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Half Sister To Songbird To Debut At Oaklawn

Songbird never raced at Oaklawn, but a half-sister to the two-time Eclipse Award winner is scheduled to make her career debut in Thursday’s seventh race, a 1-mile maiden special weights event for 3-year-old fillies. Song of Mine, by 2004 Horse of the Year Ghostzapper, was an $800,000 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Select Yearling Sale purchase by PTK […]

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Ya Está Abierta La Votación Para El Premio Vox Populi 2017: Arrogate, Lady Eli Y Songbird Entre Los Finalistas

Ya está abierta la votación en línea para seleccionar al octavo ganador del premio Secretariat Vox Populi Award. Creado por la desaparecida propietaria de Secretariat, Penny Chenery, el premio Vox Populi, o “Voz del Pueblo” es un reconocimiento al purasangre cuya popularidad y excelencia en las pistas haya tenido mayor resonancia en el público, y […]

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‘Vox Populi’ Award Voting Now Open: Finalists Include Ben’s Cat, Lady Eli, Patch

Online voting is now open for the eighth annual winner of the Secretariat Vox Populi Award. Created by Secretariat’s late owner Penny Chenery, the Vox Populi, or “Voice of the People,” Award recognizes the racehorse whose popularity and racing excellence best resounded with the public and gained recognition for the sport during the past year. Fans can vote […]

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Cruce Entre Campeones: Songbird Sería Servida Por Arrogate En 2018

De acuerdo a un reportaje publicado en Thoroughbred Daily News, la campeona Songbird (Medaglia d’Oro) sería servida por el campeón y Caballo del Año 2016 Arrogate durante la temporada de monta de 2018. Mandy Pope, quien adquirió a Songbird el pasado 6 de Noviembre en la subasta selecta de Fasig-Tipton por $9,500,000, dio la noticia. […]

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‘The Best To The Best’: Songbird To Be Bred To Arrogate In 2018

Two-time Eclipse champion Songbird will be bred to fellow champion and world’s richest racehorse, Arrogate in 2018, according to a report in the Thoroughbred Daily News. Mandy Pope, who recently purchased Songbird at the Fasig-Tipton November sale, told the TDN, “We went over this for a good three days with Wayne Sweezey and other advisors and looked at […]

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RMTC Auctioning Famous Racehorse Halters To Raise Funds For ‘Tactical Research’

Between November 24 and December 1, the Racing Medication and Testing Consortium (RMTC), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, will auction off halters of famous racing and stallion stars on its eBay page. All proceeds from the auction will go toward the RMTC’s four-year grant program beginning in 2018 to encourage tactical research into the detection and identification of […]

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Medaglia D’Oro’s 2018 Fee Boosted To $250,000 After Pair Of Breeders’ Cup Winners

Medaglia d’Oro, sire of two Breeders’ Cup winners and the leading sire by number of grade/group 1 winners this year with seven, will have his 2018 fee raised to $250,000, Darley announced on Tuesday. Talismanic in the Longines Breeders’ Cup Turf (G1T) and Bar of Gold in the Breeders’ Cup Filly and Mare Sprint (G1) […]

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Songbird To Mandy Pope For $9.5 Million, Tepin To Magnier For $8 Million At Fasig-Tipton November

Fasig-Tipton concluded its single-session November Sale of breeding stock Monday night with a flurry of seven-figure sales and record gross sales of $74,200,000 and the third most expensive horse of all time in champion Songbird, who brought $9.5 million. Another racing superstar, Tepin, sold for $8 million and was the fourth highest priced ever at the […]

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Las Campeonas Songbird Y Tepin Brillan Con Luz Propia En La Subasta De Noviembre De Fasig-Tipton

Ante un escenario repleto, las campeonas Songbird y Tepin captaron la atención de los presentes y de quienes siguieron vía Internet la subasta de Noviembre de Fasig-Tipton, una venta selecta con piezas de incalculable valor. Songbird, cuatroañera hija de Medaglia d’Oro, campeona, múltiple ganadora selectiva, con 13 primeros y 2 segundos en 15 actuaciones y […]

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‘He’s My Best Friend’: Hall Of Famers Stevens, Smith Share Tight Bond

Hall of Fame jockeys Gary Stevens and Mike Smith have ridden against each other for decades, and have been friends for almost as long. Although they are fierce competitors, they are much closer friends. Never was that more evident than during last year’s Breeders’ Cup Distaff, when Stevens, aboard Beholder, and Smith, on Songbird, battled […]

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