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.

Bob and Jackie Wins Let It Ride Stakes

Saturday, November 9th, 2019   (7 months ago)
Bob and Jackie © Benoit Photo Out of action since winning the Eddie Logan Stakes late last year, Bob and Jackie returned to competition victoriously, nosing out Proud Pedro to win the featured $77,550 Let...

Leucothea favored in Desi Arnaz Stakes

Saturday, November 9th, 2019   (7 months ago)
Leucothea © Benoit Photo Leucothea, a romping eight and one-half length winner of the Anoakia Stakes at Santa Anita in mid-October, will be a solid favorite versus five two-year-old filly rivals Sunday in the $75,000...

Stable Notes November 9, 2019

Saturday, November 9th, 2019   (7 months ago)
Foggy Start © Benoit Photo FOGGY RACE ADDS UNEXPECTED FLAVOR TO OPENING DAY PROGRAM “In 50 years I’ve never experienced anything like it,” Del Mar track announcer Trevor Denman said late Friday after the opening...

Wicked Old Fashion Surprises in Kathryn Crosby Stakes

Friday, November 8th, 2019   (7 months ago)
Wicked Old Fashion (Outside) © Benoit Photo Wicked Old Fashion, a lightly-regarded invader from Northern California piloted by Evin Roman, outran her 30-1 odds and then some in rallying from dead least to win the...

Stable Notes November 8, 2019

Friday, November 8th, 2019   (7 months ago)
Peter Miller © Del Mar Thoroughbred Club CUP SUCCESS BEHIND, MILLER BACK AT PERSONAL ‘DISNEYLAND’ Another successful Breeders’ Cup five days in the rear view mirror, trainer Peter Miller understandably had a smile on his...

Stable Notes November 7, 2019

Thursday, November 7th, 2019   (7 months ago)
Excellent Sunset (Left) © Benoit Photo SIXTH FALL SEASON TO COMMENCE WITH KATHRYN CROSBY FEATURE The sixth edition of Del Mar’s fall thoroughbred racing season begins Friday. As in the past, it will have Bing...

Condition Book for Del Mar's Bing Crosby Season Now Out

Thursday, October 17th, 2019   (8 months ago)
Del Mar has announced the release of its condition book for the upcoming Bing Crosby Season. The 15-day session – running from Friday, November 8 to Sunday, December 1 – has been covered entirely in...

Nucky Wins Runhappy Del Mar Futurity; Accident Mars Race

Monday, September 2nd, 2019   (10 months ago)
Nucky © Benoit Photo In an eventful renewal of the Grade I Runhappy $300,000 Del Mar Futurity Monday, 35-1 longshot Nucky scored by two and three-quarter lengths and then survived an inquiry after the seven-furlong...

Irish-Bred Yesterdayoncemore Upsets in Juvenile Fillies Turf

Monday, September 2nd, 2019   (10 months ago)
Yesterdayoncemore (IRE) © Benoit Photo Making her United States debut, Irish-bred Yesterdayoncemore rallied in the stretch under Hall of Fame rider Victor Espinoza to win the $100,000 Del Mar Juvenile Fillies Turf, a supporting feature...

Stable Notes September 2, 2019

Monday, September 2nd, 2019   (10 months ago)
Flavien Prat TIME TO WRAP UP SUMMER ’19 – LIKE PRAT HAS DONE WITH JOCKEY RACE Closing day of the 80th summer racing season at Del Mar is an occasion to reflect on the past...