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Mylady Scores First U.S. Victory With Last-To-First Rally In The Very One

Mrs. Michaela Faust’s Mylady, the longest price of three horses trained by Chad Brown, made a last-to-first move to win the $150,000 The Very One (G3) at Gulfstream Park Saturday. The 1 3/8-mile The Very One for older fillies and mares on the grass was the second of nine stakes, eight graded, worth $1.85 million […]

Salute The Soldier, Alfareeq Enter Record Books With Super Saturday Wins At Meydan

Salute The Soldier became the first horse to win two editions of Maktoum Challenge Round 3 (G1), rolling back the years in Super Saturday’s $450,000 feature at Meydan Racecourse in Dubai. The race is a prep for the $12-million Dubai World Cup (G1) in three weeks time. Established as a dress rehearsal or a trials […]

Life Is Good, Irad Ortiz Jr., WinStar Farm, Pletcher, Among Global Stars Honored At Sheikh Mohammed Awards In Dubai

Multiple Grade 1 or Group 1 winners Life Is Good and Baaeed,  jockeys Irad Ortiz Jr. and Bernardo Pinheiro, and trainer Todd Pletcher were among those honored Saturday at the sixth edition of HH Sheikh Mohammed Horse Racing Excellence Awards in Dubai. Taking place at a sparkling ceremony during racing on “Super Saturday,” March 4, […]

First Mare Checks In Foal For Breeders’ Cup Sprint Winner Aloha West

The 2021 Qatar Racing Breeders’ Cup Sprint winner Aloha West has his first mare reported to be in foal to Carrie and Craig Brogden’s, Machmer Hall mare 2015 Bashful, by Orb/Chief Secretary. “We love having teammates like Carrie and Craig Brogden supporting Aloha West, and thankful for quality shareholders and breeders who believe in him,” said Price Bell, […]

TAA Names Smith As Director Of Marketing, Communications

The Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance is pleased to announce the hiring of Samantha Smith, who will be joining the team as the new Director of Marketing and Communications, effective Monday. Smith brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the position. A graduate from the University of Kentucky’s animal science program, she has 10 years of […]

Japan’s Panthalassa Holds Off Country Grammer In Wire-To-Wire Saudi Cup Romp

The fourth running of the $20-million Saudi Cup (G1) went the way of Japan for the first time Saturday as Yoshito Yahagi-trained Panthalassa saw off all challengers for a historic wire-to-wire victory at King Abdulaziz Racecourse in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It was an evening for the powerful racing nation to rejoice, with Panthalassa’s all the […]

U.S. Sprint Champion Elite Power, Gunite Finish 1-2 In Riyadh Dirt Sprint

Juddmonte’s reigning U.S. champion sprinter Elite Power ran out a dominant winner of the Riyadh Dirt Sprint (G3) to give star jockey Frankie Dettori the victory he craved at The Saudi Cup meeting Saturday at King Abdulaziz Racecourse in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The quality the 5-year-old Bill Mott-trained son of Curlin had been on display […]

‘He Was So Tough’: Commissioner King Narrowly Prevails Over Havnameltdown In Saudi Derby Battle

Fans in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, were treated to an absolute thriller Saturday in the Saudi Derby (G3), as locally trained Commissioner King wore down American raider Havnameltdown in the final strides for the victory at King Abdulaziz Racecourse. There is also a lucrative boxing match in the Saudi Arabian city this week, and the 1,600-meter […]

Turcotte’s ‘Secretariat Saddle’ Will Be On Display For First Time On March 4

Jockey Ron Turcotte’s saddle, carried aboard Triple Crown champion Secretariat in 1973, will be on display for the first time on March 4, 2023, at the Downtown Las Vegas Events Center during a free, one-night-only performance of The Jim Irsay Band and exhibition of The Jim Irsay Collection. The event is free and open to […]