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Monday, November 04, 2019
Yoshida (JPN), a Grade 1 winner on dirt and turf, has been retired and will stand the upcoming breeding season at WinStar Farm...

Monday, November 04, 2019
Independence Hall remained unbeaten in his first two career starts with a romping 12 ¼-length win in the Nashua Stakes (G3) at Aqueduct on Sunday, Nov. 3, becoming his sire’s fourth first-crop stakes winner, tops among all freshman sires.

Saturday, November 02, 2019
Uni (GB) stormed down the stretch to win Saturday's $2 million Breeders' Cup Mile (G1), defeating rival Got Stormy by two lengths in 1:32.45...

Friday, November 01, 2019
Speightstown's beautifully-bred 2-year-old daughter got a perfect ride from Manny Franco to prove best in Friday's $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1)...

Friday, November 01, 2019
No. 1-ranked Third-Crop Sire Take Charge Indy, the regally-bred son of A.P. Indy out of multiple Grade 1 winner, Graded stakes producer, and Broodmare of the Year Take Charge Lady, has arrived at WinStar Farm for the 2020 breeding season...

Friday, November 01, 2019
WinStar Farm will host their 2019 open house and stallion show Monday through Friday, Nov. 4-11, daily from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m...

Friday, November 01, 2019
Overanalyze's Woody Stephens S. (G1) winner Hog Creek Hustle drew post 2 in Saturday's $2 million Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1) at Santa Anita Park...

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Lazy Daisy will break from the middle of the gate in Friday's $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) after drawing post 5...

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Tiznow's dynamic 2-year-old colt Dennis' Moment was made the morning line favorite for Friday's Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1)...

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Constitution, who is currently second on the First-Crop Sire list, will have his first Breeders' Cup starter on Friday...

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
More Than Ready, the sire of the winners of six Breeders' Cup races, has a big chance to add to that total during this year's Nov. 1-2 event...

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
With a total of five entries in as many races in the Nov. 1-2 Breeders' Cup, Speightstown has a big chance...

Friday, October 18, 2019
WinStar Farm has set 2020 stud fees for its 21-stallion roster, headed by perennial leading sire More Than Ready who will stand for an unchanged fee of $80,000 S&N this upcoming breeding season. WinStar also welcomes new stallions to its roster in Florida Derby (G1) winner Audible who will stand his initial season at stud for $25,000 S&N, and leading Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) contender Yoshida (JPN), whose fee is to be determined.

Sunday, October 06, 2019
More Than Ready’s Uni (GB) unleashed a furious stretch run to win the one-mile First Lady Stakes (G1) at Keeneland on Saturday, Oct. 5, setting a new course record of 1:32.87 and securing a spot in next month’s Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Turf (G1).

Saturday, October 05, 2019
Constitution’s Tiz the Law swept to a powerful four-length win in the 148th Champagne Stakes (G1) at Belmont Park on Saturday, Oct. 5, remaining undefeated in his first two starts. With the win, Tiz the Law picked up 10 qualifying points for the 2020 Kentucky Derby (G1) and earned a berth in the $2,000,000 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) next month at Santa Anita.

Thursday, October 03, 2019
Audible, Into Mischief’s Florida Derby (G1) winner, has been retired and will enter stud at WinStar Farm for the 2020 breeding season.

Monday, September 30, 2019
Selflessly was a very unlucky second in her Aug. 28 debut, but the More Than Ready filly made up for it on Sunday at Belmont Park with a victory in the $200,000 Miss Grillo S. (G2)...

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Congrats' Pat On the Back added two milestones to his brilliant career on Saturday, getting his first graded stakes win in the $300,000 Kelso H. (G2) and also earning millionaire status...

Monday, September 16, 2019
Grade 1 winner Outwork's first crop of yearlings have scored big returns during the middle portion of the Sept. 9-22 Keeneland Yearling sale, the latest coming on Monday...

Sunday, September 15, 2019
Tiznow's brilliant 2-year-old colt toyed with his competition in Saturday's $200,000 Iroquois S. (G3) at Churchill Downs, winning the 1 1/16-mile contest by 1 3/4-lengths...

Sunday, September 15, 2019
Lazy Daisy shipped from her southern California base for Saturday's $200,000 Pocahontas S. (G2) at Churchill Downs, and the 2-year-old Paynter filly rewarded her connections with a gritty 1 1/4-length win...

