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Trainer D. Wayne Lukas reports to work as usual

NEW YORK - Even a kick in the head couldn't keep D. Wayne Lukas away, not with the Belmont Stakes coming up on Saturday.The Hall of Fame trainer reported to work as usual Wednesday morning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-06-06/trainer-d-wayne-lukas-reports-wor
Will Take Charge, Oxbow give D. Wayne Lukas two Kentucky Derby contenders

Don't ever count out D. Wayne Lukas when it comes to the Kentucky Derby.The four-time Derby-winning trainer finds himself with not one but two legitimate chances...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-03-18/will-take-charge-oxb
Bob Baffert is becoming racing's grateful elder statesman, evolving from a brash newcomer

...regally-bred thoroughbreds.It wasn't long before he piled up 11 wins in Triple Crown races ? two behind leader D. Wayne Lukas ? and ditched his big hat but kept the boots.Baffert's quick success rubbed rival trainers the wrong way in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-30/bob-baffert-becoming
Trainers won't catch 'Plain Ben'Jones for most Kentucky Derby wins

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - D. Wayne Lukas (48), Todd Pletcher (43) and Bob Baffert (27) have the most starters in the history of the Kentucky Derby.Regardless of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-01/trainers-wont-catch-plain-be
American Pharoah's owner expects to see colt's 'sheer brilliance' at the Preakness

...horse didn't really get his A game together in the Kentucky Derby, and he still won," marveled Hall of Famer D. Wayne Lukas, who trains long shot Mr. Z, on Friday morning outside the stakes barn at Pimlico Race Course. "That's a scary...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-15/american-pharoahs-ow
Todd Pletcher has four chances to improve on Kentucky Derby record

...his four Derby horses is as organized as a military operation.His habits are a direct reflection of his mentor, D. Wayne Lukas, a Hall of Fame trainer with four Derby wins to his credit. Lukas will saddle Mr. Z in Saturday's 141st Derby...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-04-28/todd-pletcher-has-fo
Preakness contenders take it easy before the race

...set the record for Preakness mounts aboard Firing Line. Stevens and Pat Day currently hold the mark at 17. ... D. Wayne Lukas can tie R.W. Walden's record for training victories when he saddles Mr. Z. Walden posted seven wins from 1875-1888...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-15/preakness-contenders
Owner Ahmed Zayat takes aim at Kentucky Derby with three horses

...knowing because he thinks it's "corny" to name horses after yourself. Mr. Z is trained by four-time Derby winner D. Wayne Lukas. The chestnut colt is the most experienced among the 20-horse field, having raced 12 times with just one victory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-27/owner-ahmed-zayat-takes-aim-kentu
Preakness Stakes could move to a different day, site, official says

...Callaghan said.Dortmund finished fourth and Firing Line was seventh, beating only Bodhisattva. NO SLOWING DOWN: D. Wayne Lukas long ago reached the age where it's acceptable to sleep in, play a round of golf on a weekday afternoon or take...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-16/preakness-stakes-cou
American Pharoah draws rail for Preakness

...stretch and outdueled Firing Line to wire for a one-length victory.Mr. Z gives six-time Preakness winning trainer D. Wayne Lukas a shot at tying the record for wins in the race. Earlier on Wednesday, the horse was sold by Zayat to Calumet Farm...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-13/american-pharoah-dra