Headlines for Tuesday, January 7, 2014

  • At age 3 in 1988 3-year-old Sunshine Forever recorded five graded-stakes victories, including the Man O' War.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/Classics/Classic-Photos/22651042_hrMBZZ#!i=3011381249&k=dcSCfjD">Order This Photo</a>

    Grass Champion Sunshine Forever Dies

    Champion grass horse Sunshine Forever died Jan. 7 at Old Friends, the Thoroughbred retirement farm near Georgetown, Ky. A necropsy will be performed to determine the cause of the 29-year-old stallion's death.

  • Ponche de Leona brought $775,000 at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale on Jan 7.

    Mucho Macho Man's Dam Tops at Keeneland

    Ponche de Leona, the dam of 2013 Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I) winner Mucho Macho Man, was purchased by Brushwood Stable for $775,000 to become the new sale-topper at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

  • Last year's First Round Maktoum Challenge winner Barbecue Eddie, returns for this year's running.

    Maktoum Challenge Kicks Off Dubai Carnival

    The countdown to the world's richest race--the $10 million Dubai World Cup (UAE-I)--begins Jan. 9 with the first of 10 meetings of the Dubai World Cup Carnival at Meydan Racecourse.

  • ABR Mobile Marketing Tour Renewed

    The Jockey Club announced it will continue the America's Best Racing mobile marketing tour with a team of six brand ambassadors embedded in key racing markets throughout 2014 and 2015.

  • Causes and Treatment Options for Hemospermia

    Does your breeding stallion have a tinge of blood in his semen after a routine collection for artificial insemination? Or do you notice physical lesions on his genitalia during pre- or post-breeding washing? These are tell-tale signs of hemospermia—literally, blood in the semen—a condition that is not only detrimental to fertility, but can als...