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Monday, May 23, 2022
Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Always Dreaming was an immediate hit during Monday’s opening session of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-year-old sale...

Saturday, May 14, 2022
One year after Promise Keeper won the Peter Pan S. (G3), We the People became Constitution’s second consecutive winner of the 1 1/8-mile race...

Thursday, May 12, 2022
CHC Inc. and WinStar Farm’s track record-setting Nashville, a son of perennial leading stallion Speightstown, has been retired from racing and will stand alongside his accomplished sire at WinStar...

Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Huntertown made a flashy career debut on Wednesday, May 11, cruising to a 6 ¾-length maiden special weight victory at Horseshoe Indianapolis...

Monday, May 09, 2022
Miss Leslie chalked up her fifth career stakes win on Sunday at Monmouth Park, rolling to a four-length win in the $100,000 Serena’s Song S...

Friday, May 06, 2022
Olympiad won his fourth consecutive race and third graded stakes score Friday at Churchill Downs with a 2 ½-length victory in the $500,000 Alysheba S. (G2)...

Thursday, April 21, 2022
Thursday’s session of OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training saw two more colts from the first crop of Always Dreaming bring in excess of $200,000...

Thursday, April 21, 2022
A colt from the first crop of Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Always Dreaming sold for $245,000 during the second session of the April 19-22 OBS Spring 2-year-old sale...

Thursday, April 21, 2022
Good Samaritan, whose first crop will hit the track in the coming weeks, was well-represented during Wednesday’s session of the OBS Spring Sale...

Friday, April 15, 2022
Speightstown got his second new Grade 1 winner in less than a month when Shirl’s Speight roared down the stretch to win a nail-biting rendition of the $600,000 Maker’s Mark Mile (G1)...

Saturday, April 09, 2022
Constitution’s streaking 5-year-old daughter Glass Ceiling won her fourth straight race Saturday at Aqueduct, cruising to a five-length victory on the $150,000 Distaff H. (G3)...

Saturday, March 26, 2022
Hours after Speightstown’s Country Grammer won the $12 million Dubai World Cup (G1), his day got even better when Olympiad won the $500,000 New Orleans Classic (G2)...

Saturday, March 26, 2022
Country Grammer, owned by Amr Zedan along with WinStar Farm and Commonwealth Thoroughbreds, won Saturday’s $12 million Dubai World Cup (G1) by 1 ¾-lengths over Hot Rod Charlie...

Saturday, March 26, 2022
Switzerland stormed to the lead at the top of the Meydan Racecourse on his way to victory in Saturday's $2 million Dubai Golden Shaheen (G1)...

Wednesday, March 16, 2022
More Than Ready had the new sales topper early during Wednesday’s closing session of the 2022 OBS March 2-year-old sale when hip No. 318 brought a winning bid of $1.2 million...

Tuesday, March 15, 2022
The OBS March 2-year-old sale got off to a very strong start Tuesday for First-Crop sire Good Samaritan...

Thursday, March 10, 2022
A colt from the first crop of WinStar stallion Good Samaritan posted the fastest quarter-mile of the day during Thursday’s breeze show for next week’s OBS 2-year-olds in Training Sale...

Sunday, February 20, 2022
Olympiad turned in a gold-medal worthy performance in Saturday’s $250,000 Mineshaft S. (G3) at Fair Grounds, pulling away late to win the 1 1/16-mile contest by 2 ¼-lengths...

Sunday, February 20, 2022
Glass Ceiling earned her first graded stakes victory on Saturday afternoon at Laurel Park with an ultra-game effort in the Barbara Fritchie S. (G3)...

Sunday, February 20, 2022
Payntdembluesaway scored a dominating win in Saturday’s $100,000 Lightning City S. at Tampa Bay Downs to become Paynter’s newest stakes winner...

Thursday, February 10, 2022
A brilliant 2021 campaign earned Knicks Go a pair of Eclipse Awards during Thursday's ceremony at Santa Anita Park, taking home the Horse of the Year and Champion Older Male awards...

Thursday, February 10, 2022
Grade 1 winner Audible had the top yearling by any First-Crop sire at the recently concluded Fasig-Tipton Winter Mixed sale when hip No. 462 brought a top bid of $165,000...

Saturday, February 05, 2022
Shirl’s Speight got his second career graded stakes win in Saturday’s $175,000 Tampa Bay S. (G3) over the Tampa Bay Downs turf...

Saturday, January 29, 2022
CHC Inc.'s and WinStar Farm’s brilliant 4-year-old colt Life Is Good defeated an all-star field in Saturday’s $3 million Pegasus World Cup (G1)...

Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Knicks Go, a 6-year-old son of top-10 sire Paynter, was named the World’s Best Racehorse of the Year during Tuesday’s virtual ceremony from the National Horse Racing Museum...

Monday, January 17, 2022
WinStar Farm’s Grade 1-winning millionaire Tom’s d’Etat sired his first reported foal when a filly produced from the winning Cross Traffic mare Today Comes Once was born Sunday, Jan. 16...

Sunday, January 16, 2022
Paynter’s brilliant Knicks Go was one of three horses named as a finalist for the 2021 Eclipse Award in the Older Male Division when the nominees were announced on Saturday...

Sunday, January 16, 2022
WinStar Farm’s Grade 1 winner Global Campaign sired his first foal when breeder Country Life Farm welcomed a precocious Maryland-bred filly...

Tuesday, January 11, 2022
WinStar Farm’s multiple Grade 1 winner Improbable, the 2020 Eclipse Champion Older Male, sired his first reported foal when a colt was born at Bluewater Farm on Monday night, Jan. 10...

Sunday, December 26, 2021
The nation’s leading Third-Crop sire of 2021 added to his impressive list of stakes winners on Dec. 26 when Law Professor won an off-the-turf running of the $200,000 Santa Anita Mathis Mile (G2)...

Sunday, December 26, 2021
Halo Again fought off Pixelate in the Dec. 26 Buddy Diliberto Memorial S. at Fair Grounds to give the 4-year-old son of Speightstown his third stakes win...

Sunday, December 26, 2021
Constitution’s ultra-consistent colt Never Surprised scored a commanding gate-to-wire 6 ¼-length victory in Sunday’s Tropical Park Derby at Gulfstream Park...

Sunday, December 26, 2021
Miss Leslie finished her 2021 campaign on Dec. 26 at Laurel Park with a convincing victory in the...

Sunday, December 12, 2021
Emmanuel turned in a brilliant performance Dec. 11 at Gulfstream Park, rolling to a 6 ¾-length win in his first lifetime start and becoming the latest TDN Rising Star...

Monday, December 06, 2021
Constitution’s Americanrevolution on Saturday became just the eighth 3-year-old since 1997 and the first New York-bred in history to win the $750,000 Cigar Mile (G1) at Aqueduct, defeating a contentious field under Luis Saez.

Saturday, November 27, 2021
More Than Ready’s brilliant turf marathon specialist passed the entire field in the stretch to win Friday’s $250,000 Hollywood Turf Cup (G2) at Del Mar...

Sunday, November 14, 2021
A filly from the first crop of Grade 1 winner Audible topped the Sunday session of the Keeneland November Sale when hip No. 1801 brought a winning bid of $360,000...

Saturday, November 13, 2021
Speightstown’s dynamic 3-year-old filly Lady Speightspeare rolled to a four-length win in Saturday’s $175,000 Bessarabian S. (G2) at Woodbine...

Saturday, November 06, 2021
Knicks Go wrapped up his 2021 campaign in fantastic style in Saturday’s $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1), going gate-to-wire for a 2 ¾-length victory...

Saturday, November 06, 2021
CHC Inc. and WinStar Farm’s brilliant 4-year-old colt Life Is Good completely dominated Saturday’s $1 million Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (G1) at Del Mar...

Thursday, November 04, 2021
Independence Hall, a resounding 7 ¼-length winner of the Fayette S. (G2) at Keeneland on Oct. 30 and a romping 12 ¼-length winner of the 2019 Nashua Stakes (G3)...

Wednesday, October 20, 2021
WinStar Farm has set 2022 stud fees for its 18-stallion roster, headed by Speightstown who will once again stand for $90,000 S&N...

Tuesday, October 19, 2021
The upcoming breeding season marks a departure from WinStar Farm’s stallion ranks for long-standing cornerstones Distorted Humor and Congrats as both are being retired from stud duty...

Sunday, October 10, 2021
More Than Ready got his second 2-year-old stakes winner in as many days on Sunday when Slipstream won the $150,000 Futurity S. (G3) at Belmont Park...

Saturday, October 09, 2021
Bubble Rock successfully made the jump from maiden winner to graded stakes winner in Saturday’s $150,000 Matron S. (G3)...

Sunday, October 03, 2021
All systems are go for Knicks Go following the son of Paynter’s dominating victory in Saturday’s $400,000 Lukas Classic (G3)...

Sunday, September 26, 2021
Warrant defeated a classy field of 3-year-olds in Sunday's $400,000 Oklahoma Derby (G3) to give leading Third-Crop sire Constitution his fourth graded stakes winner of the year...

