Headlines for Saturday, November 10, 2012

  • Keeneland November Sale Day 5 Wrap

    Esther Marr recaps Day 5 of the Keeneland November breeding stock sale, including comments from Walt Robertson, Keeneland Vice President of Sales. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

  • Keeneland November Day 5 Wrap

    Esther Marr recaps Day 5 of the Keeneland November breeding stock sale, including comments from Walt Robertson, Keeneland Vice President of Sales. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

  • Daisy Devine wires Cardinal

    James Miller's Daisy Devine captured the Grade 3, $111,500 <a target="_blank" href="http://www.brisnet.com/edgeped/cardinal12.pdf">Cardinal Handicap</a> at Churchill Downs on Saturday in thrilling fashion. The Andrew McKeever trainee went gate-to-wire, holding off Julie's Love in the stretch to win by a head.

  • Carving gets up late to win the Real Quiet Stakes at Betfair Hollywood Park Nov. 10.

    Carving Takes Real Quiet for Bafferts, Miller

    Favored Carving, co-owned by Olympic gold medalist skier Bode Miller, made it back-to-back wins for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert in the $100,000 Real Quiet Stakes at Betfair Hollywood Park Nov. 10.

  • My Pal Chrisy recorded a repeat victory in the Elmer Heubeck Distaff Handicap.

    'Chrisy, Bad Debt Repeat in Florida Million

    My Pal Chrisy and Bad Debt were repeat winners in the Florida Million at Calder Casino & Race Course Nov. 10, while Cash Rules led all the way to capture the $150,000 Carl G. Rose Classic Handicap.

  • Starformer prevails in soggy Long Island

    With first-hand knowledge of how the Aqueduct turf course plays when it's wet, Hall of Fame jockey Edgar Prado was an indispensable ally for Juddmonte Farms' homebred Starformer in Saturday's Grade 3, $150,000 <a target="_blank" href="http://www.brisnet.com/edgeped/longisland12.pdf">Long Island Handicap</a>.

  • Up With the Birds gives trainer first Coronation Futurity win

    While Sam-Son Farms celebrated its sixth victory in the $249,576 <a target="_blank" href="http://www.brisnet.com/edgeped/coronationfuturity12.pdf"> Coronation Futurity</a>, trainer Malcolm Pierce got the trophy in the 1 1/8-mile contest for the first time on Saturday when Up With the Birds rallied from last to score by 3 1/2 lengths under a hand ride.

  • Clark Contenders Turn in Early Works

    Highlighting the list of published works at Churchill Downs the morning of Nov. 10 were Take Charge Indy, Bourbon Courage and Cease. The trio of stakes winners is being pointed to the Clark Handicap (gr. I) Nov. 23.

  • Starformer fights off Mystical Star to win the Long Island Handicap.&lt;br&gt;&lt;a target=&quot;blank&quot; href=&quot;http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2012/22274956_jFd5jM#!i=2206869516&amp;k=vthLfJG&quot;&gt;Order This Photo&lt;/a&gt;

    Starformer Fights to Long Island Win

    Briefly headed in deep stretch but game every step of the way, Juddmonte Farms' homebred Starformer repealed the challenge of Mystical Star to take the $150,000 Long Island Handicap (gr. IIIT) at Aqueduct Nov. 10.

  • Up With the Birds rolls to the win in the Coronation Futurity at Woodbine.

    Up With the Birds Soars to Coronation Victory

    Up With the Birds, rallying from last, circled the field rounding the far turn and swept past favored Star Contender en route to a convincing win in the $249,576 Coronation Futurity for 2-year-olds at Woodbine Nov. 10.

  • Shackleford is among those nominated to the Clark Handicap.

    Nominees for Clark, Other Stakes Released

    Nominations for five graded stakes events to be run closing week at Churchill Downs were released Nov. 10. Headlining 158 runners are Clark contenders Shackleford, Game on Dude, Pool Play, Take Charge Indy, and Coil.

  • Trio work for Clark Handicap

    Highlighting the list of more than 100 horses who recorded published workouts at Churchill Downs on Saturday morning was Take Charge Indy, Bourbon Courage and Cease. The trio of stakes winners is being pointed to the Grade 1 Clark Handicap on November 23.

  • Take Charge Indy

    Clark Contenders Turn in Early Works

    Highlighting the list of published works at Churchill Downs the morning of Nov. 10 were Take Charge Indy, Bourbon Courage and Cease. The trio of stakes winners is being pointed to the Clark Handicap (gr. I) Nov. 23.

  • Bern Identity worked 4 furlongs in :48 1/5 on Nov. 10.

    Bern Identity Posts Bullet for Delta Jackpot

    Bern Identity turned in a sharp half-mile breeze Nov. 10 in preparation for the $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot Stakes (gr. III) in a week's time at the Vinton, La., track for trainer Kelly Breen.

  • Morandi streaks home in the Criterium de Saint-Cloud.&lt;br&gt;&lt;a target=&quot;blank&quot; href=&quot;http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2012/22274956_jFd5jM#!i=2206557555&amp;k=KcQwXJq&quot;&gt;Order This Photo&lt;/a&gt;

    Morandi Romps in Criterium de Saint-Cloud

    Morandi handled his debut at the group I level with ease Nov. 10, scoring an open-length victory in France's Criterium de Saint-Cloud for 2-year-olds, Europe's final group I race of the season.

  • Composting as Carcass Disposal Option for Horse Owners

    If you&#39;re into horse ownership for the long term, chances are you will someday have to deal with the death of a horse. Disposing of a large animal&#39;s carcass can prove challenging, but composting allows owners to dispose of their animals and at the same time naturally improve the soil conditions on their properties, according to Stephen Higgins, Ph...