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Prize Exhibit wins $100,000 Megahertz Stakes at Santa Anita
Prize Exhibit rallied from fifth with three furlongs remaining and won the $100,000 Megahertz Stakes for older fillies and mares...
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Lockdown wins by 2 1/2 lengths in Aqueduct’s Busanda Stakes
Lockdown won her stakes debut Sunday, beating Libby's Tail by 2+ lengths in the $100,000 Busanda for 3-year-old fillies at...
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Trainer banned from 2017 Breeders’ Cup after positive test
Trainer Ron Ellis has been banned from entering any horses in the Breeders' Cup this fall after a positive drug test involving...
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Green Gratto by a head in Aqueduct’s Toboggan Stakes
Green Gratto held on to win the $125,000 Toboggan Stakes by a head on Monday at Aqueduct.
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More New Orleans Fair Grounds horses test positive for equine herpes
Officials at the New Orleans Fair Grounds say more horses have tested positive for equine herpes this week.
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Wonder Gal dazzles in Aqueduct’s Ladies Handicap
Wonder Gal romped to a 13+ length victory Friday in the $100,000 Ladies Handicap at Aqueduct.
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Santa Anita cancels racing because of heavy rainfall
Santa Anita canceled Thursday's eight-race program because of heavy rainfall.
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California Chrome gets first look at Gulfstream Park
California Chrome had his first look at Gulfstream Park early Sunday to prepare for the $12 million Pegasus World Cup.
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Silent Bird wins feature by a neck at Santa Anita
Silent Bird ran down El Huerfano late to win the $63,000 feature for older horses by a neck Friday at Santa Anita.
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Jose Ortiz wins 4 at Big A; takes feature on Ocean Knight
Jose Ortiz rode four winners at Aqueduct Thursday, including heavily favored Ocean Knight in the $78,000 allowance feature.
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California Chrome, Arrogate, Songbird up for Eclipse Awards
California Chrome and Arrogate are among the finalists for Horse of the Year, which will be awarded at the Eclipse Awards.
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Midnight Storm wins San Pasqual at Santa Anita; Arrogate out
Midnight Storm won the San Pasqual Stakes by 1 1/4 lengths after Horse of the Year contender Arrogate was scratched Sunday at...
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Send It In scores in Aqueduct’s Alex M. Robb Stakes
Send It In concluded a successful season with a win in the $100,000 Alex M. Robb Stakes at Aqueduct.
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Set sail: Haul Anchor wins Big A’s Damon Runyon Stakes
Haul Anchor was the 13-1 upset winner in the Damon Runyon Stakes for New York bred 2-year-olds at Aqueduct.
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New Zealand jockey dies in race fall
A New Zealand jockey has died after a two-horse fall at a race meeting on Sunday which was attended by two of her children.
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Bavaro wins Big A’s Great White Way Stakes for Bill Parcells
Bavaro scored another win for Hall of Fame coach Bill Parcells in the $150,000 Great White Way Stakes at Aqueduct on Saturday.
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California Chrome romps to 12-length win at Los Alamitos
California Chrome won the $180,000 Winter Challenge by 12 lengths in track-record time Saturday at Los Alamitos in his final...
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Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens to have hip replacement
Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens will undergo hip replacement surgery before Christmas, which could put a premature end to his...
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Riot Worthy rallies to take Aqueduct feature
Riot Worthy rallied to beat Uncle Southern by three-quarters of a length Wednesday in the $59,000 allowance feature for New York...
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Dadtaughtmewell wins feature by half-length at Los Alamitos
Dadtaughtmewell led all the way to win the $27,690 feature by a half-length Sunday at Los Alamitos.
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Distinctive B wins feature by 3 1/2 lengths at Los Alamitos
Distinctive B and jockey Tyler Baze drew away inside the final eighth of a mile to win the $47,725 feature by 3 1/2 lengths...
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Out of Patience wins opening day feature at Los Alamitos
Jockey Joe Talamo and Out of Patience held off Shackleford Banks to win on opening day of the winter meet at Los Alamitos on...
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Miss Temple City wins Grade 1 Matriarch Stakes at Del Mar
Miss Temple City and jockey Edgar Prado held off Roco Rojo to win the $300,000 Matriarch Stakes by a nose on closing day of the...
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Annals of Time wins Grade 1 Hollywood Derby at Del Mar
Annals of Time darted through a narrow opening in mid-stretch and overhauled stablemate Beach Patrol nearing the wire to win the...
