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WinStar Farm Acquires Interest in Upstart
WinStar Farm has acquired a minority interest in Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) hopeful Upstart from owner Ralph Evans.
U S Marshal Upstages Decision Day in Wando
U S. Marshal dispatched Queen's Plate hopeful Decision Day in the final furlong and won the $100,000 Wando Stakes April 19 at Woodbine.
Texas Red Could Be Back in Action in May
Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Juvenile (gr. I) winner Texas Red could get back to training in May, trainer Keith Desormeaux said April 19.
Steiner Wins No. 1,000 on First Emerald Mount
Jockey Joe Steiner rode his 1,000th career winner April 19 at Emerald Downs.
Shared Belief Diagnosed With Hip Fracture
Mike Smith likely saved multiple grade I winner Shared Belief from additional injury by pulling him up in the April 18 Charles Town Classic (gr. II), as diagnostic work revealed a non-displaced fracture of his right hip.
Red Cadeaux Nearing Record Earnings Plateau
Evergreen gelding Red Cadeaux is as "fit as a flea", according traveling companion Robin Trevor-Jones ahead of the Audemars Piguet QEII Cup (HK-I) April 26 at Sha Tin.
Newton to Receive Preakness Photography Award
Washington Post photographer Jonathan Newton has been named the recipient of the Jerry Frutkoff Preakness Photography Award.
NZ Industry Figure Philip Vela Dies
Philip Vela, an influential figure in the New Zealand Thoroughbred industry, died April 18 surrounded by family at his home in Te Kowhai.
Mitchell Remembered as 'Brilliant Horseman'
Well over 200 people--horsemen, fans, and racetrack regulars--gathered April 20 at Santa Anita Park to remember trainer Mike Mitchell, who died at the age of 66 April 14 after a lengthy battle with brain cancer.
Milestone Victory for Trainer Kenny Smith
Veteran Midwest trainer Kenny P. Smith reached his 1,000th winner April 19, according to Equibase records, when he sent out Retro Citizen to victory in the seventh race at Prairie Meadows.
Leatherbury One of Four Voted to Hall of Fame
Mid-Atlantic-based trainer King Leatherbury, late jockey Chris Antley, top California handicap horse Lava Man, and splendid female sprinter Xtra Heat have been elected to the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame for 2015.
Latest Kentucky Derby, Oaks Contenders Lists
With the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) and Longines Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) picture changing daily, here is a look at the latest lists of contenders for those two races.
Late-Running Longshots Key to Derby Super
J. Keeler Johnson lists four late-running longshots that could have an impact on the Kentucky Derby.
Kiaran McLaughlin A Hero to Be Proud Of
Peter Beagle wrote in The Last Unicorn, "Great heroes need great sorrow and burdens, or half their greatness goes unnoticed. It is all part of the fairy tale."
Kentucky Oaks Notes, April 20
Following is a brief look at some of the horses training toward the $1 million Longines Kentucky Oaks (gr. I) May 1 at Churchill Downs.
Kentucky Derby Prep Race Results and Points
View the top four finishers of every 2015 Kentucky Derby prep race, including points, race replays, and other race details!
Kentucky Derby Notes, April 20
Following is a brief look at some of the horses training toward the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) on May 2 at Churchill Downs.
Kentucky Derby Notes, April 19
A look at some of the horses training toward the first jewel of the Triple Crown.
Hospitalized Carr Recovering From Head Injury
Jockey Dennis Carr, who suffered a blunt blow to the back of his head in a starting gate incident April 19 at Golden Gate Fields, was "sitting up and recovering very well" Monday morning after undergoing surgery.
Hong Kong HOY Ambitious Dragon Retired
Ambitious Dragon, one of the greatest runners in the history of Hong Kong racing, has been retired.
Hamelback Named CEO of National HBPA
The National HBPA announced Monday, April 20 that it had appointed Eric Hamelback as new chief executive officer beginning immediately. The former Adena Springs Kentucky general manager replaces Phil Hanrahan.
Get Happy Mister Scores in San Simeon
Get Happy Mister, who has dominated at Arapahoe Park, liked the Southern California grass just fine Sunday, winning the $100,000 San Simeon Stakes (gr. IIIT) April 19 at Santa Anita Park.
Derby Day Fund-Raiser to Benefit PDJF
A consortium of racing organizations has announced a Derby Day fund-raising campaign to benefit the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund will be held May 2 at tracks and racing venues across the U.S.
Cristiano New Director of Racing for Bloom
Bloom Racing Stable announced Monday, April 20 the hiring of Rich Cristiano as director of racing. Cristiano previously worked at West Point Thoroughbreds and Sovereign Stable.
Carr Sent to Hospital After GGF Mishap
Jockey Dennis Carr was transported to Highland Hospital in Oakland, Calif. April 19 after sustaining an injury prior to the fifth race at Golden Gate Fields.
Broad Offering Should Keep OBS April Growing
The OBS April 2-year-olds in training sale, which begins April 21, has about 1,200 horses cataloged.
Bejarano, Hollendorfer Take SA Meet Titles
Jockey Rafael Bejarano and trainer Jerry Hollendorfer ranked atop the respective jockey and trainer standings when Santa Anita Park concluded is 68-day winter meet April 19.
Arlington Meet Set to Start May 1
Arlington International Racecourse starts a 77-day live racing season May 1 that includes stakes races on nine consecutive Saturdays throughout July and August during the Arlington International Championship Season.
ABR Releases Episode 3 of TC Video Series
America's Best Racing has released episode 3 of the four-part series of digital video ads titled "The Road Less Traveled: The Road to the Triple Crown."
2015 Road to the Kentucky Derby
Point-leading Triple Crown-nominated horses on the "Road to the Kentucky Derby" leaderboard. The classic will be run May 2 at Churchill Downs.