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  • The A.P. Indy line is responsible for stallions Take Charge Indy, Power Broker, and Orb

    Here Come the Freshmen - Part 2

    In our first installment we focused on the new stallions with a half-dozen or more yearlings in the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky July sale. Here we will look at 11 other stallions—those that had 50 or more foals in their first crop.

  • Icon Ike

    Icon Ike to Stand at Starfish in Arkansas

    Fletcher and Carolyn Gray's homebred Icon Ike, a stakes-winning son of Yes It's True, will stand the 2015 breeding season at Dr. Linda Robbins' Starfish Stallions near Hot Springs, Ark. His fee will be $1,000.

  • Turf Stallions: Going Green

    "Going Green" is a feature published in the March 8, 2014 issue of The Blood-Horse. The feature examines why turf sires may be making a comeback in North America.

  • "Going Green" is a feature published in the March 8, 2014 issue of The Blood-Horse. The feature examines why turf sires may be making a comeback in North America.

The following images are a few of the sires mentioned in the feature.

    Turf Stallions: Going Green

    "Going Green" is a feature published in the March 8, 2014 issue of The Blood-Horse. The feature examines why turf sires may be making a comeback in North America.

  • Danzig

    Pedigree Analysis - The King of Royal Ascot

    by John P. Sparkman<br />Danzig proved himself a sire of sires, and his greatest influence has been abroad instead of in the country of his birth, and that influence has rarely been more evident than at Royal Ascot in 2013.

  • King Kreesa leads them home in the Poker Stakes.
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    King Kreesa's Hand Holds Up in Poker Stakes

    After defeating other New York-breds on the lead in his previous start, King Kreesa replicated that front-running effort against open company in the $150,000 Poker Stakes (gr. III) July 4 at Belmont Park.

  • Data Link
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    Data Link Takes Class Dip in Poker Stakes

    Multiple graded stakes winner Data Link looks for his second victory of 2013 when he heads a field of seven turf horses going a mile in the $150,000 Poker Stakes (gr. IIIT), the Independence Day feature at Belmont Park.

  • Lines of Battle in Dubai.
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    Pedigree: Bringing the Battle to Kentucky

    Aidan O'Brien noted that Lines of Battle was sent to Dubai with the specific purpose of picking up Kentucky Derby-qualifying points offered in the race, and he earned 100 points, assuring him a spot in the starting gate.

  • Wise Dan holds off Data Link to win the Maker&#39;s 46 Mile.&lt;br&gt;&lt;a target=&quot;blank&quot; href=&quot;http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2013/27257665_QgCqdh#!i=2453943509&amp;k=Fhrgx3t&quot;&gt;Order This Photo&lt;/a&gt;

    Wise Dan Triumphant in Maker's 46 Return

    Morton Fink's 2012 Horse of the Year Wise Dan easily won the $300,000 Maker's 46 Mile (gr. IT) by a length over Data Link at Keeneland April 12, successfully making his 2013 debut while recording his sixth straight victory.

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    Wise Dan Returns in Maker's 46 Mile

    Morton Fink's reigning Horse of the Year Wise Dan makes his 2013 debut for trainer Charlie LoPresti in the $300,000 Maker's 46 Mile (gr. IT) at Keeneland April 12, with only four contenders willing to face him.

  • Data Link pounces late to win the Canadian Turf Stakes. &lt;br&gt;&lt;a target=&quot;blank&quot; href=&quot;http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2013/27257665_QgCqdh#!i=2378878744&amp;k=Qz8L72B&quot;&gt;Order This Photo&lt;/a&gt;

    Data Link Doesn't Disappoint in Canadian Turf

    Data Link notched his second straight graded stakes victory in his 2013 debut when he got up late and prevailed by a length over Joes Blazing Aaron in the Feb. 23 Canadian Turf Stakes (gr. IIIT) at Gulfstream Park.

  • Data Link

    Data Link to Open 2013 in Canadian Turf

    After winning three graded stakes on turf last year, including the grade I Maker's 46 Mile Stakes, Data Link will make his 5-year-old seasonal debut on Feb. 23 in the Canadian Turf Stakes (gr. III) at Gulfstream Park.

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    Orb to Fountain of Youth Pending Monday Work

    Recent allowance winner Orb will likely run Feb. 23 in the $400,000 Besilu Stables Fountain of Youth Stakes (gr. II) at Gulfstream Park, providing that he pleases trainer Shug McGaughey in a workout scheduled for Feb. 18.

  • Data Link

    McGaughey Turf Stars Primed for Gulfstream

    Shug McGaughey's Hall of Fame training career was built on good old American dirt, but he's rounding out his resume with several accomplished turf runners targeting starts at the Gulfstream Park meet in 2013.

  • Data Link bounds home in front to win the Citation.

    Data Link Connects in Citation Handicap

    Data Link shipped in from New York for trainer Shug McGaughey and carted off the $250,000 Citation Handicap (gr. IIT) at Betfair Hollywood Park with an impressive late turn of foot Nov. 23.

  • Wise Dan faces 11 in the Shadwell Turf Mile at Keeneland.

    Wise Dan Runs Back in Shadwell Turf Mile

    Morton Fink's Woodbine Mile winner Wise Dan is the star attraction of a power-packed $750,000 Shadwell Turf Mile (gr. IT) Oct. 6 at Keeneland, where he'll take on 11 other starters 20 days after his most recent score.

  • Dominus cannot be caught in the Bernard Baruch.&lt;br&gt;&lt;a target=&quot;blank&quot; href=&quot;http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2012/22274956_jFd5jM#!i=2060801415&amp;k=n86ZX78&quot;&gt;Order This Photo&lt;/a&gt;

    Grass Greener for Dominus in Bernard Baruch

    The grass proved greener for Dominus at Saratoga Race Course when the 4-year-old son of Smart Strike took the $250,000 Bernard Baruch Handicap (gr. IIT). It was his first graded stakes score and his first try on turf.

  • Data Link is the 7-5 morning line favorite for the Bernard Baruch Handicap.

    Data Link is Class of Bernard Baruch Field

    Of nine graded stakes trainer Shug McGaughey has won in 2012, eight have been on turf. On Sept. 1 at Saratoga Race Course, the Hall of Famer looks to add to that total when sending Data Link postward in the Bernard Baruch.

  • THS: Fourstardave Handicap 2012

    Pete and Evan examine the Fourstardave Handicap at Saratoga. Download Brisnet Past Performances for the Fourstardave Handicap.

  • Data Link wins the Monmouth Stakes.

    Data Link Connects in Time in Monmouth Stakes

    A day after winning the Belmont Stakes (gr. I), jockey John Velazquez teamed with odds-on Data Link to produce a victory in the $200,000 Monmouth Stakes (gr. IIT) on the turf at the New Jersey track June 10.

  • Doubles Partner faces 10 in the Woodford Reserve Turf Classic.

    Doubles Partner Seeks Trip in Turf Classic

    Doubles Partner, third in the April 13 Makers 46 Mile (gr. IT) at Keeneland after an unfortunate trip, returns to one of his favorite grass courses for the $500,000 Woodford Reserve Turf Classic (gr. IT) at Churchill May 5.

  • Doubles Partner comes running late to win the Canadian Turf Stakes at Gulfstream Park.

    Doubles Partner Nets Comeback Win in Canadian

    Doubles Partner showed little effect from a 10-month layoff when he charged home late to register a three-quarters of a length victory in the $150,000 Canadian Turf Stakes (gr. IIIT) March 3 on the Gulfstream Park turf.