Spiral Stakes victory is Dubai Sky's fourth in a row

FLORENCE, Ky. - Dubai Sky stalked a quick early pace, staying...track's major prep for the Kentucky Derby.Dubai Sky, who went off at 7-1, earned 50...Triple Crown.Ridden by Jose Lezcano, Dubai Sky covered 1 1/8 miles over a synthetic...

Baffert has different outlook after latest Derby win

...1997, 1998 and 2002. A major heart attack will usually effect change upon a victim and Baffert had one in March 2012 while in Dubai to run Game On Dude in the World Cup. Gone is the brashness that caused some to consider the white-maned conditioner a brazen...

Federer gets his 85th title in Istanbul Open

...converted when Cuevas sent a forehand in the net.It was Federer's third title this season after victories in Brisbane and Dubai on hard court. MADRID OPEN: In Madrid, second-seeded Simona Halep and Venus Williams both lost in the opening round, while...

Roger Federer tops No. 1 Novak Djokovic to repeat in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Defending champion Roger Federer won his seventh Dubai Championships title and second of the year in defeating top-ranked Novak Djokovic 6-3, 7-5 on Saturday.This marked the seventh consecutive year ? 11th...

American Pharoah wins 141st Kentucky Derby

...to a point in your life, maybe it's not just going to happen for me," said Baffert, 62, who suffered a heart attack in Dubai three years ago. "And then they sent me this horse. And I thought, 'Wow, here's my chance. Don't mess it up, Bob...

Trainer Bob Baffert feeling 'really strong' with two top favorites for Derby

...he'll put all your questions to bed."l Frosted, the Wood Memorial winner is owned by a member of the ruling family of Dubai. Their Godolphin Racing is 0 for 7 in previous Derby tries, but this time Sheikh Mohammad had his horse prep in the U.S...

Colt who has excelled in Dubai debuts in Run to the Roses top 10 rankings

...Soumillon): Has three wins in four starts over dirt surface in Dubai. ... Next start: Kentucky Derby (May 2). ... Odds: 8-1...Odds: 18-1.Keep an eye on: Bolo, Daredevil, Dubai Sky, Frosted, Prospect Park.

McIlroy wins Dubai Desert Classic by 3 shots

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - An unrelenting Rory McIlroy secured his second Dubai Desert Classic title in six years with 2-under-par 70 in the final round to win by three shots Sunday.The Northern Irishman's 22-under 266 total matched...

Lee Westwood has share of Dubai lead

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Rory McIlroy bogeyed the final hole to miss out on a share of the clubhouse lead during the first round of the Dubai Desert Classic on Thursday.McIlroy settled for a 6-under 66 to sit one...

Rory McIlroy takes over lead in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Rory McIlroy rolled in an 18-footer for birdie...to shoot 8-under-par 64 and take the lead at the halfway stage of the Dubai Desert Classic on Friday.At 14-under 130, the world's top-ranked...