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Emily Shields
Capla Temptress and jockey Joel Rosario win the Grade 1 Natalma Stakes by three-quarters of a length.
The diminutive Capla Temptress used her impressive turn of foot to capture Sunday’s Grade 1, $265,900 Natalma Stakes, a Breeders’ Cup Win and You’re In contest at Woodbine.Full Story >>
September 17, 2017
Untamed Domain punched his ticket to the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf at Del Mar with a well-timed victory in Sunday’s Grade 2, $208,400 Summer Stakes at Woodbine.
September 06, 2017
Pure Sensation, who won Monday's Grade 3, $300,000 Turf Monster at Parx, most likely will train up to the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint on Nov. 4 at Del Mar, trainer Christophe Clement said Wednesday.
September 03, 2017
As he watched the rain fall hard outside the office of his Saratoga barn Sunday morning, trainer Steve Asmussen could only smile. “How fortunate are we that this wasn’t yesterday?” Asmussen said.
June 02, 2017
The announcement this week by Breeders' Cup Ltd. that the 2017 running of the Filly and Mare Turf at Del Mar will be run at nine furlongs effectively cuts the legs out from under a tradition that seemed safe from meddling.
November 07, 2016
Heroes die hard and California Chrome went down with a ferocious fight in the Breeders' Cup Classic, stretching Arrogate to be every inch of the colt he was in his breathtaking Travers last August.
November 05, 2016
As a championship event, the 2016 Breeders’ Cup delivered, and especially in tremendous renewals of the Classic and Distaff. But while there is some important stakes racing left this year, mainly on Thanksgiving weekend, most of this year’s Eclipse ...
November 03, 2016
The story of the 2016 Breeders' Cup already may have been written by the half-dozen world-class fillies and mares who have made this party something to remember. Never before has the Santa Anita Park backstretch been home to such depth of female ...
October 27, 2016
Trainer Kenny Black, once a jockey of considerable renown, will be running a horse in the Breeders' Cup for the first time on Nov. 5, when he saddles What a View in the $2 million Mile against the best the U.S. and Europe have to offer.
October 23, 2016
Cross-entered horses in the Breeders' Cup sometimes make for spirited discussion. And there might be three such horses in this Breeders’ Cup: Limato, Mondialiste, and Curalina.
October 02, 2016
Regarding the question of why anyone would want to face California Chrome in the Breeders' Cup Classic, here’s the answer: Because the best horses are supposed to run in the best races.