Racing News

BAZE TAKES CLEAR LEAD IN FALL MEET STANDINGS WITH FOUR-WIN DAY

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2015

ALBANY, CALIF. – Hall of Famer Russell Baze, who entered the race week tied with apprentice David Lopez atop the jockey standings, appears to be well on his way to yet another Golden Gate meet title after winning four races Thursday.

HORSE FOR COURSE STREAMSIDE FAVORED IN $50,000 OAKLAND

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2015

ALBANY, CALIF. – Streamside, a winner of 11 of 21 starts on Golden Gate Fields’ main track, heads a group of eight entered in the $50,000 Oakland, Saturday’s featured race. 

GOLDEN GATE TO CONDUCT TOYS FOR TOTS DRIVE ON SUNDAY

ALBANY, CALIF. – Golden Gate Fields on Sunday will conduct a toy drive in conjunction with Toys for Tots, with free Clubhouse admission offered to patrons who bring a new, unwrapped toy.
 
Members of the United States Marine Corps Reserve will be on hand to collect toys at the General Admission, Clubhouse and Turf Club gates. Coupons also will be given to those who make a cash donation equal to or greater than the cost of Clubhouse admission ($10). 
 

HOLLENDORFER POSTS DOUBLE, MOVES CLOSER TO MILESTONE

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2015
 
ALBANY, CALIF. – Hall of Famer Jerry Hollendorfer is now six wins away from reaching the 7,000-victory milestone after capturing a pair of races Sunday at Golden Gate Fields.
 
Hollendorfer swept his own rolling Double by winning race 4 with Frandontjudge ($4.60) and race 5 with French Alps ($3.20). The $2 Double returned $10.00. He also won race 4 at Del Mar with Great Lou ($3.80).
 

CODE WARRIOR, SANGUINETTI COMBINE TO DEFEAT MALES IN GOLDEN NUGGET

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2015
 
ALBANY, CALIF. – Code Warrior and jockey Anne Sanguinetti combined to easily defeat their male competition in the $52,255 Golden Nugget on Saturday at Golden Gate Fields.
 

ALERT BAY NIPS G. G. RYDER IN THRILLING FRIDAY ALLOWANCE

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2015
 
Alert Bay, prepping for an upcoming start in the Grade 2 Seabiscuit Handicap at Del Mar, edged G. G. Ryder by a nose following a lengthy stretch battle in the $42,411 allowance feature Friday at Golden Gate Fields.
 

FILLY CODE WARRIOR TAKES ON MALES IN $50,000 GOLDEN NUGGET

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2015
 
ALBANY, CALIF. – Code Warrior, a seven-length debut winner against fillies, will take on males on Saturday in the $50,000 Golden Nugget at Golden Gate Fields.
 
The Golden Nugget is a six-furlong race for 2-year-olds and was carded as the seventh race with a scheduled post time of 3:44 p.m.
 

SHARED BELIEF RESUMES LIGHT TRAINING AT GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2015
 
ALBANY, CALIF. – Champion Shared Belief on Thursday returned to the track at Golden Gate Fields, jogging leisurely as he prepares to come back from an injury he suffered in April.
 

APPRENTICE JOCKEY LOPEZ TO MOVE TACK TO DEL MAR

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2015
 
ALBANY, CALIF. – Apprentice jockey David Lopez, currently the leading rider at the Golden Gate Fields Fall Meet, is relocating to Southern California and will compete at Del Mar on Friday.
 
Lopez will ride one more day at Golden Gate Fields as he has mounts in five of Golden Gate’s seven races Thursday. The 26-year-old has three mounts at Del Mar on Friday and one on Saturday.