USA Horse Racing News

 

  • Shared Belief Goes Overland in Awesome Again - Sun, 28 Sep 2014 00:14:52 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Stuck wide every step of the way, odds-on choice Shared Belief stayed unbeaten in seven starts with a head victory over a game Fed Biz in the $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes (gr. I) Sept. 27 at Santa Anita Park.
  • Emollient Edges Parranda in Rodeo Drive - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 23:34:20 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Juddmonte Farms' Emollient, the 3-1 favorite, scores a narrow win over Parranda to win the Rodeo Drive Stakes (gr. IT) at Santa Anita Park.
  • Dreamsgonewild Upsets Laurel Dash - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 23:29:14 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Trainer King Leatherbury was confident Ben's Cat would exit the Laurel Dash with another victory Sept. 27, but instead watched the 8-year-old gelding finish third behind longshots Dreamsgonewild and Bold Thunder.
  • American Pharoah Easy Winner of FrontRunner - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 23:00:40 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Zayat Stables' American Pharoah captured his second grade I victory with an easy win in the $300,000 FrontRunner Stakes Sept. 27 at Santa Anita Park.
  • Cigar Street Returns in Homecoming Classic - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 22:58:04 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Cigar Street returned to his winning ways when he easily held off favored Departing to take the $135,500 Homecoming Classic at Churchill Downs by 1 3/4 lengths.
  • Heart to Heart Gate to Wire in Jefferson Cup - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 22:53:07 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Terry Hamilton's Heart to Heart took command out of the gate before cruising unchallenged through the stretch to capture the $110,000 Jefferson Cup (gr. IIIT) on the turf Sept. 27 at Churchill Downs.
  • Tonalist Captures Jockey Club Gold Cup - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 22:23:43 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Belmont Stakes (gr. I) winner Tonalist returned to winning ways Sept. 27 at the site of his greatest triumph, defeating older horses in the $1 million Jockey Club Gold Cup (gr. I) at Belmont Park.
  • Champion Beholder Defends Zenyatta Crown - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 22:14:28 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Beholder, a two-time champion, tuned up for the Breeders' Cup with a three-quarter-length score over Tiz Midnight in the 1 1/16-mile Zenyatta Stakes (gr. I) Sept. 27 at Santa Anita.
  • Main Sequence Times Turf Classic Just Right - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 21:42:37 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Main Sequence earned his third consecutive grade I win in the United States since arriving from England when he narrowly outfought Twilight Eclipse in the $600,000 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic (gr. IT) Sept. 27 at Belmont Park.
  • Private Zone Back in the Zone, Takes Vosburgh - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 21:11:08 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Good Friend Stable's Private Zone, in his second start of the year, ran strongly to just pass Dads Cap at the wire to take the $400,000 Vosburgh Stakes (gr. I) Sept. 27 at Belmont Park.
  • Stephanie's Kitten Surges to Flower Bowl Win - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 20:32:30 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Favored Stephanie's Kitten drove clear down the stretch on the outside to register her first win of the year Sept. 27 in the $600,000 Flower Bowl Invitational Stakes (gr. IT) on the grass at Belmont Park.
  • Vyjack Returns to Stakes Victory in Kelso - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 20:13:02 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Capitalizing on a good start and perfect ride from jockey Irad Ortiz Jr., Vyjack rallied from fourth to take the $400,000 Kelso Handicap (gr. II) by a length over River Rocks.
  • Lucida, Elm Park Win BC Stakes at Newmarket - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 19:25:11 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Two-year-olds Lucida and Elm Park were impressive winners of group II races Sept. 26-27 at Newmarket, qualifying for starts at the Breeders' Cup World Championships next month at Santa Anita Park.
  • Belle Gallantey Wire to Wire in Beldame - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 19:19:28 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Former claimer Belle Gallantey continued her grade I success Sept. 27, taking the Beldame Stakes (gr. I) at Belmont Park in a wire-to-wire romp.
  • Tiggy Wiggy Makes All in Cheveley Park Romp - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 17:46:42 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Tiggy Wiggy dashed to front from the gate and led all the way en route to a three-quarter-length triumph in the Connolly's Red Mills Cheveley Park Stakes (Eng-I) for 2-year-old fillies Sept. 27 at Newmarket.
  • Home Run Kitten Goes Deep to Take Eddie D. - Sat, 27 Sep 2014 01:28:24 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Home Run Kitten went deep to nab favored Ambitious Brew by a nose in the $101,500 Eddie D. Stakes to conclude opening-day action of the autumn meet at Santa Anita Park with a 10-1 upset over the hillside turf course Sept. 26.
  • Shared Belief Heavy Choice in Awesome Again - Fri, 26 Sep 2014 21:28:26 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Undefeated Shared Belief looms a heavy favorite as he heads a field of eight in the $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes (gr. I) at 1 1/8 miles Sept. 27 at Santa Anita Park.
  • Wide Open Field of 12 in Jockey Club Gold Cup - Fri, 26 Sep 2014 21:27:58 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Sophomores Wicked Strong, Tonalist, and V.E. Day take on elders such as Whitney (gr. I) winner Moreno in the 1 1/4-mile Jockey Club Gold Cup Sept. 27 on Super Saturday at Belmont Park.
  • Stopchargingmaria Takes on Elders in Beldame - Fri, 26 Sep 2014 21:27:38 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Sophomore Stopchargingmaria, winner of the C.C.A. Oaks and Alabama Stakes (both gr. I) at Saratoga, steps up against older fillies and mares in the $400,000 Beldame Stakes (gr. I) Sept. 27 at Belmont Park.
  • Beholder, Iotapa Lock Horns in Zenyatta - Fri, 26 Sep 2014 21:27:05 +0000 - Thoroughbred Racing | BloodHorse.com - Beholder, who loves racing at Santa Anita but will be making just her third start of the year, will have to outkick dual grade I winner Iotapa to win the $300,000 Zenyatta Stakes (gr. I) Sept. 27.