Headlines for Tuesday, March 6, 2012

  • Jordan, Bush promoted at Churchill Downs

    Churchill Downs Racetrack has looked within its organization to fill a pair of key positions on its team by naming Ryan Jordan to the post of General Manager and promoting Greg Bush to Vice President, Operations at the historic home of the Kentucky Derby.

  • 2011 Breeders' Cup Turf winner Regally Ready runs in the Meydan Sprint. <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%3D9729060%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Turf Stars Set for Dubai Super Saturday

    More than 20 international grade/group I winners are likely to compete on the March 10 Dubai Super Saturday card of seven stakes at Meydan worth a total of $1,775,000.

  • Aqueduct Notebook

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  • Winner's Circle: Beulah-tiful

    Tucked inside Barn 7 on the chilly backstretch of Beulah Park is a miracle and perhaps Thoroughbred racing's best kept secret.

  • Hip 82, purchased by Hisashi Wakahara at $435,000, Empire Maker filly produced from&#160; the stakes-placed Event of the Year mare Fortunate Event.

    Japanese Buyers Boost Barretts 2YO Sale

    Kicking off the juvenile sales season coupled with a strong turnout from Japanese buyers boosted the Barretts March selected 2-year-olds in training sale March 5 in Pomona, Calif.

  • International Interview - Toorak Toff

    Anthony Mithen owns Toorak Toff who will be at New Market. Anothony explains how he became involved with Toorak Toff.Sponsored by AmWest Entertainment

  • International Interview - Mr Chard

    Dean Lawson is the trainer of Mr Chard. Mr Chard races Saturday at New Market and discusses why Dean chose New Market as to other meets.Sponsored by AmWest Entertainment

  • International Interview - Gary Fennessy

    Gary Fennessy, foreman for David Hayes, talks about Amercain who is racing at Flemington Saturday. Gary also talks about racing at New Market.Sponsored by AmWest Entertainment

  • KHC Offers Tornado Disaster Relief to Horse Owners

    The Kentucky Horse Council (KHC) is providing coordination for the U.S. Equine Disaster Relief Fund to support horse owners affected by last week&#39;s tornadoes. The KHC has experience responding to equine crises through this fund and the Save Our Horses Fund.

  • In Depth: Evaluating the Upper Respiratory Tract (AAEP 2011)

    Performance horses can develop a host of upper respiratory problems that can cause exercise intolerance, abnormal respiratory sounds, and poor performance. Fortunately, veterinarians have fine-tuned numerous methods for evaluating the upper respiratory tract for abnormalities. An equine surgeon recently reviewed these in a presentation to veterinarians at...