Headlines and features from the Thoroughbred industry
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Wyeth added to her family's storied history in Thoroughbred racing by breeding and racing 2012 Belmont Stakes (G1) winner Union Rags.
Owner/breeder Jayson Horner's Canadian classic winner will stand at Curraghmore Farm.
Agent Jay Fedor will represent perennial Arlington International Racecourse riding champion Jose Valdivia Jr. at the 2019 Oaklawn Park meeting that begins Jan. 25.
The 2019 event will be held at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif. for a record-breaking 10th time.
Fasig-Tipton has cataloged an initial 47 entries for its 2019 Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale supplemental catalog, which may now be viewed online.
Three leading local candidates for the $150,000 Smarty Jones Stakes for 3-year-olds Jan. 25 at Oaklawn Park had workouts over a fast track Jan. 14, including two for Hall of Fame trainer Steve Asmussen.
The NTRA today announced that there will be a record number of sponsors and partners supporting the 48th Annual Eclipse Awards, presented by Daily Racing Form, Breeders' Cup and The Stronach Group, and produced by NTRA.
A promising 3-year-old and top sprinter have arrived in Dubai for Steve Asmussen, and Ken McPeek has four horses at Meydan as the two U.S.-based trainers target not only Dubai World Cup Day races but events at the track's Carnival meeting as well.
Sunday Racing's grade 1 winner Aerolithe arrived Jan. 16 at Gulfstream Park at approximately 3:15 a.m. to prepare for the $7 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1T) coming up Jan. 26 at the Florida track.
After a successful return of the Mid-Atlantic Thoroughbred Championships in 2018, this year the series returns with a format change that will allow each participating track a day in the spotlight.
Illinois Horsemen are appealing for industry-wide support of an effort to recover millions of dollars in purse money lost annually because of apparently unenforceable provisions of state law.
The multiple graded stakes-winning son of Kitten's Joy will stand for $5,000.
Indian grade 1 winner Sir Cecil is unbeaten in seven starts
Ron Lombardi's Mr. Amore Stables bred the colt out of the Rockport Harbor mare Hoboken Honey.
A Department of Justice change in how it views the Wire Act is not expected to impact pari-mutuel wagering on horse racing.
Escape Clause already has accomplished something that escapes most horses: winning 19 races in just 28 starts.
European-based jockey Jamie Spencer started a working holiday in the United States at Gulfstream Park Jan. 13, riding Brendan Walsh-trained Bantu to a fourth-place finish in the ninth race, a one-mile allowance for older horses on turf.
Churchill Downs Inc.'s previously announced purchase of Presque Isle Downs in Erie, Penn. became official Jan. 11, giving CDI a foothold in the Keystone State's racing, gaming, online gaming, and sports wagering markets.
Trainer Bob Baffert likely will have Game Winner make his seasonal debut in the $500,000 San Felipe Stakes (G2) March 9 at Santa Anita Park.
Phoenix Ladies Syndicate's Walking Thunder, who won the UAE 2000 Guineas Trial (non-black-type) by nine lengths Jan. 10 to earn his third win in as many starts, is preparing to stay the course in the $250,000 UAE Two Thousand Guineas (G3) Feb. 7.