General News

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Gemologist's 3-year-old colt Aquamarine made his first start for Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas April 22 at Keeneland and came away a half-length winner...

Saturday, April 22, 2017
Kenda stormed home over the Santa Anita Park turf course stretch to break her maiden by 1 1/2-lengths on April 21....

Saturday, April 15, 2017
Coincidentally, a WinStar Farm and Blazing Meadows Farm homebred by Super Saver, powered his way to a six-length victory in Saturday's $75,000 Howard B. Noonan S...

Sunday, April 09, 2017
Artie Schiller's veteran turf stakes winner Macagone took the second straight running of Aqueduct's $100,000 Danger's Hour S. on Sunday...

Sunday, April 09, 2017
Who's Hot powered to a front-running victory in a seven-furlong Santa Anita maiden special weight contest on Saturday afternoon to become the second impressive maiden winner for leading Second-Crop Sire Gemologist...

Sunday, April 09, 2017
Mineralogy, a 3-year-old by top-10 Second-Crop sire Gemologist, rolled to a 4 1/4-length maiden special weight win on April 8 at Aqueduct...

Thursday, March 30, 2017
A $360,000 colt by Congrat's during Wednesday's Barretts March Select 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale would finish as the third-highest price paid for a colt at the one-day auction...

Monday, March 20, 2017
WinStar stallion Exaggerator is featured in the latest installment of Paulick Report’s “In the...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
The second day of the March 14-15 OBS Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training brought more solid results for leading second-crop sire Gemologist...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Narvick International was the top bidder for a colt from the first crop of Overanalyze during the final day of the March 14-15 OBS Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training...

Wednesday, March 15, 2017
A colt by Paynter out of Grade 1 winner Awesome Humor sold for $200,000 during the final day of the March 14-15 OBS Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training...

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Artie Schiller sole offering during Tuesday's session of the March 14-15 OBS March Selected Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale brought a winning bid of $170,000

Saturday, March 11, 2017
Sonic Boom became More Than Ready's latest stakes winner in Saturday's $75,000 Columbia S. at Tampa Bay Downs...

Sunday, March 05, 2017
Dorsett took his second consecutive running of the $107,000 Sandy Lane Gold Cup (BAR-G1)...

Saturday, March 04, 2017
Bodemeister's rising star Always Dreaming took his second straight race Saturday at Gulfstream Park with a front-running victory in a 1 1/8-mile allowance test for 3-year-olds...

Thursday, March 02, 2017
Wednesday's Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream Sale of 2-year-olds featured a flashy Super Saver colt from consignor Eddie Woods which ultimately sold for $325,000...

Friday, February 24, 2017
Impeccably-bred Redesdale, a 4-year-old son of Speightstown, chalked up his third win in as many starts with a stylish four-length allowance score Feb. 24 at Fair Grounds...

Thursday, February 23, 2017
Gemologist tallied his first graded stakes winner of 2017 on Feb. 19 when the 3-year-old colt Golden Diamond captured the George Washington S. (G3)...

Monday, February 20, 2017
Gemologist, a top-three Second-Crop sire of 2017, got his eighth winner of the year on Monday at Oaklawn Park when Appalachian Gem tallied a three-length maiden special weight score...

Sunday, February 19, 2017
Graceful Heart had seemingly nowhere to run at the top of the Tampa Bay Downs turf course stretch, but the 3-year-old daughter of Bodemeister found her way...

Saturday, February 18, 2017
Gemologist got his third and most impressive maiden winner of the week on Saturday at Fair Grounds...

Friday, February 17, 2017
Dharmaster made his two-turn debut Feb. 17 at Laurel Park, with the 3-year-old son of Bodemeister coming away with a one-length victory...

Friday, February 17, 2017
Santa Rosa Partners is the breeder of up-and-coming 3-year-old colt Always Dreaming, who vaulted...

Thursday, February 16, 2017
Tour de Force turned in his second straight commanding victory on Feb. 16 when the Tiznow colt tallied a 3 1/4-length victory in a one mile and 70 yard allowance...

Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Gemologist's latest winner Diamond Gem repelled a stiff challenge by Switzerland to win a Feb. 15 Gulfstream Park maiden special weight affair by a hard-fought length...

