Month: January 2019

Pegasus World Cup 2019: Odds and analysis – Horse Racing Nation

Photo: Bee Buck Photography Eleven horses are probable for the third running of the Grade 1, $9 million Pegasus World Cup on Saturday, January 26, since it has become unlikely that Bob Baffert will enter McKinzie.Some interesting information in the conditions of the race include the estimated purse distribution: $4 million to…

Fifteen Horses in Costumes for National Dress Up Your Pet Day

Horse people are the best – they never let an opportunity to show off their equine BFF pass by, so we wanted to celebrate some of the greatest horse costumes we’ve seen for National Dress Up Your Pet Day! Horse triceratops! Horseratops? Anyway, this is awesome: This Avatar costume is unreal: This flower and bumblebee…

Pletcher assigns jockey for Audible in Pegasus World Cup – Horse Racing Nation

Photo: Eclipse Sportswire Flavien Prat, a leading rider on the Southern California circuit, will be aboard 2018 Florida Derby (G1) winner Audible in the $9 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1), the richest race in North America, Jan. 26 at Gulfstream Park.   Audible’s trainer, Todd Pletcher, confirmed the mount Sunday afternoon after speaking with…

Something Awesome acclimates to Florida for Pegasus World Cup – Horse Racing Nation

Photo: Scott Serio/Eclipse Sportswire Stronach Stables’ homebred multiple stakes winner Something Awesome continued preparation for the Pegasus World Cup Championship Invitational Series with a work over Gulfstream Park’s main track Sunday morning.   The millionaire graded-stakes winner breezed five furlongs in 1:02.33 under Hall of Fame jockey Edgar Prado, his regular rider who has a…

Cute Foals of the Week for Jan. 13

Thoroughbreds in North America all celebrate their birthdays on Jan. 1, so as soon as the New Year rolls around, so does “foaling season” – that magical time that lasts from the beginning of January through the late spring when racehorse babies are born. In this weekly piece, we’ll bring you the best of new…

Saturday Stakes: Gearing Up for the Sunshine Millions and Pegasus

Gulfstream Park Horse Racing Tips

by: Rich Bieglmeier Gulfstream Park is about to be the home field for marquee stakes racing. Next weekend, the south Florida track hosts the Sunshine Millions and the Pegasus World Cup on January 26th. We’ll have the Sunshine Millions and the Pegasus Cup covered from every angle with our Wagering Guides and on the ground…