Senor Buscador wins the $200,000 Springboard Mile by 5 3/4 lengths under Luis Quinonez

The Grade 2 Risen Star Stakes headings a six-stakes card billed as Louisiana Derby Sneak Peek Day at Fair Premises Race Course & & Slots on Saturday and will use an overall of 85 Kentucky Derby certifying indicate the leading 4 finishers with 50 points going to the winner. The $300,000 Rachel Alexandra Stakes is likewise part of the card and will have 50 indicate the winner up for grabs towards the Longines Kentucky Oaks.

The thirteen-race Fair Premises card will air on TVG. In addition to racing from Fair Premises and Santa Anita, TVG will be including racing from Tampa Bay Downs, Gulfstream Park, Aqueduct and more. Fans can tune in on TVG, TVG2 and the Watch TVG app which is readily available on Amazon Fire, Roku and linked Apple TELEVISION gadgets.

Live racing from Aqueduct Racetrack, Fair Premises and Tampa Bay Downs will likewise make up Saturday’s broadcast of America’s Day at the Races, the nationwide telecast produced by the New york city Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) in collaboration with FOX Sports.

Provided by America’s Finest Racing and Claiborne Farm, America’s Day at the Races will air from 2:30 p.m.– 7:30 p.m. ET on FS2, consisting of 4 graded stakes from Fair Premises, highlighted by the Risen Star.

Due to winter season weather condition anticipated in Hot Springs, Oaklawn canceled its prolonged Presidents’ Day weekend and is rescheduling the 3 graded stakes and one listed stakes. The Grade 3 Bayakoa Stakes, Grade 3 Razorback Handicap, and Grade 3 Southwest Stakes will now be run Saturday, Feb. 20, and the $150,000 Dixie Belle Stakes and $150,000 Downthedustyroad Stakes will be run Sunday, Feb. 21.

Saturday, Feb. 13

2:34 p.m.–$ 100,000 Grade 3 Gulfstream Park Grass Sprint Stakes at Gulfstream Park on TVG

Leinster looms as a strong favorite in Saturday’s Gulfstream Park Grass Sprint on the strength of a third-place surface in the Breeders’ Cup Grass Sprint at Keeneland last November. The Rusty Arnold student is set to make his 2021 launching in the five-furlong grass sprint for 4-year-olds and up. Leinster, a 6-year-old boy of Majestic Warrior, completed a length behind triumphant Glass Slippers and a half-length behind runner-up Wet Your Whistle in the 5 1/2- furlong Breeders’ Cup Grass Sprint in his 2020 ending.


3:23 p.m.–$ 250,000 Grade 3 Barbara Fritchie Stakes at Laurel Park on TVG

With couple of staying spaces on Hi Beautiful’s resume, fitness instructor Brittany Russell will look for to attain a substantial turning point for both herself and her steady star when they take on 7 competitors in Saturday’s Barbara Fritchie. A graded win would fill an essential blank on an otherwise outstanding journal for Hi Beautiful, a Maryland-bred child of Golden Lad that has actually won 5 profession stakes and takes a three-race win streak into the wealthiest and most prominent occasion of the winter season satisfy. Sporting an ideal 7-0 record over Laurel’s primary track, Hi Beautiful is three-for-four at 7 furlongs consisting of wins in the Maryland Million Nursery and Securely Kept last fall to top her sophomore project.


3:53 p.m.–$ 250,000 Grade 3 General George Stakes at Laurel Park on TVG

Grade 3 winner Majestic Dunhill, leaving a set of frustrating efforts off a career-best efficiency, trades the South Florida sunlight for Maryland’s winter season chill as he tries to restore his winning kind in the General George. Majestic Dunhill has actually positioned in 3 stakes because, consisting of the 2019 Polynesian at Laurel, and beat Share the Trip by a head to record the Grade 3 Vibrant Ruler Stakes in the mud on Halloween at Belmont Park.


5:16 p.m.–$ 100,000 Grade 3 Gulfstream Park Sprint Stakes at Gulfstream Park on TVG

Several graded-stakes winner Mischevious Alex is anticipated to be a short-priced preferred to record Saturday’s Gulfstream Park Sprint. Mischevious Alex, who is owned by Money is King LLC and LC Racing LLC, signed up with fitness instructor Saffie Joseph’s steady for his 2021 project after an efficient 3-year-old season that consisted of success in the Grade 3 Swale Stakes at Gulfstream and the Grade 3 Gotham Stakes at Aqueduct. Making his very first start because ending up 6th in the Grade 1 H. Allen Jerkens Stakes last August at Saratoga, the boy of Into Mischief made a sweeping relocation into the stretch and drained to win by 3 3/4 lengths in a Jan. 10 optional declaring allowance race.


