After missing Fritchie, Quezon gets one more try

Like the 13 other New York-based horses entered in races on Laurel Park’s Winter Carnival card a week ago, Quezon stayed in her stall due to an equine herpes virus case at Belmont Park.

The Archives: 2018 Hall of Fame finalists

The final ballot is out and the task of picking the 2018 Hall of Fame class is in the hands of the voters, who will select this year’s group from the 10 finalists announced Thursday by the National Museum of Racing’s Hall of Fame Nominating Committee.

The Monday Special – Feb. 19

The Winter Olympics rolled into a second week and Presidents' Day Weekend extended into Monday, coinciding with the fourth installment of The Monday Special to give our take on racing action from around the world.

The Saturday Special – Feb. 17

Mardi Gras and Valentine’s Day in the books, it’s time to look ahead to President’s Day Weekend and another packed edition of The Saturday Special presented by Pin Oak Stud.

Road Trip: Quezon, New Yorkers head to Laurel

The Brook-Ledge Horse Transport guy told trainer Bob Ribaudo the trip from Belmont Park to Laurel Park was all set. “I’m going to put a couple on with you, but they’re close. Won’t be a big deal.” Ribaudo said OK and asked who the others were. “Mott and Highway Star,” came the reply. Ribaudo laughed and shook his head.