Headlines for Friday, September 12, 2003

  • Gary Stevens, will not ride at Woodbine Sunday.

    Stevens Won't Ride at Woodbine Sunday

    Gary Stevens, Hall of Fame jockey and star of the hit movie 'Seabiscuit,' will not be aboard Numerous Times for the Atto Mile (Can-I) Sunday at Woodbine.

  • Funny Cide Has First Work Since Haskell

    Sackatoga Stable's Funny Cide, who has not run since finishing a well-beaten third in the Haskell Invitational (gr. I), had his first work since that race, breezing a half Friday morning in :48 1/5.

  • Ten Most Wanted Turns in Robust Work

    Travers Stakes (gr. I) winner Ten Most Wanted was put through his final pre-Super Derby (gr. II) drill on Friday at Hollywood Park, logging five furlongs in 1:00 1/5 handily over a fast main track. The move was easily the fastest of the 17 clocked at five-eighths on the day.

  • Singletary Heads to Sidelines for Rest of Year

    La Jolla Handicap (gr. IIIT) winner Singletary will head to the sidelines for the remainder of the year following the bay son of Sultry Song's fifth-place finish in the Del Mar Derby (gr. IIT) on Sept. 6, trainer Don Chatlos Jr. said .

  • Barretts to Offer Online Interactive Bidding at Mixed Auctions

    Barretts Equine Limited has reached an agreement with Live Global Bid to offer online interactive bidding for Barretts' fall mixed sale on October 27 and 28 and Barretts' winter mixed sale, scheduled for Jan. 20 and 21 of 2004 in Southern California.

  • Todd Pletcher, sends out trio in Matron.

    Pletcher Trio Head Matron

    A field of eight 2-year-old fillies, including a trio from the Todd Pletcher barn, will contest the $200,000 Matron (gr. I) Sunday at Belmont Park over one mile.

  • Future is Now for Value Plus

    Trainer Todd Pletcher seeks to continue his winning ways with 2-year-olds when he saddles Value Plus in Sunday's $200,000 Futurity (gr. I) at Belmont Park.

  • Lucky Story Game Winner of Champagne Stakes

    Abdullah Buhaleeba's Lucky Story solidified his status as the early favorite for next year's Two Thousand Guineas (Eng-I) when he gamely held off Auditorium to win Friday's Champagne Stakes (Eng-II) at England's Doncaster Racecourse.

  • Claudius to Lucky Six in New Mexico

    Stakes winner Claudius will be relocated to Johnnie Nall's Lucky Six Ranch near Sunland Park in New Mexico, where he will stand for $3,500.