The joy is infectious.
With fourteen championship races to contest, the Breeders’ Cup is arguably the most exciting weekend in North American horse racing. We’ve got the scoop — plus all the links where you can follow our exclusive coverage on the scene!
After attending the Breeders’ Cup at Del Mar in California, Kristen Kovatch reaffirms her love for horse racing while considering the sport’s role in the larger horse world.
9 races featuring the world’s best!
You don’t have to be a world-class equestrian to appreciate the Olympics, and you don’t have to be a master handicapper to enjoy the Breeders’ Cup. Check out HN’s picks and recaps in this open post.
From classic fist-pump to shock-and-awe.
In case you missed American Pharoah’s final performance on the track — or if you’re like us and just can’t get enough of this magical horse — check out the replay here.
The biggest weekend in horse racing kicks off in less than 24 hours, headlined by American Pharoah’s bid to win racing’s ‘Grand Slam.’ Here’s a preview of what to expect on October 30 and 31.
They are losing their minds completely, and it is adorable. From fist pumps to hugs to ear-to-ear grins, this is what it looks like when you’re having the best day ever. (more…)
The race started with a fumble and ended with 3-year-old Bob Baffert-trained Bayern stealing the win by a nose — although some argue he should have been disqualified.
After coming second last year, the 5-year-old ridden by veteran jockey Gary Stephens finally got his due in yesterday’s race at Santa Anita. (more…)