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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...

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...

Paynter colt rallies to take Charles Taylor Derby title=
Paynter

Paynter colt rallies to take Charles Taylor Derby

Vangilder came flying late to score a three-quarter length victory in Saturday's $70,000 Charles Taylor Derby...

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Overanalyze filly wins stakes debut in style title=
Overanalyze

Overanalyze filly wins stakes debut in style

Valley of Mo'ara, coming off an impressive 10-length maiden score, chalked up her first stakes win on Saturday with a four-length victory in the $75,000 Miss Ohio S...

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Carpe Diem filly scores Saratoga MdSpWt win title=
Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem filly scores Saratoga MdSpWt win

Sweet Kisses became the second winner for First-Crop sire Carpe Diem with a 2 1/4-length victory on July 19 in a six-furlong maiden special weight affair at Saratoga...

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Lexitonian holds off challengers to take the Concern S. title=

Lexitonian holds off challengers to take the Concern S.

Speightstown's Grade 3 winning son Lexitonian prevailed by a neck in a three-horse photo in Sunday's $75,000 Concern S. at Laurel Park...

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Commissioner adds Polly's Brother to winners' list title=
Commissioner

Commissioner adds Polly's Brother to winners' list

Polly's Brother became Commissioner's fifth winner on Sunday at Prairie Meadows with a one-length maiden special weight tally in five-furlong contest for 2-year-olds...

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By Your Side Streaks to Sanford Score title=
Constitution

By Your Side Streaks to Sanford Score

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)

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$300,000 colt tops excellent Fasig-Tipton July sale for Outwork title=
Outwork

$300,000 colt tops excellent Fasig-Tipton July sale for Outwork

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...

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Speightster stands out Fasig-Tipton July sale title=
Speightster

Speightster stands out Fasig-Tipton July sale

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

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Romped gives Commissioner another debut winner title=
Commissioner

Romped gives Commissioner another debut winner

Romped withstood a stiff challenge by Deacon in a 5 1/2-furlong maiden special weight 2-year-old affair to defeat his foe by a neck July 3...

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Powerfulattraction Latest Winner for Commissioner title=

Powerfulattraction Latest Winner for Commissioner

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.

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