Abel Tasman

China Horse Club and Clearsky Farms' Abel Tasman earned her third Grade 1 win in a row, capturing Saratoga's Coaching Club American Oaks after victories in the Acorn and Kentucky Oaks earlier in the summer.  Read More

Acorn (G1) | Kentucky Oaks (G1) | Starlet (G1) | Coaching Club American Oaks (G1)
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Los Alamitos Derby (G2) | San Diego H. (G2)

Alert Bay

2017 San Francisco Mile (G3) | City of Hope Mile (G2) | Mathis Brothers Mile (G2) | BC Premier's Handicap (G3) | 2016 San Francisco Mile (G3) | British Columbia Derby (G3)

Always Dreaming

Always Dreaming, a graduate of the 2015 September Yearling Sale, won the 2017 Kentucky Derby presented by Yum! Brands (G1) at Churchill Downs as the favorite.  Read More

Florida Derby (G1) | Kentucky Derby (G1)
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American Anthem

American Anthem made it look like a walk in the park when he captured the Woody Stephens (G2) with all ease at Belmont Park on June 10. It was the second consecutive graded stakes score for the son of Bodemeister, who won the Lazaro Barrera (G3) at Santa Anita in May  Read More

Lazaro Barrera (G3) | Woody Stephens (G2)
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American Patriot

Keeneland September Sale alum American Patriot posted a highly impressive victory in the Maker’s 46 Mile (G1) at Keeneland on April 14.  Read More

Kent (G3) | Maker's 46 Mile (G1)
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O.S.A.F. (G2)


Donegal Racing’s Arklow, with only a maiden win under his belt, looked like a seasoned professional when he pulled off an upset in the $300,000 American Turf Presented by Ram Trucks (G2) on Kentucky Derby Day, May 5 at Churchill Downs.  Read More

American Turf S. (G2)


Champion Arrogate became North America’s richest Thoroughbred after his spectacular last-to-first victory in the Dubai World Cup (G1) on March 25 at Meydan that boosted his earnings to more than $17 million. The victory marked the seventh consecutive victory – and fourth consecutive Grade 1 win – for the Keeneland September Sale graduate.  Read More

Breeders' Cup Classic (G1) | Dubai World Cup (G1) | Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) | Travers (G1)
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Ballagh Rocks

Poker S. (G3)

Benner Island

Shortleaf Stable’s Benner Island earned her first graded stakes victory by surviving a heated stretch battle to win the Eight Belles Presented by Kentucky Trailer (G2) for 3-year-old fillies on May 5 Kentucky Oaks Day at Churchill Downs  Read More

Eight Belles (G2)

Blue Tone

San Gabriel (G3)

Bricks and Mortar

Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Bricks and Mortar kept his perfect record intact with a late surge score in the National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame (G2) at Saratoga on August 4.  Read More

National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame (G2)
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California Music

Clasico Dia Internaciouanl del Trabajador (G2) | Clasico Ernesto Navarro Diaz, Ernesto y Ramon Navarro Diez (G2)

Candy Sugar Lady

Clasico Queen's Cup (G2)

Catholic Boy

With Anticipation (G3)


Just a Game (G1) | Honey Fox (G2)
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Classic Empire

Eclipse Champion and Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1) winner Classic Empire added another win to his résumé on April 15 in Oaklawn’s $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1).  Read More

Bashford Manor (G3) | Arkansas Derby (G1) | Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1) | Claiborne Breeders' Futurity (G1)
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Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing played the role of spoiler at odds of 13-1 when he captured the $1,500,000 Preakness (G1) at Pimlico on May 20.  Read More

Preakness (G1)
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Code Warrior

Hendrie S. (G3)


Speedway Stable's Collected earned his first Grade 1 victory with a half-length score over Arrogate, while Accelerate in the $1 million TVG Pacific Classic (G1) at Del Mar.  Read More

Precisionist S. (G3) | Lexington (G3) | Pacific Classic (G1) | Californian (G2) | Sham (G3)
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Cool Cowboy

Al Shindagha Sprint (G3) | Burj Nahaar (G3)

