Tag: Breeders Cup

First Contender for Breeders’ Cup Classic is a Dream Story

First Contender for Breeders’ Cup Classic is a Dream Story

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The prospect of winning the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic ranks high on the list of wishes for anyone in the horse industry, and the background of the first horse to earn a spot in the starting gate for that race is one that gives everyone hope.

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Wide Open Classic Tops Attractive Breeders’ Cup 2013

Wide Open Classic Tops Attractive Breeders’ Cup 2013

| October 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

This weekend’s renewal of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Santa Anita offers plenty of firepower – nine previous Breeders’ Cup winners and reigning Horse of the Year Wise Dan will be among those competing in the 14 races – and lots of fine wagering opportunities.

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Potential Big Winners, Losers In Breeders’ Cup 2012

Potential Big Winners, Losers In Breeders’ Cup 2012

| October 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

With the Breeders’ Cup World Championships just over two weeks away at Southern California’s Santa Anita, stakes are high and rising for participants in its series of wide-open races that could have a larger-than-usual impact on year-end championship honors.

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Breeders’ Cup Stars Enliven Derby 138 Scene

Breeders’ Cup Stars Enliven Derby 138 Scene

| March 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

With about 50 days remaining in the countdown to the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands, the long roster of possible contenders for America’s greatest race is, despite some defections, as interesting as any year in memory.

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Looking Back at 2011 – Breeders’ Cup

Looking Back at 2011 – Breeders’ Cup

| December 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

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An early look at Derby 138

An early look at Derby 138

| December 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

With the end of the Churchill Downs Fall Meet and the winter moves of many Kentucky and New York-based stables to warmer zip codes in Florida, Louisiana and Arkansas, it’s a fairly quiet time for stables with a horse or two in the barn that could develop into serious prospects for the 138th running of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands on May 5, 2012.

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JHH Breeders’ Cup Nov. 4

JHH Breeders’ Cup Nov. 4

| December 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

Friday races for the Breeder’s Cup were held on Nov. 4 at Churchill Downs.

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The Breeders’ Cup World Championships JHH

The Breeders’ Cup World Championships JHH

| November 26, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Breeders’ Cup World Championships was held on Nov. 4 and 5 at Churchill Downs.

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Despite layoff, Animal Kingdom should be champion

Despite layoff, Animal Kingdom should be champion

| November 17, 2011 | 2 Comments

The last two years of discussion regarding the Eclipse Awards that recognize the divisional champions of Thoroughbred racing have been miserable, venomous affairs because of overemotional debate surrounding the ultimate winner of Horse of the Year.

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Jocktails at the Breeders’ Cup

Jocktails at the Breeders’ Cup

| November 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

Jocktails at the Breeders’ Cup was held on Nov. 1 at PRIME Lounge.

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