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It's a Del Mar kind of Friday

Friday night racing where the turf meets the surf.

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Southern CA Synthetic Track Era Nears End |

"With the announcement that Del Mar plans to switch from Polytrack back to a dirt main track in 2015, the grand experiment with synthetic racing surfaces in Southern California is likely coming to an end."

Del Mar in pictures

Horse porn from Del Mar.

Weekend Open Thread: A Del Mar Holiday

A weekend of turf meeting the surf.

Pacific Classic: Game On Dude romps at Del Mar

If the 2013 Pacific Classic was a prize fight, it would have been stopped at the top of the stretch.

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Saratoga: Rosario out six weeks, Lezcano to ride Orb, Game On Dude mount open | Daily Racing Form

No Travers or Pacific Classic for Joel Rosario.

Weekend Open Thread: Travers & Pacific Classic

Saratoga takes center stage on Saturday with the Travers, while Del Mar runs the feature race of their meet, the Pacific Classic, on Sunday.

Pacific Classic: Dullahan back to defend his title

A full field of thirteen will load into the gate for Sunday's Grade 1 Pacific Classic at Del Mar.

Saturday Racing Preview for August 17, 2013

Figure out who to bet or toss for the big races across the country at Arlington (Million Day), Saratoga (Alabama/Sword Dancer Day), and Del Mar (Del Mar Oaks Day).

Weekend Stakes Open Thread - Whitney Edition

It's Whitney Day at Saratoga which means a bit of national coverage on the TV.

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When horseplayers jump from bridges

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Paynter, Liaison prepare for San Diego - Handicappers' Edge

"Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert worked Paynter and Liaison, candidates for Saturday's Grade 2, $200,000 San Diego Handicap at Del Mar, in tandem Sunday morning over the seaside track and pronounced them both ready for Saturday's potential stepping stone to the Grade 1, $1 million Pacific Classic on August 25."

Sunday at Saratoga & Del Mar

Ah, it's that time of the year when we start watching juvenile stakes races.

Del Mar Opening Day Video

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Saratoga & Del Mar Stakes Day Open Thread

It's a Saturday filled with stakes action at Saratoga, Del Mar, Delaware Park, Woodbine and Arlington.

Del Mar is back!

It's time for the turf to meet the surf. At Del Mar.

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Post-Hollywood Calendar for 2014-15 Approved |

Del Mar will run a 2nd meet from early November to early December under the new SoCal set-up.

Summer's Over: Saratoga And Del Mar Meets Come To A Close

A look back at the stakes results and top performances from the 2012 Del Mar and Saratoga meets.

Pacific Classic 2012 Result: Dullahan Runs Down Game On Dude

Dullahan wins the Grade 1 Pacific Classic at Del Mar on Sunday, August 26th.

Pacific Classic 2012: Game On Dude Looks To Conquer The Del Mar Polytrack

A preview of the 2012 Grade 1 Pacific Classic at Del Mar on Sunday, August 26th, featuring Game On Dude, Rail Trip, Dullahan, Richard's Kid, Amani (CHI) and Suggestive Boy (ARG).

2012 Del Mar Opening Day Preview

Picks and Preview of the opening day of the 2012 Del Mar meeting, including the split divisions of the Oceanside Stakes.

Weemissfrankie Impressive In The Del Mar Debutante

A look at Weemissfrankie's win in the Grade 1 Del Mar Debutante on Saturday.


A preview of today's Grade 1 Pacific Classic at Del Mar.

Del Mar 2011: Two-turn races on the Polytrack

A look at the profile of winning horse going two-turns on the Del Mar Polytrack.

G1-EDDIE READ STAKES: Entries and Post Positions

A look at the entries and post positions for Saturday's Grade 1 Eddie Read Stakes at Del Mar where seven-year-old mare Celtic Princess will take on the boys.

DEL MAR 2011: Opening Day

A look at the opening day of the 2011 meet at Del Mar.

Del Mar Derby: To DQ, or not to DQ?

Should Twirling Candy have been disqualified for interference in the Del Mar Derby?

Richard's Kid wins the Pacific Classic

Richard's Kid wins the Grade 1 Pacific Classic

2010 Pacific Classic: The Usual Q.T. leads field of ten

A look at the entries, post positions and morning line odds for Saturday's Grade 1 Pacific Classic at Del Mar.

$846,824 Pick Six Carryover at Del Mar

A look at Sunday's Pick Six at Del Mar, featuring an $800,000 carryover.

Sidney's Candy burns up the lawn

Sidney's Candy sets a Del Mar turf course record in yesterday's Grade 2 La Jolla Handicap.

Sidney's Candy heads to the lawn for the La Jolla Handicap

Entries and post positions for Saturday's Grade 2 La Jolla Handicap at Del Mar featuring Santa Anita Derby winner Sidney's Candy.