Recently shortened, this historic race for older horses has produced many a Horse of the Year, including a three-time and five-time Horse of the Year.
Once part of a prestigious racing series, find out more about the key race for 3-year-old fillies that has produced many a champion.
How many Triple Crowns have been lost at the Belmont? How many fillies have won? Find out what you should know about the Belmont Stakes!
Raced at five different distances over turf and dirt since it’s inception at some point in the 1800′s, this race is a current staple of the Belmont Stakes undercard and was won by Preakness (the horse!).
Renamed in 2002 for one of racing’s most influential owner/breeders, this race has produced four Eclipse winners since it’s inception in 1961.
Not always run at a mile and not always run at Belmont, the Metropolitan Handicap is part of a little known racing series.
Run at three different tracks at four different distances, find out more about the race that’s produced 26 juvenile filly champions.
Won by five Triple Crown winners and a single horse five times, find out more about the race that was a key race for HOY prior to the Breeders’ Cup.
Over a dozen Breeders’ Cup Challenge races are packed into the first two weeks of October while many local circuits feature their state-bred stakes days throughout the month.
September brings the start of a championship season (of sorts) in Thoroughbred racing with the bulk of the major prep races for the Breeders’ Cup in November.
Comebacks, break-outs and step-ups sum up the weekend as we begin the season of final preps for the Breeders’ Cup.
Where can you find our panelists on a lovely summer day? At the track, how can you even ask that? But which tracks, that’s the real question…