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Heavily-favored Marley’s Freedom made it back-to-back wins in the Grade II, $200,351 Great Lady M. Stakes Saturday at Los Alamitos. The 3-5 choice in the field of six, the 5-year-old daughter of Blame and the Formal Gold mare Relaxing Green was reserved off the early pace by jockey Drayden Van …continue reading

Defending champion Soi Phet is among 14 nominees to the $100,000-guaranteed Bertrando Stakes, a one-mile race for 3-year-olds & up bred or sired in California. The sixth renewal of the Bertrando will be run Saturday, June 29, opening day of the Summer Thoroughbred Festival at Los Alamitos. An 11-year-old son …continue reading

David Wood, representing Balboa Yacht Club, posted another day of racing without a loss, sweeping SDYC’s Peter Joslin in the semi-finals and fellow BYC competitor Jeffrey Petersen in the finals to win the Junior Match Racing Invitational for the second year in a row. The two-day, Grade 4 match racing …continue reading

An alteration to the schedule for the Summer Thoroughbred Festival at Los Alamitos was made official Friday. The three-week season will now commence Saturday, June 29 rather than the originally scheduled Thursday, June 27. Racing will be conducted on a Thursday-Sunday basis – including a special holiday program (Thursday, July …continue reading