Saturday, September 14, 2019
Yorkton captured the second straight running of the Bold Venture S. (G3) Saturday at Woodbine, giving the 5-year-old son of Speightstown his second career graded stakes win...

Friday, September 13, 2019
Book 2 of the Sept. 9-22 Keeneland Yearling sale began Friday and the numbers continued to be very strong for Exaggerator's first crop...

Friday, September 13, 2019
Leading First-Crop sire Constitution's first offerings at the Sept. 9-22 Keeneland Yearling sale came on Friday, with a $400,000 colt topping the day...

Friday, September 13, 2019
After finishing Book 1 of the Keeneland September Yearling sale with his usual strong results, Speightstown picked right up when Book 2 started on Friday with a $700,000 colt...

Thursday, September 12, 2019
Top-10 First-Crop sire Commissioner got his first stakes winner on Sept. 11 when Two Last Words scored by 1 1/4-lengths in the $100,000 Hillsdale S...

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Speightstown wrapped up the final day of Book 1 of the Keeneland September Yearling sale with stellar results, capped by an $825,000 colt...

Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Exaggerator, whose first crop are yearlings of 2019, had his first juvenile sell at Keeneland on Sept. 11 when hip No. 491 brought a winning bid of $250,000...

Monday, September 09, 2019
Speightstown's first offering through the ring at the Keeneland September Yearling sale brought a winning bid of $575,000 during Monday's opening session...

Saturday, September 07, 2019
WinStar Farm has initiated the process to return Take Charge Indy to the United States for the 2020 breeding season...

Monday, September 02, 2019
Qurbaan scored his second straight win in the Grade 2 Bernard Baruch H. during the Labor Day card at Saratoga, giving his top-10 sire Speightstown his ninth stakes winner of the year...

Monday, September 02, 2019
Constitution tallied a pair of maiden special weight winners on Monday, led by the romping winner Gouverneur Morris, who won his debut at Saratoga by nine lengths...

Sunday, August 25, 2019
Front Run the Fed won Sunday's $100,000 Better Talk Now S. at Saratoga in the first black type start for the 3-year-old Fed Biz colt...

Monday, August 12, 2019
Outwork set the record for the highest price ever paid for a filly by a freshman sire Monday at the Fasig-Tipton New York-bred Preferred Yearlings sale...

Monday, August 12, 2019
John Terranova, agent, went to $340,000 to secure hip No. 342 during Sunday evening's Fasig-Tipton New York-bred Preferred Yearlings sale, giving Constitution the session-topper...

Tuesday, August 06, 2019
Just a few moments into Tuesday's closing session of the Aug. 5-6 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Yearling Sale Juddmonte Farms came away the top bidder at $600,000 for a Tiznow colt...

Tuesday, August 06, 2019
Tuesday's closing session of the Aug. 5-6 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Yearling Sale yielded the best result of the sale for first-crop sire Exaggerator...

Tuesday, August 06, 2019
First-Crop stallion Speightster's two yearlings through the rind during Tuesday's session of the Aug. 5-6 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Yearling Sale both brought winning bids of at least 15 times his stud fee...

Monday, August 05, 2019
A filly from the first crop of Exaggerator got the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Yearling Sale off to a rousing start when Gary Contessa went to $275,000 for hip No. 1...

Saturday, August 03, 2019
Amalfi Sunrise, a TDN Rising Star after her six-length debut win on June 23, tallied another half-dozen length victory in Saturday's $200,000 Sorrento S. (G2)...

Sunday, July 28, 2019
Chiefswood Stable’s Tiz a Slam was a repeat winner in the $197,000 Nijinsky S. (G2) Sunday afternoon at Woodbine, giving the 5-year-old Tiznow homebred his sixth career graded stakes win...

Sunday, July 21, 2019
Mominou collected her first stakes victory on July 21 at Saratoga with a front-running score in the $200,000 Caress S...

Saturday, July 13, 2019
Constitution’s hot start as a leading freshman sire continued Saturday when By Your Side scampered clear to beat a field of five by three lengths in the $150,000 Sanford S. (G3)

Tuesday, July 09, 2019
Outwork, whose first crop are yearlings of 2019, had a stellar day Tuesday at the Fasig-Tipton July Sale, with five lots selling for an average of $152,000...

Tuesday, July 09, 2019
With a top-priced $285,000 colt leading the way, freshman sire Speightster saw excellent results Tuesday at the Fasig-Tipton July Sale...

