Breeders’ Cup

Cavorting (Bernardini) and jockey Javier Castellano win the Personal Ensign (Gr I)
Cavorting Targets BC Distaff, Mohaymen To Get Extended Vacation

On the morning after Cavorting added another impressive Saratoga victory to her resume in Saturday’s Grade 1, $750,000 Personal Ensign, trainer Kiaran McLaughlin lavished praise on the 4-year-old filly. Stonestreet Stables’ Cavorting rallied from last to first to win the 1 1/8-mile Personal Ensign by a half-length over favored Curalina, keeping her perfect Saratoga record […]

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Arrogate stretches toward the wire in the Travers
Baffert Plans To Train Arrogate Up To Breeders’ Cup Classic

On the morning following Arrogate’s stakes record-smashing performance in the Grade 1, $1.25 million Travers presented by NYRA Bets at Saratoga Race Course, Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert had nothing but accolades for his new stable star. “I watched the race again a couple of times and I still can’t believe the way he […]

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Masochistic and jockey Tyler Baze win the Grade II, $200,000 Pat O'Brien Stakes
Masochistic Earns Breeders’ Cup Berth In Pat O’Brien Stakes

Masochistic, the overwhelming favorite at 1-5, delivered as expected Saturday with a brilliant front-running victory under jockey Tyler Baze in the featured Grade II $200,000 Pat O’Brien Stakes. Running versus only two rivals, Masochistic breezed to the front in the first few strides and was on cruise-control for the remainder of the seven-furlong sprint, Baze […]

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Flintshire wins the Sword Dancer
Flintshire Wins For Fun In The Sword Dancer

Juddmonte Farm’s homebred Flintshire was the runaway winner of Saturday’s G1 Sword Dancer Invitational, a Breeders’ Cup “Win And You’re In” Contest for the Longines Turf this fall at Santa Anita. His 1 3/4-length victory assures him an entry fees-paid berth to the race in which he was second two years ago. A 6-year-old son […]

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A. P. Indian wins the G1 Forego
A. P. Indian Cruises To Stakes Record In Forego

Green Lantern Stables’ A. P. Indian earned an automatic berth to the Breeders’ Cup TwinSpires Sprint with his easy victory in Saturday’s G1 Forego at Saratoga. Under Joe Bravo, the 6-year-old son of Indian Charlie extended his winning streak to five straight races, crossing the wire 2 1/2 lengths in front for trainer Arnaud Delacour. […]

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Trainer Tom Morley and jockey John Velazquez celebrate after Haveyougoneaway's Ballerina victory.
Haveyougoneaway Steps Up To Take Ballerina Stakes

Gary Barber and Sequel Racing’s Haveyougoneaway earned an automatic berth to the Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Sprint with her half-length victory this Saturday in the G1 Ballerina Stakes at Saratoga. Confidently ridden by jockey John Velazquez, the 5-year-old daughter of Congrats zipped through seven furlongs on the fast main track in 1:21.63, giving trainer […]

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Cavorting (5, outside) takes the Personal Ensign Stakes
Cavorting Last-To-First In Personal Ensign

Stonestreet Stables’ Cavorting was the half-length winner of Saturday’s Grade 1 Personal Ensign Stakes, taken back to last at the start and confidently ridden down the lane to pass her rivals by jockey Javier Castellano. The victory earned her an automatic berth to the Breeders’ Cup Longines Distaff this fall at Santa Anita. A 4-year-old […]

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Cavorting puts away Carrumba (gray) and goes on to win the G1 Ogden Phipps
Cavorting, Curalina Clash In G1 Personal Ensign

Cavorting, undefeated in three graded stakes around one turn at Saratoga Race Course, seeks her first two-turn victory in Saturday’s Grade 1, $750,000 Personal Ensign. The five-horse field features four Grade 1 winners, each with earnings in excess of $1 million. The 1 1/8-mile main track race serves as a designated Breeders’ Cup “Win and […]

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Travers Stakes, Sword Dancer Headline NBC’s ‘Summer At Saratoga’ Broadcast

Preakness Stakes winner Exaggerator and Belmont Stakes winner Creator headline a full field of 14 3-year-olds set to battle this Saturday, August 27 at 4:30 p.m. ET on NBC in the $1.25 million Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., as the 2016 “Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series: Win and You’re In presented […]

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Is Flintshire a cold single or a play against in the Sword Dancer?
Just Six Rivals To Face Flintshire In G1 Sword Dancer Stakes

Juddmonte Farms’ intrepid Flintshire will look to bolster his case as the top male turf horse in the U.S. as he heads a field of seven in the Grade 1, $1 million Longines Sword Dancer Saturday at Saratoga Race Course. A perfect 2-for-2 in 2016, Flintshire has established himself as a towering presence in the […]

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