John Gunther

Son Of Dubawi Brings Highest Yearling Colt Price Of 2019 On Opening Day Of Tattersalls October Book 1

The Tattersalls October Yearling Sale got off to a strong start on the opening day with the world’s highest price for a yearling colt this year of 3,600,000 guineas (US$4,619,390) and three colts by Dubawi topping the million guineas mark. The Dubawi half-brother to the Group 1 St James’s Palace Stakes winner Barney Roy became […]

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Klarman, Gunther Honored At Annual TOBA Awards Dinner

 The Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association’s 34th Annual National Awards Dinner was held at Fasig-Tipton in Lexington, Ky. on Saturday, September 7. Seth Klarman of Klaravich Stables was named TOBA’s National Owner of the Year, and John D. Gunther was named the National Breeder of the Year. Thomas and Lori Fackler of Best A Luck […]

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Gunthers’ Without Parole ‘Doing Well,’ Eyeing $6 Million Dubai Turf

The fields are gradually congealing for one of the top turf races in the world, the $6 million Dubai Turf sponsored by DP World (G1) on Dubai World Cup night. While it is widely known that Vivlos, Deirdre, Benbatl, Dream Castle, Blair House and Century Dream are hoping to make the 1 1/8-mile test, the […]

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Gunthers Plan 2019 Matings: Three Mares To Support Homebred Justify

John and Tanya Gunther, breeders of the Triple Crown winner Justify, have been hard at work planning the matings for their 30-strong broodmare band in the U.S, as well as their 12 mares based on Europe. The father-daughter team will send three mares to Ashford to support Justify in his first season, reports racingpost.com. “With Justify, […]

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Competitionofideas Circles Field For First Black Type Score In American Oaks

Making her first start in graded stakes company, Seth Klarman’s Competitionofideas circled her seven rivals en route to a dominant score in Saturday’s Grade 1 American Oaks at Santa Anita Park. The 3-year-old daughter of Speightstown, ridden by Joel Rosario for trainer Chad Brown, was sent off at odds of 5-1 off a third-place effort […]

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Gunther’s Take These Chains Tops Saturday’s Blushing K.D. Stakes

John Gunther and Eurowest Bloodstock’s Take These Chains (IRE) was made the 3-1 lukewarm morning line favorite for Saturday’s $75,000 Blushing K.D. Stakes, a 1 1/16-mile event for fillies and mares on the Stall-Wilson Turf Course which is one of six stakes events scheduled for Santa Super Saturday, Dec. 22 at the Fair Grounds. The […]

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Juddmonte Fillies Dominate Third Day Of Tattersalls December Mare Sale

The consignment of fillies from Juddmonte Farms is always one of the highlights of the Tattersalls December Mare Sale and they did not disappoint, realizing 1,848,000 guineas (US$2,470,565) for the 24 lots on offer. Trade on the third day realized 5,257,800 guineas ($7,029,116) for the 205 lots sold, at an average of 25,648 guineas ($34,286) […]

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Undefeated Without Parole Leads Wednesday’s Sussex Stakes At Glorious Goodwood

Led by John and Tanya Gunther’s undefeated homebred Without Parole (GB) and Khalid Abdullah’s Jersey Stakes (G3) winner Expert Eye (GB), a field of eight runners is set for Wednesday’s one-mile, $1.391 million Qatar Sussex Stakes (G1) at Glorious Goodwood, with the winner receiving an automatic berth into the Breeders’ Cup Mile (G1) through the international Breeders’ […]

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Gunther-Owned Son Of Frankel, Without Parole, Delivers In G1 St. James’s Palace

The breeders of Justify couldn’t be having a better spring. After watching the horse they bred capture the Triple Crown in the Belmont Stakes, John Gunther and his daughter Tanya took home a Group 1 prize at Royal Ascot Tuesday in the St. James’s Palace Stakes as the colt they own, Without Parole, got across […]

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Dettori Could Have Massive Royal Ascot Meet With Cracksman, Redkirk Warrior

Frankie Dettori, the most successful current jockey at Royal Ascot with 56 winners, talked about how special Royal Ascot is to him. He said: “It was a year ago today that I broke my shoulder and it was awful. To me, Ascot is everything and to injure myself four days’ before it last year’s Royal […]

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