Breeders’ Cup Challenge winner Dullahan will take his chances at the 2012 Breeders’ Cup World Championship on November 2, 2012. The big question is, will Dullahan run on Turf or Dirt? Dullahan has never won a race on turf or dirt. The talented three-year-old thoroughbred has only won a horserace on a synthetic surface. Former jockey Tammy […]
Game On Dude is a contender in the 2012 Breeders’ Cup Classic. The American thoroughbred is one of the six Breeders’ Cup Challenge winners ensuring his position to race in the 29th running of the Breeders’ Cup Classic set to take place on Saturday November 3rd. Game On Dude has won three Grade 1 races. […]
The 2012/2013 Kentucky Derby Prep Season Schedule has been released with confirmed dates. The 2013 Kentucky Derby is comprised of the top 20 Thoroughbreds with the highest earnings in graded stakes races. In the 2012/2013 season there are more than 185 graded stakes races worldwide determine Kentucky Derby entries over a 10-month period. The 2012 […]
The post position draw took place this morning for the 143rd Travers Stakes. The oldest horse race in America, also known as the Mid-Summer Derby, is set for Saturday with Alpha as the current favorite with 5-2 odds. Alpha is owned by Godolphin Racing and trained by Kiaran McLaughlin. He has earned $860,000 with four wins with […]
Our beloved Great White Hope Hansen was supposed to be entering the Travers Stakes today but instead announced possible Retirement. Bodemeister is also out of Saturday’s Travers Stakes after being diagnosed with nerve damage to his right shoulder. Hansen, who was most likely going to be a Travers Stakes favorite, has a 20%-30% tear in […]
America’s oldest horserace for thoroughbred champions, the Travers Stakes, is scheduled for Saturday August 25th. The Travers Stakes is for three-year-old male thoroughbreds and is a G1 race and is often referred to as the “Mid-Summer Derby” in Saratoga. Our white hero Hansen is among the many awesome contenders running in the 143rd Travers Stakes. […]
The most decorated Olympic competitor Michael Phelps may become involved in Thoroughbred ownership in the future for the purpose of horse racing.
Horseracing is alive and well in California. Del Mar Racetrack hit a record in attendance yesterday with 47,399 race fans betting $14.1 million on opening day. That’s a substantial increase in betting from last year with only $13.2 million. Wednesday marked the eighth straight year attendance had reached over 40,000 race fans. Midnight Crooner and […]