A Redoute's Choice weanling filly out of a half sister to the dam of unbeaten European Horse of the Year Zarkava was the top seller on Day 2 of the Arqana December breeding stock sale Dec. 6
Trainer Elie Lellouche has told a representative of the International Racing Bureau in France that the Wildenstein family's Bright Sky will run in the John Deere Breeders' Cup Turf (gr. IT) rather than the Filly & Mare Turf (gr. I).
Nebraska Tornado became a potential star for trainer Andre Fabre after his 3-year-old filly, ridden by Richard Hughes, defeated a powerful field in Sunday's $337,020 Netjets Prix du Moulin de Longchamp (Fr-I).
Sarafan, America's only hope to break a 10-year drought in the Japan Cup (Jpn-I), drew the number eight post position in a field of 16 international runners set to go postward Sunday in the world's richest turf race, moved to Nakayama racecourse and dropped from 12 to 11 furlongs in distance because of construction of a new grandstand at Tokyo racecourse.
Pearly Shells ran down Ana Marie in the final 100 yards to post a 1 1/2-length victory in Sunday's Group I Prix Vermeille for 3-year-old fillies at Longchamp, earning her fifth win of the season.
Most Popular Stories
- East Vs. West in Second Derby Future Wager
- Calculator to Make Return at Santa Anita
- Mahoning Valley Cancels Feb. 13 Racing
- Mohaymen Returns to Work Tab at Palm Meadows
- Barretts Tweaks 2016 Auction Schedule
- 64 Equine Herpesvirus Positives at Sunland
- WV Bill Would Decouple Racing and Gaming
- Money to 'Bern' in Derby Future Wager
- Contreras Suspended for Oxycodone Use
- Airoforce Ready for 2016 Debut in Risen Star