Friday, October 4, 2013

Oct 4-6


There is so much racing activity this weekend that it will be impossible to watch all of the races!  Good luck!

FLASH!  DRF Live Streaming the full card at LONGCHAMP Sunday Also, HRTV will carry the races live at Longchamp Sunday.  First three races are for 2 year olds.  Post time: 7:45 a.m. EDT

UPI: A look at weekend racing - Summary of racing around the world

ARC WEEKEND - 92nd Edition
Qatar Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe    The Legend of the Arc

ESPN Horse Racing Handicapping videos
Brisnet's Dick Powell's Handicapping Insights Oct 4
De Rosa's Blog - 10/2 - Standings
Draw for Arc: Plenty of positives for Kazeem despite outside draw

Note:  International and NA champion races on tap Oct-Nov.  Be sure to scroll to the NEWS/COMING UP section for info and preview videos for the British Champions Day, Cox Plate, Breeders' Cup, and Melbourne Cup.  A collection of video previews and other links to get familiar with these fields.

Featured races listed below in time ordered format with a link to view the card.  After the race is run, come back and click on the Card to view race result and video replay (U.S. races).   Check out my printable time ordered list and entries:  Click here


 Ann Maree's Time Ordered LIST and ENTRIES - This is a printable

* = Breeders' Cup "Win & You're In"

5:21 ET  Darley Alcibiades S G1, Kee, $400,000g, 2yo f, 1 1/16 mi * R9 CARD
My Conquestadory brilliant in Alcibiades - Video

5:53 ET  Stoll Keenon Ogden Phoenix G3, Kee, $200,000g, 3+, 6f * R10 CARD

More info for today's races:
DRF's Formulator PPs for Alcibiades
Keeneland's Darley Alcibiades is wide open
My Conquestadory's maiden race at Woodbine
Phoenix attracts overflow field of 14

 10:15 ET Qatar Prix Dollar G2, 3yo+, T, 1m1f165y  CARD
RESULT:  It's Cirrus des Aigles in the Dollar     Full result
                     Haskin: Planteur a Euro bomb for BC Classic
North America
3:13 ET  Woodford G3, Kee, $150,000g, 3+, 5.5f T R5 CARD
3:45 ET  TCA S G2, Kee, $200,000g, 3+, f/m, 6fR6  CARD
4:17 ET  First Lady S G1, Kee, $400,000g, 3+, f/m, 1 mi R7  CARD
4:24 ET  Mazarine S , G3, WB, $150,000g, 2yo f, 1 1/16 mi  R8 CARD
4:40 ET  Jamaica H G1, Bel, $400,000g, 3yo, 1 1/8 T  R8 CARD
4:55 ET  Dixiana Breeders' Fut G1, Kee, $400,000g, 2yo, 1 1/16 mi * R8 CARD

5:46 ET  Foxwoods Champagne S G1, Bel, $400,000g, 2yo, 1 miR10 CARD
5:14 ET  Frizette S G1 Bel, $400,000g, 2yo f, 1 mi *  R9 CARD
5:30 ET  Shadwell Turf Mile G1, Kee, $750,000g, 3+, 1 mi T * R9 CARD
5:30 ET  City of Hope G2, SA, $150,000, 3+, 1mi R4 CARD
6:05 ET  Indiana Derby G2, Ind, $500,000a, 3yo, 1 1/16 mi R10 CARD
6:50 ET  Indiana Oaks G2, Ind, $200,000a, 3yo f, 1 1/16 mi  R10 CARD

7:00 ET  L.A. Woman S, SA, $100,000g, 3+, f/m, 6.5f  R7 CARD 
7:04 ET  Hawthorne Derby G3, Haw, $200,000g, 3yo, 1 1/8 T R5 CARD
8:00 ET  Santa Anita Sprint Championship G1, SA, $250,000g, 3+, 6f * R9 CARD

More on today's races:
Champagne:  Honor Code's maiden win at Saratoga 8/31 
                        Strong Mandate's Hopeful Stakes win by 9 3/4
Sweet Reason looks sweet as Frizette favorite
Ranger tops deep Dixiana Breeders Futurity