Sunday, September 26, 2021
Speightstown's stellar 3-year-old filly Carribean Caper ran her record to five wins from as many starts with a in Saturday's Dogwood S. (G3) at Churchill Downs...

Saturday, September 25, 2021
CHC Inc. and WinStar Farm LLC's brilliant 3-year-old colt Life Is Good won Saturday’s $300,000 Kelso H. (G2) by a facile 5 ½-lengths in his first start against older horses...

Saturday, September 18, 2021
WinStar Farm and Siena Farms’ 2-year-old son of Constitution Major General won a hard-fought stretch drive in Saturday night’s $300,000 Iroquois S. (G3)...

Saturday, September 18, 2021
Locally Owned held off his heavily favored stablemate Lone Rock to win Saturday's $300,000 Grand Prix American Jockey Club Inv. at Belmont Park...

Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Perennial leading sire Speightstown was off to a hot start early during Tuesday's session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale when hip No. 235 brought a winning bid of $900,000...

Sunday, September 12, 2021
Koala Princess came through an opening along the rail at the top of the long Kentucky Downs stretch to win Sunday's $500,000 Ainsworth S...

Friday, August 27, 2021
Constitution's 3-year-old colt Americanrevolution turned in her second straight dazzling stakes performance in Friday's $250,000 Albany S. at Saratoga...

Saturday, August 07, 2021
Knicks Go solidified his spot as the top handicap horse in training with another dominating performance in Saturday's $1 million Whitney S. (G1) at Saratoga...

Sunday, August 01, 2021
Souper Stonehenge went gate-to-wire to win Sunday's $150,000 Vigil S. (G3) at Woodbine, besting multiple Canadian champion Pink Lloyd by three-quarters of a length...

Saturday, July 31, 2021
Speightstown got his 22nd lifetime Grade 1 winner Saturday at Saratoga when Lexitonian won the $350,000 Alfred G. Vanderbilt H. (G1) in an extremely game effort...

Saturday, July 31, 2021
Paynter's ultra-consistent Harpers First Ride won for the 12th time in 23 lifetime starts in Saturday's $100,000 Deputed Testamony S. at Pimlico...

Saturday, July 17, 2021
Tango Tango Tango surged to the lead in upper stretch and pulled away for a two-length victory in Saturday's $100,000 American Derby...

Thursday, July 08, 2021
Soothsay overacame a bad start with a big stretch rally to win Wednesday's $200,000 Indiana Oaks (G3) by a neck...

Saturday, July 03, 2021
Paynter's multiple Grade 1 winner Knicks Go couldn't have been more impressive in the $300,000 Cornhusker H. (G3) on Friday evening at Prairie Meadows as he roared through the stretch to score by 10 1/4-lengths...

Sunday, June 20, 2021
Outwork's 2-year-old filly At the Spa tallied her first stakes win of her career Sunday in the $100,000 Fasig-Tipton Debutante S. at Santa Anita...

Sunday, June 20, 2021
Outwork got the first of his two stakes winners Sunday when the 3-year-old colt Outadore bested Jaxon Traveler by 1 1/4-lengths in the $125,000 Woodstock S...

Sunday, June 20, 2021
Speightstown's Souper Stonehenge earned his first stakes win in style Sunday at Woodbine, drawing off to a four-length win in the $150,000 Jacques Cartier S. (G3)...

Monday, May 31, 2021
Country Grammer and Royal Ship (BRZ) staged a terrific stretch-long duel in the $300,000 Hollywood Gold Cup (G1) on Memorial Day at Santa Anita Park...

Saturday, May 29, 2021
WinStar Farm and CHC Inc's Sainthood won a spirited stretch duel over The Reds to win the $200,000 Pennine Ridge S. (G3) Saturday at Belmont Park...

Saturday, May 29, 2021
Gershwin turned in a stellar performance in his stakes debut in Friday's $300,000 Penn Mile (G3)...

Friday, May 14, 2021
Last Judgment's front-running win in Friday's $250,000 Pimlico Special (G3) gave the son of Congrats his second graded stakes win and third stakes victory of 2021...

Saturday, May 08, 2021
Nearly a year after Constitution's brilliant colt Tiz the Law won the Belmont S. (G1), the WinStar stallion could have another starter in that Classic after Promise Keeper won Saturday's $200,000 Peter Pan S. (G3)...

Saturday, May 08, 2021
Victim of Love gave a repeat performance of her win the 2020 Vagrancy H. (G3) on Saturday at Belmont Park...

