Upset! New Jersey-bred Horologist was up in a timely manner to win the Grade 3 Monmouth Oaks over favored Jaywalk Saturday.
They got most of Saturday's races in (finally), but Monmouth Park will pass on racing Sunday.
Maximum Security crossed the wire first and then survived a lightning-fast inquiry to win the G1 Haskell Invitational.
The decision to shorten the Haskell Invitational card at Monmouth Park, and to delay it by over four hours, infuriated some while others took it in stride.
This afternoon's Haskell Invitational card was halted after two races and will be resumed at 6:00 p.m., the track said.
Gregg and Rick Sacco, New Jersey-born and -bred, find themselves in a strange place -- on opposing sides in Saturday's Grade 1 Haskell.
Maximum Security is the solid morning line choice in Saturday's Haskell, in which he'll attempt to be the first sophomore to win two Grade 1s this year.
Though tracks around the Mid-Atlantic have canceled their Saturday race cards, the Haskell show will go on, Dennis Drazin said.
It's been a long and winding road to the Haskell for Bethlehem Road and trainer Dee Curry.
Maximum Security galloped a mile this morning at Monmouth Park and is on track for a date next Saturday in the Haskell Invitational.
Purses at Monmouth Park will rise by five percent starting July 20, Haskell day, the track announced today.
Veteran jockey Jose Ferrer was hospitalized following a spill Sunday at Monmouth Park
The rains came and forced Monmouth Park to cancel its Saturday card but not until Golden Brown had earned a stakes win.
Kentucky Derby first-past-the-post Maximum Security and Belmont show horse Joevia remain on track for the Haskell in two weeks.
Some 52 horses, including all three Triple Crown race winners, have been invited to the Grade 1 Haskell Invitational.
Hunter O'Riley made his first win in nearly two years a memorable one, taking the G1 United Nations Saturday.
Bigger Picture, the 2017 G1 United Nations winner, aims for a second win in that race Saturday and the 3rd graded win of his 8yo season.
King for a Day upset Kentucky Derby first-past-the-post Maximum Security, a 1-20 favorite, to win the Pegasus at Monmouth Park.
Maximum Security, DQed from a Kentucky Derby victory, is an overwhelming favorite in Sunday's Pegasus Stakes at Monmouth Park.