Copper Bullet

Winchell Thoroughbreds and Willis Horton Racing’s Copper Bullet made a three-wide move from third to easily win the Saratoga Special (G2) at Saratoga on Aug. 13. The victory marked his first graded stakes score and his second win in four starts  Read More

Saratoga Special (G2)
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Cowboy Culture

Arlington Classic (G3)


Hanshin Cup (G3)


Cupid, a $900,000 Keeneland September Book 1 yearling, made his 2017 debut a winning one when he captured the $500,000 Gold Cup at Santa Anita (G1) on May 27.  Read More

Gold Cup at Santa Anita (G1) | Indiana Derby (G2) | West Virginia Derby (G2) | Rebel (G2)
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Dashing Blaze

Epsom Cup (G3)


Divisidero unleashed a powerful late run from off the pace to wear down a stubborn Beach Patrol and capture the Woodford Reserve Turf Classic (G1) on Kentucky Derby Day at Churchill Downs for the second consecutive year.  Read More

2016 Woodford Reserve Turf Classic (G1) | 2017 Woodford Reserve Turf Classic (G1) | American Turf S. (G2)
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Dream It Is

Schuylerville (G3)
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Baoma Corporation’s Eclipse Award-winning sprinter Drefong showed his championship form in capturing the Forego (G1) at Saratoga on Travers Day, seizing the lead at the start and handily disposing of his rivals with a four-length score under Mike Smith.  Read More

Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1) | Forego S. (G1) | King's Bishop (G1)

El Areeb

Jerome (G3) | Withers (G3)


Ontario Colleen (G3)

Fast and Accurate

Spiral (G3)


Pucker Up Stakes (G3)

Finest City

In the 7-furlong Santa Monica, contested over a wet fast track, Finest City was the 2-5 favorite against four older fillies and mares. She and jockey Mike Smith broke well from their inside post and drew off from a stubborn Fantastic Style a sixteenth of a mile from home to win by 3¾ lengths.  Read More

Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint (G1) | Santa Monica (G2) | Great Lady M (G2)
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Chicago H. (G3) | Winning Colors (G3)


Ft. Lauderdale (G2)

Forever Young

Singapore Guineas (G1)


Frostmourne captured his first graded stakes with authority when he stormed down the stretch under Irad Ortiz Jr. to capture the Penn Mile (G2) by 1¼ lengths at Penn National June 3. It was just the fifth lifetime start for the son of Speightstown, and his third win.  Read More

Kent (G3) | Penn Mile (G2)

Giant Expectations

Giant Expectations lived up to his name Aug. 26 at Del Mar, annexing the Pat O'Brien (G2) in his stakes debut  Read More

Pat O'Brien (G2)


Girvin, who was a beast in Triple Crown preps in Louisiana early this year, earned his first Grade 1 victory with a hard fight in the $1 million Haskell Invitational (G1) at Monmouth Park July 30  Read More

Haskell Invitational (G1) | Louisiana Derby (G2) | Risen Star (G2)
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Golden Diamond

George Washington (G3)


A two-time Grade 1 winner, Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Gormley continues to impress with a victory in the April 8 Santa Anita Derby (G1)  Read More

FrontRunner (G1) | Santa Anita Derby (G1) | Sham (G3)
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Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate Gunnevera dominated the Xpressbet Fountain of Youth (G2) with a 5¾-length victory at Gulfstream in March.  Read More

Fountain of Youth (G2) | Saratoga Special (G2) | Delta Downs Jackpot (G3)
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Glenn Falls (G3) | Del Mar Oaks (G1) | JPMorgan Chase Jessamine S. (G3)


Group 1 winner Hawkbill was in top form to win the Princess of Wales’s Arqana Racing Club (G2) at Newmarket on July 13.  Read More

Coral-Eclipse (G1) | Al Rayyan S. (G3) | Princess of Wales's S. (G2) | Tercentenary (G3)
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High Ridge Road

Barbara Fritchie (G2)

Hillhouse High

Royal Heroine (G2)


Kentucky Downs Turf Sprint (G3)


Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1) | Clark Handicap (G1) | Rebel (G2) | 2017 San Antonio (G2) | San Pasqual (G2)
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Hunter O'Riley