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9-2 long-shot Rye wins feature by 2 1/2 lengths at Del Mar
Rye and jockey Kent Desormeaux swept to the lead in the stretch and went on to a victory in the $53,000 feature Friday at Del...
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Jose Ortiz, the nation’s leading rider, wins five at Aqueduct
Jose Ortiz, the nation's leading rider, won five races Friday at Aqueduct, including the $100,000 King's Swan Stakes aboard Even...
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Silent Bird wins feature at Del Mar for fourth straight victory
Silent Bird won the $59,000 feature by a half-length at Del Mar on Thursday for his fourth consecutive victory.
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Midnight Storm wins $100,000 Native Diver at Del Mar
Midnight Storm romped to a victory in the $100,000 Native Diver Stakes for older horses by 7 3/4 lengths at Del Mar on Sunday.
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Connect by a head over Divining Rod in Big A’s Cigar Mile
Connect beat Divining Rod by a head at the end of a stretch duel Saturday in the $500,000 Cigar Mile at Aqueduct.
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Texas Ryano wins $200,000 Hollywood Turf Cup at Del Mar
Texas Ryano and jockey Joe Talamo won the $200,000 Hollywood Turf Cup by 3 1/4 lengths Friday at Del Mar.
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Jockey Jose Ortiz wins a pair of $125,000 stakes at Aqueduct
Jockey Jose Ortiz won a pair of $125,000 stakes on Friday at Aqueduct.
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Heaven’s Runway takes off in Big A’s Fall Highweight ‘Cap
Heaven's Runway rallied past odd-on favorite Stallwalkin' Dude for a 32-1 upset Thursday in the $200,000 Fall Highweight...
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Solid Wager wins second straight Cary Grant Stakes at Del Mar
Victor Espinoza and defending champion Solid Wager forged ahead in the final strides to win the $100,000 Cary Grant Stakes...
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Gunnevera wins $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot
Once he got the lead, nobody was going to catch Gunnevera, who raced to victory in the $1M Delta Downs Jackpot for two-year-olds...
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Churchill Downs adding room for 1,800 in time for 2018 Derby
Churchill Downs says it will complete a $37 million project in time to add more than 1,800 seats for the 2018 Kentucky Derby.
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Highway Star shines in New York Stallion Stakes at Aqueduct
Highway Star rallied four wide Sunday to capture the $125,000 New York Stallion Stakes for fillies and mares at Aqueduct.
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Chao Chom wins Betty Grable by 1 3/4 lengths at Del Mar
Chao Chom won the $100,000 Betty Grable Stakes for older California-bred fillies and mares by 1 3/4 lengths on Sunday at Del Mar...
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Do the Dance wins Kathryn Crosby Stakes at Del Mar
Do the Dance won the $78,450 Kathryn Crosby Stakes by three-quarters of a length Friday on opening day of Del Mar's 15-day fall...
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Irad Ortiz Jr rides 4 winners at Aqueduct
Irad Ortiz Jr. won four races at Aqueduct Thursday, including the $69,000 allowance feature aboard Bishop's Pond.
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Keeneland bugler George ‘Bucky’ Sallee dies at age 87
George "Bucky" Sallee, who bugled horses to the post at Keeneland for more than 50 years, has died. He was 87.
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California Chrome remains favorite for Horse of the Year honors
California Chrome lost the Breeders' Cup Classic by a half-length, but the 5-year-old remains the favorite to win Horse of the...
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Arrogate upsets California Chrome to win BC Classic
California Chrome was cruising along on the lead, looking every inch the lauded veteran ready to polish his resume with another...
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California Chrome heavy favorite in Breeders’ Cup Classic
The greater the buzz is about whether California Chrome can complete a historic trifecta by winning the Breeders’ Cup...
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Jockey Mike Smith at age 51 eyes big money in Breeders’ Cup
The ride is far from over for Mike Smith, even at age 51, with the Breeders' Cup approaching.
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California Chrome inserted as even-money favorite for Breeders’ Cup
California Chrome is the early even-money favorite in a field of 10 for the $6 million Breeders' Cup Classic, in which the 2014...
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Stonetastic, Create a Dream win $100,000 stakes at Belmont
Javier Castellano was aboard for trainer Chad Brown as Create a Dream took the Chelsey Flower on Sunday.
