Statement from Craig Fravel, Breeders’ Cup President and CEO, on the passing of Ogden Mills Phipps
Statement from Craig Fravel, Breeders’ Cup President and CEO:
"The Breeders' Cup and all of Thoroughbred racing extend our sincere condolences to the Phipps family on the passing of our friend Dinny Phipps. His accomplishments as a breeder and owner are unmatched and we are indebted to Dinny for his numerous contributions to what is right about our game and for speaking out when we fell short. He was extraordinarily gracious and kind and a true sportsman. He will be missed."
- January 18, 2019
The online journey to the 2019 Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC) begins this Saturday, January 19 with feeder contests on Horseplayers.com.
- January 16, 2019
Breeders’ Cup, one of Thoroughbred racing’s most prestigious international events, today announced that tickets for the 2019 Breeders’ Cup World Championships will go on sale to the public on March 4 at Noon ET/9:00 a.m. PT.
- January 5, 2019
Do It Again Holds off Soqrat to Win L'Ormarins Queen's Plate in South Africa and Gain Automatic Berth into Breeders' Cup Mile
With a strong closing rush inside the final 100 yards, Johnson, Kantor and Mitchell’s 4-year-old gelding Do It Again (SAF), trained by Justin Snaith, caught front-running Soqrat (AUS) at the wire to win the one-mile R1.5 million L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate at Kenilworth Racecourse.