News & Press Releases
- August 3, 2017
Two Guaranteed Berths into Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge on the Line This Saturday in Qualifying Tournaments on Horseplayers.com
- August 3, 2017
NBC Presents Live Coverage of Whitney from Historic Saratoga This Saturday at 5 p.m. ET; Bobby Flay Makes NBC Sports Debut as Horse Racing Analyst and Handicapper
Led by multiple graded stakes winner Gun Runner, a top field of seven horses is set for the 1 1/8 mile, $1.2 million Whitney this Saturday, August 5 at 5 p.m. ET on the live NBC broadcast from Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. The one-hour ‘Summer at Saratoga’ program, which will also include the Longines Test Stakes, is a part of the “Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series: Win and You’re In – Presented by Lane’s End Farm and America’s Best Racing.
- August 2, 2017
Here Comes When (IRE) Shocks Qatar Sussex Stakes with Half-Length Win and Gains Automatic Berth into Breeders' Cup MIle
Overcoming heavy course conditions at Goodwood on Wednesday, Mrs. Fitri Hay’s 7-year-old gelding Here Comes When (IRE), at odds of 20-1, shocked the one-mile Qatar Sussex Stakes (G1) with a neck victory over odds-on favorite Ribchester (GB) and earned an automatic berth into the Breeders’ Cup Mile (G1) through the international Breeders’ Cup Challenge.
- August 1, 2017
Ribchester (GB) and Churchill (IRE) Square Off In Wednesday's QATAR Sussex Stakes at Glorious Goodwood with Breeders' Cup Mile Berth On the Line
CHICHESTER, WEST SUSSEX, ENGLAND (August 1, 2017) - Led by the 4-year-old multiple Group 1 winning Ribchester (GB) and English 2000 Guineas (G1) and Irish 2000 Guineas (G1) star Ch
- July 30, 2017
Girvin Gains Automatic Berth into Breeders' Cup Classic Following victory in Haskell at Monmouth Park
Brad Grady’s Girvin closed boldly on the outside to win the 1 1/8-mile, $1 million Betfair.com Haskell Invitational (G1) for 3-year-olds by a nose in 1:48.35 over McCracken on Sunday at Monmouth Park and became the third horse this year to earn an automatic berth into the Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) through the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series.
- July 29, 2017
Enable Dominates King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Ascot for Automatic Berth into Longines Breeders' Cup Turf
Despite pre-race concerns from trainer John Gosden over wet course conditions at Ascot, Prince Khalid Adbullah’s 3-year-old filly Enable (GB) dominated a stellar field to win Saturday’s 1½ mile King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes (G1) by 4½-lengths under jockey Frankie Dettori and gained an automatic berth into the Longines Breeders’ Cup Turf through the international Breeders’ Cup Challenge.
- July 28, 2017
IRISH WAR CRY LEADS WIDE OPEN BETFAIR.COM HASKELL INVITATIONAL FROM MONMOUTH PARK THIS SUNDAY LIVE AT 5 P.M. ET ON NBC BROADCAST OF “BREEDERS’ CUP CHALLENGE SERIES WIN AND YOU’RE IN - PRESENTED BY LANE’S END FARM AND AMERICA’S BEST RACING”
Led by Wood Memorial winner and Belmont Stakes runner-up Irish War Cry, a talented group of seven 3-year-olds are set for a shot at an automatic berth into the Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) in the 1 1/8 mile, $1 million Betfair.com Haskell Invitational (G1) this Sunday, June 30 at 5:00 p.m. ET on the live NBC broadcast from Monmouth Park in Oceanport, N.J. The one-hour program is a part of the “Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series: Win and You’re In – Presented by Lane’s End Farm and America’s Best Racing.
- July 20, 2017
Breeders’ Cup, one of Thoroughbred horseracing’s most prestigious international events, today announced Taste of Breeders’ Cup: San Diego, a unique culinary experience which will take place in the Del Mar racetrack infield during the 2017 Breeders’ Cup World Championships and will celebrate the signature fare that has solidified San Diego as one of the country’s top culinary destinations.
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