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Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist out of Breeders’ Cup Classic
Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist won't run in the $6 million Breeders' Cup Classic next Saturday at Santa Anita because of a "puffy...
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Grey Stark rallies to take Belmont Park feature
The gray 4-year-old and jockey Irad Ortiz, Jr. angled five-wide at the top of the stretch and surged to a 3 1/4-length victory...
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Always B Miki edges Wiggle It Jiggleit in Breeders Crown
Always B Miki beat Wiggle It Jiggleit at the end of a thrilling stretch battle in the $421,000 Breeders Crown Open Pace at the...
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Hot Sean wins feature by 1 1/4 lengths at Santa Anita
Hot Sean and jockey Martin Pedroza won the $53,000 feature by 1 1/4 lengths Thursday at Santa Anita for trainer Bob Baffert.
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Dolphus Morrison, breeder of Rachel Alexandra, dies at 82
Dolphus Morrison, a longtime horseman and the breeder of the great filly Rachel Alexandra, has died. He was 82.
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California Chrome heads full field for Breeders’ Cup Classic
California Chrome heads a full field of 14 horses for the Breeders' Cup Classic, with the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Preakness...
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2001 Kentucky Derby winner Monarchos dies at 18
Monarchos, whose Kentucky Derby-winning time in 2001 was second only to Secretariat, has died. He was 18.
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Roca Rojo wins Belmont’s Athenia Stakes by 3 1/4 lengths
Roca Rojo drew off to a 3 1/4-length victory Sunday in the $200,000 Athenia Stakes for fillies and mares on the turf at Belmont...
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Roca Rojo wins Belmont’s Athenia Stakes by 3 1/4 lengths
Roca Rojo drew off to a 3 1/4-length victory Sunday in the $200,000 Athenia Stakes for fillies and mares on the turf at Belmont...
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Favorite American Gal wins Anoakia Stakes at Santa Anita
American Gal won the $70,000 Anoakia Stakes for two-year-old fillies on Sunday at Santa Anita for trainer Bob Baffert.
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Do the Dance does the job in winning Santa Anita feature
Do the Dance rallied late to win the $53,000 feature for 3-year-old fillies by a nose Friday at Santa Anita.
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Dickinson dominates Belmont feature with 2 1/2-length win
Dickinson powered to a 2 1/2-length victory Thursday in the $90,000 allowance feature for fillies and mares on the turf at...
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California Diamond wins Speakeasy Stakes at Santa Anita
California Diamond won the $70,000 Speakeasy Stakes for 2-year-olds by 2 1/4 lengths Sunday at Santa Anita.
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Atomic Rule wins turf feature at Santa Anita
Atomic Rule rallied three-wide turning for home and outran 2-1 favorite Curlin Rules to win the $55,000 feature by 2 1/4 lengths...
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In focus: Vision Perfect wins Belmont Park feature
Vision Perfect rallied in deep stretch Friday to take the $90,000 allowance feature on the turf at Belmont Park.
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Face of Winner pulls 18-1 upset in Belmont Park feature
Face of Winner pulled an 18-1 upset Thursday in the $90,000 allowance feature at Belmont Park.
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Straight up: Whiskey Seven wins Belmont Park feature
Whiskey Seven rallied in the slop Sunday to take the $65,000 allowance feature for New York breds at Belmont Park.
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Hoppertunity wins Jockey Club Gold Cup; Breeders’ Cup next
Hoppertunity, trained by Bob Baffert, made a successful trip from California to Belmont Park on Saturday to win the $1 million...
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New Jersey group presses Supreme Court for sports betting
New Jersey's horse-racing industry is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to consider whether the state can allow sports betting at...
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Ashleyluvssugar wins $200,000 John Henry Turf at Santa Anita
Ashleyluvssugar won the $200,000 John Henry Turf Championship by a half-length Sunday at Santa Anita.
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Trainer Chad Brown captures two stakes races at Belmont Park
Trainer Chad Brown won two of the three stakes for 2-year-olds on Sunday at Belmont Park.
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Holy Lute wins $100,000 Eddie D. Stakes at Santa Anita
Holy Lute won the second division of the $100,000 Eddie D. Stakes by 1 1/4 lengths Friday on opening day of Santa Anita's fall...
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Coniah takes Belmont Park feature as the 3-5 choice
Coniah raced to a 1 1/2-length victory Thursday in the $80,000 allowance feature for fillies and mares at rainy Belmont Park.
