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Sunday, July 15, 2018
WinStar Farm’s First-Crop sire Revolutionary tallied his first winner in unique fashion on July 15 when the 2-year-old filly Maiden Beauty scored a three-length win in the $100,000 Lynbrook S...

Saturday, July 14, 2018
Once On Whiskey used every bit of the long Los Alamitos stretch to catch Draft Pick in the final...

Saturday, July 07, 2018
Catholic Boy and Analyze It staged one of the most thrilling stretch duels of 2018 in Saturday's $1.2 million Belmont Derby Inv. (G1)...

Saturday, July 07, 2018
Red Ruby crushed her competition in dazzling style in Saturday's $300,000 Delaware Oaks (G3), rolling to a 13-length win to give the 3-year-old by Tiznow her second consecutive graded stakes win...

Sunday, July 01, 2018
Tiz a Slam, winner of last year's Ontario Derby (G3), added a second graded stakes to his resume on July 1 when the 4-year-old by Tiznow took the Dominion Day (G3) at Woodbine...

Saturday, June 30, 2018
Funtastic proved he belongs among the turf elites with a brilliant win in the $300,000 United Nations S. (G1) over the Monmouth Park turf course...

Saturday, June 30, 2018
Sir Truebadour chalked up his first stakes win in Saturday's $100,000 Bashford Manor S. (G3) at Churchill Downs with a front-running, two-length win...

Saturday, June 30, 2018
Restless Rider put on an incredible show in Saturday's $100,000 Debutante S. at Churchill Downs, drawing off to a record 11 1/4-length victory in the six-furlong race for 2-year-old fillies...

Saturday, June 23, 2018
American Anthem and St. Joe Bay staged a thrilling stretch duel in Saturday's $250,000 San Carlos S. (G2), with American Anthem coming out on top...

Saturday, June 09, 2018
Justify certified his place in racing immortality when he won 150th Belmont S. (G1), defeating Gronkowski by nearly to length to become the 13th winner of the historic Triple Crown...

Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Justify's Triple Crown quest in Saturday's Belmont S. (G1) will begin from the inside post position in the field of 10 3-year-olds going the 1 ½-mile “Test of Champions”...

Monday, June 04, 2018
Justify completed his major prep work for the June 9 Belmont S. (G1) with a five-furlong breeze on Monday morning at Churchill Downs...

Saturday, June 02, 2018
Catholic Boy made one of the most remarkable comebacks of the year in Saturday's Pennine Ridge S. (G3) at Belmont Park...

Saturday, May 19, 2018
Justify is now on the cusp of history following his half-length victory in Saturday's $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1) at a very foggy and rainy Pimlico racetrack...

Saturday, May 19, 2018
Switzerland's impressive 3 1/2-length score in the $150,000 Maryland Sprint S. (G3) was the first graded stakes win for the 4-year-old Speightstown colt...

Friday, May 18, 2018
Red Ruby thoroughly dominated Friday's Black-Eyed Susan S. (G2) over a sloppy Pimlico racetrack, rolling by 4 3/4-lengths...

Friday, May 18, 2018
Hapyy Like a Fool powered to a 6 1/2-length win over the sloppy going at Pimlico on Friday in the $150,000 Miss Preakness S. (G3)...

Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Like he did in the Kentucky Derby (G1), Justify drew post seven in the $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1) as he attempts to capture the second leg of the Triple Crown...

Saturday, May 05, 2018
Justify put himself in the history books with his 2 ½-length win in the 144th Kentucky Derby (G1) at Churchill Downs...

Saturday, May 05, 2018
Trainer Bill Mott had Yoshida (JPN) in perfect form for his 2018 debut in the $500,000 Turf Classic (G1) on Kentucky Derby day at Churchill Downs...

Saturday, May 05, 2018
Funny Duck earned his first graded stakes win over a sloppy Churchill Downs race track in the $300,000 Pat Day Mile (G3) on Kentucky Derby day...

Tuesday, May 01, 2018
WinStar Farm, along with several partners, will have three chances as owners to win Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1).

Friday, April 27, 2018
China Horse Club, Head of Plains Partners LLC, Starlight Racing and WinStar Farm's dynamic 3-year-old colt Justify had his final pre-Kentucky Derby (G1) workout on April 27...

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Speightstown's $700,000 colt marked yet another highlight in the long career of the WinStar stallion during the second session of the April 24-27 OBS 2-year-old sale...

