Copyright 2020 Zayat Racing StablesDesert Stone gave Zayat Stables their first stakes winner of 2020 with a thrilling victory in Saturday's $200,000 San Gabriel S. (G2)..., 04 Jan 2020 21:14:00 GMT2020-01-04T21:14:00Desert Storm rolls late to take San Gabriel S. (G3)Challah's switch from turf to dirt paid immediate dividends on Nov. 23 when the 3-year-old Zayat Stables colorbearer won a one-mile maiden race..., 24 Nov 2019 09:16:00 GMT2019-11-24T09:16:00Challah breaks maiden at Del Mar in first main track outingZayat Stables unleashed a dynamic 2-year-old colt Saturday at Saratoga in the name of Gozilla, who powered his way to a 4 1/2-length maiden special weight win..., 10 Aug 2019 19:31:00 GMT2019-08-10T19:31:00Gozilla named a TDN Rising Star after stellar Saratoga debutZyramid kicked away from the field in upper stretch to draw off to a three-length maiden special weight win Saturday at Saratoga..., 14 Jul 2019 14:06:00 GMT2019-07-14T14:06:00Zyramid tallies sharp Saratoga maiden special weight scoreLemoona's eye-catching rally in the final furlong earned the 4-year-old Zayat Stables her first stakes victory in Sunday's $79,000 Possibly Perfect S..., 16 Jun 2019 21:02:00 GMT2019-06-16T21:02:00Lemoona's big rally carries her to Possibly Perfect S. winMajid continued his climb up the class ladder Saturday at Belmont Park when the Zayat Stables colt scored his first stakes win in the $150,000 Easy Goer S..., 08 Jun 2019 19:58:00 GMT2019-06-08T19:58:00Majid holds off all comers to take $150,000 Easy Goer S.Zayat Stables' multiple stakes-winning colt Gidu returned from his winter break with a game victory in a $100,000 turf allowance June 7 at Belmont Park..., 07 Jun 2019 22:00:00 GMT2019-06-07T22:00:00Gidu returns in style at Belmont ParkZayat Stables LLC's promising young colt showed his grit in winning the $75,000 Eddie Logan S. on Dec. 28 at Santa Anita..., 29 Dec 2018 12:10:00 GMT2018-12-29T12:10:00Bob and Jackie digs deep to take Eddie Logan S.Zayat Stables' homebred Nanoosh scored his third straight win with a thrilling win in the Nov. 21 Zia Park Derby..., 21 Nov 2018 21:29:00 GMT2018-11-21T21:29:00Nanoosh gets first stakes win in $250K Zia Park DerbyZayat Stables' Flashly closed with a big rush in the final furlong to take her July 8 debut at Arlington Park by nearly three lengths for trainer Wayne Catalano..., 08 Jul 2018 18:30:00 GMT2018-07-08T18:30:00Flashly sharp in debut on Arlington turfHammerin Aamer got a stiff challenge from Mr. Dougie Fresh in a 1 1/16-mile allowance June 9 at Belmont Park..., 10 Jun 2018 19:48:00 GMT2018-06-10T19:48:00Hammerin Aamer wins duel to take Belmont allowanceZayat Stables' 3-year-old colt Desert Stone (IRE) won his second consecutive race on June 1 at Santa Anita Park..., 02 Jun 2018 09:11:00 GMT2018-06-02T09:11:00Desert Stone takes second straight on Santa Anita turfTake Notice topped a full field of 12 in a seven furlong maiden special weight contest May 28 at Churchill Downs, leading all the way..., 29 May 2018 08:26:00 GMT2018-05-29T08:26:00Take Notice battles to Churchill Downs maiden special weight winGidu (IRE) chalked up his second straight stakes win on May 26 with a game score in the $100,000 Paradise Creek S. over the Belmont Park turf course..., 26 May 2018 22:05:00 GMT2018-05-26T22:05:00Ascot possible for Gidu after Paradise Creek S. winMojgan emerged with the lead from a four-way speed duel about three furlongs from the wire on the way to her May 17 maiden special weight win..., 17 May 2018 19:37:00 GMT2018-05-17T19:37:00Mojgan sprints to Santa Anita maiden special weight winIrish-bred Desert Stone trailed for the first six furlongs in his maiden-breaking win Friday at Santa Anita Park..., 12 May 2018 14:01:00 GMT2018-05-12T14:01:00Desert Stone goes last to first to break maidenIrish Territory (IRE) scored a half-length maiden special weight win on Kentucky Derby day at Churchill Downs after a crafty ride from Junior Alvarado..., 06 May 2018 10:29:00 GMT2018-05-06T10:29:00Impressive maiden win for Irish Territory on Derby DayZayat Stables' talented colt Solomini will have to overcome the wide post position draw if he is to win Saturday's $2 million Kentucky Derby..., 01 May 2018 20:44:00 GMT2018-05-01T20:44:00Solomini draws post 17 for Kentucky Derby 144Solomini had his final pre-Kentucky Derby (G1) workout at Santa Anita Park on April 29, covering six furlongs in 1:14 3/5 for trainer Bob Baffert..., 29 Apr 2018 15:23:00 GMT2018-04-29T15:23:00Solomini turns in final work for Kentucky Derby 144Zayat Stables' King Kranz remained undefeated in 2018 with another hard-fought allowance win by a neck over Angry Moon on April 19 at Aqueduct Racetrack..., 21 Apr 2018 12:30:00 GMT2018-04-21T12:30:00King Kranz wins second straight Aqueduct allowanceJess I Am got his second win of 2018 on April 15 over a sloppy Keeneland racetrack, winning the 1 1/8-mile allowance contest over a very solid group of older males..., 17 Apr 2018 17:13:00 GMT2018-04-17T17:13:00Jess I Am tops tough Keeneland allowance fieldLegend Emma's (IRE) heart-pounding maiden win by a nose on the Gulfstream Park turf course on March 31 ranked as one of the most thrilling wins this year..., 31 Mar 2018 19:47:00 GMT2018-03-31T19:47:00Legend Emma full of heart in Gulfstream Park maiden winZayat Stables' homebred 3-year-old filly Lezendary was brilliant in the $100,000 Cicada S. on March 25 at Aqueduct, rolling to a four-length victory..., 25 Mar 2018 16:39:00 GMT2018-03-25T16:39:00Lezendary looks super in Cicada S. victoryZayat Stables LLC’s Dontmesswithjoanne made a huge move in the final furlong to take the $60,000 Red Camelia S. on the Fair Grounds' turf course on St. Patrick's Day..., 18 Mar 2018 15:33:00 GMT2018-03-18T15:33:00Dontmesswithjoanne breaks through in Red Camelia S.King Kranz, who had been away from the races for some 10 months, returned a winner with a valiant nose victory over Very Very Stella in a six-furlong allowance March 16 at Aqueduct..., 17 Mar 2018 15:09:00 GMT2018-03-17T15:09:00King Kranz wins 2018 debut in thrilling fashionGidu, an Irish-bred son of the incomparable Frankel, scored his first stakes win March 10 at Tampa Bay Downs with a nearly two-length victory in the $75,000 Columbia S..., 10 Mar 2018 21:04:00 GMT2018-03-10T21:04:00Gidu (IRE) gets first stakes win in Tampa's Columbia S.Nileator sprang out of the gate and made the lead in the first 100 yards en route to his one-length victory Feb. 18 over the Gulfstream Park turf course..., 19 Feb 2018 22:46:00 GMT2018-02-19T22:46:00Nileator leads all the way to take Gulfstream Park turf allowanceZayat Stables' Jess I Am, a 5-year-old homebred son of Eskendereya, won his second race of the current Fair Grounds meet on Feb. 17 in a tight four-way photo..., 18 Feb 2018 15:16:00 GMT2018-02-18T15:16:00Jess I Am wins tight allowance contest at Fair GroundsEgyptian Pioneer tallied a dominating 10 3/4-length maiden victory Feb. 17 over the off-going at Aqueduct at the 1-5 favorite in the one-mile contest for 3-year-olds..., 18 Feb 2018 14:39:00 GMT2018-02-18T14:39:00Egyptian Pioneer on cruise control in maiden winZayat Stables' graded stakes-placed pair of Solomini and Gidu top a list of the stable's 3-year-olds nominated to the 2018 Triple Crown..., 02 Feb 2018 21:20:00 GMT2018-02-02T21:20:00Solomini, Gidu top Zayat Triple Crown nomineesDontmesswithjoanne started off 2018 with a 1 1/2-length allowance victory Jan. 15 at Fair Grounds, coming from last to first in the final quarter-mile..., 16 Jan 2018 09:55:00 GMT2018-01-16T09:55:00Dontmesswithjoanne scores on Fair Grounds turfZayat Stables' 3-year-old filly lived up to her pre-race billing with a dominating 9 1/2-length win in a one-mile allowance contest Jan. 15 at