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Sunday, September 20, 2020
Speightstown's dynamic 2-year-old filly Lady Speightspeare is likely on her way to the Breeders' Cup after the chestnut filly dug in gamely to win the $250,000 Natalma S. (G1)...

Saturday, September 19, 2020
Credit River's incredible final furlong of the $135,000 Ontario Racing S. at Woodbine carried the 2-year-old More Than Ready colt to victory...

Thursday, September 17, 2020
Constitution had top-priced filly of Thursday's session of the 2020 Keeneland September Yearling sale when hip No. 904 brought a winning bid of $725,000...

Saturday, September 12, 2020
Outwork rocketed to the top of the 2020 First-Crop Sire list with Outadore's victory in Saturday's $500,000 Kentucky Downs Juvenile Turf Sprint...

Sunday, September 06, 2020
Sagamore Farm and WinStar Farm's Global Campaign turned in a career-defining performance in Saturday's $500,000 Woodward H. (G1)...

Friday, September 04, 2020
Speightstown's Breeders' Cup-winning filly Sharing showed her class once again in Friday's $300,000 Edgewood S. (G2)...

Wednesday, September 02, 2020
Despite drawing post 17 in the 18-horse field for Saturday's $3 million Kentucky Derby (G1), Constitution's brilliant colt Tiz the Law was installed as the 3-5 favorite...

Wednesday, September 02, 2020
Paynter, the leading Fourth-Crop sire of 2020, will be represented in this year's Kentucky Derby (G1) by Winning Impression...

Tuesday, September 01, 2020
Ry's the Guy got his first stakes victory and also set the 1 1/2-mile track record in Tuesday's $115,000 Champions Day Marathon S. at Churchill Downs...

Saturday, August 29, 2020
Selflessly ran down Sweet Melania in the final strides of the $100,000 Lake George S. (G3) Friday at Saratoga to give the 3-year-old daughter of More Than Ready...

Sunday, August 23, 2020
More Than Ready's spectacular turf mare Rushing Fall avenged a loss in last year's Diana S. (G1) with a well-earned neck victory over Mean Mary Sunday at Saratoga...

Sunday, August 23, 2020
Leading First-Crop sire Outwork got his third winner of the week and fifth overall from his first crop on Sunday at Saratoga...

Saturday, August 08, 2020
Tiz the Law's extended his undefeated season with another magnificent performance in Saturday's $1 million Travers S. (G1) at Saratoga...

Saturday, August 01, 2020
Echo Town became Speightstown's 18th Grade 1 winner on Saturday with a stirring victory in the $300,000 H. Allen Jerkens S. (G1) at Saratoga...

Saturday, August 01, 2020
Improbable moved to the top of the older male division with his two-length victory in Saturday's $750,000 Whitney S. (G1) at Saratoga, his second Grade 1 win in a row...

Sunday, July 26, 2020
With his commanding three-length victory in Saturday's $125,000 Marine S. (G3) at Woodbine, Shirl's Speight ran his record to two-for-two and became the latest graded stakes winner for Speightstown...

Saturday, July 25, 2020
Laura's Light got her second straight graded stakes win in Saturday's $150,000 San Clemente S. (G2) at Del Mar...

Saturday, July 18, 2020
Paris Lights got the nod over Crystal Ball in Saturday's $350,000 Coaching Club American Oaks S. (G1) at Saratoga, likely earning the fillies at trip to the Sept. 4 Kentucky Oaks (G1)...

Saturday, July 18, 2020
Dreaming of Drew pulled away from the field very impressively in the final furlong to win a $76,036 maiden special weight race for 2-year-old fillies by six lengths...

Thursday, July 16, 2020
The OBS June Sale of 2-year-olds wrapped up Thursday with a Distorted Humor colt bringing a sale-best winning bid of $700,000...

Sunday, July 12, 2020
More Than Ready's outstanding race mare Rushing Fall turned in one of the finest performances of her career Saturday at Keeneland with a track record-setting victory in the $350,000 Jenny Wiley S. (G1)...

Thursday, July 09, 2020
WinStar Farm has reached an agreement with Gayle Benson’s GMB Racing to acquire the breeding rights to Grade 1-winning millionaire and leading Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) contender Tom’s d’Etat...

Friday, July 03, 2020
WinStar Farm’s Outwork, a Grade 1 winner by Uncle Mo, sired his first winner when Garoppolo won a 5 ½-furlong maiden special weight at Belmont Park...

