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What the Nation is saying about the Flawlessly...

Location, location, location, is the mantra of any successful business enterprise. In this economy, there’s another: Pricing, pricing, pricing. Irresponsibility and officiating notwithstanding, the success of the recent Breeders’ Cup World Championships was a perfect storm. Call it when tenets colli...Read More
Total handle—including money wagered through a non-pari-mutuel betting exchange—on the 2010 Breeders’ Cup World Championships could approach $200 million, according to figures released by Breeders’ Cup. As of Nov. 8, total pari-mutuel handle from commingled and separate pools was $173,004,133 for th...Read More
The winners' names are in the book and the protagonists are heading home or into retirement. But the Breeders' Cup will be back at Churchill Downs in 2011, so these are a few final thoughts about this year's meeting that may be worth recalling when the show rolls into Louisville again this time next...Read More
There is a ton of fun reading this morning on the web and in newspapers across racing-ville.Andy Beyer (most would say finally) gives Zenyatta some props. In his previous column he waxed on about synthetic surfaces (Jessica Chapel over and over again seems to be proven right) saying:"When racing fan...Read More
It was an overcast, blustery cold morning at Churchill Downs Nov. 5 on the first day of the two-day Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships.In addition to all the also-eligibles in the Juvenile Fillies Turf (gr. IT) and Sentient Jet Filly & Mare Sprint (gr. IT), the only sc...Read More
Some horses competing in the Breeders' Cup World Championships Nov. 5 and 6 at Churchill Downs will be headed to the sale ring at Fasig-Tipton and Keeneland immediately afterward.Six runners in the 14-horse field for the $1 million Filly & Mare Sprint (gr. I) are cataloged for the Fasig-Tipton K...Read More
Scott Lake remembers sitting in Tony Dutrow's living room a few years ago, watching a $50,000 claiming race from Delaware Park. Lake's horse won and Dutrow's horse was second. Within seconds, each trainer's phone rang. Dutrow's assistant called to tell him their horse had been claimed. Lake's assis...Read More
The weather forecast for Nov. 5, first day of the Breeders' Cup World Championships, got a bit more interesting with predictions of rain and snow showers from late in the evening of Nov. 4 through noon the following day.Weather.com is calling for a high temperature of 48 degrees for the Friday progr...Read More
Astute horseplayers who attended the last two Breeders’ Cup Handicapping Chats at the Iron Maidens Thoroughbreds website ( http://www.ironmaidensthoroughbreds.com/ ) named several long-shots to watch and attendees claimed a positive ROI overall. Discover the benefits of reviewing each horse’s p...Read More
After the tremendous success of European horses in the last two Breeders’Cup World Championships at Santa Anita in California, it is back to the stark reality of racing in America at Churchill Downs in 2010. A few brave European horses are taking their chances on the dirt at Churchill Downs this yea...Read More
Trainer Bob Baffert has had a lot of success under the Twin Spires at Churchill Downs through the years.Baffert is trying for more this weekend, and he has the favorite in the $2 Million Juvenile Fillies race in the Breeders’ Cup World Championships on Friday.The draws were conducted for all 14 race...Read More
Now that the post positions have been drawn, strategy can be plotted, and trainers can either take advantage of their posts or try to make the best of them.Todd Pletcher falls into the latter category, as four of his horses, including powerhouses Quality Road   and Life At Ten, drew less t...Read More
Churchill Downs’ turf course was in the news Nov. 2 after the connections of foreign invader Workforce, the early favorite for the Emirates Airline Breeders’ Cup Turf (gr. IT), said the horse might not run because of concerns that it was too firm after his negative reaction to it. There also were re...Read More
After the slow times turned in on Sunday’s opening day card, and the forecast of freezing low temperatures for Friday and Saturday, the typical warning flares went up. How fair will the track be for the Breeders’ Cup and what can be done to prevent the track from becoming cuppy, a condition no train...Read More
Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith, who leads the nation in Grade I wins with 12, ranks second in Breeders’ Cup wins with 13, two behind retired Jerry Bailey. Smith hopes to improve upon those figures this weekend when he rides Zenyatta in the featured $5-million Classic as well as five other mounts: P...Read More
I've been compiling Breeders' Cup payout data into an Excel file (Breeders' Cup Historical Payouts) for about the last four or five years. During that time I've tracked WPS, exactas, tris, supers, Pick 3s, 4s, and 6s, but I've never followed the Daily Double payouts.  When I noticed the absence...Read More
I wanted to take a look at some of the payouts from past Breeders' Cup with a specific eye towards the Pick 3 and the Pick 4 wagers.  The Pick 6 is the big money bet of the day but most players don't have the bankroll to play that bet and give themselves a realistic chance of hitting it.  ...Read More
Andy Serling, TV analyst for The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA), will participate in a live chat on Thursday, November 4, at 8 p.m. EDT. The homepage for the NYRA live chats is http://www.nyra.com/livechat/index.shtml.   Serling, who maintains a Twitter page (http://twitter.com/andyse...Read More
Christophe Clement studied the wall of photographs in his office at Belmont Park for a moment before pointing to a winner’s circle shot of Forbidden Apple after his 2001 victory in the Grade 1 Manhattan, and then to one of Honor Glide following his 1999 triumph in the Grade 1 Sword Dancer.   “T...Read More
Julien Leparoux, the 2009 Eclipse Award winner as America’s top jockey who has dominated the standings the past four years at Churchill Downs, will be a busy man next weekend with mounts in 12 of the 14 Breeders’ Cup races. Winner of the 2009 Eclipse Award, Leparoux also earned the Bill Shoemaker Aw...Read More

Race Results & Past Performances

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