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    • Feb
    • 23

    NOMINATIONS RELEASED FOR FIVE FESTIVAL DAY 40 STAKES ON MARCH 7

    Top three from Grade III Sam F. Davis nominated to Grade II, $400,000 Lambholm South Tampa Bay Derby on March 7, plus impressive potential newcomers; five stakes draw a total of 191 nominations.
    • Feb
    • 23

    “HEARTS REACHING OUT” GOLF TOURNAMENT, DINNER KICK OFF FESTIVAL WEEK ON MONDAY

    Proceeds from Monday's event benefit the track's "unsung heroes" -- grooms, hotwalkers, exercise riders and stable hands -- through the Race Track Chaplaincy of America--Tampa Bay Downs Division.
    • Feb
    • 22

    FACTION CAT BLAZES TO TURF DASH WIN; JEAN ELIZABETH WOWS TAMPA FANS

    Florida-bred 7-year-old Faction Cat sets stakes, course record in Turf Dash; Jean Elizabeth extends winning streak to seven -- all stakes -- with Lightning City triumph in stakes-record time; Albin Jimenez rides both winners.
    • Feb
    • 21

    ‘COLLEGE DAYS’ WINNERS ANNOUNCED; TWO STAKES ON TAP SATURDAY

    Five essay winners will receive $2,000 scholarships through the Upper Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce Education Foundation; big fields for Turf Dash and Lightning City Stakes on Saturday; John P. Terranova, II is Rumba Island Bar & Grill Trainer of the Month.
    • Feb
    • 19

    JEAN ELIZABETH TO PUT WINNING STREAK ON LINE IN LIGHTNING CITY

    Accomplished mare has never finished out of the money in 19 starts; Extravagant Kid, Pay Any Price could duel in Turf Dash.
    • Feb
    • 16

    SATURDAY’S TURF SPRINT SHOWCASE TO FEATURE TWO $100,000 RACES

    Extravagant Kid has done nothing but get better since winning 2019 Florida Cup Sprint; trainers Gerald Bennett, John P. Terranova, II each send out two winners.
    • Feb
    • 15

    KILLYBEGS CAPTAIN REPEATS IN PELICAN; LADY’S ISLAND AMAZES IN MINARET

    Killybegs Captain runs every bit as good as he looks, jockey Samy Camacho gears him down late; Lady's Island overcomes big-time bobble at break, dominates Minaret field; Jesus Castanon rides three winners.
    • Feb
    • 14

    GOUVERNEUR MORRIS RULES IN 2020 DEBUT; MORALES WINS THREE AGAIN

    Three-year-old Triple Crown hopeful misses track record by .02 seconds; Pablo Morales loves the lawn; Jose Batista is the Señor Tequila Mexican Grill Jockey of the Month.
    • Feb
    • 13

    10th ANNUAL GOLFEST DEMO DAYS & EXPO UNDERWAY UNDER SUNNY SKIES

    Fun events for adults and children; a chance to sample state-of-the-art equipment designed to lower your scores; Main Stage entertainment by professionals, trick-shot artists and long-range bombers; and an appearance Sunday by LPGA major tournament winner Brittany Lincicome are just a few of the attractions at the 10th annual Golfest.
    • Feb
    • 12

    KILLYBEGS CAPTAIN, LADY’S ISLAND HEAD SATURDAY STAKES

    Sprint Showcase Day promises plenty of excitement; highly touted Gouverneur Morris makes 3-year-old debut Friday; Pablo Morales, Antonio Gallardo each ride three winners.
    • Feb
    • 09

    GLOBAL APPEAL OF HORSE RACING ON FULL DISPLAY THIS WEEKEND

    Saturday's outstanding Festival Preview Day program was a testament to the efforts of many dedicated professionals.
    • Feb
    • 08

    SOLE VOLANTE SOARS IN DAVIS; DELACOUR-CENTENO COMBO WINS TWO STAKES

    Record-setting day at Oldsmar oval highlighted by powerhouse Sam F. Davis performance, "home-team" triumphs.
    • Feb
    • 07

    PREMIER STAR A SAM F. DAVIS THREAT; GOT STORMY SET TO STRUT HER STUFF

    South Florida invader picks up John Velazquez as jockey, been working extremely well; is Got Stormy another Tepin?; "Live It Up Challenge" handicapping contest begins Saturday; Pelican, Minaret nominations released.
    • Feb
    • 07

    TRAINER OF MONTH DELACOUR HAS THREE SHOTS AT FESTIVAL PREVIEW GLORY

    Forget about triskaidekaphobia: trainer Arnaud Delacour enters Festival Preview weekend on a streak of 13 consecutive in-the-money finishes.
    • Feb
    • 05

    FESTIVAL PREVIEW DAY FIELDS SET FOR SATURDAY; FOUR STAKES ON TAP

    Independence Hall, Ajaaweed set to duel in Sam F. Davis Stakes; Got Stormy will take some beating in Lambholm South Endeavour; top jockeys set to compete include John Velazquez, Jose Ortiz, Joel Rosario, Julien Leparoux and Tyler Gaffalione.
    • Feb
    • 02

    INDEPENDENCE HALL WORKOUT NEAR-PERFECT; BATISTA AT ST. JOE’S HOSPITAL

    Final breeze for unbeaten 3-year-old everything his trainer asked for; jockey Jose A. Batista under observation after being thrown in sixth race.
    • Feb
    • 01

    INDEPENDENCE HALL, GOT STORMY APPEAR SET FOR FESTIVAL PREVIEW DAY

    Eyes of the Thoroughbred world turn next week to the Oldsmar oval, with three graded stakes and Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve and Kentucky Oaks points up for grabs.
    • Jan
    • 31

    SUAREZ IS JOCKEY OF MONTH; CAMACHO RIDES THREE WINNERS

    No longer pulling double-duty, Angel Suarez is still producing results; Samy Camacho rides back-to-back turf winners; trainer Kelsey Danner to appear on "Morning Glory Club" Show; "Bourbon and Barbecue" event is Saturday, both things in moderation, natch.
    • Jan
    • 29

    CENTENO RIDES 3 WINNERS; FLORIDA-BRED FILLIES SIZZLE FOR RIVELLI

    Veteran jockey hits 2,900-victory mark in North American career.
    • Jan
    • 26

    INDEPENDENCE HALL HEADS SAM F. DAVIS NOMS; 137 NOMINATED TO 4 STAKES

    The four stakes on the Feb. 8 Festival Preview Day card offer combined purse money of $750,000.