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2017 Fayette Stakes preview

McCraken Takes on 2017 Fayette Stakes

It’s been a long, hard road for McCraken. The three-year-old came up short in the 2017 Kentucky Derby despite being one of the early favorites, and has been an erratic play all season. He will…


Travers Contenders Capsules

Which Derby Runners are the Travers Contenders? The 148th running of The Travers (G1) is set for Saturday at the historic Saratoga race track.  The Travers is restricted for 3-year-olds with a purse of $1,250,000.00….




Saturday Stakes Recap at Churchill Downs

Favorites and Second Choices Dominate Saturday’s Stakes at Churchill Downs A big day of racing Saturday at Churchill Downs featured five graded stakes races including two Breeders’ Cup Challenge ‘Win and You’re In’ races. A brief…


2017 Matt Winn Stakes preview

McCraken Returns in 2017 Matt Winn Stakes

McCraken may have gone off as the second choice on the board in the 2017 Kentucky Derby, but he certainly didn’t run like it. We haven’t seen the Ghostzapper progeny since that fateful day, but…



2017 Kentucky Derby odds

2017 Kentucky Derby Odds

The 2017 Kentucky Derby odds have Classic Empire listed as the favorite with a 4/1 mark. However, he is closely trailed by three other rivals meaning that the bookies think this one is going to…