October 04, 2015
Make Believe’s win in the $336,000 Prix de la Foret at seven furlongs may lead to a start in the Breeders’ Cup Mile at Keeneland on Oct. 31.
October 03, 2015
Grand Arch narrowly held off The Pizza Man in the Grade 1 Shadwell Turf Mile, as both 6-year-old geldings will head off to the Breeders’ Cup in separate events.
Tepin wasn’t getting beat any noses today. The filly, who endured two heartbreakingly narrow defeats at the hands of rallying rivals at Saratoga over the summer, drew clear in the stretch for an emphatic seven-length victory in the Grade 1, $400,000 ...
Talco, the winner of the Grade 1 Shoemaker Mile at Santa Anita in June, will miss the Breeders’ Cup Mile at Keeneland on Oct. 31 after being diagnosed with a bone chip in a knee, trainer John Sadler said on Saturday.
October 01, 2015
Mostly out of respect for his dramatic triumph in the Arlington Million, The Pizza Man could go off a slight favorite Saturday in the $1 million Shadwell Turf Mile at Keeneland. But you sure can’t blame horseplayers for taking long looks elsewhere.
September 30, 2015
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.
Turf milers? Bill Mott’s got ’em this year, and if things break the right way, Mott could have three starters in the 2015 Breeders’ Cup Mile at Keeneland.
September 27, 2015
Alert Bay, the winner of Sunday’s $200,750 City of Hope Mile at Santa Anita, is bound for Kentucky and the Breeders’ Cup Mile at Keeneland on Oct. 31.
September 24, 2015
By virtue of his track-record performance in the Grade 2 Bernard Baruch Handicap at Saratoga earlier this month, Ironicus emerged as a top contender for next month’s Breeders’ Cup Mile. Unfortunately, Ironicus will miss the Breeders’ Cup after ...
September 23, 2015
No Breeders’ Cup race has produced repeat winners like the Mile, and the 2014 hero, Karakontie, remains on track to make it six times that a winner has returned to score again the following season.