Pegasus World Cup

‘Chrome Community’ Shows Up To Watch First Breeze At Gulfstream

California Chrome attracted a crowd for his first workout over the Gulfstream Park track Saturday morning, when racing’s most enduring star breezed five furlongs in preparation for the $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) Jan. 28. With fans and horsemen lining the rails on the grandstand apron and backstretch, the 2014 Kentucky Derby and […]

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13th Jockey Episode Two: Conor McGregor In Training

UFC Champion and ‘13th Jockey’ Conor McGregor and actor, comedian and ‘Trainer’ Jon Lovitz are back with the release of the 2nd episode of the Pegasus World Cup Invitational’s ‘13th Jockey’ series of short comedic films. Episode 2 entitled “Training Day”, features McGregor being pushed by Lovitz to adopt a new and unusual training regimen as he prepares to become a […]

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Jose Ortiz To Ride Shaman Ghost In Pegasus World Cup

Trainer Jimmy Jerkens, who is preparing Stronach Stables’ Shaman Ghost for a start in the $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) Jan. 28, said the mount on the Grade 1 winner will go to 2016 Eclipse Award finalist Jose Ortiz. Last week when Javier Castellano, who rode Shaman Ghost to victory in the 2016 […]

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Partnership Formed To Run Canadian Classic Winner Breaking Lucky In Pegasus World Cup

Reeves Thoroughbred Racing is pleased to announce that a deal has been reached with Gunpowder Farms and West Point Thoroughbreds to run Breaking Lucky in their starting gate position for the Inaugural running of the $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational to be held January 28 at Gulfstream Park. Gunpowder Farms owner Tom Keithley is […]

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Baffert: Arrogate’s Post Position Draw In Pegasus ‘Very Important’

The inaugural running of the $12 million Pegasus World Cup is still a few weeks away, but trainer Bob Baffert is already thinking about the post position draw. In a race in which his star 4-year-old Arrogate will face a rematch with California Chrome, Baffert is hoping to draw one of the innermost stalls in […]

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Pegasus Playbook: Deal Done

Reeves Thoroughbred Racing, a private racing stable owned by Dean and Patti Reeves of Atlanta, GA., is one of a dozen stakeholders in the $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational, the world’s richest horse race to be run Saturday, Jan. 28 at Gulfstream Park. The Reeves, who formed their stable in 2009 with trainer Kathy […]

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Arrogate Drills Through ‘Very Important’ Six-Furlong Work Before Races At Santa Anita

Trainer Bob Baffert had been watching the weather channel with anticipation throughout the week, as his stable star Arrogate was in need of a serious workout in order to stay on schedule for the Pegasus World Cup on Jan. 28 at Gulfstream Park. At Santa Anita, however, rain had drenched the area for nearly a […]

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California Chrome ‘Feeling Really Good’ During Early Morning Jog At Gulfstream

On an unseasonably cold morning in South Florida, Pegasus World Cup contender California Chrome paid his first visit to the Gulfstream Park track on Sunday, marking it with a spirited jog that suggested he was eager to do much more. With his regular exercise rider Dihigi Gladney aboard, California Chrome, who arrived at Gulfstream Park […]

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Pegasus: Keen Ice, Neolithic ‘Worked Super’ In Company Saturday

Todd Pletcher’s hopefuls for the $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1), Keen Ice and Neolithic, worked in company Saturday morning at Palm Beach Downs. Donegal Racing’s Keen Ice, the runner-up in the Harlan’s Holiday Stakes (G3), and Starlight Racing’s Neolithic finished on even terms and were each given a time of 1:00.40 for their […]

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Arrogate’s Pegasus Entry May Be In Jeopardy Due To Rainy California Weather

Bob Baffert hopes to work Arrogate Sunday if the weatherman cooperates and track conditions at Santa Anita are suitable. The Hall of Fame trainer plans to run the Breeders’ Cup Classic winner and finalist for Horse of the Year honors in the $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational at Gulfstream Park on Jan. 28, but […]

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