Headlines for Tuesday, June 8, 2010

  • KY Commission Approves Jockey Ad Regulations

    The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission has unanimously approved new regulations on jockey advertising, requiring that any agreements between riders, owners, and sponsors, file those documents with the regulatory body.

  • Kuntzweiler Licensed to Ride in Kentucky

    Greta Kuntzweiler, whose riding career was derailed in 2006 and 2007 after her arrest on drug charges, has been granted a license to resume riding in Kentucky, contingent upon a set of strict conditions.

  • Taptam won the Pippin Stakes in January.

    No Standout in Wide-Open Obeah Stakes

    Taptam, runner-up to Zenyatta last out, and Peruvian-bred Morena, who finished third behind runner-up Rachel Alexandra recently and second in this race a year ago, are among a field of 10 entered for the Obeah Stakes.

  • Who Will Be the 3-Year-Old Champion?

    Jason Shandler's Triple Crown Talk: What did we learn from the 2010 Triple Crown? Not a whole lot, as far as I can tell. There is still no clear-cut leader in the division.

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    Eskendereya's Sale Proceeds in Escrow

    Documents filed in connection with the Chapter 11 bankruptcy case of Zayat Stables say the money gleaned from the sale of Eskendereya was placed in an escrow account, but do not say exactly how much the colt brought.

  • MM Sales End With 42.1% Increase in Gross

    Magic Millions' series of national sales ended June 8 in Australia with mixed results for the final session of the yearling auction and the sale of racehorses. But the gross for the entire series of sales was up 42.1%.

  • Comedero is expected to run in the Red Legend Stakes at Charles Town Races & Slots.

    Rich Red Legend Gets Graded Nominees

    Seven graded-stakes winners are among the 54 horses nominated to the $400,000 Red Legend Stakes, the richest 3-year-old sprint stakes in the country, set for June 19 at Charles Town Races & Slots.