Headlines for Thursday, October 3, 2013

  • Turnbull Stakes Day: Simon Zahra

    Simon Zahra talks about his prospects for Turnbull Stakes Day, including Epic Saga, Menage A Charge, and Solicit.

  • Turnbull Stakes Day: John Sadler

    John Sadler talks about his prospects for Turnbull Stakes Day, including Pinstripe Lane and Perfect Offering.

  • Turnbull Stakes Day: Paul Snowden

    Paul Snowden talks about his prospects for Turnbull Stakes Day, including Dragons Eye, Tupac Amaru, and Paximadia.

  • Turnbull Stakes Day: Justine Hales

    Justine Hales, foreman for Chris Waler, talks about the barn prospects for Turnbull Stakes Day, including Hawkspur and Royal Descent.

  • Delegation.

    Delegation Back Home for Durham Cup Defense

    After finding Game On Dude too tough to handle on the West Coast, Delegation should feel much more comfortable as he returns to Woodbine to defend his title in the $150,000 Durham Cup (Can-III) Oct. 6.

  • Granny Mc's Kitten wins the 2013 P. G. Johnson Stakes. <br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2013/27257665_QgCqdh#!i=2729861900&k=dw4ZQ9p">Order This Photo</a>

    Grass Stars Likely to Emerge in Miss Grillo

    Somewhere in the 12-horse field of the $200,000 Miss Grillo Stakes (gr. IIIT) one would think there is a budding turf star who will have a major impact on the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf (gr. IT).

  • Go Greeley won the 2013 Colin Stakes.

    Go Greeley Goes for Grade in Grey Stakes

    Multiple stakes winner Go Greeley, a nose away from being undefeated in five starts, looks for his first graded win in the $150,000 Grey Stakes (Can-III) Oct. 6 on the Polytrack at Woodbine.

  • Due Diligence On the Outside in Pilgrim

    Due Diligence, a son of hot sire War Front, looks dangerous in Belmont Park's Pilgrim Stakes (gr. IIIT). The $200,000 contest Oct. 6 for 2-year-olds is a Breeders' Cup Challenge race for the Juvenile Turf (gr. IT).

  • THS: TCA Stakes & Indiana Derby

    Tom LaMarra and Claire Novak handicap the Thoroughbred Club of America Stakes during Keeneland's opening weekend and the Indiana Derby.

  • Charming Kitten won the Kitten's Joy Stakes. <br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2013/27257665_QgCqdh#!i=2417698390&k=LspNhT2">Order This Photo</a>

    Hawthorne Derby Attracts Charming Kitten

    Well-traveled Charming Kitten drew the far outside post in a field of 10 sophomores as the 7-2 morning-line favorite in the $200,000 Hawthorne Derby (gr. IIIT) on the turf Oct. 5 in Illinois.

  • That Handicapping Show: TCA Stakes & Indiana Derby

    Tom LaMarra and Claire Novak handicap the Thoroughbred Club of America Stakes during Keeneland's opening weekend and the Indiana Derby. Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Thoroughbred Club of America Stakes.

  • Montjeu Son Sells for $3.8 Million at Goffs

    A Montjeu colt out of European champion Finsceal Beo lit up the board at Kildare Paddocks Oct. 3 when selling for €2.85 million ($3,881,536 in United States funds) at the Goffs Orby yearling sale in Ireland.

  • Emollient  won the 2013 Ashland Stakes.

    Emollient Takes on Elders in Spinster Stakes

    Emollient will face her elders as one of 11 entered for the $500,000 Juddmonte Spinster Stakes (gr. I) Oct. 6 at Keeneland. Others include grade I winners On Fire Baby and Byrama, and grade II winner Summer Applause.

  • Llanarmon, Spanish Flower, and Appreciating finished 1-2-3 in the Natalma Stakes.

    Mazarine Stakes Reunites Natalma Runners

    Woodbine' $150,000 Mazarine Stakes (Can-III) Oct. 5 will reunite Llanarmon, Spanish Flower, and Appreciating, the top three finishers in the Ontario track's Natalma Stakes (Can-IIT).

  • Tracks, Groups Push for Model Drug Rules

    More than 50 racetracks and industry organizations have co-signed a letter to regulators urging them to adopt the uniform national model rules on medication and drug-testing reform.

  • Turnbull Stakes Day: John Sadler

    John Sadler talks about his prospects for Turnbull Stakes Day, including Pinstripe Lane and Perfect Offering.

  • Turnbull Stakes Day: Justine Hales

    Justine Hales, foreman for Chris Waler, talks about the barn prospects for Turnbull Stakes Day, including Hawkspur and Royal Descent.

  • Turnbull Stakes Day: Paul Snowden

    Paul Snowden talks about his prospects for Turnbull Stakes Day, including Dragons Eye, Tupac Amaru, and Paximadia.

  • Turnbull Stakes Day: Simon Zahra

    Simon Zahra talks about his prospects for Turnbull Stakes Day, including Epic Saga, Menage A Charge, and Solicit.