Del Mar Stable News

These news articles are specific to the Backside including Stable Notes and other race-related stories. For official Press Releases and announcements, you can read our News & Press Releases.

Green Flash Handicap (Grade III)

Saturday, August 17th, 2019   (2 hours ago)
JOE TALAMO (Mr Vargas, winner) – “We California Flagged ‘em. (A reference to the double winner of this race, and the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint, ridden by Talamo and trained by Brian Koriner.) The plan...

Stable Notes August 17, 2019

Saturday, August 17th, 2019   (5 hours ago)
Bolo © Del Mar Photo BOLO CONTINUES HEARTWARMING COMEBACK STORY IN DEL MAR MILE Trainer Carla Gaines was a bundle of emotions following the victory by Bolo, at odds of 33-1, in the Shoemaker Mile...

Single Pick Six Ticket Pays $84,867.80 at Del Mar

Friday, August 16th, 2019   (22 hours ago)
Del Mar’s Single Ticket Pick Six Jackpot paid $84,867.80 to an on-track patron who invested $1,680 to sweep the winners of the third through eighth races Friday. Winners were Tap Back (33.80), Stylishly ($5.00), Rizzi’s...

Siberian Iris, Bejarano Win CTT & TOC Stakes

Friday, August 16th, 2019   (22 hours ago)
Siberian Iris © Benoit Photo Under a perfectly-timed ride by jockey Rafael Bejarano, Calumet Farm’s Irish-bred Siberian Iris surged to the front in the final strides to win the featured $89,202 CTT & TOC Stakes...

Stable Notes August 16, 2019

Friday, August 16th, 2019   (1 day ago)
Quip Schooling with Trainer Rodolphe Brisset © Del Mar Photo FOUR EASTERN INVADERS EYE TVG PACIFIC CLASSIC LOOT They’ve come from the East in numbers unprecedented in TVG Pacific Classic history. Four horses in a...

Del Mar Mile Attracts Outstanding Field of 11

Friday, August 16th, 2019   (1 day ago)
Bowies Hero © Benoit Photo Quality plus quantity will be showcased Sunday when eleven runners whose specialty is competing at a middle distance on the grass clash in the Grade II $200,000 Del Mar Mile...

Sedamar Clicks in Del Mar Headliner

Thursday, August 15th, 2019   (2 days ago)
Sedamar © Benoit Photo Always in striking position under jockey Ruben Fuentes, Sedamar asserted her superiority in the stretch and scored a decisive victory Thursday in Del Mar’s featured race at one mile on the...

Stable Notes August 15, 2019

Thursday, August 15th, 2019   (2 days ago)
Higher Power © Del Mar Photo SADLER DOUBLES DOWN ON CHANCES FOR SECOND CLASSIC WIN If it’s an odd-numbered year then count on John Sadler to have an even number of starters in the TVG...

14 Three-Year-Old Fillies Set to Tangle in Grade I Del Mar Oaks

Thursday, August 15th, 2019   (2 days ago)
Dog Tag A power-laden line-up 14 three-year-old fillies, including four highly-regarded invaders from the East Coast, will tangle Saturday in the Grade I $300,000 Del Mar Oaks at nine furlongs over Del Mar’s infield Jimmy...

Just Grazed Me Wins Del Mar Grass Sprint

Wednesday, August 14th, 2019   (3 days ago)
Just Grazed Me © Benoit Photo Ultra-consistent Just Grazed Me, owned and bred by Nick Alexander in California, cruised to a convincing victory in Wednesday’s Del Mar feature, a five-furlong dash on the grass for...