Articles posted March 25, 2002

Headlines and features from the Thoroughbred industry

Central Kentucky Stallion Kris S. Pensioned

Prominent Central Kentucky stallion Kris S., who was relieved of stallion duty in late February at Kenny Troutt and Bill Casner's WinStar Farm near Versailles because of cervical pain, has been pensioned after failing to respond to treatment.

First Winner for Souvenir Copy

Grade II winner Souvenir Copy was represented by his first winner when his daughter Long Term Wish won the second race offered this year at Santa Anita for 2-year-olds, a two-furlong maiden special event March 22.

New York VLT Plan Moves Ahead

State regulators in New York have approved a plan for 11,400 video lottery terminals at eight racetracks, but also appear to have dismissed the industry's demand for more help to make alternative gaming profitable.

Florida's Horse Art Auction Nets $846,000

Florida's Horse Art Auction Nets $846,000

When the Marion Cultural Alliance was formed, no one had any idea how successful the concept of Horse Fever would be. On March 22, the auction of 52 fiberglass horses brought $846,000.

Twining Headed to Vinery

Twining, who currently stands at Hilary Boone Jr.'s Wimbledon Farm near Lexington, will be returning to Lexington for the 2003 breeding season, but he won't be standing at Wimbledon.

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