Blood-Horse

Grade 1 Winner Al’s Gal Consigned to Keeneland Nov.

Blood-Horse | 47 mins ago
Al's Gal, winner of the 2016 E. P. Taylor Stakes Presented by HPIBet (G1T) at Woodbine, will be offered in foal to leading sire Medaglia d'Oro at Keeneland's 2017 November Breeding Stock Sale. Read More...

Will West Coast Win Again in the Pennsylvania Derby?

Blood-Horse | 3 hours ago
J. Keeler Johnson handicaps the Pennsylvania Derby (G1) at Parx Racing. Read More...

British Vets Debate Corporatization of Clinics

Blood-Horse | 3 hours ago
Majority of vet association members don't see the benefits Read More...

Inaugural Real Rider Cup Raises Funds, OTTB Awareness

Blood-Horse | 3 hours ago
The Real Rider Cup was launched with the goal of raising money and awareness for off-track Thoroughbreds succeeding in second careers. Read More...

Celestine Heads Talented Bunch in Noble Damsel

Blood-Horse | 4 hours ago
A small but talented quintet will contest the Noble Damsel at a mile over the Widener Turf Course at Belmont Park as Time and Motion, Celestine, and Sassy Little Lila knock heads. Read More...

Jockey Club Projects Foal Crop Similar to Last Year

Blood-Horse | 4 hours ago
The Jockey Club reported 21,624 live foals of 2017 being reported to The Jockey Club on Live Foal Reports. Read More...

United States Stop in 2018 Unlikely for Winx

Blood-Horse | 6 hours ago
The chances of Winx heading to the United States in 2018 would be remote, but if the unlikely were to happen, the Saratoga Race Course meet might be the best fit. Read More...

Look Back: Lonesome Glory Earns a Fifth Eclipse Award

Blood-Horse | 8 hours ago
A look back at steeplechaser Lonesome Glory's fifth Eclipse Award. Read More...

New Plateau: Ami’s Mesa Sets Track Record in Masters

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
After three clear victories at Woodbine, Ami's Mesa found success on the road as well Sept. 18 when she rallied to a one-length victory in the $400,000 Presque Isle Downs Masters Stakes (G2) in Erie, Penn. Read More...

Keeneland September Exceeds 2016 Gross on Seventh Day

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
The buoyant pace continued at the Keeneland September yearling sale when gross sales of $273,298,000 through the Sept. 18 seventh session of the 12-day sale surpassed total sales of $272,890,500 recorded during last year's entire 13-day auction.  Read More...

TOBA September Member of the Month

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
Along with boyhood friend Alan Schubert, Don Robinson races standout turf mare Cambodia, whom he co-bred with late partner Eric Kronfeld of Maverick Productions. Read More...

Hong Kong to Offer Three Group 1 Races on Single Card

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
For the first time Hong Kong will stage three spring group 1 features on a single day, the Hong Kong Jockey Club announced Sept. 19.  Read More...

Tattersalls Ireland Day 1 Records Fall

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
Opening day of the Tattersalls Ireland September Yearling Sale Sept. 19 produced results not witnessed at the sale since the pre-recession year of 2006.  Read More...

Abel Tasman Heads to Cotillion

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) winner Abel Tasman has set her sights on year-end honors and a hefty purse in the $1 million Cotillion (G1). Read More...

Momentum Carries Through Keeneland Book 4

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
Two yearlings, a filly by Warrior’s Reward and a colt by Stay Thirsty, each sold for $325,000 to headline Tuesday's session as Keeneland sold 285 yearlings for gross sales of $15,571,000, an average of $54,635 and a median of $40,000. Read More...

What’s Going On Here: Life After Secretariat

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
Penny Chenery gave us much more than a great ride with Big Red Read More...

The Week in Photos 9/19/2017

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
Ricoh Woodbine Mile Stakes, Natalma Stakes, Northern Dancer Turf Stakes, Presque Isle Downs Masters Stakes, Summer Stakes, Sands Point Stakes, Pocahontas Stakes, Canadian Stakes, Iroquois Stakes, Locust Grove Stakes, Bold Venture Stakes, and more. Read More...

Delahooke Supports Water Hay Oats Alliance

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
International Bloodstock Agent, James Delahooke has thrown his support behind the efforts of the Water Hay Oats Alliance to ban the use of performance enhancing drugs in U.S. horse racing. Read More...

