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Tiznow colt racks up fourth stakes win

Rebranded took the race to his foes early in Saturday’s $50,000 Curribot H., pulling away by a couple of lengths in the first furlong... Read More...

China Horse Club buys into G1 winner Daredevil

China Horse Club has acquired a minority interest in Grade 1 winner Daredevil, who’s set to make his 3-year-old debut in Saturday’s $200,000 Swale S. (G2) at Gulfstream... Read More...

‘Brilliant’ Khozan targeting Florida Derby (G1) after Gulfstream win

Distorted Humor’s Khozan has become the hottest 3-year-old on the Triple Crown trail in Florida, with two dominating victories... Read More...

Congrats filly kicks off 2015 with a victory

Pangburn’s 3-year-old debut Friday at Oaklawn Park was a smashing success, setting up the Congrats filly perfectly for a run at the $1 million Kentucky Oaks (G1)... Read More...

Sharp Santa Anita MdSpWt score for Hold Me Back colt

Commute drew away in the Santa Anita stretch on Sunday to register a 2 ¼-length victory in a 6 ½-furlong maiden special weight contest... Read More...

Distorted Humor filly ‘Rules’ the Rampart (G3)

House Rules remained undefeated in 2015 stakes races, with a confident 1 1/2-length victory in the $100,000 Rampart S. (G3) at Gulfstream today. She also became the 54th career Graded stakes winner for Distorted Humor, who reigns as America's #8 Sire this year, with progeny earnings already approaching $1,000,000. In the 39th running of the Rampart, House Rules was bumped at the start, but quickly attained a stalking position outside of horses. Moving up to challenge near the quarter pole, she opened a clear lead through the stretch, and held her lead to the wire. Final time for the mile on the main track was 1:36.93. This was the second consecutive Gulfstream stakes win at a mile for House Rules, following her 9 1/4-length romp back on January 2nd. Bred by El Catorce & WinStar Farm, she is owned by Joseph Shields, and trained by Jimmy Jerkens. She has been ridden in booth her stakes wins by Javier Castellano. Sire of 127 lifetime stakes winners, Distorted Humor is standing the 2015 season for $100,000 live foal. Read More...

Bellamy Road filly steps up in Santa Anita’s Sweet Life S.

Making her first stakes start, She’s a Big Winner lived up to her name with a well-earned one-length victory in the $102,300 Sweet Life S. Saturday at Santa Anita Park... Read More...

Second Graded SW of the day for Speightsown

Sheikh Hamdan's Tamarkuz became the second Group winner of the day for Speightstown, when he charged to a four-length victory in the $200,000 Firebreak S. (G3)... Read More...

New GSW for Artie Schiller

Heavily-favored I Love It (Aus) became the newest Group stakes winner for Artie Schiller on Feb. 6, with a sterling victory in the $150,000 Bow Mistress Trophy (G3)... Read More...

‘Reynaldo’ scores yet another Group win

Grade 1 millionaire Reynaldothewizard remained undefeated on the dirt at Meydan, with a hard-fought victory in the $200,000 Al Shindagha Sprint (G3) today in the UAE... Read More...

Bright Town is SW #66 for Speightstown

Speightstown sired his fourth stakes winner of 2015 when Bright Town wired her field in the 6 1/2-furlong El Diario S. on Feb. 7... Read More...

Constitution stays perfect at Gulfstream with Donn H. (G1) victory

WinStar Farm and Twin Creeks Racing Stables Constitution led throughout the $500,000 Donn Handicap (G1) Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Constitution stays perfect at Gulfstream with Donn H. (G1) victory

WinStar Farm and Twin Creeks Racing Stables Constitution led throughout the $500,000 Donn Handicap (G1) Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Thrilling win for Colonel John firster

Lieutenant Colonel battled to a game head victory in his first lifetime start Saturday at Gulfstream Park, making the 3-year-old colt the sixth winner of 2015 for his sire Colonel John... Read More...

More Than Ready filly zips to first stakes win

Hard to Stay Notgo went right to the front and never looked back in Sunday’s $125,000 Franklin Square S. at Aqueduct for her first stakes win... Read More...

