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Super Bowl Sunday…brief recaps of 3 Kentucky Derby prep races..full Thoroughblog Monday morning **99 Beyer Figure earned by AUDIBLE in Holy Bull makes him major Kentucky Derby contender CALLING AUDIBLE $500,000 colt had to switch New York plans to read more
SOVEREIGN AWARD FINALISTS ANNOUNCED Anderson Farms, Ivan Dalos well represented The Jockey Club of Canada will host the 43rd Annual Sovereign Awards Ceremony to honour Canada’s Champions of 2017 on Thursday, April 19, 2018. Tickets to the read more
COMING UP.. The QUARTER RACING OWNERS OF ONTARIO INC.’s popular Awards night is Feb. 17 at the Ajax Convention Centre. The dinner and awards ceremony, honouring the 2017 champions will also feature the very popular TWO FOR THE SHOW (http://www.twofortheshow.com/), read more
RELOAD IS A DADDY! Ontario stallion RELOAD (Hard Spun – Hidden Reserve, by Mr. Prospector) is now a Dad. The graded stakes winning stallion had his first foal on read more
GUN RUNNER looks to cap his career with a win in the world’s richest horse race, the $16.3 million Pegasus World Cup at Gulfstream Park on Saturday – CINDY PIERSON DULAY PHOTO – horse-races.net GUN RUNNER named 2017 HORSE OF read more
Posts and notes for the 2nd PEGASUS WORLD CUP PEGASUS WORLD CUP Post time: 5:40 p.m. Saturday at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla. Purse: $16 million. Grade: I. Distance: 1 1/8 miles. read more
**Coming up this week: – The ECLIPSE AWARDS will be handed out on Thursday night in Florida – Pegasus World Cup on Sunday; – $3 million Rainbow 6 carryover Wednesday at GP, mandatory payout on Jan 28 JUBILATION Starship Jubilee is second read more
**Yep, the Rainbow 6 wager continues to carryover at Gulfstream. While the Mandatory payout comes a week from Sunday, there is $2.7 million carried over to today’s 6 race sequence that begins in race 7, the SUNSHINE MILLONS TURF **Less read more
“FIRST RACE SINCE WIND SURGERY” information available in British racing The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has today announced that, as of 19 January 2018, racecards will be able to carry information read more
**Coming up Wednesday, Jan. 18, the AQHA AWARDS for Quarter Horseracing, see what Canadian-breds are up for Canadian AQHA Horse of the year… **Canadian horsepeople are in OK for Heritage Place January Sale beginning on Thursday! read more