Comma to the Top became racing’s newest millionaire with a 1 3/4-length victory in the $100,000 Daytona Stakes at Santa Anita on Saturday.
Jockey Rafael Bajarano becomes the fourth jockey since 1991 to win four races at Santa Anita’s opening Day Tuesday, the day after Christmas.
Filly Mizdirection beat the boys by a half-length in the $1 million Turf Sprint off a six-month layoff, giving sports talk radio host and co-owner Jim Rome his first Breeders’ Cup victory.
Upsets dominated two of the first three races on the second day of the Breeders’ Cup, with Tapizar pulling off the biggest surprise at 15-1 odds in the $1 million Dirt Mile.
Tapizar took advantage of an early stumble by Shackleford to pull off a 15-1 upset on Saturday in the $1 million Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile at Santa Anita.
Hall of Fame trainer Bill Mott is halfway to repeating his Breeders’ Cup daily double.
Royal Delta won the $2 million Ladies’ Classic by 1 1/2 lengths on Friday at Santa Anita, making the defending champion the only favorite to win on an upset-filled opening day of the Breeders’ Cup.
Beholder led all the way, holding off 3-2 favorite Executiveprivilege by one length to capture the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies at Santa Anita.
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.
A loose horse running the wrong way up the homestretch caused Santa Anita stewards to declare the second race a no contest on Friday.
Retired superstar Zenyatta was honored with a life-sized bronze statue unveiled on Saturday at Santa Anita.