Featured Winstar News

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Constitution, a leading Triple Crown hopeful off his win in last month’s $1 million Florida Derby (G1), will be forced to miss the May 3rd Kentucky Derby (G1) due to the discovery of a hairline fracture in his front right cannon bone...

Sunday, April 13, 2014
More Than Ready's top 3-year-old filly Ready to Act got her first graded stakes victory Sunday in the $200,000 Beaumont (G2) at Keeneland...

Saturday, April 05, 2014
Room Service came from last after a half-mile to finish on even terms with Rosalind in Saturday's $500,000 Ashland S. (G1) at Keeneland...

Wednesday, April 02, 2014
Adison Tompkins, a 4-year-old girl from the Vinceremos Therapeutic Riding Center, visited the horse Vinceremos, trainer Todd Pletcher, and jockey Javier Castellano at Pletcher’s Palm Meadows barn Sunday in Boynton Beach...

Monday, March 24, 2014
Five juveniles from the first crop of Super Saver brought an average of $400,000 at the March 24 Fasig-Tipton Florida sale of 2-year-olds, led by a $750,000 colt...

Monday, March 24, 2014
The lone 2-year-old sired by Distorted Humor at the March 24 Fasig-Tipton Florida sale brought an even $1 million, one of only two juveniles to break the seven-figure mark...

Sunday, March 23, 2014
Brewing, a 3-year-old Zayat Stables homebred from the first crop of Maimonides, notched his second runaway win in a row on March 22 in the $100,000 Gazebo S. at Oaklawn...

Saturday, March 22, 2014
We Miss Artie, Artie Schiller’s winner of the Breeders’ Futurity S. (G1) at Keeneland last year at two, stamped his ticket into this year’s Kentucky Derby with a win in the $550,000 Spiral S. (G3) March 22 at Turfway...

Saturday, March 22, 2014
Heart Stealer, a 4-year-old daughter of leading sire Speightstown, earned her second Graded stakes victory of the Gulfstream meet in the $200,000 Inside Information S. (G2) March 22...

Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Led by a $675,000 filly, a quintet of 2-year-olds from the first crop of Super Saver brought at least $200,000 at the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co. selected sale of 2-year-olds in training March 11...

Friday, March 07, 2014
WinStar Farm and Twin Creeks Racing, owners of Triple Crown hopeful Vinceremos, will donate a portion of the colt’s earnings...

Thursday, February 27, 2014
Foals from the first crop of Grade 1 winner Bodemeister have started to arrive, and early reports have been excellent across the board from breeders...

Saturday, February 22, 2014
Constitution, owned by WinStar Farm and Twin Creeks Racing Stables, cruised home to an impressive allowance win...

Saturday, February 08, 2014
Blingo's dramatic stretch run in the $300,500 San Antonio S. (G2) Feb. 8 at Santa Anita gave the son of Artie Schiller his biggest career win to date...

Saturday, February 01, 2014
WinStar Farm LLC and Twin Creeks Racing Stables LLC's Vinceremos gallantly prevailed in a four-way photo to take the $250,000 Sam F. Davis S. (G3) at Tampa Bay Downs...

Saturday, January 25, 2014
Pioneerof the Nile's leading earner from his first crop stamped himself as a leading Kentucky Derby (G1) candidate with a statement race in the $400,000 Holy Bull S. (G2)...

Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Colonel John’s Here’s Johnny won a three-way stretch battle to collar the top prize in Tuesday's $100,000 OBS Championship S...

Monday, January 13, 2014
When Interpret crossed the finish line in track record time in the $136,000 Jebel Ali S. Jan. 10...

Saturday, January 11, 2014
The highly-touted WinStar Farm LLC and Twin Creeks Racing Stables 3-year-old colt Constitution lived up to his promise in his debut Saturday at Gulfstream Park...

