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Heritage Place Fall Winter Mixed Sale Catalog Online
By October 16, 2019 Read More →

Heritage Place Fall Winter Mixed Sale Catalog Online

The 42nd annual Fall Mixed Sale, scheduled for November 1 & 2 at the Heritage Place Sales pavilion in Oklahoma City, will offer 655 head. Among them is nearly 50 Thoroughbred yearlings and broodmares, and there is a separate Thoroughbred index to help those interested only in that breed. The Heritage Place Fall Mixed Sale […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA
Atreides to stand at River Oaks Farm in Oklahoma
By October 16, 2019 Read More →

Atreides to stand at River Oaks Farm in Oklahoma

Atreides (Medaglia d’Oro – Dream Rush), a horse of brilliant speed and now a young stakes sire, has been sold to continue his career at River Oaks Farm in Oklahoma in a deal brokered by Chad Schumer of Schumer Bloodstock. Atreides won four of five starts over 6 furlongs to a mile for Stonestreet Stables […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA
Shakin It Up to Stand at Caines Stallion Station in Oklahoma
By October 16, 2019 Read More →

Shakin It Up to Stand at Caines Stallion Station in Oklahoma

Shakin It Up (Midnight Lute – Silver Bullet Moon), the first horse in 40 years to pull off the Grade 1 Malibu and Grade 2 San Vicente Stakes double, has been sold to continue his career at Caines Stallion Station in Okalahoma in a deal brokered by Chad Schumer of Schumer Bloodstock. In two crops […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA
Texas 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale Set for March 31
By October 15, 2019 Read More →

Texas 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale Set for March 31

The 2020 Texas 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale has been scheduled for Tuesday, March 31, at Lone Star Park. The breeze show will be held at the Dallas-area track on Sunday, March 29. The auction is a joint venture by the Texas Thoroughbred Association and Lone Star Park. “Our yearling and mixed sale at Lone Star […]

Posted in: TEXAS
Reasons Why Horse Racing is a Great Sporting Event
By October 11, 2019 Read More →

Reasons Why Horse Racing is a Great Sporting Event

Horse racing is one of the many sporting events that are popular in today’s time. Its history can be traced back to the early times when people use them as a means of transportation, a helping hand for business, and a source for entertainment. Chariot races are prevalent back then, even during the war era. […]

Posted in: ALABAMA
Super effort by Super Jen in Indiana Stallion Stakes
By October 8, 2019 Read More →

Super effort by Super Jen in Indiana Stallion Stakes

Super Jen and Marcelino Pedroza Jr. turned in a super effort to take the top spot in the 22nd running of the $100,000 Indiana Stallion Stakes for two-year-old fillies Tuesday, Oct. 8 at Indiana Grand. The duo topped a field of 10 in a time of 1:13.19 for the six-furlong event. Sandy’s Newsgirl ridden by Fernando […]

Posted in: INDIANA
Breeders’ Cup 2019: Key Contenders for the Juvenile Fillies Turf
By October 8, 2019 Read More →

Breeders’ Cup 2019: Key Contenders for the Juvenile Fillies Turf

The annual Breeders’ Cup is taking place between November 1st and 2nd at Santa Anita racecourse. This continues to be one of the key events in the global racing calendar, with connections targeting the races due to the record breaking prize money on offer. Races will be taking place on both the dirt and turf […]

Posted in: GEORGIA
Previewing the Breeders’ Cup Classic
By September 29, 2019 Read More →

Previewing the Breeders’ Cup Classic

Even though it doesn’t have the largest purse in the world, the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic to be held November 2 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California, is arguably the biggest race in the world. It’s also among the biggest betting races in the world, as punters from all over the globe will […]

Posted in: COLORADO
First Runhappy Foals in Indiana Bring Sire Full Circle
By September 26, 2019 Read More →

First Runhappy Foals in Indiana Bring Sire Full Circle

Eclipse Award winning stallion Runhappy (Super Saver – Bella Jolie) has created many fans across the country, including Indiana. His name has been synonymous with horse racing in Kentucky and New York, and soon it’ll start to be in Indiana. Two foals from his 2019 crop were born in Indiana and registered with the Indiana […]

Posted in: INDIANA
Iowa-Bred Filly by Oklahoma Stallion Liaison Tops Successful ITBOA Fall Sale
By September 26, 2019 Read More →

Iowa-Bred Filly by Oklahoma Stallion Liaison Tops Successful ITBOA Fall Sale

Even before the final gavel came down on Hip #57 in the 2019 Fall All Age Sale at the Iowa State Fairgrounds on September 5, ITBOA President Steve Renftle knew the results bode well for the future of the breeding program in the state of Iowa. Some 38 yearlings sold at this year’s sale for […]

