horse of the year

Gun Runner ‘Picking It Up Nicely’ In Pegasus Preparations

Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) winner Gun Runner picked up the pace — especially the late pace — in Sunday’s workout at the Fair Grounds, motoring five-eighths of a mile in1:00 4/5 in his preparation for Gulfstream Park’s $16 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) Saturday, Jan. 27. The time matched the second-fastest of 64 works. According to the Fair […]

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Vox Populi Award ‘Born Of The Heart And Not The Statistical Sheet’

“If racing is going to capture the imagination of the public in years to come, it will (be) because of the horses that touch the heart,” writes Steve Haskin in his blog at bloodhorse.com. Penny Chenery created the Vox Populi Award in 2010 to acknowledge a horse whose “popularity and racing excellence best resounded with the […]

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Pink Lloyd Caps Perfect Season With Eighth Straight Stakes Win In Kennedy Road

Pink Lloyd has made his case for Horse of the Year honours, closing out his 2017 campaign undefeated in eight stakes races after taking the $175,000 Kennedy Road (Grade 2) on Saturday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack. Owned by Entourage Stable and trained by Robert Tiller, Pink Lloyd ended his five-year-old season like a true rockstar as he […]

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Gun Runner Back On Track At Fair Grounds, Expected For Pegasus Work Dec. 3

Soon-to-be Horse of the Year Gun Runner is back on the track at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots and enjoying taking it easy in The Big Easy. The Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimneys Farm-owned 4-year-old colt is expected to make his next start in the Grade I $16-million Pegasus World Cup Invitational at Gulfstream Park in […]

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Anunciados Los Costos Por Salto De Los Campeones Arrogate Y Gun Runner

Casi simultáneamente, los costos por salto de Arrogate, Caballo del Año 2016, y Gun Runner, principal candidato para Caballo del Año 2017, fueron anunciados por Juddmonte Farms y Three Chimneys Farm, respectivamente. Arrogate (Unbridled’s Song), el caballo mayor productor de dinero en Norteamérica con $17,422,600, prestará servicios a partir de 2018 en Juddmonte Farms a […]

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Eclipse Awards: Breeders’ Cup Upsets Leave Several Questions Unanswered

Gun Runner’s emphatic Breeders’ Cup Classic victory leaves little doubt about the 2017 Horse of the Year title. Arrogate put together an impressive string of victories this season with the Pegasus and Dubai World Cups, but his failure to return to form at Del Mar likely gives Gun Runner the upper hand with the majority […]

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Breeders’ Cup Classic: Gun Runner Se Consagra Como Caballo Del Año 2017 Ganando De Punta A Punta

Durante meses, las conexiones de Gun Runner estaban convencidas de que tenían en sus manos al mejor caballo de los Estados Unidos. Con cada triunfo del hijo de Candy Ride esta percepción se fue afianzando hasta llegar al sábado 3 de Noviembre. Gun Runner les dio la razón al ganar de extremo a extremo la […]

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Champion Catch A Glimpse To Be Offered At Fasig-Tipton November

Bluewater Sales will offer multiple Champion Catch A Glimpse at the Fasig-Tipton November Sale this fall as a racing/broodmare prospect. A four-year-old daughter of City Zip, Catch A Glimpse has enjoyed a brilliant career to date for owners Gary Barber, Mike Ambler, and Windways Farm (Jeff and Annabel Begg), and trainer Mark Casse.  At two, […]

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Werther ‘Back To His Best’ In Hong Kong Champions & Chater Cup

Werther delivered a timely reminder of his significant abilities this afternoon, Sunday, 28 May, with a clear-cut victory in the HK$10 million Standard Chartered Champions & Chater Cup, Hong Kong’s final Group 1 this term. “He’s back to his best! That was a fair test and he’s put them away quite easily in the end,” […]

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Curalina Repeats As Aiken-Trained Horse Of The Year

Three-time Grade 1 winner Curalina has been named the Aiken-Trained Horse of the Year for the second year in a row, according to the Aiken Standard. The 5-year-old daughter of Curlin’s 2016 highlights include wins in the G1 La Troienne and the G3 Shuvee, as well as a second-place finish in the G1 Personal Ensign. […]

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