America’s Day on the Races to point out Kentucky Derby prep races amid slew of weekend stakes


Free Equibase previous performances obtainable for all races which can be a part of broadcast

OZONE PARK, N.Y. – America’s Day on the Races, the acclaimed nationwide telecast produced by the New York Racing Affiliation, Inc. (NYRA) in partnership with FOX Sports activities, will air protection each Saturday and Sunday showcasing stakes motion from Aqueduct Racetrack, Oaklawn Park, Turfway Park and Gulfstream Park.

Offered by America’s Greatest Racing and Claiborne Farm, America’s Day on the Races will broadcast Saturday from 2:30-7:30 p.m. Jap, with protection for the primary half hour on FS2 earlier than shifting to FS1 from 3-4:30 p.m. FS2 will choose up protection from 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Saturday’s broadcast will air stakes motion from all 4 tracks, led by the Grade 1, $750,000 Florida Derby in Race 14 at 6:40 p.m. as one in every of 10 stakes on Gulfstream’s program. The Kentucky Derby prep race, providing 100-40-20-10 qualifying factors to the top-four finishers, will see Corridor of Fame coach Bob Baffert ship out Spielberg, the 4-1 second selection on the morning line. The Grade 2 Los Alamitos Futurity winner is second coming off a runner-up effort to reigning juvenile champion Important High quality within the Grade 3 Southwest at Oaklawn Park. Biggest Honour was put in because the 6-5 morning-line favourite, getting into off wins within the Grade 3 Holy Bull and Grade 2 Fountain of Youth in his final two begins.

Different Gulfstream stakes on the published embrace the Grade 2, $200,000 Gulfstream Park Oaks in Race 12 at 5:17 p.m. Coach Kenny McPeek will attempt to win the Grade 1 Kentucky Oaks qualifier [100-40-20-10 points] for the second straight yr, seeking to observe Swiss Skydiver’s 2020 win by sending out Loopy Lovely for the 1 1/16-mile contest.

Aqueduct could have six of its 10 whole stakes proven on the published, highlighting NYRA’s New York Claiming Championship collection that provides a complete of $620,000 in purses. The New York Claiming Championship is open to horses which have began for a prescribed claiming value in 2020-21. The collection, every named after a number of the hottest claiming horses to run on the Huge A, options races at distances starting from six furlongs to 1 3/8 miles.

The Huge A televised stakes will begin with the $55,000 Kelly Kip for 4-year-olds and up going six furlongs in Race 4 at 2:50 p.m. Following so as would be the $45,000 Belle Gallantey for older fillies and mares going seven furlongs in Race 5 at 3:20 p.m., the $70,000 Peeping Tom for 4-year-olds and up at 6 1/2 furlongs in Race 6 at 3:52 p.m., the $60,000 Extra To Inform for older horses going a one-turn mile in Race 7 at 4:24 p.m., the $60,000 Sis Metropolis for fillies and mares 4-years-old and up at one mile in Race 8 at 5 p.m., the $75,000 Stud Muffin for older horses competing at a marathon 1 3/8 miles in Race 9 at 5:34 p.m., and the $45,000 Dads Caps within the Tenth-race finale for 4-year-olds and up going seven furlongs at 6:10 p.m.

Turfway Park could have three consecutive stakes broadcast, beginning with the $150,000 Kentucky Cup Traditional for 4-year-olds and up going 1 1/8 miles in Race 9 at 5:10 p.m. Race 10 will supply up the $150,000 Bourbonette Oaks for sophomore fillies going one mile at 5:45 p.m.

Stakes motion on the observe will conclude with the Grade 3, $250,000 Jeff Ruby Steaks, additionally a 100-40-20-10 Kentucky Derby qualifier. Hush of a Storm, the winner of the John Battaglia Memorial, is 3-for-3 over the Tapeta observe at Turfway. Gretzky the Nice, the Nyquist colt, is a Grade 1 winner, having captured the Summer season for Corridor of Fame coach Mark Casse.

Oaklawn will see 9 Arkansas-bred 3-year-olds and up going six furlongs within the $150,000 Nodouble Breeders’ in Race 10 at 5:52 p.m.

As a further programing word, dwell protection of the Group 1, $12 million Dubai World Cup airs Saturday at midday Jap on FS1. The sector for the twenty fifth renewal of the Dubai World Cup is headlined by a number of graded stakes winner Mystic Information and can embrace a set of standout runners from world wide.

Protection of the Dubai World Cup undercard, that includes six stakes races, will air dwell from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on FS1. The ‘Golden Hour’ telecast, that includes dwell protection of the Group 1 Dubai Sheema Traditional and Group 1 Dubai World Cup, will air from noon-1 p.m., Jap on FS1. Protection of the Dubai World Cup card on FS1 is offered by Star Guitar.

Sunday’s protection will run from 1:30-6 p.m. on FS2, highlighted by Aqueduct’s $100,000 Haynesfield for New York-bred 4-year-olds and up going a one-turn mile.

America’s Day on the Races can also be broadcast on NYRA’s YouTube channel which boasts greater than 65,000 subscribers. Followers can subscribe to NYRA’s channel and set a reminder to observe the present on YouTube Dwell. NYRA’s YouTube channel additionally hosts a plethora of race replays, particular options, America’s Day on the Races replays and extra.

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