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Smoke Glacken pensioned

Gainesway has today announced its decision to pension the 19-year-old stallion Smoke Glacken due to the stallion’s declining fertility and the general effects of his advancing age... Read More...

Six total starters for Tapit in Breeders’ Cup 2013

Leading sire Tapit will be represented by six runners in this year's Breeders' Cup, and in a testament to his versatility, the starters will be in six different races... Read More...

Birdstone has pair in Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1)

The duo of Conquest Titan and Mexikoma give their sire Birdstone a strong hand in the $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1) Saturday at Santa Anita Park... Read More...

Tap It Rich set for Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1)

Gainesway sales grad Tap It Rich, a 2-year-old by the farm's stallion Tapit, fared well at the post position draw for Saturday's $2 million Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G1)... Read More...

Tap It Rich strikes big in MSW debut at Santa Anita

Tapit earned his third TDN Rising Star of 2013 on Saturday when 2-year-old Tap It Rich rolled to an eye-opening 4 1/4-length maiden special weight victory... Read More...

Tricky Hat works magic to take $100K Laurel Turf Cup

Tricky Hat got a crafty ride to emerge victorious in Saturday's $100,000 Laurel Turf Cup, giving his sire Hat Trick his ninth stakes horse of 2013... Read More...

Birdstone colt airs by 14 in MSW

Mexikoma put on a spectacular display Sept. 12 at Delaware Park as the 2-year-old colt by Birdstone toyed with his opposition to the tune of a 14 3/4-length romp over maiden special weight foes... Read More...

Two more seven-figure yearlings for Tapit at Keeneland sale

Led by a $1.2 million colt and $1 million filly, yearlings by Tapit were some of the hottest sellers during Day 4 of the Keeneland September Yearling sale, the final day of the first week of the auction. Read More...

Gainesway sells Tapit colt for $1.55 million at Keeneland Day 3

Gainesway bred and sold of the top offerings during Day 3 of the 2013 Keeneland September Yearling sale when a colt by the farm's top stallion Tapit brought a winning bid of $1.55 million... Read More...

Day 2 at Keeneland sees Tapit colt bring $1 million

Tapit continued his strong run at the 2013 Keeneland September Yearling sale on Sept. 10, the second day of the auction, when a colt by the Gainesway stallion brought an even $1 million winning bid .. Read More...

Five Tapit yearlings top $250K at Keeneland Day 1

The Tapit offerings were some of the top sellers during first day of the 2013 Keeneland September Yearling sale, with five youngsters bringing at least $250,000... Read More...

Gainesway filly tops Session 1 of Keeneland yearling sale

A filly consigned by Gainesway sales brought a session-high price of $1,500,000 during day 1 of the Keeneland September Yearling sale Sept. 9 in Lexington... Read More...

Tapit filly stays undefeated in Pocahontas S. (G2)

Undefeated Untapable adds her name to what is becoming a long line of top 2-year-old fillies by leading sire Tapit, rallying gamely to win in the $150,000 Pocahontas S. (G2) on Sept. 7 at Churchill... Read More...

Birdstone colt vanquishes foes in Swynford S.

Conquest Titan, broke his maiden in style Saturday afternoon at Woodbine in the $125,500 Swynford S. for 2-year-olds, romping home by 5 1/4-lengths... Read More...

Gainesway grad Sweet Lulu takes Grade 1 Test

Sweet Lulu continued her ascent to the top of the filly sprint division with an ultra-game victory in the $500,000 Test S. (G1) Saturday at Saratoga... Read More...

Tapit filly brings record price at F-T New York yearling sale

Gainesway consigned the top priced yearling at the Aug. 10-11 Fasig-Tipton New York Preferred sale, a Tapit filly that brought a sale-record $430,000... Read More...

Gainesway grad sets stakes record in G2 Saratoga Special

Corfu, a Gainesway sales grad, stepped to the head of the 2-year-old division with a thrilling... Read More...

Fasig-Tipton Saratoga: two Tapit yearlings bring $500K

Led by a pair of $500,000 yearlings, Tapit had four horses sell for an average of $387,500 at the Aug. 5-6 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Select Yearling sale... Read More...

Joyful Victory dominates in Grade 2 Molly Pitcher

Tapit's top-class filly Joyful Victory turned in a front-running, 7 1/2-length romp in the $195,000 Molly Pitcher S. (G2) Sunday afternoon at Monmouth Park... Read More...

Gainesway-bred Sweet Lulu remains undefeated

Sweet Lulu kept her record unblemished on July 24th, with an emphatic victory in the $85,300 feature allowance over a mile at Del Mar... Read More...

DRF Breeding Hot Sire: Afleet Alex

Afleet Alex, the champion 3-year-old male of 2005, has settled into a steady stallion career at Gainesway in Lexington, Ky... Read More...

Gainesway sales has huge day at F-T July sale

Gainesway Sales, as agent, had three of the top 10 selling yearlings at Monday's Fasig-Tipton July Sale... Read More...

Birdstone filly wins $75K Tippett S. in career debut

The connections of Thank You Marylou thought highly enough of the 2-year-old Birdstone filly to start her career in Saturday's $75,000 Tippett S. at Colonial Downs... Read More...

Gainesway grad by Birdstone rolls at Hollywood

Blue Tone struck a winning note July 11 at Hollywood Park, rolling to a 5 1/4-length maiden special weight victory... Read More...

