Keyword: Hurstland Farm

  • Kandaly

    Kandaly, 1994 Louisiana Derby Winner, Dies

    Kandaly, winner of the 1994 La. Derby (gr. III) who was scratched the day of the Kentucky Derby, died Sept. 12. The 23-year-old from the last crop of Alydar died of founder at Main Street Thoroughbreds near Lake Charles, La.

  • Kentucky Farm Managers to Honor Nuckols

    Hurstland Farm owner and manager Alfred Nuckols will be honored by the Kentucky Thoroughbred Farm Managers Club as its 2013 "Farm Manager of the Year" when it holds its annual dinner dance Sept. 27.

  • Strong Final Numbers for Keeneland January

    After taking just three days to surpass total sales recorded last year, the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale registered strong gross, average, and median when this year's auction wrapped up Jan. 11 in Lexington.

  • Nat Rea (right) is congratulated by consignor Alfred Nuckols after purchasing a $1.45 million yearling at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

    Industry Newcomer Rea Maintains Low Profile

    Though he spent $1.45 million Jan. 8 on a yearling Street Sense filly at Keeneland's January sale, retired Canadian businessman Nat Rea says he is taking a cautious approach to his investments in the Thoroughbred industry.

  • Hip #517, Street Sense filly, brought $1.45 million at the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

    Keeneland January Registers Strong Second Day

    The second-highest-priced yearling to ever sell at Keeneland January and the beginning of a dispersal of an apparently deep group of horses from Fares Farm helped the Lexington sale to a strong start.

  • A yearling Street Sense filly brought $1,450,000 during the second session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

    Rea Buys Street Sense Yearling for $1,450,000

    A yearling Street Sense filly who is a half sister to two group/grade I winners fetched a standout price of $1,450,000 from Nat Rea of Regis Farm during the second session of the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale.

  • Certify pulls away to win he Shadwell Fillies' Mile.<br><a target="blank" href="http://photos.bloodhorse.com/AtTheRaces-1/at-the-races-2012/22274956_jFd5jM#!i=2115454786&k=Q8LDCSt">Order This Photo</a>

    Certify Takes Fillies' Mile, Unlikely for BC

    Godophin's Certify kept her career record perfect Sept. 28 and earned her first win at the top level in scintillating fashion in the Shadwell Fillies' Mile (Eng-I), the feature event at Newmarket's Cambridgeshire Festival.

  • Kiss With a Twist

    Kiss With a Twist Retired

    Stakes winner and graded stakes-placed Kiss With a Twist has been retired to Alfred Nuckols' Hurstland Farm near Midway, Ky.

  • Wallenda

    Old Friends Welcomes Super Derby Winner Wallenda

    Multiple stakes winner Wallenda has arrived at Old Friends, the Thoroughbred Retirement Facility based in Georgetown, KY. The 17-year-old horse is the 5th stallion bred in North America that has been returned to the United States from stud duty in Japan by the non-profit organization.

  • Seabiscuit Horse To Be Featured at Keeneland

    Popcorn Deelites, an Old Friends Thoroughbred Retirement Facility resident and star of the 2003 film <i>Seabiscuit</i>, will be featured in the paddock presentations held during Keeneland's "Breakfast with the Works" April 15.

  • Thoroughbred breeder Charles Nuckols, bred Kentucky Derby winner War Emblem.

    Charles Nuckols Jr. Dead

    Charles Nuckols Jr., an icon of the Thoroughbred industry, died Sept. 2 at his home near Midway, Ky. Nuckols, 83, had been fighting a variety of ailments the past several years, and died of complications from congestive heart failure.

  • Fraise, Ogygian Arrive at Old Friends

    Multiple grade I stakes winners Fraise and Ogygian arrived at the Old Friends retirement facility Aug. 16. Old Friends is based at Alfred H. Nuckols Jr.'s Hurstland Farm near Midway, Ky.

  • Estrapade Tribute Set For April 25

    Old Friends, a Thoroughbred retirement facility based at Hurstland Farm near Midway, Ky., will host a tribute to the mare Estrapade at the farm April 25 at 1 p.m. ET.

  • American Patriot to Stand at Hurstland

    American Patriot, a 5-year-old son of Mr. Prospector from the female family of major turf sire Silver Hawk, will stand at Alfred Nuckols Jr.'s Hurstland Farm near Midway, Ky.

  • Ruhlmann Arrives at Old Friends

    Ruhlmann, an eight-time stakes winner who earned better than $1.8 million, has arrived at Alfred Nuckols Jr.'s Hurstland Farm near Midway, Ky., as part of the Old Friends retirement program.

  • Ruhlmann, Bonnie's Poker to Old Friends

    Old Friends, the Thoroughbred retirement program based in Midway, Ky., announced the arrival of Bonnie's Poker and expects the arrival of Ruhlmann in the next few days, according to president Michael Blowen.

  • Sunshine Forever, Creator Arrive at Old Friends

    Old Friends, an equine retirement organization based in Midway, Ky., announced that Sunshine Forever and Creator arrived Nov. 1 at Hurstland Farm near Midway, which has set aside paddocks for horses retired to Old Friends.

  • Sunday Silence's Son Austinpower to Stand at Hurstland

    Austinpower, a 4-year-old son of leading Japanese stallion Sunday Silence who was bred on a similar pattern as important sires Devil's Bag and Saint Ballado. will enter stud at Alfred Nuckols Jr.'s Hurstland Farm near Midway, Ky.

  • Stallion Doc's Leader Euthanized

    Hurstland Farm stallion Doc's Leader was euthanized the night of Oct. 14 because of complications arising from a neurological disorder.