Midnight Bisou Faces Deep Field in Mother Goose Stakes

Midnight Bisou winning the Santa Ysabel Stakes (gr. III) at Santa Anita -© BENOIT PHOTO Although Saturday’s $250,000 Mother Goose Stakes (gr. II) at Belmont Park lost its Grade 1 status last year, that hasn’t stopped the 2018 renewal of the 8.5-furlong event from drawing a top-class field packed with proven graded stakes winners. You know the stakes are high when the Triple Crown-winning Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith travels from California to ride on the East [...]

Open look about Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies

Separationofpowers is too strong in the Frizette Stakes (Coglianese Photos) Successive grade one victories in California have hurled Moonshine Memories into favoritism for the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies on November 4th, but it’s still a race where the form lines aren’t easy to establish. Moonshine Memories won both the Del Mar Debutante Stakes (G1) and the Chandelier Stakes (G1) in a very professional manner – getting into a stalking position quickly, attacking on the final turn, and extending [...]