Sunday, June 28, 2020
Victim of Love earned her first graded stakes win in the Vagrancy H. (G3) at Belmont Park, forging her way through a driving rainstorm to defeat Come Dancing...

Saturday, June 20, 2020
Tiz the Law's perfect season continued on Saturday when the 3-year-old Constitution colt rolled to a near four-length victory in the $1 million Belmont S. (G1).

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Constitution's multiple Grade 1 winner Tiz the Law drew post 8 for the $1 million Belmont S. (G1) on Saturday...

Monday, June 15, 2020
San Huberto (IRE) added to Speightstown's stellar list of 2020 graded stakes winners with a half-length victory in the Prix Vicomtesse Vigier (G2) June 14 at Chantilly...

Friday, June 12, 2020
Speightster had the highest-priced colt by a freshman sire of the OBS June Sale during the final day of the auction when hip No. 1312 sold for $1.1 million.

Thursday, June 11, 2020
WinStar Farm’s Classic winner Exaggerator, a three-time Grade 1 winner by Curlin, sired his first winner when Xtrema made an auspicious career debut on Thursday, June 11...

Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Legendary sire Distorted Humor's $750,000 filly that sold Wednesday at the OBS 2-year-olds in Training sale was the second-highest price paid for a filly...

Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Leading Second-Crop sire Constitution had one of the top three fillies during the first two days of the June 9-12 OBS 2-year-olds in Training sale...

Saturday, June 06, 2020
Improbable moved to the top of the handicap division with an impressive display in Saturday's $300,000 Hollywood Gold Cup (G1) at Santa Anita Park, winning the 1 1/4-mile contest by 3 1/4-lengths...

Wednesday, June 03, 2020
More Than Ready's four-time Grade 1 winner Rushing Fall made her 2020 debut with a sharp score in the $100,000 Beaugay S. (G3) Wednesday at Belmont Park...

Saturday, May 30, 2020
Constitution's stellar 3-year-old turf filly Laura's Light got a great trip under Abel Cedillo to win the $100,000 Honeymoon S. (G3) by a neck over Stela Star (IRE) Saturday at Santa Anita Park...

Friday, May 29, 2020
WinStar Farm’s Speightster sired his first winner when Queen Arella made her career debut a winning one, impressively capturing a five-furlong maiden special weight at Gulfstream Park on Friday.

Saturday, May 23, 2020
Speightstown's Sharing made a triumphant return to the races in Saturday's $100,000 Tepin S. at Churchill Downs...

Saturday, May 02, 2020
Charlatan's superlative six-length victory in Saturday's $500,000 Arkansas Derby (G1) stamped the undefeated son of Speightstown as a leading contender for this year's Kentucky Derby (G1)...

Saturday, May 02, 2020
Scolding powered her way to a six-length maiden special weight debut win Saturday at Oaklawn Park, earning the 3-year-old Carpe Diem filly a “TDN Rising Star” tag...

Monday, March 30, 2020
Mozu Superflare's thrilling win in Saturday's Takamatsunomiya Kinen at Chukyo in Japan gave Speightstown his 17th worldwide Grade 1 winner...

Saturday, March 28, 2020
Tiz the Law completed the traditional Triple Crown prep season on Saturday with a dominating performance in the $750,000 Florida Derby (G1) at Gulfstream Park...

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
In the latter half of Wednesday's session of the OBS 2-year-olds in Training sale, a colt by Constitution that sold for $550,000 represented the top price paid...

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
A colt from the first crop of Grade 1 winner Outwork brought a winning bid of $380,000 during Wednesday's session of the OBS 2-year-olds in Training sale...

Tuesday, March 17, 2020
First-crop sire Exaggerator was represented by an $180,000 colt during Tuesday's opening session of the OBS March Sale of 2-year-olds...

Saturday, March 07, 2020
Flagstaff struck the front in the final furlong of Saturday's $200,000 San Carlos S. (G2) at Santa...

Saturday, February 29, 2020
Full Flat took over the lead at the quarter-pole en route to a 2 1/2-length win in Saturday's inaugural Saudi Derby Cup Saturday in Saudi Arabia...

Sunday, February 16, 2020
Laura's Light won her first graded stakes in her young career Feb. 16 at Santa Anita Park with a three-quarter length victory in the $100,000 Sweet Life S. (G3)...

Saturday, February 01, 2020
Constitution's Grade 1-winning 2-year-old of 2019 started off the new year in fine fashion with a three-length win in Saturday's $250,000 Holy Bull S. (G3)...