Hunter O'Riley closed like a house afire from dead last to notch his first lifetime stakes victory in the $250,000 Bowling Green Stakes (G2) on July 29 at Saratoga.  Read More

Bowling Green S. (G2)
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San Vicente (G2)


Illuminant appeared to be happy to be back on home turf when she took the $200,000 Monrovia (G2) at Santa Anita on May 27. The victory marked her second graded stakes score, and her sixth win in 14 outings. Five of those six wins have come at Santa Anita.  Read More

Gamely (G1) | Monrovia (G2)
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2014 Charles Town Classic (G2) | 2017 Charles Town Classic (G2)

Inside Straight

Oaklawn H. (G2)


Reddam Racing’s Irap has developed into a talented 3-year-old, reeling off a string of graded stakes wins for earnings of more than $1.3 million. The Tiznow colt broke his maiden in the $1 million Toyota Blue Grass (G2) at Keeneland on April 8.  Read More

Indiana Derby (G3) | Ohio Derby (G3) | Toyota Blue Grass (G2)
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Iron Fist

Prairie Meadows Cornhusker H. (G3)


Pilgrim (G3) | San Marcos (G2)

It Tiz Well

Honeybee (G3) | Delaware Oaks (G3)

J Boys Echo

Gotham (G3)
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Jennifer Lynnette

Royal North S. (G3)

Keen Ice

Keen Ice once again played the role of giant slayer when he defeated heavily favored Shaman Ghost in the Suburban Handicap (G2) at Belmont on July 8.  Read More

Travers (G1) | Suburban H. (G2)


Stars and Stripes (G3)

Lady Aurelia

American invader Lady Aurelia dominated an international field of veteran turf sprinters when she captured the King's Stand (G1) on opening day of the world-famous Royal Ascot meet in England on June 20.  Read More

Darley Prix Morny (G1) | King's Stand (G1) | Queen Mary (G2)
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Lady Eli

Courageous Lady Eli has consecutive wins this year in the 2017 Gamely (G1), Diana (G1) and Woodford Reserve Ballston Spa (G2). The 5-year-old mare never has finished worse than second in 13 career outings, with 10 wins and nearly $3 million in earnings.  Read More

Ballston Spa | Diana S. (G1) | Flower Bowl (G1) | Belmont Oaks Invitational (G1) | Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1) | Gamely (G1) | Miss Grillo (G3) | Appalachian (G3) presented by Japan Racing Association
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Lady Ivanka

Lady Ivanka earned her spot in the gate for the 14 Hands Winery Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) with an impressive score in the Spinaway (G1) under Irad Ortiz Jr. on Saturday at Saratoga.  Read More

Spinaway (G1)
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Last Kingdom

Prix Daphnis (G3)

Made You Look

With Anticipation (G3) | Dania Beach (G3)


Greenwood Cup Stakes (G3) | West Virginia Derby (G2) | Peter Pan (G3)


The talented Mastery, a graduate of the 2015 Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate, is undefeated in four starts, including the CashCall Futurity (G1), San Felipe (G2) and Bob Hope S. (G3).  Read More

Los Alamitos CashCall Futurity (G1) | Bob Hope S. (G3)
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Midnight Storm

Del Mar Mile (G2) | San Pasqual (G2) | Eddie Read (G2) | Shoemaker Mile (G1) | Del Mar Derby (G2) | Seabiscuit Handicap (G2) | San Pasqual (G2)
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Miss Temple City

Kentucky Downs Ladies Turf (G3) | Matriarch S. (G1) | Shadwell Turf Mile (G1) | Makers 46 Mile (G1)

Mo' Green

Top Flight Invitational (G3)

Money Multiplier

Money Multiplier broke through to claim a win when he captured the July 30 Monmouth Stakes (G2) at the track on the New Jersey shore  Read More

Monmouth S. (G2)


Molly Pitcher (G3)


Illinois Derby (G3)

Munny Spunt

Torrey Pines (G3)

New Money Honey

Last year’s Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1) winner New Money Honey earned her second Grade 1 win when she posted a gritty neck victory in the $1,000,000 Belmont Oaks Invitational.  Read More

