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Large Supplement Added to Equine Sales Company’s Yearling and Mixed Sale

Large Supplement Added to Equine Sales Company’s Yearling and Mixed Sale

A supplement of 26 head has been added to the upcoming Equine Sales Company Open Yearling and Mixed Sale. With the additional entries, the total catalogue now comprises a total of 221 offerings. The sale will be held Sunday, October 15, at 10 a.m. in Opelousas, Louisiana. “With this supplement we have surpassed the total […]

Ohio Stallion Twinspired Sires First Winner

Ohio Stallion Twinspired Sires First Winner

Twinspired of Poplar Creek Horse Center LLC in Bethel, Ohio, had his first winner on September 21 when Ohio-bred Pure Justice won a maiden special weight race at Belterra Park. Pure Justice had been on the rise in her two previous starts, as she debuted with a fourth-place effort and then finished second in her […]

Catalog Now Online for ITOBA Fall Sale

Catalog Now Online for ITOBA Fall Sale

More than 60 head have been consigned to the Indiana Thoroughbred Breeders and Owners Association Fall Sale set for Sunday, October 15, at 2 p.m. at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino. The catalog is online at www.itobasales.com. The mixed sale includes yearlings, broodmares and horses of racing age. ITOBA is pleased to announce the addition […]

Ivan Fallunovalot Leads Charge of Five Texas- and Oklahoma-breds to Win Stakes on Oklahoma Derby Undercard

Ivan Fallunovalot Leads Charge of Five Texas- and Oklahoma-breds to Win Stakes on Oklahoma Derby Undercard

While plenty of horses shipped in from outside the Southwest to have success at Remington Park on the track’s biggest day of racing, including Untrapped winning the $400,000 Oklahoma Derby (G3) and Champagne Room taking the $200,000 Remington Park Oaks, the local contingent more than held its own with horses bred in Texas and Oklahoma […]

Untrapped Wins Oklahoma Derby, Gives Hall of Famer Steve Asmussen His First Win

Untrapped Wins Oklahoma Derby, Gives Hall of Famer Steve Asmussen His First Win

Steve Asmussen, a national Hall of Famer trainer, has won virtually everything a conditioner can win in the horse racing business: the Eclipse Award; most wins in the nation; Breeders’ Cup races and 12 seasonal training titles at Remington Park. Nearly everything, except a victory in the Grade 3, $400,000 Oklahoma Derby. Asmussen had never […]

Strong Field on Tap for Remington Park Derby

Strong Field on Tap for Remington Park Derby

An accomplished field of eight will contest Sunday’s Grade 3, $400,000 Oklahoma Derby at Remington Park. Girvin, the winner of the Grade 1 Haskell Invitational in July, is the leading money-earner in the Oklahoma Derby. However, another colt who also raced in this year’s Kentucky Derby has been tabbed as the morning-line favorite. Battle Of […]

Nearly 200 Head Consigned to Equine Sales’ Open Yearling and Mixed Sale

Nearly 200 Head Consigned to Equine Sales’ Open Yearling and Mixed Sale

A catalogue of 195 head has been released for the Equine Sales Company Open Yearling and Mixed Sale. Approximately 10 late supplements are being added, which will bring the total catalogue to more than 200. The auction will be held Sunday, October 15, at 10 a.m. in Opelousas, Louisiana. The auction will start with an […]

Texas-bred Retired Racehorse Named T.I.P Thoroughbred of the Year

Texas-bred Retired Racehorse Named T.I.P Thoroughbred of the Year

The Jockey Club Thoroughbred Incentive Program (T.I.P.) announced the recipients of its two non-competition awards, the T.I.P. Thoroughbred of the Year Award and the T.I.P. Young Rider of the Year Award, for 2017. The Thoroughbred of the Year Award recognizes a Thoroughbred that has excelled in a non-competitive career, such as equine-assisted therapy or police […]

Amy’s Challenge Wins Shakopee Juvenile as Canterbury Park Closes Another Successful Meet

Amy’s Challenge Wins Shakopee Juvenile as Canterbury Park Closes Another Successful Meet

The $75,000 Shakopee Juvenile, which featured three of the fastest 2-year-old Thoroughbreds in North America, lived up to the hype on the final day of the meet Saturday at Canterbury Park as the two favorites, Amy’s Challenge and Mr. Jagermeister, battled to the finish line with Amy’s Challenge and jockey Jareth Loveberry prevailing by three-quarters […]

Breeders’ Cup Winner Champagne Room Heads Nominees for Remington Park Oaks

Breeders’ Cup Winner Champagne Room Heads Nominees for Remington Park Oaks

The Grade 3 Oklahoma Derby is not the only race at Remington Park on Sept. 24 that expects to feature a Grade 1 stakes winner in the starting gate. The $200,000 Remington Park Oaks is the likely next start for Champagne Room, winner of the Grade 1, $2 million Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies in 2016. […]