Horse Racing News
Posted 12/27/20 8:48 PM by
A 2-year-old colt racing in the $80,150 Eddie Logan Stakes at Santa Anita was fatally injured Sunday, becoming the Southern California track's first fatality since June.
Charlatan tracked favorite Nashville to the quarter pole and then drew off to a 4 1/2-length victory in the $300,000 Malibu Stakes on Santa Anita's opening day.
Oisin Murphy, the champion jockey of British horse racing was banned from riding for three months on Friday following a positive test for cocaine.
Kevin Flanery, who has been Churchill Downs' president since July 2009, will retire at the end of this year, the track announced Wednesday.
Jockey Joel Rosario earned his 3,000th career victory in a race at Aqueduct in New York.
Authentic's track-record time in the $6 million Breeders' Cup Classic at Keeneland has been updated to 1:59.60 after a review of multiple sources and camera angles.
Maximum Security, disqualified after crossing the finish line first in the 2019 Kentucky Derby, has been retired to stud.
Authentic, winner of the Kentucky Derby and Breeders' Cup Classic, will stand at Spendthrift Farm in Lexington, Kentucky, next year for a breeding fee of $75,000.
Authentic, the Kentucky Derby champion and Preakness runner-up, won a 2¼-length victory over Improbable at the Breeders' Cup Classic.
Posted 11/7/20 7:27 PM by
Order of Australia, a 73-1 longshot who was in the race following a scratch and with a substitute rider aboard, won the $2 million Breeders' Cup Mile on Saturday.