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Sunday, September 15, 2019
Tiznow's brilliant 2-year-old colt toyed with his competition in Saturday's $200,000 Iroquois S. (G2) 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...

Sunday, October 28, 2018
Pioneerof the Nile's Del Mar Debutante (G1) runner-up Mother Mother led nearly every step of the way in Sunday’s $103,116 Rags to Riches S. to win by 1-3/4 lengths...

Sunday, October 21, 2018
Congrat's multiple stakes winner Pat On the Back held off a late rush from Can You Diggit to capture the featured $300,000 Empire Classic H. Oct. 20 at Belmont Park...

Saturday, October 13, 2018
More Than Ready's millionaire filly Rushing Fall added a second Grade 1 winner to her impeccable resume on Saturday...

Saturday, October 13, 2018
Mot Juste won her stakes debut in fashion with a half-length score in the Oct. 12 Oh So Sharp S. (G3) at Newmarket Racecourse in Great Britain...

Thursday, October 11, 2018
WinStar Farm announced 2019 stud fees for its 22-stallion roster today, again headed by Pioneerof the Nile who will stand for a fee of $110,000 S&N this upcoming breeding season. WinStar also welcomes two new stallions to its roster in Always Dreaming, winner of the 2017 Kentucky Derby (G1) and Florida Derby (G1), and Jim Dandy Stakes (G2) winner Good Samaritan.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
WinStar Farm announced today the promotion of Liam O’Rourke as its new Director of Stallion Sales, and the hiring of Chris Knehr to the Stallion Season Sales team.

Sunday, October 07, 2018
Tiz Breathtaking's thrilling stretch run tallied the 2-year-old daughter her first stakes win in Saturday's $125,000 Mazarine S. (G3) at Woodbine...

Saturday, October 06, 2018
Knicks Go earned a ticket to next month's Breeders' Cup with a dominant victory in Saturday's $500,000 Breeders' Futurity S. (G1) at Keeneland...

Saturday, October 06, 2018
More Than Ready's 2017 Eclipse Award-winning Sprinter Roy H scored his second consecutive victory in the $300,000 Santa Anita Sprint Championship (G1) on Saturday...

Friday, October 05, 2018
Restless Rider solidified herself as a favorite for next month's Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) with a superlative performance in Friday's $400,000 Alcibiades S. (G1) at Keeneland...

Saturday, September 22, 2018
More Than Ready's red-hot filly Uni (GB) won her third consecutive stakes race in Saturday's $200,000 Noble Damsel S. (G3) at Belmont Park to remain undefeated in 2018...

Saturday, September 22, 2018
Speightstown's up-and-coming sprinter Switzerland won for the fifth time in six 2018 starts with a front-running score in the Frank De Francis Dash (G3)...

Saturday, September 15, 2018
Speightstown got his second graded stakes winner of the month on Saturday when Yorkton cruised to a 5 1/4-length win in the $143,000 Bold Venture S. (G3)...

Friday, September 14, 2018
The long-anticipated deal between the owners of Justify and Coolmore America regarding the Triple Crown winner’s stallion career is being finalized, WinStar Farm announced today.

Thursday, September 13, 2018
Pioneerof the Nile had his second million-dollar horse at 2018 Keeneland September Yearling sale on Thursday when hip No. 977 sold for $1.05 million...

Thursday, September 13, 2018
Book One of the 2018 Keeneland September Yearling sale has been very good for Speightstown, none better than on Thursday...

Thursday, September 13, 2018
Book 1 of the 2018 Keeneland September Yearling sale closed on Thursday with another very solid day for First-Crop sire Carpe Diem, topped by a $425,000 colt...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
More Than Ready's 2018 Keeneland September Yearling sales results hit a high-water mark on Wednesday with four lots topping the $300,000 mark...

Wednesday, September 12, 2018
Speightstown had his best result to date Wednesday at the 2018 Keeneland September Yearling sale when SF Bloodstock and Starlight West reached to $700,000...

Speightstown's Old Chestnut goes gate-to-wire in Ontario Racing S. at Woodbine title=
Speightstown

Speightstown's Old Chestnut goes gate-to-wire in Ontario Racing S. at Woodbine

Old Chestnut drew off in the Woodbine stretch to win the $100,000 Ontario Racing S. by nearly four lengths in front-running style on Sunday afternoon...

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Tourist colt hammers for $150,000 Sunday at Keeneland title=

Tourist colt hammers for $150,000 Sunday at Keeneland

Tourist's first yearling to sell at the Keeneland September Yearling sale brought a top bid of $150,000 on Sunday afternoon...

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Carpe Diem colt debuts a winner in Belmont Park maiden special weight title=
Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem colt debuts a winner in Belmont Park maiden special weight

Harris Bay turned in a very sharp debut effort Sunday afternoon at Belmont Park, zipping through six furlongs in 1:09.21...

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Dennis' Moment shines once again in $200,000 Iroquois S. (G2) title=
Tiznow

Dennis' Moment shines once again in $200,000 Iroquois S. (G2)

Tiznow's brilliant 2-year-old colt toyed with his competition in Saturday's $200,000 Iroquois S. (G2) at Churchill Downs, winning the 1 1/16-mile contest by 1 3/4-lengths...

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Paynter's Lazy Daisy comes cross country to win Pocahontas S. (G2) title=
Paynter

Paynter's Lazy Daisy comes cross country to win Pocahontas S. (G2)

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...

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Yorkton defends title in $125,000 Bold Venture S. (G3) title=
Speightstown

Yorkton defends title in $125,000 Bold Venture S. (G3)

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...

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Exaggerator has best results of sale Saturday at Keeneland title=
Exaggerator

Exaggerator has best results of sale Saturday at Keeneland

First-Crop yearling sire Exaggerator had his best result to date at Keeneland September Yearling sale during the first Saturday session of the Sept. 9-22 auction when hip No. 1117 sold for $400,000...

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More big returns for Exaggerator Friday at Keeneland title=
Exaggerator

More big returns for Exaggerator Friday at Keeneland

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...

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$400,000 colt sets tone for Constitution Friday at Keeneland title=
Constitution

$400,000 colt sets tone for Constitution Friday at Keeneland

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...

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Speightstown kicks off Keeneland Book 2 with $700,000 colt title=
Speightstown

Speightstown kicks off Keeneland Book 2 with $700,000 colt

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...

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