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Fourstar Crook strikes again in Belmont’s Hettinger Stakes
Fourstar Crook struck again, extending her winning streak to six Sunday in the $125,000 John Hettinger Stakes for New York bred...
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Lucky J Lane wins closing day feature at Los Alamitos
Lucky J Lane won the $57,799 feature by a nose on closing day of the meet Sunday at Los Alamitos, snapping a seven-race skid.
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Favored Sausalito Sunset wins feature at Los Alamitos
Sausalito Sunset won the $36,185 feature by 2 1/4 lengths Friday at Los Alamitos.
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Rock All Day wins for female trainer-jockey at Los Alamitos
Rock All Day won the $15,390 feature by a neck Thursday at Los Alamitos for trainer Kristin Mulhall and jockey Chantal...
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Scorpiancer wins Lonesome Glory; Grand National next
Scorpiancer won the final major prep before the Grand National, taking the $150,000 Lonesome Glory Handicap by 2 1/4 lengths...
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Javier Castellano wins three, including feature, at Belmont Park
Javier Castellano, the nation's leading money-winning jockey, rode three winners Wednesday at Belmont Park.
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California Diamond wins Barretts Juvenile at Los Alamitos
California Diamond caught pacesetter Crosscheck Carolos with an eighth of a mile to go and won the $100,000 Barretts Juvenile by...
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Bitzka wins $100,000 Barretts Debutante at Los Alamitos
Bitzka won the $100,000 Barretts Debutante for fillies by 5 1/4 lengths Saturday at Los Alamitos.
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Green Mask snaps 12-race losing streak in Belmont feature
Green Mask ended a lengthy losing streak with a 2 ¼-length victory Friday in the $90,000 allowance feature for turf...
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Roca Rojo takes Belmont feature as 1-5 choice
Roca Rojo won the $90,000 allowance feature for fillies and mares as the 1-5 favorite on Thursday at Belmont Park.
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Ultra Brat, 22-1, wins Belmont’s Christiecat Stakes
Ultra Brat rallied from last for a 22-1 upset Friday in the $100,000 Christiecat Stakes, the opening-day feature at Belmont Park...
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Persuasive Paul wins opening day feature at Los Alamitos
Persuasive Paul won the $21,380 feature by 2 1/2 lengths Thursday on opening day at Los Alamitos, ending a six-race skid.
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Saratoga racing season ends with 1 million-plus attendance
More than 1 million people passed through the turnstiles at Saratoga Race Course, where the historic track just wrapped up its...
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Free Rose wins Del Mar Derby; Avenge wins Mabee at Del Mar
Free Rose won the $250,000 Del Mar Derby for 3-year-olds by a half-length Sunday at Del Mar.
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California Chrome wins $1 million Pacific Classic
California Chrome won the $1 million Pacific Classic by five lengths on Saturday at Del Mar for his 14th victory in 23 career...
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Irish-bred Mondialiste wins Arlington Million by a neck
Irish-bred Mondialiste thrives in the United States.
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Mondialiste wins 34th annual Arlington Million
Mondialiste held off a charging field to win the 34th running of the Arlington Million. 
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Trainer Jimmy Takter has owned the Hambletonian lately
The Hambletonian has become trainer Jimmy Takter's personal playground lately.
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Haskell field includes Derby, Preakness winners
Leaving Monmouth Park hours after Triple Crown winner American Pharoah's triumphant return to the races in last year's Haskell...
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Haskell: Derby winner Nyquist 6-5 favorite over Exaggerator
Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist has been made the 6-5 morning-line favorite for the $1 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth...
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Preakness winner Exaggerator joins Haskell field
Preakness winner Exaggerator has joined the field for Sunday's $1 million Haskell Invitational, setting up another matchup...
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Patriots Rule rallies to win California Dreamin’ Stakes
Long-shot Patriots Rule rallied from last to beat Ambitious Brew by a half-length in the $150,000 California Dreamin' Stakes at...
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California Chrome wins San Diego Handicap
California Chrome beat Dortmund by a half-length Saturday at Del Mar in the Grade 2 $200,000 San Diego Handicap.
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Summer racing heats up with California Chrome, Songbird
Horse racing's summer season kicks off in a big way this weekend at two of the sport's most treasured racetracks, Del Mar and...
