Charles Borell was back in Mercer County Circuit Court Thursday morning, where he entered a guilty plea in the Mercer County animal cruelty case. WKYT reports that Borell appeared before a judge and entered an Alford plea – which means that he doesn't admit to committing the crime, but “concedes there was enough evidence to convict him in […]
The Breeders' Cup announced today that Eclipse Sportswire, an international photographic company covering major sporting events, has been named the Official Photographer of the Breeders' Cup World Championships. The Breeders' Cup, Thoroughbred racing's most prestigious two-day global event, consisting of 13 races and $28 million in purses and awards, will be held on November 4-5 […]
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Editor's note: 1 euro = $1.12 (US) John Ferguson's purchase of the Dubawi colt out of Group 1 Poule d'Essai des Pouliches winner Beauty Parlour from the Wildenstein Stables Ltd Dispersal (Lot 472) for €1.4 million ($1,569,370 US) topped a vibrant renewal of the Goffs Orby Sale that saw increases in turnover, average and median and a […]
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One of the newer buying interests at this year's Keeneland September yearling sale was China Horse Club, which came back for a second time after first appearing last year. At the 2015 September sale, the group picked up 13 horses for $3.655 million. This year, agent Michael Wallace of Waterford Bloodstock signed the ticket on […]
While the vaccinations a horse receives is dependent on where he lives in the country and what job he does, there are core vaccinations that the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) recommends no matter where the horse lives. These core vaccines include rabies and tetanus, which can be given at any time of year. The […]
Longchamp will be a lonely place this weekend. With the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe and 10 accompanying group races transferred to Chantilly while a new grandstand is being built at Longchamp, the great racecourse on the western edge of Paris will be left to the ghosts of Arcs past. The spectral post parade at […]
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With the $6-million Breeders' Cup Classic at Santa Anita looming on Nov. 5, superstar California Chrome, North America's all-time earnings leader with $13,252,650, towers over six rivals in Saturday's Grade I, $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes at 1 1/8 miles at The Great Race Place. The Awesome Again is a Win and You're In Challenge race […]
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WinStar homebred Colonel John, a multiple Grade 1-winning millionaire on the track and sire of current graded stakes-winning colts Airoforce, Cocked and Loaded and Dalmore, has been purchased by the Korea Thoroughbred Breeders Association (KTBA) and will stand stud in Jeju-do, Korea in 2017. “The KTBA is very excited to stand Colonel John,” said […]
Game, set, and now MATCH, as three-time Eclipse champion Beholder and last year's 3-year-old Filly Eclipse winner, Stellar Wind will meet for the third time this Saturday at Santa Anita in the Grade I, $300,000 Zenyatta Stakes, final steppingstone to the $2 million Breeders' Cup Distaff and a likely engagement with the undefeated Songbird. The […]
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Grade 1 Apple Blossom winner and millionairess Forever Unbridled heads a field of seven talented fillies and mares, including four other graded stakes winners, who were entered for the 76th running of the Grade 1, $400,000 Beldame on Saturday at Belmont Park. The 1 1/8-mile Beldame will be contested as race 10 on the first […]
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