Headlines and features from the Thoroughbred industry
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Last Judgment, a 5-year-old son of Congrats, uses his speed to take the Sunshine Classic Jan. 16 at Gulfstream. The $75,000 race was one of four Sunshine Millions Stakes at the South Florida track.
Several contenders tuned up Jan. 16 for the Pegasus World Cup Invitational Stakes (G1) coming up Jan. 23 at Gulfstream Park, with the majority working in South Florida and one in Louisiana.
Chris Waller will plot a path to the Golden Slipper (G1) with Shaquero after the exciting juvenile took out the Magic Millions 2-Year-Old Classic in dominant style Jan. 16, the same day Aim took home the Magic Millions 3-Year-Old Guineas.
The supplemental catalog to the Ocala Breeders' Sales 2021 Winter Mixed Sale is now available on the company's website on the sale's main page.
The 2021 Pegasus World Cup Championship Invitational Series will partner with JockeyCam to provide a thrilling "second screen experience" that will give fans at home a real-time view of what it is like to ride in two of North America's richest races.
Magic Millions officials were toasting the setting of a new benchmark set of figures for its major auction of the year, the Gold Coast Yearling Sale, at the end of a massive five-session Book 1 offering Jan. 16.
The cherished silks of the late Khalid Abdullah will continue to be seen on racecourses for many years to come after his family made public a commitment to continue what has become arguably the world's most successful racing and breeding operation.
Crestwood Farm stallion Heart to Heart was represented by his first reported foal Jan. 15 when a colt bred by Kenny and Jeannie Racing was foaled at Daisy Acres Farm.
Grade 1 winner and grade 1-producing sire Bellamy Road has been pensioned to Old Friends, the Thoroughbred retirement facility based in Georgetown, Ky.
Kentucky Derby (G1) and Breeders' Cup Classic (G1) winner Authentic heads the list of finalists for the 2020 Eclipse Awards, the winners of which will be announced Jan. 28 in a virtual ceremony hosted by Spendthrift Farm.
Beginning Saturday, Jan. 30, the Equine Forum will grow to a new 3-hour format airing from 8:00-11:00 a.m. ET.
Bruce Headley, a longtime California trainer whose most famous runner was champion sprinter Kona Gold, died Jan. 15 at age 86 from the effects of a stroke.
Grade 2 winner and multiple grade 1-placed Shancelot will be available for inspection at Buck Pond Farm in Versailles, Ky., on Friday, Jan. 22.
The colt, bred by Mt. Brilliant, was born Jan. 14 out of the mare Limbo Loose.
A study published Jan. 8 by the University of Kentucky verified a lot of earlier analysis from the Equine Injury Database and raised to new questions to explore.
The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation is pleased to award $20,000 to the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Veterinary Medicine to be used for equine research.
For the on-air talent, production staff, and executives responsible for NYRA's "America's Day at the Races" telecasts there's been only a modicum of rest for the weary crew, many of whom are also involved with NYRA's daily simulcast shows.
Louis J. Ulman and H. Neil Glasser's Kenny Had a Notion, beaten a neck in the Dec. 26 Heft Stakes, takes on eight rivals in the Jan. 16 $100,000 Spectacular Bid Stakes for 3-year-olds at Laurel Park.
The filly was born Jan. 11 at Daydream Farm near Hamburg, Pa.
The New York Race Track Chaplaincy announced Jan. 15 that it will honor jockey Irad Ortiz Jr. for his generous and continued devotion to the backstretch community at its fundraiser during the Saratoga Race Course meet this summer.