Led by 5-year-old Alma de Acero, a wide open field of 15 horses has been entered for Monday’s Gran Premio 25 de Mayo (G1) at San Isidro, with the winner receiving an automatic berth into the Longines Breeders’ Cup Turf (GI) at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Kentucky on October 31.
Saturday, May 23, 2015
Saturday, May 2, 2015
BUENOS AIRES (May 1, 2015) — Before a sellout crowd of nearly 70,000, Chilean bred Furia Cruzada (CHI) earned an automatic berth into the 2015 Breeders’ Cup Distaff (G1) by taking the Gran Premio Criadores-G1 at Hipódromo de Palermo, the first of five Breeders’ Cup Challenge series races of the year in South America.
Friday, May 1, 2015
LEXINGTON, Ky. (May 1, 2015) — Led by Argentina’s 3-year-old filly champion Kalithea (ARG), a solid field of eight fillies and mares will go to the post Friday in the Group 1 Gran Premio Criadores at Palermo Race Course with the winner securing the first automatic berth into this year’s Breeders’ Cup Distaff through the international Breeders’ Cup Challenge series.
Monday, April 27, 2015
The Breeders’ Cup announced today that Dean Dorton Allen Ford, PLLC, a leading regional accounting and consulting firm, has been named an official partner of the 2015 Breeders’ Cup World Championships.
Monday, April 13, 2015
The Breeders’ Cup today announced that Rood & Riddle, one of the world’s leading equine veterinary practices, has been named the Official Equine Hospital of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships and Title Sponsor of the 2015 Breeders’ Cup Post-Position Draw.
Saturday, April 11, 2015
Sir Owen Glenn’s 4-year-old New Zealand bred Criterion scored a dominant 2 ½ length victory over the venerable 9-year-old Red Cadeaux (GB) to win Saturday’s $4 million Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes at Royal Randwick and became the first horse this year to qualify for the Longines Breeders’ Cup Turf (G1) through the international Breeders’ Cup Challenge series.
Friday, April 10, 2015
The Breeders' Cup announced today that the official 2015 Breeders’ Cup Challenge series schedule consisting of 78 automatic qualifying races , including eight new races, into the Breeders' Cup World Championships with 50 Challenge races held in the US and Canada.
Thursday, April 9, 2015
The first automatic berth into the Breeders’ Cup Turf (G1) this year will be on the line Saturday in Australia as Cox Plate (G1) winner Adelaide (IRE) and the favored Contributer (IRE) lead an outstanding 13 horse field, comprising 17 group one victories, for Saturday’s $4 million Longines Queen Elizabeth Stakes (G1) Stakes at Royal Randwick.
Thursday, April 9, 2015
The Breeders’ Cup and NBC Sports Group today announced the 2015 Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series: Win and You’re In”™ television schedule featuring 18 of the best Challenge races leading to the World Championships from top racetracks across the United States.
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Two automatic starting positions in the Breeders' Cup World Championships will be on the line Saturday at Royal Randwick in Sydney through the Breeders’ Cup Challenge series as Hallowed Crown and defending two-time winner Sacred Falls (NZ) lead the 150th running of the group one $2 million Doncaster Mile for a berth into the Breeders’ Cup Mile, and Chautauqua (AUS) and defending champion Lankan Rupee (AUS) top the $2.5 million Darley TJ Smith Stakes (G1) at 6 furlongs on turf for a spot in the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint.