Dirt Mile

October 03, 2015
The path of least resistance did not prove to be the path to victory for Honor Code, who could only manage a third-place finish behind loose-on-the-lead winner Appealing Tale in Saturday’s Grade 2, $400,000 Kelso Handicap at sloppy Belmont Park.
September 30, 2015
With the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile just four weeks from Friday, the only remaining major stepping-stone to the $1 million race is Saturday’s Grade 2, $400,000 Kelso Handicap at Belmont Park.
September 23, 2015
Because Keeneland’s main track is 1 1/16 miles around, the two-turn Breeders’ cup Dirt Mile will start in front of the stands, and the first finish line will be utilized, meaning not all of the 1,236-foot stretch run will come into play.
September 06, 2015
Liam’s Map, dominant winner of Saturday’s Grade 1 Woodward Stakes, will most likely make his next start in the Breeders’ Cup at Keeneland, trainer Todd Pletcher said Sunday. What remains to be determined, however, is whether that start will be in the ...
September 05, 2015
After Liam’s Map set solid fractions all the way around and continued on to win the Grade 1 Woodward at Saratoga by 4 3/4 lengths over Coach Inge, trainer Todd Pletcher says he may have some thinking to do about which Breeders' Cup race would be best ...
August 23, 2015
Appealing Tale, who won the first stakes of his career in the $245,000 Pat O’Brien Stakes at Del Mar on Saturday, may not start again until the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile at Keeneland on Oct. 30.