Saturday, February 11, 2017
Johnny Hop got a stiff challenge from Honor the Fleet in Laurel Park stretch, with the 3-year-old son of Bodemeister holding off his foe to win his maiden special weight debut...

Monday, February 06, 2017
Super Saver's graded stakes-winning mare Super Majesty stole the spotlight during Monday's session of the Feb.6-7 Fasig-Tipton Winter Mixed Sale...

Monday, February 06, 2017
WinStar stallion Tourist is featured in the latest instalment of Paulick Report’s “In the Stud”...

Monday, January 30, 2017
Hip Hop N Jazz used her natural speed to zip to a 1 1/2-length victory in the Houston Distaff S...

Saturday, January 21, 2017
Star Super, who was multiple stakes-placed last year as a 2-year-old, came away with her first added-money win on Saturday with a gutsy neck victory in the $75,000 Marshua S...

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Tour de Force was just that on the Fair Grounds turf in his maiden special weight win on Jan. 15, winning comfortably by 2 3/4-lengths...

Friday, January 13, 2017
Following a solid series of workouts over the past two months, Gemologist's Aquamarine came away a two-length maiden special weight debut winner Friday at Santa Anita Park...

Thursday, January 12, 2017
A yearling More Than Ready colt and full brother to Grade 1 winner Sebring (AUS) topped the Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling sale with a winning bid of A$1.3 million...

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Bodemeister had one of the top-selling yearlings during Tuesday's session of the Jan. 9-13 Keeneland Horses of All Ages sale when a colt brought a winning bid of $195,000...

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
WinStar Farm’s Daredevil, More Than Ready’s winner of the Champagne S. (G1) at two, sired his first reported foal on Tuesday when a filly was born at Sugar Maple Farm in Poughquag, NY...

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
WinStar Farm’s Constitution, the multiple Grade 1-winning son of Tapit, sired his first reported foal Monday night when a filly was born at Crestwood Farm in Lexington, KY...

Monday, January 09, 2017
WinStar Farm’s Commissioner, A.P. Indy’s last Classic-placed son to retire to stud, sired his first reported foal on Jan. 5th when a bay filly was born at Taylor Made Farm in Nicholasville, KY...

Sunday, January 08, 2017
Congrats' multiple Graded stakes-winning filly Haveyougoneaway was named as a finalist for the 2016 Eclipse Award as Champion Female Sprinter...

Saturday, January 07, 2017
Sonic Mule was a stubborn winner of Saturday's $100,000 Mucho Macho Man S. at Gulfstream Park, winning a stretch-long duel by a head over State of Honor...

Wednesday, January 04, 2017
WinStar Farm has announced the promotion of Sean Tugel as its new Director of Bloodstock Services, and the hiring of Liam O’Rourke to the Stallion Season Sales team...

Sunday, January 01, 2017
Pioneerof the Nile got his 75th winner of 2016 on New Year's Eve at Gulfstream Park when Pagliacci split horses in deep stretch to win his maiden special weight debut...

Sunday, December 18, 2016
Dac, a 5-year-old son of Distorted Humor, captured his second straight running of Turfway Park's $50,000 Prairie Bayou S. on Dec. 17...

Saturday, December 17, 2016
Honorable Duty's game run through the Fair Grounds' stretch earned the 4-year-old son of Distorted Humor his first stakes win in Saturday's $75,000 Tenacious S...

Saturday, December 17, 2016
Pioneerof the Nile's turf specialist Cash Control won her second straight stakes on Saturday with a hard-fought head victory in the $75,000 Blushing KD Stakes...

Saturday, December 17, 2016
Neck of the Moon, a 6-year-old daughter of More Than Ready, saved her best for what may have been her final career start with a game neck victory in the $100,000 South Beach S...

Saturday, December 17, 2016
Faja left a field of 2-year-olds in his wake with a powerful stretch run to come home an 8 3/4-length maiden special winner Saturday at Gulfstream Park...

Thursday, December 15, 2016
More Than Ready's stakes-placed son Storm Belt moved into the ranks of stakes winners with a comfortable 6 1/4-length victory in the $75,000 Entisar S. at Meydan...

Monday, December 12, 2016
Miss Mo Kelly, a 4-year-old Congrats filly, turned in a dynamic stretch run Dec. 11 at Remington Park...

