• Tragic news - Rock Fall fatally injured working at Keeneland, via Jennie Rees.Posted 3 hours ago
  • Champion Sprinter Work All Week has been retired due to a fracture.Posted 1 day ago
  • Harmonize comes widest of all to win the Jessamine Stakes.Posted 2 days ago
  • Got Lucky gets there on the wire in the Grade 1 Spinster at Keeneland.Posted 5 days ago
  • Airoforce kicks away in the Dixiana Bourbon Stakes for hot trainer Mark Casse.Posted 5 days ago
  • Ben's Duchess takes advantage of a speed duel to win the L.A. Woman.Posted 5 days ago
  • Inheritance, a $1.9 million 2yo in training purchase, broke her maiden by 13 today at Belmont.Posted 5 days ago
  • Golden Horn wins the Arc ... Treve runs well, but settles for fourth.Posted 6 days ago
  • Wild Dude earns a Breeders' Cup berth with a Santa Anita Sprint win.Posted 6 days ago
  • Grand Arch just holds off a flying The Pizza Man to win the Shadwell Turf Mile.Posted 6 days ago

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The Buffalo Trace Franklin County Stakes at Keeneland was a battle of Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint hopefuls that was won by Ageless over favorite Lady Shipman.Read More
  • Jbyrnes1 · Ageless apparently got hurt during the race, after taking her photo in the winners circle, she was vanned off the track with a serious cut below her left hock. No word yet on how she is doing or the severity of the injury. · 18 hours ago
Go Long / Bully Pulpit / I'malreadythere n/o
Like Mexikoma / Lengendary / Mr Speaker / All Included n/o Although if the pace is fast, War Dancer could get a piece.
This just breaks my heart. I try not to immediately blame the track. These Speightstown foals are very fast but are very prone to injury. There are no easy answers, and certainly no scapegoats. The truly sad part is in the quest for faster all breeders have gotten is more fragile.
Like Sentiero Italia / Feathered / Her Emmynency / Blond Me n/o
I just read an article that stated that it appeared that he was being pulled up at the time of the injury, and that it seemed he suffered injuries to both front legs...... beyond tragic :(
This is a two horse race. 1ST - SENTIERO ITALIA 2nd - Feathered . Nobody else is really Breeders Cup board hitting quality . 3rd - Return to Grace
I decided to take the opportunity, of my first official blog, to explain the pictures on the banner of my new blog page on Horse Racing Nation (HRN). The black and white picture on the left side of the banner was taken by mother when she attended the 1949 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. What make...Read More
Post Time 8:44 PM EDT: The nightcap on the Saturday card sets up to be quite an interesting betting proposition.  It features 10 lawn mowers of the sprinting kind taking their battle to the downhill turf course.    Pace set up suggests that it will be run close to par for this type…b...Read More
  • amino998 · 5 Holy Toledo Eddie Maldonado 12-1… looks like he had a hiccup @ Del Mar but C Dollase had a good run with this $20K 2013 Derby Day {Orrrrrrrrrbbb} claim… may be live {watch the tote :)} in a competitive downhill madness rodeo. · 45 minutes ago
OH MY GOD!!! BREAKING NEWS: It is with great sadness and a heavy heart to report. DRF'S Marty McGee has confirmed that Rock Fall, a multiple Grade 1 winner and possibly favorite for the Breeders Cup Sprint, suffered a fatal breakdown this morning at Keeneland while working in company. He suffered a leg fracture. This is the 4th breakdown in seven days at Keeneland. Such a tragedy and condolences to the connections. Something has to change at Keeneland. This is getting ridiculous. According to DRF
Is back! He has arrived in the US and is off to fulfill quarantine requirements!
Liam's Map will bypass the Breeders' Cup Classic in favor of contesting the Dirt Mile, which is a win for both Beholder and American Pharoah. Read More
Hi all!Welcome back to another edition of Horse Racing Preview!  This week's feature comes to us from Keeneland, so that must only mean one thing.  It's time for the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup Stakes!This is Race 9, set for a mile and an eighth on the turf, is restricted to 3-year-ol...Read More
Sentiero Italia / Miss Temple City / Feathered / Prize Exhibit
Mary Cage shares her experience at Keeneland's opening weekend through photos.Read More
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  • 31Lengths · Beautiful photos, Mary! Love them, as usual. · 2 days ago
  • Janette Irving via Disqus · What a wonderful task you undertook and executed it so well. Thoroughly enjoyed it. Thank you! · 11 hours ago
Looking for a good story? Then, look no further than the Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Sprint. Read More
  • Andy Scoggin via Disqus · Judy the Beauty just doesn't seem to be the same horse this year. · 22 hours ago
