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Pinot ‘Eclipses’ Ethereal Rivals, Punches Ticket to Oaks

Pinot (Aus) (Pierro Aus), a single purchase by US-based Aron Wellman’s Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners out of the 2016 Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale, continued her ascent through the ranks Saturday, overcoming a deep, double-digit draw to win Caulfield’s G3 Ethereal S. (2000m) to earn a shot… Read entire story. Source: …

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Mr. Hot Stuff Rules Grand National

The $400,000 G1 Grand National, America’s richest steeplechase race, took shape Saturday as a contest between America’s best and three overseas invaders, two from England and one from Ireland. On this day, America rules. At the finish, three of the four American competitors were inches apart, and the… Read entire …

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De Sousa Crowned Champion Jockey

Silvestre de Sousa was for the second time named champion jockey in Britain on Saturday, besting last year’s champion Jim Crowley with 155 winners. Crowley rode 111, and Ryan Moore was third with 103. De Sousa, who also won the championship in 2015, accepted his award at Ascot on Champions …

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Queen In Waiting

A week on from Erasmus (Ger) (Reliable Man GB) establishing his dominion amongst the colts of the 2-year-old generation in Cologne’s G3 Preis des Winterfavoriten, it is the turn of the fillies on Sunday as the G3 Ittlingen Preis der Winterkonigin takes centre stage at Baden-Baden. Clear … Read entire …

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Dortmund Retired to Bonita Farm

‘TDN Rising Star’ Dortmund (Big Brown–Our Josephina, by Tale of the Cat), winner of the 2014 GI Los Alamitos Futurity and 2015 GI Santa Anita Derby, has been retired and will stand at Bonita Farm in Maryland. Bred in Kentucky by Emilie Gerlinde Fojan, he was campaigned by Kaleem Shah. …

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Breeders’ Cup Announces Enhanced Digital Platforms

Breeders’ Cup has announced several digital enhancements to the brand’s online platforms, including a new, easy-to-navigate mobile app and redesigned website. Developed to provide fans with important information and details on the 2017 Breeders’ Cup World Championships in real time, the refurbished platforms allow for a seamless experience … Read …

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Life of Hall of Famer Larry Regan Celebrated

The Ontario horse racing community will celebrate the life of Larry Regan, a Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame inductee in the builder category who was active as an owner/breeder and instrumental in standing up for the rights of horsemen, at a gathering on Saturday. Regan, who passed away … …

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Three More Supplements to FTKNOV

Officials at Fasig-Tipton have announced the addition of three horses to their November Sale, to be held Monday, Nov. 6 at the Newtown Paddocks near Lexington. The supplemental entries take the total number cataloged for the sale to 201. Cataloged as hip 199 is Naveed Chowhan’s Ontario-bred 5-year-old mare… Read entire …

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First Jumpout For Caviar Colt

Prince Of Caviar (Aus) (Sebring Aus), the second foal out of world champion sprinter Black Caviar (Aus) (Bel Esprit Aus), had his first jumpout at Flemington on Friday morning (video). Wayne Hawkes, who trains the 2-year-old with his father John and brother Michael, told Racing.com after the 800 metre … …

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Ikee Holds Classic Key

Last year’s G1 Kikuka Sho (Japanese St Leger) winning trainer Yasutoshi Ikee is well represented for this year’s renewal on Sunday, with three of the 18 runners emanating from his stable, and among those is morning line second choice Al Ain (Jpn) (Deep Impact Jpn), who bids for a … …

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