Thoroughbred Daily News
Click here to download Today's Edition  [4.55Mb - PDF]
Saturday, May 30, 2015
Click HERE to view today's edition in your browser [4.55Mb - PDF]
Click HERE to save today's edition to your computer  [4.55Mb - PDF]
Click here to visit Fenwick Equine Products
Yesterday's Edition
TDN Archive
TDN Home Page



Sire Stats
  Sire Lists
  APEX
  Progeny PP Counts
Progeny PPs
Sales PPs
S W Pedigrees
Insta-Tistics
Black Type Library
TDN Rising Stars
Industry Calendar
Columnists Archive
Bill Oppenheim
Sales Ticker
APEX Up Close
Andrew Caulfield
op/ed
Q&A
Blog
PEB's Sketches
Update PreferencesLogin Required
TCI on TDN
Magazine
Foaling News
Links to Other Sites
Advertisers
Racetracks
TDN Race Criteria
F.A.Q. (Help!)
About the TDN
Contact Us
Advertising Info
Careers

You must be logged in view some race videos. Click here to enter your user ID and password.

For the best site experience, the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader is suggested. Click here to get it free.

The TDN Topic is a new feature for the TDN, designed to examine a topic in racing from several different angles, and then seek comment from our readers. In each TDN Topic, we ask people with different perspectives—from both inside and outside the sport—to comment on a hot-button issue. Today, we start with whipping.

Top News in Sunday's TDN
War Dancer Takes 3-Way Go in VA Derby
Click here to open this alert in a new page
7th at CNLGII Virginia Derby ($500k)  [1 1/4m (T)]Winner: War Dancer, c, 3 by War Front
TDN Rising Star War Dancer (c, 3, War Front--Deed I Do, by Alydeed) sat a midpack trip beneath Alan Garcia, took aim on front-running Redwood Kitten (Kitten's Joy) and Rydilluc (Medaglia d'Oro) in the stretch and prevailed in a wild, three-way photo in Saturday's GII Virginia Derby at Colonial Downs. Three wide out of the stretch for the first time, War Dancer traveled about three off the inside and raced in the slipstream of Penn Mile winner Rydilluc as they approached the final sweeping turn at Colonial. Three wide into the stretch, he was full of run, but so too were Charming Kitten (Kitten's Joy), who was gifted a rails run by his weakening stablemate, and Jack Milton (War Front), who had to wait off heels before delivering his challenge on the wide outside. Those three came to the wire together, with War Dancer in the middle just getting his nose down first. Charming Kitten just missed up the fence, while Jack Milton was perhaps unluckiest of all and settled for third. War Dancer became a TDN Rising Star with a remarkable first-level allowance tally at Keeneland Apr. 10, when he was totally unprepared for the start and trailed by as many as 16 lengths in the middle portion before storming home late. He was subsequently third in the GII American Turf S. May 3 and second in the Centaur S. at Indiana Downs June 15. Lifetime Record: 7-3-2-1, $433,569. O-Magdalena Racing et al. B-Cherry Valley Farm LLC & Stuart Janney III LLC (KY). T-Kenneth G McPeek.

To get the full writeup and all of the details, click here to download today's edition.

Click here to visit Arqana

Show All Top News in Today's TDN



Need help? Take a look at the Frequently Asked Questions area by clicking here.

Learn More - TDN Home - Contact Us - F.A.Q. (Help!) - User Agreement
© 2015 - Thoroughbred Daily News - (732) 747-8060