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Lady Ivanka Charges to Spinaway Score

Lady Ivanka picked up her second straight win with a bold run, charging to victory in the Spinaway and scoring a guaranteed berth in the 14 Hands Winery Juvenile Fillies. Read More

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Two stakes winning juvenile fillies will put their undefeated records on the line when they take on 10 others in the $200,000 Pocahontas Stakes at Churchill Downs Sept. 16. Read More

The notion that World Approval thrives when given something to attack was the catalyst behind the recent decision to shorten him to up to one mile. It is a call that has already yielded top-level returns and one the Casse barn hopes will produce another victory on their adopted home court in the Ricoh Woodbine Mile at Woodbine Sept. 16. Read More

This Saturday is a marquee day at Woodbine Racetrack near Toronto, Ontario, featuring three Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” races, headlined by the Ricoh Woodbine Mile awarding the winner a place in the Breeders’ Cup Mile. Read More

Get ready for this weekend in style! Sept. 16 marks the 2017 Ricoh Woodbine Mile, a Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” race, qualifying the winner for the Breeders’ Cup Mile. Read More

Saturday’s Irish Champion (G1) and Matron (G1) both feature odds-on favorites trained by Aidan O’Brien. While one may be more vulnerable than the other, each Breeders’ Cup Challenge race offers the opportunity to find value at Leopardstown. Read More

The best horses often enhance their reputations in defeat. Four gallant European losers of the Breeders’ Cup Classic — Swain, Sakhee, Giants Causeway, Declaration of War — most certainly did. A boldly campaigned horse — however talented — will not always find the perfect set-up. Read More

It’s one of the biggest weekends of the year in Europe, with five Group 1s at stake on Irish Champions Weekend in what could be a make-or-break two days for Aidan O’Brien’s effort to break one of the most elusive world records on the books. It’s also one of the most important stops on the road to the Breeders’ Cup. Read More

Get excited, especially if you’re part of that lucky bunch attending the Longines Irish Champions Weekend! The two-day event kicks off Saturday at Leopardstown with the QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes, one of five “Win and You're In” qualifying races at the festival. Read More

A huge eight days internationally for the Breeders’ Cup Challenge got under way in Germany at the weekend with two big winners sealing automatic berths for the World Championships at Del Mar in California on November 3-4. Read More

Gun Runner continued his streak of excellence Sept. 2. In his most emphatic result during a season that already boasts multiple statement-making efforts, Gun Runner rolled past pacesetter Neolithic on the far turn and drew off in the lane en route to a 10 1/4-length win in the Woodward Stakes Presented by NYRA Bets at Saratoga. Read More

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