Month: October 2021Page 2 of 21

Coolmore Enters Trio in ‘Premium 3YO Race of the Year’

Coolmore Australia’s colts partnership has three runners in the operation’s sponsored Coolmore Stud Stakes (G1) Oct. 30—Home Affairs, Ranch Hand, and Minsk Moment—and all are prepared by champion…

Collmus to Sub Again for Denman as Del Mar Announcer

Announcer Larry Collmus, who stepped up to pinch-hit for Del Mar’s longtime caller Trevor Denman during the height of the COVID-19 crisis in 2020, will sub for an…

Longshot Navratilova Channels Namesake in Valley View

The 3-year-old daughter of Medaglia d’Oro became a third-generation graded stakes winner for G. Watts Humphrey Jr., who was awarded a gold tray from Keeneland after the race…

Mr. Buff May Overpower Foes in Empire Classic

A total of 100 New York-breds are entered Oct. 30 at Belmont Park to celebrate the best of New York for the annual Empire Showcase Day, featuring six stakes…

Two-Year-Olds Showcased Oct. 30 in Stakes at Woodbine

Fourteen hopefuls, including Dan Vella’s charge The Minkster, square off in the $250,000 Coronation Futurity, which headlines a trio of stakes Oct. 30 at Woodbine. Take all the…

Crowded Trade Among Supplements to Keeneland Nov. Sale

Keeneland announced Oct. 29 that 11 horses have been supplemented to the horses of racing age portion during its 78th November Breeding Stock Sale, to be held Nov….

Stakes Preview: Empire Classic and Empire Distaff

Greg Wolf and Acacia Courtney look ahead to the Empire Classic and Empire Distaff. Take all the Work out of Currying The New Powered CurryVac will do all…

Former Jockey James ‘Colonel’ Moseley Dies at 75

Moseley’s mounts won more than $1 million in 1973, putting him among the country’s top 30 riders by money won. For his career, he won 1,338 races and…

Kelsey Marshall Hughes Joins TRF Board of Directors

Hughes is the vice president of partner relations for Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners. Take all the Work out of Currying The New Powered CurryVac will do all the work…

An exciting weekend – Musselburgh and Carlisle

A very wet few days, at least 60mm of rain and the South of Scotland has been hit very hard, thoughts are with those affected by the floods. …

Looking at First

… Level that is. Izzy and I will be at a show this weekend. In an effort to build his confidence and reduce his anxiety – doing BOTH…

Will These Del Mar Specialists Factor at Breeders’ Cup?

J. Keeler Johnson analyzes three Breeders’ Cup contenders with strong records at Del Mar. Take all the Work out of Currying The New Powered CurryVac will do all…

Friday Musings

 Readying for winter already as the rain pours down on my metal roof this morning.  Cozy fires, heavy soups, and furry shoes….. I ordered this book on the…

Weekly Blog – Finally getting going!

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Protect your horse from atypical myopathy

With autumn in full swing and sycamore seeds falling fast, the British Equine Veterinary Association reminds owners to take steps to minimise the risks of their horse contracting…

Dressage results: Parwood, Surrey, 28 October 2021

Image: Sarah Dwyer-Coles scores 71.84% for her inter I on Casino-Royale — 6% up on her last attempt at Merrist winter regionals The post Dressage results: Parwood, Surrey,…

Dressage results: Belmoredean, West Sussex, 28 October 2021

Image: Georgina Howard scores two plus-68% wins at medium and advanced medium on Serupgards Sauvignon and follows up with the highest mark in the PSG, 71.05%, riding Howards…

Street Sense, Rags to Riches Head Oct. 31 CD Card

Sunday’s 17th annual “Stars of Tomorrow I” program, which features all 2-year-old races, kicks off the 21-day fall meet. The $200,000 Street Sense shares the Sunday spotlight with the…

Zero Tolerance the One to Catch in Autumn Miss

Lightly raced Zero Tolerance will stretch out and face graded stakes competition for the first time and could pose an elusive front-running target among a field of eight…

October Sale Soars Above Expectations

With the added benefit of an extra month of maturity, the sale afforded sellers one final opportunity to offload yearling bloodstock into a frothy market of historic proportions….

Plainsman Returns to New York for Bold Ruler

Shortleaf Stable’s two-time graded stakes winner Plainsman will make the trek back to the Empire State to take on a field of eight Oct. 31 in the $200,000…

Horse Liniment – Just In Time For November!

I remember a long time ago when I was growing up, my first ever ‘horse’ was a miniature mule named Jack. He was adorable! And being new to…

Rockin’ Derby Eve Proceeds Benefit Derby Divas, TCA

As the world reopens and excitement builds for Kentucky Derby 148, Paristown has just come out of the starting gate with the announcement of their inaugural Rockin’ Derby…

Rock Your World vs None Above the Law in Twilight Derby

None Above the Law and Rock Your World come to the Oct. 31 Twilight Derby (G2T) at Santa Anita from opposite directions. Take all the Work out of…

Tattersalls Autumn HIT Sale Wraps with Record Figures

There was a distinct sense of déjà vu at the concluding session of a record-breaking renewal of the Tattersalls Autumn Horses in Training Sale Oct. 28, as leading…