Breeders' Cup


Michael Amoruso
Mind Your Biscuits won the Belmont Sprint on Saturday by 3 1/2 lengths.
Trainer Chad Summers has not completely ruled out the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile, rather than the Sprint, as an option for Mind Your Biscuits later this year. Full Story >>
July 02, 2017
The favored shipper Green Mask punched his ticket to the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint this fall at Del Mar with a decisive score in Sunday’s Grade 2 Highlander Stakes, a BC Win and You’re In qualifier at Woodbine.
July 01, 2017
The Cinderella story of Imperial Hint and trainer Luis Carvajal Jr. added another chapter Saturday at Gulfstream Park when the speedster ran away through the stretch to a popular and one-sided 4 3/4-length victory over Awesome Banner in the $250,000 ...
Curlin’s Approval proved she’s back in top form - earning an all-expenses-paid, guaranteed berth in the Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Sprint in the process - in drawing away to a convincing 4 1/2-length victory over Distinta in Sunday’s $250,000 ...
June 23, 2017
What began as one of the Cinderella stories of this year's Dubai World Cup program ended a little before midnight after trainer Luis Carvajal Jr. was forced to scratch his star Imperial Hint from the Dubai Golden Shaheen just days before the race due ...
June 04, 2017
Bal a Bali, who won Saturday’s $400,690 Shoemaker Mile on turf, won the 2014 Rio Triple Crown in Brazil. Stellar Wind, who won the $368,000 Beholder Mile on dirt, was the champion 3-year-old filly of 2015. Even with those accomplishments, their ...
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.