Breeders' Cup

August 22, 2014
Close Hatches, showing a terrific early turn of foot to make the lead entering the first turn, sloshed her way through the muddy mess that was Saratoga’s main track Friday, and rolled to a front-running, five-length victory in the Grade 1, $500,000 ...
Close Hatches, showing a terrific early turn of foot to make the lead entering the first turn, sloshed her way through the muddy mess that was Saratoga’s main track Friday, and rolled to a front-running, five-length victory in the Grade 1, $500,000 ...
August 20, 2014
The Pizza Man came out of his win in the $400,000 American St. Leger Stakes last Saturday in good shape, and is likely to make his next start in the Breeders’ Cup Turf, according to Rich Papiese, who bred and owns the Pizza Man with his wife, Karen.
August 17, 2014
Hardest Core came out of Saturday’s win in the Arlington Million the same way he went into, in excellent condition, and with just three starts this season, the 4-year-old figures to have plenty left in the tank for whatever schedule his connections ...
August 16, 2014
Making history as the first winning 3-year-old in the Beverly D., Euro Charline stormed to victory Saturday when getting a terrific ride from Ryan Moore in the 25th running of the Grade 1, $750,000 race at Arlington Park.
In a feel-good moment for his little-known connections, Hardest Core stormed down the center of the track to post an upset victory in the Grade 1, $1 million Arlington Million on Saturday at Arlington Park.
August 03, 2014
The final races of Iotapa’s 2014 season were set when she won her second consecutive Grade 1 race in Saturday’s $300,250 Clement Hirsch Stakes for fillies and mares at Del Mar.
August 02, 2014
Winning her second consecutive Grade 1, Iotapa held off a stubborn threat from pacesetter Broken Sword to win the Clement Hirsch by a half-length Saturday at Del Mar.
Making the front entering the first turn under Junior Alvarado, Moreno maintained a clear advantage throughout while setting comfortable fractions and was never threatened in the stretch, defeating Itsmyluckyday by 1 1/4 lengths.
November 05, 2013
Pennsylvania Derby winner Will Take Charge is almost certainly going to be voted 3-year-old champion. That could help bump the $1 million race from a Grade 2 to a Grade 1. Will Take Charge’s Classic run is certainly great advertisement.