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Pegasus races planned for Gulfstream and Santa Anita in 2024

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) After seven Pegasus World Cup events, it's evidently time for change.

1/ST Racing, which has hosted the entirety of the Pegasus series to this point at Gulfstream Park, is planning for two Pegasus days in 2024 - one at Gulfstream and the other at Santa Anita. Details aren't finalized and it's unclear how it would fit in the racing calendar, but 1/ST is planning for both dirt and turf Pegasus races as part of the Santa Anita program. (MORE)

Arabian Knight earns Baffert record 6th win in Southwest

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) Arabian Knight won the $750,000 Southwest Stakes by 5 1/2 lengths on Saturday at Oaklawn, giving Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert his record sixth victory in the race. (MORE)

Art Collector rolls to Pegasus World Cup win at Gulfstream

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) Art Collector came into the Pegasus World Cup Invitational with more winnings than any of the other 11 horses in the field.

And he left with the biggest prize of all. (MORE)

Flightline, Pletcher, Godolphin lead way at Eclipse Awards

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) Flightline ran away in all six of his races, and ran away with top honors at the Eclipse Awards on Thursday night. (MORE)

Trainer Bob Baffert's ban from racing in New York is over

(AP) -- Bob Baffert can once again enter horses at New York's major tracks.

The Hall of Fame trainer's one-year ban by the New York Racing Association ended Wednesday, allowing him to enter horses as soon as Thursday. (MORE)

Cyberknife picked as early favorite for $3 million Pegasus

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) Cyberknife is going into his finale as the favorite. (MORE)

Exercise rider killed in Florida horse track accident

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) An exercise rider at a Florida horse track died Saturday in a training accident, officials said. (MORE)

Jockey Manny Franco ties mark with 6 wins on Aqueduct card

NEW YORK (AP) Jockey Manny Franco tied a New York Racing Association record with six victories on Friday's nine-race card at Aqueduct.

The 28-year-old rider from Puerto Rico tied a mark shared by Hall of Famers Steve Cauthen, Angel Cordero Jr., Javier Castellano, Mike Smith and Ron Turcotte, as well as Dylan Davis. (MORE)

Correction: Franco-6 Wins story

NEW YORK (AP) In a story published Jan. 6, 2023, about jockey Manny Franco winning six races in one day at Aqueduct, The Associated Press, relying on information provided by the New York Racing Association, erroneously reported that Dylan Davis was one of several jockeys to have achieved the same feat, doing it twice in 2018. Davis rode six winners in one day once. (MORE)

Breeders' Cup returns to Santa Anita for record 11th time

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) The Breeders' Cup will return to Santa Anita for a record 11th time in 2023.

The world championships will mark their 40th anniversary next year on Nov. 3 and 4 at the Southern California track. (MORE)

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