Breeders' Cup

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2010

    Lone Star Park: And They're Off!

    ‚ÄčThe crack of the bat. Allergies. Longer days. Bluebonnets. And, ah yes, the trumpet. Spring has definitely sprung. Tonight in Grand Prairie Lone Star Park kicks off another horse racing season with its $50,000 Premiere Stakes. The 6:30 post time will officially begin the track's 65-date seas ... More >>

  • News

    June 28, 2007

    Dark Horse

    Is Steve Asmussen the greatest racehorse trainer in America, or is he a cheater?

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2006

    Tip o' the Derby to Lone Star Parker

    This Saturday Lone Star Park's all-time top trainer Steve Asmussen will run two horses in the Kentucky Derby—Private Vow and Storm Treasure—and hope to erase a pretty dreadful record in classic competition. Asmussen, who's based in Texas, topped the U.S. trainer standings last year in wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2006

    Saddle Up

    Lone Star Park opened its 10th season of racing last night, but judging by the horse racing coverage in The Dallas Morning News, a rat peed on cotton somewhere in Grand Prairie. Ten years, folks—at a time when horse racing is struggling to survive as a spectator sport in various parts of the c ... More >>

  • News

    November 4, 2004

    A Day at the Races

    Plus: D-Day at the DMN; Dirty Deed

  • Calendar

    October 28, 2004

    Horse With No Shame

    Six Perfections gallops into Lone Star Park

  • Best of Dallas

    October 14, 2004

    Best Sports Event

    Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships

  • Calendar

    September 30, 2004

    Howl at the Moon

    Or just enjoy a traditional Japanese Otsukimi

  • News

    January 29, 2004

    Good as Cash

    The unlikely story of the greatest Texas athlete you've never heard of

  • Music

    September 25, 2003

    The Negro Problem

    More flamboyant than Liberace, Turbonegro has come to reclaim the States

  • News

    April 18, 2002

    After the Fall

    Marlon St. Julien regains his winning form at Lone Star Park