A bill has been introduced into the South Australian parliament to ban jump racing in the region, according to a report by The Horse magazine. Currently, jump racing is sanctioned only in Victoria and South Australia, where the South Australian … Continue reading →
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The first foal by Breeders' Cup Classic winner, Mucho Macho Man, arrived on Jan. 24 at Sequel Stallions in New York. “This foal is what we are all hoping for from a first-season sire in the commercial market – she … Continue reading →
Winchell Thoroughbreds' homebred Untapable, the Eclipse Award Champion 3-year-old filly of 2014 and a Grade 1 winner in her 4-year-old season for trainer Steve Asmussen, took the first steps toward what will likely be her final season of racing on … Continue reading →
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Promising stakes winners Flexibility and Sunny Ridge will square off at Aqueduct Racetrack on Saturday as they head a field of seven classic-minded 3-year-olds in the 136th running of the Grade 3, $250,000 Withers, the next step on New York's … Continue reading →
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On January 24, 2016, fire destroyed a “hospital” barn at the Old Friends farm in Georgetown, Kentucky. Old Friends is a retirement sanctuary for more than 150 Thoroughbreds including such racetrack heroes as Silver Charm, Sarava, Alphabet Soup, War Emblem … Continue reading →
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Following significant developments in Mainland China's racing interests since the last Asian Racing Conference held in Hong Kong, Asian Racing Federation Chairman Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges, also the Chief Executive Officer of the Hong Kong Jockey Club, provided an introduction to the … Continue reading →
Lovely Maria, winner of the 2015 Grade 1 Kentucky Oaks, has been purchased privately for an undisclosed amount to Japanese interests. The Daily Racing Form reports that the 4-year-old filly by Majesticperfection was sold and exported to Japan prior to the first … Continue reading →
The rising tide of illegal gambling was the topic of the eighth business session for the 36th Asian Racing Conference in Mumbai on Thursday. Greg Purcell, Chief Executive Officer, New Zealand Thoroughbred Racing, served as chairman for the session. “There … Continue reading →
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The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) today announced that NHCqualify.com, the official online qualifying site of the Daily Racing Form/NTRA National Handicapping Championship (NHC), will offer a new awards pool and a $1 million dollar bonus tied to tournament play … Continue reading →
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Kentucky-breds once again had a banner year in 2015 as they led the way among winners of North American Graded Stakes and Grade 1 winners. Compared with the previous year, the Bluegrass State was far ahead of other locales in … Continue reading →