Gun Runner, one of the leading candidates for Horse of the Year and one of the best older horses in training in the US is going to point for the second running of The Pegasus following his Breeders' Cup Classic run at Del Mar in a few weeks. This is [...]
It's been announced Arrogate will retire following the Breeders' Cup Class at Del Mar later this year. There was speculation he may stick around for the second Pegasus at Gulfstream and maybe even the Dubai World Cup, both of which he won on his remarkable tear, but that does not [...]
With Mike Smith sticking with Arrogate for the BCC the mount on West Coast, the leading three year old opened up. It was quickly secured by Javier Castellano. Learn more here.....
Arrogate worked in 49 and change at Santa Anita under Raphael Bejarano and both the rider and Bob were pleased with how he went. He is still being pointed towards the Breeders' Cup Classic, but Bob says he is week to week and work to work on whether or not [...]
Arrogate never looked comfortable to me in the Pacific Classic. I don't know if it's his problem mentally or physically, or if perhaps he doesn't care for this new Del Mar strip at all but he looked like he was laboring early in the race to me. Even when he [...]
Arrogate is likely for The San Diego at Del Mar this summer, followed by The Pacific Classic later in the meet then the Breeders' Cup Classic run later this tear and also at Del Mar. It looks like his next three races, quite possibly his last three races will be [...]
At this rate winning the most money will have little meaning in The Sport of Kings historically, but it still helps pay off the AMEX Black card bill which arrives monthly come rain, sleet or snow. Read about escalating purse structures here.......
Jay Hovdey weighs in on Arrogate in a somewhat negative manner, downplaying his historic significance to racing. While opinions on horses from different eras in racing are indeed subjective, sometimes the ability of a trained eye to recognize greatness isn't. I don't know if Jay has that eye or not, [...]