5:44 p.m.–$ 200,000 Grade 3 Mineshaft Stakes at Fair Premises on FS2 and TVG

Godolphin’s unbeaten homebred Maxfield, who was required to miss out on the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile in 2019 and the Kentucky Derby in 2015, begins as an excessive favorite in the Mineshaft at 1 1/16 miles, which must act as an ideal introducing pad for what his connections hope will lastly be a season-long project. Fitness Instructor Brendan Walsh has actually needed to withstand some apparent dissatisfactions with Maxfield as he’s begun simply 4 times in what is now his 3rd season of racing. The boy of Street Sense caught the Grade 1 Breeders’ Futurity in 2019 however missed out on the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile with a small foot injury and after that got hindered off the Derby Path in 2015 when he came out of a June exercise with a condylar fracture of his ideal front cannon bone.


6:16 p.m.–$ 150,000 Grade 3 Fair Premises Stakes at Fair Premises on FS2 and TVG

Fitness Instructor Brad Cox is hoping a go back to Cajun Nation will influence a recover for Element This, who figures to begin as a strong preferred when he wants to safeguard his title in Saturday’s Fair Premises Stakes over the Stall-Wilson Grass Course. Element This began his increase to nationwide prominence in in 2015’s Fair Premises for Cox, as he set the speed and published a surprise 8-1 win. He utilized that rating as a springboard to another regional tally in the satisfy’s grass emphasize, the Grade 2 Muniz Memorial, then followed that up with wins in Churchill Downs’ Grade 2 Wise Dan Stakes and after that the Kentucky Downs Sneak Peek Grass Cup at Ellis Park.


6:47 p.m.–$ 300,000 Grade 2 Rachel Alexandra Stakes at Fair Premises on FS2 and TVG

The course to the Kentucky Oaks starts in earnest Saturday at Fair Premises when Travel Column begins as what figures to be a strong preferred in the Rachel Alexandra Stakes. Travel Column revealed her existence in the Grade 2 Golden Rod when she was sandwiched at the start, raced last-of-9 early, then got captured in traffic going into the far turn. She could not go out till midstretch, then struck another equipment in an immediate and won disappearing.


7:18 p.m.–$ 400,000 Grade 2 Risen Star Stakes at Fair Premises on FS2 and TVG

Fitness instructor Todd Fincher rolls into town with the unbeaten Senor Buscador, who ranks as an amazing beginner in a sterling renewal of Saturday’s Risen Star. Senor Buscador went from an unraced maiden in early November to a smart person Kentucky Derby competitor a bit more than 6 weeks later on, as he parlayed a 5 1/2- furlong first win at Remington November 6 into a 5 3/4- length win in the Springboard Mile there Dec. 18. Amongst his chief competitors figures to be Winchell Thoroughbreds’ Midnight Bourbon, who led every action of the method the Grade 3 Lecomte on the Jan. 16 and has actually revealed lots of adaptability in his profession too.


7:20 p.m.–$ 200,000 Grade 2 Santa Monica Stakes at Santa Anita Park on TVG

A longshot winner of the opening day Grade 1 La Brea Stakes, fitness instructor Eoin Harty’s Fair Maiden will look for to confirm that triumph as she heads a strong field of 12 older fillies and mares going 7 furlongs in Saturday’s Santa Monica Stakes. Dismissed at 20-1 in the La Brea, Fair Maiden rallied for an emphatic 2 1/4 length win, as a set of Bob Baffert fillies, Golden Principal and Merneith, ran 2nd and 3rd. She will need to once again compete with those 2 plus yet another Baffert runner, Qahira, who will be making her very first Grade 1 look on Saturday.


Sunday, Feb. 14

6:30 p.m.–$ 100,000 Grade 3 Sugary Food Life Stakes at Santa Anita Park on TVG

An outstanding winner of her U.S. launching going 6 furlongs on grass on January 2, fitness instructor Phil D’Amato’s Majestic Actions (IRE) figures hard right back amongst a competitive field of 12 sophomore fillies going the very same range out of Santa Anita’s grass chute in the Sugary food Life Stakes. D’Amato will likewise be represented by another Irish-bred in the Sugary Food Life, Going Worldwide (IRE), who has actually been idle because beating 13 competitors in open business going 7 furlongs on artificial Nov. 11 in Ireland.


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