Horse Racing News Feed

Choosing where to board your broodmare and, subsequently, where to raise your foal are crucial decisions not to be made without careful study and examination of all alternatives. […]

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Weanlings brought eight of the 10 highest prices of the Nov. 15 ninth session of the Keeneland November breeding stock sale, led by the sale of a daughter of Broken Vow to Hidden Brook, agent, for $110,000. […]

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The CHRB conditionally approved racing meet applications for both Santa Anita Park and Golden Gate Fields during its monthly meeting Nov. 16 at Del Mar, but the conditions are far from settled with opening day for both meets just around the corner. […]

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Keen Ice, Bal a Bali, War Correspondent, and Mr. Z have been added to the Calumet Stallion Roster for 2018, which announced it’s fees for the upcoming season Nov. 15. […]

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Calumet Farm acquired the session-topping horse Nov. 16 at the Keeneland November breeding stock sale, paying $110,000 for the Unbridled’s Song mare Camryn’s Gem in foal to Wicked Strong. […]

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The American Graded Stakes Committee has reinstated the Nov. 18 running of the Cardinal Handicap over the main track at Churchill Downs to grade 3 status following a review of the 1 1/8-mile test originally slated to be conducted on the turf. […]

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Clay Whitham co-manages with his mother, Janis, the family’s racing and breeding operation, Whitham Thoroughbreds. The Whithams keep about 10 broodmares and a similar amount of horses in training. […]

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Clay Whitham co-manages with his mother, Janis, the family’s racing and breeding operation, Whitham Thoroughbreds. The Whithams keep about 10 broodmares and a similar amount of horses in training. […]

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Dona Bruja (ARG), winner of the Old Forester Mint Julep Handicap (G3T) on Churchill Downs’ Matt Winn Turf Course in June, will seek her second stakes triumph over that surface in the $100,000 Cardinal Handicap (G3T) Nov. 18. […]

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Just more than three weeks after their debut race, when Dream Tree held off a closing Midnight Bisou by a desperate nose at Santa Anita Park, the stage was set again during the stretch run in the $100,000 Desi Arnaz Stakes Nov. 18 at Del Mar. […]

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Edwards Going Left’s transformation from maiden claimer to stakes winner was completed Nov. 19 at Del Mar. […]

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Exaggerator, a multi-millionaire son of Curlin who won three grade 1 races including the 2016 Preakness Stakes (G1), will shuttle to Haras Doña Icha in Chile in 2018, it was announced Nov. 16. […]

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Coffee Pot Stables’ Farrell, the one-length winner of the Chilukki Stakes (G2), may try turf for the first time in the Nov. 24 Mrs. Revere Stakes (G2T) at Churchill Downs, according to trainer Wayne Catalano. […]

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Fasig-Tipton has cataloged an additional 73 entries for its upcoming Midlantic December mixed sale, to be held Dec. 5 at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium, Md. […]

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Stanley Ersoff, a former president for the Florida Thoroughbred Breeders and Owners Association (FTBOA), who bred and raced the grade 1 winner Charon, passed away earlier in the week. Ersoff was 81. […]

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It was the winter of 1986, and I was in a major lull in my potential writing career. I was just becoming enthusiastic about racing again after a brief hiatus in 1982, ’83 and ’84, during which my wife Joan and I had become fanatic birdwatchers […]

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Tim Ritvo says, even though it may result in a significant loss to Northern California’s horse population, the current plan for the 2018 season is to shut down Golden Gate Fields as an auxiliary stable for about two months of fair racing. […]

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Phillips Racing Partnership’s homebred grade 1 winner Time and Motion has been retired to Darby Dan Farm, her connections announced Nov. 21. […]

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El Deal, winner of the Alfred G. Vanderbilt Handicap (G1) at Saratoga Race Course this July, has been retired from racing, owners Al and Michelle Crawford announced Nov. 17. […]

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Ocean Knight, a graded stakes-winning son of two-time Horse of the Year Curlin, has joined the stallion band at Manny Andrade’s Get Away Farm in Lowell, Fl. […]

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