Belmont Oaks Invitational (G1) | Wonder Again (G3) | Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1) | Miss Grillo (G3)
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Order of St George

Irish St. Leger (G1) | Irish St. Leger Trial (G3) | Gold Cup in honour of the Queen's 90th Birthday (G1)
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Smarty Jones S. (G3)

Practical Joke

Ultra-consistent Practical Joke added another notch to the win column with a determined score in the H. Allen Jerkens (G1) on Travers (G1) Day at Saratoga.  Read More

H. Allen Jerkens (G1) | Champagne S. (G1) | Hopeful S. (G1) | Dwyer (G3)
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Pretty N Cool

Matron (G2) | Las Flores (G3)
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Pure Lemon

Vuelve Candy B (G3)

Purely a Dream

Bourbonette Oaks (G3)

Rainha Da Bateria

Rainha Da Bateria, a 2013 Keeneland September Yearling Sale graduate, closed from midpack under Javier Castellano to hit the wire in tandem with Starship Jubilee for a dead-heat victory in the Dance Smartly (G2) July 2 at Woodbine.  Read More

2014 JPMorgan Chase Jessamine (G3) | 2016 Canadian S. (G2) | 2017 Dance Smartly (G2)

Roly Poly

Roly Poly, who was offered in Book 1 of Keeneland’s 2015 September Yearling Sale, recorded back-to-back Group 1 wins in the Falmouth Stakes and Prix Rothschild.  Read More

Prix Rothschild (G1) | Duchess of Cambridge (G2) | Grangecon Stud Balanchine S. (G3)
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Roy H

Roy H, making his first appearance in a stakes race as well as his first start away from California, looked right at home when he captured the $250,000 True North (G2) at Belmont June 9.  Read More

True North S. (G2)
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Royal Mo

Robert B. Lewis (G3)

Sailor’s Valentine

Sailor’s Valentine secured a trip to the Kentucky Oaks (G1) with an impressive score in Keeneland’s Central Bank Ashland (G1) on April 8.  Read More

Central Bank Ashland (G1)
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Second Summer

Godolphin Mile (G2) | Californian (G2)

Senior Investment

Stonestreet Lexington (G3)
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Sharp Samurai

Sharp Samurai was sharp indeed on Sept. 3 at Del Mar when he captured the Del Mar Derby (G2) under Gary Stevens. It was the fifth victory in eight lifetime starts for the son of First Samurai, who was bred in Kentucky by Cudney Stables.  Read More

La Jolla Handicap (G3) | Del Mar Derby (G2)

Smooth Daddy

Fort Marcy (G3)


Attwood Marshall A.D. Hollindale (G2) | The Star Doncaster Mile (G1) | Ajax (G2)

Sonic Boom

American Derby (G3)


Rydges Parramatta Doncaster Prelude Royal Parma (G3)

Sporting Chance

Sporting Chance won his stakes debut, the Hopeful (G1) on closing day at Saratoga, in an exciting finish for Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas  Read More

Hopeful S. (G1)
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Prix Messidor (G3) | Prix Bertrand du Breuil Longines (G3)

Teresa Z

Monmouth Oaks (G3)


Palm Beach (G3)


Peter Pan (G3) | Pegasus (G3)

Too Much Tip

Clasico Defensora (G2) | Clasico Verset's Jet (G3)

Unique Bella

The highly regarded Unique Bella has won four consecutive races in eye-catching fashion, including the Santa Ynez (G2), Las Virgenes (G2) and Santa Ysabel (G3).  Read More

Santa Ysabel (G3) | Las Virgenes (G2) | Santa Ynez (G2)
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V. I. P. Zone

Clasico Alberto Paz Rodriguez Ano Nuevo (G1)

War Story

War Story earned his first graded stakes win with a score in the Brooklyn Invitational (G2) at Belmont June 10, making War Story a millionaire  Read More

Brooklyn Invitational (G2)
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West Coast

Gary and Mary West’s West Coast went wire-to-wire under Mike Smith to capture the Travers (G1) on Aug. 26 at Saratoga, leaving a talented field of 3-year-olds in his wake.  Read More

Los Alamitos Derby (G3) | Travers (G1)
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