Headlines for Thursday, September 15, 2011

  • Ann and Jerry Moss

    Mosses Recount Accomplishments of Zenyatta

    Jerry and Ann Moss, owners of 2010 Horse of the Year and three-time champion older mare Zenyatta, relayed her story to an audience of racing fans and equine enthusiasts Sept. 14.

  • 2010 Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf winner Shared Account faces a big field in the Canadian.<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%3D9266783%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    BC Winner Shared Account Heads Canadian

    Shared Account, last year's winner of the Emirates Airline Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf (gr. IT), figures to draw a good deal of interest in the Canadian Stakes (Can-IIT) at Woodbine Sept 18.

  • Bourbon Bay faces 7 in the Northern Dancer Turf.

    Northern Dancer Turf Ripe for the Taking

    California shipper Bourbon Bay and European invader Wigmore Hall are among eight older horses entered in a wide-open edition of the $500,000 Northern Dancer Turf presented by VTech (Can-IT) Sept. 18 at Woodbine.

  • Hip #957; colt, Awesome Again-Legs Lawlor by Unbridled, brought $1.35 million at the Keeneland September yearling sale's fifth session.

    Awesome Again Colt Goes for $1.35 Million

    Frank Stronach's Adena Springs went to $1.35 million to buy an Awesome Again-Legs Lawlor colt (Hip No. 957) from Greenwood Lodge Farm as the second seven-figure offering during the Keeneland yearling sale's fifth session.

  • Hip #941; filly, Unbridled's Song-Lady of Choice by Storm Bird, was purchased for $1.3 million during the Sept. 15 session of the Keeneland September yearling sale.

    $1.3 Million Unbridled's Song Filly to Leon

    Benjamin Leon Jr. spent $1.3 million for an Unbridled's Song--Lady of Choice filly (Hip No. 941) from Dromoland Farm's consignment. The filly was the first seven-figure horse sold during Keeneland September's fifth session.

  • THS: Garden City Stakes 2011

    Jason, Ian and Ed DeRosa from TwinSpires.com handicap the Garden City Stakes at Belmont Park.

  • THS: Garden City Stakes 2011

    Jason, Ian, and Ed DeRosa from TwinSpires.com handicap the Garden City Stakes at Belmont Park.Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Garden City.

  • Mass. House Passes Expanded Gambling Bill

    The State of Massachusetts took a major step toward expanding gambling on the night of Sept. 14 after the House of Representatives passed a bill to legalize three destination resort casinos and one slot machine facility.

  • New Research into R. equi Vaccine Completed

    Researchers in the Netherlands have completed further research into developing an effective vaccine for the bacteria Rhodococcus equi, which is known to cause pneumonia and other sometimes fatal infections in young foals. A press release from Merck Animal Health indicated that a research team based at the Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology ...