Homage, an unraced half-brother to prominent sires Congrats and Flatter, will enter stud in Argentina after selling to bloodstock agent Carlos S. E. Moore for $9,000 on Wednesday at the Keeneland November breeding stock sale. Full Story >>
October 28, 2017
Calvin Borel patted his colt’s chestnut neck, briefly looked skyward, then leapt off The Player's back and caught emotional trainer Buff Bradley up in a fierce hug following Saturday's Grade 2 Fayette Stakes at Keeneland.
October 23, 2017
Steve Hargrave, director of backside operations at Churchill Downs, was hired by Breeders' Cup to serve in a similar capacity for the upcoming championships at Del Mar.
Keeneland is known for front loading stakes during its meets, but the Grade 2 Fayette Stakes on closing day is shaping up to be one of the better races of the 17-day stand.
October 22, 2017
Apple Betty did everything but win when racing in the Grade 3 Dowager at Keeneland last year, taking command in the stretch and losing by a nose to Electrum. Back for a return try in Sunday’s Grade 3, $125,000 Dowager, this time Apple Betty didn’t have ...
Heart to Heart is a nine-time graded stakes winner and millionaire, but one goal has been elusive. The horse will be seeking his first Grade 1 victory as a supplemental entry to the Breeders’ Cup Mile.
October 21, 2017
A pair of California girls did battle in Saturday's Grade 2, $250,000 Raven Run Stakes at Keeneland, with Miss Sunset scoring a half-length victory over a game Chalon.
October 20, 2017
Sometimes the inside post in a bulky field can be problematic, but Florent Geroux worked out a perfect stalking trip Friday aboard Lovely Bernadette in winning the 27th running of the Grade 3, $150,000 Valley View on the Keeneland turf.
Trainer Ron Moquett said Petrov will be pointed to the $200,000 Steel Valley Sprint on Nov. 20 at Mahoning Valley in Ohio after keeping his non-stakes record perfect with a one-length victory in a 6 1/2-furlong allowance here Wednesday.
The next six weeks could be big ones for trainer Dale Romans. His two Breeders' Cup Juvenile hopefuls, Free Drop Billy and Hollywood Star, were flown to California on Monday, while some of his other stable stars could be in action at the 21-day ...
Three-year-olds begin merging into the Thoroughbred mainstream around this time of year, and trainer Ian Wilkes is as interested as anyone else to see how McCraken will match up when facing older horses for the first time.