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Tuesday, January 20, 2015

The Breeders’ Cup announced today that Bryan Pettigrew has been named to the position of Senior Vice President, Marketing and Sponsorship. Pettigrew will oversee marketing, business development and sponsorship sales for the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, Thoroughbred racing’s year-ending international event, which will be held October 30-31 at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Hit all the high notes of the 2014 Breeders' Cup World Championships at Santa Anita Park!

Friday, January 16, 2015

Fanny Salmon hosts Horse Racing Times' recap of the 2014 Breeders' Cup World Championships at Santa Anita.

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Futura (SAF), winner of the $1 million L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate (G1), and Inara (SAF), who captured the $1 million Main Chance Farms Paddock Stakes (G1) at Kenilworth Race Course on Saturday became the first two horses to earn automatic starting positions in the 2015 Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington (Oct. 30-Oct. 31), through the Breeders’ Cup Challenge series.

Friday, January 9, 2015

LEXINGTON, Ky. (January 9, 2015) — Breeders' Cup Limited confirmed today that Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing and Revenue Officer Drew Sheinman has left the company after two years with the organization to pursue other business interests. "Breeders' Cup appreciates Drew’s contributions to our sponsorship and business development programs and wishes him well in his future endeavors," said Craig Fravel, Breeders’ Cup President and CEO.

Friday, January 9, 2015

The 2015 Breeders’ Cup Challenge series gets underway Saturday with automatics berths in two of South Africa’s most prestigious races in the $1 million L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate (G1) for 3-year-olds and up at one mile on turf, for an automatic starting position in the Breeders’ Cup Mile, and the $1 million Main Chance Farms Paddock Stakes (G1), for fillies and mares 3-year-olds and up at 1 1/8 miles, for an automatic bid into the Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf.

Monday, January 5, 2015

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Monday, January 5, 2015) – The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), Daily Racing Form and the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters (NTWAB) today announced that NBC Sports has won the Media Eclipse Award for Television – Live Racing Programming for its broadcast of the 2014 Breeders’ Cup Classic. The one-hour live primetime program from Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif., aired on November 1 of last year. This is the 11th Media Eclipse Award in the Live Television category for NBC.

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Powered by wins in the Breeders’ Cup World Championships with homebreds Karakontie (JPN) and Main Sequence, the Niarchos Family, under the racing name of Flaxman Holdings Ltd., has won the fourth annual John Deere Award as outstanding breeders of the 2014 Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series and the Breeders’ Cup World Championships.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

One year from now, the Breeders' Cup arrives in the cradle of Thoroughbred racing, to Lexington, Kentucky. In 2015, for the first time, the Breeders' Cup will be run at Keeneland.

Friday, November 7, 2014

NBC profiles New Vocations and Old Friends, members of the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance, as part of its 2014 Breeders' Cup coverage.

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