Frank Stronach

Deal Or No Deal? Brackpool Sues Stronach Group Over $40-Million Equity Stake

Keith Brackpool, who resigned as chairman of the California Horse Racing Board in January 2013 to join The Stronach Group as chairman of operations of its California racetracks, is suing the company and its founder, Frank Stronach, claiming he is owed at least $40 million from an equity agreement. Brackpool filed the eight-count complaint on […]

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Holy Helena Bursts Clear In The Very One

Frank Stronach Stables’ Holy Helena put on a show in Saturday’s Grade 3 The Very One Stakes, demonstrating a big turn of foot down the stretch to defeat 6-5 favorite Daring Duchess by about two lengths on the wire. The 4-year-old daughter of Ghostzapper, ridden by Irad Ortiz, completed 1 3/16 miles on Gulfstream Park’s […]

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Something Awesome Just Up In Sloppy General George

Stronach Stable’s Something Awesome rallied from off a contested early pace to score a narrow victory in the $250,000 General George (G3) at Laurel Park, earning the first graded-stakes triumph of his career in the seven-furlong sprint for older horses, one of six stakes on the Winter Carnival program headlined by the $300,000 Barbara Fritchie […]

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Breeders’ Cup Presents Connections: Hercules, Caesar, And A Rising Star

Her flight to Louisville is already booked. If Flameaway runs as well in his next start as he did in the Sam F. Davis Stakes at Tampa Bay Downs, said breeder Deborah Holmes, she’ll have to buy a hotel room during Kentucky Derby week as well. From one of just six mares Holmes bred in […]

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Silent Sting: ‘Miracle Baby’ Could Be Headed For Queen’s Plate

In the wee hours of a bitterly cold February night, 2015, Dr. Ruth Barbour got an urgent call from her sister Gail Wood; Mona Mia was ready to foal but there was trouble. The prized mare of Deborah Holmes was dying, and her foal needed to be saved. What followed through split second decision-making is […]

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Arsenault Angling To Become First Two-Time Winner Of National Horseplayers Championship

Reigning champ Ray Arsenault this Friday through Sunday will try to become the first two-time winner of the NTRA National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) presented by Racetrack Television Network, Stats Race Lens and Treasure Island Casino in Las Vegas. Arsenault, who started playing handicapping tournaments in 2003 at Woodbine, was the convincing winner of last year’s […]

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‘Sharp’ Azteca Impresses Paolucci With Five-Furlong Breeze Toward Pegasus

Sharp Azteca breezed five furlongs in a sharp 1:00.60 over a sloppy track at Gulfstream Park West Saturday in preparation for a start in the $16 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1) at Gulfstream Park Jan. 27. The Jorge Navarro-trained son of Freud galloped out six furlongs impressively under jockey Irad Ortiz Jr. to finish off a workout […]

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Then There Was One: Stronach Group Makes Deals For Two Of Final Three Pegasus Slots

Just nine of a possible 12 spots in the $16 million Pegasus World Cup had been sold by the deadline in mid-December, so The Stronach Group had to get creative to fill the remainder of the starting gate in the world’s richest horse race. According to drf.com, TSG marketed those three remaining spots to horse owners […]

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Shaman Ghost To Enter Stud In California At Tommy Town Thoroughbreds

Adena Springs announced today Shaman Ghost will stand his first season in California at Tommy Town Thoroughbreds LLC for the 2018 breeding season. His stud fee will be $10,000, live foal stands and nurses.  There will be special consideration for young stakes-winning mares at a reduced stud fee of $7,500, live foal stands and nurses. […]

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Se Anuncian Los Finalistas Para Caballo Del Año Y Demás Categorías Del Eclipse Award 2017

Encabezados por los nominados para Caballo del Año Arrogate, Gun Runner y World Appoval, la National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), el Daily Racing Form y los Periodistas y Comunicadores Hípicos (NTWAB, siglas en inglés) anunciaron los finalistas para los Eclipse Awards de 2017, reconociendo la excelencia en el deporte hípico. Los ganadores en 17 categorías […]

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