Headlines for Wednesday, November 17, 2010

  • Trainer Doug O'Neill has undefeated High Level Jeff in the Hollywood Prevue Stakes.

    CashCall Futurity Hopefuls Battle in Prevue

    Florida shipper High Level Jeff attempts to remain unbeaten against another undefeated colt, Premier Pegasus, in the $100,000 Hollywood Prevue Stakes (gr. III) for 2-year-olds at Hollywood Park Nov. 20.

  • Nashua winner To Honor and Serve is the latest graded stakes winner for Bernardini.<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%3D9267506%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Bernardini Impresses as First-Crop Sire

    MAHUBAH'S CORNER, by Avalyn Hunter<br />With an excellent race record, a fine pedigree, and superb conformation, Bernardini looked as close to a sure thing as exists in the ranks of prospective stallions.

  • Vinery to Expand into New York

    Vinery Ltd. will be expanding its stallion operation in New York State in 2011. According to Vinery president Tom Ludt, Vinery will take over management of Empire Stud, which will become Vinery New York.

  • Dynaformer Stays at $150,000

    Dynaformer, this year's leading turf sire by progeny earnings, will stand in 2011 for $150,000 at Robert N. Clay's Three Chimneys Farm near Midway, Ky.

  • Pin Oak Valley View winner Fugitive Angel heads a field of 11 for Mrs. Revere.&lt;br&gt;&lt;a target=&quot;blank&quot; href=&quot;http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D9243529%26ref%3Dstory&quot;&gt;Order This Photo&lt;/a&gt;

    Fugitive Angel Seeks Fifth Straight Victory

    Augustin Stable's homebred Fugitive Angel, runaway winner of the Valley View (gr. IIIT) at Keeneland in her most recent start, heads a field of 11 3-year-old fillies for the $175,000 Mrs. Revere (gr. IIT) Nov. 20.

  • Kiss the Kid&lt;br&gt;&lt;a target=&quot;blank&quot; href=&quot;http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D7377650%26ref%3Dstory&quot;&gt;Order This Photo&lt;/a&gt;

    Kiss the Kid to Journeyman in Florida

    Kiss the Kid, a multiple graded stakes winner from the female family of Horse of the Year Black Tie Affair, has been retired from racing and will stand stud in 2011 at Brent and Crystal Fernung's Journeyman Stud in Florida.

  • And They're Off: Post BC Edition

    Lenny and Steve present the post-Breeders' Cup edition of And They're Off featuring Zenyatta, Blame, Life At Ten, a review of the television coverage and more.

  • And They're Off: Post BC Edition

    Lenny and Steve present the post-Breeders' Cup edition of And They're Off featuring Zenyatta, Blame, Life At Ten, a review of the television coverage and more. Sponsored by Darby Dan Farm.

  • Blue Laser (right) leads a field of 10 in the Delta Downs Jackpot.

    $1 Million Delta Jackpot Lures Diverse Field

    Graded stakes winner Blue Laser leads a competitive field of 10 in the $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot (gr. III) on Nov. 20. The lucrative purse assures the winner enough graded earnings for a berth in the 2011 Kentucky Derby.

  • Field Commission faces 6 in the Kennedy Road Stakes.

    Familiar Foes to Line Up in Kennedy Road

    Field Commission, back in the winner's circle three weeks ago after returning to Woodbine's Polytrack, is among a tough group of sprinters entered for the $150,000 Kennedy Road Stakes (Can-III) Nov. 20.

  • Hangin' With Haskin: Farewell to a Queen

    It is finally time to say goodbye. Mighty Mare Zenyatta has been retired; and this time it is official, as she departs for Lane's End Farm in Versailles, Ky. in early December.

  • Indian Buyers Active Again at Keeneland

    Due to the recent end of a five-year ban that prohibited the importation of horses from the U.S. to India, breeders and owners from the latter country have had a strong presence this year at the Keeneland November sale.

  • Monmouth Park

    NJ Officials Slam Report, Threaten Litigation

    Organizations representing owners and breeders in New Jersey blasted the latest recommendations from a commission created by Republican Gov. Chris Christie, saying the plans would destroy racing and breeding in the state.

  • How Hoof Wall Resections Can Help Laminitis Cases

    When laminitis develops to the point that the hoof wall is restricting blood supply to the laminae and causing further inflammation, a hoof wall resection might be needed. Amy Rucker, DVM, of Midwest Equine in Columbia, Mo., spoke about when to do resections and methods that give veterinarians the best chance for success during the Sept. 17-18 Laminitis W...