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  • GROOVY SURPRISE by GIANT SURPRISE is on a roll - takes the Jersey Girl H
    07/19/2021

    GROOVY SURPRISE, wired the field determinedly in the JERSEY GIRL H., at Monmouth - this time off the turf - to win her second stakes in a row. She is a homebred for Hope Haskell Jones (NJ) and is trained by Rory K. Huston
    Lifetime Record: SW, 13-4-2-4, $226,430.
    *1/2 to Mello Groove (Stormello), SP, $253,442.


  • GROOVY SURPRISE Graduates to Stakes Winner In Smart N Classy At Monmouth
    06/28/2021

    Trainer Rory Huston wasn't surprised that Groovy Surprise broke through for her first career stakes victory by winning Sunday's $75,000 Smart N Classy Handicap at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, N.J.

    But he was bewildered a bit by how it happened


  • NAKED ILLUSION wins again at Fort Erie
    06/23/2021

    Racing about 7 furlongs on the turf at Fort Erie, 4-year-old NAKED ILLUSION  stalked the pace and then cleared for the win. He is owned and trained by  Daryl Hasmatali and was bred by Newtown Anner Stud.


  • BELLA DOMENICA by GIANT SURPRISE graduates at Belmont
    06/20/2021

    BELLA DOMENICA has been knocking on the door to graduation for trainer  Rudy R. Rodriguez. Today she came between foes and got up for the win racing 6 furlongs on the dirt at Belmont.  She is owned by co-breeder Robert Gennett and Catherine Genett. Her other co-breeder is  Tom Andreadakis. She has bank-rolled $65,052.


  • WELL PRO by GIANT SURPRISE wins his 2nd
    06/16/2021

    Racing 6 furlongs on the dirt at Canterbury, WELL PRO wired the field to win race #2. He is trained by Tony Rengstorf for owners Rengstorf Racing LLC and Guy Grooms. He was bred in MN by Johnny Coito & Nicole DePalma, Rick & Joyce Osborne & Lee Treacy.
    Lifetime: 5  2  1  0  $40,642

     


  • FIVE ROSES LUNA by GIANT SURPRISE makes it 2 in a row
    06/13/2021

    Racing at Horsemen's Park in Omaha, Nebraska, FIVE ROSES LUNA wired the field to break her maiden racing 6 furlongs for owner/trainer James E. Cranwell. She won easily by 5 1/4 lengths. She had crossed the wire first in her initial start but was disqualified. Racing back at Columbus, Nebraska she again wired the field by over 5 lengths.


  • BIG CITY RALPH by GIANT SURPRISE wins his 3rd race
    06/02/2021

    BIG CITY RALPH by GIANT SURPRISE raced to graduation at Monmouth last fall. The now 4-year-old gelding is on a roll, he added win #2 at Parx and made that 2 in a row at Parx racing 7 furlongs and winning by 1 1/2. He was claimed from his winning race and we wish his new connections the best in racing luck. Indeed he has done well for his new owner/trainer racing on the board twice and drawing off to win today going a mile and 70 at PARX. He was haltered again and goes to the barn of Howard Wyner. Again - good luck to all. BIG CITY RALPH was bred by Monster Racing Stable, Inc. 


  • GROOVY SURPRISE by GIANT SURPRISE adds black type in the Spruce Fir H.
    06/01/2021

    Att 2, GROOVY SURPRISE scooted right to the lead and increased her advantage to a 6 1/2 length at the wire to win her first outing going 6 1/2 furlongs at Monmouth. She followed that up with a third in the Hollywood Wildcat S also at Monmouth. Making her first start as a 4-year-old she got right off the mark adding a stakes placing in the Spruce Fir Handicap again at Monmouth. The NJ Bred filly a homebred for Hope H. Jones and trained by Rory K. Huston. Lifetime: 11: 2  2  4  $130,430.


