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Experimental Handicap: Cairo Prince at 118

Cairo Prince, recent dominating winner of the Grade 2 Holy Bull S., was weighted at 118 pounds on The Jockey Club’s 2013 Experimental Free Handicap... Read More...

Strong Mandate given 122 lbs on Free ‘cap

Tiznow's Grade 1 winner Strong Mandate was weighted at 122 pounds, just four from the highweight, on The Jockey Club’s 2013 Experimental Free Handicap... Read More...

G1 winner Gemologist sires first foals

WinStar Farm’s Gemologist, Tiznow’s Grade 1-winning 3-year-old and undefeated Grade 2-winning 2-year-old, was represented by his first foals when three colts were reported born... Read More...

Sum of the Parts stellar at Sam Houston

Speightstown's veteran sprinter Sum of the Parts kicked off his 2014 campaign with a track record performance... Read More...

Two new stakes horses for More Than Ready

With a 1-3 finish in the $100,000 Sweetest Chant S. Sunday at Gulfstream Park, Ready to Act and... Read More...

Play StableMates’ 2014 Fantasy Derby Now!

WinStar Farm is pleased to announce the highly-anticipated return of its very popular Fantasy Derby contest. Fantasy Derby 2014 is free for racing fans, easy to play, and offers the very best in possible prizes... Read More...

WinStar announces 2014 “Breed To Win”

For the second straight year, WinStar Farm will hold drawings to give away 13 free 2014 stallion seasons through the farm’s “Breed To Win” promotion. This year’s drawings will be held on Saturday, Feb. 8th, and breeders who have signed and returned a 2014 live foal contract to one of WinStar’s participating 13 stallions by Feb. 7 at noon will be eligible to win... Read More...

Cairo Prince rules in Grade 2 Holy Bull S.

Pioneerof the Nile's leading earner from his first crop stamped himself as a leading Kentucky Derby (G1) candidate with a statement race in the $400,000 Holy Bull S. (G2)... Read More...

Here’s Johnny answers call at OBS

Colonel John’s Here’s Johnny won a three-way stretch battle to collar the top prize in Tuesday's $100,000 OBS Championship S... Read More...

Fire With Fire heats up Fitzsimmons Mile H.

Distorted Humor's Fire With Fire found the Turf Paradise grass course to his liking on Saturday, scoring a game neck victory... Read More...

Wilson joins Sales and Nominations team

WinStar Farm announced Friday the addition of Kyle Wilson to the farm’s Sales and Nominations team... Read More...

3 fillies are first foals for Bodemeister

WinStar Farm’s Bodemeister, the brilliant Grade 1-winning millionaire by Empire Maker, recently sired three bay fillies as his first reported foals to arrive from his introductory crop at stud... Read More...

Distorted Humor’s stakes winners total reaches 120

When Interpret crossed the finish line in track record time in the $136,000 Jebel Ali S. Jan. 10... Read More...

Distorted Humor’s SW total reaches 120

When Interpret crossed the finish line in track record time in the $136,000 Jebel Ali S. Jan. 10... Read More...

‘Rising Star’ Constitution very impressive in debut

The highly-touted WinStar Farm LLC and Twin Creeks Racing Stables 3-year-old colt Constitution lived up to his promise in his debut Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Revolutionary prevails in return at Gulfstream

Multiple graded stakes winner Revolutionary made a triumphant return to the races for WinStar Farm Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

More Than Ready colt tops Aussie MM Sale

A colt by More Than Ready took the top seller honors during day four of the Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale in Australia on Jan. 11.. Read More...

More Than Ready colt brings $600K at MM

A colt by More Than Ready took the top seller honors during day four of the Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling Sale in Australia on Jan. 11.. Read More...

Speightstown mare a 2013 Eclipse finalist

Speightstown's top-class mare Dance to Bristol was named a finalist in the Female Sprinter category for the 43rd annual Eclipse Awards... Read More...

Distorted Humor Keeneland Jan. report

Ponche de Leona, in foal to Distorted Humor, was the highest-priced lot through the first three days of the Keeneland January Horses of All Ages Sale... Read More...

More Than Ready colt tops Down Under sale

The Australian Magic Millions 2014 Gold Coast Yearling Sale highlighted international champion sire More Than Ready's appeal... Read More...

Tiz Miz Sue up for 2013 Eclipse Award

Tiz Miz Sue is one of the three finalists in the Older Female category for the 43rd annual Eclipse Awards... Read More...

WinStar stallion open house showcase Jan. 6-10

WinStar Farm will hold an Open House each day between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m from January 6-10 at farm's stallion complex on Pisgah Pike... Read More...

Solitary Ranger stands out at Fair Grounds

Solitary Ranger, winner of last year's Grade 3 Arlington-Washington Futurity, made his 3-year-old debut Sunday at Fair Grounds... Read More...

Tiznow filly wires field in $100K Busanda S.

Tiznow's newly-turned 3-year-old filly Fierce Boots rolled to a two-length victory in Saturday's... Read More...

Commissioner leads the way in GP alw

WinStar Farm's homebred 3-year-old colt Commissioner made a big move forward Friday at Gulfstream Park with sharp first-level allowance score... Read More...

