Part of the French National Stud of St Lo (Haras National de Saint-lo) has been destroyed by fire. A rider living onsite had spotted the fire in stable block three around midnight on July 11. All 22 horses were evacuated safely, with no injuries reported by veterinarians. The fire then spread to stable number four, […]
It will be 227 days from the December 2 end of the 2018 Fall racing season at Del Mar to Wednesday's start of the 80th Summer season. And 227 days of absence, coupled with a winter/spring of misfortune and discontent at Santa Anita, appears to have made horsemen's hearts even fonder than usual for the […]
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Hall of Fame trainer Richard Mandella led Omaha Beach, recovered from an entrapped epiglottis that required a late scratch of the Kentucky Derby favorite and surgery, to the Del Mar oval Monday morning for a gallop, then took time to comment. “I don't have big plans with him other than the Breeders' Cup in the […]
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Maximum Security turned in a “super” work on Monday morning at Monmouth Park in his last serious prep for Saturday's $1 million TVG.Com Haskell Invitational, trainer Jason Servis said. The disqualified Kentucky Derby winner, in typical Servis style, open galloped a mile shortly after 6:45 a.m. under exercise rider Alvaro Tomas. “He did super. Really […]
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The successful return of reigning champion turf female Sistercharlie (IRE) to the races and Elate's overwhelming display of class helped launch the two distaffers into the top ten of this week's NTRA Top Thoroughbred Poll. In her first start since capturing the Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf at Churchill Downs last November, Peter Brant's […]
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Forty Tales, a multiple Grade 2 winner, has been sold to stand at Haras El Catorce in Peru, the South American publication Turf Diario reports. A 9-year-old son of Tale of the Cat, Forty Tales previously stood at McMahon of Saratoga Thoroughbreds in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., for an advertised fee of $3,000. His first foals […]
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In a first of its kind event, the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club and LRF Cares, a 501(c)(3) sponsored charity, have teamed together to host a live money, on-track contest to benefit thoroughbred aftercare on Saturday July 20, 2019 at Del Mar. Each player receives a $250 live bankroll with the “takeout” going to guaranteed prizes […]
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Donald Wells of Paris, Ky., stood alone at the top in the first week of the TIF Summer Prop Contest, correctly answering 10 of 12 props in the opening volley of the eight-week event. Wells chose to direct $1,250 to the Jockey & Equestrian Initiative of the University of Kentucky's Sports Medicine Research Institute. Four players […]
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Sweden unearthed two rare Viking boat burials last fall during an excavation in Old Uppsala. One of the boats had a man in the stern, and a dog and a horse in the bow; personal items were also discovered. Fully excavated in the last month, the remains of the man, dog and horse were all […]
Fasig-Tipton has cataloged 332 entries for its New York-Bred Yearlings Sale, scheduled for Sunday and Monday, Aug. 11 and 12, in the Humphrey S. Finney Pavilion in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. The Sunday session will begin at 7 pm, and the Monday session will begin at noon. Statistics recently released by The Blood-Horse MarketWatch rank the New […]
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