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Keeneland November Book 2 Concludes Keeneland November Book 2 Concludes

by Jessica Martini & Christie DeBernardis LEXINGTON, KY - The Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale concluded its Book 2 section... [ Read More ]

Best Pounces for Curlin Filly Best Pounces for Curlin Filly

Larry Best continued his high-priced purchases in Lexington this week, going to $775,000 to acquire a weanling filly by Curlin.... [ Read More ]

Steady Opener to Keeneland November Book Two Steady Opener to Keeneland November Book Two

by Jessica Martini & Christie DeBernardis LEXINGTON, KY - The first Book 2 session of the Keeneland November Breeding Stock... [ Read More ]

Grade I-Placed Into Mischief Filly Rolls at Churchill Grade I-Placed Into Mischief Filly Rolls at Churchill

10th-Churchill Downs, $96,839, Msw, 11-7, 2yo, f, 1m, 1:38.66, sy. SLAM DUNK (f, 2, Into Mischief--Easy Slam, by Grand Slam)... [ Read More ]

Classic Hero Vino Rosso Arrives at Spendthrift Classic Hero Vino Rosso Arrives at Spendthrift

Vino Rosso (Curlin), last Saturday's GI Breeders' Cup Classic hero, has arrived at B. Wayne Hughes's Spendthrift Farm in Lexington,... [ Read More ]

Friday’s Racing Insights: Joint Most-Expensive Malibu Moon Colt Debuts Friday’s Racing Insights: Joint Most-Expensive Malibu Moon Colt Debuts

Sponsored by Alex Nichols Agency 7th-CD, $95K, Msw, 2yo, 1m, post time: 4:06 p.m. EDT CERNAN (Malibu Moon) gets his... [ Read More ]

Taking Stock: American Pharoah Alone At Top Taking Stock: American Pharoah Alone At Top

Coolmore is a stallion maker, and its American division at Ashford Stud has a specialty for minting leading first-crop sires.... [ Read More ]

Honor Code Firster Runs To Hype, Becomes a ‘TDN Rising Star’ Honor Code Firster Runs To Hype, Becomes a ‘TDN Rising Star’

The subject of considerable pre-race chatter, Rio Angie (Honor Code) lived up to those lofty expectations to become the 11th... [ Read More ]

‘Brandi’ Tops KEENOV Book 1 ‘Brandi’ Tops KEENOV Book 1

by Brian DiDonato, Jessica Martini & Christie DeBernardis LEXINGTON, KY - Take Charge Brandi (Giant's Causeway) (hip 111) appears well... [ Read More ]

Vet, Trainer Say Mongolian Groom Sound Before Classic Vet, Trainer Say Mongolian Groom Sound Before Classic

Veterinarian Vince Baker and trainer Enebish Ganbat both insisted that contrary to swirling conspiracy theories, Mongolian Groom (Hightail), who suffered... [ Read More ]

Late Fireworks for Eskimo Kisses at KEENOV Late Fireworks for Eskimo Kisses at KEENOV

Eskimo Kisses (f, 4, To Honor and Serve-Silver Colors, by Mr. Greeley), a runaway heroine of the 2018 GI Alabama... [ Read More ]

Saudi Cup Next for Midnight Bisou Saudi Cup Next for Midnight Bisou

Jeff Bloom doesn't need any more time to decide what's next for his star filly Midnight Bisou (Midnight Lute). She's... [ Read More ]