Three-Time Group 1 Winner Too Darn Hot Retired With Hind-Leg Injury

Top 3-year-old colt Too Darn Hot has been forced to retire from racing after the discovery of a hairline fracture in his right hind cannon bone, according to racingtv.com. Connections of the son of Dubawi believe the injury was suffered during the colt’s most recent triumph, which came in last week’s Group 1 Sussex Stakes at […]

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Demarchelier Stays Undefeated In Pennine Ridge

Peter Brant’s Demarchelier, named for the French fashion photographer, handled a stretch out in distance and a step up in class, overtaking Clint Maroon in deep stretch and fending off Seismic Wave’s challenge before the wire to capture the fifth running of the Grade 3, $200,000 Pennine Ridge for 3-year-olds on Saturday at Belmont Park. […]

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UAE Talent North America Tops Thursday’s Round 2 Of Al Maktoum Challenge

It is hard to imagine North America being more impressive than he was four weeks ago in the one-mile Group 2 $350,000 Al Maktoum Challenge Round 1, but he has apparently exited said effort in top shape and will get a chance to stretch out to what many believe is an even better distance for […]

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North America Dominates Dubai’s Al Maktoum Challenge Round 1

Thursday’s second evening of the 2109 Dubai World Cup Carnival at Meydan was highlighted by a quality renewal of the $350,000 Al Maktoum Challenge Round 1 sponsored by Yahsat, a Group 2 contested over one mile that has served as a prep for both the $12 million Dubai World Cup (G1) and $1.5 million Godolphin […]

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1,175 Cataloged For Tattersalls December Foal Sale

The catalogue for the Tattersalls December Foal Sale is online now at www.tattersalls.com and will be available in print on Oct. 22. Numbering 1,175 lots, the December Foal Sale will take place Wednesday Nov. 28 to Saturday Dec. 1. Europe’s premier foal sale boasts an outstanding catalogue, with no less than 133 foals by the current […]

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Bloodlines: European Juvenile Winners Tell A Tale Of Two Pedigrees

In looking at the winners of the two Group 1 races for juveniles at Newmarket, Iridessa (by Ruler of the World) in the Fillies Mile and Too Darn Hot (Dubawi) in the Dewhurst, I was immediately tempted to paraphrase Charles Dickens. We shouldn’t say that “it was the best of pedigrees; it was the worst […]

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Gosden, Dettori Just ‘Too Darn Hot’ In Darley Dewhurst Stakes

Too Darn Hot maintained his unbeaten record by pulling the Group 1 Dewhurst Stakes out of the fire on the climb to the line at Newmarket. Frankie Dettori’s mount looked in a spot of bother in behind horses going into the dip but once switched out, the even-money favorite took off under Dettori to win […]

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Record Tattersalls October Book 1 Turnover For Seventh Consecutive Year

Book 1 of the Tattersalls October Yearling Sale came to a close following the third and final session with a record turnover of 106 million guineas (US $147,332,327), and a decade-best clearance rate of 86 percent. Fourteen lots topped the million-guinea ($1,389,374) mark whilst 59 lots sold for 500,000 guineas ($694,695) or more. The leading consignor […]

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$4.85-Million Dubawi Colt Becomes World’s Most Expensive Yearling Of 2019 At Tattersalls

The Tattersalls sales ring swelled to bursting point in anticipation of the arrival of a Dubawi colt out of Lord and Lady Lloyd-Webber’s wonderful broodmare Dar Re Mi. Already a brother to the Group 3 Tattersalls Musidora Stakes winner So Mi Dar and the listed-winning filly Lah Ti Dar when the catalogue was published, the […]

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