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Ocala’s Bridlewood Farm Buys $1.1 Million Filly at Keeneland September Sale

Michael Compton | 1 month ago
When the hammer fell on Hip 29 during Monday’s opening session of the Keeneland September Yearling Sale, Fred Mitchell walked out of the Sales Pavilion to collect himself. The operator of family-owned Clarkland Farm in Lexington had just watched the Clarkland-bred yearling, a half-sister to multiple champion Beholder, sell for $1.1 million to John and […](Read more...) Read More...

Change in Plans for Currency Swap’s Return

Photo of Currency Swap courtesy of NYRA/Coglianese photo Connections of Currency Swap remain hopeful for a run at this year’s Kentucky Derby. Florida-bred Currency Swap, winner of last year’s Hopeful Stakes (G1) at Saratoga, was being pointed to a ... Read More...

Solid field assembled for Tampa Bay Stakes

Michael Compton | 3 years ago
By MICHAEL COMPTON Saturday’s $150,000 Tampa Bay Stakes (G3) at 1 1/16 miles over the Oldsmar lawn attracted a competitive overflow field of 13, leaving the popular Uptowncharlybrown’s return to his old stomping grounds on hold on the also eligible list. Read More...