Videos tagged with "faces"

1999 Suburban Handicap Grade I [03:20]
Behrens, handling the distance, the competition and the 100-degree heat with professional sureness, raced into the upper levels of handicap horses in this country yesterday when he won the 113th running of the Suburban Handicap at Belmont Park by nearly three lengths. It was the fourth straight success for the 5-year-old bay, who now faces the second half of the year with great credentials and great expectations. In his next start, the $600000 Whitney Handicap at Saratoga on Aug. 1, Behrens will face Victory Gallop. Four weeks later, in the $1 million Pacific Classic at Del Mar, he will race Real Quiet. If there are any questions after that, all three horses should answer them in the $4 million Breeders' Cup Classic at Gulfstream Park on Nov. 6. But yesterday, Behrens left nothing unanswered. He was the overwhelming choice to outrun eight rivals on the hottest day of the year before 11364 stifled fans, and he made no mistakes. With Jorge Chavez directing the performance from the saddle, Behrens ran third after half a mile, second after three-quarters and first after one mile. Then, after extending his lead through the homestretch, he crossed the wire 2 3/4 lengths in front of the 41-1 long shot Catienus. Behrens, carrying the high weight of 121 pounds, had run a mile and a quarter in a snappy 2:01 and had staked a strong claim to the front ranks of the nation's senior horses. ''You always worry about the heat; you can't not worry about it,'' said his trainer, H. James ...
Tags: belmont, park, horse, racing, tom, durkin, jorge, chavez, behrens, catienus

Handicapping Rachel Alexandra in the New Orleans Ladies' [04:23]
Taking a look at the New Orleans Ladies' where Rachel Alexandra makes her seasonal debut. She faces a field of just five foes in what will definitely be one of the most talked about races this month. Clear Sailing, Zardana, Fighter Wing, and Unforgotten will attempt to knock off the reigning champion.
Tags: Rachel Alexandra, horse racing, horse racing nation, fair grounds, New Orleans Ladies, Zenyatta, Clear Sailing

Sea Hero -vs- Fourstars Allstar - 1994 Belmont Allowance
The 1993 Kentucky Derby winner faces off with multiple graded winner Fourstars Allstar.. Sea Hero, who won the Travers last August, raised memories of his past when he ran a strong second in the seventh race. He lost by only a neck to LEO O'BRIEN's 6-year-old warrior, Fourstars Allstar, who ran the mile and one-sixteenth in a fast 1:39/4 5 on the turf. ... belmont park horse racing sea hero fourstars allstar leo obrien jose santos jerry bailey rokeby stable tom durkin ...
Tags: belmont, park, horse, racing, sea, hero, fourstars, allstar, leo, obrien, jose, santos, jerry, bailey, rokeby, stable, tom, durkin

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