Epicenter – Winchell Thoroughbreds’ Epicenter continues to thrive in his training as he had another strong gallop Thursday morning under Roberto Howell leading into Saturday’s Longines Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) at Keeneland. Should he win, he’d be the third Classic winner for his trainer Steve Asmussen and the second with
The fields for the 14 races that comprise the Breeders’ Cup World Championships really begin to come into focus in summer and fall, and just last weekend we witnessed several breakout performances. One of those came from Olympiad, who punched his ticket to the $6 million Longines Breeders’ Cup Classic
As assistant trainer Kenny McCarthy noted July 2, Hall of Fame trainer Bill Mott knows something about win streaks, having trained dual Horse of the Year Cigar to 16 consecutive victories. Now he’s got another classy stakes horse racking up the wins, albeit a mini streak next to Cigar’s achievement.
by Churchill Downs Media Office|07.02.2022|8:03pm Olympiad notches five consecutive win this year in the Stephen Foster Olympiad tracked a quick pace, grabbed the lead at the top of the stretch, and held a rallying Americanrevolution at bay in deep stretch to win Saturday’s 41st running of the $740,000 Stephen Foster
Olympiad with Junior Alvarado aboard wins the New Orleans Classic at Fair Grounds. Favorite Olympiad took charge in early stretch and cruised clear to win the $500,000 New Orleans Classic Stakes (G2) Saturday at Fair Grounds. Ridden by Junior Alvarado for trainer Bill Mott, Olympiad was two lengths clear of