April 12, 2021

Uni – 2019 Champion Turf Female

January 23, 2020 0

A Breeders’ Cup Mile (G1) victory propelled Uni to the champion turf female title, giving trainer Chad Brown a sweep of the turf awards led by Horse of the Year Bricks and Mortar. Uni’s lifetime […]

British Idiom – 2019 Champion 2-Year-Old Filly

January 23, 2020 0

Continuing the vice-like grip of Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (G1) winners in the Eclipse Awards balloting, unbeaten British Idiom was honored as divisional champion in a landslide vote. British Idiom’s lifetime past performances courtesy of […]

Winston C – 2019 Champion Steeplechaser

January 23, 2020 0

Although not often replicable elsewhere and vice versa, the Saratoga form last summer of Winston C was enough to propel the 5-year-old gelding to champion steeplechaser honors for owner Hudson River Farm and Hall of […]

Chad Brown – 2019 Outstanding Trainer

January 23, 2020 0

After another banner season in 2019, Chad Brown received his fourth consecutive Eclipse Award for outstanding trainer. He established a new North American earnings record of $31,112,144, and trained 20 Grade 1 winners. Brown won […]

Four quibbles with Eclipse Award finalists

January 6, 2020 2

My Eclipse Award ballot largely comports with the finalists announced on Saturday, and only a few of the discrepancies raised an eyebrow. Turf male Mo Forza came as a bit of a curveball as a […]

The 2019 Best of Hanson Anthology

December 23, 2019 0

‘Tis the season to be with family and friends, and/or if you’re so inclined, with reading material while sitting by a warm fire with a mug of hot chocolate. Continuing a tradition started in 2015, […]

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