  • FirstTurf · Judy the Beauty is a great play against. Merry Meadow hard to not pull for. Love Hennig. About time La Verdad finds a tough spot. I will be playing against her too. · 13 hours ago
I like Feathered, always have. Feathered/Her Emmynency/Sentiero Italia
I will not be holding any contest this year, because I know that I will not be able to keep up with one - But sense I am a curious soul, and I do think tracking the 2 year olds' is fun - Who area couple un-raced (At this point) Two year old colts/or filly's you are interested in watching progress? (5 or fewer) Some I have my eyes on: Demonslayer -( Tale of the Cat - Impressive Miss, by Matthews Keep)Tabaddol - ( Jazil - Shawahid) Girl Talk - (Medaglia d'Oro - One Caroline) She's a Warrior- ( Majestic Warrior - Blabby B.) Battery - ( Bernardini - Flawless Diamond)
The ladies of 2015 have a shot to break records and make Breeders’ Cup history.Read More
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  • ruffianlover · Nice article! Although reading that the pacific classic was the best race run on dirt this year made my eyes bleed! As impressive as it was, I still would have to go with the Belmont- American Pharoah not only won effortlessly in his third race in five weeks, but he did it against all odds, and in second fastest triple crown winner fashion! · 1 day ago
  • FirstTurf · Beholder is one of best females ive seen this century. Tepin has been so consistent for a turf runner. Last race was incredible despite a much weaker group than she will face the end of October · 13 hours ago
Anyone think that HC may go to the dirt mile now that there will be no hot pace in the classic?
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  • Blueyedhusky via Disqus · I think that Honor Code's connections would be more afraid of Liam's Map in the Dirt Mile than whoever runs in the BCC. Liam's map withdrawal from the BCC almost guarantees that AP will be on the lead. But he'll have a huge target on his back. He'll get pressure all along, and won't be afforded a breather. That should set the race up nicely for a closer like Honor Code. · 2 days ago
  • Lisa111 · No, he's set for the Classic, which is where he should be. When I first heard about Liams Map going to the Dirt Mile, I must admit that my heart sank a bit for Honor Code. (And I really questioned the Pletcher/Baffert thing! But that is beside the point!) However, after looking at it from all angles, after all is said and done, Honor Code is not an 8f horse, he is an 11f horse. We have seen incredible brilliance from him at distances that were not his optimum. And I believe we have not seen the best of him yet. No one really knows how any given horse will react to any race at a new distance and this is no different with regards to Honor Code. He has the pedigree for the distance. The surface at Keeneland on Halloween weekend will dictate how any of them react to it. Liams Map would have helped a great deal and would have given Honor Code an advantage - no doubt about that. However, the caliber of this horse is up there with the best of the best. He will begin his run later than norm and others will start to lose steam earlier than norm and the best will prevail. Honor Code has the distance in his pedigree, it will be up to him and only him if he feels like running that day. I hope he does. I don't know if he will win but out of all of them he is the one I want to win. If is on fire that day, he will be running powerfully into that stretch because that is what he is made of regardless of anything else that is going on around him. I think he is spectacular. We must remember that we only can judge his past pace performances against the distances that he has already run at. He can sustain that ending pounding dive much longer than he has shown in his shorter distances. If you watch any of his replays, that horse could have kept that drive up way past the finish line. It will be harder without Liams Map, but not impossible. He has the distance in his back pocket. · 16 hours ago

Poll of the Day

Who is the horse to beat in the 2015 Breeders' Cup Classic?

  • Liam's Map
  • American Pharoah
  • Keen Ice
  • Smooth Roller
  • Beholder
  • Other
  • Tonalist
  • Gleneagles
  • Honor Code
  • Frosted
  • Effinex

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SA 10/10/2015 R10 - Saint Prado offers big score potential in SA 10th

Post Time 8:44 PM EDT: The nightcap on the Saturday card sets up to be quite an interesting betting proposition.  It features 10 lawn mowers of the sprinting kind taking their battle to the downhill turf course.    Pace set up suggest...

Kee 10/10/2015 R9 - HORSE RACING PREVIEW

Hi all!Welcome back to another edition of Horse Racing Preview!  This week's feature comes to us from Keeneland, so that must only mean one thing.  It's time for the Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup Stakes!This is Race 9, set for a mile and...

Bel 10/10/2015 R9 - G3 Knickerbocker Stakes value play

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