October 04, 2015
The events of the first 48 hours of Keeneland’s fall meet had trainer Mark Casse pondering a start in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile for Conquest Big E, if the colt can get in the field.
October 03, 2015
Breaking last after being impeded leaving the starting gate, Greenpointcrusader recovered nicely and rallied six wide in the stretch to record a dominant 4 1/2-length victory in the $500,000 Champagne and earning a fees-paid berth into the $2 million ...
At this time last month, Brody’s Cause was a badly beaten maiden, having lost his only start by 25 lengths in an Ellis Park grass race. But with a developing 2-year-old, a lot of improvement can take place in a short period of time, a point on display ...
October 01, 2015
Trainer Todd Pletcher will send out Ready Dancer Saturday at Belmont Park in a seemingly wide-open renewal of the Grade 1, $500,000 Champagne, which awards its winner a fees-paid berth into the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile at Keeneland on Oct. 31.
Exaggerator and Uncle Vinny, the only two graded stakes winners in Saturday’s Breeders’ Futurity at Keeneland, are both trying two turns and 1 1/16 miles for the first time.
I like Brody’s Cauue in the Claiborne Breeders’ Futurity on Saturday at Keeneland.
September 30, 2015
This year’s Breeders’ Cup is four weeks away, but trainer Keith Desormeaux still can’t stop thinking about last year’s Breeders’ Cup when his Texas Red rallied from last to win the $2 million Juvenile by 6 1/2 lengths at Santa Anita. Desormeaux could ...
The Shadwell Turf Mile, the traditional fall meet signature event, anchors a 10-race card Saturday at Keeneland that features five straight graded races. All but one, the First Lady, are Win and You’re In events toward the Breeders’ Cup.
September 27, 2015
Hot maiden winners Championofthenile and Get Jets were the fancy of the betting public, but it was the stakes winner Sudden Surprise who got the better of those two, turning back an inside bid from Get Jets to win Sunday’s $150,000 Bertram F. Bongard ...
September 26, 2015
The heat was on Nyquist from the start on Saturday, but he survived an early challenge from two rivals, a late bid from another, plus a stewards’ inquiry to remain unbeaten in four starts by capturing the Grade 1, $300,750 FrontRunner Stakes for ...