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Gemologist colt scores at first asking at Santa Anita

Following a solid series of workouts over the past two months, Gemologist's Aquamarine came away a two-length maiden special weight debut winner Friday at Santa Anita Park... Read More...

$1.3 million More Than Ready colts tops Magic Millions sale

A yearling More Than Ready colt and full brother to Grade 1 winner Sebring (AUS) topped the Magic Millions Gold Coast Yearling sale with a winning bid of A$1.3 million... Read More...

Reynaldothewizard works magic once again in Dubawi S.

Making his first start since last March, the incomparable 11-year-old son of Speightstown Reynaldothewizard captured the third straight running of the $175,000 Dubawi S. Thursday at Meydan... Read More...

Bodemeister colt realizes $195K Tuesday at Keeneland

Bodemeister had one of the top-selling yearlings during Tuesday's session of the Jan. 9-13 Keeneland Horses of All Ages sale when a colt brought a winning bid of $195,000... Read More...

First foal is a filly for G1 winner Daredevil

WinStar Farm’s Daredevil, More Than Ready’s winner of the Champagne S. (G1) at two, sired his first reported foal on Tuesday when a filly was born at Sugar Maple Farm in Poughquag, NY... Read More...

Multiple G1 winner Constitution sires first foal

WinStar Farm’s Constitution, the multiple Grade 1-winning son of Tapit, sired his first reported foal Monday night when a filly was born at Crestwood Farm in Lexington, KY... Read More...

First foal is a filly for Commissioner

WinStar Farm’s Commissioner, A.P. Indy’s last Classic-placed son to retire to stud, sired his first reported foal on Jan. 5th when a bay filly was born at Taylor Made Farm in Nicholasville, KY... Read More...

Congrats filly earns Eclipse Award nomination

Congrats' multiple Graded stakes-winning filly Haveyougoneaway was named as a finalist for the 2016 Eclipse Award as Champion Female Sprinter... Read More...

Classic Empire finalist for 2YO Eclipse Award

For the second time from his first four crops Pioneerof the Nile has the favorite to earn an Eclipse Award in the 2-year-old male category... Read More...

Distorted Humor colt gets second straight stakes win

Sonic Mule was a stubborn winner of Saturday's $100,000 Mucho Macho Man S. at Gulfstream Park, winning a stretch-long duel by a head over State of Honor... Read More...

Made You Look impresses in 2017 debut in Dania Beach S. (G3)

More Than Ready's newly-turned 3-year-old Made You Look began 2017 on a high note with a very sharp-looking performance in Saturday's $100,000 Dania Beach S. (G3)... Read More...

Tourist tops Turf Male Eclipse Award nominations

Tourist, brilliant winner of the 2016 Breeders' Cup Mile (G1) and recent addition to the 2017 WinStar Farm stallion roster, was named as a finalist in the Male Turf category... Read More...

WinStar promotes Tugel, hires O’Rourke

WinStar Farm has announced the promotion of Sean Tugel as its new Director of Bloodstock Services, and the hiring of Liam O’Rourke to the Stallion Season Sales team... Read More...

First foal is a colt for multiple G1 winner Carpe Diem

WinStar Farm’s Carpe Diem, Giant’s Causeway’s Grade 1 winner at both two and three, sired his... Read More...

Midnight Storm shines in San Pasqual S. (G2)

Pioneerof the Nile's brilliant and versatile Midnight Storm started off 2016 in style with a front-running victory in the $200,000 San Pasqual S. (G2) on New Year's Day at Santa Anita Park... Read More...

Pioneerof the Nile colt all business in debut

Pioneerof the Nile got his 75th winner of 2016 on New Year's Eve at Gulfstream Park when Pagliacci split horses in deep stretch to win his maiden special weight debut... Read More...

WinStar to Finish 2016 as Top North American Breeder

Six years ago Kenny Troutt's WinStar Farm began implementing a plan to purposefully increase the scope and quality of both its broodmare band and its stallion roster... Read More...

