1. Churchill Downs Bans Selfie Sticks for Kentucky Derby

    In heightening security measures leading up to the 2015 Kentucky Derby and Oaks, Churchill Downs on Thursday announced it will no longer allow re-entry to ticketed guests on those days...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 18 days ago 253 reads 0 comments

  2. Oldest Secretariat Son to Reunite with Jockey

    Though Fast Market toiled in relative obscurity on the racetracks of Canada and the U.S., logging 144 starts with not much to show, the oldest living son of Secretariat was never forgotten by those who knew him in his heyday, not even after 25 years...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 19 days ago 123 reads 0 comments

  3. If I Win I'll Retire on Saturday: McCoy

    AP McCoy confirms if he wins the Grand National at Aintree on Saturday it will be his last professional race. The 19-time champion jockey, who is retiring, says he has mixed emotions ahead of horse racing's biggest meeting...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 19 days ago 47 reads 0 comments

  4. BC, NBC Sports Unveil 'Win and You're In' Schedule

    The Breeders' Cup and NBC Sports Group today announced the 2015 Breeders' Cup Challenge Series: Win and You're In”™ television schedule featuring 18 of the best Challenge ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 19 days ago 262 reads 0 comments

  5. Column: Pharoah No Lock for Arkansas Derby

    The Grade 1, $1-million Arkansas Derby at Oaklawn Park is the last of the "Road to the Kentucky Derby" races offering 100 points to the winner and an all-important 40 points to the runner-up...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 19 days ago 297 reads 0 comments

  6. Lexington Stakes 2015: TV Schedule, Post Positions, Contenders and More

    The Coolmore Lexington Stakes (Grade 3) is the season's final race on the Kentucky Derby trail. Run over Keeneland 's 1 1/16-mile dirt course, the race carries a $250,000 purse, with the winner also earning 10 points toward a spot in the Derby...

    Tyler Duma Written by Tyler Duma about 19 days ago 1,223 reads 0 comments

  7. Arkansas Derby 2015: TV Schedule, Post Positions, Odds, Contenders and More

    The 2015 Arkansas Derby is the last stop in the Road to the Kentucky Derby series, a string of races that lends qualifying points to well-performing horses hoping to secure a spot in the illustrious field at Churchill Downs on May 2...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 19 days ago 15,032 reads 2 comments

  8. Grand National 2015: TV Schedule, Sweepstake Info, Odds, Contenders and More

    The Grand National is revered as the world’s greatest steeplechase and anticipation is growing ahead of the latest edition of the annual Aintree showpiece...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 19 days ago 3,481 reads 0 comments

  9. Pharoah Huge Odds Favorite at Arkansas Derby

    American Pharoah drew the No. 6 post in a field of 8 for Saturday's Arkansas Derby and was made a 1-2 morning line favorite ahead of his final Kentucky Derby prep...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 19 days ago 580 reads 0 comments

  10. Derby Winner Mine That Bird Elected to HOF

    TORONTO (AP) — Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird tops the class of 2015 elected to the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 20 days ago 258 reads 0 comments

  11. Shared Belief, Dortmund Top Latest NTRA Polls

    Dortmund, now 6 for 6 after winning the Santa Anita Derby, hasn't been caught on the track or off it in the NTRA's Top 3-Year-Old rankings...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 20 days ago 228 reads 0 comments

  12. Idaho Governor Vetoes Instant Horse Racing

    Idaho Gov. Butch Otter vetoed legislation that would have made roughly 250 slot-like betting machines in Idaho illegal. But questions about the veto procedure clouded whether the veto actually would take effect...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 20 days ago 122 reads 0 comments

  13. Dead Heat in Derby Standings a Month out

    A month out, the Kentucky Derby shapes up as a two-horse race with somebody vaguely known closing late to fill in the big payoff slot in the trifecta. It's seen almost as a match race...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 21 days ago 235 reads 0 comments

  14. American Pharoah Drills Like Champion

    Respected handicapper and morning clocker Toby Turrell stood at his usual perch at Santa Anita Park Sunday morning and had the same view trainer Bob Baffert had of American' Pharoah's final work before Saturday's Arkansas Derby...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 21 days ago 189 reads 0 comments

  15. Katie Walsh Wins Irish National

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 21 days ago 111 reads 0 comments

  16. Idaho Gov. Vetoes Repeal of Instant Racing

    Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter has vetoed legislation that would have made roughly 250 Instant Racing betting machines illegal...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 21 days ago 52 reads 0 comments

  17. Owner: 'No Written Plan' for Chrome's Future

    A Daily Racing Form story published Friday mentioned possible destinations for Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome as the Arc de Triomphe in Paris on Oct. 4 and the Japan Cup at Tokyo Racecourse on Nov...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 22 days ago 195 reads 0 comments

  18. Groban to Sing National Anthem at Kentucky Derby

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 22 days ago 127 reads 0 comments

  19. Derby Contender El Kabeir Getting New Jockey?

    A day after the New York Times featured 54-year-old jockey C.C. Lopez, who's still searching for his first Grade I win and Kentucky Derby mount, El Kabeir's connections mulled a new rider for the first Saturday in May...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 22 days ago 149 reads 0 comments

  20. Espinoza Ready for Another Standout Year

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 22 days ago 161 reads 0 comments

  21. McCoy Lands Gold Cup at Fairyhouse

    Retiring 19-time champion jockey AP McCoy pulled off a superb victory on 7-1 shot Gilgamboa in a pulsating Ryanair Gold Cup at Fairyhouse...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 22 days ago 90 reads 0 comments

  22. Dortmund Unrelenting in Santa Anita Derby

    There might as well have been a stop sign on the hindquarters of Kaleem Shah's Dortmund April 4, because no colt was going to pass the massive son of Big Brown in the $1 million Santa Anita Derby (gr...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 23 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  23. Santa Anita Derby 2015 Results: Winner, Payouts and Order of Finish

    Who else but Dortmund was going to win this year's running of the Santa Anita Derby? As a heavily-bet favorite, the Bob Baffert-trained son of Big Brown trounced the rest of the ...

    Tyler Duma Written by Tyler Duma about 23 days ago 4,888 reads 1 comments

  24. Blue Grass Stakes 2015 Results: Winner, Payouts and Order of Finish

    A loaded field of would-be Kentucky Derby contenders (four horses were ranked in the top-40 point standings ) competed in the Blue Grass Stakes on Saturday. Between Ocho Ocho Ocho, Frammento, Classy Class and Danzig Moon, the field was full of talent..

    Tyler Duma Written by Tyler Duma about 23 days ago 3,546 reads 1 comments

  25. Carpe Diem Rumbles in Blue Grass

    Carpe Diem won for fun in the $1 million Toyota Blue Grass Stakes (gr. I) April 4 at Keeneland, living up to his 2-5 favoritism and the hype that surrounded him leading into the race (VIDEO)...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 23 days ago 6 reads 0 comments