Higher Power won the $1 million Pacific Classic (G1) and earned a berth in the Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) (Photo credit: Breeders’ Cup Ltd.) The owner-trainer combination of Hronis Racing and John Sadler, who campaigned 2018 Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) winner Accelerate, have another contender for this year’s $6 million race with the 4-year-old Higher […]

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The Darley Prix Morny (G1) at Deauville Racecourse on Sunday is a Breeders’ Cup Challenge “Win and You’re In” race. (Photo credit: © Martin Applegate | Dreamstime.com) Shaikh Duaij Al Khalifa’s A’ Ali (IRE), seeking his second Breeders’ Cup Challenge victory this year, and the unbeaten Earthlight (IRE), headline Sunday’s six-furlong Darley Prix Morny (G1) for 2-year-olds at Deauville. The Prix Morny […]

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Michael DempseyCurrently Michael offers full card detailed handicapping reports with horse racing selections and picks for Saratoga daily and his Best Plays Simulcast Report each Saturday and Sunday. Mike covers all the big events including the Triple Crown races and Breeders’ Cup. Expect detailed analysis and selections on each race he covers from this respected […]

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A field of nine three-year-old fillies line up for Saturday’s $600,000 Alabama (G1) at Saratoga. (photo credit: © Cheryl Quigley | Dreamstime.com) A field of nine three-year-olds fillies will line up to battle in the $600,000 Alabama (G1) at Saratoga, the highlight of an outstanding 11-race card on Saturday. First run in 1872, the Alabama […]

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A field of nine line up in the $1 million Pacific Classic (G1) on Saturday at Del Mar. (Photo credit: DMTC). The Doug O’Neill trained Pavel looks for his first victory in over a year in Saturday’s $1 million Pacific Classic (G1), seeking to improve on his runner up finish in last year’s edition of […]

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