Thursday, January 23, 2020
More Than Ready's Breeders' Cup Mile (G1) winner was named the Champion Female Turf Horse of 2019 at Thursday night's Eclipse Awards ceremony...

Sunday, January 19, 2020
Ms Peintour stretched out to 1 1/2-miles for the first time in her career in Sunday's $100,000 Astra S. (G3) and the 5-year-old Paynter mare came home a 2 1/2-length winner...

Wednesday, January 15, 2020
WinStar Farm’s Good Samaritan, a versatile millionaire son of Harlan’s Holiday and a Graded stakes winner on dirt and turf, sired his first reported foal on Jan. 15...

Saturday, January 04, 2020
Commissioner's first stakes winner of 2020 came Jan. 4 at Gulfstream Park when the 3-year-old colt Island Commish bested Get Smokin by a half-length in the $100,000 Kitten's Joy S. (G3)...

Wednesday, January 01, 2020
Independence Hall, runaway winner of the Nashua S. (G3) in November, remained undefeated in three starts with a four-length victory in the $150,000 Jerome S. Jan. 1 at Aqueduct...

Saturday, November 30, 2019
Speightstown's 3-year-old colt Performer joined the ranks of graded stakes winners Saturday with a hard-fought victory over multiple graded winner Tax in the $200,000 Discovery S. (G3) at Aqueduct...

Sunday, November 24, 2019
Halo Again surged to the front in the final sixteenth of the 1 1/8-mile Coronation Futurity at Woodbine to score by a head over Malibu Mambo in the first stakes start for the 2-year-old Speightstown colt...

Monday, November 04, 2019
Yoshida (JPN), a Grade 1 winner on dirt and turf, has been retired and will stand the upcoming breeding season at WinStar Farm...

Monday, November 04, 2019
Independence Hall remained unbeaten in his first two career starts with a romping 12 ¼-length win in the Nashua Stakes (G3) at Aqueduct on Sunday, Nov. 3, becoming his sire’s fourth first-crop stakes winner, tops among all freshman sires.

Saturday, November 02, 2019
Uni (GB) stormed down the stretch to win Saturday's $2 million Breeders' Cup Mile (G1), defeating rival Got Stormy by two lengths in 1:32.45...

Friday, November 01, 2019
Speightstown's beautifully-bred 2-year-old daughter got a perfect ride from Manny Franco to prove best in Friday's $1 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (G1)...

Friday, November 01, 2019
No. 1-ranked Third-Crop Sire Take Charge Indy, the regally-bred son of A.P. Indy out of multiple Grade 1 winner, Graded stakes producer, and Broodmare of the Year Take Charge Lady, has arrived at WinStar Farm for the 2020 breeding season...

Friday, November 01, 2019
WinStar Farm will host their 2019 open house and stallion show Monday through Friday, Nov. 4-11, daily from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m...

Friday, November 01, 2019
Overanalyze's Woody Stephens S. (G1) winner Hog Creek Hustle drew post 2 in Saturday's $2 million Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1) at Santa Anita Park...

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Lazy Daisy will break from the middle of the gate in Friday's $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) after drawing post 5...

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Tiznow's dynamic 2-year-old colt Dennis' Moment was made the morning line favorite for Friday's Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1)...

Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Constitution, who is currently second on the First-Crop Sire list, will have his first Breeders' Cup starter on Friday...

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
More Than Ready, the sire of the winners of six Breeders' Cup races, has a big chance to add to that total during this year's Nov. 1-2 event...

Tuesday, October 29, 2019
With a total of five entries in as many races in the Nov. 1-2 Breeders' Cup, Speightstown has a big chance...

Friday, October 18, 2019
WinStar Farm has set 2020 stud fees for its 21-stallion roster, headed by perennial leading sire More Than Ready who will stand for an unchanged fee of $80,000 S&N this upcoming breeding season. WinStar also welcomes new stallions to its roster in Florida Derby (G1) winner Audible who will stand his initial season at stud for $25,000 S&N, and leading Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) contender Yoshida (JPN), whose fee is to be determined.

Sunday, October 06, 2019
More Than Ready’s Uni (GB) unleashed a furious stretch run to win the one-mile First Lady Stakes (G1) at Keeneland on Saturday, Oct. 5, setting a new course record of 1:32.87 and securing a spot in next month’s Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Turf (G1).

