WinStar Farm

Joking makes the grade in True North S. (G2)

Joking's fantastic stretch run in the $250,000 True North S. (G2) Friday at Belmont Park gave perennial top sire Distorted Humor his 55th lifetime graded stakes winner... Read More...

Zindaya repeats in $150,000 Intercontinental S.

Zindaya chalked up her second consecutive victory, and third stakes win overall, in Thursday's $150,000 Intercontinental S. at Belmont Park... Read More...

Bode’s Dream the real deal in $200,000 Astoria S.

Bodemeister's first winner became his first stakes winner on Thursday at Belmont Park with a stellar 2 3/4-length victory in the $200,000 Astoria S... Read More...

Gemologist juveniles continue to impress at OBS

The Under Tack show for the June 14-17 OBS June Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age sale has been a showcase for Gemologist's first crop... Read More...

Creator/Gettysburg powerful tandem for WinStar in Belmont S. (G1)

With contrasting racing styles, Creator and Gettysburg loom as solid chances to capture the 148th running of the Belmont S. (G1) on Saturday... Read More...

Exaggerator draws post 11 as favorite for Saturday’s Belmont S. (G1)

Preakness S. (G1) hero Exaggerator was assigned post 11 of 13 in Saturday's $1.5 million Belmont S. (G1) as the future WinStar stallion looks to capture the final two legs of the Triple Crown... Read More...

Pioneerof the Nile filly wins Delaware Oaks prep

WinStar Farm’s Dark Nile notched her first career stakes victory in Thursday's $50,000 Our Mims S. at Delaware Park... Read More...

Bobby Flay acquires minority interest in G1 winner, Belmont Stakes contender Creator

Celebrity chef and renowned restaurateur Bobby Flay has finalized a deal with WinStar Farm to... Read More...

Gemologist colt leads way during second OBS Under Tack session

A colt from the first crop of Grade 1 winner Gemologist had the fastest time during the second Under Tack Show session for the upcoming OBS June Sale... Read More...

Tiznow’s Modern captures third straight stakes

Veteran campaigner Modern remained undefeated in 2016 with his Saturday evening score in the $75,000 John Longden 6000 H... Read More...

Midnight Storm comes up huge in Shoemaker Mile (G1)

Pioneerof the Nile's multiple graded stakes winner reached a new high on Saturday with his gutsy half-length score over Tourist in the $400,000 Shoemaker Mile (G1)... Read More...

Pioneerof the Nile filly collects second stakes victory

Gryphon Investments homebred Pioneerof the Nile filly Eighth Wonder chalked up stakes win number two in her young career with a dominating five-length victory... Read More...

Regally-bred More Than Ready colt scores in debut

Boynton, a 2-year-old son of More Than Ready, beat a top-class field of maidens over the Goodwood turf course in England... Read More...

Random Walk struts in TDN Rising Star performance

Random Walk, a first-time starter by Super Saver, put on a stellar display in Friday's first race at Belmont Park... Read More...

Weekend Hideaway too good in $200,000 Commentator S.

Weekend Hideaway, one of Speightstown's most prolific stakes performers over the past few years, racked up his seventh added-money victory on Memorial Day... Read More...

Fasig-Tipton, Coolmore, & WinStar team up to host party for Ann Hanley Parkinson’s Research Fund

Fasig-Tipton, Coolmore America, and WinStar Farm have teamed up to host “Night For A Cure”, a... Read More...

$500,000 Speightstown colt at F-T Midlantic 2yo sale

Speightstown had the second-highest priced colt at the May 23-24 Fasig-Tipton Midlantic... Read More...

Speightstown colt fetches $500,000 at F-T Midlantic

Leading sire Speightstown had a two-year-old colt hammered down for $500,000 on Day 2 of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic sale for two-year-olds in training Tuesday, May 24th in Maryland... Read More...

Exaggerator triumphs over Nyquist in Preakess (G1)

On a rainy afternoon in Maryland, Exaggerator one-upped his second place finish in the Kentucky Derby (G1) with a rousing victory in the $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1)... Read More...

Exaggerator triumphs over Nyquist in Preakness (G1)

On a rainy afternoon in Maryland, Exaggerator one-upped his second-place finish in the Kentucky Derby (G1) with a rousing victory in the $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1)... Read More...

Exaggerator’s connections “confident” ahead of Preakness (G1)

Exaggerator's big rally in the May 7 Kentucky Derby (G1) have his connections looking forward to the rematch with Nyquist in Saturday's $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1)... Read More...

More Than Ready filly rolls to stakes victory at York

Nemoralia, twice Grade 1-placed in the U. S. last year, secured her first stakes victory on Friday at York in Great Britain... Read More...

Bodemeister’s first winner impressively takes debut at Gulfstream

WinStar Farm’s freshman sire Bodemeister, the dual classic-placed, Grade 1-winning son of Empire Maker, was represented with his first winner on Wednesday, when 2-year-old filly Bode’s Dream scored an impressive debut victory in a $42,000 Maiden Special Weight at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Joking gets serious in $100,000 Diablo S.

Joking left his connections all smiles after the son of Distorted Humor rallied from last to first in the stretch to take the $100,000 Diablo S... Read More...

Ironicus captures Fort Marcy S. (G3) in 2016 debut

Away from the races since last September, Ironicus was triumphant in his first 2016 outing with a 1 1/2-length score Saturday in the $150,000 Fort Marcy S. (G3)... Read More...

