Headlines for Thursday, March 20, 2014

  • Typhoon Hub Commingling With Hong Kong Pools

    Typhoon Hub, a tote services company based in Sydney, Australia, announced that it commenced commingling with the Hong Kong Jockey Club Horse Race Betting Limited March 16.

  • THS: Spiral Stakes

    Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra take a look at the talented field in the Spiral Stakes, a Kentucky Derby prep race.

  • Tanzanite Cat

    Tanzanite Cat Puts Speed to Test at Sunland

    Escaping Oaklawn Park, stakes-winning Tanzanite Cat faces a pair of tough entrants from both Bob Baffert and Todd Pletcher as part of a deep field for the $800,000 Sunland Derby (gr. III) March 23 in New Mexico.

  • That Handicapping Show: Spiral Stakes

    Claire Novak and Tom LaMarra take a look at the talented field in the Kentucky Derby prep race at Turfway Park Saturday. Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Spiral Stakes.

  • Wildcat Red<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/At-the-Races-2014/35724761_2vdnSX#!i=3088434718&k=CKhgNfJ">Order This Photo</a>

    Wildcat Red 'Full of Himself,' Trainer Says

    As the buildup continues for the $1 million Besilu Stables Florida Derby (gr. I) March 29, Honors Stable's Wildcat Red is acting like he can't wait. Trainer Jose Garoffalo said the colt is full of himself.

  • TERF Endowment Surpasses $2 Million

    The Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation is beginning the new grant application cycle for the year 2014. Grant applications will be accepted for both scholarships and equine education initiatives.

  • Mexikoma<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/BreedersCup/2013-Breeders-Cup/Breeders-Cup/32986083_QMHXWK#!i=2871567258&k=HbbWR6r">Order This Photo</a>

    Mexikoma Off Derby Trail, Aimed at Belmont

    Team Valor International announced March 20 that 3-year-old colt Mexikoma is no longer being aimed at the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) and is now pointed toward the June 7 Belmont Stakes (gr. I).