Chicago Barn to Wire BRIS
Home | News | Bloggers | Forums | Resources | Links | Marketplace | Gallery | Contact Us | Search
Chicago racing newsletter sign-up
Upcoming events
Arlington Million
Legislation

Home
News Updates

Previous stories

Arlington
Balmoral
Hawthorne
Maywood
Sportsman's
Chicago Sun-Times
Chicago Tribune
Daily Herald
Blood-Horse
Daily Racing Form
Harness Link
Illinois Racing Board

2014
Arlington Million
Triple Crown
Illinois Derby

2013
Breeders' Cup
Hawthorne Gold Cup
Arlington Million
Triple Crown
Illinois Derby

2012
Breeders' Cup
Hawthorne Gold Cup
Arlington Million
Triple Crown
Illinois Derby

 

 

 

 

Balmoral Park

Balmoral Park (5/11/11)

Contact: Tom Kelley
(708) 672-1414

ANTHONYSKYWALKER STILL PERFECT IN 2011 AFTER NILES OTB WIN

Anthonyskywalker
Driver Dean Magee and Anthonyskywalker won for the third time in as many tries this year as they cruised to a four length victory in Wednesday's $9,000 Niles OTB Stake at Balmoral Park.
After posting open lengths scores in his first two starts in 2011 South Of The Tracks Racing’s Anthonyskywalker figured to be the one to beat in Wednesday night’s $9,000 Niles OTB Stake. Sent off at odds of 1-9, the gelded son of Powerful Emotion-Queen Jamie did not disappoint his legion of backers as once again making it look easy as he cruised to a four-length victory in 1:57.0 for driver Dean Magee.

Hustled away from the outside post in the field of five, the Homer Hochstetler trainee strolled through leisurely splits of 29.0, 59.0 and 1:29.0 while under no pressure whatsoever from his state-bred rivals.

Turning for home the bay gelding kicked it into high gear as he trotted home in 28.0 to notch his third straight victory. Fox Valley Arrow (Casey Leonard) turned a pocket-sitting trip into a second place check while Detailer (Robert Taylor) finished third.

After going winless in 10 starts last season, Anthonyskywalker now boasts three wins and four thirds in 13 lifetime starts with earnings of $35,375. The win was the 3,993rd of driver Dean Magee’s career as well.

index sitemap advanced
search engine by freefind

 

 


Recent headlines

Balmoral: Saturday 10/25 Analysis (10/24)

Sweet 16 on hold (10/24)

Looking Back: Sportsman’s last Super Night (10/23)

$25,000 guarantee on Balmoral Pick 5 tonight (10/22)

Balmoral: Wednesday 10/22 Analysis + Pick Five Ticket (10/21)

Cardinal Trot missing its division leader (10/21)

Letter to the editor: Save horse racing (10/20)

On any given Sunday (10/19)

$25,000 guarantee on Balmoral Pick 5 tonight (10/18)

Saving the Windy City Pace (10/18)

Watch and Bet Harness Racing at TwinSpires.com



 

 

Home | News Updates | Bloggers | Forums | Search
Resources | Links | Marketplace | Gallery | Advertising | Contact Us

Copyright © 2000-2014 Chicago Barn to Wire. All rights reserved.
Privacy policy