Horse Racing News


The Jim Dandy-Travers Double

The Jim Dandy has long served as a prep race for the Midsummer Derby, the Traver’s Stakes. Being that it is run over the same track (Saratoga) as the Travers, it may come as a surprise that the Jim Dandy-Travers double is actually quite a difficult task to accomplish. Since the Jim Dandy was inaugurated […]

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Will the Haskell Produce Another Breeders’ Cup Classic Champion?

The William Hill Haskell Invitational has become a key race for the Breeders’ Cup Classic. Over the last two years, the Haskell Invitational has provided the Breeders’ Cup with not only competitive runners, but winners. Nyquist and Gun Runner top the Haskell entries this year, but others expected to compete are Brody’s Cause, American Freedom […]

Jim Dandy field firming up

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – While the connections of Exaggerator continue to mull over whether to run in Saturday’s Grade 2 Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga, the connections of other 3-year-olds finalized their plans and preparations for what will be a busy weekend in the sophomore division.

The field rounds the final turn in the 2016 San Diego Handicap.

California Chrome Digs in to Win San Diego Over Dortmund; Both Eye Meeting With Beholder in Pacific Classic Next

Saturday’s $200,000 San Diego Handicap (GII) at Del Mar marked the return of two fan favorites — 2014 Horse of the Year California Chrome, making his first start in four months; and multiple Grade 1 winner Dortmund, returning to action for the first time since late last November after battling foot trouble. And the energized […]


Breeders’ Cup ‘Win and You’re In’ Preview: King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes

The Breeder’s Cup “Win and You’re In” series will take us to Ascot on Saturday for the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes (GI). The winner of this affair will have free entry into the 2016 Breeders’ Cup Turf run at Santa Anita Park later this fall. The King George VI and Queen Elizabeth […]

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