Oaklawn Park..., 15 Jan 2018 13:54:00 GMT2018-01-15T13:54:00Sassy Sienna coasts to huge win at Oaklawn ParkLezendary kicked off her 3-year-old campaign with a visually impressive 5 1/4-length maiden special weight victory Jan. 14 at Aqueduct..., 14 Jan 2018 17:01:00 GMT2018-01-14T17:01:00Lezendary wins 2018 debut in styleZayat Stables' classy juvenile colt Solomini was named a finalist for the 2017 2-year-old Male Eclipse Award..., 07 Jan 2018 10:13:00 GMT2018-01-07T10:13:00Solomini a finalist for 2YO Male Eclipse AwardGidu, a beautifully-bred son of the European Horse of the Year Frankel (GB), was very impressive in his maiden win Dec. 23 on the Gulfstream Park turf course, galloping out to score by 3 1/4-lengths..., 24 Dec 2017 17:50:00 GMT2017-12-24T17:50:00Gidu (IRE) excels on Gulfstream Park turfZayat Stables' homebred 3-year-old colt Glennrichment wore down Grecian Prince in the long Laurel Park stretch to get his second career win..., 16 Dec 2017 12:00:00 GMT2017-12-16T12:00:00Glennrichment prevails at snowy Laurel ParkLemoona drew off to a 6 1/2-length maiden special weight win in the finale at Aqueduct in Dec. 7 to give the 2-year-old filly trained by Bill Mott a promising head start on her 2018 campaign..., 09 Dec 2017 10:24:00 GMT2017-12-09T10:24:00Lemoona is much the best in her maiden winJess I Am made a triumphant return to the races on Nov. 25 at Fair Grounds with a game neck victory in an “about” 1 1/16-mile allowance race on the turf..., 25 Nov 2017 20:25:00 GMT2017-11-25T20:25:00Jess I Am returns a winner at Fair GroundsZayat Stables' 2-year-old filly Danyelli turned in a stellar performance in winning a 6 1/2-furlong maiden special weight win Friday at Aqueduct..., 25 Nov 2017 09:43:00 GMT2017-11-25T09:43:00Danyelli sparkles in Aqueduct maiden victoryHammerin Aamer, who has never finished worse than third this year, turned in his most impressive start of 2017 on Nov. 13 at Laurel with a dominating front-running score..., 14 Nov 2017 16:11:00 GMT2017-11-14T16:11:00Hammerin Aamer rolls by 7 1/4-length in Laurel allowanceZayat Stables' homebred 2-year-old colt Jersey Bullet rallied the back of the field in the final half-mile to break his maiden in his debut Nov. 13..., 14 Nov 2017 15:56:00 GMT2017-11-14T15:56:00Jersey Bullet goes from last to first in electrifying debut winNanoosh made his first start on the turf a winning one on Oct. 13 at Keeneland when the 2-year-old Zayat Stables homebred colt took the one-mile affair by three lengths..., 13 Oct 2017 20:58:00 GMT2017-10-13T20:58:00Homebred Nanoosh rallies strongly to take Keeneland MdSpWtDontmesswithjoanne closed with a flourish in the final quarter-mile to snag victory by a nose in a Churchill Downs turf allowance race on Sept. 24..., 24 Sep 2017 19:35:00 GMT2017-09-24T19:35:00Dontmesswithjoanne wins thriller on Churchill Downs turfZayat Stables' 2-year-old colt Ezmosh battled his way to two-length maiden special weight score Sept. 16 at Churchill Downs in just his third lifetime start..., 16 Sep 2017 17:28:00 GMT2017-09-16T17:28:00One-turn mile suits Ezmosh in maiden special weight victorySolomini made his debut at Del Mar on Sept. 2 a winning one with a 1 3/4-length maiden special weight victory for Zayat Stables and trainer Bob Baffert..., 02 Sep 2017 20:25:00 GMT2017-09-02T20:25:00Solomini draws off in Del Mar unveilingZayat Stables’ 2-year-old colt Zatter was very sharp in his maiden special weight debut Aug. 20 at Del Mar, winning the six-furlong contest by 1 ½-lengths over St Patrick’s Day..., 23 Aug 2017 14:38:00 GMT2017-08-23T14:38:00Zatter looks special in Del Mar debut winMojovation came out of the gate in front and never looked back en route to a two-length win as the 4-5 favorite in an $83,000 maiden special weight contest for 2-year-olds July 29 at Saratoga..., 29 Jul 2017 14:03:00 GMT2017-07-29T14:03:00Mojovation lives up to billing in sparkling Saratoga debutZayat Stables' homebred 3-year-old filly My Sweet Stella led all the way in a 1 1/16-mile Churchill Downs allowance contest on June 24..., 25 Jun 2017 08:10:00 GMT2017-06-25T08:10:00My Sweet Stella sharp in Churchill Downs scoreZayat Stables' Aquamarine made his first start for Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas April 22 at Keeneland and came away a half-length winner..., 23 Apr 2017 16:38:00 GMT2017-04-23T16:38:00Aquamarine a worthy Keeneland allowance winnerDivine Shift was in a class by himself in his eight-length maiden special weight win on Friday at Oaklawn Park..., 15 Apr 2017 13:04:00 GMT2017-04-15T13:04:00Divine Shift soars in Oaklawn Park maiden special weightThe Zayat Scholarship, a scholarship at New York University for journalism students interested in writing about thoroughbred horse racing, has been funded and in full force since the summer of 2016..., 11 Apr 2017 09:53:00 GMT2017-04-11T09:53:00The Zayat family reveals recipients of the New York University Zayat scholarshipZayat Stables' 2017 Triple Crown-nominated colt Glennrichment earned his diploma March 5 at Aqueduct with a front-running, 4 1/4-length tally in a one mile maiden special weight affair..., 08 Mar 2017 22:46:00 GMT2017-03-08T22:46:00Homebred Glennrichment zips to eye-catching MdSpWt winZayat Stables, known more for racing than selling, will test the juvenile sales market scene with six horses purchased by the operation as yearlings last fall expected to go under the hammer at the Mar. 1 Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream Sale..., 23 Feb 2017 22:29:00 GMT2017-02-23T22:29:00Zayats test juvenile marketJazzy Times withstood some stout early pace pressure to emerge victorious in a six-furlong Oaklawn Park allowance on Feb. 23..., 23 Feb 2017 22:04:00 GMT2017-02-23T22:04:00Jazzy Times back to winning waysZayat Stables welcomed their first foal by their Triple Crown Champion and Horse of the Year American Pharoah on Jan. 19 when J Z Now foaled a chestnut filly at Lane's End Farm..., 23 Jan 2017 19:56:00 GMT2017-01-23T19:56:00Zayat's first American Pharoah foal is a fillyFollowing a solid series of workouts over the past two months, Zayat Stables' Aquamarine came away a two-length maiden special weight debut winner Friday at Santa Anita Park..., 13 Jan 2017 19:26:00 GMT2017-01-13T19:26:00Aquamarine scores at first asking at Santa AnitaHammerin Aamer, making his first start beyond 6 1/2-furlongs, came through with a 1 1/2-length victory in a one-mile maiden race on Jan. 13 at Laurel Park..., 13 Jan 2017 16:09:00 GMT2017-01-13T16:09:00Hammerin Aamer stretches out for maiden victoryThe Seitz family's Brookdale Farm in Versailles, KY, happily announces the arrival of what is believed to be the first foal of the initial crop of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah..., 03 Jan 2017 17:43:00 GMT2017-01-03T17:43:00First foal is a colt for American PharoahZayat Stables' homebred 3-year-old Jess I Am was much the best in his Saturday win at Aqueduct, powering to a 6 3/4-length victory after assuming command near the top of the stretch..., 04 Dec 2016 12:47:00 GMT2016-12-04T12:47:00Jess I Am rolls in Aqueduct maiden special weightMighty Moses was tested the entire way of his one mile allowance contest on Nov. 27 at Aqueduct, but the 3-year-old Zayat Stables runner proved up to the task..., 28 Nov 2016 10:15:00 GMT2016-11-28T10:15:00Mighty Moses battles to victory in Aqueduct allowanceZayat Stables' 2-year-old filly Dontmesswithjoanne sparkled in her career debut Saturday at Churchill Downs, exploding in the stretch to win the one-mile maiden special weight turf contest by 5 ¾-lengths..., 27 Nov 2016 11:17:00 GMT2016-11-27T11:17:00Dontmesswithjoanne dominates in debut at Churchill DownsZayat Stables' homebred 2-year-old filly My Sweet