Saturday, January 11, 2014
Multiple graded stakes winner Revolutionary made a triumphant return to the races for WinStar Farm Saturday at Gulfstream Park...

Wednesday, January 08, 2014
Speightstown's top-class mare Dance to Bristol was named a finalist in the Female Sprinter category for the 43rd annual Eclipse Awards...

Wednesday, January 08, 2014
Tiz Miz Sue is one of the three finalists in the Older Female category for the 43rd annual Eclipse Awards...

Saturday, January 04, 2014
Tiznow's newly-turned 3-year-old filly Fierce Boots rolled to a two-length victory in Saturday's...

Friday, January 03, 2014
WinStar Farm's homebred 3-year-old colt Commissioner made a big move forward Friday at Gulfstream Park with sharp first-level allowance score...

Saturday, December 07, 2013
Cool Cowboy sped away from the field at the three-eighths pole on his way to a 3 1/2-length victory in the $100,000 Inaugural S...

Friday, October 04, 2013
Artie Schiller's top-class 2-year-old filly My Conquestadory overcame a troubled trip to win the $400,000 Alcibiades S. (G1) at Keeneland by 1 ¾ lengths...

Friday, October 04, 2013
Speightstown's speedy sprinter Sum of the Parts became the first horse in over 30 years to record consecutive victories with a win Friday in Keeneland's $200,000 Stoll Keenon Ogden Phoenix S. (G3)...

Sunday, September 29, 2013
WinStar Farm's General Election, a 3-year-old son of Harlan's Holiday, got up in the final strides to win the $110,400 Jefferson Cup (G3)...

Sunday, September 15, 2013
A stellar victory in the $212,800 Summer S. Saturday at Woodbine has earned the 2-year-old daughter of Artie Schiller My Conquestadory a free trip to the Breeders' Cup this November...

Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Tiznow hit a new high-water mark during Day 3 of the 2013 Keeneland September Yearling sale...

Saturday, September 07, 2013
Top trainer Wayne Catallano showed immense confidence in Solitary Ranger by entering the talented 2-year-old son of U S Ranger as a maiden in the $150,000 Arlington-Washington Futurity...

Sunday, September 01, 2013
With a sustained moved in the final three furlongs, Street Hero's 3-year-old colt Gabriel Charles rolled to a length and quarter win in Sunday's $250,000 Del Mar Derby (G2)...

Friday, August 23, 2013
Speightstown's super filly Dance to Bristol earned her seventh straight victory on Friday and first in a Grade 1, winning the $500,000 Ballerina S. by a head at Saratoga...

Sunday, August 11, 2013
Spring at Last's 3-year-old filly Seaneen Girl captured the $100,000 Monmouth Oaks (G3) on Saturday by an impressive six lengths...

Friday, August 09, 2013
Harlan’s Holiday’s 3-year-old colt Notacatbutallama continued his impressive summer run of stakes victories, this time in Friday’s Hall of Fame S. (G2) at Saratoga...

Thursday, August 08, 2013
Colonel John's 2-year-old filly Concave moved to the head of her class with a half-length victory in the $150,500 Sorrento S. (G2) to become the initial stakes winner for the first-crop WinStar stallion...

Wednesday, August 07, 2013
Distorted Humor was the leading sire by average at the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Selected Sale, held...

Wednesday, August 07, 2013
Young progeny by Pioneerof the Nile continue to impress horsemen worldwide, as his lone Saratoga...

Monday, August 05, 2013
A Distorted Humor filly from the family of the outstanding broodmare Better Than Honour sold for $1 million during the Aug. 5 session of the Fasig-Tipton Selected Yearling sale in Saratoga Springs...

Monday, July 29, 2013
Grade 1 winner and millionaire Take Charge Indy was retired from racing today after surgery to repair his left foreleg resulting from an injury sustained in yesterday's Monmouth Cup (G2) at Monmouth Park...