Saturday, June 29, 2019
Powerfulattraction, a 2-year-old bay filly by first-crop stallion Commissioner, became her sire’s newest winner with a 1 ¼-length triumph in a maiden special weight at Los Alamitos on Saturday. The $225,000 OBS March graduate stalked the early pace three deep and rallied strongly through the stretch under Joe Talamo to post the victory in her career debut.

Saturday, June 29, 2019
TDN Rising Star Magic Dance kept her perfect record intact with a determined 1 ½-length victory in Saturday’s $125,000 Debutante Stakes at Churchill Downs. Owned and bred by Three Chimneys Farm, Magic Dance is a daughter of More Than Ready—Magical World, by Distorted Humor and she is a half-sister to recent Grade 1 winner Guarana.

Saturday, June 29, 2019
More Than Ready’s Grade 1 stakes winner Uni (GB) rallied from last to easily take down top prize in Saturday’s $100,000 Perfect Sting Stakes at Belmont Park, cruising to a measured one-length victory under Joel Rosario in her first start since capturing last year’s Matriarch Stakes (G1) at Del Mar.

Sunday, June 23, 2019
First-Crop sire Constitution got his second “TDN Rising Star” Sunday at Santa Anita Park when Amalfi Sunrise sauntered to a 6 1/4-length maiden special weight win...

Saturday, June 22, 2019
Tiznow's multiple stakes winner Tiz a Slam scored his fifth career graded stakes win in the $125,000 Singspiel S. (G3) Saturday at Woodbine...

Thursday, June 13, 2019
First-Crop sire Daredevil was represented by his second maiden special weight winner on Thursday at Churchill Downs...

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Daredevil had the top-priced colt by a freshman sire during the first session of the June 12-14 OBS 2-year-olds in Training Sale...

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Constitution's $280,000 filly purchased during the first session of the June 12-14 OBS 2-year-olds in Training Sale was not only the top-priced filly of the day...

Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Better The Devil, a 2-year-old colt by WinStar Farm stallion Daredevil, impressively won the Glasgow EBF Maiden Auction Stakes at Hamilton Park in the United Kingdom on Wednesday, becoming his sire’s first winner.

Saturday, June 08, 2019
Overanalyze got his first Grade 1 winner on Saturday afternoon at Belmont Park when Hog Creek Hustle came from near the back of the pack to win the $400,000 Woody Stephens S. (G1)...

Saturday, June 08, 2019
More Than Ready's incomparable filly Rushing Fall turned in yet another magnificent performance in Saturday's $700,000 Just A Game S. (G1) at Belmont Park...

Friday, May 31, 2019
Two Last Words, a 2-year-old by WinStar Farm’s multiple Graded stakes winner Commissioner, won at first asking...

Saturday, May 18, 2019
More Than Ready's multiple Grade 1 winner Catholic Boy made a triumphant return to the races in Saturday’s $250,000 Dixie (G2) at Pimlico Race Course...

Saturday, May 18, 2019
Lexitonian became Speightstown's fifth stakes winner of 2019 on Preakness Day at Pimlico when the 3-year-old colt won the $200,000 Chick Lang S. (G3)...

Saturday, May 18, 2019
WinStar Farms', China Horse Club International's and SF Racing's New York Central found an opening along the fence in upper stretch en route to a 1 3/4-length victory in the $150,000 Maryland Sprint S. (G3)...

Saturday, May 18, 2019
Chiefswood Stable's homebred Tiz a Slam led every step of the way in Saturday’s $100,000 Louisville S. (G3) at Churchill Downs...

Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Saturday's 144th running of the Preakness S. (G1) drew a field of 13 3-year-olds vying for the second jewel of the Triple Crown, with WinStar Farm's, China Horse Club's and Starlight Racing's Improbable, in post 4...

Saturday, May 11, 2019
WinStar Farm's and Sagamore Farm's Global Campaign took the $300,000 Peter Pan S. (G3) Saturday at Belmont Park in impressive style...

Thursday, May 02, 2019
Aurelia Garland, a 2-year-old filly by WinStar Farm stallion Constitution, earned TDN Rising Star status after impressively winning her career debut in a $100,000 maiden special weight...

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Commissioner had his best results of the April 23-26 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training on Wednesday...

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Fresh off getting his first winner from his initial crop, Carpe Diem has a had an excellent first two days of the April 23-26 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training...

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Spirited bidding during Wednesday's session of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training finished with prominent buyers Solis and Litt coming out on top for a $600,000 Tiznow colt...