Sunday, April 08, 2018
More Than Ready's Rushing Fall made a successful 2018 debut in Sunday's $200,000 Appalachian S. (G2) at Keeneland, winning the one-mile turf contest for 3-year-old fillies by a length...

Saturday, April 07, 2018
Justify's victory in Saturday's $1 million Santa Anita Derby (G1) gave the 3-year-old colt his first stakes win, but more importantly also assured him of a spot in the starting gate for the May 5 Kentucky Derby (G1)...

Saturday, April 07, 2018
Speightstown's newest stakes winner National Flag closed with a rush in the stretch to capture Aqueduct's Bay Shore S. (G3) by four lengths...

Saturday, March 31, 2018
China Horse Club, Head of Plains Partners, Starlight Racing and WinStar Farm's brilliant 3-year-old colt is on his way to the Kentucky Derby (G1) following his rousing performance in the $1 million Florida Derby (G1)...

Thursday, March 29, 2018
Speightstown's lone offering at the March 28th Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream 2-year-old sale got plenty of attention in the auction ring, ultimately bringing a winning bid of $650,000...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Pioneerof the Nile's $825,000 colt at the March 28th Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream Sale marked the...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Fed Biz had the top-priced lot for any First-Crop sire at the March 28th Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream Sale of 2-year-olds when Linda Rice, agent, went to $725,000...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Champion sire Tiznow's first 2-year-old at auction in 2018 brought a winning bid of $550,000 during the March 28th Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream Sale...

Saturday, March 24, 2018
WinStar Farm and Repole Stables' 3-year-old colt Noble Indy earned a berth in the May 5th Kentucky Derby (G1) after a very game victory in Saturday's Louisiana Derby (G2) at Fair Grounds...

Saturday, March 24, 2018
Good Samaritan made a triumphant return to the races in Saturday's $400,000 New Orleans H. (G2), rallying from far off the pace to score by 2 1/4-lengths...

Sunday, March 18, 2018
Super Saver's Hedge Fund was very impressive taking the Essex H. on St. Patrick's Day at Oaklawn Park...

Wednesday, March 14, 2018
More Than Ready's hip No. 420 drew a spirited round of bidding during Wednesday's closing session of the OBS March 2-year-olds in Training sale, ultimately bringing a winning bid of $625,000...

Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Fed Biz had his second $300,000-plus juvenile during Wednesday's closing session of the OBS March 2-year-olds in Training sale...

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
The first day of the March 13-14 OBS Two-year-olds in Training Sale wrapped up with Pioneerof the Nile as the sire of the highest-priced colt of the session...

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Leading Third-Crop Sire Bodemeister had one of the top-priced lots during Tuesday's session of the March 13-14 OBS 2-year-olds in Training Sale...

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
The Tuesday session of the March 13-14 OBS Two-Year-Olds in Training sale featured the first juveniles offered for sale by two-time track record-setter Fed Biz...

Saturday, March 10, 2018
Leading international sire Distorted Humor now has a major player on the 2018 Triple Crown trail following Quip's electrifying victory in the $400,000 Tampa Bay Derby (G2)...

Saturday, February 24, 2018
Magicalmeister's win in the John Battaglia Memorial S. at Turfway Friday night topped off a terrific day for Bodemeister...

Saturday, February 10, 2018
Red Ruby, the fast-rising 3-year-old filly by Tiznow, threw her name into the 2018 Kentucky Oaks picture on Jan. 10th after her second straight daylight victory, this one coming in her stakes debut in the $125,000 Martha Washington S. at Oaklawn...

Saturday, February 03, 2018
More Than Ready's 2017 Eclipse Champion Sprinter Roy H started 2018 in style with an easy 3 1/2-length win in the $200,000 Palos Verdes S. (G2) Feb. 3 at Santa Anita Park...

Saturday, February 03, 2018
Strike Power backed up his superlative Dec. 23 maiden win with another top-notch performance in Saturday's $200,000 Swale S. (G3) at Gulfstream Park...

Saturday, February 03, 2018
Audible drew off powerfully in the final quarter-mile of Saturday's $350,000 Holy Bull S. (G3) to win the 1 1/16-mile contest by 5 1/2-lengths...

Thursday, January 25, 2018
More Than Ready's illustrious stallion career reached another milestone on Jan. 25 at the Eclipse Awards ceremony at Gulfstream Park when Roy H was named Champion Male Sprinter.