Stella led at every point of call in her Oct. 20 maiden special weight victory at Keeneland, coming home a 2 3/4-length winner..., 20 Oct 2016 17:17:00 GMT2016-10-20T17:17:00My Sweet Stella leads all the way on Keeneland turfW. C. Racing and Zayat Stables' 2-year-old colt Dangerfield earned plenty of respect with a dominating 4 1/4-length win in Saturday's $55,000 Oak Tree Juvenile S..., 02 Oct 2016 17:02:00 GMT2016-10-02T17:02:00Dangerfield comes up big in Oak Tree JuvenileZayat Stables' Mighty Moses found his best stride in the Belmont Park stretch en route to a three-length maiden special weight victory on Oct. 2..., 02 Oct 2016 08:36:00 GMT2016-10-02T08:36:00Mighty Moses sharp in Belmont MdSpWt tallyZayat Stables LLC’s Indiana Oaks (G2) runner-up Emmzy was assigned the outside post in a field of eight 3-year-old fillies in Saturday night’s $100,000 Dogwood S..., 21 Sep 2016 16:12:00 GMT2016-09-21T16:12:00Emmzy draws post 8 for Saturday's Dogwood S.Zayat Stables' Insta Erma won her second consecutive turf allowance contest Sept. 15 at Belmont Park, scoring by one length in the seven-furlong affair..., 16 Sep 2016 14:23:00 GMT2016-09-16T14:23:00Insta Erma wins second straight in Belmont allowanceZayat Stables' flashy maiden special weight winner American Cleopatra drew post three for Saturday's $300,000 Del Mar Debutante (G1)..., 02 Sep 2016 21:06:00 GMT2016-09-02T21:06:00American Cleopatra among favorites in Del Mar Debutante (G1)Zayat Stables' Cairo Healer bested a field of 10 first-time starters in a 5 1/2-furlong maiden speical weight affair at Del Mar..., 28 Aug 2016 19:39:00 GMT2016-08-28T19:39:00Cairo Healer victorious in Del Mar maiden special weight debutThe recent Arqana August Yearling Sale witnessed a flurry of international activity. One name that jumped off the list of buyers was that of Zayat Stables..., 18 Aug 2016 21:58:00 GMT2016-08-18T21:58:00TDN Q & A: Ahmed ZayatAmerican Cleopatra, a 2-year-old full sister to 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah, was simply sensational in her Sunday debut at Del Mar..., 31 Jul 2016 19:33:00 GMT2016-07-31T19:33:00American Cleopatra dazzles in Del Mar debutZayat Stables' Jazzy Times overwhelmed his competition in a 6 1/2-furlong allowance race at Del Mar on Sunday..., 31 Jul 2016 18:35:00 GMT2016-07-31T18:35:00Jazzy Times gives Zayat a Sunday double at Del MarMaking her first start around two turns, Zayat Stables' Emmzy battled to a game half-length victory in a $56,000 maiden special weight affair at Santa Anita Park..., 13 Jun 2016 10:17:53 GMT2016-06-13T10:17:53Emmzy rallies for Santa Anita MdSpWt victoryZayat Stables is back at Belmont Park a year after American Pharoah's historic Triple Crown, this time with a El Kabier and Justin Squared in a pair of graded stakes..., 09 Jun 2016 15:04:00 GMT2016-06-09T15:04:00El Kabeir, Justin Squared primed for graded stakesZayat Stables' sensational sprinter Justin Squared rolled to another front-running victory in Saturday's $100,000 Chick Lang S. over a muddy Pimlico racetrack..., 21 May 2016 16:20:00 GMT2016-05-21T16:20:00Justin Squared still undefeated after scintillating Chick Lang S. scoreOne year after American Pharoah won the Kentucky Derby (G1), Zayat Stables had another 3-year-old colt emerge victorious at Churchill Downs...“star”-in-his-derby-day-debut.htmlSun, 08 May 2016 11:36:00 GMT2016-05-08T11:36:00Jazzy Times a “star” in his Derby Day debutKing Kranz rallied in the stretch over a sloppy Belmont Park track on May 6 to take the $100,000 Gold Fever S. for 3-year-olds to give the Zayat Stables colt his second career stakes victory..., 06 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT2016-05-06T12:00:00King Kranz surges to victory in $100,000 Gold Fever S.Zayat Stables' Justin Squared, a sparkling maiden winner last September, made his first start since that victory on Thursday, and came away with another stellar outing..., 22 Apr 2016 16:31:00 GMT2016-04-22T16:31:00Justin Squared returns with big effort at Los AlZayat Stables' homebred filly Insta Erma looked ultra-sharp in her 2 ½-length score in a Gulfstream Park turf allowance score on April 10..., 10 Apr 2016 11:12:00 GMT2016-04-10T11:12:00Insta Erma sharp in turf allowance scoreZayat Stables' homebred filly My Celeste sprinted to a 1 1/2-length maiden special weight score at Gulfstream Park..., 25 Mar 2016 11:03:00 GMT2016-03-25T11:03:00Gulfstream Park turf MdSpWt goes to My CelesteThe final crowning achievement on American Pharoah’s historic racing career came on Saturday evening when the recently-retired colt was honored with Eclipse Awards for 2015 Horse of the Year and 3-year-old Male..., 16 Jan 2016 22:00:00 GMT2016-01-16T22:00:00American Pharoah takes home Horse of the Year, 3-year-old Male Eclipse AwardsThe 45th Eclipse Awards, held Saturday evening at Gulfstream Park, was a night full of awards, but maybe none so satisfying as Ahmed Zayat’s Zayat Stables winning the Breeder of the Year Eclipse..., 16 Jan 2016 21:58:00 GMT2016-01-16T21:58:00Breeder of the Year Eclipse kicks off wonderful night for ZayatZayat Stables’ 2015 Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) winner American Pharoah head the list of nominees for the 2015 Eclipse Awards..., 06 Jan 2016 21:24:00 GMT2016-01-06T21:24:00American Pharoah, Zayat finalists for 2015 Eclipse AwardsZayat Stables celebrated New Year’s Day when their 3-year-old colt King Kranz took the $125,000 Lost in the Fog S. at Aqueduct..., 01 Jan 2016 16:40:00 GMT2016-01-01T16:40:00King Kranz wins inaugural Lost in the Fog S. at AqueductMaimonides, the Grade 1-placed juvenile and half-brother to El Corredor and Roman Ruler, will stand the 2016 breeding season at Hand Ride Stables in Dublin, Ohio. Owned by Zayat Stables, Maimonides’s fee has been set at $2,500 S&N..., 22 Dec 2015 12:24:00 GMT2015-12-22T12:24:00Maimonides to Hand Ride Stables in Ohio for 2016The 2015 Big Sport of Turfdom Award – recognizing a person or group of people who enhance coverage of Thoroughbred racing through cooperation with media and racing publicists – has been awarded to the connections of American Pharoah..., 17 Nov 2015 12:00:00 GMT2015-11-17T12:00:00Team American Pharoah wins Big Sport of Turfdom AwardZayat Stables’ multiple graded stakes winner El Kabeir won what was arguably the most exciting race of his career in Saturday’s $100,000 City of Laurel S..., 15 Nov 2015 11:06:00 GMT2015-11-15T11:06:00El Kabeir wins thriller in $100K City of Laurel S.Zayat Stables’ brilliant 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah closed out his career in magnificent fashion with a record-setting performance in the $5 million Breeder’s Cup Classic (G1)...’-cup-classic-(g1).htmlSat, 31 Oct 2015 19:43:00 GMT2015-10-31T19:43:00American Pharoah spectacular in Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1)In what promises to be as dramatic as a Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) in the 32-year history of the race, Zayat Stables’ American Pharoah will attempt to end his brilliant career with a win in the $5 million dollar race..., 26 Oct 2015 22:35:00 GMT2015-10-26T22:35:00American Pharoah aims for immortality in BC Classic (G1)Zayat Stables’ Triple Crown champ American Pharoah breezed seven furlongs Wednesday morning at Santa Anita Park..., 15 Oct 2015 10:15:00 GMT2015-10-15T10:15:00American Pharoah works 7 furlongs at Santa Anita (with video)Triple Crown winner American Pharoah atop the eighth edition of the Longines World's Best Racehorse Rankings for 2015, which were released on Oct. 8..., 09 Oct 2015 09:41:00 GMT2015-10-09T09:41:00American Pharoah retains world Number 1 rankingIn a sparkling debut Saturday at Del Mar, Zayat Stables’ 2-year-old colt Justin Squared zipped to a 5 1/2-length victory in a 5 ½-furlong maiden special weight affair..., 05 Sep 2015 23:11:00 GMT2015-09-05T23:11:00Justin Squared a Rising Star at Del MarDespite losing for the first time in 2015, American Pharoah had trained Bob Baffert looking forward the morning after finished a very game second in Saturday’s Travers...