Racing News

Jockey Martinez Keeps Racking Up The Wins

Jockey Michael Martinez, winning multiple races on a card for the sixth consecutive racing day, had a riding triple Saturday at Golden Gate Fields.

Jockey Schvaneveldt Has Riding Hat Trick At GGF

Veteran jockey Chad Schvaneveldt, on a roll this week at Golden Gate Fields, followed up his two-win Thursday with a three-victory Friday.

Martinez Enjoys Another Multiple-Win Day At GGF

Jockey Michael Martinez won two races Thursday at Golden Gate Fields to extend his streak of multiple-victory afternoons to four.

Golden Gate Fields Kicks Off Six-Day Racing Week Today

A six-day racing week that will culminate with a big Labor Day card on Monday begins today at Golden Gate Fields.  Post time throughout the extended week is 12:45 p.m.

Global Stage Posts 43-To-1 Upset On Golden Gate Fields Turf

Global Stage, who came within a head of posting a 10-to-1 upset at Santa Rosa, scored a 43-to-1 shocker Wednesday at Golden Gate Fields.

Big Increases In Attendance, Handle At Golden Gate Fields Through Week One

An on-track crowd of 5,517 attended Sunday’s racing program at Golden Gate Fields, capping a very successful opening week of the track’s summer racing season.

2011 EL Camino Real Derby Winner At GGF Will Be On Path To Earn $5.5 Millions Bonus

 

The owners and trainer of the 3-year-old that wins the 2011 El Camino Real Derby at Golden Gate Fields will have achieved the first step toward earning a bonus of $5.5 million.

TRAINER HESS WINS WITH YOUNGSTER, VETERAN AT GGF

Trainer Bob Hess, still going strong at age 75, saddled a pair of winners at Golden Gate Fields Thursday.

BAZE BREAKS OUT OF MINI SLUMP ON OPENING DAY AT GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

Jockey Russell Baze, who went into a mini slump after scoring his historic 11,000th career victory on Aug. 14 at the Sonoma County Fair, came out of his funk Wednesday when Golden Gate Fields kicked off its 2010 summer meeting.