Headlines for Monday, September 10, 2012

  • Keeneland September Select Session Wrap

    Esther Marr talks about 5 horses who sold for over a million dollars and recaps the select session of the Keeneland September Sale. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

  • Diego Saenz

    Saenz Repeats as Evangeline Leading Rider

    Diego Saenz, a 33-year-old Mexico native, chalked up his second consecutive rider title and the fourth in the past four years at Evangeline Downs Racetrack & Casino at the recently concluded 84-night spring/summer meet.

  • Hip 94 by War Front out of Gold Vault, sold for $1,050,000 at the Keeneland September Sale.

    War Front Colt Sells for $1,050,000

    A half brother to multiple grade I winner Contested was sold for $1,050,000 during the Sept. 10 Keeneland September yearling sale. He is the third horse to bring a bid of seven figures during the opening session.

  • Evangeline Downs' 2012 Handle Rises

    Evangeline Downs' recently concluded spring/summer Thoroughbred season recorded solid numbers including increases in average nightly handle, average nightly on-track handle, and total on-track handle.

  • Zayat issues encouraging update on Paynter

    Grade 1 Haskell Invitational hero Paynter appears to be getting the upper hand in his battle against laminitis, owner <a target="_blank" href="http://twitter.com/jazz3162">Ahmed Zayat</a> reported in an encouraging series of tweets on Monday. The star three-year-old has been hospitalized since August 26, initially with a critical case of colitis, followed by the complication of laminitis, but he has been making a remarkable recovery.

  • Cityscape sets sights on Woodbine Mile

    Juddmonte Farms' Cityscape, a British-bred son of Selkirk, will try to give his owner a second win in the Woodbine Mile when he goes postward Sunday in the Grade 1, C$1 million Breeders' Cup 'Win and You're In' event.&nbsp;

  • Keeneland September Yearling Sale: Taylor Made

    Esther Marr speaks with Frank Taylor of Taylor Made Sales Agency to preview their horses in the Keeneland September Yearling Sale. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

  • CHRB Files Complaint Against Flores

    The California Horse Racing Board has filed a complaint against apprentice jockey Eswan Flores, contending he tested positive for cocaine, according to a statement released by the regulatory agency.

  • Aidan O&#39;Brien

    O'Briens Discuss Camelot's Quest for History

    On the eve of undefeated Camelot's quest for the English Triple Crown when he goes to post in the Ladbrokes St. Leger (Eng-I) at Doncaster Racecourse Sept. 15, the colt's father-son trainer-jockey team discuss the 3-year-old.

  • Game On Dude

    Countdown to the Cup: The Game's Afoot

    William Hill is dangling a carrot out there and is just daring American punters to go for it. And if you don't like carrots, just think of Game On Dude's 7-1 odds for the Breeders' Cup Classic as chocolate cake or pizza.

  • Rolling Fog and Rafael Bejarano take the Del Mar Futurity on closing day at Del Mar.

    Rolling Fog Wins Historic Del Mar Futurity

    Rolling Fog held sway over 8-5 favorite Know More in the Del Mar Futurity Sept. 5, giving trainer Bob Baffert a record 11th win in the closing-day feature and jockey Rafael Bejarano a record 13th stakes score at the meet.