Michael Amoruso
Mind Your Biscuits won the Belmont Sprint on Saturday by 3 1/2 lengths.
Trainer Chad Summers has not completely ruled out the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile, rather than the Sprint, as an option for Mind Your Biscuits later this year. Full Story >>
July 02, 2017
The favored shipper Green Mask punched his ticket to the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint this fall at Del Mar with a decisive score in Sunday’s Grade 2 Highlander Stakes, a BC Win and You’re In qualifier at Woodbine.
July 01, 2017
The Cinderella story of Imperial Hint and trainer Luis Carvajal Jr. added another chapter Saturday at Gulfstream Park when the speedster ran away through the stretch to a popular and one-sided 4 3/4-length victory over Awesome Banner in the $250,000 ...
June 23, 2017
What began as one of the Cinderella stories of this year's Dubai World Cup program ended a little before midnight after trainer Luis Carvajal Jr. was forced to scratch his star Imperial Hint from the Dubai Golden Shaheen just days before the race due ...
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 ...
October 27, 2015
The 32nd Breeders’ Cup figures to be dominated by men who are well established at the upper echelon of the training profession. Hall of Famers Bob Baffert and Richard Mandella will saddle the leading contenders in the $5 million Classic. Earlier on ...
October 01, 2015
Jockey Flavien Prat was up and about just nine days after his Los Alamitos accident and in attendance for the Santa Anita opening weekend, wearing a back brace and a brave smile. When you’re a 23-year-old athlete, a little thing like five broken ...
October 31, 2013
Of the nine Breeders' Cup races Saturday at Santa Anita, the two where it looks like a bettor will have to spread widely are the Turf Sprint and the Sprint.
October 29, 2013
Everyone has their favorite horses among winners from the six previous times the Breeders' Cup was held at Santa Anita. These are mine.
September 06, 2013
Martin Pedroza rode Private Zone, partially owned by his best friend Rene Douglas, to a win in the closing-day Pirate's Bounty Stakes at Del Mar and hopes the horse takes him to this fall's Breeders' Cup Sprint.