Headlines for Saturday, November 23, 2013

  • Tamarando rolls home to win the Real Quiet Stakes.

    CashCall Next for Real Quiet Winner Tamarando

    A return to a synthetic track and a quick pace helped propel Tamarando to a decisive victory in the $100,750 Real Quiet Stakes Nov. 24 at Betfair Hollywood Park.

  • Ben's Cat

    Ben's Cat Seeks 19th Career Stakes Win

    Ben's Cat, King Leatherbury's winning machine, will look to collect his 19th career stakes victory when he defends his title in the $250,000 Fabulous Strike Handicap Nov. 27 at Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course.

  • Goffs Closes Successful Week of Trading

    Lacking the previous day's fireworks on the acquisition of Irish record-priced filly Chicquita, a more subdued second session Nov. 23 closed a successful week for the Goffs November sales.

  • Tepin pulls away from Badnah late to win the Delta Princess Stakes.

    Tepin Posts Mild Delta Princess Surprise

    Robert Masterson's Tepin picked an opportune moment for her first stakes score, as the 2-year-old filly ran down favorite Badnah for a facile victory in the $500,000 Delta Princess Stakes (gr. III) at Delta Downs Nov. 23.

  • Potomac River upsets the River City Handicap at Churchill Downs.

    Potomac River Springs River City Upset

    A patient ride from jockey Juan Vargas and a grinding late run brought Potomac River to the winner's circle at the end of the 1 1/8-mile turf event Nov. 23 at Churchill Downs, trainer Sergio Baez's first graded stakes score.

  • Buffering Gamely Scores Third Elite Level Win

    Buffering fought bravely for a determined nose win over Moment Of Change in the Winterbottom Stakes (Aus-I) Nov. 23 at Ascot Racecourse in Perth, adding a third successive top-level victory to his record.

  • An Epidemiological Approach to Studying Laminitis

    One reason laminitis is so challenging to study is that it can result from many different primary diseases—from metabolic disorders to black walnut exposure. Researchers might be able to make headway, however, if they take an epidemiological approach to studying the disease. Epidemiologist Noah Cohen, VMD, MPH, PhD, Dipl. ACVIM, a professor in Texas...