Super Saver

Back To Work: Champion Runhappy Turns In First Work Of 2016

Champion male sprinter Runhappy returned to the worktab for the first time this year when he worked three furlongs at Keeneland early Thursday morning. According to the Blood-Horse, the 4-year-old Super Saver colt vanned to Keeneland from his base at the Kentucky Training Center. The colt went three furlongs in :34 4/5, then galloped out a half-mile in :46 and […]

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‘I Was Supposed To Quit – And I Can’t’: Calvin Borel Discusses His Return To Riding

Calvin Borel, the three-time Kentucky Derby-winning jockey whose career will resume Aug. 27 at Ellis Park, says he wasn’t ready to retire when he left racing for almost five months, quitting for what proved the wrong reason. “This is a business you can’t have one foot in and one foot out,” he said. “I felt […]

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Stonestreet’s Promising Juvenile Dynamite Charge Fatally Injured

Stonestreet Stables’ Dynamite Charge, a 2-year-old filly by Super Saver, was fatally injured during morning training hours at Del Mar Sunday morning, reports trainer Doug O’Neill’s Facebook page. In her single career start, Dynamite Charge captured a maiden special weight race at Santa Anita by 4 1/4 lengths, covering 5 1/2 furlongs in 1:04.56 under […]

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Retired Jockey Borel Visits With Bradley At Churchill Downs

Retired Hall of Fame jockey Calvin Borel, whose two Ellis Park riding titles are one fewer than his Kentucky Derby triumphs, has been in Louisville the few days visiting friends and staying with trainer Buff Bradley. Borel, whose 5,146 victories rank No. 27 all-time, retired suddenly in late March, telling his agent it was just […]

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Borell Agrees To Pay Rood & Riddle In Settlement Of Lawsuit

Maria Borell and the Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital have reached a settlement in the lawsuit brought by the Lexington-based veterinary clinic against Borell alleging non-payment of $15,191.14 for services rendered to horses at the Beacon Hill Farm she managed between Jan. 10, 2013, and Dec. 11, 2014. Under the terms of the agreement, entered […]

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Runhappy’s 2016 Debut Delayed By Heel Bruise

Champion sprinter Runhappy will miss his intended 2016 debut in the Grade 2 Churchill Downs Stakes after missing several days of training due to a heel bruise. The Daily Racing Form reports that the 4-year-old son of Super Saver sustained the injury shortly after he resumed galloping following his winter break. “It’s not serious, but obviously we […]

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Pletcher Becomes 10th Trainer To Reach 4,000 Wins

Twelve-time defending Championship Meet leading trainer Todd Pletcher reached a personal milestone with his 4,000th career victory Friday at Gulfstream Park. In his seventh try since winning his 3,999th race on Sunday, Pletcher hit the 4,000 mark with 4-year-old first-time starter Eagle Scout ($9.80) in the fifth race, a one-mile maiden event on the main […]

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Merck Animal Health Presents Foals Of 2016: Takin’ It Easy

Monday was officially National Napping Day, allowing everyone to get caught up on the hour lost in Daylight Savings this weekend. Our foals this week have been caught napping as well, but not to worry, that’s very normal. Foals often lie down to sleep and spend nearly half their day resting until they are approximately […]

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Super Saver, War Front Colts Fastest At OBS March Under Tack Opener

A pair of colts consigned by Eddie Woods, Agent, sped quarters in :20 3/5 to post the fastest works at the distance at the first session of the Under Tack Show for the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2016 March Sale of Two Year Olds in Training. Hip No. 92, a bay colt by Super Saver, […]

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Ocala Stud’s The Big Beast, I Spent It Have First Mares Confirmed In Foal

Ocala Stud announced Monday that its first-year stallions The Big Beast and I Spent It both had their first respective mares confirmed in foal over the weekend. The Big Beast, a Grade 1-winning 3-year-old and top sprinter by Yes It’s True, covered the Proud Citizen mare Western Tornado, who has been pronounced in foal with […]

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