Four Footed Fotos
3hMike Watchmaker

Should be easy decision for three cross-entered Breeders' Cup runners

Pre-entries for the Breeders' Cup at Santa Anita will be taken Monday, and after the oversubscribed races are dealt with on Tuesday, the pre-entries will be released to all on Wednesday.

Horse racing weekend recap (2:12)
Breeders' Cup Focus: Juvenile (10:12)

How California Chrome Changed Their Lives

The lives of a group of special ladies are changed forever by their hero, California Chrome. Millie Ball of XBTV analyzes Chrome and his Breeders' Cup Classic competition.

Weekend Wrap: Valley View Stakes (4:12)
Weekend Wrap: Raven Run Stakes (5:16)
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2dMarty McGee | Daily Racing Form

Lightstream gets winning ride in Raven Run

Lightstream completed a terrific 3-year-old campaign Saturday with a well-gauged ride from Julien Leparoux in winning the 18th running of the Grade 2, $250,000 Raven Run Stakes.

Weekend Wrap: Empire Classic (4:58)
Weekend Wrap: Sycamore Stakes (4:26)
Weekend Wrap: Dowager Stakes (5:31)
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ABR: The biggest game in horse racing

It's horse racing's most glamorous event. This short film narrated by Emmy Award-winner Tom Knight provides a glimpse into the passion, pageantry and excitement associated with Thoroughbred racing's $28-million weekend.

Weekend Wrap: Athenia Stakes (5:15)
Race of the Day: Wednesday, Oct. 26 (7:09)
Race of the Day: Friday, Oct. 21 (12:25)
Race of the Day: Thursday, Oct. 20 (10:15)
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5dMike Watchmaker

Talented fillies ready to assume the mantle

The good news is that lots of talent is coming up. That was evident in the group of 3-year-old fillies in Saturday's Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup at Keeneland.

8dRon Gierkink | Daily Racing Form

Erupt runs to Canadian International upset win

The aptly named French 4-year-old Erupt exploded in the stretch to capture the Grade 1, $1 million Canadian International at 12-1 under Stephane Pasquier at Woodbine on Sunday.

Horse Racing weekend recap (3:01)
Weekend Wrap: Canadian International (6:53)
Weekend Wrap: Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (9:20)
Weekend Wrap: E. P. Taylor Stakes (6:05)
Weekend Wrap: Matron Stakes (3:52)
Weekend Wrap: Futurity Stakes (5:56)
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9dMarty McGee | Daily Racing Form

Time and Motion not to be denied in QE II

Time and Motion outfought two other rivals Saturday in a thrilling 33rd running of the Grade 1, $500,000 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup.

Race of the Day: Wednesday, Oct. 19 (8:34)
Weekend Wrap: Jessamine Stakes (5:22)
Weekend Wrap: Franklin County (5:55)
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10dJay Hovdey

Trainer Gosden looks for win at Woodbine

All eyes will be on Toronto on Sunday, when Woodbine welcomes the world to its turf jewels, the $500,000 E.P. Taylor at 1-1/4 miles and the $1 million Canadian International.

Weekend Wrap: Nearctic Stakes (4:07)
Race Replay: Matron Stakes (4:15)
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8dAlex Campbell | Daily Racing Form

Southern Ring comes around to win the Ontario Fashion

Southern Ring sat just behind a quick early pace and surged to the lead in the stretch to win the Grade 3, $173,700 Ontario Fashion Stakes by three-quarters of a length over Cactus Kris.

Keeneland Photo
10dMike Watchmaker

Will Time and Motion prevail?

Thoroughbred racing is not static. It can't be, not when the participants -- equine and human -- are made of flesh, bone, and blood. By definition, over time, performance will change.

Race of the Day: Saturday, Oct. 15 (6:58)
Michael Burns Photo
10dMarcus Hersh | Daily Racing Form

Use six in E.P. Taylor to start Pick 4

Slip the Cable skipped over the slop Saturday night at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Race Track and cruised to a front-running 7-1/2-length win in the $450,000 West Virginia Breeders' Classic.


Sugar and Spice

Michael Mellen, co-owner of Breeders' Cup Turf hopeful Ashleyluvssugar, on late partner who appeared on shows like Odd Couple and Laverne & Shirley. Zoe Cadman analyzes BC Turf & Distaff.

NYRA/Adam Coglianese
12dJay Hovdey

Another racing career over too soon

This is the story of two retirements, one coming at the end of a rich, deeply satisfying career, the other not so much.

Yonkers Trot preview (15:18)
Saturday Hoosier Park preview (7:49)
Futurity Stakes preview (4:54)
Michael Burns Photo
11dMike Curry | America's Best Racing

ABR: Make money betting E. P. Taylor Stakes

The $500,000 E. P. Taylor Stakes Presented by HPIBet looks like a terrific betting opportunity if you landed on a longshot.

Ruling Angel Stakes preview (5:13)
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11dJim Dunleavy | Daily Racing Form

Cathryn Sophia will not run in Breeders' Cup

Cathryn Sophia, winner of this year's Kentucky Oaks, will not compete in the Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Sprint as scheduled. She instead will be sold at the Fasig-Tipton November sale.

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11dEllis Starr | America's Best Racing

ABR: Two fillies with an upset chance in QE II

The 33rd running of the Grade 1, $500,000 Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup presented by Lane's End brings together a superbly talented field of nine 3-year-old fillies at Keeneland.

Weekend Wrap: Jockey Club Gold Cup (5:42)
Weekend Wrap: Champagne Stakes (5:40)

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