It was a day for the aged — and the odd — at the Breeders’ Cup. After a record 19th victory Friday from 77-year-old trainer D. Wayne Lukas, 17-1 shot Calidoscopio became the oldest horse ever to win a Breeders’ Cup race at age 9, beating Grassy by 4 1/4 lengths to take the $500,000 Marathon, longest of the Breeders’ Cup races.
The Breeders’ Cup – the Super Bowl of Thoroughbred racing – returns to Santa Anita Park Friday and Saturday.
Bill Mott is in position to duplicate the ultimate daily double. The Hall of Fame trainer swept the $2 million Ladies’ Classic and $5 million Classic at last year’s Breeders’ Cup. He could do it again this weekend, with Royal Delta defending her Ladies’ title and three of his horses running in the big race.
This year’s Breeders’ Cup Classic is the second year in a row without a certifiable star. Even without the star power, it is the feature race during the Breeders’ Cup two-day program of races this Friday and Saturday at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California.
The $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic is heading to prime time for the first time.
The Ladies’ Classic is clearly the best race of Breeders’ Cup weekend which is scheduled for Friday and Saturday at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California. The field of eight fillies and mares have won a combined fifty-seven races from ninety-four starts, an incredible 60% winning percentage.
Trainer Dale Romans calls Shackleford his best shot for a win in the Breeders’ Cup this weekend at Santa Anita.
Game on Dude was picked as the early favorite to win the 2012 Breeders Cup Classic at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California.
While the East Coast hunkers down in preparation for Hurricane Sandy, count your lucky stars and enjoy our great SoCal weather and Halloween. Finally.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Breeders’ Cup is returning to Santa Anita in 2012, three years after Zenyatta’s stunning victory over male horses in the $5 million BC Classic. The official announcement Wednesday confirmed last […]
Fans of Zenyatta are lining up at Hollypark Park in Inglewood to watch her put the perfect record on the line against the boys as the defending champion in the $5 million race.