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‘No One Is Less Rich Than They Were 15 Months Ago’: Harness Horsemen Assess Bloodstock Market Ahead Of Lexington Sale

Much like the Thoroughbred auction marketplace, the Standardbred industry is enjoying record returns in the sales ring despite waves of economic and political uncertainty on a global scale. Ahead of the Lexington Selected Yearling Sale, set to begin Monday, Harness Racing Update spoke with six experts in the Standardbred bloodstock field about how events like […]

Contest Winner Bradshaw Preparing For First Racehorse Purchase At Indiana Fall Mixed Sale

Tony Bradshaw is a lifelong fan of horse racing. He has been attending races since he was a kid accompanying his grandfather to Miles Park in Louisville, Ky. This fall, Bradshaw will step into a new realm of the business as he prepares to purchase his first racehorse at the 2022 ITOBA Fall Mixed Sale […]

Veteran Sire Kettle Corn Relocated To Jamaica

Kettle Corn, a Grade 2 winner and veteran sire in Ohio, was moved to Orange Valley Estates in Trelawny, Jamaica over the summer, the farm announced on social media. The 15-year-old son of Candy Ride previously stood at Fair Winds Farm in Waynesville, Ohio, where he’d resided since retiring to stud for the 2014 breeding […]

Kentucky Farm Time Capsule: Unsolved 1934 Murder Of Famed Breeder Adds Mystery To Historic Ramsey Farm

Old mysteries linger over green pastures and black fences that enclose Ramsey Farm, intertwined with the deep roots of the famed Jessamine County property nestled along the most historic road in Kentucky roughly 11 miles from Lexington. Almost forgotten amidst the farm’s rich annals encompassing both outstanding Thoroughbred and Standardbred runners is a real whodunit, […]

Grade 1 Winner Juju’s Map Cataloged To Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale

Keeneland has announced that Grade 1 winner Juju’s Map, a 3-year-old daughter of Liam’s Map, has been cataloged to the 79th November Breeding Stock Sale and will be offered Monday, Nov. 7 during the prestigious Book 1. Consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency, agent, Juju’s Map is cataloged as a racing or broodmare prospect. Juju’s […]

Study: Do Early-Season Foals Make More Money At The Races?

Conventional wisdom in Thoroughbred racing and breeding states that a horse born earlier in the foaling season is going to be more physically mature than one born near the end of it when they meet on the racetrack and are considered to be the same age in the eyes of The Jockey Club. A study […]

OBS October Sale Supplemental Catalog Now Online

The supplemental catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2022 October Yearling Sale is now available via the OBS website at obssales.com and available in printed form on the OBS sales grounds. The two-day sale is set for Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 11 and 12. Twenty-two selected yearlings have been supplemented and will sell as […]

Breaking Lucky Moves Back To Blue Star Racing In Louisiana For 2023

Blue Star Racing is excited to announce the arrival of Breaking Lucky to their breeding facilities in Scott, La. After beginning his stallion career at Blue Star Racing, he moved to Florida for the 2021 and 2022 breeding seasons. “After many breeders’ requests, we’re excited to bring Breaking Lucky back to the Bayou State,” said […]