Goldencents, with Rafael Bejarano up, became the first back-to-back winner of the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (G1) on Friday, holding off Tapiture to win by 1 ¼ lengths on the first of two Breeders’ Cup days at Santa Anita.
Hall of Fame jockey and 10-time Breeders’ Cup winner Gary Stevens will be riding the Breeders’ Cup World Championships exactly 14 weeks to the day after undergoing total knee replacement surgery on July 25.
Gulfstream Park West kicked off its inaugural Fall Turf Festival Wednesday afternoon with full fields, sunny skies, a revitalized turf course and horsemen and fans welcoming the first race day of the 44-day meet.
Wise Dan treated racing fans to another scintillating performance in winning the $1 million Shadwell Turf Mile (G1) at Keeneland on Saturday.
Despite losing ground on both turns, Shared Belief collared Fed Biz in the stretch and fought to an impresssive win in Saturday’s Awesome Again Stakes at Santa Anita.
Tonalist rolls in Jockey Club Gold Cup.
In a near repeat of last year’s event, Private Zone surrendered the lead in the stretch and fought back along the inside to win the Vosburgh Stakes (G1) at Belmont Park on Saturday.
Bayern defeats California Chrome and a strong field in the Pennsylvania Derby.