Hall of Fame Names Triple Crown Exhibit After Chenery

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
In recognition of her remarkable contributions to the sport of Thoroughbred racing, the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame has named its Winners of the Triple Crown exhibit in honor of Penny Chenery. Read More...

West Coast Looks to Take Control in Pennsylvania Derby

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
On the heels of his 3 1/4-length victory in the Aug. 26 Travers Stakes Presented by NYRA Bets (G1), West Coast enters the Pennsylvania Derby (G1) with an opportunity to use a second-half surge to take control of the 3-year-old division. Read More...

Reinvigorated Rick Porter Happy to be Buying Yearlings

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
Fox Hill Farm's Rick Porter is buying yearlings again, which is great news for himself as well as the Thoroughbred industry, as the owner feels healthy and happy after a two-year fight against cancer. Read More...

Records Fall at Tattersalls Ireland September

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
New heights were scaled at this year's Tattersalls Ireland September Yearling Sale, which saw sale records fall over two days of strong and determined bidding. Read More...

New Jersey Racing Commission Fines Gindi, Navarro

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
The New Jersey Racing Commission Sept. 20 followed the recommendations of Monmouth Park stewards to fine owner Randal Gindi and trainer Jorge Navarro for conduct "extremely detrimental to racing." Read More...

Sept. 20 Session Topper Brings $175,000

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
A racy gray/roan filly from the first crop of Hill ‘n’ Dale Farms’ Atreides topped the ninth session of the Keeneland September yearling sale. The filly, Hip 3077, brought $175,000 Sept. 20, the first session of Book 5. Read More...

Farrell, Tequilita Meet in Dogwood Stakes

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
Multiple graded stakes winner Farrell will return to racing action for the first time since she competed in the Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) more than four months ago when she headlines the $100,000 Dogwood Stakes Sept. 23. Read More...

First-Time Pinhooker Hits Book 5 Paydirt

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
Tony Cummins of Boston bought his first horse, a Quality Road weanling, last year for $5,000. He sold the colt Sept. 20 for $95,000 during Book 5 of the Keeneland September yearling sale. Read More...

Tom’s Ready Stretches Out for Kelso

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
After a placing in the Forego Stakes (G1) last time out, G M B Racing's Tom's Ready will stretch out to the one-mile distance Sept. 23 in the $300,000 Kelso Handicap (G2) at Belmont Park. Read More...

Breeder Boulton Sees Plan Come Together

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
When the hammer fell at $150,000 for a filly she co-bred, Amy Boulton embraced consignor Pat Costello of Paramount Sales as tears flowed from her eyes. Read More...

Energy Carries Keeneland September Into Book 5

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
The energy level was high in the back ring at Keeneland Sept. 20 as the marathon September sale rolled through the first session of Book 5. Read More...

Tequilita Seeks Second Graded Win in Charles Town Oaks

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
An overflow field of three-year-old fillies will take to the gate at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races Sept. 23 in a quest to take home the lion's share of the purse  in the $300,000 Charles Town Oaks (G3).   Read More...

Barretts Juvenile Key Prep for Run Away

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
Kaleem Shah's Run Away will make a relatively quick turnaround Sept. 23 for the $100,000 Barretts Juvenile Stakes at Los Alamitos Race Course, while trainer Simon Callaghan still has an eye on the Run Away and Hide colt's future. Read More...

Breeders’ Cup Announces Public Transportation Plan

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
Park-and-Ride Program Offers Free Parking and Shuttle Service. Read More...

Look Back: Lonesome Glory Earns a Fifth Eclipse Award

Blood-Horse | 9 hours ago
A look back at steeplechaser Lonesome Glory's fifth Eclipse Award. Read More...

Energy Carries Keeneland September Into Book 5

Blood-Horse | 18 hours ago
The energy level was high in the back ring at Keeneland Sept. 20 as the marathon September sale rolled through the first session of Book 5. Read More...

Tequilita Seeks Second Graded Win in Charles Town Oaks

Blood-Horse | 18 hours ago
An overflow field of three-year-old fillies will take to the gate at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races Sept. 23 in a quest to take home the lion's share of the purse  in the $300,000 Charles Town Oaks (G3).   Read More...

