Headlines for Monday, July 14, 2014

  • The Fasig-Tipton Kentucky July Sale

    Mahogany Lane Tops Melnyk Dispersal Sale

    Mahogany Lane, an unraced mare from an accomplished family, pulled down the top price at the Melnyk Racing Stables broodmares and weanlings dispersal July 14 at Fasig-Tipton Kentucky in Lexington.

  • Hip 154, a colt by Cowboy Cal, sold for $550,000 on July 14.

    Cowboy Cal Colt Sells for $550,000

    About 60% through the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky July yearling sale July 14 in Lexington, the auction saw a new high price when Alfredo Lichoa went to $550,000 to land a Cowboy Cal colt.

  • Hip 110, a colt by Unbridled's Song, sold for $400,000 on July 14.

    Unbridled's Song Colt Brings $400,000 at F-T

    A colt by Unbridled's Song was purchased by Chuck Sandford for $400,000 to be the top-priced offering during the first half of the yearling portion of the Fasig-Tipon Kentucky July sale in Lexington July 14.

  • F-T July: Hip 110 Unbridled's Song Colt in Ring

    Hip 110, Unbridled's Song colt in the ring at Fasig-Tipton. The colt sold for $400,000, the top price offering in the during the first half of the yearling portion of the Fasig-Tipon Kentucky July sale in Lexington July 14.

  • F-T Kentucky: Hip 414 Bedford Land

    Two-year-old filly, by Speightstown, in the Melnyk Racing Dispersal at the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky July sale. She won first time out and is being consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

  • First Starter Wins for Indiana Sire Dr Large

    Spooled, the first starter for Indiana-based sire Dr Large, drew off in the stretch to post a 7 3/4-length victory in her career debut, a five-furlong maiden special weight race for Indiana-bred 2-year-olds.

  • Fasig-Tipton Kentucky: Hip 414 Bedford Land

    Two-year-old filly,  by Speightstown, in the Melnyk Racing Dispersal at the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky July sale. She won first time out and is being consigned by Taylor Made Sales Agency.

  • The Thoroughbred Racehorse Foot

    Foot problems can commonly cause horses to be scratched from a race, lose training days, overload other structures, and have shortened careers. Functionally adapted for speed and efficient use of energy, the Thoroughbred foot is light and lacks the mass for protection commonly seen in heavier boned breeds.