Headlines for Tuesday, December 10, 2013

  • December 14, 2013 Issue 50 cover of the Blood-Horse featuring Animal Kingdom

    New Sires of 2014

    A visual look at some of the new sires for 2014, arranged in alphabetical order.

  • Christopher Kay

    NYRA Chief Discusses Aspects of Growth Plan

    NYRA president and chief executive officer Christopher Kay outlined some of the plans the organization has for 2014 and provided an update on what has happened so far this year during a Dec. 10 keynote address in Arizona.

  • Racing is Ripe for More Advanced Statistics

    Finding ways to help Thoroughbred racing fans and horseplayers navigate the vast amount of data the sport generates was the focus of a five-member panel discussion at the Arizona Global Symposium on Racing & Gaming.

  • The sale's highest price came on opening day, Dec. 7, when Darysina went for €800,000.

    Arqana Sale Closes With Records

    Sustained demand in all segments of the market was the hallmark of the Arqana breeding stock sale, Europe's final major auction of 2013, which ended its four-day stand Dec. 10 with record figures for the second straight year.

  • Suffolk Downs

    Suffolk Casino Project to be Put to New Vote

    The Massachusetts Gaming Commission Dec. 10 decided that another referendum must be held in the city of Revere on a proposed $1 billion casino for Suffolk Downs and partner Mohegan Sun.

  • St Nicholas Abbey

    St Nicholas Abbey Progresses in Recovery

    A Dec. 10 update from Coolmore Stud spoke positively of the recovery of six-time grade/group I-winner St Nicholas Abbey, who continues to battle complications from a fractured right foreleg sustained in Ireland July 23.