Saturday, January 20, 2018
Well Humored gave WinStar Stablemates Racing LLC a huge thrill with her record-setting performance in Saturday's $50,000 Wayward Lass S. at Tampa Bay Downs...

Thursday, January 18, 2018
Comicas, a 5-year-old son of Distroted Humor, collared Muarrab (GB) in the final furlong en route to a 1 1/4-length win in the $175,000 Dubawi S. (G3) at Meydan Racecourse...

Monday, January 15, 2018
Mourinho, a 3-year-old Super Saver colt, left little doubt who was the best 3-year-old in Monday's $150,000 Smarty Jones S. at Oaklawn Park, cruising to a 3 1/4-length front-running score...

Saturday, January 13, 2018
Stronger Than Ever, making her 3-year-old debut, bested Wonder Gadot by a neck in a thrilling edition of the $150,000 Silverbulletday S. Jan. 13 at Fair Grounds...

Saturday, December 16, 2017
Almond Roca set a stakes record in Saturday's Sandpiper S. for 2-year-old fillies at Tampa Bay Downs, finishing the six furlongs in 1:10.01 and winning by 9 1/4-lengths...

Saturday, December 02, 2017
Catholic Boy, already a graded stakes winner on the turf, added the $250,000 Remsen S. (G2) on Saturday when the 2-year-old More Than Ready colt powered to a 4 3/4-length win...

Sunday, November 26, 2017
Bootsy's Hadenough couldn't have been more impressive in her 9 3/4-length maiden special weight win Nov. 25 at Churchill Downs...

Sunday, November 12, 2017
Sunday's session of the Keeneland November sale featured a $200,000 colt from the first crop of Carpe Diem...

Friday, November 10, 2017
More Than Ready had two of the top four weanlings during Friday's session of the Keeneland November sale, including a $325,000 filly purchased by Fort Pierce Racing...

Friday, November 10, 2017
The Keeneland November sale features several top-class foals from the first crop of multiple Grade 1-winning millionaire Constitution, including a filly that brought a winning bid of $185,000 from Bluegrass Thoroughbred Services...

Thursday, November 09, 2017
Carpe Diem's $320,000 colt sold Thursday at the Keeneland November Sale marked the top price paid for a weanling by a first-crop sire during the session...

Thursday, November 09, 2017
Daredevil, the Grade 1 winner whose first crop are weanlings of 2017, had two fillies top the six-figure mark during Thursday's session of the Keeneland November Sale...

Thursday, November 09, 2017
Pioneerof the Nile's $550,000 colt was the top-selling weanling during Thursday's session of the Keeneland November Sale, which runs Nov. 7-18...

Thursday, November 09, 2017
Battle of Midway, winner of the $1,000,000 Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (G1) last Friday at Del Mar, has been retired from racing and will take up stud duty in 2018 at WinStar Farm. His fee will be $20,000 S&N...

Tuesday, November 07, 2017
The opening day of the 2017 Keeneland November Sale yielded stellar results for Pioneerof the Nile, who had colts go through the ring for $425,000 and $350,000...

Saturday, November 04, 2017
Roy H completed his meteoric ascension to the top of the male sprint division with an emphatic win in Saturday's $1.5 million Breeders' Cup Sprint...

Friday, November 03, 2017
Don Alberto Stable and WinStar Farm's stellar 3-year-old colt defeated older horses in a thrilling edition of the Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile (G1) Friday at Del Mar...

Friday, November 03, 2017
More Than Ready's undefeated 2-year-old filly Rushing Fall turned in another stellar performance in Friday's $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1)...

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
More Than Ready, who has sired three previous Breeders' Cup winners, has three excellent chances to add to that total over the Nov. 3-4 Breeders' Cup weekend...

Sunday, October 29, 2017
Tom's Ready gamely ran down Stallwalkin' Dude in deep stretch to take the $200,000 Bold Ruler S. (G3) by three parts of a length at Belmont Park on Saturday...

Thursday, October 26, 2017
Leading Second-Crop sire Bodemeister had one of the top fillies during the fourth and final session of the Oct. 23-26 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Fall Yearlings sale...

Thursday, October 19, 2017
WinStar Farm announced 2018 stud fees for its 22-stallion roster on Thursday, again headed by Pioneerof the Nile (pictured)...

