Our weekly round-up of milestones, facts and figures begins with the death of a tragic figure from Canadian racing.
Get the news, quotes and videos as dual winner Todd Pletcher gets back on the Kentucky trail with his sixth Florida Derby winner.
Rivalry between the jockeys boiled over off the track last week in a bout of fisticuffs.
Mike Smith, heavily sanctioned after last year’s race for his use of the whip, also picked up another ban for causing interference on Charlatan.
Golden Pal recorded the best Beyer by a two-year-old in the USA this year with a blistering win at Saratoga.
Wesley Ward is off the mark for 2020 after Sunshine City became his first two-year-old winner of the year at Gulfstream Park on Thursday.
Reigning Eclipse Award-winning jockey Irad Ortiz returned to action on Saturday with a four-timer at Gulfstream Park.
Eclipse Award-winning jockey Irad Ortiz returns to the saddle on Saturday after a month’s self-imposed exile over coronavirus worries.