Bill Marshall

Hint of gray makes its way into the winner's circle...

The old gray mare might not be what she used to be, but Saturday’s running of the Belmont Stakes proved that this old adage does not... Read more

Belmont distance a rarity in racing these days


In the not so distant past, the North American thoroughbred racing calendar made eminent sense, and on it was a major spot for... Read more

Rail proves to be right move for Desormeaux, Exaggerator


It doesn’t take a master’s degree in mathematics for an observer to understand that the shortest trip around the oval shape of... Read more

Desormeauxs, Exaggerator won't give up against Nyquist...

Perhaps not so common now, but much in vogue when the older generation was struggling toward adulthood, were the tales of legendary... Read more