Headlines for Wednesday, August 4, 2010

  • Prioress winner Franny Freud takes on 9 in the Test.<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%3D9095826%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Ten Fillies To Examine Test

    The Aug. 7 seven-furlong Test Stakes (gr. I) at Saratoga will feature a deep, talented field of 3-year-old fillies featuring stakes winners and undefeated up-and-comers

  • And They're Off: August 4, 2010

    Lenny and Steve discuss the 3yos, headed by Haskell winner Lookin At Lucky, Zenyatta's plans, the Whitney featuring Quality Road and Blame, and more.

  • Fantasy Horse Racing Game

    Experience our new fantasy racing game! Breed and train horses in your stable. Race the greatest horses of all-time. Create your own dream race and then jockey, bet, or watch.

  • Jim Dandy winner A Little Warm<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%3D9124506%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Playing on Some Themes with The Minstrel

    PORTER ON PEDIGREES, by Alan Porter<br />Alan Porter's focus this week is the interbreeding of close genetic relatives The Minstrel and Nijinsky II, as exemplified by recent stakes winners A Little Warm and Malibu Prayer.

  • Dennis Mills

    Longer Meets, Help for Owners Suggested

    A desire for longer meets at racetracks is among the prominent themes derived from comments submitted to MI Developments vice president Dennis Mills as part of a contest at his RacingFuture.com website.

  • PHF Disesase Did Not Originate at Keeneland

    Kentucky Department of Agriculture officials have concluded a recent case of Potomac Horse Fever that was diagnosed in a horse at Keeneland was not contracted or introduced to the horse while he was stabled on the grounds.

  • Lookin At Lucky

    No Travers for 'Lucky'; Colt Had Fever

    Trainer Bob Baffert said IZOD Haskell Invitational (gr. I) winner Lookin At Lucky will definitely miss the Aug. 28 Travers Stakes (gr. I) after the Smart Strike colt developed a fever Aug. 3.

  • Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Sale: Day 2 Recap

    Eric Mitchell, Editorial Director of The Blood-Horse, recaps the final day of the 2010 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Select Yearlings Sale. Presented by The New York Breeding & Racing Program.