Monthly Archives: October 2014
In 1995, Cigar was the ultimate horse, going undefeated that season. His Breeder’s Cup Race still sends chills down my spine and is one of my favorite Tom Durkin race calls. RIP Cigar you were definitely the champions champion.
According to the Daily Racing Form and the New York Gaming Commission website,three trainers: Doug O’Neil, Bruce Levine and Brad Cox were suspended for drug violations. Additionally jockey Junior Alvarado was suspended as a result of his riding in the Jockey Club Gold Cup that caused jockey Rajiv Maragh to fracture his arm in several places … Continue reading