Monday, July 29, 2013
A deft move between horses inside the eighth pole sent Dance to Bristol to the front in the final strides to win the $200,000 Honorable Miss H. (G2)...

Sunday, July 28, 2013
More Than Ready's star 3-year-old Verrazano rolled to a decisive victory in the $1 million Haskell Invitational (G1) at Monmouth Park on Sunday...

Saturday, July 27, 2013
Lighthouse Bay's half-length score in the $300,000 Prioress S (G1) at Saratoga gave Speightstown his eighth Grade 1 winner...

Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Super Saver became the number one freshman sire by average at the Fasig Tipton July Sale on July 15 at the central Kentucky auction house...

Monday, July 15, 2013
A Bellamy Road yearling was one of the brightest stars at the Fasig-Tipton July Sale on Monday at the central Kentucky auction house, bringing a winning bid of $420,000...

Saturday, July 13, 2013
Boisterous got a patient ride from John Velazquez to give the 6-year-old son of Distorted Humor a 2 1/4-length victory in the $600,000 Man o' War S. Saturday at Belmont Park...

Friday, July 05, 2013
Multiple Grade 1 winner Pioneerof the Nile got his first North American winner in thrilling style on July 5 when River Dancer debuted a one-length victor on the inner turf course at Belmont Park...

Monday, July 01, 2013
Speightstown’s Delegation collected his second career stakes win in Monday’s $150,000 Dominion Day S. (G3) at Woodbine, setting a track record...

Wednesday, June 19, 2013
A bay colt from the first crop of WinStar stallion Pioneerof the Nile set a sales record of $525,000 to top the final session of the OBS 2013 June Sale...

Sunday, June 16, 2013
Grade 1 winner Verrazano successfully navigated his return to the races, absolutely dominating the $150,000 Pegasus S. (G3)...

Saturday, June 15, 2013
Dance to Bristol sped to a new stakes record today, winning her first Graded stakes in the...

Saturday, June 15, 2013
Repole Stables Notacatbutallama battled his way to his first Graded stakes victory today, in the...

Sunday, June 09, 2013
Going off as the even-money favorite, Boisterous proved much the best as he pulled away from a...

Saturday, June 08, 2013
Speightstown's son Fast Bullet emulated his sire, speeding gate to wire to win the $400,000 True...

Friday, June 07, 2013
Sisterly Love showed no love to her six rivals, drawing off to an 8 1/2 length victory in the...

Monday, June 03, 2013
WinStar Farm has appointed Darren Fox as the new Stallion Seasons Director. Fox comes to WinStar after working on the stallion nominations team at Darley America for the last four years...

Sunday, June 02, 2013
Distorted Humor's Laugh Track became his sire's 105th black-type winner and 48th Graded stakes winner by winning Sunday's $156,000 Vigil S. (G3)...

Monday, May 27, 2013
Tiznow hit another milestone as a sire on Memorial Day when Tiz Miz Sue earned her first Grade 1 victory and became a millionaire in the $400,000 Ogden Phipps H. (G1)...

Friday, May 17, 2013
WinStar-bred Fiftyshadesofhay closed with a rush in the final furlong for a rousing victory in the $500,000 Black-Eyed Susan S. (G2) at Pimlico Race Course...

Wednesday, May 08, 2013
"...polished off a pretty good field in the Alysheba S. (G2), clocking a Beyer of 109...If he comes back in the Stephen Foster, the winner could be frontrunner for Horse of the Year. It was that good a race..."

Sunday, May 05, 2013
Spring in the Air, Canada's reigning Champion Two-Year-Old filly, picked up her second stakes victory with a prolonged stretch run in Saturday's $150,000 Fury S...

Friday, May 03, 2013
With an incredible move at the top of the stretch, WinStar Farm's Take Charge Indy crushed his competition by six lengths in Friday's $339,900 Alysheba S. (G2) at Churchill Downs...

Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Following up on the success of opening day of the OBS Spring 2-year-olds in training sale, Colonel John topped his auction-best result with a $300,000 filly selling on day 3...

Wednesday, April 17, 2013
WinStar President & CEO Elliott Walden sits down with WinStar GM Chris Baker and WinStar Director of Bloodstock David Hanley for a round-table discussion on first foals from Drosselmeyer & Sidney's Candy...

Saturday, April 06, 2013
More Than Ready's top 3-year-old Verrazano's victory in the $1 million Wood Memorial (G1) at Aqueduct will send the star colt to Churchill Downs as one of the favorites for $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1)...

Saturday, April 06, 2013
Distorted Humor's top sprinter Jimmy Creed got his second straight graded stakes win in Saturday’s $150,000 Potrero Grande S. (G2) at Santa Anita Park...

Saturday, March 30, 2013
Speightstown's veteran sprinter Reynaldothewizard held off the fast-closing Balmont Mast to win the $2 million Dubai Golden Shaheen (G1) by a quarter of a length on Saturday at Meydan Racecourse...

Saturday, March 30, 2013
Revolutionary came from far back in the field of 14 to take the $1 million Louisiana Derby (G2), marking the WinStar Farm colt as one of the favorites for the Kentucky Derby (G1)...

Saturday, March 16, 2013
Tiznow's venerable mare Tiz Miz Sue defeated 2012 champion mare My Miss Aurelia by 1 1/4-lengths to win her second straight $150,000 Azeri S. (G3) Saturday at Oaklawn Park...

Wednesday, March 13, 2013
A filly by Bellamy Road brought a top bid of $260,000 from trainer Bob Baffert during the second day of the March 12-13 OBS Selected Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale...

Saturday, March 09, 2013
Verrazano's stakes debut in Saturday's $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby had his competition raving after the dominating win by the 3-year-old More Than Ready colt, who is undefeated in three starts...

Saturday, March 02, 2013
Summer Applause, a 4-year-old Harlan's Holiday filly, captured the second graded stakes of her career in Saturday's Grade 2 Top Flight H. at Aqueduct...

Saturday, February 16, 2013
WinStar President & CEO Elliott Walden leads a roundtable discussion on the farm's five exciting 2013 freshmen sires: Colonel John, Pioneerof the Nile, Kodiak Kowboy, U S Ranger and Maimonides...

Saturday, February 09, 2013
Nearly 200 breeders, owners and WinStar Stablemates members gathered Saturday, Feb. 9 at the unveiling of the new state-of-the-art WinStar stallion facility located off Paynes Mill Road and Pisgah Pike in Versailles...

Saturday, February 02, 2013
WinStar Farm LLC's Revolutionary weaved his way through the field with a rousing stretch run to capture the $200,000 Withers S. (G3) on Saturday at Aqueduct...

Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Spring At Last's graded stakes winners Spring in the Air and Spring Venture were recently named 2012 Sovereign Award Finalists in the 2-year-old filly division...

Saturday, January 19, 2013
Harlan's Holiday earned his first Eclipse Award as a sire on Jan. 19 when Shanghai Bobby was named the 2-year-old male Eclipse Award champion for 2012 in Saturday evening's ceremonies at Gulfstream Park.

Friday, January 18, 2013
Australian Group 1 winner Laser Hawk (Aus) scored a smart 1 ¾-length victory in a 1,200-meter trial race on Jan. 17 at Royal Randwick Racecourse in Sydney, and is being pointed to the prestigious Group 1 Doncaster Mile...

Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Leading sires More Than Ready and Congrats head a group of five stallions that have been relocated to WinStar Farm in Versailles...

Tuesday, January 15, 2013
WinStar Farm's Take Charge Indy, winner of the year's Florida Derby (G1) and runner-up in the Clark H. (G1), will make his 2013 debut in the Feb. 9 Donn Handicap (G1) at Gulfstream Park...

