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Justify Makes It Clear; Undefeated Colt Produces Historic Preakness Win For Baffert

The following appeared in The Paulick Report May 19th. Justify will go for the Triple Crown win June 9th at Belmont. Be at a Virginia Bets OTB that day for what could a memory making day.  A dense fog enveloped the sloppy Pimlico course just before the main event on Saturday, but neither the weather nor … Continue reading Justify Makes It Clear; Undefeated Colt Produces Historic Preakness Win For Baffert

Doris “Dee” Lineweaver Named Racing Secretary For 2018 Shenandoah Downs Fall Harness Season

The Virginia Equine Alliance (VEA) announced the appointment of Doris Lineweaver to the position of Racing Secretary at its annual fall harness meet at Shenandoah Downs in Woodstock, Virginia. This is the 42-year old Lineweaver’s first position as Racing Secretary. A third generation horseman on both sides, Lineweaver owned her first harness horse at the age of 13 and started training and driving at the age … Continue reading Doris “Dee” Lineweaver Named Racing Secretary For 2018 Shenandoah Downs Fall Harness Season

Good Magic Officially Scheduled For Rematch With Justify In Saturday’s Preakness

The following appeared in The Paulick Report May 13th. The Preakness is this Saturday, May 19th and Pimlico has a stakes filled card both Friday and Saturday. The card on Friday, highlighted by Irish War Cry’s appearance in the Pimlico Special, begins at 11:30 AM and Saturday’s card, highlighted  by the rematch of Justify and … Continue reading Good Magic Officially Scheduled For Rematch With Justify In Saturday’s Preakness

Virginia-Bred & Virginia-Raised/Owned Horses To Compete In Saturday’s Grade I Man o ‘War Stakes

It may be the bye week between the Derby and Preakness, but it doesn’t look like it based on Belmont’s card this Saturday. They have a stakes filled program highlighted by the $700,000 Man o’ War Stakes (Gr. I), which features Virginia-bred One Go All Go and Virginia-raised/owned Sadler’s Joy.  It is the 11th on Belmont’s card … Continue reading Virginia-Bred & Virginia-Raised/Owned Horses To Compete In Saturday’s Grade I Man o ‘War Stakes