Saturday, October 05, 2019
Constitution’s Tiz the Law swept to a powerful four-length win in the 148th Champagne Stakes (G1) at Belmont Park on Saturday, Oct. 5, remaining undefeated in his first two starts. With the win, Tiz the Law picked up 10 qualifying points for the 2020 Kentucky Derby (G1) and earned a berth in the $2,000,000 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) next month at Santa Anita.

Thursday, October 03, 2019
Audible, Into Mischief’s Florida Derby (G1) winner, has been retired and will enter stud at WinStar Farm for the 2020 breeding season.

Monday, September 30, 2019
Selflessly was a very unlucky second in her Aug. 28 debut, but the More Than Ready filly made up for it on Sunday at Belmont Park with a victory in the $200,000 Miss Grillo S. (G2)...

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Congrats' Pat On the Back added two milestones to his brilliant career on Saturday, getting his first graded stakes win in the $300,000 Kelso H. (G2) and also earning millionaire status...

Monday, September 16, 2019
Grade 1 winner Outwork's first crop of yearlings have scored big returns during the middle portion of the Sept. 9-22 Keeneland Yearling sale, the latest coming on Monday...

Sunday, September 15, 2019
Tiznow's brilliant 2-year-old colt toyed with his competition in Saturday's $200,000 Iroquois S. (G3) 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.

Lady Speightspeare wins Natalma S. (G1), earns trip to Breeders' Cup title=
Speightstown

Lady Speightspeare wins Natalma S. (G1), earns trip to Breeders' Cup

Speightstown's dynamic 2-year-old filly Lady Speightspeare is likely on her way to the Breeders' Cup after the chestnut filly dug in gamely to win the $250,000 Natalma S. (G1)...

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Credit River tops big Saturday at Woodbine for More Than Ready title=
More Than Ready

Credit River tops big Saturday at Woodbine for More Than Ready

Credit River's incredible final furlong of the $135,000 Ontario Racing S. at Woodbine carried the 2-year-old More Than Ready colt to victory...

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King of the Court extends winning streak to three with first stakes win title=
Speightstown

King of the Court extends winning streak to three with first stakes win

Speightstown's latest stakes winner King of the Court made it three wins in a row with a victory in the Sept. 17 HBPA Stakes at Canterbury Park...

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Constitution has top filly Thursday at Keeneland title=
Constitution

Constitution has top filly Thursday at Keeneland

Constitution had top-priced filly of Thursday's session of the 2020 Keeneland September Yearling sale when hip No. 904 brought a winning bid of $725,000...

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Speightster filly tabbed for $475,000 Wednesday at Keeneland title=
Speightster

Speightster filly tabbed for $475,000 Wednesday at Keeneland

Speightster had one of the top-priced fillies during Wednesday's session of the 2020 Keeneland September Yearling sale...

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Outwork's newest winner romps by incredible 18 lengths title=
Outwork

Outwork's newest winner romps by incredible 18 lengths

Leading First-Crop sire Outwork's most recent winner, Fast N Fine Worker, won in stunning fashion Saturday evening...

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Outadore surges to take $500,000 Kentucky Downs Juvenile Turf Sprint title=
Outwork

Outadore surges to take $500,000 Kentucky Downs Juvenile Turf Sprint

Outwork rocketed to the top of the 2020 First-Crop Sire list with Outadore's victory in Saturday's $500,000 Kentucky Downs Juvenile Turf Sprint...

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WinStar Farm Promotes Liam O’Rourke to Director of Bloodstock Services; Olivia Desch Joins Stallion Season Sales Team title=

WinStar Farm Promotes Liam O’Rourke to Director of Bloodstock Services; Olivia Desch Joins Stallion Season Sales Team

WinStar Farm has announced the promotion of Liam O’Rourke as its new Director of Bloodstock Services. In conjunction with O’Rourke’s promotion, Olivia Desch joins Chris Knehr on the Stallion Season Sales team...

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Outwork colt overcomes wide trip for maiden win title=
Outwork

Outwork colt overcomes wide trip for maiden win

Fitz's Mo prevailed in his maiden race on Sept. 10 at Gulfstream Park despite being three-wide the entire six furlongs...

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Global Campaign leads all the way in the Woodward (G1) title=

Global Campaign leads all the way in the Woodward (G1)

Sagamore Farm and WinStar Farm's Global Campaign turned in a career-defining performance in Saturday's $500,000 Woodward H. (G1)...

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