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.

Keeneland Represented By Racing Hall of Fame Inductees


Champion Royal Delta, jockey Craig Perret and industry stalwarts James E. “Ted” Bassett III and William S. Farish are among the 2019 inductees in the Racing Hall of Fame with Keeneland connections.

Fast Anna colt quickest at Spring Sale’s final Under Tack session


Hip No. 951, a son of Fast Anna consigned by Envision Equine, Agent, worked a quarter in :20 2/5 to post the fastest work at the distance at the fifth and final session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2019 Spring Sale of Two Year Olds in Training.

Tales from the Crib: Roadster


Roadster seeks to add to the rich Kentucky Derby (G1) history of his breeder, Arthur B. Hancock III’s Stone Farm, as well as pay homage to his parents’ breeder, the late Edward P. “Ned” Evans.

FRONT RUNNING CISTRON TRANSITIONS FROM TURF TO DIRT WITH APLOMB AS HE TAKES GRADE II, $200,000 KONA GOLD STAKES BY 5 ¼ LENGTHS


Raced exclusively on turf in his last 13 starts, Hronis Racing’s Cistron, who was supplemented at a cost of $4,000, completely dominated Saturday’s Grade II, $200,000 Kona Gold Stakes at Santa Anita, as he whistled 6 ½ furlongs on the main track in 1:16.33 while winning by 5 ¼ lengths under Victor Espinoza.
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Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation Launches Professionals’ Circle and Rider Ambassador Programs


Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation announced today the creation of a Professionals’ Circle Program and Rider Ambassador Program, both of which are sponsored by sport horse enthusiast Jacqueline B. Mars.