Breeders’ Cup Distaff: Time to Move Race to Saturday

The field breaks from the gate in the 2015 Breeders' Cup Distaff (G1), won by now retired Stopchargingmaria (Photo credit: Breeders' Cup Ltd.).

There is only one Breeders’ Cup race coming up that is likely to have three champions lining up to face each other, and that is the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1) and it’s about time the race is shifted to Saturday. The Distaff is one of four Breeders’ Cup races to be contested on […]

Tepin Leads Pack Heading to Breeders’ Cup Mile

Tepin looks primed and ready to defend her title in the Breeders' Cup Mile (G1). (Photo credit: Breeders' Cup Ltd.).

The brilliant mare Tepin made it eight in a row with her victory in the $1 million Ricoh Woodbine Mile (G1) on Saturday, beating the boys for the third time in her career and stamping her ticket to the Breeders’ Cup Mile (G1) to defend her title. In the Woodbine Mile she was coming back […]

Casse Looks to Sweep Juvenile Breeders’ Cup Challenge Races at Woodbine

Woodbine hosts a pair of Breeders' Cup "Win and You're In' races for juveniles on the turf on Sunday. (Photo credit: Woodbine Entertainment).

Trainer Mark Casse has contenders in both of the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Races at Woodbine on Sunday, races he has dominated in recent years. The trainer sends out four fillies in the $250,000 Natalma (G1), a “Win and You’re In” race for the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1). Casse has won the Natalma a […]

Six Breeders’ Cup Challenge Races on Tap This Weekend

Tepin is the heavy favorite for the Woodbine Mile on Saturday, her final prep before defending her title in the Breeders' Cup Mile (G1). (Photo credit: Breeders' Cup Ltd.)

The brilliant mare Tepin leads the way this weekend as the heavy favorite for the $1 million Ricoh Woodbine Mile (G1), one of six Breeders’ Cup Challenge “Win and You’re In” races on tap this weekend. The mare will be making her first start since winning the Queen Anne Stakes (G1) at Royal Ascot on […]

No Lack of Star Power Lining Up for 2016 Breeders’ Cup

The field breaks out of the gate in the 2015 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1). (Photo credit: Breeders' Cup Ltd.)

A year ago at Keeneland all eyes were on the first Triple Crown winner we had seen in nearly four decades taking on older in the Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1), and American Pharoah did not disappoint, overcoming his first loss of the year in a runner up finish in the Travers (G1) to go out […]

Juvenile Fillies Seek Breeders’ Cup Berth in Spinaway at Spa

A field of seven fillies line up in the Spinaway at Saratoga. (photo credit: © Wingbeats551 | Dreamstime.com)

A field of seven two-year-old fillies will head to the starting gate on Saturday in the 125th running of the $350,000 Spinaway (G1), with the winner stamping her ticket to the Breeders’ Cup. The Spinaway is a Breeders’ Cup Challenge “Win and You’re In” race for the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) at Santa Anita […]

California Chrome Down to 3-2 in Breeders’ Cup Classic Future Odds

California Chrome is the heavy favorite for the Breeders' Cup Classic (Photo credit:  © Cheryl Quigley | Dreamstime.com)

California Chrome won the showdown convincingly over his rivals Beholder and Dortmund in Saturday’s $1 million Pacific Classic (G1) at Del Mar and his future betting price for the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) on Nov. 5 has dropped once again. Bet Online has the 2014 Kentucky Derby winner at 3-2 in future odds […]

California Chrome and Beholder Meet in Pacific Classic

California Chrome, Beholder and Dortmund face off in Saturday's $1 million Pacific Classic (G1) at Del Mar. (Photo credit: dreamstime.com).

It is being billed as a battle of the sexes between the top ranked older male and female, California Chrome taking on Beholder in the $1 million Pacific Classic (G1) at Del Mar on Saturday. The race is a Breeders’ Cup Challenge “Win and You’re In” race for the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1), […]

Breeders’ Cup Champ Wavell Avenue Headlines Shine Again at Saratoga

Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint champ Wavell Avenue is the one to beat in the Shine Again at the Spa. (Photo credit: Breeders' Cup Ltd.)

Last year’s Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (G1) champ Wavell Avenue will be in action at Saratoga on Wednesday, the 4-5 morning line favorite for the $100,000 Shine Again. The Shine Again is restricted to fillies and mares that have not won a graded stake in 2016, and Wavell Avenue ran fourth in the […]

2016 Breeders’ Cup Classic Future Odds: California Chrome Favorite

California Chrome (far left) was third in the '14 Breeders' Cup Classic and the early favorite for this year's edition (Photo credit: Breeders' Cup Ltd.)

California Chrome remains the early betting favorite in 2016 Breeders’ Cup Classic Future Odds in the latest odds released by Bet Online, currently at +250. The 2014 Kentucky Derby (G1) and Preakness (G1) winner is perfect in three starts this year, winning the Dubai World Cup (G1) on March 26 in his last outing. The […]