Malagacy Becomes Kentucky Derby Contender with Rebel Victory

Malagacy thrust himself into Kentucky Derby contention at the weekend by blitzing the field in the $900,000 Grade II Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn. The race featured several leading contenders for the biggest race in the global calendar, which is now just weeks away, and Malagacy surprised everyone by storming to victory. He remains unbeaten and […]

Giving Frankie Dettori’s Magic Seven a Spin

Horseplayers are always looking for action and legendary jockey Frankie Dettori’s Magic Seven slots is a good way to pass the time in between races. The game is one of several horse racing themed games available and among the best arcade games at Dettori has won just about every major race around the world […]

The Greatest Four-Legged Athletes of History

When it comes to human athletes, success does not always depend on genetics. Sometimes even the greatest sportsmen of all time will see their offspring either try and fail to make a name for themselves in the world of sports or never try at all. This is not the case with the greatest four-legged athletes: […]

Arrogate Wins Inaugural Running of Pegasus World Cup

Fans and horseplayers did not get the stretch duel they expected, but the first running of the $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) at Gulfstream Park lived up to its billing with a dazzling performance by Arrogate, who drew away to win by 4 ¾ lengths. The Bob Baffert trainee was sent off as […]

Pegasus World Cup Card Features Six Supporting Stakes

The inaugural running of the $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) will make history on Saturday, but horseplayers will have plenty of other reasons to get excited about the Gulfstream Park card, with six supporting stakes on tap. California Chrome and Arrogate are obviously the headliners as they throw down again after an epic […]

Second Trip to Dubai Got California Chrome Back on Track

After a runner up finish in the 2015 Dubai World Cup (G1) for California Chrome nothing seemed to go right for the colt, but a second shot of winning what was then the world’s richest race got him back on track for another campaign that ended in Horse of the Year honors. With just two […]

2016 Eclipse Awards: California Chrome Wins Horse of the Year

California Chrome capped off his spectacular 2016 campaign by taking down the hardware for top older male and Horse of the Year at the Eclipse Awards on Saturday night at Gulfstream Park. The five-year-old won seven of his eight starts, his lone blemish a runner up finish to Arrogate in the Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1). […]

Field Appears Set for $12 Million Pegasus World Cup at Gulfstream Park

With the Monday additions of Noble Bird and Prayer for Relief, the 12 starting spots for the first running of the $12 million Pegasus World Cup (G1) are now full. The race will be run on Saturday, January 28 at Gulfstream Park, with the connections of each starter having put up $1 million with a […]

Chad Brown, Javier Castellano Top Earnings List in 2016

Trainer Chad Brown topped the earnings list for trainers in 2016 for the first time while Javier Castellano led all jockeys in purse earnings for the fourth consecutive year. Brown was second behind Todd Pletcher in 2014 and 2015 and got the top spot in 2016, his horses earning $23,135,084 in 2016. Brown won 182 […]

New York Vet Submits Bogus Heath Certificates, Gets Slap on Wrist

The stewards in New York have suspended veterinarian Camilo Sierra for submitting health certificates for three horses he never examined per David Grening of The Daily Racing Form. The three horses according to Grening were unraced juveniles New York Bourbon and Too Much Malibu and the 0 for 12 maiden Sky Ace, who is trained […]