Keyword: handicap races

  • Breeders' Cup Gets Tough on Grade I Handicaps

    The Breeders' Cup board of directors has approved a committee recommendation that all grade I stakes that receive Breeders' Cup purse supplements be run under weight-for-age conditions effective July 1.

  • Carry That Weight

    <i>By Gary West </i> -- Recent weighty events at Santa Anita suggest that handicaps have become anachronistic. The events also recall a story that's ancient according to some calendars but nevertheless illuminating.