Posted in: IOWA
The Saudi Cup and How It Came Into Being the Biggest Purse for Competitive Jockeys
By September 26, 2019 Read More →

The Saudi Cup and How It Came Into Being the Biggest Purse for Competitive Jockeys

It’s no kept secret that the world of horse racing is one of the most significant gambling events hosted worldwide. With that being said, the latest addition to the long list of prestigious events has been the Saudi Arabia Cup, a million dollar event offering the highest purse in the world. Horseracing isn’t an event […]

Posted in: ALABAMA
Catalogs now available for ITOBA Fall Mixed Sale at Indiana Grand
By September 24, 2019 Read More →

Catalogs now available for ITOBA Fall Mixed Sale at Indiana Grand

Sale catalogs for the 2019 Indiana Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association (ITOBA) Fall Mixed Sale are now available. The sale, set for Monday, Oct. 28 at 1 p.m., will be held in the Receiving Barn at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino. A total of 69 hip numbers have been assigned for entrants into the sale. […]

Posted in: INDIANA
Multiple Grade 1 Winner Flat Out to Stand at Mighty Acres in Oklahoma
By September 23, 2019 Read More →

Multiple Grade 1 Winner Flat Out to Stand at Mighty Acres in Oklahoma

Multiple Grade 1 winner Flat Out (Flatter – Cresta Lil), a leading third-crop sire of 2019, has been sold to continue his stud career at Dr. Warren Center’s Mighty Acres near Pryor, Oklahoma, in a deal brokered by Chad Schumer of Schumer Bloodstock. Flat Out is the leading third-crop sire of 2019 by winners thanks […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA
The Best American Racehorses Of All Time
By September 23, 2019 Read More →

The Best American Racehorses Of All Time

America has produced some of the world’s best racehorses. From Zenyatta and Seattle Slew to Secretariat and Man o’ War. Punters up and down the country have been fortunate enough to watch these runners over the years. They broke a plethora of records on their way to greatness, some of which still stand today. During […]

Posted in: ALABAMA
Handicapping the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile
By September 23, 2019 Read More →

Handicapping the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile

The Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs is still a long way down the road, but it’s never too early to start thinking about potential winners on the first Saturday in May. The first real stop on the Road to the Kentucky Derby is the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile to be held this November at Santa Anita […]

Posted in: GEORGIA
Lady Orchid Stays Undefeated, D Toz Takes Male Division of Oklahoma Stallion Stakes
By September 14, 2019 Read More →

Lady Orchid Stays Undefeated, D Toz Takes Male Division of Oklahoma Stallion Stakes

Owner Lori Bravo of Sulphur, Okla., thought she was in heaven when she ran Burst of Life back in 2010-2012, winning six races in a row at Remington Park. Then Burst of Life had a baby in 2016. Now Bravo is having flashbacks as Lady Orchid, the 3-year-old daughter of Burst of Life, is picking […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA
2020 American Racehorse Stallion Register Information
By September 13, 2019 Read More →

2020 American Racehorse Stallion Register Information

The 2020 American Racehorse Stallion Register, to be published in December 2019, is the only resource for breeders that covers the Southwest, Midwest and Midsouth regions. The Stallion Register will go to EVERY member of the state breeder associations in Texas, Oklahoma, Indiana, Ohio, Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan, Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina and South […]

Overseas horses to note ahead of the 2019 Breeders’ Cup
By September 13, 2019 Read More →

Overseas horses to note ahead of the 2019 Breeders’ Cup

2019 Breeders’ Cup is now less than 50 days away and is taking place over November 1st and 2nd at the famous Santa Anita race course. There is again expected to be record breaking numbers of overseas horses heading over to take some of the incredible prize money on offer and they will be expected […]

Posted in: ALABAMA
Biggest Upsets in Breeders’ Cup History
By September 11, 2019 Read More →

Biggest Upsets in Breeders’ Cup History

The Breeders’ Cup World Championships is coming up on November 1 and 2 at Santa Anita Park in California. The annual event is always one of the top online horse betting days on the racing calendar. Since the Breeders’ Cup debuted in 1984, there have been some tremendous horses and some tremendous upsets. Let’s take […]

Posted in: GEORGIA
Is Battaash The Leading Contender For The Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint?
By September 11, 2019 Read More →

Is Battaash The Leading Contender For The Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint?

Author: Alex Dudley The Breeders’ Cup is fast approaching, with the prestigious event getting underway on the 1st November. However, one of the most intriguing races of the weekend is the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint, which takes place on the 2nd November, and the leading pick among punters at this early stage is Battaash. The […]

Posted in: ALABAMA