Headlines for Monday, October 21, 2013

  • Fasig-Tipton October Sale.

    Fasig-Tipton October Sale Wrap - Day 1

    Esther Marr reflects on the many types of buyers present at today's sale. She gives today's numbers, sale topper details, and compares this year to last year. Boyd Browning also comments on the sale.

  • Fasig-Tipton October Sale Wrap - Day 1

    Esther Marr reflects on the many types of buyers present at today's sale. She provides today's numbers, the sale topper, and compares to last year. Boyd Browning discusses how the sale went and Esther mentions a few hips to watch tomorrow.

  • Lot 32 is a colt by Mastercraftsman and sold for €320,000 ($437,728 in United States funds).

    Mastercraftsman Son Top Price at Arqana

    Shifting from Newmarket to Deauville, Coolmore and the Qatari royal family continue to spend for quality horses and helped drive a 22% rise in revenue on opening day of the Arqana October yearling sale Oct. 21

  • PNGI Ups Ante in Bid for Maryland Casino

    Penn National Gaming Inc., which is seeking a license to build a resort casino in Maryland, has taken the bold step of announcing it will share its profits with the community in Prince George's County.

  • Hip 278, by Harlan's Holiday, sold for $250,000.

    Harlan's Holiday Colt Brings $250,000 at F-T

    A Harlan's Holiday colt from the family of two-time Japanese champion Hishi Akebono brought $250,000 to lead the first session of the Fasig-Tipton October sale.

  • Crestwood Farm

    Crestwood Farm to Stand Bullet Train

    Bullet Train, the British-bred son of Sadler's Wells--Kind, by Danehill and half brother to world champion Frankel, will stand the 2014 breeding season at Pope McLean's Crestwood Farm near Lexington.

  • FT October: My Conquestadory's Half Sister

    Paul Tackett talks about My Conquestadory's half sister, Hip 736, whom he is consigning in the Fasig-Tipton October Sale. Paul says this filly has had many lookers after just a day and a half and the filly reminds him of My Conquestadory in the shoulders and head.

  • Idiot Proof to Stand at Victory Rose

    Grade I-winning Idiot Proof has been acquired by Victory Rose Thoroughbreds, near Vacaville, Calif., and will stand there as the property of a partnership, commencing in 2014. His fee has been set at $1,500, live foal.