  • FIVE ROSES LUNA by GIANT SURPRISE graduates by 5 1/4
    05/30/2021

    Racing at Horsemen's Park in Omaha, Nebraska, FIVE ROSES LUNA wired the field to break her maiden racing 6 furlongs for owner/trainer James E. Cranwell. She won easily by 5 1/4 lengths. She had crossed the wire first in her initial start but was disqualified.


  • PATTY O'MARC by GIANT SURPRISE graduates by 8+ lengths
    04/26/2021

    Racing a mile on the dirt at Belmont, PATTY O'MARC rallied from far back and cleared to win by over 8 lengths. She is trained by  Linda Rice
    for owner Sean Shay. The breeder is Allen C. Hallett.
     


  • CRICK by GIANT SURPRISE graduates at PARX
    04/21/2021

    CRICK overcame a bump at the start and got graduation behind her racing 6 furlongs at PARX. She has been on the board enough to have earned almost $60,000. She is owned by Jason G. Artz and trained by  Juan Carlos Guerrero.
     


  • GSW FLUFFY SOCKS by SLUMBER (GB) adds black-type
    04/19/2021

    FLUFFY SOCKS won both the G3 Jimmy Durante Stakes (Gr. 3) and the Selima S at 2. She started her 2021 campaign in the Memories Of Silver Stakes at Aqueduct. The 3 year old filly made a determined rally from off the pace and just missed the win by a head. She is a homebred for Head Of Plains Partners and is trained by Chad Brown,

    Starts Firsts Seconds Thirds Earnings
    6 3 2 0 $246,880
     

  • GIANT SHOES by GIANT SURPRISE wins his 2nd
    04/18/2021

    GIANT SHOES by GIANT SURPRISE won his 2nd today at Aqueduct racing a mile on the dirt, Although pinched at the start, he was able to overcome a rear position to clear the field and hold on for the win by 1/2 a length. He is owned by Marc Marc Detampel, Fergus Galvin, Fergus, Jayne Doi and Wallace Johnson and  Adrian Mansergh. He is trained by Brad Cox.
     


  • SHADOW SURPRISE by GIANT SURPRISE wins his 8th
    03/18/2021

    Sprinting 2 furlongs at Mountaineer, SHADOW SURPRISE won his 8th race for owner Ann Bernecker and trainer Joe Pizzurro. He sprinted 5 furlongs and won by almost 4 lengths. He has earned $104,308. 


  • LITTLE BUBS by MICROMANAGE graduates at Turf Paradise
    03/18/2021

    Bred by Clark Brewster, LITTLE BUBS broke his maiden racing a mile at Turf Paradise. The 4 year old edged clear in the stretch to win by 3 lengths. He is owned and trained by Tsosie Terrill


  • 2 winners for GIANT SURPRISE
    03/07/2021

    At Aqueduct, MEB'S WEB won for the 2nd time. She raced 6 1/2 furlongs to a 5 length score. The 4-year-old filly is owned by A Bianco Holding and trained by A C Avila. She was bred by the  Brooklyn Boyz Stable & MEB Stables. She has earned over $76,000.

    At Laurel, TEQUILA FOG won for the 3rd time. She had a 5 1/4 length victory racing 7 furlongs. She was bred by  Mr & Mrs. Grant L Whitmer is owned by  Michael Scheffres and is trained by Carlos Mancilla. She has earned over $66,000.


  • BIG CITY RALPH by GIANT SURPRISE wins his 2nd in a row at PARX
    03/02/2021

    BIG CITY RALPH by GIANT SURPRISE raced to graduation at Monmouth last fall. The now 4-year-old gelding is on a roll, he added win #2 at Parx and made that 2 in a row at Parx racing 7 furlongs and winning by 1 1/2. He was claimed from his winning race and we wish his new connections the best in racing luck. BIG CITY RALPH was bred by Monster Racing Stable, Inc.


  • MR FANTASY by GIANT SURPRISE graduates by almost 6 lenths
    02/26/2021

    Very exciting wire-to-wire win for MR FANTASY. He zoomed to a 5 3/4 length graduation in his 2nd start - going 6 furlongs at Aqueduct.  The 3-year-old colt is trained by Kelly J. Breen flor owner Mr. Amore Stable. He was bred by Ron Lombardi.


