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Bloodlines: Medaglia d’Oro’s Grade 1 Del Mar Double

The Darley stallion Medaglia d’Oro sired the winners of both Grade 1 events in California on Saturday, Aug. 17: the Pacific Classic and the Del Mar Oaks. One of the consistent factors in American breeding for top-quality stock that race well at distances of a mile and beyond, Medaglia d’Oro is a leading son of […]

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Bloodlines: ‘Tremendous Family’ Produces Runaway Filly Serengeti Empress

For those who hadn’t seen Serengeti Empress (by Alternation) win the Ellis Park Juvenile Fillies by 13 ½ lengths on Aug. 19, the filly’s victory on September 15 in the Grade 2 Pocahontas Stakes at Churchill Downs was a revelation. The dark brown 2-year-old won the historic stakes by 19 ½ lengths, the longest margin […]

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Josephine Abercrombie Named Thoroughbred Club Of America’s Honor Guest

Josephine Abercrombie has been selected by the Board of Directors of the Thoroughbred Club of America as the 2018 Honor Guest, Club President W. Gray Lyster IV announced Thursday. Ms. Abercrombie will be honored by the Club at its 87th Testimonial Dinner at Keeneland Race Course on Friday evening, September 28. “The Thoroughbred Club of […]

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Pat Hayes Appointed Equine Manager At Castleton Lyons

Castleton Lyons is pleased to announce the appointment of Pat Hayes as Equine Manager. Pat will commence his duties at Castleton next month and brings a wealth of experience with him to his new role. He has worked at many respected farms both here and in Ireland including Chanteclair Farm, Elm Tree, Tinnakill House, Pin […]

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Concord Point, Cowboy Cal Headed To Korea For Stud Duty

South Korea added two U.S. stallions to its rosters in late 2016, Colonel John and Take Charge Indy. In early 2017, according to the Daily Racing Form, the country added four more stallions from the U.S. Concord Point, a 10-year-old son of Tapit, won the G2 West Virginia Derby and the G3 Iowa Derby. He […]

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Zoetis Presents Bloodlines: Runhappy Shows Off ‘Super’ Pedigree

With a smooth victory in the Grade 1 Malibu Stakes at Santa Anita, Runhappy put a smile and a bow on 2015 for his sire Super Saver (by Maria’s Mon). Bred in Kentucky by Wayne, Gray, and Bryan Lyster, the dark bay 3-year-old took his third G1 of the year in the Malibu, following successes […]

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Pin Oak Homebred Noble Thought Impressive In Maiden Victory

Leading trainer Mike Stidham added to what has been an impressive Fair Grounds meet so far for the veteran conditioner when taking the meet’s first two-turn open maiden special weight for 2-year-olds on Friday with Pin Oak Stud’s homebred Noble Thought. The dark bay Kentucky-bred overcame the outside 11-post and a game 4-5 favorite in […]

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Zoetis Presents Bloodlines: Taking In The Breeders’ Cup And The Farms

One important part of the Breeders’ Cup takes place off the racecourse. Especially when the races are in Kentucky, breeders from around the country and around the world have the opportunity to engage with horses and breeders. Some of the most eminent farms and breeders in the region open their operations to visitors and take […]

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Pin Oak Valley View Has Grade 3 Status Reinstated

The American Graded Stakes Committee has reinstated the original Grade 3 status of this year’s Pin Oak Valley View Stakes contested Oct. 24 at Keeneland. The Blood-Horse reports that the race was automatically downgraded to listed status when it was moved from the turf to the dirt main track pending the review. Tiger Ride, a 3-year-old filly […]

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Expand The Experience: Local Farms Offering Breeders’ Cup Tours

Tickets are now available for tours of several Lexington breeding farms in conjunction with this year’s Breeders’ Cup.  Tours will offer a chance to see the living history of this year’s hopefuls, including Taylor Made Farm where Triple Crown Champion American Pharoah spent time as a yearling. Other tour sites include Pin Oak Stud, Ashford […]

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