Keyword: Breeders' Cup

  • Breeders' Cup Challenge to Include New Contest for Fans

    Breeders' Cup, one of the world's most prestigious Thoroughbred horse racing events, today announced the launch of a new promotion centered around the highly competitive Breeders' Cup Challenge Series on NBC Sports.

  • Billy Rapaport in front of his Louisville eatery Top Round Roast Beef

    NBC Producer Rapaport Doubles As Restaurateur

    For 30 years, Billy Rapaport has moved human and equine traffic around racetracks on the sport's biggest days, and for the past year he and his wife, Elizabeth, have dispensed gourmet roast beef at their Louisville restaurant Top Round Roast Beef.

  • Breeders' Cup Sculpture - Churchill Downs - 043018

    Breeders' Cup Contest Tied to Kentucky Derby

    Breeders' Cup, one of Thoroughbred horse racing's most prestigious international events, today announced the launch of a new sweepstakes tied to the 2018 Kentucky Derby.

  • Breeders' Cup Announces Full 2018 Challenge Schedule

    The Breeders' Cup today announced its 2018 Breeders' Cup Challenge Series: Win and You're In presented by America's Best Racing full schedule, which currently consists of 82 automatic qualifying stakes races into corresponding Breeders' Cup races.

  • Owner Conference Set For Breeders’ Cup Week

    OwnerView announced today that the fifth Thoroughbred Owner Conference will be held at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., from Tuesday, October 30, through Thursday, November 1, 2018.

  • Ticket Prices Set for Churchill Downs Breeders' Cup

    The Breeders' Cup today announced ticket prices and availability for the 35th Breeders' Cup World Championships to be held on Friday, November 2 and Saturday, November 3 at historic Churchill Downs.

  • Connections of Forever Unbridled celebrate winning the Breeders Cup Distaff on November 3, 2017

    TOBA March Member of the Month

    Over the last six months, the name of Fred W. Hertrich III has become synonymous with the Breeders’ Cup. In September 2017, the Delaware-based horseman was elected to the chairmanship of the Breeders’ Cup Board of Directors.

  • Blame holds off Zenyatta in the 2010 Breeders' Cup Classic, the last time the event was held at Churchill Downs

    Tickets for Breeders' Cup to go on Sale June 7

    Tickets for the Breeders' Cup World Championships, which is being held at Churchill Downs from Nov. 2-3, will go on sale June 7, though there will be pre-sale access online.

  • Stormy Liberal after winning the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint at Del Mar

    Stormy Liberal Could Stay Local in 2018

    The 2017 Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint (G1T) winner, after unsuccessful trips to Belmont Park and Sha Tin last year, likely will stay in Southern California until a planned defense of his title in the World Championships at Churchill Downs in November.

  • Larry Conley, Dick Enberg, and Tom Hammonds at Keeneland in October 2016

    Broadcaster Enberg Dies at 82

    Beloved broadcaster Dick Enberg, who called the first seven editions of the Breeders' Cup, died Dec. 21 at his home in La Jolla, Calif., reported a number of news outlets. He was 82.

  • Breeders' Cup Completes Comprehensive Testing Program

    Breeders' Cup completed an unprecedented out of competition pre- and post-race testing program at this year's Breeders' Cup World Championships at Del Mar, Nov. 3-4, which included the testing of 195 horses.

  • Doubling Up at the Breeders' Cup with e Five Racing

    Doubling Up at the Breeders' Cup with e Five Racing

    From a winner's circle celebration with Richie Sambora to visiting Rushing Fall at the barn, follow along with Casi of e Five Racing for an unforgettable weekend at Del Mar featuring the best the Breeders' Cup has to offer.

  • What's Going On Here: Surprise Surprise

    For most of us that live east of the Pecos, the Breeders’ Cup weekend of Nov. 3-4 at Del Mar was like stumbling onto the lost city of the Incas. Who knew it was the best-kept secret in racing?

  • Avery Island wins the 2017 Nashua Stakes (G2)

    The Week in Photos 11/7/2017

    Breeders' Cup Classic, Nashua, Chilukki, JBC Classic, JBC Sprint, JBC Ladies Classic, Long Island Handicap, Tempted and more.

  • ABR_BreedersCup2017

    Surf, Turf, and a Classic

    Del Mar set the scene for an unforgettable Breeders' Cup World Championships, featuring high-class fashion, big payouts, and fun in the sun with friends. Relive Gun Runner's Classic win and the entire weekend of excitement at the seaside track.

  • Lady Aurelia out for morning exercise at Del Mar ahead of the Breeders' Cup

    Lady Aurelia 'Absolutely' Racing in 2018

    Trainer Wesley Ward said Stonestreet Stables and Peter Leidel's dual group 1 winner Lady Aurelia came out of her 10th-place finish in the Nov. 4 Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint (G1T) "good."

  • Breeders' Cup Saturday Wrap

    Breeders' Cup Saturday Wrap

    Claire Novak recaps Breeders' Cup Saturday at Del Mar, including Gun Runners' dramatic victory in the Breeders' Cup Classic (G1). Sponsored by Darby Dan Farm

  • Kitten's Roar is in control late in the Goldikova at Del Mar

    Kitten's Roar Makes Noise in Goldikova

    Opening up the undercard of Breeders' Cup Saturday Nov. 4 at Del Mar, Kitten's Roar stepped away from her field through the stretch to take the Goldikova Stakes (G2T) by daylight over Thundering Sky and On Leave.

  • All-sources handle was the highest since 2013 for the Breeders' Cup Friday card

    Handle Up on Breeders' Cup Friday

    All-sources handle for the Nov. 3 Breeders' Cup program was $52,273,883, a 5.3% increase from 2016, on the first day of the 34th Breeders' Cup World Championships at the iconic Del Mar, a first-time host for the event.

  • Breeders' Cup Friday Wrap

    Breeders' Cup Friday Wrap

    Claire Novak recaps Friday at the Breeders' Cup, which was highlighted by Forever Unbridled's victory in the Longines Breeders' Cup Distaff (G1). Will we see her next in the Pegasus World Cup Invitational?