Monday, October 16, 2017
Always Dreaming, winner of this year’s Kentucky Derby (G1) and Florida Derby (G1), will return to training in November and be pointed for a 4-year-old racing campaign in 2018, it was announced Monday...

Sunday, October 15, 2017
Making her first start back on American soil, Happy Like a Fool put in a dominating performance in the six furlong Matron S. (G3) Sunday at Belmont Park...

Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Rushing Fall swept past the field with an ultra-impressive turn of foot to win the $150,000 JPMorgan Chase Jessamine S. (G3) for 2-year-old fillies by 3 1/4 lengths on Wednesday afternoon at Keeneland...

Sunday, October 08, 2017
More Than Ready's Roy H became the 23rd worldwide Grade 1 winner for his sire on Saturday with a stellar performance in the $300,000 Santa Anita Sprint Championship S. (G1)...

Sunday, October 08, 2017
Insta Erma surged in the final strides to win the $70,000 Swingtime S. over by a nose over Madame Stripes, with Belvoir Bay just a neck back in a thriller on the Santa Anita turf course on Saturday...

Sunday, October 01, 2017
Distorted Humor's top handicap horse Honorable Duty led all the way in Saturday's $200,000 Lukas Classic (G3) at Churchill Downs...

Sunday, October 01, 2017
Renaisance Frolic found his way through a narrow opening at the top of the stretch to capture Saturday's $75,000 Armed Forces S. at Gulfstream Park to become freshman sire Paynter's first stakes winner...

Sunday, September 17, 2017
Fed Biz had his top-priced yearling at auction this year on Saturday at Keeneland when a colt by the WinStar stallion went for $300,000...

Sunday, September 17, 2017
Uni's victory in Saturday's $400,000 Sands Point S. (G2) made the 3-year-old filly the 80th lifetime graded stakes winner for WinStar Farm's More Than Ready...

Thursday, September 14, 2017
Pioneerof the Nile had one of his best days of his illustrious stallion career Thursday at the Keeneland September Yearling sale when three separate juveniles surpassed the $700,000 mark...

Thursday, September 14, 2017
Distorted Humor, the number one broodmare sire of 2017, had his top yearling of the first four sessions of the Keeneland September Yearling sale on Thursday...

Thursday, September 14, 2017
Fed Biz's first yearling through the ring at the Keeneland September Yearling sale sold for 15 times his stud fee...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Pioneerof the Nile had the top-selling filly during the third day of the Keeneland September Yearling sale when Ruis Racing went to $825,000 to secure hip No. 672...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Bodemeister had his top yearling of 2017 on Wednesday at the Keeneland September sale when Shadwell Estate Co. went to $700,000 for the impeccably-bred colt...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Speightstown was in the spotlight Wednesday at the Keeneland September Yearling sale when a pair of juveniles sold for more than a half-million dollars...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
More Than Ready had his best results of the auction during Wednesday's session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale when Juddmonte Farms went to $550,000...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
A beautifully-bred filly by Super Saver out of Grade 1 winner Miss Shop sold for $435,000 during the third day of the Keeneland September Yearling sale...

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
Super Saver tallied his top-priced yearling of 2017 during Tuesday's session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale when Godolphin went to $625,000 to procure hip No. 334...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Top-five Second-Crop sire Gemologist had his first yearling Keeneland September sale go through the ring during Tuesday's session of the 12-day sale...

Monday, September 11, 2017
Speightstown's $900,000 colt was one of the stars of Monday's opening session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale...

Monday, September 11, 2017
Monday's opening session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale was a huge one for Pioneerof the Nile, with four lots bringing at least $500,000...

Monday, September 11, 2017
Perennial leading sales sire Distorted Humor had yet another star during Monday's session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale...

Monday, September 11, 2017
More Than Ready, a leading sire both on track and in the sales ring, had another banner day during Monday's session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale...

Tuesday, September 05, 2017
Sporting Chance became Tiznow's 15th lifetime Grade 1 winner with a dramatic score in the $350,000 Hopeful S. (G1) on Monday's meet-closing card at Saratoga...

Monday, September 04, 2017
Yorkton, a 3-year-old Speightstown colt, racked up his third straight stakes win at Woodbine on Labor Day with a 4 1/2-length victory in the $113,200 King Corrie S...