Passion for Action rallies for first graded stakes win

Speightstown tallied his latest graded stakes winner on Saturday when Passion for Action rallied in the stretch to take the seven furlong Vigil S. (G3)... Read More...

More Than Ready colt “great” for Kentucky Derby (G1)

More Than Ready's 3-year-old colt Tom's Ready looks to make history in Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1) when the colt breaks from post 12... Read More...

Post 3 for Creator in Kentucky Derby 142

WinStar Farm's Grade 1 winner Creator drew post 3 for Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1) when entries were drawn on Wednesday afternoon at Churchill Downs... Read More...

Exaggerator lands post 11 for Kentucky Derby (G1)

Future WinStar stallion Exaggerator is right in the middle of the field in the gate for Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1) getting post 11... Read More...

Outside draw for Majesto in Kentucky Derby (G1)

Tiznow's Grade 1-placed Majesto drew post 18 of 20 for Saturday 142nd Kentucky Derby (G1) when entries were drawn Wednesday afternoon... Read More...

Venus Valentine lands post 10 for Kentucky Oaks (G1)

Congrats' graded stakes-winning filly Venus Valentine drew post 10 of 14 3-year-old fillies in Friday's $1 million Kentucky Oaks (G1)... Read More...

Exaggerator strong in final pre-Derby workout

Exaggerator, one of the likely favorites for next Saturday's Kentucky Derby (G1), breezed five furlongs on Saturday at Churchill Downs... Read More...

Weekend Hideaway takes Affirmed Success S. in 2016 bow

Weekend Hideaway, already a five-time stakes-winning son of Speightstown, made it six black type wins on Friday at Belmont Park... Read More...

Santa Anita Derby (G1) winner Exaggerator to stand at WinStar upon retirement

WinStar Farm has entered into an agreement to acquire the breeding rights to recent Santa Anita Derby (G1) winner and 2016 Kentucky Derby (G1) contender Exaggerator... Read More...

Gemologist tops all First-Crop sires at OBS April sale

Led by a $550,000 colt, Gemologist topped all First-Crop sires at OBS April 19-22 Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training with an average price of $161,786... Read More...

$375K Colonel John filly on closing day at OBS April Sale

Colonel John had one of the top offerings during the final day of the OBS April 19-22 Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training... Read More...

Gemologist leading freshman sire at OBS April sale

Through three days of the OBS April 19-22 Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training, WinStar Farm's Gemologist had the best sales average among all freshman sires... Read More...

Gemologist has OBS 2YO sale-topper at $550,000

First-Crop sire Gemologist set the high-water mark during Day 2 of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training with a $550,000 colt... Read More...

Speightstown filly rings up $440K at OBS 2YO sale

Perennial top-10 sire Speightstown's Day 2 offerings at the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training included a $440,000 filly... Read More...

$300K Pioneerof the Nile colt at OBS April 2YO sale

The sales results for leading sire Pioneerof the Nile remained strong during Day 1 of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training... Read More...

OBS April 2YO sale: Gemologist colt hammers for $170K

A colt from the first-crop of Gemologist brought a winning bid of $170,000 during Day 1 of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training... Read More...

Tiznow’s Modern chalks up fourth stakes win

Modern dictated the pace throughout Sunday's $50,000 Swift Thoroughbreds Inaugural S. to chalk up his fourth stakes victory... Read More...

Prized Icon 18th Group 1 winner for More Than Ready

International super-star sire More Than Ready got his 18th Grade/Group 1 winner in Australia on Saturday when 2-year-old Prized Icon captured the $500,000 (AUS$) Champagne S. (G1)... Read More...

Congrats filly undefeated after $150,000 Instant Racing S. win

Cash Back kept her perfect record intact in Saturday's $150,000 Instant Racing S. at Oaklawn Park, winning the six-furlong contest for 3-year-old fillies by two lengths... Read More...

Creator’s late flourish carries WinStar colt to Arkansas Derby (G1) win

Creator's furious rally in the final three furlongs of the $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1) on Saturday earned the colt his first graded stakes victory and a likely start in the Kentucky Derby (G1)... Read More...

Macagone wires field in Danger’s Hour S.

Artie Schiller got his sixth stakes winner of the year on Sunday when Macagone went gate-to-wire in the $100,000 Danger's Hour S. at Aqueduct... Read More...

Big rally carries Passion for Action to Jacques Cartier win

Speightstown's Passion for Action last-to-first rally carried the 4-year-old to his second career stakes win in Saturday's $125,000 Jacques Cartier S... Read More...

Life Imitates Art too good in Sophomore Turf S.

More Than Ready's graded stakes winner Life Imitates Art outclassed his opponents in Saturday's $75,000 Sophomore Turf S. at Tampa Bay Downs... Read More...

Well Dressed, dam of multiple G1 winner Well Armed, euthanized at 19

Bill and Susan Casner’s Well Dressed, the dam of Dubai World Cup (G1) winner Well Armed, had to be euthanized Monday due to complications from foaling. She was 19... Read More...

Land Over Sea rolls in Fair Grounds Oaks (G2)

Land Over Sea found her best stride in the long Fair Grounds stretch en route to a 4 1/2-length victory in the $400,000 Fair Grounds Oaks (G2)... Read More...