October 05, 2015
A rematch in the Breeders’ Cup Turf between the first two finishers in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe is not something American racing fans have gotten to contemplate, but that is very much on the table this year when the Breeders’ Cup comes to ...
October 03, 2015
Grand Arch narrowly held off The Pizza Man in the Grade 1 Shadwell Turf Mile, as both 6-year-old geldings will head off to the Breeders’ Cup in separate events.
September 30, 2015
Few American horsemen will watch Sunday’s Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe in Paris as attentively as owner Ken Ramsey and trainer Chad Brown. They will be scouting the potential competition for their Big Blue Kitten ahead of the $3 million Breeders’ Cup Turf ...
September 26, 2015
Big Blue Kitten catapulted to the front in upper stretch and captured the Grade 1 Joe Hirsch. In the process, he ran 1 1/2 miles in 2:23.39, obliterating the Belmont Widener Turf course record by nearly a full second.
September 25, 2015
For Ashleyluvssugar to advance to the Breeders’ Cup Turf at Keeneland on Oct. 31, a win in Sunday’s $75,000 King Pellinore Stakes at Santa Anita is a must.
August 26, 2015
Arlington Million winner The Pizza Man will be supplemented to the Breeders’ Cup Turf at a cost of $100,000, co-owner and breeder Rich Papiese said on Wednesday, and to get to that $3 million race, The Pizza Man will go to – Laurel Park.
August 23, 2015
Trainer Phil D’Amato said on Sunday that Big John B, winner of Saturday's Del Mar Handicap, may not start again until the Breeders' Cup Turf. If a prep race is selected, a race such as the $600,000 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic at 1 1/2 miles at Belmont Park ...
August 22, 2015
Closing from last in a field of eight, Big John B rallied four-wide entering the stretch and caught leader Ashleyluvssugar in the final strides to win the Grade 2 Del Mar Handicap at 1 3/8 miles on turf for the second consecutive year.
August 19, 2015
Big John B can salvage August for owner Michael House when he starts as a leading contender in Saturday’s $250,000 Del Mar Handicap at 1 3/8 miles on turf.
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.