Super Saver, 8 Others Take Flight To The Preakness; Hurricane Ike Is Left Behind With Left Leg Injury

BALTIMORE, MD 05-12-2010
SUPER SAVER/AIKENITE – Trainer Todd Pletcher’s Preakness runners, Kentucky Derby winner Super Saver and Derby Trail runner-up Aikenite, left Churchill Downs Wednesday morning before being loaded onto the Baltimore-bound plane that carried the bulk of the 12-horse field for the Middle Jewel of the Triple Crown.

Injury Knocks Hurricane Ike Out Of Preakness

BALTIMORE, MD  05-12-10 – An unspecified injury to his left hind leg discovered Wednesday morning at Churchill Downs will prevent Hurricane Ike from competing in Saturday’s Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course.

First Preakness Hopefuls Arrive At Pimlico

BALTIMORE,MD 05-11-10–--The first two members of the field for the 135th Preakness Stakes, Dublin and Northern Giant, arrived a little later than expected early Tuesday evening at Pimlico Race Course.

Lady Legends Race And Jockey Challenge Spark Black-Eyed Susan Day Card

BALTIMORE,MD 05-11-10---Twenty-five years ago, Patti “PJ” Cooksey arrived at Pimlico Race Course as the first female jockey to ride in its signature race, the Preakness® Stakes.

Everything Is On 'Go' With Derby Star Super Saver; Field Of 13 Likely After The Defection Of 'Impazible'

BALTIMORE, MD  05-11-2010
SUPER SAVER/AIKENITE/MISSION IMPAZIBLE – Kentucky Derby winner and likely Preakness favorite Super Saver walked Tuesday at Churchill Downs, on the morning after he breezed three furlongs in :36.60.

Super Saver Breezes Fast And Easy At Churchill; Defection Of A Little Warm Makes Room For First Dude In Saturday's Preakness

BALTIMORE,MD  05-10-10

SUPER SAVER/AIKENITE/MISSION IMPAZIBLESuper Saver, WinStar Farm’s Kentucky Derby winner, tuned up for the Preakness Stakes with a three-furlong breeze in :36.60 Monday morning at Churchill Downs.

Pimlico Receives Full Accreditation After Follow-Up Review By NTRA Safety And Integrity Alliance Inspection Team

BALTIMORE, MD  05-10-2010


The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) announced today that Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore has been fully accredited by the NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance following a complete review of all areas that caused Pimlico to receive provisional accreditation from Alliance inspectors last year.

Grade 2 Black-Eyed Susan Headlines Friday Card

BALTIMORE, 05-10-10---Two fillies who have hooked up before top the field for the 86th running of the Grade 2 Black-Eyed Susan Stakes, the headliner on a 13-race program Friday at Pimlico Race Course.

The card also features six additional stakes races, the second annual jockey challenge and a six-furlong event entitled Legend's For The Cure, an eight-starter field restricted to retired female jockeys.

Aikenite Works Five Furlongs At Churchill Downs; Fifteen Entries Possible; First Dude Is On The Bubble

BALTIMORE, MD 05-09-2010


SUPER SAVER/AIKENITE/MISSION IMPAZIBLESuper Saver, WinStar Farm’s Kentucky Derby winner, stood in the starting gate and galloped a mile and an eighth under Kevin Willey at Churchill Downs Sunday morning.

Preakness 5k Unofficially Kicks Off Preakness Week

BALTIMORE, 05-08-10---Preakness week unofficially started this morning at Pimlico Race Course with the running of the Preakness 5K. Nearly 600 runners took part in the run, which started on the famed Pimlico oval and ended in the Infield.

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