Headlines for Wednesday, December 22, 2010

  • Sidney's Candy winning the La Jolla Handicap Aug. 14

    Sidney's Candy Stands Out in Sir Beaufort

    Sidney's Candy, making his first start since finishing sixth in the TVG Breeders' Cup Mile (gr. IT) last month, is the one to beat in the $150,000 Sir Beaufort Stakes (gr. IIT) on opening day of the 2010-11 Santa Anita meet.

  • Switch on the Churchill Downs track prior to the Breeders' Cup World Championships.

    Sadler Seeks La Brea Repeat With Switch

    Trainer John Sadler and jockey Joel Rosario, who teamed to win last year's La Brea Stakes (gr. I) with Evita Argentina, seem well-spotted to repeat in the $250,000 event with the hard-knocking Switch at Santa Anita Dec. 26.

  • Zenyatta Has Visitors

    Zenyatta's California connections came to visit on Dec. 20 at Lane's End Farm near Versailles, Ky.

  • THS: Malibu Stakes 2010

    Tom, Evan, and James Scully of brisnet.com preview the Malibu Stakes (gr. I) and the La Brea Stakes (gr. 1).

  • Comma To The Top
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    Welcome to the Top, Indian Charlie

    PORTER ON PEDIGREES, by Alan Porter<br />Top 2-year-old colt Uncle Mo has to share some of the juvenile spotlight as newcomer Comma to the Top makes 2010 a bright year for the Indian Charlie sire line.

  • Laurel Park

    Chaos, Mistrust in Maryland as Clock Ticks

    A horsemen's representative acknowledged Dec. 21 there's still a little more than a week to get a racing schedule in place in Maryland for 2011, but he said chances are slim if the situation isn't resolved before Christmas.

  • Temple City to Stand at Spendthrift

    Graded stakes winner Temple City, whose dam is a half sister to prominent stallion Malibu Moon, will enter stud alongside Malibu Moon at B. Wayne Hughes' Spendthrift Farm near Lexington.

  • THS: Malibu Stakes

    Tom, Evan, and James Scully of brisnet.com preview the Malibu Stakes (gr. I) and the La Brea Stakes (gr. 1).

  • Authorities Seize 43 Horses from Texas Farm

    Authorities in Smith County, Texas, have removed 43 horses from a Lindale property. An investigator with the Smith County District Attorney&#39;s office served a seizure warrant to the horses&#39; owner Dec. 14, allowing the horses to be removed the next day and placed them at a temporary holding facility. Many of the horses on site were severely emaciate...