Breeders’ Cup Classic

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A Jewel of a Duel by Nick Costa

2019-02-24T09:25:17-05:00February 24th, 2019|

  A Jewel of a Duel By Nick Costa   This is not the first time Past the Wire featured what was perhaps the best running of the Preakness, and one of the best Triple Crown races ever. Our own Jonathan Stettin discussed this race at length with winning rider [...]

Some Backside Blurbs

2019-02-25T21:48:40-05:00February 23rd, 2019|

  A fast catch up on the Sport of Kings with Kaitlin Free:   It has been announced that Mubtaahij will stand at Haras Abolengo in Argentina. Inti earned an automatic berth to the Breeders' Cup Classic after taking the G1 February Stakes at Tokyo Racecourse. This was the first [...]

Gino Reviews Breeders’ Cup Friday

2018-11-13T16:59:15-05:00November 13th, 2018|

  Gino Buccola reviews Breeders' Cup Friday : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rjPvJ7hdsZE   The Arm, Be With Us, #MEMBERSHIP  Subscribe to our columns at PastTheWire.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel Past the Wire Like us on FaceBook @pastthewire Follow on Twitter @pastthewire Follow on Twitter @kaitlinefree Follow on Twitter @Nicky_DAgs Follow on Twitter [...]

Catching Up On Some News

2018-09-06T10:37:23-05:00September 6th, 2018|

  Whenever Sharp Azteca ran I was concerned. I felt the same about Private Zone while he was racing. Sometimes those "all in" sprinters just run so hard the whole way I worry about them. Maybe it is unfounded and I would like to think so, but I trust my [...]

Baffert Has a Record Four in Classic

2017-10-31T15:21:48-05:00October 31st, 2017|

Bob Baffert has a record four starters in this year's Breeders' Cup Classic. They are Arrogate, Mubtaahij, West Coast and Collected. While a case can be made for any of them, none will likely be favored. Favoritism will probably land in Steve Asmussen's Gun Runner's lap who interestingly enough Arrogate [...]

Classic Showdown

2017-10-31T07:23:25-05:00October 31st, 2017|

Arrogate and Gun Runner will square off again in the Breeders' Cup Classic. They have faced each other twice previously, in the Travers, and in the Dubai World Cup with Arrogate taking both impressively, the latter after a slow start. Things look different on the surface for this one though, [...]