Friday, January 04, 2013
WinStar Farm announced it will conduct drawings for its “Breed to Win” promotion that will reward supportive breeders with a complimentary 2013 breeding...

Wednesday, January 02, 2013
Spring At Last finished a terrific 2012 as the leading freshman sire standing in North America with $1,181,230 in progeny earnings...

Wednesday, January 02, 2013
Champion juvenile sire Harlan's Holiday established a North American record for two-year-old earnings in a single year with $2,954,556 accounted for through Dec. 31, 2012 (Breeders' Cup Juvenile Champion Shanghai Bobby pictured)...

Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Jimmy Creed got a good trip and well-timed ride by Garrett Gomez to take the $300,000 Malibu S. (G1) Dec. 26 at Santa Anita Park to become Distorted Humor's newest Grade 1 winner...

Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Pioneerof the Nile and Maimonides, two Kentucky-based stallions owned in majority by Zayat Stables, have been moved to WinStar Farm to stand the upcoming 2013 breeding season...

Monday, December 10, 2012
Take Charge Indy, winner of this year's Florida Derby (G1) and recent runner-up in the Clark H. (G1), will remain in training for 2013 and point for the Feb. 9 Donn H. (G1)...

Friday, December 07, 2012
Fast Bullet, by 2012 North American leading sire Speightstown, dazzled on Dec. 6 at Hollywood Park with a brilliant 7 1/4-length win in the Thursday feature at the Inglewood, Ca. racetrack...

Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Rule, a multiple graded stakes-winning millionaire, has been retired from racing and will stand stud at Vinery New York for 2013. The WinStar homebred's introductory stud fee will be $6,500...

Sunday, November 25, 2012
Seaneen Girl rallied from mid-pack to win Saturday’s $167,550 Golden Rod S (G2) at Churchill Downs, giving freshman sire Spring at Last his third graded stakes winner...

Thursday, November 15, 2012
The new WinStar Stallion barn is going to be a tremendous facility encasing the growing stallion roster...

Saturday, November 03, 2012
Little Mike came with a strong rally in the final quarter mile to give the WinStar Farm training graduate a half-length victory in the $3 million Breeders' Cup Turf (G1) Saturday at Santa Anita Park...

Saturday, November 03, 2012
Shanghai Bobby's gutsy victory in the $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1) capped off a perfect 2-for-2 season, simultaneously proving the son of Harlan's Holiday the best 2-year-old colt of 2012...

Friday, November 02, 2012
Mining My Own, dam of 2009 Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Mine That Bird and 2012 Kentucky Derby runner-up & 3-time Grade 1 winner Dullahan, will be bred to Bodemeister in 2013 after being recently acquired...

Sunday, October 14, 2012
Delegation, a three-year-old bay son of Speightstown, became the latest stakes winner for his sire in Sunday's $150,300 Durham Cup S. (G3) at Woodbine...

Saturday, October 06, 2012
Spring Venture stayed unbeaten while prevailing under a handride Saturday at Woodbine in the ...

Saturday, October 06, 2012
Shanghai Bobby strutted his stuff to the tune of a five-length victory in Saturday's $400,000 Champagne S. (G1) at Belmont Park...

Saturday, October 06, 2012
Eugene Melnyk's homebred Bridgetown scored a come-from-behind victory in the $150,000 Woodford S. (G3) Saturday at Keeneland...

Friday, October 05, 2012
Julien Leparoux sent Sum of the Parts to the lead out of the gate and never looked back as the 3-year-old son of Speightstown led the entire six furlongs to take the Grade 3 Phoenix S...

Friday, October 05, 2012
Spring in the Air rallied from far back to win the $400,000 Darley Alcibiades (G1) to give freshman sire Spring at Last his first Grade 1 winner...

Thursday, October 04, 2012
Leading 3-year-old Gemologist, winner of this year's Wood Memorial (G1), has been retired and will enter stud at WinStar Farm for the 2013 breeding season...