“great”-the-day-after-travers.htmlSun, 30 Aug 2015 20:16:00 GMT2015-08-30T20:16:00American Pharoah “great” the day after TraversZayat Stables has committed to donating a percentage of American Pharoah's purse earnings for the remainder of his racing career to New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program..., 26 Aug 2015 18:54:00 GMT2015-08-26T18:54:00Zayat Stables to donate percentage of Pharoah's earningsZayat’s Triple Crown champion American Pharoah will make his next start on Saturday when he breaks from gate 2 in the $1.6 million Travers S. (G1) at Saratoga..., 25 Aug 2015 19:09:00 GMT2015-08-25T19:09:00American Pharoah draws post 2 for $1.6 million Travers (G1)Zayat Stables’ Triple Crown winner American Pharoah solidified his status for the Aug. 29 Travers S. (G1) after his impressive seven furlong work Sunday morning at Del Mar..., 23 Aug 2015 19:16:00 GMT2015-08-23T19:16:00American Pharoah confirmed for Aug. 29 Travers S. (G1)With owners Ahmed and Justin Zayat and trainer Bob Baffert looWith owners Ahmed and Justin Zayat and trainer Bob Baffert looking on, American Pharoah had his first breeze since winning the Aug. 2 Haskell Inv. (G1)..., 16 Aug 2015 13:47:00 GMT2015-08-16T13:47:00American Pharoah has first breeze since Haskell winMaking his first start since his historic Triple Crown, Zayat Stables’ American Pharoah kept rolling right along with a sublimely dominating victory in the $1.75 million Haskell Inv. (G1)..., 02 Aug 2015 18:39:00 GMT2015-08-02T18:39:00American Pharoah wins Haskell Inv. (G1) with easeZayat Stables’ Triple Crown champion American Pharoah will make his first start since the Belmont S. (G1) when he takes on field of seven other 3-year-olds in the $1.75 million Haskell Inv. (G1)..., 31 Jul 2015 11:31:00 GMT2015-07-31T11:31:00American Pharoah draws post 4 in $1.75 million Haskell Inv.Triple Crown champion American Pharoah worked six furlongs in 1:11.40 under Martin Garcia Saturday morning at Del Mar..., 18 Jul 2015 15:39:00 GMT2015-07-18T15:39:00American Pharoah fires bullet at Del MarZayat Stables looked to bolster their roster at the July 9 Fasig-Tipton Yearling sale, picking up a pair of juveniles during the one-day central Kentucky auction..., 10 Jul 2015 11:13:00 GMT2015-07-10T11:13:00Zayat nabs two yearlings at F-T July SaleZayat Stables’ homebred superstar American Pharoah made history on Saturday, winning the Belmont S. (G1) to become racing’s 12th Triple Crown winner..., 06 Jun 2015 19:33:00 GMT2015-06-06T19:33:00American Pharoah captures Belmont (G1) and Triple Crown gloryZayat Stables’ dual classic winner was assigned post five in the eight horse field for Saturday’s 147th Belmont S. (G1) as he attempts to become racing’s 12th Triple Crown winner..., 04 Jun 2015 17:32:00 GMT2015-06-04T17:32:00American Pharoah draws post five in chase for historic Triple CrownAmerican Pharoah’s quest for the Triple Crown continued with a spectacular seven length victory in the $1.5 million Preakness S. (G1)..., 16 May 2015 19:05:00 GMT2015-05-16T19:05:00American Pharoah dominates Preakness (G1) by seven lengthsZayat Stables’ long wait for a Kentucky Derby victory ended on Saturday when American Pharoah triumphed in a thrilling renewal of the Kentucky Derby (G1)..., 02 May 2015 20:48:00 GMT2015-05-02T20:48:00Pharoah is the Champ in Derby 141!Owner Ahmed Zayat was ecstatic after the Wednesday afternoon post position draw when American Pharoah drew post 18 in the field of 20..., 29 Apr 2015 22:23:00 GMT2015-04-29T22:23:00Emotions high after Derby 141 post position drawZayat Stables’ American Pharoah heated up the Churchill Downs track on a very chilly Sunday morning with a stellar five furlong work in :58.40 seconds..., 26 Apr 2015 15:33:00 GMT2015-04-26T15:33:00American Pharoah fires bullet in final pre-Derby breezeThrough the first three days of the April 21-24 OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in Training, Zayat Stables prevailed as the high bidder on a trio of colts...’s-obs-purchases.htmlFri, 24 Apr 2015 09:42:00 GMT2015-04-24T09:42:00$560K colt tops Zayat’s OBS purchasesEl Kabeir continued his Kentucky Derby (G1) preparations from his New York base with a five furlong workout in 1:00.18, a move termed “perfect”..., 19 Apr 2015 16:20:00 GMT2015-04-19T16:20:00El Kabeir perfect in latest work at Belmont ParkJust two days after his remarkable Arkansas Derby (G1) win, American Pharoah arrived at Churchill Downs to train for the next few weeks..., 19 Apr 2015 15:53:00 GMT2015-04-19T15:53:00American Pharoah settles in at Churchill DownsThe superlatives flowed following American Pharoah’s incredible win in Saturday’s $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1) as the Zayat Stables’ homebred rolled by some eight lengths..., 11 Apr 2015 21:04:00 GMT2015-04-11T21:04:00American Pharoah blitzes foes in Arkansas Derby (G1)El Kabeir’s third-place finish in Saturday’s Wood Memorial (G1) at Aqueduct may have not been the result that his connections wanted, but the solid effort showed owner Ahmed Zayat and trainer John Terranova that the 3-year-old colt has what it takes to compete in the May 2 Kentucky Derby (G1)...’s-final-derby-test-comes-in-saturday’s-wood-memorial-(g1).htmlMon, 06 Apr 2015 10:25:00 GMT2015-04-06T10:25:00El Kabeir Derby plans coming into focus following Wood Memorial (G1)Highly-regarded American Pharoah took to the Santa Anita oval for one last breeze before the April 11 Arkansas Derby (G1)..., 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT2015-04-06T00:00:00American Pharoah “perfect” in final Arkansas Derby (G1) breezeMultiple Grade 1 colt Mr. Z has been made the 4-1 second choice for Saturday's $750,000 Louisiana Derby (G2) at the Fair Grounds..., 26 Mar 2015 14:40:00 GMT2015-03-26T14:40:00Mr. Z is 4-1 for $750,000 Louisiana Derby (G2)American Pharoah turned his highly-anticipated 2015 debut into a one-horse race with a dazzling stretch run in Saturday’s $750,000 Rebel S. at Oaklawn Park..., 14 Mar 2015 20:31:00 GMT2015-03-14T20:31:00American Pharoah brilliant in Grade 2 Rebel S.El Kabeir’s adaptability took him once again to the winner’s circle at Aqueduct as he came from well off the pace and through traffic to take the $400,000 Gotham S. (G3)..., 07 Mar 2015 19:02:00 GMT2015-03-07T19:02:00El Kabeir weaves his way to Gotham S. (G3) winZayat Stables’ Eclipse Award winner American Pharoah, last year's champion 2-year-old male, wrapped up his preparations for his 2015 debut with a bullet 1:10 2/5 on Friday, March 6..., 07 Mar 2015 12:28:00 GMT2015-03-07T12:28:00American Pharoah continues to impressZayat Stables restocked an already formidable arsenal of two-year-olds, purchasing a $525,000 Smart Strike filly and $325,000 Distorted Humor colt at the Fasig-Tipton Sale of Two-Year-olds in Training on March 4th..., 05 Mar 2015 11:41:00 GMT2015-03-05T11:41:00Zayat secures two of the top 2YOs at F-T MarchZayat Stables will continue its chess game of 3-year-old prep racing by shipping Mr. Z to the March 28 Louisiana Derby (G2)..., 26 Feb 2015 10:13:00 GMT2015-02-26T10:13:00Zayat 3YOs Continue Cross-Country Derby PrepsIn his fourth workout of the month, Zayat Stables’ American Pharoah rolled through six furlongs in 1:12.40 Saturday morning at Santa Anita Park..., 22 Feb 2015 16:15:00 GMT2015-02-22T16:15:00Grade 2 Rebel S. remains target for American PharoahLast year’s 2-year-old