Decorated Knight Earns Breeders’ Cup Turf Berth by Winning Irish Champion Stakes

LEOPARDSTOWN, IRELAND (September 9, 2017) – Saleh Al Homaizi and Imad Al Sagar’s 5-year-old homebred Decorated Knight (GB) came sweeping home from last to first at 25-1 to prevail by a half-length over Poet’s Word (IRE) in Saturday’s 1 ¼ mile QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes (G1) at Leopardstown Racecourse and earned an automatic berth into […]

Pure Silver Looks to Stamp Ticket to Breeders’ Cup in Spinaway

The Todd Pletcher trained Pure Silver seeks to remain perfect as she takes on four foes in the $350,000 Spinaway (G1) at Saratoga on Saturday, one of four graded stakes on the 12-race card. The Spionawy is a “Win and You’re In” race for the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) at Del Mar on Nov. […]

Four Breeders’ Cup Challenge Races on Tap on Travers Day Card

While much of the hype surrounds the $1.25 million Travers (G1) itself with all three Triple Crown race winners squaring off, the undercard on Saturday at Saratoga features four Breeders’ Cup Challenge races and the stars will be out in force. The first “Win and You’re In” race on the 13-race card is the $700,000 […]

Songbird Faces Off With Forever Unbridled In Personal Ensign

Horse racing fans are set to be thrilled by a gripping battle between two of the year’s best females when Songbird and Forever Unbridled clash in the Personal Ensign Stakes on Saturday. The race comes with a $700,000 prize purse and typically attracts many of the leading fillies and mares aged three or over. This […]

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 […]