Saturday, May 01, 2021
Flagstaff bested Lexitonian by a head in a wild finish in Saturday's $500,000 Churchill Downs S. (G1) , giving Speightstown's offspring a 1-2 finish in the prestigious race...

Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Hidden Stash will take his shot at history in Saturday's $3 million Kentucky Derby (G1) when he breaks from post 13 in a field of 20 3-year-olds...

Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Keepmeinmind will try to give his sire Laoban his first Kentucky Derby (G1) winner in Saturday’s...

Wednesday, April 21, 2021
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Saturday, April 17, 2021
Despite carrying five more pounds than all his foes in Saturday's $200,000 Elkhorn S. (G2) at Keeneland, Say the Word fought off a stiff challenge from Channel Cat...

Saturday, April 03, 2021
Soothsay fended off the challenge of favored Beautiful Gift to win Saturday's $400,000 Santa Anita Oaks (G2) by a half-length in the first stakes starts of any type for the 3-year-old Distorted Humor filly...

Saturday, April 03, 2021
Flagstaff moved from the rail path to the middle of the track in upper stretch to start his winning rally in Saturday's $200,000 Commonwealth S. (G3)...

Friday, April 02, 2021
WinStar Stablemates Racing LLC's Grade 1 winner Paris Lights made her 2021 in the $150,000 Distaff H. (G3) Friday at Aqueduct and came away with a half-length win...

Saturday, March 27, 2021
Constitution's 3-year-old colt Annex won his second straight turf stakes Saturday at Gulfstream Park in thrilling style, winning a three-way photo over Fulmini by a neck...

Saturday, March 06, 2021
Hit the Road's dramatic victory in Saturday's $400,000 Frank Kilroe Mile (G1) at Santa Anita Park made the 4-year-old colt the 30th lifetime Grade 1 winner for More Than Ready...

Saturday, March 06, 2021
Life Is Good turned Saturday's $300,000 San Felipe S. (G2) into a one-horse race with a powerful stretch run...

Saturday, March 06, 2021
Last Judgment turned in a near track-record performance in Saturday's $100,000 Challenger S. (G3) at Tampa Bay Downs, winning the 1 1/16-mile contest by 2 1/4-lengths...

Saturday, February 27, 2021
Venezuelan Hug's victory in Saturday's Canadian Turf S. (G3), his first graded win, gave Constitution his second stakes winner of the day on the Gulfstream card...

Saturday, February 27, 2021
Fearless returned from an eight-month layoff to register a game victory in Saturday's $200,000 Gulfstream Park Mile S. (G2)...

Saturday, February 27, 2021
Constitution got the first of his two stakes winners Saturday on the Gulfstream Park turf course when the flashy 3-year-old colt Annex rallied through the final furlong to win the $100,000 Palm Beach S...

Saturday, February 06, 2021
Hit the Road's quick burst of speed in mid-stretch left his foes reeling as the 4-year-old More Than Ready colt powered home a 3 3/4-length winner in Saturday's $100,000 Thunder Road S. (G3)...

Thursday, January 28, 2021
More Than Ready's brilliant mare Rushing Fall earned her first Eclipse Award during Thursday's virtual ceremony when she was named Champion Turf Female...

Thursday, January 28, 2021
Recognized for their excellent 2020 results that saw four WinStar Farm-bred horses win five Grade 1 races, the farm was named Eclipse Award winner as Breeder of the Year...

Thursday, January 28, 2021
Improbable's brilliant 2020 campaign earned the WinStar colorbearer the Eclipse Award as the Champion Older Male during Thursday evening's virtual award ceremony...

Saturday, January 23, 2021
Paynter's brilliant 5-year-old Knicks Go took an early lead in Saturday's $3 million Pegasus World Cup Inv. (G1) and never looked back, rolling home a 2 3/4-length winner...

Saturday, January 23, 2021
Performer started off the new year with a determined victory in Saturday's $125,000 Fred W. Hooper S. (G3) at Gulfstream Park...

Thursday, January 21, 2021
Switzerland came back form a 10-month layoff looking like a horse to be reckoned with in 2021 after his victory in the Jan. 21 Dubawi S. (G3) at Meydan Racecourse...

Tuesday, January 19, 2021
The first two foals by Take Charge Indy have been born since he returned home to stand the 2020...

Saturday, January 16, 2021
More Than Ready got his first graded stakes winner of 2021 on Saturday at Fair Grounds when Title Ready captured the $125,000 Louisiana S. (G3)...

