Lucky ‘Rabbit’s Foot’: Gun Runner’s Extra Horseshoe Brings Additional Intrigue To Whitney

Lucky 'Rabbit's Foot': Gun Runner's Extra Horseshoe Brings Additional Intrigue To Whitney
Watchmaker: Gun Runner brings us back to reality
Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimney's Gun Runner was in fine fettle Sunday morning following his 5 ¼-length domination in Saturday's Grade 1, $1.2 million Whitney – a performance made all the more memorable by a wayward horseshoe that 

Prominent chef and television personality Bobby Flay will appear for the first time on Saturday's NBC Breeders' Cup broadcast of the Whitney Stakes at Saratoga, according to newsday.com. The Thoroughbred owner and breeder, a member of the board of

Gun Runner and Florent Geroux after winning the Grade 1 Whitney Stakes at Saratoga. (Ross Costanza/NYRA Photo). Tom Pedulla presents five major takeaways from Whitney Day on Saturday at Saratoga Race Course:. A rascally rabbit was no match for the multiple Grade 1 winner Gun Runner on Saturday at Saratoga as talent trumped strategy in the $1.2 million Whitney (G1), a “Win & You're In” prep for the Breeders' Cup Classic (G1). Owners Loooch Racing Stables and

Gun Runner closes in on the finish line on the way to victory in the Whitney on Saturday at Saratoga Race Course. Courtesy of NYRA. The Whitney. Buy Now. Gun Runner and jockey Florent Geroux in the winner's circle. Adam Mooshian, NYRA. SARATOGA

Gun Runner (Candy Ride {Arg}) continued his domination of the East Coast handicapping ranks and earned the third Grade I victory of his career with a commanding 5 1/4-length win in the GI Whitney H. at Saratoga Saturday–a race he won despite running

Gun Runner easily takes Whitney Stakes, qualifies for Breeders' Cup Classic
Gun Runner easily takes Whitney Stakes, qualifies for Breeders' Cup Classic

Gun Runner wins Saturday's Whitney Stakes at Saratoga Race Course with one of Cautious Giant's shoes entangled in his tail. SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – With a little more than a half-mile to run in Saturday's Grade 1 Whitney Stakes at Saratoga, Florent

Maybe the only thing that can slow down Gun Runner in Saturday's 90th running of the $1.2 million Grade I Whitney Stakes at Saratoga Race Course is the weatherman. On paper, the fast, 4-year-old colt looks to be too good for the six other horses who …

3-5 favorite Gun Runner cruises to victory in Whitney

Gun Runner cruises to victory in Whitney Stakes at Saratoga
Gun Runner cruises to victory in Whitney Stakes at Saratoga

Gun Runner (Candy Ride) and jockey Florent Geroux win the Whitney (Gr I) at Saratoga Racecourse 8/5/17. Trainer: Steve Asmussen. Owner: Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC & Three Chimneys Farm

Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimneys' Gun Runner (Candy Ride {Arg}) exited his scintillating victory in Saturday's GI Whitney H. in good shape, according to trainer Steve Asmussen. “He's fabulous, happy with himself, came back great,” said

Saratoga Diary: “Too Bad About John Pricci”
Saratoga Diary: “Too Bad About John Pricci”

"I was like, 'Pick it up a notch,'" Geroux said of his position behind the longshot leader. "At the five-eighths pole, I said, 'I am going to take over from here. You are trying to slow me down.' I wanted to keep my horse to a nice, easy breeze. I didn … . Everyone is operating under the belief that sprinter Cautious Giant is in Saturday's $1.2 million Grade I Whitney to try to fly out of the gate to insure an honest pace for another horse, War Story, who technically isn't his stablemate but who shares …

A heavy favorite coming home a winner in a stakes race at “The Graveyard of Champions” is never a guaranteed thing, but Gun Runner simply said, “What curse???” in route to a facile victory in the $1.2 million, 1 1/8 mile, Grade 1 Whitney Stakes at …


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