Bravazo Continues to Prepare for Pegasus Start

Classic-placed Bravazo tuned up for the $3 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) with a five-furlong work Dec. 30 at Oaklawn Park for Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas and Calumet Farm, which bred and owns the son of Awesome Again. Source

10-9-8 … Counting Down Top Horses of The Decade

Before the ball drops in Times Square New Year’s Eve and the final seconds of the year are collectively announced, here is another countdown as the decade winds down: the top 10 horses of the past 10 years—in the humble view of this turf writer. Source

Brown, Franco, Klaravich Stables Secure NYRA Titles

Trainer Chad Brown notched his fifth consecutive NYRA year-end training title, jockey Manny Franco won his second consecutive riding crown, and Klaravich Stables led all owners as racing concluded for 2019 following the Dec. 31 card at Aqueduct . Source

British Idiom Breezes With Eye Toward February Return

Undefeated British Idiom, expected to be named Eclipse Award champion 2-year-old filly, returned to the work tab Dec. 29 for the first time since her neck victory in the Nov. 2 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) at Santa Anita Park.  Source