Turf Sprint


Debra A. Roma
Roy H scores in the Breeders' Cup Sprint.
Trainer Peter Miller said he received a phone call Saturday night from owner Gary Hartunian of Rockingham Ranch, who asked, “Did that really happen today?” Hartunian was referring to the pair’s Breeders’ Cup wins with Stormy Liberal in the Turf Sprint ...Full Story >>
November 02, 2017
The Breeders' Cup represents a galaxy of equine stars every year, although it's fair to say that some shine brighter than others.
October 27, 2017
Finally, some real action at Del Mar, the home of the 2017 Breeders' Cup. There were a half-dozen recorded workouts on Friday morning at Del Mar, including a sizzler from Sprint contender American Pastime and an easier, maintenance-type move turned in ...
October 25, 2017
It would be fair to call the 16 horses pre-entered in the $1 million Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint Nov. 4 at Del Mar an eclectic group. The runners pointed to the five-furlong race range from a past Turf Sprint winner to a horse coming in off a claim.
October 22, 2017
B Squared and Richard’s Boy, the first two finishers of the $100,690 California Flag Handicap at Santa Anita on Saturday, will be pre-entered for the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint at Del Mar on Nov. 4.
October 18, 2017
At this point, new frontiers have become hard to find for Mongolian Saturday. Somehow, Mongolian Saturday finds one more box to check in this year's Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint.
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 ...
October 21, 2015
The suspense was killing them. They’d never felt anything like this before. Then again, they’d never been in a spot like this before, with a racehorse all dressed up and ready to run in a Breeders’ Cup race but no guarantee he would make it into an ...
November 05, 2013
Pennsylvania Derby winner Will Take Charge is almost certainly going to be voted 3-year-old champion. That could help bump the $1 million race from a Grade 2 to a Grade 1. Will Take Charge’s Classic run is certainly great advertisement.
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.