Saturday, December 10, 2016
Sonic Mule sped out of the gate and never looked back in his victory in the $75,000 Buffalo Man S. Saturday at Gulfstream Park...

Saturday, December 10, 2016
Hail to the Nile prevailed by three-quarters of a length over Fort Pulaski after a race-long duel in Saturday's $100,000 Louisiana Champions Day Turf S. at Fair Grounds...

Tuesday, December 06, 2016
WinStar stallion Paynter was featured recently in Paulick Report’s “In the Stud,” a series put...

Monday, December 05, 2016
John and Tanya Gunther, WinStar’s Star Breeder of the Month, bred Tamarkuz, winner of the...

Sunday, December 04, 2016
Top-five First-Crop sire Bodemeister chalked up his second maiden special weight winner in two days on Sunday when the regally-bred Mr. Meister scored by 1 1/2-lengths...

Sunday, December 04, 2016
American Anthem surged in the final furlong of his maiden special weight debut Saturday at Del Mar to win the six-furlong contest by a neck after making up four lengths from mid-stretch to the wire...

Sunday, November 27, 2016
Rickey's Girl unleashed a strong kick in the final furlong of a one-mile maiden special weight turf affair Saturday at Fair Grounds...

Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Florida Derby (G1) winner & millionaire Take Charge Indy has been purchased by Korea Racing Authority (KRA) and will stand stud in South Korea in 2017...

Saturday, November 19, 2016
Artie Schiller's Macagone fittingly won the Aqueduct stakes named after his sire on Saturday with a determined stretch run, defeating Blacktype (FR) by three-quarters of a length...

Thursday, November 17, 2016
Alum graduated at first asking Thursday afternoon with a dominating 5 1/2-length maiden special weight score at Gulfstream Park...

Wednesday, November 16, 2016
A bay colt from the first crop of multiple graded stakes winner Revolutionary hammered for $105,000 on Tuesday at the Nov. 8-20 Keeneland November Sale...

Monday, November 14, 2016
The Nov. 8-20 Keeneland November Sale is into its second week, but the strong results for weanlings from the first crop of Fed Biz continued...

Saturday, November 12, 2016
O Dionysus' victory in Saturday's $75,000 Christopher Elser Memorial S. at Parx moved Bodemeister into the top five on the 2016 First-Crop Sire list...

Thursday, November 10, 2016
China Horse Club and WinStar Farm's Equator made his first two-turn start a winning one on Nov. 10 when the 2-year-old Bodemeister colt tallied a three-length maiden special weight score...

Wednesday, November 09, 2016
Hip 346, a weanling filly from the first crop of Fed Biz, brought a final bid of $160,000 from buyer Clear Ridge on Day 2 of the Keeneland November sale Wednesday...

Tuesday, November 08, 2016
Gemologist is enjoying a sensational year with his first crop of 2-year-olds on the track, and on Day 1 at Keeneland November his popularity showed with a weanling colt selling for $260,000 to Cavalier Bloodstock...

Monday, November 07, 2016
First-year sire Gemologist racked up his 12th winner of 2016 on Nov. 7 when first-time starter Tighten Up broke his maiden by 1 1/4-lengths at Parx...

Wednesday, November 02, 2016
Steven and Brandi Nicholson, WinStar's Breeder of the Month, bred Classic Empire, winner of the...

Tuesday, November 01, 2016
WinStar Farm announced the launch of the WinStar Incentive Network – or WIN for short, a new...

Saturday, October 29, 2016
Frostmourne was much the best in the $100,000 Awad S. over the Belmont Park lawn on Saturday...

Friday, October 28, 2016
Grade 1-winning millionaire Sidney’s Candy will remain at Ricardo Benedicto's Haras La Pasion in Argentina to take up permanent residence and stand stud during the Southern Hemisphere breeding season...

Thursday, October 27, 2016
Tiznow's Grade 1-winning millionaire Tourist has been pre-entered in the Nov. 5 Breeders' Cup Mile (G1) at Santa Anita Park...

Thursday, October 27, 2016
Congrats', North America's leading sire of winners in 2016, will have a starter in the Breeders' Cup for the third consecutive year when Haveyougoneaway contests the Nov. 5 Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Sprint (G1)...

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Super Saver's 2015 Champion Sprinter and Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1) winner Runhappy returns in this year's Breeders' Cup on Nov. 4-5 at Santa Anita Park...

