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Allegations of horse abuse focus on acclaimed trainer Steve Asmussen, assistant

ALBANY, N.Y. - Racing Hall of Fame-nominated trainer Steve Asmussen and his top assistant are being investigated by thoroughbred racing regulators in New York and Kentucky after an animal rights...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-21/allegations-horse-ab
Trainer looks to continue dominance in Arkansas

...second in the San Vicente at Santa Anita last month.Corey Nakatani will be aboard Carve, a 15-1 shot trained by Steve Asmussen."All's well and the work went as planned," Asmussen said. "We got a little lucky that this was (Carve's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2013-03-15/trainer-looks-contin
Asmussen looking to remain on a roll

NEW ORLEANS --- Last year, Curlin. This year, Pyro, and maybe a few more 3-year-old colts. Trainer Steve Asmussen prepares to send out favorite Pyro and stablemate J Be K in today's $600,000 Louisiana Derby at the Fair Grounds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/08/oth_190301.shtml
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Dogwood entry set to sprint

...early favorite in a nine-horse field for Saturday's Louisiana Derby. Ridden by Shaun Bridgmohan and trained by Steve Asmussen, Pyro drew the No. 3 post position and opened at 7-5 odds for one of the leading Kentucky Derby prep races. Pyro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/04/oth_189672.shtml
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Asmussen: Rachel Alexandra 'beautiful' in workout

...Belmont Park. Rachel Alexandra worked a half mile in 49.8 seconds at Churchill Downs on Monday morning, and trainer Steve Asmussen said the 3-year-old filly went "beautiful" and looked "happy." She galloped out five furlongs in 1:03...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/23/oth_528493.shtml
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Nehro's second-place streak ends

...the Kentucky Derby.In his first time on a wet track, Nehro finished fourth."He ran a gutty race," trainer Steve Asmussen said. "He looked like he was swimming there a little bit. He ran another solid race without winning."Jockey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2011-06-11/nehros-second-place-
Retired Curlin takes last look at Churchill Downs

...10.5 million set a North American racing record, made his final bow in a procession from the barn of trainer Steve Asmussen to the paddock at Churchill, where he circled with the starters for the fifth race before appearing in a winner's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/30/oth_502173.shtml
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Filly's run in question

...Rachel Alexandra covered the half-mile in 48.40 seconds under exercise rider Dominic Terry, a work trainer Steve Asmussen called "beautiful." It was all the evidence Jackson needed to send the 3-year-old filly, whom he purchased...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/11/oth_523576.shtml
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Rachel Alexandra beats heat to win Lady's Secret

...into the upper 90s. Combined with the humidity, the heat index topped 100.Calvin Borel was aboard for trainer Steve Asmussen as Rachel Alexandra beat Queen Martha by three lengths. Queen Martha, the second choice at 8-1, set the pace...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-07-25/rachel-alexandra-bea
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Overtime

...Bashford Manor win for Albarado and the third for trainer Steve Asmussen .Kantharos paid $3.40, $2.10 and $2.10...Want Revenge .The 4-year-old colt trained by Steve Asmussen improved to 8 for 11 with the richest victory of his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-07-04/overtime
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