Pegasus World Cup
Article posted on Monday 07 January
The clock is ticking down to the running of the 2019 Pegasus World Cup horse race, to be held at Gulfstream Park in Florida on January 26. The richest single race in North America, the Pegasus offers a total purse of $9 million. The race is limited to 12 starters, under a unique format where owners can purchase a spot in the starting gate for $500,000.
These are the kinds of days horse players live for. The ritzy sensation known as the Pegasus World Cup will make its encore appearance Jan. 27 (5:35 ET post) at Gulfstream Park, featuring a world-record $16 million purse and the 2017 Horse of the Year. Here are the most prominent handicapping angles to consider.