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Videos:

Closer Look at Pegasus World Cup Turf Favorite Magic Wand 01:43
Jeff Siegel and Millie Ball take a closer look at world traveler Magic Wand to gauge how last year's 2nd place finisher in the Pegasus World Cup Turf has settled into Gulfstream Park a 2nd time around.
Magic Wand Galloped at Gulfstream Park on January 24th, 2020 02:15
Magic Wand galloped at Gulfstream Park on January 24th, 2020 for trainer Aidan O'Brien. The world traveler is the morning line favorite in the Pegasus World Cup Turf.
Magic Wand Galloped at Gulfstream Park on January 23rd, 2020 07:38
Magic Wand galloped at Gulfstream Park on January 23rd, 2020, for trainer Aidan O'Brien. The Irish invader is the morning line favorite in the Pegasus World Cup Turf presented by Runhappy.
Magical Defeats Magic Wand and Anthony Van Dyck in the Irish Champion Stakes 02:10
Magical defeated the males in the Irish Champion Stakes. Fellow Breeders' Cup hopeful Anthony Van Dyck finished 3rd. Courtesy: Racing TV
Magic Wand Galloped at Gulfstream Park on January 25th, 2019 08:10
Magic Wand galloped at Gulfstream Park on January 25th, 2019, for trainer Aidan O'Brien. Magic Wand will make her next start in the Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational.
Magic Wand Galloped at Gulfstream Park on January 24th, 2019 for the Pegasus World Cup Turf 07:54
The Irish invader Magic Wand galloped at Gulfstream Park on January 24th, 2019 for trainer Aidan O'Brien in advance of the Pegasus World Cup Turf.
Magic Wand Galloped at Gulfstream Park on January 23rd, 2019 04:27
Magic Wand galloped at Gulfstream Park on January 23rd, 2019, for trainer Aidan O'Brien. Magic Wand is 9/2 on the morning line for her next start in the Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational at Gulfstream Park.
Magic Wand and Hunting Horn Arrived at Gulfstream Park on January 20th, 2019 01:32
Magic Wand and Hunting Horn arrived at Gulfstream Park on January 20th, 2019, for trainer Aidan O'Brien. Magic Wand will make his next start in the Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational.
Path to the Pegasus Episode 2: Get to Know the Contenders for this Year's Pegasus World Cup and Pegasus World Cup Turf 05:19
Get to know some of the most intriguing contenders in the year's Turf and Dirt divisions of the Pegasus World Cup including Gunnevera, Kukulkan, Accelerate, Audible, Magic Wand, Aerolithe and Yoshida.

Blogs:

Now that the calendars have been flipped over to July, it’s time for my list of the Top 10 performances by a Thoroughbred in the United States during the first half of 2020. When there were just a handful of tracks conducting live racing for several weeks earlier this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, […]

The 2020 Kentucky Derby originally was scheduled to be held on May 2. But due to the insidious coronavirus that has wreaked havoc on millions of lives, this year’s Run for the Roses has been shifted to Sept. 5. The Arkansas Derby initially was to have been run on April 11. But after the May […]

Mucho Gusto, Midnight Bisou, Maximum Security and McKinzie are ranked 1-2-3-4 in this week’s first National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) Top Thoroughbred Poll of 2020. And these four outstanding equine athletes are scheduled to clash on Feb. 29 in the richest race on the planet, the new $20 million Saudi Cup. The results for this […]

The 2020 Pegasus, fourth renewal of the event, struggled through early rounds while taking several potent jabs to the face. First, in a single, delayed announcement, the race’s purse was reduced from $7 million to $3 million and hopefuls were informed that starters in both the Pegasus World Cup Turf and Pegasus World Cup Invitational […]

City of Light’s dominating Pegasus World Cup Invitational score Saturday puts him alongside previous race winners in what ultimately could become an equine pantheon. As the third winner of the fledgling event ‘Light joins previous Pegasus champs Arrogate and Gun Runner, both considered the best active dirt horses in the world when they won the […]

Trainer Bob Baffert has done something in the sport of Thoroughbred racing that has not received anywhere close to the attention it deserves. In fact, it has not received much attention at all. If something similar had happened in the NFL, NBA or MLB, it would be a very big deal. But in horse racing, […]

Below is the late Pick 4 ticket for January 26th, 2019 at Gulfstream Park. The $24 ticket is a touch more than I usually spend, but felt it was well worth it with a 20-1 single in the sequence. Race 9 Unbridled Juan (#9, 8-1) appears to be better than ever and loves this one mile distance. He is […]

Late Saturday night, after 10 horses have competed in the inaugural running of the $7 million Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational and 12 others have met in the third edition of the $9 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational, and following an evening with rapper Snoop Dogg and DJ Mark Ronson in the Pegasus LIV Stretch […]

$1 MILLION JUVENILE TURF SPRINT (FRIDAY)   SOLDIER’S CALL (9-2 on Mike Battaglia’s morning line) This 2-year-old finished close third in Group I race vs. elders   SERGEI PROKOFIEV (6-1) Strong late surge to prevail at the Group III level in England   BULLETIN (10-1) City Zip colt zipped to 7-length grass dash victory in […]

Nyquist last year became the eighth undefeated Kentucky Derby winner. Of the 142 Kentucky Derby winners, these are the eight who emerged from the Run for the Roses with an undefeated record: 1915 Regret 1922 Morvich 1969 Majestic Prince 1977 Seattle Slew 2004 Smarty Jones 2006 Barbaro 2008 Big Brown 2016 Nyquist Will there be […]

  Are you ready for 2019? You’d better be. It’s coming. Like it or not. And, as they say, ‘Time, like the subway, waits for no one.’ This past season was a good one. We had Justify, a Triple Crown winner, only the 13th in history. What’s that you say? Not a big deal? OK. […]

On June 9 at 6:50 p.m. Eastern Time at Belmont Park, the 2018 Belmont Stakes began. Ten 3-year-olds, including Justify, broke from the starting gate. That would be the final time Justify will ever leave a starting gate. Exactly 2:28.18 later, Justify crossed the finish line, a winner by 1 3/4 lengths to become the […]

How quickly the Kentucky Derby picture can change. Fans of the sport each year certainly are entertained by the many twists and turns on the Derby trail. There were three races on the Road to the Kentucky Derby last Saturday. They were Gulfstream Park’s Grade II Holy Bull at 1 1/16 miles, Santa Anita’s Grade […]

The selections contained within are geared to rolling exotic players.  The basic strategy is to isolate those horses that should be included in rolling daily doubles, pick-3s, pick-4s, pick-5s, and pick-6. ​It is recommended that Jeff’s selections be used to augment the reader’s own personal handicapping, though excellent results can be achieved by applying the exact rolling exotic […]

The selections contained within are geared to rolling exotic players.  The basic strategy is to isolate those horses that should be included in rolling daily doubles, pick-3s, pick-4s, pick-5s, and pick-6. ​It is recommended that Jeff’s selections be used to augment the reader’s own personal handicapping, though excellent results can be achieved by applying the exact rolling exotic […]