Articles posted October 3, 2008

Headlines and features from the Thoroughbred industry

Dream Empress Powers to Alcibiades Win

Dream Empress Powers to Alcibiades Win

Kelly Colliver's Dream Express took over at the top of the lane and powered to a dominating 4 1/4-length score in the $500,000 Darley Alcibiades (gr. I) Oct. 3 on the Keneland Polytrack. The 2-year-old Bernstein filly earned her first graded stakes win while notching a berth in the Bessemer Trust Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I) later this month at Santa Anita.

Forever Together Takes First Lady

Forever Together Takes First Lady

Forever Together came from off the pace to collar longtime leader Precious Kitten inside the sixteenth-pole, going on to capture the $400,000 First Lady by 1 1/2 lengths on the turf Oct. 3, the first grade I event of the Keeneland 2008 fall meet.

Velazquez Hospitalized After Bad Spill

Velazquez Hospitalized After Bad Spill

Jockey John Velazquez was transported to the trauma unit at the University of Kentucky Medical Center Oct. 3 with injuries suffered when his mount fell in the seventh race at Keeneland.

News By Date

Most Popular Stories