Headlines for Tuesday, January 8, 2013

  • Hip #517, Street Sense filly, brought $1.45 million at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

    Keeneland January Registers Strong Second Day

    The second-highest-priced yearling to ever sell at Keeneland January and the beginning of a dispersal of an apparently deep group of horses from Fares Farm helped the Lexington sale to a strong start.

  • Supreme brought $800,000 to lead the Fares Farm dispersal.

    Fares Farm Dispersal Off to Solid Start

    The first portion of the Fares Farm dispersal brought strong prices during the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale Jan. 8, highlighted by stakes winner Supreme, who was bought for $800,000 by Stonestreet.

  • Supreme sold for $800,000 on Jan. 8.

    Stonestreet Purchases Supreme for $800,000

    The stakes-winning broodmare Supreme may prove to be the star of the Fares Farm dispersal on Jan. 8 at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale after selling to Stonestreet Thoroughbred Holdings for $800,000.

  • Barbara Hunter

    Hunter's Legacy Continues at Keeneland Sale

    The legacy of the late Barbara Hunter was on full display Jan. 8 during the second day of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale, with Keertana selling for $1 million and Snow Top Mountain bringing $950,000.

  • Snow Top Mountain brought $950,000 during the second session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

    Snow Top Mountain Brings $950,000

    Graded stakes winner Snow Top Mountain brought an impressive price of $950,000 from Audley Farm during the second session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale Jan. 8.

  • PA Equine Group Wants Slots Money Restored

    A shift in slot machine revenue from horse racing to other programs in Pennsylvania is set to expire this summer, and the Pennsylvania Equine Coalition Jan. 8 urged lawmakers to honor the sunset provision.

  • G3 Winner Oregon Lady Brings $475K

    Irish-bred grade III winner Oregon Lady, a daughter of Shamardal, fetched the second-highest price of the day thus far at the Jan. 8 session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale when she was bought for $475,000.

  • A yearling Street Sense filly brought $1,450,000 during the second session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

    Rea Buys Street Sense Yearling for $1,450,000

    A yearling Street Sense filly who is a half sister to two group/grade I winners fetched a standout price of $1,450,000 from Nat Rea of Regis Farm during the second session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

  • Sam Houston Meet to Open Jan. 18

    Sam Houston Race Park will open its 20th live racing season when it kicks off its 2013 meet on Friday, Jan. 18, with average daily purses in excess of $165,000

  • Keertana brought $1 million during the second session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

    Top Turf Mare Keertana Sells for $1 Million

    Multiple graded stakes-winning millionaire Keertana brought some excitement to the second session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale Jan. 8 when she fetched $1 million from Craig Bandoroff of Denali Stud.

  • Rick Dutrow

    NY Court Again Declines Dutrow Hearing

    New York's highest court has declined -- for the second time in three months -- to hear an appeal by trainer Rick Dutrow Jr. in his legal bid to keep racing regulators from revoking his license to work in New York State.

  • Speightstown

    Slideshow: Progeny of Speightstown

    Trainers comment on the offspring of Speightstown they have raced. Read the full feature in the Jan. 12, 2013, issue of The Blood-Horse.