Featured Winstar News

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...

Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Pioneerof the Nile became one of a select few sires represented in the Sept. 10-23 Keeneland Yearling sale to have a seven-figure lot when hip No. 297 was purchased for $1 million...

Monday, September 10, 2018
Pioneerof the Nile's results during Monday's first session of the Sept. 10-23 Keeneland Yearling sale was highlighted by a $950,000 colt and a daily average of $472,000...

Monday, September 10, 2018
Monday's first session of the Sept. 10-23 Keeneland Yearling sale saw big returns for Speightstown almost immediately when hip No. 3 went for a winning bid of $600,000...

Monday, September 10, 2018
Constitution's much-anticipated first crop of yearlings hit a high water mark during Monday's first session of the Sept. 10-23 Keeneland Yearling sale...

Saturday, September 08, 2018
Insta Erma used every bit of the long Kentucky Downs stretch to snatch victory in the $500,000 Ladies Turf S. (G3) on Sept. 8...

Wednesday, September 05, 2018
Always Dreaming, winner of the 2017 Kentucky Derby (G1) and Florida Derby (G1), has been retired...

Monday, September 03, 2018
You're to Blame wore down heavily favored War Story in deep stretch win the 1 1/2-mile Greenwood Cup (G3) on Labor Day at Parx, giving the 4-year-old Distorted Humor colt his first stakes victory...

Monday, September 03, 2018
Qurbaan prevailed by a nose in a three-way photo in the $250,000 Bernard Baruch S. on Labor Day at Saratoga...

Saturday, September 01, 2018
Yoshida, a Grade 1 winner on the grass, found the main track to his liking in Saturday's $750,000 Woodward S. (G1) at Saratoga...

Saturday, August 25, 2018
More Than Ready's 3-year-old colt Catholic Boy put himself in rare territory on Saturday when he won the Travers S. (G1) by four lengths in stellar fashion...

Saturday, August 18, 2018
More Than Ready's incredible stallion career hit another milestone on Saturday when Rushing Fall became a racing's newest millionaire...

Saturday, August 18, 2018
Skeptic, a 3-year-old Tiznow filly, earned her first stakes win with a gallant effort in the Monmouth Oaks (G3) on Saturday afternoon...

Sunday, August 12, 2018
A Pioneerof the Nile colt sold late in Sunday's session of the Aug. 11-12 Fasig-Tipton New York-bred Preferred Yearlings sale for $600,000...

Sunday, August 12, 2018
Yuvetsi turned back odds-on favorite Anonymity at the top of the stretch en route to a 2 1/2-length victory in the Rancho Bernardo H. (G3)...

Wednesday, August 08, 2018
More Than Ready's results during Aug. 6-7 Saratoga Select Yearlings sale were robust as usual for the world-class stallion, with six lots bringing an average of $308,333...

Tuesday, August 07, 2018
Leading sire Pioneerof the Nile had a stellar closing session of the Aug. 6-7 Saratoga Select Yearlings sale, with three lots selling for an average of $350,000...

Tuesday, August 07, 2018
The robust results continued for Carpe Diem during Tuesday's closing session of the Aug. 6-7 Saratoga Select Yearlings sale...

Tuesday, August 07, 2018
Carpe Diem's four lots through the ring at Monday's opening session of the Aug. 6-7 Saratoga Select Yearlings sale all brought six figures, topped by a $475,000 colt...

Monday, August 06, 2018
Fed Biz's first offering during Monday's opening session of the Aug. 6-7 Saratoga Select Yearlings sale attracted plenty of attention from bidders, ultimately selling for $325,000...

Monday, August 06, 2018
Pioneerof the Nile's average of $530,000 during Monday's opening session of the Aug. 6-7 Saratoga Select Yearlings sale was among the best for all sires represented at the auction...

Thursday, July 26, 2018
Millionaire Weekend Hideaway added to his stellar resume on June 26 when the 8-year-old son of Speightstown won Saratoga's $100,000 John Morrissey S. for the second time in his career...

Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Justify, undefeated winner of the 2018 Triple Crown, has been retired from racing, it was announced today.

Sunday, July 22, 2018
Like he did in the Dominion Day S. (G3) on July 1, Tiz a Slam led gate-to-wire in Sunday's Nijinsky S. (G2) at Woodbine...

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...

Fed Biz accounts for pair of Saturday maiden special weight winners title=
Fed Biz

Fed Biz accounts for pair of Saturday maiden special weight winners

First-crop sire Fed Biz chalked up two new winners on Sept. 22 when Absentee and Andyoushallreceive both broke their maidens...

[read more]

Renaisance Frolic kicks off fall campaign in style title=
Paynter

Renaisance Frolic kicks off fall campaign in style

Paynter's stakes-winning 3-year-old son Renaisance Frolic returned from his summer vacation on Saturday at Gulfstream Park, and responded with a powerful-looking score in the Bear's Den S...

[read more]

Uni (GB) makes it look easy in Noble Damsel S. (G3) title=
More Than Ready

Uni (GB) makes it look easy in Noble Damsel S. (G3)

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...

[read more]

Switzerland preps for bigger things with de Francis Dash (G3) win title=
Speightstown

Switzerland preps for bigger things with de Francis Dash (G3) win

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)...

[read more]

Pioneerof the Nile filly brings $700,000 Saturday at Keeneland title=
Pioneerof the Nile

Pioneerof the Nile filly brings $700,000 Saturday at Keeneland

Pioneerof the Nile continued to be one of the hottest sires at the 2018 Keeneland September Yearling sale during Saturday's session...

[read more]

Carpe Diem colt hammers for $460,000 Saturday at Keeneland title=
Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem colt hammers for $460,000 Saturday at Keeneland

First-Crop sire Carpe Diem's Keeneland September Yearling sale returns continued their strong returns on Saturday when hip No. 1092 brought a winning bid of $460,000...

[read more]

Yorkton dominates Bold Venture S. (G3) for first graded stakes score title=
Speightstown

Yorkton dominates Bold Venture S. (G3) for first graded stakes score

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)...

[read more]

Deal being finalized with Coolmore America to stand Triple Crown winner Justify title=

Deal being finalized with Coolmore America to stand Triple Crown winner Justify

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.

[read more]

$1.05 million filly tops Keeneland for Pioneerof the Nile title=
Pioneerof the Nile

$1.05 million filly tops Keeneland for Pioneerof the Nile

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...

[read more]

Speightstown's Keeneland results continue their surge title=
Speightstown

Speightstown's Keeneland results continue their surge

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

[read more]