| Jan 16, 2015
| 2:09 PM
Elegant gowns and black ties will be the primary fashion choice Saturday night as Gulfstream Park hosts the 44th annual Eclipse Awards at its Sport of Kings Theater. The dinner and ceremony, considered the Academy Awards for thoroughbred racing, is...
| Jan 5, 2015
For the second straight year, trainer Todd Pletcher, jockey Javier Castellano and owners Ken and Sarah Ramsey wrapped up 2014 as North America's top money earners.
Leading all North American thoroughbreds in 2014 was Breeders' Cup Classic winner Bayern,...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 6:15 PM
At the start of Saturday's $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic, 3-year-old Bayern broke from the No. 7 hole and headed left instead of straight, slamming into favored Shared Belief but never stopped running and held on for a nose victory over Toast Of New...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Horseplayers who rely on past performances, stakes history or just plain hunches had an edge in finding Irish Mission, the winner of Saturday's La Prevoyante Handicap at Gulfstream. The race named for a filly with a French name was won for the fifth...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 4:11 PM
Saturday was another day at the office for Todd Pletcher. The 11-time leading trainer at Gulfstream started four horses. All won, including Mshawish in the El Prado Stakes and Liam's Map in the Harlan's Holiday, both $100,000 stakes. Pletcher also won the...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 3:59 PM
Bob Clancy's selections for the four Breeders' Cup races Friday at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif. (NBC Sports Network, 5 p.m.):
Post time: 5:25 p.m.; Distance: 1 mile; Purse: $1 million
LUCK OF THE KITTEN (8-1) led all the way...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 3:10 PM
Texas Red was overlooked at 13-1 entering the 1 1/16 mile Juvenile for 2-year-olds. But how he moved through the stretch to win the $2-million race by 6 1/2 lengths has him on the short list for next year’s Kentucky Derby.
Winning the Breeders&...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:11 PM
Before California Chrome could even reach his nose across the finish line in the Kentucky Derby, the chestnut colt’s exercise rider, Willie Delgado, received a text from his biggest fan back home.
“Daddy, I can’t believe you just won...
| May 16, 2014
| 5:16 PM
Todd Pletcher arrived at his Pimlico paddock this morning to find his filly, Stopchargingmaria, full of energy. Coming off disappointing performances in her two races this year, Pletcher didn't know what his amped-up horse would deliver.
It went about...
| May 17, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Race 1: Jockey Julian Pimentel rode Magic Cash to victory in the first of 12 races on Saturday at Pimlico Race Course. Phlash Phelps took second and Relentless Ride finished in third in the 1 1/6-mile race. The winner finished in 1 minute, 44.98 seconds....
| May 2, 2014
| 12:29 PM
California Chrome, el gran favorito para ganar el Derby de Kentucky (5-2), partirá de la quinta puerta de salida en la 140 edición de la famosa 'Carrera de las Rosas' que se correrá mańana sábado en Churchill Downs.
California Chrome será montado por...