Robert S. Strauss, who has headed the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club's board of directors as its chairman for the past 12 years, announced Aug.30 that he is stepping down, effective immediately.
Big Bad Bug
- Bay Gelding
- Born 2003
|Big Bad Bug View Five-Cross Pedigree||Forest Wildcat||Storm Cat|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Weanling||Silver Spring Stables||Paramount Sales, agent||$110,000|
|Yearling||Barry Berkelhammer, agent||Three Chimneys Sales, agent||$150,000|
War Dancer got the bob in a three-way photo finish July 13 at Colonial Downs, overpowering hard-running Charming Kitten and staving off the late-flying Jack Milton to get victory in the $500,000 Virginia Derby (gr. IIT).
Sirius XM Radio will offer nine hours of coverage of the Belmont Stakes (gr. I) on Saturday, June 11, beginning at 10 a.m.
The National Thoroughbred Racing Association Safety and Integrity Alliance has announced it will hold an NTRA Professional Education Seminar at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington on Oct. 19.
Yearling sells for Aust$200,000 ($180,014 in U.S. funds).
|Will Take Charge|
|Vicar's in Trouble|