Headlines for Sunday, October 28, 2001

  • Tiznow (right), who nosed out Sakhee to win the Breeders' Cup Classic, will race in 2002.

    Dual Classic Winner Tiznow to Race in 2002

    A roar of approval went up from the gathering of media following the Breeders' Cup Classic when Tiznow's owner Michael Cooper announced that the son of Cee's Tizzy would race again next year. The announcement also brought a loud "whoop" from jockey Chris McCarron, who pumped his fist in the air.

  • Retama Park Growing Its Handle Through OTBs

    Retama Park ended its 50-day Thoroughbred meet with an 11% increase in total handle. Increased interest in the racetrack's signal offset a 7.8% decline in on-track handle.

  • Exogenous, winning the Beldame.

    Schulhofers 'Optimistic' About Exogenous

    On Sunday morning, Exogenous, the Unbridled filly who suffered a severe concussion in a freak mishap prior to the running of the Breeders' Cup Distaff (gr. I), was alert, standing in her stall, and eating hay, leaving the father and son training team of Scotty and Randy Schulhofer optimistic about her chances to recover. However, Randy Schulhofer cautioned that "the next 24 to 48 hours are the most crucial."