September 16, 2014
German star Sea the Moon, the antepost betting favorite for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe before a surprising defeat Sept. 7 in the Grosser Preis von Baden, has been retired because of an injury.
September 13, 2014
The Grey Gatsby flew home under Ryan Moore to nail the heavily favored Australia on the wire in the Group 1 Irish Champion Stakes on Saturday at Leopardstown.
September 11, 2014
Australia will be an odds-on favorite to add another Group 1 win to his résumé when he starts Saturday at Leopardstown in the Irish Champion Stakes.
September 08, 2014
Medal Count might not be the most accomplished racehorse in America these days, but he’s certainly among the most interesting.
August 23, 2014
Saturday at Del Mar, Big John B won his stakes debut in the $201,250 Del Mar Handicap over 1 3/8 miles on turf. The victory gave Big John B a fees-paid berth to the Breeders’ Cup Turf at Santa Anita on Nov. 1.
August 20, 2014
The Pizza Man came out of his win in the $400,000 American St. Leger Stakes last Saturday in good shape, and is likely to make his next start in the Breeders’ Cup Turf, according to Rich Papiese, who bred and owns the Pizza Man with his wife, Karen.
August 17, 2014
Hardest Core came out of Saturday’s win in the Arlington Million the same way he went into, in excellent condition, and with just three starts this season, the 4-year-old figures to have plenty left in the tank for whatever schedule his connections ...
August 16, 2014
In a feel-good moment for his little-known connections, Hardest Core stormed down the center of the track to post an upset victory in the Grade 1, $1 million Arlington Million on Saturday at Arlington Park.
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.