champion looked the part once again this morning at Santa Anita as the powerfully-built colt rolled through five furlongs in 1:00.40..., 15 Feb 2015 15:53:00 GMT2015-02-15T15:53:00American Pharoah splendid as he nears 2015 debutZayat Stables’ homebred 3-year-old colt American Pharoah turned in an easy three furlong breeze Monday morning at Santa Anita..., 02 Feb 2015 14:54:00 GMT2015-02-02T14:54:00American Pharoah has first breezeZayat Stables’ homebred American Pharoah, champion 2-year-old male and winner of the Del Mar Futurity (G1) and the FrontRunner S. (G1), shared the high weight of 126 pounds with Texas Red on The Jockey Club’s 2014 Experimental Free Handicap..., 29 Jan 2015 15:10:00 GMT2015-01-29T15:10:00Trio of Zayat colts near top of Exp. Hdcp.Zayat Stables and WinStar Farm’s Jojo Warrior, a two-time graded winner, has been retired Ahmed Zayat announced on Thursday..., 23 Jan 2015 08:15:00 GMT2015-01-23T08:15:00Jojo Warrior retiredZayat Stables’ brilliant 2-year-old colt American Pharoah earned his owner their first Eclipse Award when he was named 2014 2-year-old Champion Male at Saturday night’s Eclipse Award ceremony..., 17 Jan 2015 22:13:00 GMT2015-01-17T22:13:00American Pharoah wins Eclipse AwardAmerican Pharoah, America's only juvenile to win back-to-back Grade 1 races in 2014, has been named a finalist for the Eclipse Award as Champion Two-Year-Old Male..., 08 Jan 2015 16:25:00 GMT2015-01-08T16:25:00American Pharoah named Eclipse FinalistZayat Stables’ El Kabeir had little trouble overcoming the outside post in the field of nine in Saturday’s $200,000 Jerome S. (G3)..., 03 Jan 2015 16:54:00 GMT2015-01-03T16:54:00El Kabeir takes Jerome S. (G3) on road to Derby 141A very game El Kabeir held off Imperia in the Churchill Downs stretch for a neck victory in the $200,000 Kentucky Jockey Club S. (G2)..., 29 Nov 2014 20:24:00 GMT2014-11-29T20:24:00El Kabeir battles to victory in Grade 2 KY Jockey Club S.Zayat Stables LLC’s Zee Bros was on the top of his game in the $350,000 Frank J. DeFrancis Memorial Dash Saturday at Laurel Park..., 16 Nov 2014 08:41:00 GMT2014-11-16T08:41:00Zee Bros is stellar in $350,000 De Francis DashAmerican Pharoah won his second straight Grade 1 race Saturday in the $300,000 FrontRunner S. at Santa Anita Park, putting the 2-year-old Zayat Stables homebred right on target for the Nov. 1 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1)..., 28 Sep 2014 10:31:00 GMT2014-09-28T10:31:00American Pharoah much the best in the FrontRunner S. (G1)Bullet Sister, Zayat Stables’ aptly named sibling to their Grade 2 winner Fast Bullet, broke her maiden at first asking Thursday at Laurel Park..., 26 Sep 2014 09:07:00 GMT2014-09-26T09:07:00Bullet Sister zips to victory in career bowZayat Stables’ American Pharoah is a maiden no more after an incredible performance in the $300,000 Del Mar Futurity (G1)..., 03 Sep 2014 22:22:00 GMT2014-09-03T22:22:00American Pharoah rules in Del Mar Futurity (G1)Jojo Warrior, already a 2014 stakes winner for for owner/breeder Zayat Stables, added to her resume on Sunday..., 31 Aug 2014 20:51:00 GMT2014-08-31T20:51:00Jojo Warrior shows her heels in the Grade 3 Torrey Pines S.Zayat Stables’ homebred American Pharoah was one of nine juveniles entered in the Sept. 3, $300,000 Del Mar Futurity (G1)..., 31 Aug 2014 13:11:00 GMT2014-08-31T13:11:00American Pharoah draws the rail for Del Mar Futurity (G1)Zayat Stables unveiled a potential superstar on Saturday at Saratoga in the 2-year-old colt El Kabeir..., 30 Aug 2014 16:05:00 GMT2014-08-30T16:05:00El Kabeir blows away field in Saratoga MdSpWtNBC did a feature on Zayat Stables that aired during the network's live coverage of Saratoga's prestigious Whitney Handicap (G1) on August 2nd, 2014, a key handicap race in North America that included Zayat's millionaire racehorse Prayer For Relief..., 05 Aug 2014 15:49:00 GMT2014-08-05T15:49:00NBC features Zayat Stables on G1 Whitney telecastRefer and Madam Amoura will both make their first career starts for Zayat Stables on Saturday..., 02 Aug 2014 10:13:00 GMT2014-08-02T10:13:00Zayat 2yos debuting at Saratoga and Del MarMr. Z, runner up in the July 19 Sanford S. (G3) following an impressive maiden special weight debut win at Churchill Downs, is now being pointed to the Grade 1 Hopeful..., 01 Aug 2014 21:44:00 GMT2014-08-01T21:44:00Mr. Z aimed at Grade 1 Hopeful S.Coming off a strong third-place finish in the Grade 2 Suburban July 5 at Belmont Park, Zayat Stables' Prayer for Relief will face another top-class field in the $1.5 million Whitney S. (G1) Saturday at Saratoga..., 01 Aug 2014 21:14:00 GMT2014-08-01T21:14:00Prayer for Relief tackles Grade 1 Whitney at SaratogaZayat Stables unveiled a new star Saturday at Churchill Downs when the aptly-named Mr. Z broke his maiden at first asking..., 28 Jun 2014 18:24:00 GMT2014-06-28T18:24:00Mr Z. debuts a winner at Churchill DownsZayat Stables' homebred 3-year-old filly Jojo Warrior broke into the ranks of stakes winners in a big way Saturday at Santa Anita Park..., 21 Jun 2014 22:56:00 GMT2014-06-21T22:56:00Jojo Warrior dominates in G2 Summertime OaksWith careful consideration, Zayat Stables' crop of 30 juveniles have been assigned to seven of the top trainers across the North American racing landscape..., 22 Apr 2014 21:36:00 GMT2014-04-22T21:36:00Zayat picks top trainers for 2yosBrewing, winner of the $100,000 Gazebo S. March 22 at Oaklawn Park, captured his second consecutive black-type event on Friday with a game half-length score in the $100,000 Bachelor S..., 11 Apr 2014 22:27:00 GMT2014-04-11T22:27:00Brewing takes second straight stakesZayat Stables has terminated Steve Asmussen and moved all 12 of its horses that were previously in the trainer’s care following an internal investigation on the PETA report and video that published in last Thursday’s New York Times..., 25 Mar 2014 14:26:00 GMT2014-03-25T14:26:00Zayat Stables severs ties with AsmussenBrewing, a 3-year-old Zayat Stables homebred from the first crop of Maimonides, notched his second runaway win in a row on March 22, drawing away to score a decisive three-length victory in the $100,000 Gazebo S. at Oaklawn..., 22 Mar 2014 19:24:00 GMT2014-03-22T19:24:00Homebred Brewing, by Maimonides, wins $100,000 Gazebo S.With more than 1,500 suggestions submitted for our recent naming “contest” for our 2014 2-year-olds, Zayat Stables wants to thank everyone for taking the time to give their valued input., 03 Feb 2014 21:19:00 GMT2014-02-03T21:19:00Two-year-old naming contest winners announced!Pioneer of the Nile's leading earner from his first crop stamped himself as a leading Kentucky Derby (G1) candidate..., 25 Jan 2014 19:07:00 GMT2014-01-25T19:07:00Cairo Prince rules in Grade 2 Holy Bull S.Zayat Stables' Zee Bros has made the trans-Atlantic flight to Dubai, settling into his new surroundings under the care of trainer Seth Brenzel..., 16 Jan 2014 21:20:00 GMT2014-01-16T21:20:00Zee Bros arrives in DubaiZayat Stable’s venerable campaigner Prayer for Relief was a his best in Saturday's $75,000 Tenacious H. at Fair Grounds Race Course, rolling to a 6 1/4-length victory..., 22 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-12-22T00:00:00Prayer for Relief stellar in $75K Tenacious H.With the 2-year-old racing season is just around the corner, Zayat Stables is looking for your help in naming our stable of exciting new runners..., 19 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-12-19T00:00:00Join us in naming our 2-year-olds of 2014!Zayat Stables' homebred 4-year-old Mordi's Miracle scored an authoritative three-length victory in the $150,000 Millions Classic Preview S. Saturday at Gulfstream Park..., 09 Nov 2013 21:20:00 GMT2013-11-09T21:20:00Mordi's