Headlines for Monday, February 26, 2007

  • Coolmore Buys Breeding Rights in E Z Warrior

    Ahmed Zayat's Zayat Stables has reached an agreement in principle to sell the breeding rights in undefeated 3-year-old E Z Warrior to John Magnier and partners' Irish-based Coolmore Stud.

  • Buffalo Man, winning the Spectacular Bid Stakes, is off the Kentucky Derby trail due to an injury.

    Injury Knocks Buffalo Man Off Derby Trail

    Ol' Memorial Stable and Ed Glasscock's 3-year-old Buffalo Man was diagnosed with an ankle injury Sunday morning that will preclude any hopes of staying on the road to the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I).

  • Louisiana Yearling Sale Sale to be Relocated

    The Louisiana Thoroughbred Breeders Association recently announced that the annual Breeders Sales Co. of Louisiana yearling sale followed by a mixed session will move from its previous Louisiana Downs, Bossier City location to the Ike Hamilton Equine Exposition Center located in West Monroe, La.

  • Suffolk Downs Executive Bob O'Malley Dead

    Robert M. "Bob" O'Malley, long-time executive at Suffolk Downs, died Feb. 25 at his home in Milton, Mass, after battling cancer for several years.

  • Derby Rider Rallies to Win Portland Mile

    Argentine-bred Derby Rider went from last to first to win Sunday's $27,400 Portland Meadows Mile, the signature event of the Delta Park oval.