Breeders' Cup

October 07, 2015
The speedy Liam’s Map will be pointed to the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile on Oct. 30 at Keeneland and bypass the Breeders’ Cup Classic on Oct. 31, trainer Todd Pletcher said on Wednesday from Keeneland.
Trainer Dale Romans and the Albaugh Family Stable already have one of the favorites for the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile in Brody’s Cause, who was a good-looking winner of last Saturday’s Grade 1 Breeders’ Futurity at Keeneland. But Romans and the Albaughs ...
An American-based winner of the $3 million Breeders’ Cup Turf at Keeneland on Oct. 31 will produce a longshot payoff. European-based runners are expected to dominate the betting in the richest turf race in the United States.
Lady Shipman has never run in a graded stakes, nor against males. And yet with one more powerhouse performance, the 3-year-old filly might well be the favorite when the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint is run at Keeneland on Oct. 31.
After briefly toying with the notion of running Private Zone in the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile, his connections have now all but decided on running the four-time Grade 1 winner in the Sprint, a race in which he is expected to go postward as the favorite ...
Trainer Richard Mandella is hoping Lucky Folie is good enough to run in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf and he will know about her when she tries turf for the first time in the Surfer Girl Stakes on Saturday at Santa Anita.
The Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint is being run over 5 1/2 furlongs for the first time and few horses have accomplished more at the distance this year than Lady Shipman.
The Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile lost one likely pace horse but gained another this week. The speedy Liam's Map is now the probable favorite for the $1 million Dirt Mile on Oct. 30 after trainer Todd Pletcher announced Wednesday the horse will bypass the 1 ...
Trainer Todd Pletcher has an advantage in the 2015 Breeders’ Cup Distaff – volume. Got Lucky won the Grade 1 Spinster Stakes last weekend at Keeneland, joining Curalina and Stopchargingmaria as legitimate Distaff contenders.
The last two major preps for the Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Sprint resulted in surprises, with one of the would-be favorites for the race, Taris, incurring the biggest blow to her reputation with her defeat in the L.A. Woman Stakes at Santa Anita.