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Upstart dominates Gulfstream's Holy Bull Stakes

HALLANDALE — Upstart might not be the leading Kentucky Derby candidate in the East but after Saturday's Holy Bull Stakes at Gulfstream, some other 3-year-old will have to do something extraordinary to knock him off that perch.

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  • Never Stop Looking is among four stakes winners at Laurel
    Never Stop Looking is among four stakes winners at Laurel

    Never Stop Looking hadn't won a race since last January, but past performances were of little matter as he steered wide into the stretch and ran down his foes to win the Fire Plug Stakes, the second of four $100,000 stakes Saturday at Laurel Park. The winner finished a neck in front of Smash...

  • Spotted Heart wins $125,000 Maryland Juvenile Filly Championship at Laurel Park
    Spotted Heart wins $125,000 Maryland Juvenile Filly Championship at Laurel Park

    Spotted Heart overcame traffic and charged home to her first stakes victory in the $125,000 Maryland Juvenile Filly Championship at Laurel Park. Ridden by jockey Sheldon Russell and trained by Mark Shuman, the daughter of Lion Hearted broke alertly, moved extremely wide into the stretch and...

  • Juvenile races at Laurel draw large fields
    Juvenile races at Laurel draw large fields

    Big fields are entered in stakes for 2-year olds Friday and Saturday at Laurel Park: the Maryland Juvenile Filly Championship and the Maryland Juvenile Futurity. Thirteen fillies go in Friday's race and 12 colts and geldings are listed in Saturday's Futurity. Both races are 7 furlongs on the...

  • McCarthy breaks wrist in fall at Laurel Park
    McCarthy breaks wrist in fall at Laurel Park

    Leading rider Trevor McCarthy was unseated when his mount swerved to miss a fallen horse as both were galloping out after the second race Saturday at Laurel Park. His agent, Scott Silver, who took McCarthy to the hospital, said the rider had suffered a broken right wrist. Hugger of Trees was...

  • Horse named after Terrell Suggs wins at Laurel Park
    Horse named after Terrell Suggs wins at Laurel Park

    A gelding named T-Sizzle won the fourth race at Laurel Park this afternoon, continuing a wonderful recent trend of winning racehorses named after Baltimore sports heroes.

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