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Saratoga to open for its 148th season of thoroughbred racing
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — The 148th season of thoroughbred racing in Saratoga Springs gets underway this week, kicking off nearly...
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Midnight Storm wins $250,000 Eddie Read Stakes at Del Mar
Midnight Storm fought off multiple challenges in the stretch to win the $250,000 Eddie Read Stakes on Sunday at Del Mar.
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John Velazquez rides 4 winners at Belmont, takes both stakes
Hall of Fame jockey John Velazquez won four races, winning both stakes at Belmont Park.
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Top Irish jockey Fallon retires because of depression
Speaking on Fallon's behalf, the chief medical officer for the Irish Turf Club said on Monday that Fallon has had depression for...
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Dalmore wins Affirmed Stakes for Desormeaux brothers
Dalmore won the $100,000 Affirmed Stakes by a half-length Saturday at Santa Anita for the Desormeaux brothers.
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Momameamaria wins Belmont feature by 5 1/2 lengths
Momameamaria easily dispatched three rivals in the $80,750 allowance feature for fillies and mares at Belmont Park.
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Ancient Secret wins Belmont’s Wild Applause Stakes by a head
Ancient Secret rallied to beat Thundering Sky by a head Sunday in the $100,000 Wild Applause Stakes.
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Bradester wins Stephen Foster Handicap at Churchill Downs
Bradester took charge at the start and held off Eagle by a half-length Saturday night in the $500,000 Stephen Foster Handicap at...
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Undefeated Songbird cruises to win at Santa Anita
Songbird won the $200,000 Summertime Oaks for 3-year-old fillies by 6 1/2 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita to improve to 8-0.
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Chief Lion roars in Belmont Park feature
Chief Lion extended his winning streak to three with a 1 1/2-length victory Wednesday in the $85,000 allowance feature at...
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American horse Tepin wins at Royal Ascot
American mare Tepin won the Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot in her first race in Europe.
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A little help gets Creator to Belmont Stakes winner’s circle
A little gamesmanship, a celebrity chef added to the mix, and a stirring finish paid huge dividends all around when Creator came...
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Creator closes out Triple Crown with upset in Belmont
The finish at the Belmont Stakes was dramatic, even without a Triple Crown on the line.
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Creator pulls upset in 148th Belmont Stakes
NEW YORK — The finish was dramatic, even without a Triple Crown on the line. Creator found an opening in the stretch and ran...
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BELMONT: Sizing up the field for final leg of Triple Crown
Preakness winner Exaggerator is the 9-5 morning-line favorite in a field of 13 3-year-olds for the 148th running of the $1.5...
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Belmont Stakes not the same without a Triple Crown at stake
A year ago, the joint was jumpin'.
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Exaggerator Clear Betting Favorite on Odds to Win Belmont Stakes
After ending Nyquist’s chances of a Triple Crown triumph with his victory at the Preakness Stakes, Exaggerator is poised...
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Exaggerator’s trainer in spotlight for Belmont Stakes
While he always says he's thankful just for being able to train horses, Keith Desormeaux stops short of characterizing his...
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Kent Desormeaux out of alcohol rehab, ready for Belmont
Hall of Fame jockey Kent Desormeaux returned from a short stay in a drug and alcohol rehab center and was aboard Preakness...
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Preakness-winning jockey Kent Desormeaux in alcohol rehab
Preakness Stakes-winning jockey Kent Desormeaux has gone to alcohol rehabilitation but will return in time to ride Exaggerator...
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Paging F. Scott Fitzgerald: Jay Gatsby wins Belmont feature
Jay Gatsby rallied for a 1 1/2- length victory Friday in the $85,000 allowance feature on the turf at Belmont Park.
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Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist returns to the track
Nyquist had been limited to walking around the barn since a fever and elevated white blood cell count forced him out of the...
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Illuminant wins Grade 1 Gamely Stakes at Santa Anita
Illuminant closed from just off the pace to win the $300,000 Gamely Stakes for fillies and mares by one length Monday at Santa...
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Si Sage wins Charles Whittingham at Santa Anita
Si Sage led all the way to win the $200,000 Charles Whittingham Stakes by 2 1/2 lengths Sunday at Santa Anita.
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Gold Rush Dancer wins Snow Chief Stakes at Santa Anita
Gold Rush Dancer won the $200,000 Snow Chief Stakes by a nose Saturday at Santa Anita on California Gold Rush Day