Keyword: Danny Dion

  • Asserting Bear wins the Coronation Futurity Stakes.

    Asserting Bear Grabs Coronation Futurity

    Asserting Bear, shifted from turf to Polytrack for the first time by trainer Reade Baker, surprised the field with his initial stakes win in the $239,476 Coronation Futurity for 2-year-olds Nov. 17 at Woodbine.

  • CTHS Sale Average Jumps 11%

    A strong second select session at the Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society's yearling sale of Canadian-bred youngsters at Woodbine helped spur an 11% jump in average price from 2010.

  • Fatal Bullet leaves the rest behind as he sets a new track record in the Kentucky Cup Sprint.

    A Speeding 'Bullet' Wins KY Cup Sprint

    Bear Stables' Fatal Bullet left no questions unanswered Sept. 27 with an authoritative track-record victory in the $100,000 Kentucky Cup Sprint (gr. III) for 3-year-olds at Turfway Park and appears headed to the Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I) at Santa Anita Park.

  • Chief Seattle colt, brought top price during first session of Midlantic sale.

    Chief Seattle Colt Tops Opening Session of Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Sale

    With this year's edition of the Preakness Stakes (gr. I) in the record books, the focus of the Maryland Thoroughbred industry turned to selling horses Monday. A strapping Chief Seattle colt was the standout, bringing $350,000 to top the opening session of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic preferred sale of 2-year-olds in training at Timonium.