April 2018

LOZA HORSES KEEP CLICKING, BUT STABLE STAR HAS HIM IN CLOVER

by Mike Henry If you want to bring a smile to trainer Efren Loza, Jr.’s face on a day when he doesn’t win with both of his starters to improve to 10-for-18 at the meeting, mention Fear the Cowboy. The 6-year-old ridgling has earned $1,243,020 since Dec. 16, winning the Grade III, $100,000 Harlan’s Holiday Stakes at Gulfstream; finishing fourth in the Grade I, $16.3-million Pegasus World Cup Invitational at Gulfstream, an effort worth $1-million; and finishing third in bothRead More

Fear the Cowboy among the favorites in the $1.2M Charles Town Classic

By Horse Racing Nation Saturday’s Grade 2, $1.2 million Charles Town Classic brings together a field of veteran horses from the older male division. This is a group of runners that has won a total of 51 times from 171 career starts. They may not be the biggest names in racing, but they are certainly horses that know how to find the winner’s circle. The Classic is run at a mile and an eighth on the six-furlong Charles Town bullring dirt track.Read More