Breeders’ Cup

Goldencents to Make Turf Debut in Shadwell Turf Mile

Goldencents, impressive winner of the G2 Pat O’Brien Stakes at Del Mar, will make his next start in the G1 Shadwell Turf Mile at Keeneland, the Blood-Horse reports. The Shadwell Turf Mile would mark the turf debut for the 4-year-old son of Into Mischief, and could possibly bring an exciting match-up with Wise Dan. The […]

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KY Downs to Host Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge Qualifier Sept. 10

Kentucky Downs is preparing for its rich five-day all turf racing season which gets underway on Saturday, September 6. Lucrative rewards are in store, and not just for horsemen. Handicappers are invited to enter the $15,000 Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge qualifying handicapping tournament on Wednesday, September 10. “Kentucky Downs wants to be known as the […]

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Keeneland Host Committee Announced for 2015 Breeders’ Cup

The Breeders’ Cup announced today the formation of the 2015 Keeneland Host Committee for next year’s World Championships, to be held at Keeneland Race Course, October 30-31, 2015. The Host Committee, comprised of a diverse cross section of leadership from the public and private sectors, will be responsible for creating and coordinating events and activities […]

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‘Thanks to That $600 With Zim’: How Joe Torre Got Hooked on Horse Racing

Baseball great Joe Torre not only has been a fan of horse racing for many years, he also has been actively involved as an owner, most notably of the multiple Grade 1 winner, Game On Dude. In a recent article for Sports Illustrated and the Breeders’ Cup, Torre writes about his love of the sport, […]

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Kingman Bids for BC Mile Berth in Prix Jacques Le Marois

Juddmonte Farms standout 3-year-old Kingman (GB ) seeks his fourth consecutive group 1 win, headlining the field for Sunday’s  $830,000 Prix du Haras de Fresnay-Le Buffard – Jacques Le Marois (G1) at Deauville for a “Win and You’re In” berth in the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Mile. The Prix Jacques Le Marois, run at one […]

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Breeders’ Cup presents Pop Quiz: Sam the Music Man

Sam Grossman has been the track bugler at New York’s racetracks since 1993. He not only plays Call to the Post before each race but also circulates, entertaining track patrons, and playing requests 250 race days per year. Grossman’s musical background runs deep. He holds a degree in jazz from the University of Miami and […]

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Collmus Introduced as New NYRA Track Announcer

The New York Racing Association announced Wednesday that Larry Collmus will be the new voice of NYRA. Collmus will officially take over the job in April, 2015. Collmus succeeds Tom Durkin, who is set to retire Aug. 31 after a successful 43-year broadcasting career. Collmus, who has been the voice of both the Breeders’ Cup and […]

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Registration Now Open for 2014 Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge

The Breeders’ Cup today announced that registration is now open for the sixth Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC), which will be held at Santa Anita Park on October 31 and Nov 1. The Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge is the largest live money handicapping tournament in the U.S., in terms of prize money, with upwards of  […]

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Breeders’ Cup presents Fresh Faces: Turning ‘Horse People’ Into ‘Racing People’

Kate Ellis is a marketing analyst for Churchill Downs, where she works in digital marketing and new product development. Ellis holds a B.S. in management and economics from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and a certification in equine management from the University of Louisville. She has previously been the horse program coordinator for Marmon Valley Ministries and […]

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