WinStar Finishes 2016 as Top North American Breeder

Six years ago Kenny Troutt's WinStar Farm began implementing a plan to purposefully increase the scope and quality of both its broodmare band and its stallion roster... Read More...

Dac rallies to snag Prairie Bayou S.

Dac, a 5-year-old son of Distorted Humor, captured his second straight running of Turfway Park's $50,000 Prairie Bayou S. on Dec. 17... Read More...

Honorable Duty shows will to win in $75,000 Tenacious S.

Honorable Duty's game run through the Fair Grounds' stretch earned the 4-year-old son of Distorted Humor his first stakes win in Saturday's $75,000 Tenacious S... Read More...

Cash Control out-games Kitten’s Roar to take Blushing KD Stakes

Pioneerof the Nile's turf specialist Cash Control won her second straight stakes on Saturday with a hard-fought head victory in the $75,000 Blushing KD Stakes... Read More...

Neck of the Moon caps season with $100,000 South Beach S. win

Neck of the Moon, a 6-year-old daughter of More Than Ready, saved her best for what may have been her final career start with a game neck victory in the $100,000 South Beach S... Read More...

Bodemeister colt takes flight en route Rising Stardom

Faja left a field of 2-year-olds in his wake with a powerful stretch run to come home an 8 3/4-length maiden special winner Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Kentucky Downs honors Breeders’ Cup Mile winner Tourist, renames $400,000 stakes race

Kentucky Downs has renamed a major stakes event on its racing calendar to honor 2016 Breeders’ Cup Mile (G1) winner Tourist. The formerly-named More Than Ready Mile Stakes will now be run as the Tourist Mile Stakes starting in 2017... Read More...

Storm Belt surges to victory at Meydan

More Than Ready's stakes-placed son Storm Belt moved into the ranks of stakes winners with a comfortable 6 1/4-length victory in the $75,000 Entisar S. at Meydan... Read More...

Miss Mo Kelly weaves her to first stakes victory

Miss Mo Kelly, a 4-year-old Congrats filly, turned in a dynamic stretch run Dec. 11 at Remington Park... Read More...

Sonic Mule rockets to victory in Gulftream’s Buffalo Man S.

Sonic Mule sped out of the gate and never looked back in his victory in the $75,000 Buffalo Man S. Saturday at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

Hail to the Nile gets accolades in $100K Champions Day Turf

Hail to the Nile prevailed by three-quarters of a length over Fort Pulaski after a race-long duel in Saturday's $100,000 Louisiana Champions Day Turf S. at Fair Grounds... Read More...

Bode’s Dream still perfect after House Party S. score

The brilliant 2-year-old filly Bode's Dream ran her record to 3-for-3 on Saturday with commanding performance in the House Party S. at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

In The Stud Feature: Paynter

WinStar stallion Paynter was featured recently in Paulick Report’s “In the Stud,” a series put... Read More...

Star Breeder of the Month: John and Tanya Gunther

John and Tanya Gunther, WinStar’s Star Breeder of the Month, bred Tamarkuz, winner of the... Read More...

Mr. Meister sparkles on Gulfstream Park turf

Top-five First-Crop sire Bodemeister chalked up his second maiden special weight winner in two days on Sunday when the regally-bred Mr. Meister scored by 1 1/2-lengths... Read More...

Bodemeister moves into Top Five on Freshman Sire list

American Anthem surged in the final furlong of his maiden special weight debut Saturday at Del Mar to win the six-furlong contest by a neck after making up four lengths from mid-stretch to the wire... Read More...

Midnight Storm adds Native Diver S. (G3) to sparkling resume

Three weeks after a very game performance in the Breeders' Cup Mile (G1), Midnight Storm easily won his first main track graded stakes in Sunday's $100,000 Native Diver S. (G3) at Del Mar... Read More...

