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Roy H scores in the Breeders' Cup Sprint.
Trainer Peter Miller said he received a phone call Saturday night from owner Gary Hartunian of Rockingham Ranch, who asked, “Did that really happen today?” Hartunian was referring to the pair’s Breeders’ Cup wins with Stormy Liberal in the Turf Sprint ...Full Story >>
October 27, 2017
Finally, some real action at Del Mar, the home of the 2017 Breeders' Cup. There were a half-dozen recorded workouts on Friday morning at Del Mar, including a sizzler from Sprint contender American Pastime and an easier, maintenance-type move turned in ...
Takaful worked a sharp half-mile in 46.66 seconds Friday morning over the Belmont Park training track in preparation for a start in the Breeders' Cup Sprint.
October 25, 2017
Without question, the Breeders' Cup Sprint will be the most important six furlongs ever run at Del Mar in a history that dates back to 1937. There have been some beauties, though, along the way, led by the track's signature Bing Crosby. Chad Summers, ...
As expected, the field for the Breeders' Cup Sprint will be a small but select one once again in 2017, a group that includes defending champion Drefong.
October 21, 2017
Imperial Hint turned in his final Parx workout for the Breeders’ Cup Sprint on Saturday morning and is scheduled to depart for Del Mar on Tuesday.
October 20, 2017
El Deal, winner of the Grade 1 Alfred G. Vanderbilt at Saratoga, will miss the Breeders' Cup Sprint due to a lesion in the suspensory of his left foreleg, trainer Jorge Navarro said Friday.
The overachieving 4-year-old Imperial Hint will be Del Mar bound on Tuesday for the Breeders' Cup Sprint, in which he will be among the favorites.
October 18, 2017
Despite the fact three of the five most recent renewals of the Breeders' Cup Sprint have been won by 3-year-olds, it is quite possible as few as only two sophomores, Takaful and American Pastime, will contest this year's edition Nov. 4 at Del Mar.
October 16, 2017
Drefong is the defending winner of the Breeders' Cup Sprint, and judging by the way he worked Monday, he is going to be all set for a defense of his victory on Nov. 4 at Del Mar.
October 29, 2015
When the management of Liam’s Map made the decision to duck the $5 million Classic and run instead in the $1 million Dirt Mile on Friday, and then the scratch Thursday of Beholder, the complexion of the main event changed significantly. The field of ...