Tags ‘I’ll have another’

Derby effect: Winning sires see stud fees spike

DRF | 12 months ago
The Kentucky Derby carries a purse of $2 million, but America’s most famous race can pay further dividends for the connections of the winner’s sire. The stallions represented by Kentucky Derby winners – particularly those early in their stud careers – typically see significant fee increases the following season and can also garner larger books filled with higher-quality mares. Read More...

Cream of last season’s 3-year-old crop now standing at stud

DRF | 1 year ago
Joe Nevills 0 If a poll were taken asking participants to describe last year’s crop of 3-year-olds in one word, a popular response m... Read More...

Best Beyers of 2012: Wise Dan a triple-threat on speed figures

DRF | 1 year ago
0 Andrew Beyer Coady Photography/KeenelandView SlideshowWise Dan wins the Ben Ali last April at Keeneland with a 2012-best 117 Beyer Speed... Read More...

Pedigree profiles: 2012 Eclipse Award winners

DRF | 1 year ago
DRF Breeding Staff 0 Tom KeyserWise Dan, who races as a homebred for Morton Fink, captured three titles at the Eclipse Awards, including H... Read More...

Wise Dan named Horse of the Year, wins turf male, older male titles at Eclipse Awards

DRF | 1 year ago
Jay Privman 0 Tom KeyserWise Dan won titles as Horse of the Year, champion male turf horse, and champion older male on Saturday at the Ecl... Read More...

Eclipse Award winner I’ll Have Another: Classic winner bolsters sire Flower Alley’s stock

DRF | 1 year ago
Patrick Reed 0 courtesy Three Chimneys FarmFlower Alley I’ll Have Another’s rapid rise to national prominence last spring elev... Read More...

Eclipse Awards: Wise Dan favored for Horse of the Year – 1358454205

DRF | 1 year ago
Jay Privman 0 HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. – Wise Dan is a finalist for champion male turf horse and champion older male, and is the favor... Read More...

I’ll Have Another O’Neill’s Obvious Horse of the Year Choice

Michael Compton | 1 year ago
Doug O’Neill is nothing if not a realist. If he had his druthers, he would love it if I’ll Have Another is named 2012′s Horse of the Year. O’Neill learn if I’ll Have Another is named Horse of the Year when the Eclipse Award winners are an... Read More...

Eclipse Awards: Fort Larned, I’ll Have Another, Wise Dan Horse of the Year finalists

DRF | 1 year ago
Jay Privman 0 Tom KeyserWise Dan is an Eclipse finalist in three categories: Turf Male, Older Male, and Horse of the Year.Wise Dan, who co... Read More...

2012 Horse Racing Top Performers

It was yet another roller coaster ride for the Sport of Kings in North America with high points and low points, but all in all it was a solid year that saw impressive horses, fantastic horses and above all tremendous winning streaks. Below, we compiled... Read More...

Hovdey: Summarizing the 2012 season – in horsemen’s parlance

DRF | 1 year ago
Jay Hovdey 0 Jay Hovdey Barbara D. LivingstonSean Clancy shot for the moon in Apr... Read More...

2012 Year In Review: I’ll Have Another embodied season of defections, debate

DRF | 1 year ago
Jay Privman 0 Barbara D. LivingstonView SlideshowMay 19: I'll Have Another (left) runs down Bodemeister again to win the Preakness.I&rsquo... Read More...

Gutierrez back for another Kentucky Derby run

DRF | 1 year ago
Jay Hovdey 0 Barbara D. LivingstonMario Gutierrez, who guided I'll Have Another to victory in the Kentucky Derby and Preakness, rides He's... Read More...

I’ll Have Another to stand for $38,900 in Japan

DRF | 1 year ago
Nicole Russo 0 Tom KeyserI'll Have Another will stand for about $38,900 in 2013 at at Big Red Farm in Hokkaido, Japan.Dual classic winner ... Read More...

Crist: I’ll Have Another still out front in race for Horse of the Year

DRF | 2 years ago
0 Steven Crist Barbara D. LivingstonI'll Have Another is still the front-runner for Horse of the Year, but that could change after the Bre... Read More...

Injuries take their toll on 3-year-old stars

DRF | 2 years ago
Marcus Hersh 0 Emily ShieldsI'll Have Another, this year's Derby and Preakness winner, in the paddock before the Belmont Stakes on June 9.... Read More...

Mario Gutierrez wins ESPY Award for Best Jockey

Michael Compton | 2 years ago
Mario  Gutierrez, jockey of Kentucky Derby (G1) and Preakness Stakes (G1) winner I’ll Have Another, won the award for best jockey during the ESPY Awards on Wednesday night in Los Angeles. The ESPY Awards, which stand for Excellence in Sports Perform... Read More...

Hollywood Park: Fans get chance to say goodbye to I’ll Have Another

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen Shigeki KikkawaJockey Mario Gutierrez waves to the crowd as I'll Have Another is paraded Saturday at Hollywood Park.INGLEWOOD, Calif. – I’ll Have Another made his final... Read More...

Hollywood Park: I’ll Have Another will parade between races

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen Retired Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner I’ll Have Another will be paraded between races on Saturday at Betfair Hollywood Park. I’ll Have Another is scheduled... Read More...

Hollywood Park: I’ll Have Another will parade between races

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen Barbara D. LivingstonIn what is likely to be his final public appearance before leaving for stud duty in Japan, I'll Have Another will parade between races Saturday at Hollywood Pa... Read More...