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
The praise flowed for both Paynter and his $450,000 filly following her time in the ring during Wednesday's session of the OBS Spring Sale...

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Nayibeth, a 2-year-old filly by WinStar Farm stallion Carpe Diem, won at first asking at Keeneland...

Saturday, April 13, 2019
More Than Ready's super-filly Rushing Fall remained undefeated at Keeneland with a front-running score in Saturday's $350,000 Jenny Wiley S. (G1)...

Saturday, April 13, 2019
Quip held off a host of challengers in a driving rain to take Saturday's $750,000 Oaklawn H. (G2)...

Saturday, April 06, 2019
Bobby's Wicked One used his speed and tenacity to capture Saturday's $250,000 Commonwealth S. (G3) at Keeneland by 1 1/4-lengths...

Thursday, March 28, 2019
The fireworks started early for Carpe Diem at Wednesday's Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream Sale of 2-year-olds when hip No. 5 sold for $650,000 to Katsumi Yoshida...

Thursday, March 28, 2019
First-Crop sire Constitution's results at the Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream Sale of 2-year-olds on Wednesday included a $600,000 colt purchased by leading international buyer Team Valor...

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Wednesday's closing session of the OBS March 2-year-olds in Training Sale yielded some stellar results for First-Crop sire Commissioner, with a pair of fillies bringing $450,000 and $225,000...

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Constitution's first 2-year-olds offered at auction were topped by a $350,000 colt on Wednesday at the OBS March 2-year-olds in Training Sale...

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Pioneerof the Nile's sole offering Tuesday at the March 12-13 OBS 2-year-olds in Training sale certainly pleased his connections when the colt sold for $1.2 million...

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
A pair of juveniles by First-Crop sire Carpe Diem were among the top sellers for Freshman sires during Tuesday's session...

Monday, February 18, 2019
Super Saver's TDN Rising Star is now a graded stakes winner after a thrilling score in the $500,000 Southwest S. (G3) on Presidents' Day at Oaklawn Park...

Saturday, February 02, 2019
Congrats got his first stakes winner of 2019 in thrilling fashion on Saturday when Harvey Wallbanger came from last to first in the final three furlongs to win the $350,000 Holy Bull S. (G2)...

Saturday, February 02, 2019
Don Alberto Stable's and WinStar Farm's Battle of Midway prevailed over McKinzie by a half-length after a spirited stretch duel in Saturday's $200,000 San Pasqual S. (G2)...

Friday, January 25, 2019
Speightstown became just the sixth active North American sire to get 100 black type stakes winners on Jan. 25 when Dawn the Destroyer captured the $100,000 Interborough S...

Thursday, January 24, 2019
Justify's historic Triple Crown and undefeated season in 2018 earned the colt both Horse of the Year and champion Male 3-year-old honors at Thursday evening's Eclipse Awards...

Thursday, January 24, 2019
More Than Ready's brilliant son Roy H collected his second award as Champion Male Sprinter on Thursday evening at the Eclipse Award Ceremony...

Saturday, January 19, 2019
Roy H's four-length score in Saturday's $200,000 Palos Verdes S. (G2) proved that the son of More Than Ready is as good as ever as he gears up for his 2019 campaign...

Saturday, January 19, 2019
Needs Supervision made the jump into stakes company in Saturday's $150,000 Silverbulletday S. at Fair Grounds and came away with a three-quarter length victory...

Sunday, December 30, 2018
Competitionofideas's brilliant stretch run carried the 3-year-old Speightstown filly to a 2 3/4-length victory in the $300,000 American Oaks on Dec. 29 at Santa Anita Park...

Saturday, December 08, 2018
Improbable's stellar performance in the $300,000 Los Alamitos Futurity (G1) on Saturday gave WinStar Farm a reason to dream about the Kentucky Derby (G1)...

Sunday, December 02, 2018
More Than Ready's dynamic turf filly Uni flew through the Del Mar turf stretch to capture Sunday's $300,000 Matriarch S. by a half-length...

Sunday, December 02, 2018
Positive Spirit was simply spectacular in the $250,000 Demoiselle S. (G2) Dec. 1 at Aqueduct, rolling to a 10 1/2-length win in the stakes debut for the 2-year-old Pioneerof the Nile filly...

Sunday, November 25, 2018
Battle of Midway and Dabster staged a virtual match race in Sunday's $100,000 Native Diver S. (G3) at Del Mar...

Thursday, November 08, 2018
Led by a $1.9 million filly, Pioneerof the Nile was the dominant weanling sire at the Nov. 4 Fasig-Tipton “Night of the Stars” sale...