Miracle stars in $150K Classic Preview S.Zayat Stables' Grade 1 winner Justin Phillip has been retired from racing and will begin stud..., 04 Nov 2013 20:49:00 GMT2013-11-04T20:49:00Grade 1 winner Justin Phillip retired to Castleton LyonsMaking just his second career start, Cairo Prince dominated Sunday's Grade 2 Nashua S. at Aqueduct to give freshman sire Pioneerof the Nile his first stakes winner..., 03 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-11-03T00:00:00First stakes winner for Pioneerof the NileGrade 1-winning millionaire Paynter, whose story of perseverance a year ago captivated the racing world, will begin his next career in 2014 as a stallion at WinStar Farm in Versailles, KY..., 29 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-10-29T00:00:00Popular G1 winner Paynter to stand at WinStar upon retirementZayat Stables bought a total of three colts at the Oct. 21-23 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky fall yearling sale, purchasing one each day of the sale..., 23 Oct 2013 21:06:00 GMT2013-10-23T21:06:00Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Yearling Sale final notesPaynter's named was called as part of a 13-horse for the $5 million Classic (G1) contingent on Wednesday..., 23 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-10-23T00:00:00Paynter one of 13 pre-entered for $5M Breeders' Cup Classic (G1)Zayat Stables was the high bidder Monday during day 1 of the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Yearlings sale, going to $135,000 for hip No. 170..., 21 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-10-21T00:00:00Zayat nabs Malibu Moon colt at Fasig-TiptonBob Baffert sent out Zayat Stables' Paynter for a five furlong breeze Oct. 14 at Santa Anita Park, and the trainer was very pleased with what he saw out of the 4-year-old colt..., 15 Oct 2013 23:10:00 GMT2013-10-15T23:10:00Paynter superb in work for $5M Breeders' Cup ClassicWho's Z Daddy became Zayat Stables' latest 2-year-old maiden special weight winner on Oct. 12 at Belmont Park when the dark bay colt prevailed by a length and a quarter..., 15 Oct 2013 22:24:00 GMT2013-10-15T22:24:00Who's Z Daddy shows his mettle in Belmont MSWZayat Stables and trainer Steve Asmussen have secured the services of Hall of Fame rider John Velazquez to pilot Justin Phillip in this year's Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1)..., 15 Oct 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-10-15T00:00:00Velazquez to ride Justin Phillip in Breeders' Cup SprintZayat Stables signed the winning ticket for a trio of colts during the first day of the Keeneland September yearling sale..., 09 Sep 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-09-09T00:00:00Keeneland September Yearling sale Day 1 reportWith a quick tap from Martin Garcia at the head of the stretch, Zayat Stables' homebred Jojo Warrior quickly drew clear from her pursuers to register a sharp-looking 3 1/4-length victory..., 02 Sep 2013 20:18:00 GMT2013-09-02T20:18:00Jojo Warrior very impressive in Del Mar debutZayat Stables' Prayer for Relief rallied through the Remington Park stretch to triumph by a head in the $175,000 Governor's Cup..., 18 Aug 2013 11:56:00 GMT2013-08-18T11:56:00Prayer for Relief prevails in Remington's $175K Governor's Cup S.One year after losing the Alfred G. Vanderbilt H. by a neck, Zayat Stables' Justin Phillip returned to Saratoga to earn the top prize in the $400,000 race..., 04 Aug 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-08-04T00:00:00Justin Phillip reaches career milestones in G1 VanderbiltAugust 31 at Saratoga is shaping up as a huge day for the Zayat Stables as both Paynter and Fast Bullet are slated to make their next starts..., 03 Aug 2013 14:27:00 GMT2013-08-03T14:27:00Saratoga G1s on tap for Paynter and Fast BulletJustin Phillip could go a long way in firming up his Breeders' Cup plans this weekend as the Zayat Stables colorbearer goes postward in the $400,000 Alfred G. Vanderbilt H..., 02 Aug 2013 22:57:00 GMT2013-08-02T22:57:00Justin Phillip heads Zayat weekend stakes contingentAt the half-way point of the 2013 racing season, Zayat Stables has four horses that could make their mark on the 2013 Breeders' Cup Championships..., 14 Jul 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-07-14T00:00:00Zayat quartet targets 2013 Breeders' CupFreshman sire Pioneerof the Nile is off to a white-hot start with his first foals..., 11 Jul 2013 22:40:00 GMT2013-07-11T22:40:00Another debut winner for Pioneerof the NileZayat Stables' Prayer for Relief returned to the winner's circle on Saturday night with a 1 3/4 length victory in the Grade 3 Prairie Meadows Cornhusker H..., 30 Jun 2013 12:09:00 GMT2013-06-30T12:09:00Prayer for Relief captures G3 Cornhusker H.A bay colt from the first crop of Pioneerof the Nile set a June Sale record $525,000 to top the final session of the OBS 2013 June Sale..., 19 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-06-19T00:00:00Pioneerof the Nile colt sets record at OBSDisplaying the brilliance and bravery that has made him a household name, Paynter made a..., 14 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-06-14T00:00:00Paynter sensational in comebackAfter overcoming adversity, Grade 1 winner Paynter is back to make his claim in the horseracing world once again., 12 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-06-12T00:00:00Racing fans excited to #PowerUpPaynter in 2013Zayat Stables' power trio of sprinters: Justin Phillip, Fast Bullet and Zee Bros will shoot for Grade 2 victories Saturday at Belmont..., 05 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-06-05T00:00:00Zayat trio seek graded glory on Belmont DayFreshman sire Zensational, a three-time Grade 1 winner, sired his first winner when his 2-year-old filly Sensational Nikki debuted a three-quarter length winner June 2..., 02 Jun 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-06-02T00:00:00Zensational gets first winner as a sirePaynter was on his toes once again in his six furlong work Saturday morning at Hollywood Park, going six furlongs “handily” in 1:12.20..., 25 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-05-25T00:00:00Paynter has first gate work since return to trainingZee Bros put his abundant natural talent on display in Saturday's $100,000 Chick Lang S., covering six furlongs in a lively 1:10.72..., 18 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-05-18T00:00:00Zee Bros blitzes foes in Chick Lang S.Paynter continued his amazing journey on his return to racing with an “awesome” six furlong breeze May 17 at Hollywood Park..., 17 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-05-17T00:00:00Paynter's 6F breeze another big step towards returnNehro, the runner-up in the 2011 Kentucky Derby (G1) for Zayat Stables, died of colic Saturday morning..., 05 May 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-05-05T00:00:00Nehro, 2011 Kentucky Derby runner-up, dies of colicZayat Stables stayed active during the final day of the OBS 2-year-olds in Training sale held April 22-25 in Ocala..., 25 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-04-25T00:00:00OBS 2-year-old sale Day 4 reportZayat Stables’ Zee Bros, trained by Bob Baffert, will make his stakes debut April 27 in the $175,000 Derby Trial (G3)..., 24 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-04-24T00:00:00Zee Bros draws post 3 for Grade 3 Derby TrialZayat Stables stayed active on the buyer's side during day 2 of the OBS 2-year-olds in training sale..., 23 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-04-23T00:00:00Zayat nets 2 more juveniles at OBSZayat Stables added a pair of 2-year-olds to their roster during the first day of