Thursday, August 31, 2017
A rough start and long odds did not deter Catholic Boy in Wednesday's $150,000 With Anticipation (G3) at Saratoga. The unbeaten juvenile colt by More Than Ready fought gamely to win his first Graded stakes going away...

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
WinStar Farm has entered into an agreement to acquire the breeding rights to 2017 Kentucky Derby (G1) and Florida Derby (G1) winner Always Dreaming...

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
The 2017 Barretts Select Yearling sale on Aug. 29 in southern California was led by a $300,000 yearling filly by Bodemeister that was purchased by Jay Em Ess Stable...

Sunday, August 27, 2017
Enstone found an opening along the rail and surge to the front en route to victory in the $125,000 Ontario Colleen S. (G3) Sunday on the Woodbine turf course...

Saturday, August 26, 2017
Graded stakes winner Battle of Midway was much the best in Saturday's $100,000 Shared Belief S. at Del Mar, rolling to a 6 1/4-length victory...

Friday, August 25, 2017
Defiant Honor rolled past Cherry Lodge at the top of the stretch to capture Thursday’s $100,000 Riskaverse S. at Saratoga by a length over Fizzy Friday (GB)...

More Than Ready first-time starter Lyrical Lady a TDN Rising Star at Saratoga title=
More Than Ready

More Than Ready first-time starter Lyrical Lady a TDN Rising Star at Saratoga

Lyrical Lady 5 3/4-length maiden special weight victory on opening day of the Saratoga meet earned the 2-year-old More Than Ready filly a a TDN Rising Star tag in her career debut...

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Tiznow filly sweeps to victory in TaWee S. title=
Tiznow

Tiznow filly sweeps to victory in TaWee S.

Sirenusa chalked up her second stakes win in her young career on July 19 when she took the $100,000 TaWee S. at Indiana Downs by 1 1/2-lengths...

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Revolutionary's first winner Maiden Beauty captures Belmont's Lynbrook S. title=
Revolutionary

Revolutionary's first winner Maiden Beauty captures Belmont's Lynbrook S.

WinStar Farm’s First-Crop sire Revolutionary tallied his first winner in unique fashion on July 15 when the 2-year-old filly Maiden Beauty scored a three-length win in the $100,000 Lynbrook S...

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Bodemeister's Once On Whiskey prevails in Los Al Derby (G3) thriller title=
Bodemeister

Bodemeister's Once On Whiskey prevails in Los Al Derby (G3) thriller

Once On Whiskey used every bit of the long Los Alamitos stretch to catch Draft Pick in the final...

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Fed Biz filly takes debut at Arlington, second winner for sire title=
Fed Biz

Fed Biz filly takes debut at Arlington, second winner for sire

Freshman Sire Fed Biz tallied the second winner from his first crop on July 13 when the 2-year-old filly Madison's Quarters scored a valiant neck victory...

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Congrats colt passes milestone with Saginaw S. win title=
Congrats

Congrats colt passes milestone with Saginaw S. win

Pat On the Back garnered his fourth stakes win and surpassed the half-million dollar mark in career earnings on July 13 when the 4-year-old Congrats colt...

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First Carpe Diem summer yearling sells for $150,000 title=
Carpe Diem

First Carpe Diem summer yearling sells for $150,000

Multiple Grade 1 winner Carpe Diem's first yearling to sell in the ring at Tuesday's Fasig-Tipton July Sale brought a top bid of $150,000...

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$150,000 colt leads way for Constitution at Fasig-Tipton July Yearling sale title=
Constitution

$150,000 colt leads way for Constitution at Fasig-Tipton July Yearling sale

Tuesday's Fasig-Tipton July Sale featured the first yearlings of the summer auction season by WinStar's mulitple Grade 1-winning millionaire Constitution, with a $150,000 colt topping...

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Gemonteer wins $100,000 Not Surprising S. in first stakes start title=
Distorted Humor

Gemonteer wins $100,000 Not Surprising S. in first stakes start

Gemonteer, a 3-year-old Distorted Humor colt, won the $100,000 Not Surprising S. July 7 at Gulfstream Park in very impressive style...

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Catholic Boy all heart in Belmont Derby Inv. (G1) title=
More Than Ready

Catholic Boy all heart in Belmont Derby Inv. (G1)

Catholic Boy and Analyze It staged one of the most thrilling stretch duels of 2018 in Saturday's $1.2 million Belmont Derby Inv. (G1)...

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