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Reasons Why Horse Racing is a Great Sporting Event

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. […]

By October 11, 2019 Read More →
Super effort by Super Jen in Indiana Stallion Stakes

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 […]

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

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 […]

By October 8, 2019 Read More →
Previewing the Breeders’ Cup Classic

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 […]

By September 29, 2019 Read More →
First Runhappy Foals in Indiana Bring Sire Full Circle

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 […]

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

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 […]

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

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 […]

By September 26, 2019 Read More →
Catalogs now available for ITOBA Fall Mixed Sale at Indiana Grand

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. […]

By September 24, 2019 Read More →
Multiple Grade 1 Winner Flat Out to Stand at Mighty Acres in Oklahoma

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 […]

By September 23, 2019 Read More →
The Best American Racehorses Of All Time

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 […]

By September 23, 2019 Read More →
Handicapping the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile

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 […]

By September 23, 2019 Read More →
Lady Orchid Stays Undefeated, D Toz Takes Male Division of Oklahoma Stallion Stakes

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 […]

By September 14, 2019 Read More →
2020 American Racehorse Stallion Register Information

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 […]

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

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 […]

By September 13, 2019 Read More →
Biggest Upsets in Breeders’ Cup History

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 […]

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

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 […]

By September 11, 2019 Read More →
Horse Shampoo Alternatives

Horse Shampoo Alternatives

From tips to bottoms, and every hidden or exposed part of your horse’s body. There is deep-seated dirt because the fact is our horse is a dust and dirt magnet whether we like it or not. Branded shampoos are made available for purchase anywhere but the price is not necessary. We can have great alternatives […]

By September 10, 2019 Read More →
Carter Sales Co.’s OKC September Sale Posts Big Jump in Average

Carter Sales Co.’s OKC September Sale Posts Big Jump in Average

The Carter Sales Co.’s OKC September Sale average jumped 50 percent, setting a record increase in average and median sale prices and the lowest buy back rate in the sale’s history. The sale was held September 1 at the OKC State Fairgrounds Sales Arena. The average sale price was $10,858 and the $7,500 median nearly doubled […]

By September 9, 2019 Read More →
Accomplished Oklahoma-bred Mare Lake Ponchatrain Retired, Booked to California Chrome

Accomplished Oklahoma-bred Mare Lake Ponchatrain Retired, Booked to California Chrome

Multiple stakes winner Lake Ponchatrain, a $626,368-earner whose accomplishments include 10 black-type wins and placings, has been retired from racing and is booked to visit two-time Horse of the Year California Chrome in 2020 for her first breeding. A 7-year-old daughter of 2010 Travers Stakes (G1) winner Afleet Express out of Harmony Lake, by Lucky […]

By September 9, 2019 Read More →
Inaugural Thoroughbred Aftercare Summit to be Held at Thoroughbred Makeover

Inaugural Thoroughbred Aftercare Summit to be Held at Thoroughbred Makeover

On October 1, 2019, the Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA), Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA), Thoroughbred Incentive Program and Retired Racehorse Project (RRP) will join together to present the inaugural Thoroughbred Aftercare Summit, a conference focused on education and networking among those with a professional interest in the retraining and rehoming of Thoroughbreds after racing. The […]

By September 5, 2019 Read More →