2016 Breeders’ Cup Turf Post Positions

Breeders’ Cup Photo © Flintshire, the remarkably talented six-year-old that finished second in the 2014 Breeders’ Cup Turf (gr. I), will attempt to go one better when he starts as one of the favorites in the $4,000,000 Breeders’ Cup Turf on November … Continued

2016 Breeders’ Cup Turf Pre-Entries

Breeders’ Cup Photo © Two years after finishing a close second in the 2014 Breeders’ Cup Turf (gr. I), Flintshire will return to Santa Anita for a second chance at the $3,000,000 race. The star runner, who has traveled the globe winning and … Continued

Breeders’ Cup Workouts Report: 10-24-16

Coglianese Photos The morning of October 24th was a busy one at Belmont Park, where the inner turf course was filled with major stakes winners getting in workouts before they head to California for the Breeders’ Cup at Santa Anita. … Continued

Brown’s Fleet Preps for “Super Saturdays”

Breeders’ Cup Photo © NYRA Press Release: Less than 12 hours after Mrs McDougal and Zindaya finished 1-2 in the Grade 3 Noble Damsel and Connect upset the Grade 1 Pennsylvania Derby at Parx Racing, trainer Chad Brown was back supervising his … Continued

Lady Eli, Flintshire Post Workouts at Belmont

Photo by NYRA/Coglianese Photos NYRA Press Release: Lady Eli breezed four furlongs in 49.50 seconds on the Belmont Park inner turf on Sunday. Trainer Chad Brown said the 2014 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf champion came out fine as she is … Continued

Divisidero Completes Preparations for Manhattan Stakes

Coady Photography The talented four-year-old colt Divisidero has slowly risen through the ranks of the nation’s best turf horses, winning two stakes races last year and adding the Woodford Reserve Turf Classic (gr. I) to his record on May 7th at Churchill Downs. … Continued

Replays and Recaps of the Hong Kong International Races

Early in the morning on December 13th, while many racing fans in the U.S. were asleep, a terrific series of four group I races were held at Sha Tin racecourse in Hong Kong. These were the Hong Cup Vase, Hong Kong … Continued

Early Thoughts on the Eclipse Awards

Breeders’ Cup Photo © With another fantastic and memorable edition of the Breeders’ Cup in the history books, talk has turned to the year-end Eclipse awards. Some of the categories have clear-cut standout candidates that should win in a landslide, but a … Continued

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