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
More Than Ready, already the sire of three Breeders' Cup winners, could double that total in this year's Breeders' Cup on Nov. 4-5 at Santa Anita Park...

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Leading First-Crop sire Gemologist will be represented by a pair of juveniles in this year's Breeders' Cup on Nov. 4-5 at Santa Anita Park...

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Two of Distorted Humor's 18 Grade 1 winners were pre-entered for this year's Breeders' Cup on Nov. 4-5 at Santa Anita Park...

Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Drosselmeyer, one of only eight horses to win an American Classic and the Breeders’ Cup Classic, has been purchased by Stud TNT and will remain in Brazil to stand stud...

Tuesday, October 25, 2016
A $210,000 colt by Bodemeister was one of the top sellers halfway through the Tuesday session of the Oct. 24-26 Fasig-Tipton Yearling sale in central Kentucky...

Sunday, October 23, 2016
Tiz a Slam's second foray into stakes company resulted in a handy 1 3/4-length win in the $250,000 Cup and Saucer S. Saturday afternoon at Woodbine...

Saturday, October 22, 2016
Heavy rains at Belmont Park didn't stop Pat On the Back from scoring his second stakes win in his young career in the $250,000 Sleepy Hollow S...

Saturday, October 22, 2016
WinStar Farm announced 2017 stud fees for its 22-stallion roster on Saturday, again headed by Pioneerof the Nile who will stand for a fee of $110,000 S&N this upcoming breeding season...

Friday, October 21, 2016
Gemologist, currently the #2 sire on the 2016 Freshman Sire list, added a pair of winners to his first crop of runners on Oct. 21...

Sunday, October 16, 2016
Coronado Again took the lead early and kept finding more as he splashed his way to a 3 1/4-length win over the very sloppy going at Gulfstream Park...

Friday, October 14, 2016
Obvious One has been a conspicuous winner of both his starts, the latest tally for the 2-year-old son of Bodemeister coming by 5 3/4-lengths in a six-furlong allowance race...

Monday, October 10, 2016
Yukon Belle, who won her debut in a stakes in late August, rang up her second black type win on Oct. 10 with a 2 1/2-length score in the $75,000 Fantasy S...

Monday, October 10, 2016
Graded stakes performer Miss Southern Miss was much the best in the $100,000 Surfer Girl S. Oct. 10 at Santa Anita Park on a special Columbus Day card...

Thursday, October 06, 2016
Creator has been sold by WinStar Farm and Bobby Flay to the Japan Bloodhorse Breeders’ Association (JBBA), which intends to retire him from racing to stand stud at Shizunai Stallion Station for 2017...

Saturday, October 01, 2016
Silent Decree, making his first start around two turns, battled his way to a half-length win in a 1 1/16-mile Churchill Downs maiden special weight affair for 2-year-olds...

Wednesday, September 28, 2016
WinStar homebred Colonel John has been purchased by the Korea Thoroughbred Breeders Association (KTBA) and will stand stud in Jeju-do, Korea in 2017...

Monday, September 19, 2016
Paynter's yearlings continued to be a hot commodity as the Keeneland September Yearling sale entered into its second week Monday...

Monday, September 19, 2016
Obvious One was a conspicuous winner in his debut Monday at Thistledown, cruising by 6 1/2-lengths in the career bow...

Sunday, September 18, 2016
Bodemeister had his top colt of the Keeneland September Yearling sale on Saturday when hip No. 1100 brought a winning bid of $225,000 from Bluewater Sales, agent...

Wednesday, September 14, 2016
More Than Ready had a new personal sales high during the third day of the Keeneland September sale with a $500,000 filly purchased by Cheyenne Stables...

Monday, September 12, 2016
Super Saver, the nation's leading cumulative Third-Crop Sire, was represented by a $200,000 filly during the first session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale...

Saturday, September 10, 2016
Gemologist's I'm a Rock powered to a 4 1/2-length maiden special weight win Saturday evening at Retama Park...

Saturday, September 10, 2016
Tammy the Torpedo notched her second graded stakes win of the year on Saturday when the 4-year-old More Than Ready filly rallied for a half-length win in the $100,000 Violet S. (G3)...

Saturday, September 10, 2016
Pat On the Back, a sharp Saratoga maiden special weight winner two weeks ago, backed up that performance on Saturday when the 2-year-old Congrats colt rallied to win the $120,950 Aspirant S...

