Keying Calculator in the Daytona Stakes

Stormy Liberal (#4) winning the Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint - (Photo by Kazushi Ishida/Eclipse Sportswire/Breeders Cup) Over the last couple of years, trainer Peter Miller has enjoyed a strong success rate with horses running over the unique 6 ½-furlong downhill turf course at Santa Anita. That dominance will be on display this Saturday when Miller sends out three of the seven starters in the $150,000 Daytona Stakes (gr. III) going down the hill at Santa Anita, and it’s [...]

Drefong a clear favorite in Breeders’ Cup Sprint

Drefong is well clear at the finish of the Forego Stakes at Saratoga. Photo: Coglianese Photos/Chelsea Durand Last time Drefong started at Del Mar, he threw his jockey off at the gap shortly after the start of the Bing Crosby Stakes (G1). A repeat of that seems the most likely way he would be stopped from defending his Breeders’ Cup Sprint (G1) title. Since finishing fifth on debut as a 2-year-old, Baoma Corporation’s Gio Ponti colt has won [...]