Headlines for Thursday, October 28, 2010

  • Trail Talk: October 27, 2010

    The Breeders' Cup Pre-Entries are out. Evan looks at the Filly and Mare Sprint, Filly and Mare Turf, Dirt Mile and Classic.

  • Aaman, a winning son of Dubai Destination, was the most expensive horse sold during the fourth and final session of the Tattersalls autumn horses in training auction Oct. 28 in England.

    Average Grows 5.1% at Tattersalls Sale

    Aaman, a son of Dubai Destination, was the most expensive horse sold at 42,000 guineas ($69,671 in U.S. funds) during the fourth and final session of the Tattersalls autumn horses in training auction Oct. 28 in England.

  • THS: The Fayette Stakes

    Jason, Tom, and James Scully of TwinSpires.com preview the Greenbrier Fayette Stakes (gr. II). Plus, an early look at the Breeders' Cup Juvenile and Sprint. Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Fayette.

  • Super Saver in the Kentucky Derby.

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    Derby Winner Super Saver Retired

    Super Saver, winner of the 2010 Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr I), has been retired from racing and will stand at Kenny Troutt's WinStar Farm near Versailles, Ky.

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    Las Palmas Brings Down Curtain at Oak Tree

    Turning Top, a three-time winner on the Hollywood Park turf, is the 119-pound high weight for the $150,000 Las Palmas Handicap (gr. IIT) on closing day of the Oak Tree Racing Association meet Oct. 31.

  • Sanford winner Maybesomaybenot will carry top weight in the Iroquois Stakes.<br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D9117309%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Juvenile Stakes Kick Off Churchill Fall Meet

    Maybesomaybenot, who won the Sanford (gr. II) this summer before tailing off in his last two, will carry top weight of 123 pounds in the $100,000 Iroquois Stakes (gr. II) on opening day of the Churchill Downs fall meet.

  • Influx of Stallions to Adena Springs North

    Frank Stronach has added considerable strength to his Canadian stallion roster. Headlining the group is English champion North Light, the only Epsom Derby (Eng-I) winner standing in North America.

  • Julien Leparoux will be very busy during the Breeders' Cup.

    Top Jockey Leparoux Has 12 BC Mounts

    Julien Leparoux, the 2009 Eclipse Award winner as America's top jockey who has dominated the standings the past four years at Churchill Downs, will be a busy man next weekend with 12 Breeders' Cup mounts.

  • Pinnacle to Grow, But No River Sale Comment

    Pinnacle Entertainment Inc. reported a reduced net income loss for the third quarter and said it's looking to expand into new markets while adhering to "disciplined capital-spend and return metrics."

  • Some of the cast of "Luck" (including Dustin Hoffman, left) at Santa Anita.

    'Luck' Resumes Production at Santa Anita

    With the pilot for HBO's highly anticipated "Luck" already complete, production for season-one will resume at Santa Anita Oct. 31. Both the pilot and first season are scheduled to air in the fall of 2011.