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By Gene Kershner » Friday, October 2, 2015

Today marks opening day for the fall meeting at Keeneland Race Course, which will host the first Breeders’ Cup in its history at the end of the month. In a huge weekend of racing featuring... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, September 25, 2015

That’s Beholder, the 5-year-old mare who has both a 2-year-old and 3-year-old Eclipse trophy on her mantle and will likely add an older female award in 2016. She’s currently one of the top... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, September 18, 2015

The 3-year-old class heads to Philadelphia and Parx Racing for this weekend’s $1 million Pennsylvania Derby. A Grade 2 race covering 1 1/8-miles that at one time attempted to attract Triple... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, September 11, 2015

A field of 11 will attack the Woodbine turf course late Sunday afternoon in the $1 million Grade 1 Ricoh Woodbine Mile, one of the highlights of the Canadian track’s racing schedule. Earlier in... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Thursday, September 3, 2015

Zayat Stables owner Ahmed Zayat confirmed today that he will keep American Pharoah in training and will point him towards the $5M Breeders' Cup Classic in Lexington, Ky. on Oct. 31. 1/2 I have... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, August 28, 2015

SARATOGA SPRINGS – The New York Racing Association has put together a monster racing card for Travers Day, which includes six straight Grade 1 races followed by the Grade 2 Ballston Spa after... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Tuesday, August 25, 2015

SARATOGA SPRINGS – The 146th edition of the Travers Stakes will have a little something special for racing fans attending the historic track nestled in the foothills of the Adirondack... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, August 21, 2015

The $600,000 Grade 1 Alabama Stakes is the featured race this weekend at the Spa, where seven 3-year-old fillies will look to win the 135th edition of the race named after William Cottrell of... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, August 14, 2015

SARATOGA SPRINGS -- Racing is serving up a great couple of days for the weekend warrior. Saratoga serves up a couple of great turf races, the Grade 2 Lake Placid today and the Grade... Read More

By Gene Kershner » Friday, August 7, 2015

The Whitney came up big. Real big. Tomorrow’s Grade 1 Whitney on a stakes-laden card at Saratoga Race Course is loaded with talent and could be a preview into who will emerge from the... Read More

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