The 2018 Whitney Stakes

This Saturday is the Whitney Stakes at Saratoga Race Course and it’s no surprise to see a collection of Horse Country connections! This race is another step towards the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic, which will take place on November 3 right here in Kentucky at Churchill Downs!

  1. Tapwrit: owend by Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, Robert V. LaPenta, Bridlewood Farm, Gainsway Stable (Antony Beck), and Whisper Hill Farm. Sired by Tapit, who stands at Gainesway. Consigned by Denali Stud
  2. Backyard Heaven
  3. Dalmore
  4. Mind Your Biscuits
  5. Discreet Lover
  6. Diversify: consigned by WinStar
  7. Good Samaritan: Owned by .WinStar Farm, China Horse Club International, SF Racing, Head of Plains Partners Bred by WinStar Farm
  8. McCraken: Sired by Ghostzapper who stands at Adena Springs

 

You can watch these eight horses vie for the win on Saturday, August 4 on NBC Sports. Who will you be cheering for?