  • Winners for GIANT SURPRISE and MICROMANAGE
    02/18/2021

    BIG CITY RALPH by GIANT SURPRISE raced to graduation at Monmouth last fall. The now 4-year-old gelding added win #2 at Parx racing 1 1/16 and winning by 5 1/2 lengths. He is owned by Araceli Lopez  and trained by Alexander  Martinez. He was bred by Monster Racing Stable, Inc..Also in Pennsylvania, but at Penn National, 3 year old filly PARK MANAGER MAIZE by MICROMANAGE  broke her maiden by 3 1/2 lengths going a mile and 70. She is owned by Old First Ward  and trained by Sal Lorio, Jr. Her breeder is Robert Simonick.

     

     


  • ROSIE'S SURPRISE by GIANT SURPRISE graduates at Aqueduct
    02/14/2021

    Trained by Amira Chichakly and owbed by John L. Moirano, Pines Stables, Magis Thoroughbreds and Can Do Racing, LLC. ROSIE'S SURPRISE tracked the pace inside and then spun wide to clear for her maiden victory- going a mile at Aqueduct.. She was bred by Jermiah Englehart. With her placings, she has earned $36,897,


  • BRONX CHERIE by MICROMANAGE wires the field on the way to graduation
    01/30/2021

    Trainer Kevin J. Fields sent BRONX CHERIE  6 furlongs at Penn National and she wired the field to graduate by 2 lengths. The 3 year old filly is owned by Joseph Ioia and Gayle and Chuck Spina. She was bred by Dianne Boyken.


  • DYNAFORM by MICROMANAGE wins his 4th
    01/28/2021

    DYNAFORM has the distinction of being the first winner for his sire - he  won a Colonial Downs maiden claiming race in his second start for owners DARRS Inc. and trainer Michael Stidham. Today he added win #4 for his owner/trainer Miguel Ramos Agosto. He has now earned over $58,000.


  • MICROSECOND by MICROMANAGE notches allowance win at Gulfstream on Pegasus Day
    01/23/2021

    Trainer Todd Pletcher notched his 5,000th career win this fall at Aqueduct when MICROSECOND(Micromanage) won the 7th race, a 1 1/16-mile allowance. The Mike Repole colorbearer won again in allowance company, this time wiring the field going 1 1/16 on the turf. 
    Lifetime Record: 9-3-3-1, $147,340


  • MS. GENUINE by GIANT SURPRISE adds win #2 at Tampa Bay
    01/17/2021

    Trained by Joseph W. Mazza. MS. GENUINE raced between horses just off the first flight and then came wide for her second win at Tampa Bay. She is owned by AB Racing LLC, Foo Do Stables, and Caruso-Mazza, Lucille  Owner Link  and was bred by Donna Lee Sammons


  • MICROSCOPE by MICROMANAGE wires the field to win #3
    01/04/2021

    Newly turned MICROSCOPE by MICROMANAGE got the new year odd to an excellent start wiring the field in allowance company at Aqueduct and winning by almost 4 lengths - in hand. Bred by Repole Stable, he is owned by Five C`s Stable and S and P Stables and trained by Gary Sciacca. 

    12 3 3 1 $136,315

  • JIMMY P by SLUMBER(GB) graduates long on the grass at Tampa
    01/02/2021

    Racing 1 1/18 on the turf at Tampa, JIMMY P advanced from the outside to clear the field and break his maiden. He is a homebred for Owner LinkHead of Plains Partners & Madaket Stables and is trained by Trainer: H. Graham Motion.


  • MANAGING RISK by MICROMANAGE adds a 2nd win
    12/09/2020

    MANAGING RISK  added win # 2 racing 7 furlongs at  PARX coming from off the pace to clear for the win by 2 lengths. . He is owned now owned by Gregg O'Donnell and trained by John T. Kirby.
     


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