the April 22-25 OBS 2013 Spring Sale..., 22 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-04-22T00:00:00Zayat buys two juveniles during Day 1 of OBS saleZayat Stables’ Justin Phillip came from off the pace to capture the $250,000 Count Fleet Sprint H. (G3) Saturday at Oaklawn Park..., 14 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-04-14T00:00:00Justin Phillip prevails in G3 Count Fleet Sprint H.Zayat Stables’ G1 winner Paynter turned in a stellar work Friday morning at Santa Anita, zipping through four furlongs in :47.60 seconds..., 29 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-03-29T00:00:00Paynter looks amazing in 4F breeze at Santa AnitaZee Bros zipped to an impressive wire-to-wire victory in a $56,000 Maiden Special Weight on March 24th at Santa Anita, earning a 101 Beyer..., 24 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-03-24T00:00:00Zee Bros zips a 101 Beyer in maiden winZayat Stable's Grade 2 winner Justin Phillip took a rare dip into a classified allowance Thursday at Oaklawn Park..., 21 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-03-21T00:00:00Justin Phillip very sharp at Oaklawn ParkWith a strong rally in the final furlong, Zayat Stables' Z Dager came home a winner by a head in the St. Patrick's Day feature at Fair Grounds..., 18 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-03-18T00:00:00Z Dager triumphs in Fair Grounds featureTwo-year-olds by Pioneerof the Nile and Zensational were big draws for bidders during the first day of the March 12-13 OBS Selected Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale..., 12 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-03-12T00:00:00Pioneerof the Nile, Zensational 2yos sell strong at OBSOur “comeback kid” and Grade 1 winner Paynter made yet another positive step in his much-anticipated return to the races March 11th..., 11 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-03-11T00:00:00Paynter works solid half in 48.40Grade 1 winner Paynter had the second breeze of his comeback, working an easy half mile in 50 1/5 seconds Tuesday morning at Santa Anita., 05 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-03-05T00:00:00Paynter breezes easy half in second work backDr. Laura Javsicas and Dr. Tracy Bartick tell how they saved the life of 2012 Haskell winner & Belmont runner-up Paynter, who is now returning to training..., 25 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-02-25T00:00:00ESPN's In The Gate - Paynter Returns - Click here to listenZayat Stables' homebred colt Mordi's Miracle kicked clear in the final furlong for a 2 1/4-length victory Saturday at Aqueduct..., 03 Feb 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-02-03T00:00:00Homebred Mordi's Miracle looks sharp at AqueductThe health recovery of Grade 1 winner Paynter, a leading 3-year-old who courageously survived potentially deadly battles with laminitis and colitis in 2012, was voted by fans as the 2012 National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) Moment of the Year, it was announced Thursday..., 17 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-01-17T00:00:00Paynter to be honored for 2012 NTRA Moment of the YearZayat Stables' Paynter continues to move forward in his daily training routine, according to his trainer Bob Baffert..., 16 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-01-16T00:00:00Paynter 'looks great' training at Santa AnitaZayat Stables' Bodemeister was recently announced as a finalist for the 2012 Eclipse Award in the 3-year-old male category., 06 Jan 2013 00:00:00 GMT2013-01-06T00:00:00Bodemeister named Eclipse Award FinalistThe incredible comeback story of Zayat Stables' Paynter has earned the 3-year-old colt the 2012 Secretariat Vox Populi Award..., 28 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-12-28T00:00:00Paynter wins Vox Populi, to resume training in CaliforniaZayat Stables' Z Big Apple got the best of a three-way duel Thursday at Santa Anita to emerge with a nose victory in a first-level allowance race..., 06 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-12-06T00:00:00Z Big Apple game in Hollywood allowance winJaycito came from last in a field of seven to roll to a 2 1/4-length victory Saturday at Hollywood Park against a very classy group of older horses..., 01 Dec 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-12-01T00:00:00Jaycito wins 'stakes-quality' allowance at HollywoodZayat Stables 2-year-old colt Z Big Apple flashed his talent in his debut Oct. 20 at Santa Anita, winning like a seasoned veteran..., 21 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-10-21T00:00:00Z Big Apple a star in debutFantastic news was revealed on Friday for Grade 1 winner Paynter, who has battled deadly cases of Colitis and Laminitis for several weeks. The 3-year-old colt has been cleared of any lingering symptoms of both of those diseases..., 12 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-10-12T00:00:00Paynter close to leaving clinic, full recovery expectedZayat Stables' Haskell Invitational (G1) winner Paynter continues to make strides on his remarkable recovery a week after surgery at the Penn Vet New Bolton Center..., 11 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-10-11T00:00:00Paynter Update: October 11Though 2012 may be winding down, several Zayat Stables' runners are cranking up for their return..., 04 Oct 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-10-04T00:00:00Stable happeningsZayat Stables' Justin Phillip returns to his favorite track for a start in the $400,000 Vosburgh S. (G1) this Saturday..., 27 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-09-27T00:00:00Justin Phillip gears up for Grade 1 Vosburgh S.Zayat Stables' homebred 2-year-old filly Rice to Riches bounded to a 5 1/4-length win Sept. 19 at Belmont Park in her first career start..., 19 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-09-19T00:00:00J Be K filly wins at first askingZayat Stables' Paynter ran by Gemologist with three furlongs to go en-route to a dominating 3 3/4-length victory in the $1 million Haskell Invitational Sunday at Monmouth Park..., 29 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-07-29T00:00:00Paynter is brilliant in Grade 1 HaskellZayat Stables' Paynter was made the solid 3-2 morning line favorite for Sunday's $1 million Haskell Invitational (G1) at Monmouth Park..., 27 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-07-27T00:00:00Paynter favored in Grade 1 Haskell InvitationalGot the Last Laugh, who sired his first winner on June 14, got his most recent winner from his first crop July 27 at Calder..., 26 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-07-26T00:00:00Got the Last Laugh gets another juvenile winnerZayat Stables' Jaycito continued his march back into stakes company with a sharp-looking score at Del Mar on July 22..., 22 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-07-22T00:00:00Jaycito powers home in stretch at Del MarComing off a huge runner-up effort in the Belmont S. (G1), Zayat Stables' Paynter will make his next start in the Haskell Invitational S. (G1) on July 29 at Monmouth Park..., 19 Jul 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-07-19T00:00:00Paynter targets $1M Haskell (G1)Campaigning two of the top 3-year-old colts in North America, Zayat Stables joined an exclusive club whose members include famed Calumet Stables, by running second in all three U.S. Triple Crown events the same season..., 11 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-06-11T00:00:00Zayat Stables colts runner-ups in all 3 Triple Crown racesZayat Stables' Paynter drew post nine of 12 for 144th Belmont S. (G1) on Saturday, when he will try to deny