Headlines for Friday, January 13, 2012

  • Case Made for High-Volume Betting Services

    Horsemen hashed out the issue of high-volume bettors and rebates Jan. 13, and in the process got a fairly detailed look at their impact on pari-mutuel Thoroughbred racing in the United States.

  • Jeranimo faces 5 in the San Gabriel.

    Top Weight Jeranimo Eyes San Gabriel Repeat

    Citation Handicap (gr. IIT) winner Jeranimo rates a solid chance to repeat in the $150,000 San Gabriel Stakes (gr. II) on the Santa Anita turf Jan. 16 in a race that marks the return of millionaire The Usual Q. T.

  • Breeders' Cup Sprint winner Amazombie<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%3D9729056%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Amazombie May Not Run in Palos Verdes

    Trainer Bill Spawr said he's undecided on a start in the Palos Verdes Stakes (gr. II) Jan. 21 for Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Sprint winner Amazombie after the 6-year-old gelding worked six furlongs in 1:15 3/5 Jan. 14.

  • Cot Campbell

    Eclipse Award of Merit recipient Cot Campbell talks about his career.

  • OTTB Riding Center Spotlight: Square Peg

    When Rupert Issacson, creator of the Horse Boy Method, asked if she could bring horses into the San Jose Convention Center and do a demonstration for kids with autism at the Abilities Conference, she couldn't resist.

  • Harris Warns of Terror Danger After Arson Hit

    California Thoroughbred owner and breeder John Harris, whose cattle farm trucking center was attacked by animal rights activists Jan. 8, warns that the group responsible could also pose a threat to horse operations.

  • Preakness winner Shackleford<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%3D9533516%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Shackleford, Mucho Macho Man Post Works

    Michael Lauffer and Bill Cubbedge's Shackleford and Reeves Thoroughbred Racing and partners' Mucho Macho Man each moved closer to their 2012 campaigns when posting workouts Jan. 13 at Gulfstream Park.

  • King and Crusader finished first in the Maryland Juvenile Championship, but has been disqualified.

    Dutrow Horse DQ'd From Stakes Win

    A horse trained by Rick Dutrow Jr. has been disqualified from a stakes victory at Laurel Park because he was administrated Salix within two hours of the race, a violation of Maryland racing rules.