Saturday, January 16, 2021
The brilliant 5-year-old mare Rushing Fall was named a finalist for the 2020 Turf Female Eclipse Award when the year-end award nominees were announced Saturday...

Saturday, January 16, 2021
When the 2020 Eclipse Award finalists were announced Saturday on TVG, multiple Grade 1 winner Improbable was nominated in both the Horse of the Year and Older Dirt Male categories...

Saturday, January 16, 2021
Multiple Grade 1 winner Tiz the Law was named a finalist for the 2020 3-year-old male Eclipse Award when the year-end award nominees were announced Saturday...

Tuesday, January 12, 2021
WinStar Farm’s Audible, the 2018 Florida Derby (G1) winner by Into Mischief, sired his first reported foal when a filly was born at Waldorf Farm in North Chatham, New York, on Sunday night, Jan. 10. Bred by Fred Hertrich III and John Fielding, the filly is out of the Malibu Moon mare Turning Tide and hails from the family of multiple Grade 1-winning millionaire Emollient and stakes winner and Grade 1-placed Hofburg.

Monday, January 11, 2021
WinStar Farm’s Yoshida (JPN), a Grade 1 winner on dirt and turf, sired his first reported foal when a colt was born at WinStar on Saturday night, Jan. 9. Bred by Anastasie Astrid Christiansen-Croy, the bay colt, who arrived at 10:58 p.m., is out of the Monsun (GER) mare Gravata (GER) and hails from a family replete with black type.

Thursday, January 07, 2021
WinStar Farm has announced the hiring of Gareth Wigley as the newest member of its Stallion Season Sales team...

Always Dreaming kicks off Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2yo Sale with $550,000 colt title=
Always Dreaming

Always Dreaming kicks off Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2yo Sale with $550,000 colt

Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Always Dreaming was an immediate hit during Monday’s opening session of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-year-old sale...

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We the People gives Constitution his second straight Peter Pan S. (G3) winner title=
Constitution

We the People gives Constitution his second straight Peter Pan S. (G3) winner

One year after Promise Keeper won the Peter Pan S. (G3), We the People became Constitution’s second consecutive winner of the 1 1/8-mile race...

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Nashville, track record-setter by Speightstown, retires to WinStar Farm title=
Nashville

Nashville, track record-setter by Speightstown, retires to WinStar Farm

CHC Inc. and WinStar Farm’s track record-setting Nashville, a son of perennial leading stallion Speightstown, has been retired from racing and will stand alongside his accomplished sire at WinStar...

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Huntertown first winner for WinStar Farm’s Good Samaritan title=
Good Samaritan

Huntertown first winner for WinStar Farm’s Good Samaritan

Huntertown made a flashy career debut on Wednesday, May 11, cruising to a 6 ¾-length maiden special weight victory at Horseshoe Indianapolis...

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Paynter’s Miss Leslie cruises to Serena’s Song S. victory title=
Paynter

Paynter’s Miss Leslie cruises to Serena’s Song S. victory

Miss Leslie chalked up her fifth career stakes win on Sunday at Monmouth Park, rolling to a four-length win in the $100,000 Serena’s Song S...

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First Constitution leads all the way in Flat Out S. victory title=
Constitution

First Constitution leads all the way in Flat Out S. victory

Chilean-bred First Constitution was a gate-to-wire winner of the $100,000 Flat Out S. on May 6 at a rainy Belmont Park...

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Speightstown’s Olympiad wins fourth straight with Alysheba S. (G2) victory title=
Speightstown

Speightstown’s Olympiad wins fourth straight with Alysheba S. (G2) victory

Olympiad won his fourth consecutive race and third graded stakes score Friday at Churchill Downs with a 2 ½-length victory in the $500,000 Alysheba S. (G2)...

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Constitution filly wins California Oaks in impressive stakes debut title=
Constitution

Constitution filly wins California Oaks in impressive stakes debut

Anthonys Cleopatra took over the lead with a little less than a half-mile to run in Saturday's California Oaks and never looked back...

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More Than Ready filly takes the Memories of Silver S. in 3-year-old debut title=
More Than Ready

More Than Ready filly takes the Memories of Silver S. in 3-year-old debut

Consumer Spending, last seen in the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1), a race won by Pizza Bianca, turned the tables on her foe in Sunday’s $100,000 Memories of Silver S...

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Always Dreaming making his mark at the OBS Spring 2yo sale title=
Always Dreaming

Always Dreaming making his mark at the OBS Spring 2yo sale

Thursday’s session of OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training saw two more colts from the first crop of Always Dreaming bring in excess of $200,000...

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