I'll Have Another Triple Crown glory..., 06 Jun 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-06-06T00:00:00Paynter looks to create Belmont masterpiecePaynter's eye-catching victory on the Preakness S. (G1) undercard May 19 at Pimlico has propelled the Zayat Stables colorbearer into a probable start in the June 9 Belmont S..., 24 May 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-05-24T00:00:00Paynter training in New York for Grade 1 Belmont S.A colt from the first crop of GISW Brother Derek made a favorable impression among buyers at OBS April, with Zayat Stable’s Ahmed Zayat ultimately landing the colt, hip 802, for $270,000., 27 Apr 2012 11:19:40 GMT2012-04-27T11:19:40Zayat snags Brother Derek colt for $270,000Zayat Stable's Paynter tops a field of 11 3-year-olds set to go postward in the $200,000 Derby Trial (G3) Saturday..., 25 Apr 2012 20:43:24 GMT2012-04-25T20:43:24Paynter headlines field for G3 Derby TrialZayat Stables' Nehro and Bodemeister are entered in back-to-back Graded stakes April 15 at Oaklawn Park..., 11 Apr 2012 22:06:52 GMT2012-04-11T22:06:52Zayat sets sights on Oaklawn Park's Racing FestivalNehro began his 2012 season with an excellent comeback race Feb. 25 at Fair Grounds, cruising to a 7 1/4-length victory..., 25 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-02-25T00:00:00Nehro rewards Zayat's patienceZayat Stables is looking for their own personal daily double Feb. 25 at Fair Grounds..., 24 Feb 2012 18:26:10 GMT2012-02-24T18:26:10Z Dager, Nehro spotlighted Saturday at FGJon & Joel talk about the continuation of new shooters onto the Kentucky Derby trail, and interview the owner that potentially holds the strongest hand in this year's Kentucky Derby picture., 21 Feb 2012 13:48:55 GMT2012-02-21T13:48:55TCI interviews Zayat Stables' Justin ZayatSaturday at Santa Anita Park, it took just a few ticks over a minute for first-time starter Paynter to go from being an "unknown" 3-year-old to becoming another potential player on the 2012 Triple Crown trail..., 18 Feb 2012 23:54:07 GMT2012-02-18T23:54:07Zayat first-timer Paynter rolls at Santa AnitaVictory in the GI Kentucky Derby has been tantalizingly close for Zayat Stables..., 18 Feb 2012 12:49:33 GMT2012-02-18T12:49:33TDN: Zayat back in the Derby huntAn impressive maiden race win by Bodemeister at Santa Anita last Saturday will result in a stakes appearance in March. The race and date have yet to be finalized, trainer Bob Baffert said Tuesday..., 14 Feb 2012 15:10:49 GMT2012-02-14T15:10:49Bodemeister headed to stakes after maiden rompDRFIt’s hard to knock this pedigree, with stamina on the top and class on the bottom, and Bodemeister is certainly in the right hands with Baffert..., 13 Feb 2012 16:48:56 GMT2012-02-13T16:48:56Kentucky Derby 2012: Under the Radar - BodemeisterDRFBravo Habibi proved best in her 5 1/2-furlong maiden win at Fair Grounds on Feb. 12..., 12 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT2012-02-12T00:00:00Bravo Habibi bounces to maiden win at FGZayat Stables' Bodemeister made short work of a solid group of 3-year-old maidens Feb. 11 at Santa Anita, running away to a 9 1/4-length win in his second lifetime start..., 11 Feb 2012 21:54:53 GMT2012-02-11T21:54:53Bodemeister flexes muscles in dominating maiden winZayat Stables' veteran sprinter Riley Tucker won a spirited duel to take the $50,000 King Cotton S. at Oaklawn Park by 1 1/4-lengths on Jan. 28..., 29 Jan 2012 01:24:39 GMT2012-01-29T01:24:39Riley Tucker reigns in King Cotton Stakes at OaklawnZ Dager exited his game runner-up performance in the $175,000 Lecomte S. (G3) at Fair Grounds in good order, and the son of Mizzen Mast will now be pointed for the Risen Star S. (G2)..., 23 Jan 2012 11:13:12 GMT2012-01-23T11:13:12Risen Star next for Lecomte runner-up Z DagerDan and Sheila and Z Dager, a pair of recent impressive maiden winners for Zayat Stables, will step onto the Derby trail this weekend when they lineup as an entry in Saturday's $175,000 Lecomte S. (G3) – the first of a three-stakes series of Derby preps to be run at Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans..., 17 Jan 2012 13:49:32 GMT2012-01-17T13:49:32Dan and Sheila, Z Dager to run as entry in Lecomte (G3)Zayat Stables' multiple graded stakes winner Prayer for Relief continued on his path toward a start in the Jan. 14, $150,000 San Fernando..., 28 Dec 2011 18:02:17 GMT2011-12-28T18:02:17Prayer for Relief has G2 San Fernando S. on radarNehro, who finished second in the Louisiana Derby, Arkansas Derby, and Kentucky Derby earlier this year, joined Steve Asmussen's string at Fair Grounds last week and has resumed daily gallops preparing for a 2012 campaign..., 07 Dec 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-12-07T00:00:00Nehro preparing for 2012 comebackJaycito, a Grade 1 winner in 2010, is nearing a return to racing after undergoing surgery to improve his breathing during the summer..., 06 Dec 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-12-06T00:00:00Hollywood Park: Jaycito nearing returnJaycito, winner of the Grade 1 Norfolk S. in Oct., 2010, has begun regular works under the care of..., 20 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-11-20T00:00:00Grade 1 winner Jaycito working well for return to the racesZayat Stables LLC's Fast Bullet ran to his name Nov. 12 at Hollywood Park as the 3-year-old son of..., 12 Nov 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-11-12T00:00:00Undefeated Fast Bullet posts triple-digit Beyer at HollywoodJ Be K , a New York grade II winner, will stand at Richard Hessee’s Trophy Club Training Center near Royal, Ark. The 6-year-old son of Silver Deputy formerly stood at Tom Simon’s Vinery Florida near Summerfield, Fla., 03 Nov 2011 16:15:21 GMT2011-11-03T16:15:21Grade II Winner J Be K to Trophy Club, 13 Oct 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-10-13T00:00:00Prayer for Relief Sets Sights on OK DerbyZayat Stables LLC's 3-year-old colt Fast Bullet turned in a scintillating performance in his racing debut,..., 11 Oct 2011 11:00:13 GMT2011-10-11T11:00:13Fast Bullet speeds to victory in career debutIt has taken more than nine months, but Bob Baffert may have finally found his top 3-year-old. Zayat Stables’ Prayer for Relief..., 12 Sep 2011 09:46:51 GMT2011-09-12T09:46:51Prayer for Relief Wires Super Derby FieldBruno De Julio has been a workout analyst and thoroughbred owner for the past 20 years. He is the author of “Bruno on Workouts: Exposing the Mystery” and can be found daily at Racing With Bruno and Grade One Racing., 09 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-06-09T00:00:00For Zayat, All Focus Is on the BelmontAhmed Zayat has been in the headlines for all the right and wrong reasons in his six years of..., 08 Jun 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-06-08T00:00:00Nehro Could Give Zayat His First Classic Win, 18 May 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-05-18T00:00:00Kudos to Zayat for keeping Nehro in the barn, 07 May 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-05-07T00:00:00Nehro gives Zayat another shot at Derby gloryNehro working at Churchill Downs. One year ago, owner Ahmed Zayat had one of the biggest disappointments during his tenure as horse..., 02 May 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-05-02T00:00:00Nehro Carries Zayat's Hopes in Derby 137Mushka winning the grade I 2009 Juddmonte Spinster Stakes Elizabeth Moran’s grade I winner Mushka has been..., 22 Apr 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-04-22T00:00:00Grade I Winner Mushka Retired, 07 Jan 2011 00:00:00 GMT2011-01-07T00:00:00$2,500 yearling wins Gulfstream feature for Zayat, Romans NewsTue, 20 Sep 2011 14:50:43 GMTen-us