Racing News

STAR STUDENT RECEIVES TOP MARKS FOR OAKLAND WIN

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2015

SATURDAY CARD TO INCLUDE $26K SUPER HIGH 5 CARRYOVER

ALBANY, CALIF. – In addition to the $50,000 Oakland Stakes, the Saturday card at Golden Gate Fields will include a two-day Super High 5 carryover of $26,130.85. 
 
The Super High 5 will be offered on the ninth and final race, which has a scheduled post time of 4:44 p.m. Race 9, a $12,500 conditioned claiming race at one mile on the turf, drew a field of nine.
 

CONIAH REIGNS IN FRIDAY FEATURE

ALBANY, CALIF. – Coniah, dismissed at 6-1 in a field of five, claimed the early lead and turned back favored Cousin Claire to win the $28,620 optional claiming feature Friday at Golden Gate Fields.
 

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.