Super Saver #1 freshman sire of Experimental Handicap horses

Already boasting the best start at stud by any Kentucky Derby (G1) winner since Seattle Slew, Super Saver further bolstered the quality of his first crop by placing four runners on the 2014 Experimental Free Handicap... Read More...

Four by Congrats are weighted on the Experimental

Champion Sire Congrats remains the standard-bearer among all juvenile sires from the A.P. Indy line, with more runners ranked on the 2014 Experimental Free Handicap than any stallion from his famed sire line... Read More...

American Pharoah co-high weight on Experimental Free Handicap

Pioneer of the Nile’s American Pharoah, champion 2-year-old male and winner of the Del Mar Futurity (G1) and the FrontRunner S. (G1), shared the high weight of 126 pounds on The Jockey Club’s 2014 Experimental Free Handicap... Read More...

Barbados captures second straight stakes in Hutcheson S. (G3)

Barbados became Speightstown’s latest graded stakes winner on Saturday with a thrilling half-length victory in the $150,000 Hutcheson S. (G3)... Read More...

Grade 3 Sweetest Chant S. goes to More Than Ready filly

Consumer Credit captured her third straight win with an impressive performance in Saturday's Sweetest Chant S. (G3) at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Regally-bred Khozan a Distorted Humor ‘Rising Star’

Khozan came home the easiest of winners in his debut Saturday at Gulfstream Park, besting Wisecracker by 3 ¾-lengths to head a Distorted Humor “exacta”... Read More...

Regally-bred Khozan a Distorted Humor ‘Rising Star’

Khozan came home the easiest of winners in his debut Saturday at Gulfstream Park, besting Wisecracker by 3 ¾-lengths to head a Distorted Humor “exacta”... Read More...

Regally-bred Khozan a Distorted Humor ‘Rising Star’

Khozan came home the easiest of winners in his debut Saturday at Gulfstream Park, besting Wisecracker by 3 ¾-lengths to head a Distorted Humor “exacta”... Read More...

G1-winning millionaire Overanalyze’s first foal is a filly

WinStar Farm’s Overanalyze, the Grade 1-winning millionaire by Dixie Union, sired his first foal early Sunday, Jan. 18th when a filly was born at Red River Farm in Coushatta, LA... Read More...

Pioneerof the Nile’s American Pharoah wins Eclipse Award

Zayat Stables’ brilliant 2-year-old colt American Pharoah became Pioneerof the Nile’s first Eclipse Award winner when he was named 2014 2-year-old Champion Male at Saturday night’s Eclipse Awards... Read More...

Pink Poppy blooms in Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf

Tiznow got his first stakes winner of 2015 Saturday at Gulfstream Park when Pink Poppy strode to a 1 ½-length score in the $100,000 Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf S... Read More...

Speightstown racks up third stakes winner of the month

Weekend Hideaway surpassed the half-million dollar earnings mark with a four-length victory in Saturday’s $100,000 Sunshine Millions Sprint S... Read More...

Paynter’s first foal is a filly

The first foal by Grade 1 Haskell Invitational S. winner Paynter, a son of Horse of the Year Ghostzapper, arrived Jan. 13... Read More...

Reynaldothewizard kicks off 2015 with win in Dubawi S.

Speightstown’s venerable sprinter Reynaldothewizard rolled to an emphatic 3 ¾-length win in the $150,000 Dubawi S... Read More...

Bellamy Road colt is first foal of 2015 at WinStar

Early in the morning of Jan. 12 a colt by Bellamy Road became the first foal of 2015 born at WinStar Farm... Read More...

Distorted Humor’s Surfer reaches new heights in Group 2 Al Maktoum Challenge

With a determined stretch run, Surfer secured his first Group victory in Round 1 of the $250,000 Al Maktoum Challenge (G2) at Meydan Racecourse in Dubai... Read More...

