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Barbara D. Livingston
Ulysses (left) finished fourth in the 2016 Breeders' Cup Turf.
Decision time has arrived for people with key participants in the Breeders' Cup Turf on Nov. 4 at Del Mar.Full Story >>
October 16, 2017
Tom Albertrani will making his fifth straight and sixth overall appearance in the Turf, this time with Sadler's Joy, who Monday worked a half-mile in 49.72 seconds over the Belmont Park main track.
Bullards Alley got a 114 Beyer for his win in the Canadian International Stakes, the highest Beyer on turf this year and the highest turf figure since 2008. What's next for the 5-year-old son of Flower Alley is a bit of an unknown.
October 11, 2017
Bigger Picture is set to start in the $4 million Breeders' Cup Turf on Nov. 4 at Del Mar after a 10-week break. Oscar Nominated may start in the BC Turf after a break of less than three weeks. The two horses may be on different schedules, but trainer ...
October 04, 2017
A growing collection of wins in Grade 2 turf marathons this year has put Itsinthepost on course for a test in the Breeders' Cup Turf at Del Mar.
October 01, 2017
Luck abandoned Itsinthepost at a pivotal time in the Grade 2 Del Mar Handicap on Aug. 19. The story was reversed in Sunday’s Grade 2 John Henry Turf Championship at Santa Anita, where Itsinthepost had much better fortune.
September 27, 2017
Among world-class races in France and New York and to a lesser extent California, the field for the $4 million Breeders' Cup Turf on Nov. 4 at Del Mar will be better known by Sunday evening.
September 20, 2017
In each of the last two years, Chad Brown has had multiple starters in the Breeders' Cup Turf. Each time, Brown had a runner finish in the top three behind a winner trained by Aidan O'Brien. Brown's objective for this year's $4 million BC Turf at Del ...
August 27, 2017
Sadler's Joy used an eye-catching burst of speed to make up for an awful start in the Grade 1 Sword Dancer at Saratoga on Saturday, running by all six of his rivals in the final furlong of the 1 1/2-mile turf race to win by a half-length under Julien ...
October 23, 2016
Cross-entered horses in the Breeders' Cup sometimes make for spirited discussion. And there might be three such horses in this Breeders’ Cup: Limato, Mondialiste, and Curalina.
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 ...