Rousing score for Dancing Afleet in G2 Delaware Oaks

Afleet Alex added to his growing list of stakes winners Saturday when Dancing Afleet charged home late to take the $308,000 Delaware Oaks (G2)... Read More...

Hat Trick gets 7th stakes winner of 2013

Try Twice was all by himself at the finish of the Classic Turf Club Tandil S. to give his sire Hat Trick his seventh stakes horse... Read More...

Afleet Alex colt scores in debut

Tashir looked like a much more experienced racehorse in his career debut Wednesday at Delaware Park... Read More...

Jimmy Creed tops nine sprinters in Triple Bend Handicap

DRF: Jimmy Creed may be favored in Saturday's Triple Bend Handicap, which has a projected field of nine, including... Read More...

Afleet Alex has top filly at OBS June sale

A daughter of Afleet Alex sold for $280,000, the highest price paid for a filly at the OBS 2013 June Sale of 2-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age June 18-19 in Ocala... Read More...

Barbie Wire waltzes to first stakes win at Belmont

Barbie Wire waltzed to her first stakes victory in her added money debut, the $85,000 Astronomia... Read More...

Sweet Lulu Delivers a TDN Rising Star Performance at Hollywood

Sweet Lulu, favored at 1-2 in her unveiling, had several sharp works for this, including a six-furlong bullet in 1:11 4/5 at Hollywood May 17... Read More...

Gainesway grad Midnight Lucky crushes foes in Acorn

Midnight Lucky outclassed her competition to roll to a commanding 6 ¼-length victory on Memorial Day in the Grade 1, $300,000 Acorn S. at Belmont Park... Read More...

Gainesway Grad Midnight Lucky crushes foes in Acorn

Midnight Lucky outclassed her competition to roll to a commanding 6 ¼-length victory on Memorial Day in the Grade 1, $300,000 Acorn S. at Belmont Park... Read More...

Tapit filly overcomes trouble to win debut in style

Winchell Thoroughbreds' homebred Tapit filly Teardrop rolled to a 3 3/4-length victory in her Thursday debut at Churchill Downs... Read More...

G1-placed Iotapa becomes Afleet Alex’s newest SW

Rising 3yo filly Iotapa had a breakthrough win Sunday, May 19th at Hollywood Park when the daughter of Afleet Alex scored a clear victory in the $74,000 Railbird... Read More...

Normandy Invasion back under consideration

After initially saying he didn’t plan to run Normandy Invasion back in the Preakness, trainer Chad Brown reserves the right to change his mind... Read More...

Delauney romps in Grade 2 Churchill Downs S.

Smoke Glacken's star sprinter Delaunay swept past Trinniberg at the head of the stretch and drew off to a four-length victory in the $443,600 Churchill Downs S... Read More...

Delaunay romps in Grade 2 Churchill Downs S.

Smoke Glacken's star sprinter Delaunay swept past Trinniberg at the head of the stretch and drew off to a four-length victory in the $443,600 Churchill Downs S... Read More...

Normandy Invasion gets post 5 for Derby 139

Tapit's top 3-year-old colt Normandy Invasion drew the post five for the $2 million Kentucky Derby (G1)... Read More...

Birdstone 2yos prove popular at 2013 auctions

A colt by Birdstone topped the third day of the OBS Spring Sale of 2-year-olds in training, bringing a winning bid of $375,000... Read More...

Normandy Invasion at Churchill for Derby 139

Tapit's leading Kentucky Derby (G1) candidate Normandy Invasion arrived at Churchill Downs Sunday to begin his final preparation for the May 4 classic... Read More...

On Fire Baby heats up in G1 Apple Blossom

Smoke Glacken's 4-year-old daughter On Fire Baby kicked off her 2013 campaign with a thrilling win in the $500,000 Apple Blossom H. (G1)... Read More...

Hat Trick 2YO wins G1 in thriller

Zapata battled between horses to give the 2-year-old Hat Trick colt a scintillating head-bob victory in the Group 1 Gran Prix Raul Chevalier... Read More...

Howe Great proves best at Keeneland

In an allowance field full of graded stakes winners, Hat Trick's Howe Great came out a half-length in Saturday's fourth race on the Keeneland turf... Read More...

Jimmy Creed triumphs in Grade 2 Potrero Grande S.

Gainesway sales grad Jimmy Creed got his second straight graded stakes win in Saturday’s $150,000 Potrero Grande S. (G2)... Read More...

Joyful Victory is Tapit’s newest millionaire

With an easy win in Saturday’s Santa Margarita S. (G1), Joyful Victory became Tapit's seventh millionaire... Read More...

Hat Trick colt sets world record in G2 San Luis Rey S.

Hat Trick's Bright Thought broke a 23-year-old world record in taking Saturday’s $150,000 San Luis Rey S... Read More...

Birdstone has top 5 colt at OBS Select sale

Birdstone had one of the top-5 selling 2-year-olds at the March 12-13 OBS Selected Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale... Read More...

Cor Cor equals track record in OBS Sprint stakes

Smoke Glacken's speedy 3-year-old filly Cor Cor rolled to a 4 3/4-length victory in the $50,000 OBS Sprint S. Monday... Read More...

Delaunay makes it five straight in $150K Kenner S.

Smoke Glacken's Delaunay swept the three major sprint stakes at Fair Grounds with a 4 1/2-length score in the $150,000 Duncan F. Kenner... Read More...