The 17th running of the world's richest horse race, the Dubai World Cup, goes this Saturday from Meydan Racecourse in the United Arab Emirates. Top horses from the United States, Asia and Europe will vie for a $10 million purse over a distance of 10 furlongs on Meydan's synthetic track.
Santa Anita Park's turf course will take center stage this weekend - March 25th when the Grade 2 Santa Ana Stakes headlines the Sunday card. Fillies and mares four years old and upward will be chasing a purse of $150,000 over a distance of 1 1/8 miles.
The 10th edition of the Grade 3 Sunland Derby comes our way from Sunland Park in New Mexico this Sunday, March 25th. The race features eight three year olds looking to collect a little graded stakes earnings toward a possible entry into the Kentucky Derby in May.
The 56th running of the Grade 3 Tokyo City Cup Stakes comes our way from Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California this Saturday March 24th. Horses four years old and upward will be chasing a $100,000 purse over a distance of 1-1/2 miles on Santa Anita's main track.
The Grade 2 Pan American Stakes comes our way from beautiful Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida this Saturday, March 24th. $150,000 is on the line for horses four years old and upward willing to go 1-1/2 miles on Gulfstream's turf course.
A pair of stakes races highlight Saturday's 10 race card at Aqueduct. The $75,000 Broad Brush Stakes is the second race on the card while the $150,000 Excelsior Stakes is race nine. Here is a look at both of those races.
The 29th running of the Grade 2 Honey Fox Stakes is on tap for this Sunday, March 18th from Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida. $150,000 is on the line for fillies and mares four years old and upward willing to race one mile on Gulfstream's turf course.
The $150,000 Grade 2 Inside Information Stakes come our way this weekend - Saturday March 17th from beautiful Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida. The race will be contested over seven furlongs on Gulfstream's main dirt track and features fillies and mares four years old and upward.
The 75th running of the Grade 1 Santa Margarita Invitational Stakes comes our way this Saturday March 17th from Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California. A field of six quality entries will chase the $300,000 purse over 1 1/8 miles on Santa Anita's main dirt track.
Injuries continue to take out Kentucky Derby contenders with the latest casualty being Out of Bounds. The horse suffered a condylar fracture of the left front cannon bone and was scheduled for surgery. Trainer Eoin Harty said the horse should be fine but that he won't be ready for any of the Triple Crown races this year. Out of Bounds joins Algorithms, who is out of Kentucky Derby contention due to a splint bone injury.