Keyword: Francois Doumen

  • Rosalind will be seeking redemption after losing her jockey at Royal Ascot.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/BreedersCup/2013-Breeders-Cup/Breeders-Cup/32986083_QMHXWK#!i=2873933616&k=mmd3Jgr">Order This Photo</a>

    Xcellence Heads Euro Invaders in Belmont Oaks

    The $1 million Belmont Oaks (gr. IT), formerly the Garden City Stakes, has found a new identity as part of the New York Racing Association's July 5 Stars and Stripes card, which also features the Belmont Derby (gr. IT).

  • International racing star Jim and Tonic.

    International Star Jim and Tonic Retired

    International performer Jim and Tonic has been retired from racing and will reside at the place of his birth, Haras d'Ecouves in Normandy, France.

  • Aintree to Allow French and Irish Horses On Course

    According to a Monday release from Aintree Racecourse, six horses from Ireland and four from France are scheduled to travel to England for the weekend race meet. A number of them are pointed at Saturday's running of the £500,000 Martell Grand National. Originally only horses based in England would be permitted to travel to Aintree for the races. Papillon, who won the race last year, is among the Irish-based horses reportedly headed to Aintree.