Deauville Leads Competitive Field in Arlington Million

(Updated after scratch of Scottish) The Aiden O’Brien trained Deauville heads a field of 12 that will line up on Saturday in the $1 million Arlington Million (G1), with a fees-paid trip to the Breeders’ Cup Turf (G1) up for grabs. Deauville shipped to the U.S. last year and ran a close up third in […]

Breeders’ Cup Classic Horse Racing Betting Contenders

The horse racing betting field for the 2017 Breeders’ Cup Classic is shaping up to be one that people who bet on horse racing simply will not want to miss on the first weekend of November at Del Mar racetrack in California. Here are a few of the contenders. Gun Runner The Winchell Thoroughbreds LLC […]

Who to Bet on Horse Racing at the Breeders’ Cup Classic

If you like to bet on horse racing and lean toward the spiritual side of things then you’re in luck; the 2017 Breeders’ Cup Classic on November 4th at Del Mar Racetrack features spirits, ghosts, and banshees – sort of – for horse racing betting fans who, like the sad Dane, believe that there are […]

Keen Ice Looks for Another Upset in Whitney at Saratoga

He defeated Triple Crown winner American Pharoah in the 2015 Travers (G1) and put away Shaman Ghost in the Suburban (G2), and now Keen Ice will attempt to pull off another upset over Gun Runner in Saturday’s $1.2 million Whitney (G1) at Saratoga on Saturday. The Whitney is a “Win and You’re In” race for […]

Haskell Draws Strong Field With Breeders’ Cup Classic Berth at Stake

Sunday’s $1 million Haskell Invitational (G1) did not draw any of the Triple Crown race winners but a strong group of seven will be looking to move up in the division as well as stamp a free ticket to the Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) at Del Mar this November. The Haskell is a “Win and […]

Slew Needs to Be Awesome to Beat Biscuits in Belmont Sprint Championship

Mind Your Biscuits will be tough to beat as the 9-5 morning line favorite while Awesome Slew will need to be just that to pull off the upset in the $350,000 Belmont Sprint Championship (G2) at Belmont Park on Saturday. The race is a Breeders’ Cup Challenge “Win and You’re In” race for the $1.5 […]

Six Breeders’ Cup Qualifiers on Line During Belmont Fall Championship Meet

The 38-day fall championship meet at Belmont Park will feature six Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” qualifiers held over two weekends. In all, 42 stakes worth more than $10.1 million will be offered during the meet, which runs from Friday, September 8 through Sunday, October 29. A pair of “Win and You’re In” races […]

Arrogate Heavy Chalk in Breeders’ Cup Classic Future Odds

The Bob Baffert trained Arrogate is the strong early favorite in early Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) odds at US Racing at -300. The colt is the defending champion in the Classic and came out of that victory with wins in the two richest races in the word—the Pegasus World Cup (G1) and the Dubai World […]

Gunner Runner Returns in Foster Looking for Breeders’ Cup Classic Berth

The Steve Asmussen trained Gun Runner heads a field of eight in the $500,000 Stephen Foster Handicap (G1) as he makes his first start since running second to Arrogate in the Dubai World Cup (G1). The Foster is a Breeders’ Cup Challenge “Win and You’re In” race for the Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) coming up […]

Shoemaker Mile Winner Stamps Ticket to Breeders’ Cup Mile

Saturday’s $400,000 Shoemaker Mile (G1) drew a field of seven runners that will battle on turf at Santa Anita, with a free ticket to the Breeders’ Cup Mile (G1) going to the winner. The Shoemaker Mile is the first U.S. based Breeders’ Cup Challenge “Win and You’re In” race of 2017. This year’s Breeders’ Cup […]