Breeders' Cup

August 20, 2016
California Chrome throttled top-class horses like Beholder and Dortmund in the Pacific Classic at Del Mar, romping over a track that was duller than usual and played to late runners almost all day.
By the slimmest of margins, Ashleyluvssugar is bound for the Breeders’ Cup Turf at Santa Anita on Nov. 5. Ashleyluvssugar won Saturday’s $252,415 Del Mar Handicap by a nose over a fast-closing Metaboss. The win gave Ashleyluvssugar a fees-paid berth to ...
August 18, 2016
Tara’s Tango is likely to run in major stakes around two turns this fall despite winning the $100,345 Rancho Bernardo Handicap for sprinters at Del Mar on Wednesday.
August 17, 2016
Bling On the Music will soon take her show to Churchill Downs. The undefeated filly is being pointed to the Grade 2 Pocahontas after her 13-length romp over male rivals in the $100,000 Gold Rush Futurity last Saturday at Arapahoe Park.
The addition of Express Himself gives Hronis Racing and trainer John Sadler a much-needed runner for the Southern California turf marathon division. The purchase could pay off quickly Saturday when Express Himself makes his American debut in the ...
August 05, 2016
Sobradora Inc, unbeaten in four starts in Argentina in 2015, will make her American debut in Sunday’s $75,000 Osunitas Stakes for fillies and mares at Del Mar. The minor stakes could put Sobradora Inc on course for the Breeders’ Cup at Santa Anita in ...
August 04, 2016
Trainer Chris Hartman said Thursday that Alsvid will make his next start in the Grade 3 Eddie D. Stakes on Sept. 30, opening day of the Santa Anita fall meet.
August 03, 2016
The connections of Wavell Avenue are hoping that by taking a step back this summer it will help their 5-year-old mare take a leap forward in the fall. The first part of the plan was executed perfectly as Wavell Avenue, last year’s Breeders’ Cup Filly ...
July 31, 2016
The plans for Stellar Wind for the late summer and fall had been set in stone even before she defeated Beholder in the Grade 1 Clement Hirsch Stakes on Saturday, but the loss by Beholder may alter her near-term schedule, putting in jeopardy a title ...
July 30, 2016
In a battle of two Eclipse Award winners, Stellar Wind outbattled the great Beholder by a half-length in the Grade 1, $300,000 Clement Hirsch Stakes, the championship race of the meet for older fillies and mares.