about 1 hour ago
Newmarket To Honor Clive Brittain At Dubai Future Champions Festival

Newmarket Racecourse is to mark the outstanding contribution made to the sport of horse racing by soon-to-retire Clive Brittain, the international pioneer and six-time Classic-winning trainer who has lived and worked in Newmarket for over 60 years. Brittain has announced … Continue reading

Lambholm South To Sponsor Tampa Bay Derby

Tampa Bay Downs has reached an agreement with top Thoroughbred farm and long-time partner Lambholm South to sponsor the 36th renewal of the track’s Grade II Triple Crown prep race on March 12, 2016. The Lambholm South Tampa Bay Derby, … Continue reading

Back-To-Back Flower Bowl Wins Give Ortiz Jr. Jockey Of The Week Title

Jockey Irad Ortiz Jr. made it back to back wins in the Grade 1 Flower Bowl Stakes aboard Stephanie’s Kitten when taking the 2015 running at Belmont Park on Saturday. That win and another Grade 1 victory the following day … Continue reading

Longines Creates World’s Best Horse Race Award

Longines is proud to announce the extension of its long-term strategic partnership with the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA). Longines and the IFHA also revealed the creation of the Longines World’s Best Horse Race award, which will recognize the … Continue reading

Desormeaux Fined, Given Probation For Failed Breathalyzer

Hall of Fame jockey Kent Desormeaux was fined $2,500 by Santa Anita stewards Sunday for being “under the influence of alcohol” while riding July 29 at Del Mar. California Horse Racing Board stewards Scott Chaney, Kim Sawyer, and Tom Ward … Continue reading

Ben’s Duchess Rallies From Last To Win LA Woman

The lone closer in what developed into a four-horse stampede for the lead, Ben’s Duchess, under Joe Talamo, wheeled five-wide turning for home and stormed to an impressive 3 ¼ length win in Sunday’s Grade III, $100,000 LA Woman Stakes … Continue reading

Front-Running Riker Continues Winning Ways With Grey Stakes Victory

Quickest into stride out of the gate, Tucci Stables’ Riker commanded the early lead and quickened in the stretch for his fourth straight victory in Sunday’s Grade 3, $150,000 Grey Stakes at Woodbine. Ridden by jockey Jesse Campbell, Riker extended … Continue reading

Gamble’s Ghost Proves Best In Mazarine Stakes

Splitting horses in mid-stretch, Gamble’s Ghost unleashed a turn of foot late in the race that saw the even-money favorite cross the wire a clear winner in the Grade 3, $150,000 Mazarine Stakes Sunday at Woodbine. Trained by Josie Caroll … Continue reading

Tonalist Doing Well After Gold Cup Victory, Will Train Up To Classic At Belmont

With his second consecutive Grade 1 Jockey Club Gold Cup win under his belt, Robert S. Evans’ Tonalist has emerged from his victory in tip-top shape, according to trainer Christophe Clement. “Tonalist seems to have come back from his race … Continue reading

Multiple Stakes Winner Tacticus Suffers Fatal Injury In Keeneland Workout

Tacticus, winner of a pair of marathon-distance stakes at Belmont this year, was euthanized after suffering a front-leg fracture in a workout at Keeneland Sunday morning, according to a report by the Louisville Courier-Journal. The 4-year-old son of A.P. Indy, … Continue reading

Sign Up for Our Daily Headline News

PR Poll

    • Yop Polls

      Which undefeated 2-year-old is most likely to win at the Breeders' Cup?

  • Twitter