Entries by Matt Bisogno

Breeders’ Cup 2016: Punting Debrief

Breeders' Cup XXXIII (or 33, as we like to say over here) was a feast of high class racing action. Although many of the main characters, let alone the bit part players, would be unfamiliar to most European viewers, the quality and competitiveness of the racing will have shone through the cathode ray tube in even […]

Breeders’ Cup: Bankers or Blowouts?

Breeders’ Cup 2016: Bankers or Blowouts? The 2016 production of Breeders’ Cup poses as many questions as any of the 32 renewals that preceded it, with two days of high class closure promised against that film set backdrop of the San Gabriel mountains this weekend. Three of the most poignant riddles can be found where […]

Breeders’ Cup 2016 Pre-Entries Announced

The pre-entries for the 2016 Breeders’ Cup, hosted at Santa Anita, California, have been announced this afternoon. Europe has 28 of the pre-entries, though a number require luck to make the cut, and are currently hovering in the ‘Also Eligible’ lists. Aidan O’Brien is responsible for 18 of the European pre-entries, five of them cross-entered […]