Weekend Lineup

Weekend Lineup Presented By Del Mar: Feasting On Graded Stakes

The Thanksgiving holiday weekend is hardly a down time in the sport of racing. In fact, between Thursday and Sunday there are more than 20 graded stakes on tap from coast to coast. The action begins on Turkey Day with a quartet of races at Aqueduct, Churchill Downs and Del Mar. In Aqueduct’s Grade 3 […]

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Weekend Lineup: Cardinal Handicap

The lone graded stakes race on the docket this weekend is the G3 Cardinal Handicap on Saturday at Churchill Downs. With a scheduled post time of 5:24 p.m. Eastern, the Cardinal is a nine furlong turf contest for fillies and mares age three and up. Ignacio Correas’ trainee Dona Bruja is the 8-5 morning line […]

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Weekend Lineup: Red Smith, Sunshine Millions Preview

The weekend after the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, graded stakes action across the country will still offer several competitive wagering opportunities for horseplayers. In Aqueduct’s G3 Red Smith Handicap on Saturday, a field of 12 entrants will contest 1 3/8 miles on the turf. Chad Brown-trained Money Multiplier headlines the group, with stablemate Call Provision […]

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Weekend Lineup Presented By DRF Bets: Showtime At Del Mar

After weeks of prep races and highly-scrutinized workouts, it’s finally time for the 2017 Breeders’ Cup World Championships to begin. The Grade 1 contests held Friday and Saturday may be the make-or-break for many connections hoping to win an Eclipse Award in their division. As the breeding stock sales will reflect next week, they’re also […]

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Weekend Lineup Presented By DRF Bets: The Final Countdown

There are a mere seven days before the Breeders’ Cup World Championships come to Del Mar in Southern California. The major preps have been run, the serious workouts logged, and the waiting game is in full swing. The bulk of contenders will undergo one final, easy work over the course of this weekend, saving their […]

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Weekend Lineup Presented By DRF Bets: Maryland Million

The Maryland Million series is the highlight of this weekend’s stakes action as excitement continues to build two weeks away from the Breeders’ Cup World Championships. A series of stakes races held at Laurel Park on Saturday, the Maryland Million consists of an 11-race card which drew a total of 142 entries. The $125,000 Maryland […]

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Weekend Lineup Presented By DRF Bets: QEII, Canadian International

A trio of Grade 1 races headline the action across North America this weekend, with the Queen Elizabeth II Cup at Keeneland on Saturday and the E.P. Taylor and Canadian International at Woodbine on Sunday. On Friday, Keeneland’s card is led by the Grade 3 Franklin County Stakes. A 5 1/2 furlong turf sprint for […]

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Weekend Lineup Presented By DRF Bets: Super Saturday, Part Two

A total of 13 automatic berths to next month’s Breeders’ Cup are on the line this weekend, with graded stakes action from Keeneland’s opening weekend, Belmont Park and Santa Anita. Friday’s Keeneland card features the G2 Phoenix Stakes, a “Win and You’re In” for the BC Sprint, as well as the G1 Alcibiades in which […]

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Weekend Lineup: Breeders’ Cup Preps Dominate

This weekend’s graded stakes action features a number of Breeders’ Cup prep races across the country on Saturday, and Sunday is led by the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe card at Chantilly. Up first on Saturday is the G1 Vosburgh at Belmont, a “Win and You’re In” for the BC Sprint. The Jorge Navarro-trained El […]

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Weekend Lineup: Sophomores On Display At Parx

This weekend’s graded stakes action features a pair of Grade 1 stakes restricted to sophomores in Pennsylvania, the annual Pennsylvania Derby and Cotillion Stakes at Parx. Abel Tasman headlines the Cotillion for trainer Bob Baffert. The Quality Road filly has won her last three starts, all in Grade 1 company, and figures to be the […]

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