WinStar promotes Hanley to GM

WinStar Farm has promoted David Hanley to General Manager at the Versailles-based operation. Hanley had served at WinStar as the Director of Development, working in the areas of client development and bloodstock development, prior to his recent promoti... Read More...

Speightstown stakes win total reaches 36

Sum of the Parts' front-running victory in the $75,000 Bonapaw S. Saturday at Fair Grounds gave his sire Speightstown a nation's best 36 stakes wins... Read More...

Rebranded heats up Riley Allison Futurity

Tiznow got his latest stakes winner Sunday when 2-year-old Rebranded battled to a maiden-breaking, two-length win in the $100,000 Riley Allison Futurity... Read More...

Speightstown stakes win total reaches 37

Sum of the Parts' front-running victory in the $75,000 Bonapaw S. Saturday at Fair Grounds gave his sire Speightstown a nation's best 37 stakes wins... Read More...

Zaikov returns with huge 106 Beyer Figure

Zaikov, a Distorted Humor TDN Rising Star in March, returned to Gulfstream Park, the site of his flashy maiden win on Friday, zipping to another impressive win... Read More...

Speightstown filly best in G3 Sugar Swirl S.

Heart Stealer became Speightstown's 11th graded stakes winner of 2013 on Saturday, with a come-from-behind victory in the $100,000 Sugar Swirl S. (G3)... Read More...

Kodiak Kowboy 2yo adds to win count for sire

Yessum Boss became Kodiak Kowboy’s 14th winner on Saturday night when he easily won a Retama Park Maiden Special Weight The 2-year-old went off as the .90-to-1 favorite in the one-mile turf race and proved that he deserved that favoritism when he won by 5 3/4 lengths... Read More...

Kodiak Kowboy top frosh sire of 2yo winners

Yessum Boss made Kodiak Kowboy the co-leading freshman sire of 2yo winners on Friday night, when he easily won a Retama Park Maiden Special Weight affair by 5 3/4 lengths... Read More...

Kodiak Kowboy 2yo adds to win count for sire

Yessum Boss became Kodiak Kowboy’s 14th winner on Friday night when he easily won a Retama Park Maiden Special Weight affair by 5 3/4 lengths... Read More...

First stakes winner for Kodiak Kowboy

Cool Cowboy sped away from the field at the three-eighths pole on his way to a 3 1/2-length victory in the $100,000 Inaugural S... Read More...

Kodiak Kowboy now leading freshman by 2yo winners

Yessum Boss made Kodiak Kowboy the co-leading freshman sire of 2yo winners on Friday night, when he easily won a Retama Park Maiden Special Weight affair by 5 3/4 lengths... Read More...

Speightstown colt scores Grade 1 glory in Hollywood Derby

Speightown's Seek Again, making both his graded stakes and U.S. debut, found his best stride in deep stretch en route to a length and a half victory in Sunday's $251,000 Hollywood Derby (G1)... Read More...

Winners keep coming for Pioneerof the Nile

Captainofindustry's valiant nose victory in a one-mile maiden race Saturday at Laurel Park gave first-year sire Pioneerof the Nile his 13th winner on the year... Read More...

2013 Letter to Breeders

As I reflect on 2013, I see a year filled with positive trends in so many areas of the Thoroughbred industry. Read More...

Elliott Walden’s letter to breeders

As I reflect on 2013, I see a year filled with positive trends in so many areas of the Thoroughbred industry... Read More...

Bodemeister top covering frosh sire

With a 2013 covering sire average of $255,625, WinStar Farm's first-year sire Bodemeister topped all North American freshman sires... Read More...

Bluegrass Cat tops $5M earnings in 2013

Elusive Blueboy dominated the $50,000 Excellent Luck S. Saturday at Calder to become the ninth stakes winner of the year for Bluegrass Cat... Read More...

Congrats filly soars in Cut the Charm S.

Jerry Bozzo's homebred 2-year-old filly Flutterby cruised to victory in Saturday's $50,000 Cut the Charm S. at Calder to give her sire Congrats his third juvenile stakes winner of the year... Read More...

Pair of Wed. winners for Kodiak Kowboy

Prominent freshman sire Kodiak Kowboy continued his impressive first-year run on Wednesday with another pair of winners... Read More...

Graffiti mural at center of Paynter promotion

WinStar Farm has taken an unusual approach in promoting its new stallion Paynter. The popular colt joined WinStar's roster after the Breeders' Cup World Championships and will stand his first year at stud for a $25,000 fee... Read More...

Kodiak Kowboy Colt Impressive in MSW Win

Kodiak Kowboy added to his collection of winners on Monday when Hy Kodiak Warrior gave the freshman sire his 11th winner ... Read More...

Slip and Drive collars $100K JRA stakes

Artie Schiller added his tenth stakes winner of 2013 on Saturday when Slip and Drive captured a thrilling rendition of the $100,000 Japan Racing Association S... Read More...

Bajan tallies second straight stakes

Speightstown's up-and-coming 2-year-old filly Bajan registered her second straight stakes win on Saturday with a widening 2 1/4-length win in the $100,000 Moccasin S... Read More...

WinStar announces 2014 stud fees

WinStar Farm announced 2014 stud fees for its expanded 23-stallion roster, led again by leading sire Distorted Humor who stands for $100,000 S&N, and emerging top sire Speightstown, whose fee will be $80,000 S&N following another stellar year... Read More...