1. Verrazano Retired to Ashford Stud

    After a 2014 season that saw him add a pair of group I placings in England to his resume, grade I winner Verrazano has been retired.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 9 days ago 61 reads 0 comments

  2. Stopchargingmaria Eyes Big Prize in Alabama

    Between the $1.05 million earned by Stopchargingmaria and the $394,000 earned by Stopshoppingmaria, owner Mike Repole is getting his money's worth from his wife Maria's apparent shopping sprees...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 9 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  3. Trainer Shirreffs Patient with 2YO Zenyatta Colt

    Champion mare and 2010 Horse of the Year Zenyatta never set foot in New York or in the upstate town of Saratoga Springs, but her firstborn son Cozmic One arrived at the renowned spa ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 9 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  4. Jockey Elliott Fractures Rib, to Miss Time

    Jockey Stewart Elliott suffered a fractured rib when kicked by a horse Aug. 11 in the Del Mar stable area and is expected to be out for up to two weeks. The tentative return target is Aug...

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  5. Bal a Bali Being Treated for Laminitis

    Bal a Bali, the Brazilian Triple Crown winner who has qualified for a berth in the Breeders' Cup Turf (gr. IT), is being treated for laminitis, according to Rick Porter's Fox Hill Farm, which owns the son of Put It Back with Siena Farm...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 11 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  6. Cavorting Stays Perfect in Grade 2 Adirondack

    Stonestreet Stables LLC's Cavorting took Sunday's Grade 2, $300,000 Adirondack at Saratoga by 1 ¾ lengths under jockey Irad Ortiz Jr. to move her record to a perfect two-for-two...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 11 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  7. I Spent It Rides Rail to Saratoga Special Victory

    Alex and JoAnn Lieblong's I Spent It surged through along the rail to best his competition as the 5-2 favorite in Sunday's Grade 2, $300,000 Saratoga Special Stakes for two-year-olds at the Spa...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 11 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  8. Moulin De Mougin Rallies for Win in G2 Mabee

    Moulin de Mougin secured the biggest win of her career and gave jockey Mike Smith a reason to celebrate his 49th birthday in the $250,000 John Mabee Stakes on the grass Aug. 10 at Del Mar...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 11 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  9. Bad Beef Behind Queen's Horse's Morphine Test?

    Contaminated feed is likely to blame for the positive doping test involving a race horse owned by Queen Elizabeth II, British racing officials said Monday.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 11 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  10. Graham Has Ambitious Options in Mind for Hardest Core

    Eddie Graham trains off Runnymede Farm in Unionville, Pa. He has six horses under his care, four of whom are jumpers...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 12 days ago 175 reads 0 comments

  11. Pletcher Looks Loaded in Juvenile Stakes Races at Saratoga

    Trainer Todd Pletcher looks well on his way to his 11th training title at Saratoga and will be well represented in both juvenile stakes on Sunday’s card, the $200,000 Adirondack ...

    Michael Dempsey Written by Michael Dempsey about 14 days ago 1,051 reads 1 comments

  12. California Chrome to Have First Breeze Back

    California Chrome will return to the worktab Aug. 8 with his first official move since running fourth in the June 7 Belmont Stakes (gr. I), according to connections of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 16 days ago 297 reads 0 comments

  13. Grade I Winner Thorn Song Dies at Age 11

    Elite turf runner and young California-based stallion Thorn Song , the winner of two grade I races and earnings of more than $1.1 million, has died due to complications of severe laminitis...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 18 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  14. Rodrigo De Triano Dies Aged 25

    Trainer Peter Chapple-Hyam says he was proud to have been associated with Rodrigo De Triano after the dual Guineas winner's death was announced on Tuesday.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 18 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  15. Del Mar Suspends Turf Racing After Another Horse Injury

    Del Mar track officials announced Thursday turf racing has been suspended for this weekend after another horse was injured while racing on the new turf course. It is the second time in the 11-day meeting the track has suspended turf racing...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 19 days ago 219 reads 0 comments

  16. Owner-Breeder Elisabeth Jerkens Dies at 86

    Elisabeth Jerkens, a longtime Thoroughbred owner and breeder who was married to Hall of Fame trainer H. Allen Jerkens since 1987, died the morning of Aug. 3 in South Florida at the age of 86...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 20 days ago 171 reads 0 comments

  17. Moreno Skims Way to Whitney Revenge

    Eric Guillot attended the post-position draw for the $1,500,000 Whitney Invitational Handicap (gr. I) wearing a shirt that said "I Got Haters Everywhere," but those who bet Moreno loved the Cajun trainer after his speedster stole the show Aug...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 21 days ago 107 reads 0 comments

  18. Sweet Reason Wins Test, Stays Perfect at Spa

    Favored Sweet Reason registered her third lifetime grade I victory when she came from well off the pace to capture the $500,000 Longines Test Stakes (gr. I) Aug. 2 at Saratoga Race Course...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 21 days ago 109 reads 0 comments

  19. Moreno Finishes 1st at Whitney Stakes

    Whitney results: 3-4-1-2. Moreno, Itsmyluckyday, Will Take Charge, Prayer for Relief. Palice Malice missed the board completely...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 21 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  20. Sweet Reason Takes the Test, Miss Behaviou 2nd

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  21. Palace Malice Faces off with Will Take Charge in Whitney at Saratoga

    Dogwood Stables’ Palace Malice was installed as the even-money morning line favorite and will be seeking to keep his perfect 2014 season intact when he takes on eight foes in Saturday’s Grade 1, $1...

    Michael Dempsey Written by Michael Dempsey about 23 days ago 2,001 reads 2 comments

  22. Oaklawn Park's Record 2015 Stakes Include $750,000 Rebel

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 23 days ago 150 reads 0 comments

  23. Wise Dan Won't Run in Fourstardave

    Trainer Charlie LoPresti said July 31 that two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan will not make his comeback in the Aug. 9 Fourstardave Handicap (gr. IIT) at Saratoga Race Course, an event the 7-year-old gelding has won the past two consecutive years...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 23 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  24. Goodwood Ivawood Still Unbeaten After Richmond Romp

    IVAWOOD maintained his unbeaten record with an emphatic success over Louie De Palma, taking his tally of victories to three and recording a first success of the Glorious meeting for Richard Hannon and Richard Hughes...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 23 days ago 267 reads 0 comments

  25. Report: California Chrome Targets Pennsylvania Derby for Return

    The plan has been for Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome to make one start before the Breeders' Cup Classic...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 24 days ago 251 reads 0 comments