Breeders’ Cup Win and You’re In

Uni Overpowers First Lady Competition, Sets New Course Record At Keeneland

Far back in the early going, Uni made an electrifying stretch run under Joel Rosario to win Saturday’s $400,000, Grade 1 First Lady Stakes at Keeneland , drawing off to win by  2 1/2 lengths and setting a new course record of 1:32.87 for a mile on turf. Juliet Foxtrot, who moved to the lead […]

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Maxfield Loops Field For Impressive Victory In Breeders’ Futurity

With an eye-catching move going into the far turn under Jose Ortiz, Maxfield drew off to an impressive 5 1/2-length victory on Saturday in the $500,000 Claiborne Breeders’ Futurity at Keeneland, giving trainer Brendan Walsh his first career Grade 1 triumph. The Godolphin homebred son of Street Sense covered 1 1/16 miles on a fast […]

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Tiz The Law New Sheriff Among New York Juveniles Following Romp In Champagne

Tiz the Law justified his 7-5 odds in Saturday’s Grade 1 Champagne Stakes at Belmont Park in Elmont, N.Y., crushing his five 2-year-old rivals under jockey Manny Franco and remaining  undefeated after two starts. Owned by Sackatoga Stable and trained by Barclay Tagg — the same connections  as 2003 Kentucky Derby winner Funny Cide – […]

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Juvenile Fillies Berth, Kentucky Oaks Points On Line In Sunday’s Frizette At Belmont

Quality Response will look to extend her winning West Coast ways into her first graded stakes contest, shipping her 2-for-2 record to New York as part of a seven-horse field in the Grade 1, $400,000 Frizette for juvenile fillies on Sunday at Belmont Park in Elmont, N.Y. The 72nd running of the Frizette will offer […]

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BC Sprint: Omaha Beach Tackles Shancelot In Santa Anita Sprint Championship

High percentage eastern-based trainer Jorge Navarro’s brilliant sprinter Shancelot will square off with Richard Mandella’s comebacking sophomore Omaha Beach, in Saturday’s Grade I, $300,00 Santa Anita Sprint Championship, a Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” Challenge Race qualifier to the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Sprint here on Nov. 2.             […]

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Trio Of Breeders’ Cup ‘Win And You’re In’ Grade 1 Races On Tap For Opening Saturday At Keeneland

Six Grade or Group 1 winners, including Suedois (FR) and Next Shares, the past two victors of the $1 million Shadwell Turf Mile, are among the 14 horses and two also-eligibles entered Wednesday morning for Saturday’s 34th running of the prestigious race. The $1 million Shadwell Turf Mile serves as the centerpiece of a blockbuster 11-race […]

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Ollie’s Candy Faces Secret Spice, Paradise Woods In Zenyatta

With the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Distaff looming large on the horizon, Ollie’s Candy, Secret Spice and Paradise Woods head a field of six fillies and mares three and up in Sunday’s Grade II, $200,000 Zenyatta Stakes at Santa Anita, which will be contested at 1 1/16 miles. The Zenyatta, named for the legendary distaffer […]

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Berths Into Juvenile Turf, Juvenile Fillies Turf On The Line At Newmarket

Newmarket will be the site of Great Britain’s final two Breeders’ Cup Challenge races of the 2019 season, beginning with Friday’s seven-furlong $128,000 Shadwell Rockfel Stakes (GII), which will award an automatic starting berth into the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf, followed by Saturday’s one-mile $160,000 Juddmonte Royal Lodge (GII), with a berth into the […]

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American Pharoah Stakes: Stout Field Lined Up For BC Juvenile Prep

Bob Baffert’s Eight Rings, Mark Glatt’s Collusion Illusion, John Shirreffs’ Express Train and Steve Asmussen’s Shoplifted head a strong field of nine juveniles in Friday’s Grade I, $300,000 American Pharoah Stakes, to be run at a mile and one sixteenth over Santa Anita’s main track.   A Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” Challenge Race qualifier, the winner […]

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