Tiznow’s Term of Art earns first graded win in Cecil B. DeMille (G3)

Term of Art forged to the lead in the final sixteenth of a mile en route to his 1 1/4-length victory in Sunday's $100,000 Cecil B. DeMille S. (G3) at Del Mar... Read More...

Bodemeister filly tallies sharp score in FG turf MdSpWt

Rickey's Girl unleashed a strong kick in the final furlong of a one-mile maiden special weight turf affair Saturday at Fair Grounds... Read More...

Korea Racing Authority purchases Take Charge Indy

Florida Derby (G1) winner & millionaire Take Charge Indy has been purchased by Korea Racing Authority (KRA) and will stand stud in South Korea in 2017... Read More...

Cash Control gets the money in the Grade 3 Cardinal H.

Pioneerof the Nile's Cash Control earned her second career graded stakes victory Saturday at Churchill Downs with a commanding four-length victory in the $100,000 Cardinal H. (G3)... Read More...

Artie Schiller’s Macagone wins sire’s namesake stakes

Artie Schiller's Macagone fittingly won the Aqueduct stakes named after his sire on Saturday with a determined stretch run, defeating Blacktype (FR) by three-quarters of a length... Read More...

Bodemeister firster impresses at Gulfstream

Alum graduated at first asking Thursday afternoon with a dominating 5 1/2-length maiden special weight score at Gulfstream Park... Read More...

WinStar retires Breeders’ Cup winner Tourist to stud, partners with Don Alberto Corp.

Multiple Grade 1-winning miler Tourist, recent winner of the fastest Breeders’ Cup Mile (G1) in history, has been retired from racing and will stand stud at his birthplace of WinStar Farm for a fee of $12,500 S&N in 2017... Read More...

Revolutionary weanling realizes $105,000 at Keeneland

A bay colt from the first crop of multiple graded stakes winner Revolutionary hammered for $105,000 on Tuesday at the Nov. 8-20 Keeneland November Sale... Read More...

Solid results keep coming at Keeneland for Fed Biz

The Nov. 8-20 Keeneland November Sale is into its second week, but the strong results for weanlings from the first crop of Fed Biz continued... Read More...

O Dionysus becomes second stakes winner for Bodemeister

O Dionysus' victory in Saturday's $75,000 Christopher Elser Memorial S. at Parx moved Bodemeister into the top five on the 2016 First-Crop Sire list... Read More...

Fed Biz colt snagged for $230,000 at KEENOV

A dark bay colt from the first crop of track record-setter Fed Biz sold for $230,000 to K. D. Bloodstock during Friday's session of the Keeneland November sale... Read More...

Fed Biz’s first weanling sells for $160,000

Hip 346, a weanling filly from the first crop of Fed Biz, brought a final bid of $160,000 from buyer Clear Ridge on Day 2 of the Keeneland November sale Wednesday... Read More...

Constitution connected to trio of million-dollar mares this week

Constitution, the brilliant multiple Grade 1-winning son of Tapit, is connected to three mares that fetched seven figures in the last three days at prominent breeding stock sales in Lexington, KY, including his first in-foal mare to sell on Wednesday a... Read More...

Bodemeister colt draws off in MdSpWt win

China Horse Club and WinStar Farm's Equator made his first two-turn start a winning one on Nov. 10 when the 2-year-old Bodemeister colt tallied a three-length maiden special weight score... Read More...

Gemologist stays hot, weanling goes for $260,000

Gemologist is enjoying a sensational year with his first crop of 2-year-olds on the track, and on Day 1 at Keeneland November his popularity showed with a weanling colt selling for $260,000 to Cavalier Bloodstock... Read More...

Pioneerof the Nile weanling fetches session-topping $600,000 at KEENOV

Hip 174, a striking weanling colt by Pioneerof the Nile, fetched $600,000 from buyer R.C. Thoroughbreds on Day 1 of the annual Keeneland November sale in Lexington, KY, making him the highest-priced weanling of the session... Read More...