January 24th, 2017

Four Big Stakes Races on Sunday

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Tuesday, January 24, 2017 by Eric Alwan $100,000 Riley Allison Stakes anchors 4 big stakes on Sunday in expanded card Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino presents a tremendous racing menu this weekend with an expanded…

January 22nd, 2017

Sippin Romps in $85,000 Enchantress Stakes

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Sunday, January 22, 2017 by Eric Alwan Sippin remains unbeaten after $85,000 Enchantress Stakes win Sippin looks like a very special New Mexico-bred filly at any distance. The sensational three-year-old absolutely romped to victory in…

January 21st, 2017

Forest Mouse defends title in Winsham Lad Handicap

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Saturday, January 21, 2017 by Eric Alwan Forest Mouse defends title in $65,000 Winsham Lad Handicap Sippin brings unbeaten mark into Sunday’s $85,000 Enchantress Stakes Forest Mouse successfully defended his title with a runaway victory…

January 21st, 2017

Sunland Park alters format to all-Quarter Horse Fridays

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Saturday, January 21, 2017 Sunland Park alters format to all-Quarter Horse Fridays All-Thoroughbred cards on Saturdays, Sundays and Tuesdays Beginning Friday, January 27, Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino will alter its racing format to all-Quarter…

January 20th, 2017

2016 World Champion Quarter Horse

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Thursday, January 19, 2017 by Eric Alwan Championship at Sunland Park winner Jessies First Down named 2016 World Champion Quarter Horse $350,000 Championship at Sunland Park (Grade 1) winner Jessies First Down was named 2016…

January 15th, 2017

Running Dragon wins Shue Fly Stakes

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Saturday, January 15, 2017 by Eric Alwan Running Dragon speeds away to win $205,974 Shue Fly In a flawless performance, Running Dragon sped away to a convincing win in the 45th running of the $205,973…

January 14th, 2017

Weather Dodger wins Albert Dominguez Memorial Handicap

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Saturday, January 14, 2017 by Eric Alwan Weather Dodger takes upset win in $85,000 Albert Dominguez Memorial Handicap Weather Dodger stormed through the stretch under jockey Ken Tohill to take a 7-1 upset win in…

January 6th, 2017

Trainer Shawn Davis – Man on a Horse

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Tuesday, January 3, 2017 by Eric Alwan Trainer Shawn Davis Profile Racing, much like rodeo, is a rough sport. Neither are for the faint of heart. Sunland Park trainer Shawn Davis has seen and felt…

January 3rd, 2017

Sunland Park Restricts Louisiana Horses

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Tuesday, January 3, 2017 by Eric Alwan Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino, working in conjunction with the New Mexico State Racing Commission, is now restricting horses from Louisiana following the EHV-1 outbreak at the Fair…

January 1st, 2017

Bold Ego Handicap/Four Rivers/John Deere Stakes

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Sunday, January 1, 2017 by Eric Alwan Diabolical Dame leads all-Todd Fincher trifecta in $65,000 Bold Ego Handicap Diabolical Dame returned to top form and led an all-Todd Fincher trained trifecta in the $65,000 Bold…

December 31st, 2016

Sunland Park Winter Juvenile Championship/Sydney Valentini Handicap

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Saturday, December 31, 2016 by Eric Alwan Jessies First Down wins $350,000 Championship at Sunland Park (Grade 1) in thrilling photo finish Jessies First Down made a strong argument for World Champion running Quarter Horse…

December 27th, 2016

Sippin wins $85,000 La Señora Stakes

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Tuesday, December 27, 2016 by Eric Alwan $350,000 Championship at Sunland Park (Gr. 1) headlines terrific Saturday card With a burst of late energy, Sippin closed fast to remain unbeaten after winning the $85,000 La…

December 18th, 2016

NM State Racing Commission/Johnie L. Jamison Handicaps

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Sunday, December 18, 2016 by Eric Alwan Bryn’s Fancy Pants wins $85,000 New Mexico State Racing Commission Handicap Bryn’s Fancy Pants exploded late to overhaul Diabolical Dame to win the $85,000 New Mexico State Racing…

December 17th, 2016

KLAQ/Jess Burner Handicaps

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino Saturday, December 17, 2016 by Eric Alwan Chief Cicatriz remains unbeaten after taking $65,000 KLAQ Handicap Chief Cicatriz remained unbeaten in 4 career starts after sparkling win in the 27th running of the KLAQ Handicap…

December 8th, 2016

Sunland Park Live Racing 2016-2017

Sunland Park Racetrack and Casino | Wednesday, November 16, 2016 | Sunland Park live racing begins Friday, Dec. 16 | $800,000 Sunland Derby…