Wednesday, October 02 2013
GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS ON SALE FOR BREEDERS’ CUP
LOS ANGELES (Oct. 2, 2013) – General admission tickets are now available for purchase for the 30th running of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, Nov. 1 and 2 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, CA at http://www.breederscup.com/tickets
Keeneland Barn Notes for Wednesday, Oct. 2
• CHAMPION GROUPIE DOLL FACES FIVE RIVALS IN THOROUGHBRED CLUB OF AMERICA
• HAVELOCK TAKES ON NINE FOES IN BID FOR SECOND WOODFORD VICTORY
• CASSE READY FOR TWO-PRONGED ASSAULT ON 2-YEAR-OLD GRADE 1 STAKES
• AMAZONAS’ CONNECTIONS HOPING FIRST LADY START OF BIG THINGS IN U.S.
• EMOLLIENT RETURNS FOR JUDDMONTE SPINSTER
• GALLOPING OUT
Keeneland’s Opening Saturday Features Horse of the Year Wise Dan
Wise Dan Faces Nine Foes in Shadwell Turf Mile; Deep Field of Eight Entered in First Lady; Solitary Ranger Tops Full Field for 100th Dixiana Breeders’ Futurity
LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 2, 2013) – Morton Fink’s reigning Horse of the Year, Wise Dan, will face nine rivals Saturday as he goes for a repeat victory in the $750,000 Shadwell Turf Mile (G1).
POWER BROKER INSTALLED AS FAVORITE FOR $500,000-ADDED INDIANA DERBY
SHELBYVILLE, IN (October 1, 2013)- Power Broker, who comes from the barn of Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert, has been installed as the favorite in a full field of talented colts set to contest the prestigious $500,000-added Indiana Derby (G2) at Indiana Downs on Saturday, October 5.
Tuesday, October 01 2013
Keeneland Barn Notes for Tuesday, Oct. 1
• FRIDAY’S STOLL KEENON OGDEN PHOENIX ATTRACTS OVERFLOW FIELD
• LONGTIME BUGLER BUCKY SALLEE PASSES THE HORN
• SAY HOPES TO FOLLOW IN FORMER STABLEMATE’S HOOFPRINTS
• CATALANO COMES TO KEENELAND ON A ROLL
• GALLOPING OUT
• KEENELAND TO SIMULCAST QATAR PRIX DE L’ARC DE TRIOMPHE
• WIN AND YOU’RE IN CONTEST OFFERS SHOT AT BREEDERS’ CUP TRIP
• KEENELAND RACE DAY APP LEADS NEW FAN-FRIENDLY TECHNOLOGY
• FALL STARS WEEKEND SPECIAL EVENTS
My Conquestadory Heads Field in Darley Alcibiades On Opening Day
LEXINGTON, KY (Oct. 1, 2013) – Conquest Stables’ My Conquestadory, a 3¼-length winner over males in the Summer Stakes (G2) on turf at Woodbine in her lone start, heads a field of 13 juvenile fillies entered Tuesday for Friday’s 62nd running of the $400,000 Darley Alcibiades (G1).
Friday, September 27 2013
Sola Gratia, Millennia Clash Again in $100,000 Our Dear Peggy Stakes
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Sola Gratia was not stakes-placed. In fact, she had never even been entered in a stakes race. Yet, being a daughter of Belmont Stakes winner Touch Gold and having compiled a solid race record in claiming and allowance company, she was deemed by owner/breeder David Dizney to be worthy of a second career as a broodmare.
Wednesday, September 25 2013
BREEDERS’ CUP CHAMP BEHOLDER FACES OLDER FOR THE FIRST TIME
JOYFUL VICTORY & NAPRAVNIK SHIP WEST AS CONTENTIOUS FIELD OF EIGHT COLLIDE IN GRADE I ZENYATTA STAKES AT SANTA ANITA SATURDAY
OUTSTANDING FIELD CONTESTS MILE AND A SIXTEENTH BREEDERS’ CUP ‘WIN AND YOU’RE IN’ PREP FOR $2 MILLION DISTAFF AT SANTA ANITA NOV. 1
TAMARANDO, DANCE WITH FATE, CAN THE MAN HEAD FRONTRUNNER STAKES SATURDAY
FIELD OF 11 TO GO 1 1/16 MILES IN BREEDERS’ CUP ‘WIN AND YOU’RE IN’ PREP TO $2 MILLION JUVENILE ON NOV. 2
ARCADIA, Calif. (Sept. 25, 2013)—The 1-2-3 finishers in the Grade I Del Mar Futurity head up an 11-horse field of 2-year-olds in Saturday’s Grade I, $250,000 FrontRunner Stakes at Santa Anita, a Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” prep for the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile on Nov. 2.
GRADE I CHANDELIER STAKES FOR 2-YEAR-OLD FILLIES
SPEEDY SHE’S A TIGER, WITH STEVENS UP, LOOMS HORSE TO BEAT IN SATURDAY’S GRADE I CHANDELIER STAKES FOR 2-YEAR-OLD FILLIES GOING 1 1/16 MILES AT SANTA ANITA
FIELD OF EIGHT SIGNED UP TO COMPETE IN BREEDERS’ CUP ‘WIN AND YOU’RE IN’ PREP TO $2 MILLION JUVENILE FILLIES TO BE RUN NOV. 2
MUCHO MACHO MAN HEADS GRADE I, $250,000 AWESOME AGAIN STAKES
A FIELD OF 10 PREP FOR $5 MILLION BREEDERS’ CUP CLASSIC
AS SANTA ANITA CARDS FIVE GRADE I ‘WIN AND YOU’RE IN’
BREEDERS’ CUP PREP STAKES ON SATURDAY
FRONTRUNNER, CHANDELIER, ZENYATTA & RODEO DRIVE STAKES ALL SERVE AS FINAL PREPS FOR TWO-DAY BREEDERS’ CUP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS NOV. 1 & 2
Flat Out seeks to make history in G1 Jockey Club Gold Cup Invitational
ELMONT, N.Y. - On October 20, 1962, Kelso became the first - and so far only - horse in history to win three straight editions of the Jockey Club Gold Cup Invitational. On Saturday at Belmont Park, the 7-year-old Flat Out will try to join Kelso as he goes for a third consecutive Gold Cup against one of the most formidable fields ever assembled for the Grade 1, $1 million race.