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German-Trained Red Cardinal Proves Deserved Favorite In Belmont Gold Cup Invitational

Australian Bloodstock’s Red Cardinal, bred in Ireland but trained in Germany, shipped to the United States and came up big with a win in Friday’s Grade 3 Belmont Gold Cup Invitational over the marathon distance of two miles on the turf course. Ridden by four-time champion German jockey Eduardo Pedroza for his first win in […]

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Tattersalls Autumn Sale Closes; Buyers From Over Forty Countries Represented

The Tattersalls Autumn Horses in Training Sale came to a close with Dalamar topping proceedings at 45,000 guineas. The final day saw a total of 246 lots sell for 1,343,600 guineas, at an average of 5,462 guineas and a median of 4,000 guineas. The four day sale saw turnover of 20,344,550 guineas for the 1,038 […]

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First Foals Arrive for European Champ Camelot

Two excellent foals by European champion 2YO and 3YO Camelot were born at Coolmore in the last few days. Mora Bai produced a colt at Coolmore on Monday night. She is already the dam of Beresford Stakes-Gr.2 winner David Livingston and is a half-sister to 6-time Gr.1 winner High Chaparral. Apparel foaled a filly on […]

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Farewell to a Champion: St Nicholas Abbey Succumbs to Colic

Coolmore Stud issued the following statement Tuesday morning: Regretfully St Nicholas Abbey has lost his brave battle after suffering a colic this morning. Surgery revealed a severe strangulating colon torsion that was unviable and he had to be euthanized on humane grounds. This is extremely unfortunate as St Nicholas Abbey had been in terrific form, […]

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Coolmore Issues Positive Update on St Nicholas Abbey

Coolmore Stud issued a brief, but positive update on champion St Nicholas Abbey, who contracted laminitis in his left front hoof. The multiple Grade/Group 1 winner suffered a broken pastern in his right front leg in July. Coolmore and Fethard Equine Hospital also released a short video showing St Nic’s progress. Statement from Coolmore: St […]

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Laminitis Setback for St Nicholas Abbey Called ‘Life Threatening’

St Nicholas Abbey, the 2011 Breeders’ Cup Turf winner and multiple Group 1 winner in Europe and Dubai, is “struggling to overcome the laminitis in his left front foot,” which Ireland’s Coolmore Stud said is “life threatening.” The 6-year-old son of Montjeu, owned by associates of Coolmore and trained by Aidan O’Brien, suffered a career-ending […]

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Irish Oaks Winner Chicquita Sets Sale Record at Goffs Ireland

Chicquita, winner of the 2013 Darley Irish Oaks (Ire-I), became the most expensive horse ever sold at auction in Ireland when she sold to bloodstock agents Peter and Ross Doyle for €6 million at the Goffs Ireland November Breeding Stock Sale. The 3-year-old daughter of Montjeu, was consigned as Lot 1128, and was part of […]

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The Lane’s End Weekender Pedigree: Joshua Tree

To win any stakes three times is a notable achievement, but for a horse to win a Grade 1 stakes three times is very special. Therefore, Joshua Tree is a horse with some special talents that he polished with his third victory in the G1 Canadian International at Woodbine on Sunday. A 6-year-old son of […]

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St Nicholas Abbey Suffers Setback

Coolmore Stud issued the following statement on their website Oct. 23: St Nicholas Abbey has suffered a setback over the last 24 hours having developed mild laminitic changes in the left fore. This is disappointing as he is now weight bearing and walking well on the operated (fractured) leg which has healed amazingly well to […]

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BC Turf: Classic Winner Camelot Injured, Retired to Coolmore

Brilliant 2-year-old and triple classic winner Camelot has been retired from racing and will stand at Coolmore for the 2014 breeding season.  The son of Montjeu who was being trained for the Breeders’ Cup Turf was found to be lame pulling out this morning and although not a serious injury it would mean missing exercise […]

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