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Breeders’ Cup Presents The News Minute: Sittin On An Upset In The Juvenile

Jackie’s Warrior, at 7-5, is the shortest-priced horse on the morning line of the five Future Stars Friday races that kick off the Nov. 6-7 Breeders’ Cup world championship races from Keeneland in Lexington, Ky. But is this unbeaten, Grade 1-winning son of Maclean’s Music worth a play in the $2-million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile? Paulick […]

Breeders’ Cup Presents The News Minute: Let The Handicapping Begin

With 184 entries, including 48 Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series Win and You’re In victors, 37 international competitors and four returning champions, officials drew post positions for the Nov. 6-7 Breeders’ Cup world championship races today at Keeneland in Lexington, Ky. There are nine full fields in the 14 races, including four of the five Future […]

Breeders’ Cup Presents The News Minute: For Classic, The Works Are Complete

Improbable, the likely favorite in the $6-million, Grade 1 Breeders’ Cup Classic, breezed a quick six furlongs at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., on Sunday morning. At Keeneland in Lexington, Ky., where the world championships will be contested Nov. 6-7, Tacitus worked out alongside Bill Mott stablemate Channel Maker for his engagement in the […]

Breeders’ Cup Presents The News Minute: A Busy Day For Classic Contenders

Nine of the 11 horses pre-entered for next Saturday’s $6-million Breeders’ Cup Classic turned in their final timed workouts on Saturday morning at Churchill Downs and Keeneland in Kentucky and Santa Anita Park in California. Belmont and Travers winner Tiz the Law worked at Keeneland for trainer Barclay Tagg, Kentucky Derby winner Authentic breezed at […]

Breeders’ Cup Presents The News Minute: Final Breezes Begin

With one week to go until Future Stars Friday kicks off the two-day Breeders’ Cup World Championships from Keeneland in Lexington, Ky., on Nov. 6-7, a number of leading contenders turned in their final serious preparatory work at different tracks across the country. At Keeneland, Grade 1 Frizette winner Dayoutoftheoffice worked for trainer Tim Hamm. […]

Breeders’ Cup Presents The News Minute: A Camera For Every Contender

While the general public will not be able to attend the 2020 Breeders’ Cup at Keeneland race course in Lexington, Ky., this Nov. 6-7, horse racing fans will have a unique opportunity to view this year’s races like never before. In addition to the NBCSN and NBC network coverage of the world championships, Breeders’ Cup […]

Breeders’ Cup Presents The News Minute: Pre-Entries Show Horsemen’s Interest In World Championships Undeterred By Pandemic

Earlier this year there were concerns about how the coronavirus pandemic would affect the 37th running of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, specifically whether the interest level would be as high among horsemen, especially those from overseas. Those concerns were cast aside today when Breeders’ Cup unveiled the lists of pre-entered horses for the 14 […]

Triple Crown News Minute Presented By Kentucky Equine Research: Betting Against Baffert?

The rescheduled Triple Crown season of 2020 draws to a close with Saturday’s Grade 1 Preakness Stakes from Baltimore’s Pimlico Race Course, and while it has been a year like no other, there is one factor that has brought some normalcy to the event: the presence of Hall of Famer and seven-time Preakness winner Bob […]

Triple Crown News Minute Presented By Kentucky Equine Research: Who’ll Fight ‘The Law’?

While Saturday’s $1-million Runhappy Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., offers qualifying points for the Kentucky Derby (100-40-20-10 to the top four finishers), this Grade 1, mile and a quarter fixture is anything but a “prep.” Barclay Tagg has made no secret of his desire to win this “Mid-Summer Derby,” and […]