Tuley: O’Neill cashes his 200-1 Kentucky Derby future ticket

DRF | 2 years ago
Dave Tuley Dave Tuley PRIMM, Nev. – Doug O’Neill has been the face of horse racing for the better part of two months.read more Read More...

World Thoroughbred Rankings: How they assess the best

DRF | 2 years ago
Marcus Hersh The World Thoroughbred Rankings, published throughout the year and culminating in a year-end summation, attempt to quantify the performance level of horses throughout the world. The ... Read More...

Hollywood Park: O’Neill starts search for next stable star

DRF | 2 years ago
Steve Andersen Barbara D. LivingstonTrainer Doug O’Neill, pictured with I'll Have Another at Belmont Park, expects his activity at Hollywood Park to increase in coming weeks.INGLEWOOD, Calif. &... Read More...

Union Rags has second half to burnish 3-year-old championship credentials

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Privman Tom KeyserUnion Rags, winner of the Belmont Stakes under jockey John Velazquez, will make his next start in either the Jim Dandy or Haskell.Although Union Rags and I’ll Have Ano... Read More...

I’ll Have Another leaves Belmont Park for Hollywood home

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening ELMONT, N.Y. – The cameras that heralded his arrival some 22 days ago were non-existent Monday morning when I’ll Have Another left Barn 9 at Belmont Park and was loa... Read More...

Trip Notes: Belmont Stakes, Manhattan Handicap, Whittingham Handicap, and more

DRF | 2 years ago
Michael Hammersly Saturday, June 9, 2012 Belmont Parkread more Read More...

2012 Belmont Stakes: Handle rises dramatically over last year

DRF | 2 years ago
Matt Hegarty Business figures for this year’s Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park posted across-the-board gains compared to last year’s Belmont, according to figures distributed late Satur... Read More...

Hovdey: Belmont Stakes provides consolation, big and small

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Hovdey Barbara D. LivingstonUnion Rags (right) gets through on the rail to defeat Paynter in the closing yards of the 144th Belmont Stakes.In the jam-packed aisle of the Belmont Park box seat... Read More...

I’ll Have Another’s team shows no bitterness

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Barbara D. LivingstonTrainer Doug O'Neill leads I'll Have Another away from Friday's press conference announcing the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner's retirement.ELMONT, N.Y. &n... Read More...

Hovdey: Sad day for I’ll Have Another, but not a tragic one

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Hovdey Jay Hovdey Tom KeyserOwner Paul Reddam, I'll Have Another, and trainer Doug O'Neill at the news conference to announce the hors... Read More...

Belmont Stakes 2012: Rival trainers react to I’ll Have Another’s scratch

DRF | 2 years ago
Mike Welsch ELMONT, N.Y. − While the defection of I’ll Have Another will certainly enhance their chances of winning Saturday’s Belmont Stakes, trainers Dale Romans, Michael Matz... Read More...

I’ll Have Another’s trainer and owner discuss injury at news conference [Transcript]

DRF | 2 years ago
Comments made by trainer Doug O'Neill and owner Paul Reddam on Friday, June 8, announcing I'll Have Another's injury and retirement one day before attempting to sweep the Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes. Transcript provided by NYRA.read ... Read More...

Belmont Stakes 2012: I’ll Have Another’s scratch takes luster out of Triple Crown finale

DRF | 2 years ago
Jay Privman Barbara D. LivingstonI'll Have Another, at Belmont on Wednesday, was scratched from the Belmont Stakes on Friday, leaving the race with a field of 11.ELMONT, N.Y. – The scratch ... Read More...

I’ll Have Another to scratch from Belmont Stakes

DRF | 2 years ago
David Grening Barbara D. LivingstonI'll Have Another will scratch from Saturday's Belmont Stakes due to injury.ELMONT, N.Y. – I’ll Have Another will scratch from Saturday’s Belm... Read More...

Goodrich recalls the back story of Majestic Prince, Belmont

Wednesday night on Twitter, after following a discussion among fans speculating on I’ll Have Another’s physical condition for the Belmont, I made the following statements about Majestic Prince, the undefeated Derby and Preakness winner of 1... Read More...

Emerging Victorious

Michael Compton | 2 years ago
By CINDY TREJO Before retiring from the world of banking, I had the opportunity to finance a piece of commercial property in Santa Monica, Calif. for a kind and colorful man with a great sense of humor. He encouraged me at the closing luncheon to visit... Read More...

Countdown to the Crown: Week 23 – June 8, 2012

DRF | 2 years ago
Jeremy Plonk Countdown to the Crown today completes a seventh season online as one of the most comprehensive handicapper’s scouting reports of the 3-year-old scene. Posted each Friday at DR... Read More...

Reddam and Gutierrez on Hand for I’ll Have Another’s Latest Gallop

Michael Compton | 2 years ago
Owner J. Paul Reddam and jockey Mario Gutierrez were on hand at Belmont Park Thursday morning as Triple Crown candidate I’ll Have Another galloped. The only difference in his routine gallop being that he departed the Belmont Stakes barn for the first... Read More...

Amid Drama, History At Stake for I’ll Have Another

The horse racing World talked about the potential for I’ll Have Another to capture the triple crown for the first time in 34 years after his improbable win in the Kentucky Derby on May 5th. His big run down the middle of the stretch to... Read More...

Beyer: Triple Crown is just what racing needs

DRF | 2 years ago
Andrew Beyer Andrew Beyer Barbara D. LivingstonI’ll Have Another goes for the Triple Crown at a time when racing’s business and popula... Read More...