October 2016


Theory Fine Following Futurity Win

A day after winning the Futurity (gr. III) at Belmont Park by 3 1/2 lengths, trainer Todd Pletcher said Theory was in good order and feeling fine. “He’s excellent,” said Pletcher. “He looked good this…





2016 Pebble Stakes

Ancient Secret Leads 2016 Pebble Stakes

Previewing a race that has a field of 14 horses can be a difficult task. Keeping things direct and succinct should be a priority for me, especially on a lesser known race for the upcoming…


Name That Horse Contest at Churchill Downs

Churchill Downs Partners with Louisville Police to Donate Horse to Mounted Patrol Unit The Churchill Downs Foundation is donating a horse to the Mounted Patrol Unit of the Louisville Metro Police in partnership with the…


California Chrome Sweepstakes Announced

California Chrome LLC, which features majority owners such as Taylor Made Stallions and Perry and Denise Martin, have announced the California Chrome Breeders’ Cup Sweepstakes. The newly created sweepstakes will offer racing fans the chance…


Brody’s Cause Retired

Last Year’s Breeders’ Cup Futurity Winner Brody’s Cause Retires from Racing Brody’s Cause, a 3-time winner including grade I victories as a 2-and 3-year-old, has been retired from racing. The hard closing colt by Giant’s…