Headlines for Friday, June 14, 2013

  • Royal Ascot: John Gosden

    Trainer John Gosden talks about his prospects for this year's Royal Ascot meet.

  • Royal Ascot: James Fanshawe

    Trainer James Fanshawe talks about his prospects for Royal Ascot, including Society Rock in the Diamond Jubilee.

  • John Velasquez celebrated winning the Grey Goose Breeders' Cup Juvenile (G. I) atop Uncle Mo on November 6, 2010.

    John Velazquez

    A look at the career of Hall of Fame Jockey John Velazquez.

  • More Than Ready Colt Zips at OBSC Show

    A colt by More Than Ready and a filly by Even the Score worked quarter miles in :21 flat to post the fastest moves at the distance during the first session of the under tack show for the upcoming OBSC June sale.

  • CHRB to Set Hearing Date for Baze

    Because of a violation of his conditional license agreement with the California Horse Racing Board, Betfair Hollywood Park rider Tyler Baze was removed from his five scheduled June 13 mounts at the track.

  • Podcast: Cot Campbell Reflects On Belmont

    Cot Campbell of Dogwood Stable reflects on the Belmont Stakes (gr. I) victory of Palace Malice and what life has been like for him since that June 8 victory.

  • Royal Ascot: Ed Dunlop

    Trainer Ed Dunlop discusses his prospects for the 2013 Royal Ascot meet.

  • Royal Ascot: James Fanshawe

    Trainer James Fanshawe talks about his prospects for Royal Ascot, including Society Rock in the Diamond Jubilee.

  • Royal Ascot: John Gosden

    Trainer John Gosden talks about his prospects for this year's Royal Ascot meet.

  • Orfevre won the 2012 Takarazuka Kinen. <br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2012/22274956_jFd5jM#!i=1925588634&k=6mNfqNp">Order This Photo</a>

    Orfevre Out of Takarazuka Kinen

    Orfevre, expected favorite in his title defense in the June 23 Takarazuka Kinen (Jpn-I), was withdrawn from the race after the 2011 Triple Crown champion bled following training June 13.

  • Flotilla won the Poule d'Essai des Pouliches by a neck May 12.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2013/27257665_QgCqdh#!i=2507939190&k=Mbs3Fg2">Order This Photo</a>

    Flotilla Bids for Second French Classic Win

    Flotilla will try to add a second French classic to her record June 16 when she takes on 10 opponents, including dual group I winner Silasol, in the Prix de Diane Longines (Fr-I, French Oaks) at Chantilly.

  • OBS Makes Aftercare Contribution

    The Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance has received $39,000 from the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's March sale of selected 2-year-olds in training, representing combined contributions from buyers and consignors and OBS.

  • LTBA President Dr. Dexter Gary presents the 2012 Louisiana Horse of the Year award to Evelyn Benoit of Brittlyn Stables for Star Guitar.

    Star Guitar LA Horse of the Year Again

    Star Guitar, a 22-time stakes winner and a perfect 3-for-3 in 2012, was named Louisiana's horse of the year for the fourth year in a row June 8 at the LTBA's annual meeting at Fair Grounds.