Friday, September 09, 2016
Conjuring sped to a 2 3/4-length maiden special weight victory on Thursday at Belterra Park in southern Ohio to become the sixth winner for first-crop sire Gemologist...

Sunday, September 04, 2016
Bowies Hero entered Saturday's Del Mar Juvenile Turf following a maiden win six weeks ago and came up with a huge effort to give the 2-year-old Artie Schiller colt a one-length win...

Saturday, September 03, 2016
Tiznow's classy distaffer Pink Poppy tallied her third lifetime stakes victory on Saturday at Gulfstream Park with a three-quarter length win in the $75,000 Wasted Tears S...

Friday, September 02, 2016
C B Bodemester easily handled his foes in a one-mile maiden special weight contest Friday at Timonium, winning by 2 1/2-lengths...

Southern Ring won't be denied in Whimsical S. (G3) title=
Speightstown

Southern Ring won't be denied in Whimsical S. (G3)

Speightstown's 5-year-old daughter Southern Ring broke sharply and fended off a late challenge to win Sunday's $150,000 Whimsical S. at Woodbine...

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Aquamarine a worthy Keeneland allowance winner title=
Gemologist

Aquamarine a worthy Keeneland allowance winner

Gemologist's 3-year-old colt Aquamarine made his first start for Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas April 22 at Keeneland and came away a half-length winner...

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Bodemeister filly blazes the way over Santa Anita turf title=
Bodemeister

Bodemeister filly blazes the way over Santa Anita turf

Kenda stormed home over the Santa Anita Park turf course stretch to break her maiden by 1 1/2-lengths on April 21....

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WinStar & Don Alberto purchase Kentucky Derby contender Battle of Midway title=

WinStar & Don Alberto purchase Kentucky Derby contender Battle of Midway

WinStar Farm & Don Alberto Stable have partnered to purchase Santa Anita Derby (G1) runner-up Battle of Midway from Rick Porter’s Fox Hill Farm, and the 3-year-old son of Smart Strike will continue to be trained by Jerry Hollendorfer as the colt prepares for a start in the May 6th Kentucky Derby (G1)...

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Overanalyze sires first winner in $100,000 MdSpWt at Aqueduct title=

Overanalyze sires first winner in $100,000 MdSpWt at Aqueduct

WinStar Farm’s Overanalyze, the Grade 1-winning millionaire by Dixie Union, sired his first winner on Thursday when 2-year-old colt Analyze the Odds drew off to an impressive 4 ½-length debut victory in a $100,000 Maiden Special Weight race at Aqueduct...

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Classic Empire prevails in Arkansas Derby (G1) thriller title=
Pioneerof the Nile

Classic Empire prevails in Arkansas Derby (G1) thriller

With his victory in Saturday's $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1), Classic Empire made an emphatic statement that the son of Pioneerof the Nile will be a formidable foe in the May 6 Kentucky Derby (G1)...

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Super Saver's Inside Straight takes down big money in Oaklawn Hdcp. (G2) title=
Super Saver

Super Saver's Inside Straight takes down big money in Oaklawn Hdcp. (G2)

Inside Straight's stirring stretch run took him past Midnight Storm and into the winner's circle in the $750,000 Oaklawn Handicap (G2) on Saturday afternoon at Oaklawn Park...

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Super Saver 3YO dominates Howard B. Noonan S. for first black type win title=
Super Saver

Super Saver 3YO dominates Howard B. Noonan S. for first black type win

Coincidentally, a WinStar Farm and Blazing Meadows Farm homebred by Super Saver, powered his way to a six-length victory in Saturday's $75,000 Howard B. Noonan S...

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American Patriot soars to victory in Grade 1 Maker's 46 Mile title=

American Patriot soars to victory in Grade 1 Maker's 46 Mile

WinStar Farm's homebred 4-year-old colt American Patriot turned in his best race to date in Friday's $300,000 Maker's 46 Mile (G1) at Keeneland...

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Star Breeder of the Month: Todd and Chad Frederick and Phoenix Farm

Star Breeder of the Month: Todd and Chad Frederick and Phoenix Farm

Todd and chad Frederick and Phoenix Farm are WinStar's Star Breeder of the month. They were...

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