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March 29th, 2019

2019 Dubai World Cup News & Notes

The 2019 Dubai World Cup program is Saturday, and the card features a star-studded cast of runners seeking glory and riches in front of the […]

March 14th, 2019

Dick Powell’s Cheltenham Spot Plays March 15, 2019

The legendary Cheltenham Gold Cup Chase (G1) will be run on Friday as race 4. 16 runners are entered to go 3 miles and 2 […]

March 13th, 2019

Dick Powell’s Cheltenham Spot Plays March 14, 2019

The Cheltenham Festival continues on Thursday morning with three Group 1 races. The highlight should be Race 3, the Ryanair Chase (G1) for five-year-olds and […]

Sir Barton and Johnny Loftus
February 25th, 2019

There was no model for Sir Barton

  But none before Sir Barton had ever attempted, much less won, the premier stakes for three-year-olds held in the major racing centers of Kentucky, […]

January 28th, 2019

Handicapping Insights: Pegasus World Cup Day saw top efforts on track but not from stewards

Some things never change. Watching the races from Gulfstream Park on Saturday reinforced my impression that no matter how much we complain, there is no […]

January 26th, 2019

2019 Pegasus World Cup News & Notes

The third running of the Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) is joined this year by the inaugural running of the Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational […]

January 26th, 2019

Horses to note on a rainy Pegasus World Cup Day

Rain has become a significant factor as we enter Pegasus World Cup Day at Gulfstream Park. The main track is listed as “sloppy” and the […]

January 26th, 2019

How I’m playing the Pegasus World Cup Late Pick 5

As a horse player, the best feeling in the world is when you know at the quarter pole you’re going to get paid and it’s […]

January 25th, 2019

2019 Pegasus World Cup pedigree fun facts

The lucrative Pegasus Day purses will pad not only the participants’ bankrolls, but also their sires’ progeny earnings. The $7 million Pegasus World Cup Turf […]

January 25th, 2019

2019 Pegasus World Cup Turf one-liners

If the $9 million Pegasus World Cup (G1) on dirt deserves the “one-liner” treatment, so does its new $7 million companion race on turf. The […]