Following his impressive maiden win,  DREAM SHAKE earned his first black type running 3rd in the  SAN FELIPE S. at  Santa Anita.
DREAM SHAKE was a $75,000 sale to Exline at OBS April consigned by Cary Frommer.

MY BOY PADDY graduates in a MSW at Turfway

Big MSW win for MY BOY PADDY (Paddy O’Prado) ridden in Aiken by Logan Bearden and trained by Justin Rivera. He obviously loved the synthetic surface at TurfwayPark. After a bump at the start he recovered, was perfectly placed between horses at the far turn and went clear for the win by 1  3/4  lengths for owner/breeder Jellicoe Creek. His earnings now stand at $31,939. Congratulations to all – great way to begin the new year!

ATT Grad Graded SW SIR ANTHONY wins the Allen Jerkens S at Gulfstream + ATT Grad PAULETTE wins at Hawthorne

At 5, GSW SIR ANTHONY (Mineshaft–Mourette (MSP, $176,271), by Smart Strike, galloped to a win in the 2 mile marathon the listed H. ALLEN JERKENS S., at Gulfstream.  Of his 7 wins lifetime, 4 have been in stakes company, 2 in graded stakes company.
O/B-Richard Otto Stables, Inc. (IL);
T-Anthony Mitchell
J-Julien R. Leparoux. $43,710.
Lifetime Record: GSW, 28-7-3-4, $493,550

On the same day, PAULETTE (Colonel John) pressed the pace in second and then cleared to win her third race by over 4 lengths. She is also trained by Anthony Miller and is owned by Aimee Bohlman

Ron Stevens on Trainer Talk 12/16/21 on HRRN

Wednesdays at 6:00 PM ET,  it’s Trainer Talk, presented by Fasig-Tipton, with Mike Penna. Every week Mike chats with the top trainers in thoroughbred racing. He gets the stories that you won’t hear anywhere else on everything from the reasons they got into horse racing to their philosophy on life. Join us tomorrow for Trainer Talk featuring Mike’s conversation with longtime Dogwood Stables trainer Ron Stevens.

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REASSURED by 8 3/4!

Already stakes placed in the Maryland Million Nursery Stakes, REASSURED (Bandbox) broke his maiden today by 8 3/4 widening lengths at Laurel. Going 1 1/16 on the dirt he was under a snug hold early but when allowed he sailed to the lead. The 2 year old colt is a homebred for Hillwood Stables, LLC and is trained by Brittany Russell. He was started in Aiken by Cary Frommer