Trainer Chad Brown holds a pair of aces in the Grade 2 Gazelle Stakes April 9 at Aqueduct where the high profile trainer will saddle the morning line favorite and second choice in the mile and an eighth race for three year-old fillies.
Named for one of the most successful Louisiana-bred horses of all-time, the $60,000 Star Guitar Stakes is the first of nine stakes races on the card March 26 at Fair Grounds as a field of six state-breds will contest the mile and one sixteenth event on the main track.
The Grade 3, $100,000 Old Hat – one of five stakes races on the January 2 card at Gulfstream – features a field of six newly-turned three year-old fillies set to contest the six furlong sprint on the main track.
Like many of the races on the December 5 Claiming Crown card at Gulfstream Park, the $110,000 Rapid Transit shapes up to be an excellent betting race with 11 former sellers set to tackle seven furlongs on the main track.
Aside from the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile, the Grade 3, $1 Million Delta Jackpot is the richest race for two year-olds in the United States. The 2015 renewal features a field of ten set to contest the mile and one sixteenth event at Delta Downs Saturday, November 21.