G1 winner Take Charge Indy’s first foal is a filly

WinStar Farm’s Take Charge Indy, the regally-bred Grade 1-winning millionaire by A.P. Indy, sired his first reported foal on Monday, Jan. 5th when a dark bay or brown filly was born at Royal Thoroughbreds in Freedom, NY... Read More...

WinStar to host stallion open house during KEEJAN

WinStar Farm will host a stallion open house for breeders during the Keeneland January Sale at its state-of-the-art stallion complex... Read More...

Speightstown’s Barbados zips to victory in the Spectacular Bid S.

Speightstown, who finished in the top 10 on the 2014 General Sire list with 16 stakes winners, started off the new year with splash... Read More...

Lutine Belle takes New Year’s Day stakes for Bellamy Road

Bellamy Road couldn’t have had a better start to 2015 as Lutine Belle took the $75,000 Blue Norther S. Santa Anita Park on New Year's Day... Read More...

Distorted Humor filly dominates Bal Harbour S.

House Rules cruised to a 9 ¼-length triumph in the $60,000 Bal Harbour S. Friday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Champion sire Congrats recovering well from colic surgery

Congrats, A.P. Indy’s only champion freshman sire, is recovering in good order following colic surgery late last month in Australia, where he was wrapping up his shuttling obligations at Vinery Australia for the Southern Hemisphere breeding season... Read More...

Super Saver tallies another big MdSpWt winner

Runhappy rallied from last to win his debut by a widening 8 ¼-lengths Sunday at Turfway Park to become Super Saver’s 16th winner from his first crop... Read More...

15th winner for Super Saver airs by 15

WinStar-bred Unrivaled showed he was named right, demolishing a maiden special field at Parx Racing by 15 widening lengths on December 23rd... Read More...

Speightstown’s 2yo colt Bayerd now a two-time stakes winner

Bayerd battled to a game victory in the $250,000 Springboard Mile S. to give the 2-year-old Speightstown colt his second stakes victory... Read More...

Dominating MdSpWt victory for Super Saver filly

Embellish the Lace appears a filly with a very bright future after the 2-year-old Super Saver filly rocketed to a 10 ¼-length maiden special weight... Read More...

Tiznow filly earns G2 honors in Argentina

Carinosa (ARG) charged to a three-length victory in the Premio Clasico Marcos Levalle (G2) at Argentina’s Hippodromo de La Plata to become Tiznow’s 13th stakes winner of 2014. Read More...

More Than Ready filly cashes in with Wait a While S. win

Stretching out beyond six furlongs for the first time, Consumer Credit scored a decisive 3 3/4-length victory in the $75,000 Wait a While S. Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

New “Rising Star” for Distorted Humor

Mawthooq’s eye-opening, 10-plus length maiden special weight win Nov. 26 at Aqueduct made the “TDN Rising Star” tag seem like a foregone designation... Read More...

Distorted Humor “Rising Star” crushes at Aqueduct

Mawthooq’s eye-opening, 10-plus length maiden special weight win Nov. 26 at Aqueduct made the “TDN Rising Star” tag seem like a foregone designation... Read More...

Congrats’ Skywarn a “Star” at Churchill Downs

The well-bred 2-year-old filly Skywarn’s impressive maiden special weight victory Sunday at Churchill Downs... Read More...

Distorted Humor filly comes up big in Grade 2 Bessarabian S.

Distorted Humor’s talented 4-year-old filly Hillaby registered a decisive victory in Sunday's $232,000 Grade 2 Bessarabian S. at Woodbine... Read More...

Super Saver’s first-crop winners now number a dozen

Back Flip scored a wire-to-wire maiden special weight victory Sunday at Gulfstream Park to give Super Saver his 12th winner from his first crop... Read More...

Strong MdSpWt victory for Super Saver colt at Churchill Downs

Bo Talon cleared off late against a solid group of 2-year-olds Saturday at Churchill Downs to give the Super Saver colt a victory in his second career start... Read More...

Who’s in Town is 17th SW of year for Speightstown

Who’s in Town garnered the first stakes win of her career Saturday at Laurel Park, when she came out on top in a field of 14 3-year-old fillies... Read More...