Our weekly round-up of international horse racing snippets.
Mike Smith, heavily sanctioned after last year’s race for his use of the whip, also picked up another ban for causing interference on Charlatan.
Mike Smith was banned for nine days and forfeited an estimated $210,000 in prize-money when he rode Midnight Bisou last year.
Pegasus World Cup winner Knicks Go and Charlatan, trained by three-time winner Bob Baffert, head nominations for $12 million Dubai World Cup.
Confident noises coming from the trainer ahead of the world’s richest race in Riyadh.
The world’s richest race in Riyadh on February 20 has attracted more than 100 horses from nine different countries.
Trainer Bob Baffert says star four-year-old is headed for world’s richest race and will bypass the Pegasus World Cup.
A spectacular return at Santa Anita – and the highest Beyer of his career.