USA horse racing news

John Gosden happy with Breeders’ Cup pair

Frankie Dettori believes Enable can make history as the first Arc winner to claim the Breeders' Cup Turf at Churchill Downs.

Thunder Snow ready for Breeders’ Cup

Godolphin trainer Saeed bin Suroor is looking to Thunder Snow to continue his recent run of international wins in the Breeders' Cup Classic at Churchill...

Can Justify complete the American Triple Crown?

THE inevitable question following the Kentucky Derby every year is whether or not the winner of the race can go on to complete America’s Triple...

Bob Baffert eyeing fourth Dubai World Cup

Bob Baffert is eyeing a fourth win in the Dubai World Cup with West Coast and Mubtaahij representing the American trainer.

Mind Your Biscuits primed for Dubai Golden Shaheen at Gulfstream Park

Popular reigning Group 1 Dubai Golden Shaheen champion Mind Your Biscuits returned to action this past weekend with a game second in a salty conditioned...
Talismanic nominated for Dubai World Cup

Dubai World Cup raceday receives 739 noms including Winx

Nominations for the $10,000,000 Group 1 Dubai World Cup closed on January 11th with 136 of the globe’s premier Thoroughbreds. Scheduled for March 31st, 2018,...

More Americans attending the Melbourne Cup than ever

An annual study into the economic impact of the Melbourne Cup has observed a doubling of North American attendees between 2016 and 2017.

Gun Runner wins the Pegasus World Cup – retired to stud

United States champion Gun Runner has ended his career with victory in the Pegasus World Cup Invitational.
Gun Runner

Gun Runner wins US Horse of the Year beating Arrogate

Gun Runner has been named United States Horse of the Year ahead of his final start in the Pegasus World Cup.
War Story

Pegasus World Cup hope War Story to head to Dubai World Cup

Loooch Racing Stable, Glenn Ellis and Imaginary Stable’s War Story could be a third horse aiming toward the Dubai World Cup card for accomplished Florida-...

Bacharach, Costello team up for horses

Burt Bacharach and Elvis Costello will perform together at a benefit for victims of the fire at the San Luis Rey training centre.
Cut Me Loose will now race in the US

Ex New Zealander Cut Me Loose joins US stables of Wesley Ward

A New Zealand Group performer has joined the stable of a history-making American trainer. Cut Me Loose is now under the care of Wesley Ward,...

Pegasus World Cup fails to attract full field at deadline

CONTROVERSY has again surrounded the Pegasus World Cup with only nine of the 12 available spots sold before the deadline. The Stronach Group, which will...
Toast Of New York winning the 2014 UAE Derby

Toast Of New York confirmed as starter for Pegasus World Cup

Toast Of New York will have his next start in the $16 million Pegasus World Cup at Gulfstream Park.

25 racehorses killed by California fire

At least 25 horses have died and two trainers have been hurt after fire swept through a training centre in California.

Thoroughbreds killed in California fire

An unknown number of thoroughbreds have died as the California wildfire hit the San Luis Rey training centre.
Gun Runner

Gun Runner capable of dethroning Arrogate as America’s best

IS the aptly-named Gun Runner capable of beating Arrogate in the Breeders’ Cup Classic in November? These questions are now being asked after Arrogate’s shock...
Cloud Computing

Patience pays off for Cloud Computing in Preakness Stakes

THE American Triple Crown bid has failed as Cloud Computing scored an upset win in the 2017 Preakness Stakes at Pimlico on Sunday morning. The...

Always Dreaming handles conditions in Preakness Stakes hit out

2017 Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming has handled the sloppy Pimlico conditions in a hit out on Sunday morning, just seven days before running in...
Preakness Stakes

2017 Preakness Stakes news and early betting market tips

THE Preakness Stakes is always an intriguing race as the winner of the Kentucky Derby automatically has Triple Crown aspirations. The burden to repeat the...
Always Dreaming

Pletcher scores second Kentucky Derby win with Always Dreaming

THERE’S no denying that Todd Pletcher is a champion trainer and he worked his magic again on Sunday morning when Always Dreaming scored a memorable...
Kentucky Derby

2017 Kentucky Derby field, post positions, odds and free tips

Race time: 8.34 (AEST) Sunday, May 7. Local time of 6.34pm, Saturday May 6 THE Kentucky Derby is one of the highest grossing horse racing...
Kentucky Derby

2017 Kentucky Derby betting guide, form and free tips, May 7

THE 2017 Kentucky Derby final field will be announced on Thursday, but we’ve taken an earlier look at which thoroughbreds represent the best betting value....

One-eyed star set to steal Kentucky Derby feel-good headlines

EVERYONE loves a horse racing feel-good story, but nothing much would compare to the story of 2017 Kentucky Derby hopeful Patch, which will run the...
Irish War Cry

Kentucky Derby hopeful Irish War Cry to save New Jersey racing

THE current thoroughbred racing situation in New Jersey isn’t a bright one, but one horse has the ability to pull the industry out of the...