Headlines for Thursday, November 21, 2013

  • Santa Anita

    CHRB Irons Out Santa Anita 2014 Race Dates

    A mini-break in Santa Anita's 2014 dates, an agreement to allow HRTV and TVG to broadcast all major California racetracks, and reduced takeout on Santa Anita's Daily Double wagering were discussed at the Nov. 21 CHRB meeting.

  • CHRB Sudden Death Report Revealed

    A detailed report to the California Horse Racing Board at its Nov. 21 meeting concluded that the cluster of sudden deaths from Bob Baffert's Hollywood Park barn did not have any similarities to each other.

  • Robust Final Session Buoys Goffs Foal Sale

    A Rip Van Winkle half brother to Irish classic-winning filly Just The Judge topped the Goffs November foal sale when selling for 420,000 ($566,061 in United States funds) at the final session Nov. 21.

  • Days End Cares for 63 Neglected Horses

    The Maryland-based Days End Farm Horse Rescue's emergency rescue team deployed to Spokane, Wash., at the request of the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Nov. 18 to help 63 malnourished horses.

  • Youth In Racing: The Vision 20/20 Group - Part 4

    Youth In Racing: The Vision 20/20 Group - Part 4 How Can Racetracks Bring in New Fans? The Blood-Horse recently hosted a roundtable discussion featuring members of Vision 20/20, a group of under-40s formed to strengthen the Thoroughbred industry through various methods. View more from this series: Youth In Racing: Vision 20/20 Group - Part 1 Leaders In the Industry Youth In Racing: Vision 20/20 Group - Part 2 How Can Racing Attract Younger Demographics? Youth In Racing: Vision 20/20 Group - Part 3 Give Us Specific Initiatives to Bring In New Fans. Youth In Racing: Vision 20/20 Group - Part 4 How Can Racetracks Bring in New Fans? Youth In Racing: Vision 20/20 Group - Part 5 What Would You Do as Racing Czar?

  • That Handicapping Show: Delta Jackpot Stakes

    Claire Novak and Frank Angst look at the talented field in the $1,000,000 Delta Jackpot. Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Delta Downs Jackpot Stakes.

  • Subcommittee Debates Racing Safety, Integrity

    In considering newest wrinkle to add federal oversight in horse racing, this time through the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), a House subcommittee discussed the sport's equine health and integrity issues Nov. 21.

  • Youth In Racing: Vision 20/20 Group - Part 3

    The Blood-Horse recently hosted a roundtable discussion featuring members of Vision 20/20, a group of under-40s formed to strengthen the Thoroughbred industry through various education, awareness, and innovation.

  • Youth In Racing: The Vision 20/20 Group - Part 3

    Give Us Specific Initiatives to Bring In New Fans. The Blood-Horse recently hosted a roundtable discussion featuring members of Vision 20/20, a group of under-40s formed to strengthen the Thoroughbred industry through various methods. View more from this series: Youth In Racing: Vision 20/20 Group - Part 1 Leaders In the Industry Youth In Racing: Vision 20/20 Group - Part 2 How Can Racing Attract Younger Demographics? Youth In Racing: Vision 20/20 Group - Part 3 Give Us Specific Initiatives to Bring In New Fans. Youth In Racing: Vision 20/20 Group - Part 4 How Can Racetracks Bring in New Fans? Youth In Racing: Vision 20/20 Group - Part 5 What Would You Do as Racing Czar?

  • NTRA Shows Support for Industry Reforms

    The NTRA is submitting a letter to the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade outlining progress in the national reform effort to enhance the safety and integrity of racing.