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‘He Got Us On The Map’: Godolphin Mile Winner One Man Band Retired

It was almost a fairy tale comeback for 2016 Godolphin Mile (G2) winner One Man Band in December. Off 999 days, he returned to the racetrack looking and performing as if he had not missed a beat. Leading all the way until the last jump of the Dubai Creek Mile (Listed), he was nipped by […]

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‘The Market Continues To Demand Quality’: Opening Session Of Fasig-Tipton February Sees Healthy Jump In Numbers

The final auction of the 2018/2019 North American mixed sale season started on strong footing Monday, with the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale showing across-the-board gains in its first session. A total of 146 offerings brought $4,677,200 on Monday, up 13 percent from last year’s day-one gross of $4,134,200 from 181 horses sold. The average sale price […]

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‘Completely Crushed With Requests’: City Of Light’s Unorthodox Path To A Full First Book

City of Light’s dominant victory in the Pegasus World Cup Invitational Stakes was the kind of effort that can fill a stallion prospect’s first book in a hurry, but the heavy lifting was already long since finished by the time the horse set foot on the sandy loam of Gulfstream Park. The son of Quality […]

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Conquest Mo Money To Stand At McKenna Thoroughbreds In New Mexico

Conquest Mo Money, a Grade 1-placed stakes winner, will begin his stallion career at McKenna Thoroughbreds in Taiban, N.M., for the 2019 breeding season. The 5-year-old son of Uncle Mo was retired in November due to a nagging suspensory injury, finishing with a record of three wins in seven career starts for earnings of $510,580. […]

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OBS March 2-Year-Old Sale Catalog Now Online

The catalog for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2019 March Sale of 2-Year-Olds in Training is now available via the OBS website. A total of 577 juveniles have been cataloged for the two-day sale, set for Tuesday and Wednesday, March 12 and 13, with both sessions beginning at 10:30 a.m. The under-tack show will span […]

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Godolphin’s Magic Illusion Tops Tattersalls February Sale

A remarkable clearance rate of 95 percent and international trade were the highlights of the second day of the Tattersalls February Sale with Magic Illusion, from the popular Godolphin draft, leading the way at 105,000 guineas (US$144,227). 164 lots were sold for 2,213,400 guineas ($3,040,477), at an average of 13,496 guineas ($18,539) and a median […]

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First Foal Is A Colt For Shadwell Farm’s Mohaymen

Four-time Grade 2 winner Mohaymen’s first reported foal was a colt born Jan. 29 at Hidden Brook Farm near Paris, Ky. Bred by Danica Cochran, the colt is the first foal out of the winning Tale of the Cat mare, Taleoftheprincess. The mare is out of the stakes winner Frost Princess, who is half-sister to graded-placed stakes winner Bundling (by Believe […]

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Late Entries Added To Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale

Fasig-Tipton has cataloged an additional three entries for its 2019 Kentucky Winter Mixed Sale supplemental catalog.  These entries may now be viewed online and in the equineline catalog app. These new entries are catalogued as hips 529-531: Point of Entry yearling colt: (Hip 529): Yearling colt by Point of Entry, multiple Grade 1 winner and a top second crop […]

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All I Need Tops Opening Session Of Tattersalls February Sale

The two-day Tattersalls February Sale kicked off with a solid clearance rate of 75 percent and three lots topping 50,000 guineas (US$68,825). The 130 lots sold realized 925,700 guineas ($1,274,100) at an average of 7,121 guineas ($9,801) whilst the median was 2,750 guineas ($3,785). David Hilton, stud manager at Oakgrove Stud, secured the top priced […]

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I’ll Have Another Prepares For First North American Breeding Season In California

Though he was bred in Kentucky, I’ll Have Another carried the banner for California’s racing program during the 2011 Triple Crown season, basing himself on the west coast during a campaign that resulted in Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes victories. The Flower Alley horse will once again carry the banner for the state in the […]

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