Longchamp  - All times adjusted to EDT - times listed in Racing Post are London time
CARDS - All 7 Grade 1 cards Longchamp 1 pg - Arc Day
7:45 ET   Prix de l´Abbaye de Longchamp G1, 2yo+, T 5f    CARD         
8:20 ET   Total Prix Marcel Boussac - Criterium des Pouliches  G1, 2yo f T 1m CARD         
8:55 ET   Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere (Grand Criterium) G1 2yo C/F T 7f   CARD  
9:30 ET    Prix de l´Opera Longines  G1, 3yo+ f/m  T, 1m2f   CARD      
10:15 ET  Prix de l´Arc de Triomphe G1 3yo+ C/F/M T 1m4f   CARD   Replay - English        
11:40 ET  Qatar Prix de la Foret G1, 3yo+, T 7f  CARD     Replay - French       
12:10 ET  Qatar Prix du Cadran G1, 4yo+, T 2m4f   CARD     

More on Longchamp races
Orfevre gets last shot at redemption      Watch the Arc from DRF's Live Stream
Trust Treve to deliver in Paris

Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe
PREVIEW - Video - Part 1
PREVIEW - Video - Part 2
PREVIEW - Video - Part 3
Arc is going to be hot
Early field and odds for Arc
Dunaden and Green head Cup weights
St. Leger winner Leading Light to be added to Arc field
Early Arc predictions
Doyle: Al Kazeem will love Longchamp
Orfevre oozes class in Prix Foy - Emerges Arc favorite

North America
3:20 ET  Grey S, G3, WB, $150,000g, 2yo, 1 1/16 mi  R6 CARD
4:17 ET  Bourbon S G3, Kee, $150,000g, 2yo, 1 1/16 mi T * R7 CARD
4:24 ET  Durham Cup S  G3,WB, $150,000g, 3+, 1 1/8 R8 CARD
4:49 ET  Juddmonte Spinster S G1, Kee, $500,000g, 3+, f/m, 1 1/8 * R8 CARD
5:03 ET  Zuma Beach S, SA, $100,000g, 2yo, 1 mi T  R3 CARD
5:13 ET  Pilgrim S G3, Bel, $150,000g, 2yo, 1 1/16 mi T * R9  CARD
5:45 ET  Miss Grillo S G3, Bel, $150,000g, 2yo f, 1 1/16 mi T * R10 CARD
7:07 ET  Surfer Girl S, SA, $100,000g, 2yo f, 1 mi T  R7 CARD

More on today's races:
Emollient takes on elders in Spinster
Grass stars likely to emerge in Miss Grillo

 * = Breeders' Cup "Win & You're In"



International Racing Calendar

British Champions Day Oct 19
Web site:  Champions Day
PREVIEW - Video - Part 1
PREVIEW - Video - Part 2
More info - 2013 races to date in the series
British Champions Day fields taking shape

Cox Plate Oct. 26
Big time performers Atlantic Jewel, Shoot Out, Green Moon, It's A Dundeel, Norzitaand Super Cool head up the star-studded entries run at Moonee Valley on October 26.

Breeders Cup Nov. 1-2
Margarson trains eyes on Breeders Cup for Kristale
Breeders Cup Classic - contenders, pps

Melbourne Cup Nov. 5
PREVIEW - Part 1 - Video
PREVIEW - Part 2 - Video
Melbourne Cup winner Dunaden likely to carry top weight for 2013 edition
Field and Form info - Melbourne Cup
Willie Mullins takes plunge with borderline Simenon

Keeneland November Sale - Eblouissante and Groupie Doll
The Kronfield dispersal includes Eblouissante, the winning half-sister to Horse of the Year Zenyatta.
Andrew Beyer: Stands may be empty, but people are betting
Leroi relocating to England in 2014
Panther left panting as Grandeur shows gears
Frank Mitchell: Breeders in Japan have their eyes on the classic prize
Glen Boss is the right man for the occasion
Panther still Melbourne bound
Multipe Grade 1 winner Richard's Kid retired
Busy work day for top Churchill based 2 yos
Nicky Henderson sets exciting agenda for stable stars
Tampa Bay tops again in Florida host-track battle
An intriguing experience at Shadai Stallion Station and Northern Farm

Other News
World denied by Kizuna in Niel
Light leads the way to hand O'Brien fourth St. Leger
Security measures increased for Jockey Club Gold Cup
Sunshine Millions Preview added to Gulfstream calendar
Gustavian noses out All Together in Lonesome Glory
Stevens to ride Mucho Macho Man in Awesome Again
Mizdirection works over Santa Anita turf

Back in Time
Kincsem: The Mystery and Majesty of an Immortal - THE VAULT
A tip of the hat to Round Table 

Daily Racing Form
Great Britain - Ireland


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