Jessamine at Keeneland Wraps up Breeders’ Cup Challenge Races

The last of 81 Breeders’ Cup Challenge races will be decided on Wednesday with a full field of 14 two-year-old fillies go 1 1/16 miles on the Keeneland turf in the $150,000 JP Morgan Chase Jessamine (G3). The race winner earns a fee-expenses paid trip to the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) on […]

Dixiana Bourbon Victor Earns Berth to Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf

Going into Sunday’s action there are just three Breeders’ Cup Challenge races left to be decided, including the $250,000 Dixiana Bourbon (G3), the winner stamping a fees-paid trip to the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf (G1). A full field of 14 along with a pair of also-eligibles were entered in the 1 1/16 mile […]

Shadwell Turf Mile Tops Eight Breeders’ Cup Challenge Races on Saturday

Eight Breeders’ Cup Challenge “Win and You’re In” races highlighted by the $1 million Shadwell Turf Mile (G1) at Keeneland are on tap this Saturday. The Shadwell Turf Mile is one of the best wagering races among the eight Challenge races, a field of 11 lining up. The race usually produces a leading contender for […]

Eight Breeders’ Cup Challenge Races on Tap as Keeneland Opens Friday

The fall meeting at Keeneland gets underway on Friday, highlighted by Fallstars Weekend and over the course of the 17-day meeting there will be 17 graded stakes worth over $5 million in purses. There are eight Breeders’ Cup Challenge “Win and You’re In” races on tap at the meeting including two on opening day—the $400,000 […]

Songbird Heavy Favorite in Early Breeders’ Cup Distaff Betting

The undefeated Songbird appears to be headed into the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1) on Nov. 4 at Santa Anita as the one to beat, currently at odds of -125 in early wagering at As of Sunday night Mybookie still had Beholder as the second choice at +280 despite getting beaten twice now […]

Breeder’s Cup Delivers Big Wins and Sensational Scores

California Chrome really ran away with the Santa Anita Park fall meet, paying $2.80 for his impressive victory. The Santa Anita Parks fall meet turned sensational a little faster than most people expected, surprising many horse racing odds enthusiasts. The second day of the meet (which features the Breeders Cup) generously rewarded those handicappers that had the […]

Vosburgh Field Coming Up Strong at Belmont Park, No Joking

A field of eight will line up at Belmont Park on Saturday in the $350,000 Vosburgh (G1), with an expenses paid trip to the $1.5 million Breeders’ Cup Sprint (G1) up for grabs. The Vosburgh is one of two Breeders’ Cup Challenge “Win and You’re In” races carded on Saturday at Belmont Park. A.P. Indian […]

American Pharoah’s Sister Targets Breeders’ Cup

American Cleopatra is two-years-old. She recently joined the barn of Bob Baffert, though most people will know her as American Pharoah’s younger sister. If you like to bet on horse racing, then you probably know exactly who American Pharoah is. And it shouldn’t be that hard to figure out why American Cleopatra, Pharoah’s sister, would attract […]

Breeders’ Cup Distaff: Time to Move Race to Saturday

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

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 […]