The biggest days at the races are the weekends, where the top tracks in America host the biggest stakes races. Saratoga Race Course will be the place to be and watch and wager for Runhappy Travers Day on Saturday, Aug. 28. The $1.25 million Travers Stakes, the Midsummer Derby, headlines a stacked lineup of popular graded […]
Posted on: August 24, 2021 |
The $600,000 Grade 1 Alabama is a prestigious stakes race at Saratoga for 3-year-old fillies, and one of the oldest races for females in the U.S. Inaugurated in 1872, the 1 ¼ mile race headlines three stake races at The Spa on Sat., Aug. 21, 2021. Recent notable champions include the sensational Songbird (2015), who […]
Posted on: August 20, 2021 |
Six-year-old mare Got Stormy captured her second Fourstardave Handicap on Saturday at Saratoga, winning an entry into the 2021 Breeders' Cup.
Posted on: August 15, 2021 |
The $500K Fourstardave Handicap on the turf is Saturday, Aug. 14, at Saratoga. The winner receives an automatic invite to the Breeders' Cup.
Posted on: August 14, 2021 |
Trainer Steve Asmussen set the all-time win record Aug. 7 at Saratoga when Stellar Tap gave the Hall of Fame trainer career win No. 9,446.
Posted on: August 7, 2021 |
The $1 million Whitney has drawn an elite field of five runners on Saturday, Aug. 7, a big day of stakes races at Saratoga.
Posted on: August 6, 2021 |
Essential Quality is a heavy favorite in the $600K Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga. Just six runners are in the prep for the Aug. 28 Travers.
Posted on: July 30, 2021 |
Saratoga’s 40-day meet is entering its second weekend and runs through Labor Day on Sept. 6. Live odds for every race are available at TVG, and the Saratoga stakes schedule at “The Spa” is one to look forward to each summer. There are 20 Grade 1 races at Saratoga, and two close out the month […]
Posted on: July 22, 2021 |
The NYRA’s ban stemming from Kentucky Derby winning horse Medina Spirit's failed drug test was overturned today.
Posted on: July 15, 2021 |
Bob Baffert’s troubles continue Top trainer Bob Baffert was suspended this week from entering horses at New York racetracks. That includes Belmont Park and the upcoming Belmont Stakes on June 5. Baffert is suspended pending an investigation into Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit‘s failed postrace drug test. Medina Spirit finished third as the favorite in […]
Posted on: May 18, 2021 |