Barretts Juvenile Key Prep for Run Away

Blood-Horse | 18 hours ago
Kaleem Shah's Run Away will make a relatively quick turnaround Sept. 23 for the $100,000 Barretts Juvenile Stakes at Los Alamitos Race Course, while trainer Simon Callaghan still has an eye on the Run Away and Hide colt's future. Read More...

Breeders’ Cup Announces Public Transportation Plan

Blood-Horse | 18 hours ago
Park-and-Ride Program Offers Free Parking and Shuttle Service. Read More...

Sept. 20 Session Topper Brings $175,000

Blood-Horse | 20 hours ago
A racy gray/roan filly from the first crop of Hill ‘n’ Dale Farms’ Atreides topped the ninth session of the Keeneland September yearling sale. The filly, Hip 3077, brought $175,000 Sept. 20, the first session of Book 5. Read More...

Energy Carries Keeneland Into Book 5

Blood-Horse | 20 hours ago
The energy level was high in the back ring at Keeneland Sept. 20 as the marathon September sale rolled through the first session of Book 5. Read More...

Records Fall at Tattersalls Ireland September

Blood-Horse | 21 hours ago
New heights were scaled at this year's Tattersalls Ireland September Yearling Sale, which saw sale records fall over two days of strong and determined bidding. Read More...

Farrell, Tequilita Meet in Dogwood Stakes

Blood-Horse | 21 hours ago
Multiple graded stakes winner Farrell will return to racing action for the first time since she competed in the Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) more than four months ago when she headlines the $100,000 Dogwood Stakes Sept. 23. Read More...

Tom’s Ready Stretches Out for Kelso

Blood-Horse | 21 hours ago
After a placing in the Forego Stakes (G1) last time out, G M B Racing's Tom's Ready will stretch out to the one-mile distance Sept. 23 in the $300,000 Kelso Handicap (G2) at Belmont Park. Read More...

Breeder Boulton Sees Plan Come Together

Blood-Horse | 21 hours ago
When the hammer fell at $150,000 for a filly she co-bred, Amy Boulton embraced consignor Pat Costello of Paramount Sales as tears flowed from her eyes. Read More...

Reinvigorated Rick Porter Happy to be Buying Yearlings

Blood-Horse | 23 hours ago
Fox Hill Farm's Rick Porter is buying yearlings again, which is great news for himself as well as the Thoroughbred industry, as the owner feels healthy and happy after a two-year fight against cancer. Read More...

New Jersey Racing Commission Fines Gindi, Navarro

Blood-Horse | 23 hours ago
The New Jersey Racing Commission Sept. 20 followed the recommendations of Monmouth Park stewards to fine owner Randal Gindi and trainer Jorge Navarro for conduct "extremely detrimental to racing." Read More...

First-Time Pinhooker Hits Book 5 Paydirt

Blood-Horse | 23 hours ago
Tony Cummins of Boston bought his first horse, a Quality Road weanling, last year for $5,000. He sold the colt Sept. 20 for $95,000 during Book 5 of the Keeneland September yearling sale. Read More...

West Coast Looks to Take Control in Pennsylvania Derby

Blood-Horse | 1 day ago
On the heels of his 3 1/4-length victory in the Aug. 26 Travers Stakes Presented by NYRA Bets (G1), West Coast enters the Pennsylvania Derby (G1) with an opportunity to use a second-half surge to take control of the 3-year-old division. Read More...

Hall of Fame Names Triple Crown Exhibit After Chenery

Blood-Horse | 1 day ago
In recognition of her remarkable contributions to the sport of Thoroughbred racing, the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame has named its Winners of the Triple Crown exhibit in honor of Penny Chenery. Read More...

What’s Going On Here: Life After Secretariat

Blood-Horse | 1 day ago
Penny Chenery gave us much more than a great ride with Big Red Read More...

The Week in Photos 9/19/2017

Blood-Horse | 1 day ago
Ricoh Woodbine Mile Stakes, Natalma Stakes, Northern Dancer Turf Stakes, Presque Isle Downs Masters Stakes, Summer Stakes, Sands Point Stakes, Pocahontas Stakes, Canadian Stakes, Iroquois Stakes, Locust Grove Stakes, Bold Venture Stakes, and more. Read More...