Katsumi Yoshizawa's homebred Master Fencer, an eye-catching sixth in the Kentucky Derby rallying up the rail under Julien Leparoux for trainer Koichi Tsunoda, will make his next start in the Grade 1, $1.5 million Belmont Stakes presented by NYRA Bets on Saturday, June 8 at Belmont Park.

Master Fencer to arrive at Belmont Park on Friday for Belmont Stakes


Katsumi Yoshizawa's homebred Master Fencer, an eye-catching sixth in the Kentucky Derby rallying up the rail under Julien Leparoux for trainer Koichi Tsunoda, will make his next start in the Grade 1, $1.5 million Belmont Stakes presented by NYRA Bets on Saturday, June 8 at Belmont Park.

A Perspective from Bodexpress: The Phenomenon of the Riderless Horse


Imagining what jockey-less horse Bodexpress may have been thinking during his “moment” at this past weekend’s Preakness.

BAFFERT’S FLOR DE LA MAR & HOLLENDORFER’S SNEAKING OUT HEADLINE SUNDAY’S GRADE II, $200,000 SUMMERTIME OAKS


Bob Baffert’s Flor de La Mar and Jerry Hollendorfer’s Sneaking Out headline Sunday’s Grade II, $200,000 Summertime Oaks at Santa Anita. For 3-year-old fillies, the Summertime Oaks, which attracted a field of five, will be contested at a mile and one sixteenth.

Master Fencer (JPN) Turns in Final Keeneland Work for Belmont


Katsumi Yoshizawa’s homebred Master Fencer (JPN), who is scheduled to make his next start in the Belmont (G1) on June 8, worked a half-mile in :52 over a fast track Wednesday at Keeneland

Records Fall, Buyers Get ‘Into Mischief’ at Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale


It was fireworks from start to finish during the second session of the Midlantic Two-Year-Olds in Training sale Tuesday in Timonium, Maryland.

War of Will Returns to Keeneland Following Preakness Win


Gary Barber’s War of Will, who won the $1.5 million Preakness (G1) at Pimlico on Saturday, arrived at trainer Mark Casse’s barn at Keeneland around 3:30 p.m. ET today.