Headlines for Friday, November 15, 2013

  • Alpha Bettor gets up late to win the Autumn Stakes.

    Alpha Bettor Up in Time in Woodbine's Autumn

    Alpha Bettor made his case for a Sovereign Award as Canada's champion older horse when he nailed pacesetter Occasional View at the line to capture the Autumn Stakes (Can-II) Nov. 15 on the Polytrack at Woodbine.

  • Catherine Parke of Valkyre Stud

    TOBA October Member of the Month

    Looking back on her career in breeding, raising and consigning, Catherine Parke always knew that the equine life was for her.

  • Tim & Gloria Harris of Big Sugar Racing

    TOBA September Members of the Month

    Tim and Gloria Harris of Big Sugar Racing say they are living proof that owners don't have to spend six figures on horses to be competitive.

  • New York Horsemen Donate to Jockeys Fund

    The Board of the New York Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association voted unanimously at its meeting Nov. 14 to donate $50,000 to the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund.

  • Grindstone Offspring Debuting at Portland

    Grindstone, the first Kentucky Derby winner to stand in the state of Oregon, will see several of his 2-year-olds make their debuts on Oregon Championship Day Nov. 17 at Portland Meadows.

  • Congressional Hearing on Racing Scheduled

    A U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee has scheduled a hearing on horse racing safety and integrity Nov. 21 at 10 a.m. EST at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C.

  • E Dubai to Stand in Maryland for 2014 Season

    E Dubai, sire of 2012 Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I) winner Fort Larned and leading active stallion in the Mid-Atlantic region in 2013, has been moved from Northview PA to Northview Stallion Station in Chesapeake City, Md.