Headlines for Tuesday, August 6, 2013

  • F-T Saratoga Sale Nearly Equal to 2012

    Fasig-Tipton's Saratoga selected yearling sale underwent a correction during the Aug. 6 second session, but the two-day sale produced results that company officials said were indicative of a healthy marketplace.

  • Hip 105, an Indian Charlie colt, sold for $750,000.

    Indian Charlie Colt Tops Early at F-T Session

    An Indian Charlie colt from the family of champion Vindication sold for $750,000 to light up the results board during the early portion of the second session of the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga yearling sale Aug. 6.

  • Del Mar to Host Charity Golf Tournament

    Golfers and horsemen will support the Winners Foundation and California Racetrack Chaplaincy Outreach by participation in the Aug. 12 Del Mar Charity Classic Golf Tournament, to be held at Lomas Santa Fe Country Club.

  • Calumet farm manager Eddie Kane

    Credit Brad Kelley for Dynaformer Filly

    The filly that topped the opening session of the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga selected yearling sale Aug. 5 sale is a product of the successful Thoroughbred operation of billionaire businessman Brad Kelley.

  • Longtime Journalist John Kady Dies at 79

    John T. Kady, a former United Press International reporter, bureau chief, and vice president who in recent years was an Ohio correspondent for The Blood-Horse, died of a heart attack in Columbus, Ohio, Aug. 4. He was 79.

  • Zinc's Role in Young Horses' Immunity

    Young horses require specific levels of amino acids, vitamins, and minerals for proper development, and researchers know that zinc, in particular, is vital for growing horses' enzyme and immune function. However, there's been little research done in horses evaluating the relationship between zinc and the equine immune system. So researchers from A...

  • Saratoga Sale

    Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Sale Wrap

    Claire Novak gives a walk through of day 1 for the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Sale. Sponsored by Taylor Made Sales