Saratoga

YESTERDAY August 27, 2016
So, in the wake of Arrogate’s devastating, track-record, runaway score in Saturday’s Travers Stakes, who is the best 3-year-old male in the land?
What everybody hoped would be a storybook ending to an incredible day of racing at Saratoga on Saturday didn’t quite turn out as most had expected, with Lady Eli’s comeback in the Grade 2 Ballston Spa spoiled by an unlikely nemesis, the 27-1 Strike ...
The Bob Baffert-trained Arrogate put on a performance for the ages, winning Saturday’s Grade 1, $1.25 million Travers Stakes by a whopping 13 1/2 lengths over stablemate American Freedom.
Flintshire combined his own brilliance and an assist from a stablemate to record his second straight victory in Saturday’s Grade 1, $1 million Sword Dancer Invitational at Saratoga.
A. P. Indian stayed perfect on the year and completed a sweep of the major sprint stakes at Saratoga on Saturday by setting a stakes record in the Grade 1 Forego.
Drefong turned what appeared to be a wide-open King’s Bishop into a showcase for his abundant speed, leading his 11 rivals on a merry chase en route to a 3 1/4-length victory.
Haveyougoneaway came to Saratoga the winner of multiple listed stakes, but she’ll leave here a multiple graded winner after upsetting the Grade 1, $500,000 Ballerina Saturday at Saratoga.
Cavorting had run on her mind when the gates opened for the Personal Ensign on Saturday at Saratoga, but jockey Javier Castellano wrestled her back to last position in the five-horse field. It proved to be a winning move.
Trainer Mark Casse closed out the Churchill Downs meet with victories in a pair of stakes for 2-year-olds. Casse will hope to close out Saratoga with victories in this meet’s pair of Grade 1 juvenile stakes with Classic Empire in the Hopeful on Sept. 5 ...
By running in the Grade 2 Monmouth Cup instead of the Grade 1 Whitney, Bradester not only returned to one of his favorite surfaces, but he avoided a meeting with Frosted, who backed up his dominant Metropolitan Handicap victory in June with another ...