Thursday, November 08, 2018
Multiple Grade 1 winner Exaggerator's first weanling to sell at auction went through the ring Nov. 4 at Fasig-Tipton...

Saturday, November 03, 2018
Roy H's scintillating performance in Saturday's $2 million Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1) gave the son of More Than Ready his second straight victory in the race...

Saturday, November 03, 2018
Grade 1 winner Audible won the $200,000 Cherokee Run S. Saturday at Churchill Downs by two lengths in his first start since finishing third in the Kentucky Derby (G1)...

Friday, November 02, 2018
WinStar Farm, China Horse Club and SF Racing teamed up to win the first running of the $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint with the brilliant colt Bulletin...

Friday, November 02, 2018
WinStar Farm, China Horse Club and SF Racing could have a future star in the 2-year-old colt Improbable, who is 2-for-2 following his 7 1/4-length romp in Friday's $100,000 Street Sense S...

Thursday, November 01, 2018
More Than Ready, the sire of five previous Breeders' Cup winners, has three chances to improve that number over the Nov. 2-3 championships at Churchill Downs...

Thursday, November 01, 2018
WinStar stallions Distorted Humor, Paynter and Pioneerof the Nile all will be represented during Friday's all-juvenile Breeders' Cup day at Churchill Downs...

Monday, October 29, 2018
WinStar Farm will shoot for their second Breeders' Cup Classic (G1) on Saturday at Churchill Downs when the multiple Grade 1 winner Yoshida goes postward in the $6 million championship...

Daredevil filly rolls in Churchill Downs MdSpWt debut title=
Daredevil

Daredevil filly rolls in Churchill Downs MdSpWt debut

Swiss Skydiver flew through the stretch at Churchill Downs to win her debut very impressively, hitting the wire 5 1/2-lengths ahead of the field...

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Turf-loving American Giant adds Juvenile Fillies Turf to resume title=
More Than Ready

Turf-loving American Giant adds Juvenile Fillies Turf to resume

More Than Ready's 2-year-old filly American Giant showed her affinity for the turf once again Saturday at Gulfstream Park...

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Constitution on a roll with two new maiden winners title=
Constitution

Constitution on a roll with two new maiden winners

Constitution upped his First-Crop winners total to 19 with a pair of juvenile maiden winners on Nov. 8. The WinStar stallion now has a total of 19 individual winners...

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Yoshida, a Grade 1 winner on dirt and turf, retires to WinStar Farm title=
Yoshida
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Yoshida

Yoshida, a Grade 1 winner on dirt and turf, retires to WinStar Farm

Yoshida (JPN), a Grade 1 winner on dirt and turf, has been retired and will stand the upcoming breeding season at WinStar Farm...

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Constitution’s Independence Hall romps in G3 Nashua S. title=

Constitution’s Independence Hall romps in G3 Nashua S.

Independence Hall remained unbeaten in his first two career starts with a romping 12 ¼-length win in the Nashua Stakes (G3) at Aqueduct on Sunday, Nov. 3, becoming his sire’s fourth first-crop stakes winner, tops among all freshman sires.

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Uni (GB) gives More Than Ready a record seventh Breeders' Cup win title=

Uni (GB) gives More Than Ready a record seventh Breeders' Cup win

Uni (GB) stormed down the stretch to win Saturday's $2 million Breeders' Cup Mile (G1), defeating rival Got Stormy by two lengths in 1:32.45...

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Flagstaff outduels Roadster for first stakes win title=
Speightstown

Flagstaff outduels Roadster for first stakes win

Speightstown's hard-luck son Flagstaff got the best of Grade 1 winner Roadster in Saturday's $100,000 Damascus S. at Santa Anita Park...

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Laura's Light debuts a winner for Constitution title=
Constitution

Laura's Light debuts a winner for Constitution

Constitution tallied the latest winner from his first crop on Nov. 2 when the filly Laura's Light drew off to a 2 1/2-length debut victory...

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Carpe Diem filly shines in second career win title=
Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem filly shines in second career win

Carpe Diem's stakes-placed filly Bella Aurora scored a three-length allowance win Saturday at Laurel Park, the second win for the 2-year-old filly...

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Final Final a very game winner for Daredevil title=

Final Final a very game winner for Daredevil

Final Final lost the lead then regained it in the last strides of her maiden special weight win on the grass at Golden Gate Fields on Nov. 1...

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