Trainer Bob Baffert, looking to win his record eighth Preakness Stakes (G1) Saturday with 5-2 morning-line favorite Improbable, arrived at Pimlico Race Course late Thursday afternoon.

Baffert Arrives Seeking Eighth Preakness Victory - VIDEO


Trainer Bob Baffert, looking to win his record eighth Preakness Stakes (G1) Saturday with 5-2 morning-line favorite Improbable, arrived at Pimlico Race Course late Thursday afternoon.

Qafila Beats the Boys in Dashing Derby Triumph


Brilliant filly Qafila scored a breakthrough success at racing’s elite level when she thumped the boys winning the Group One South Australian Derby (2500m) at Morphettville today.

Dee Stakes 1-2 For Ballydoyle And Galileo


Circus Maximus (3c Galileo - Duntle, by Danehill Dancer) led home a 1-2 for Ballydoyle and Galileo in Thursday’s Listed Dee Stakes at Chester.

Choisir 2YO Wins $100,000 Inglis Scone Challenge


Popular Scone trainer Rod Northam won the $100,000 Inglis Scone Challenge for the fifth time on Friday saddling talented maiden Spilt (2g Choisir x My Cup Runneth Over, by Encosta de Lago) to win the lucrative sprint for horses sold as yearlings at the Inglis Scone Yearling Sale the previous year.

On Behalf of CHRI: Fatalities, Drugs, and Integrity: Americans’ Top Three Concerns for Horse Racing


According to a new, national and Kentucky-based poll commissioned by The Jockey Club, horse fatalities are the single most important factor facing the horse racing industry with nearly seven in 10 likely voters (69 percent) saying that it is a “very important” issue.

144th Preakness Next Stop for Stakes Winner Laughing Fox


Oaklawn Invitational winner Laughing Fox will make his next start in the 144th Preakness Stakes (G1) Saturday, May 18 at Pimlico Race Course, owner Alex Lieblong said Thursday morning.