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  • Elite Squadron

    Elite Squadron to Stand in Indiana for 2014

    Graded stakes-winning stallion Elite Squadron is relocating to Don and Dana Meyers' Swifty Farms near Seymour, Ind., owner Tom Walters announced Oct. 15.

  • Danzon (#6) gets her nose down in front to take the Locust Grove.

    Danzon Captures Thrilling Locust Grove

    Danzon, claimed for $80,000 in her laast prior start, prevailed in a wild photo finish that saw six horses finish within about two lengths of each other in the $116,200 Locust Grove Handicap (gr. IIIT) July 3.

  • Dreaming of Liz, shown winning the 2007 Arlington-Washington Lassie, will try to add the 2008 Pucker Up to her resume.

    Dreaming of Liz Headlines Pucker Up

    An overflow field of 13 sophomore fillies passed the entry box for the $200,000 Pucker Up Stakes (gr. IIIT) Sept. 6 on the Arlington Park turf. The nine-furlong Pucker Up shares the spotlight with the $150,000 Arlington-Washington Lassie (gr. III) for 2-year-old fillies as part of the track's "Ladies Day" program.

  • Elite Squadron won the Churchill Downs Handicap (gr. II) on Derby Day 2008. <br><a target="blank" href="http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/photo-store?ref=http%3A%2F%2Fpictopia.com%2Fperl%2Fgal%3Fprovider_id%3D368%26ptp_photo_id%3D4387602%0D%0A%26ref%3Dstory">Order This Photo</a>

    Top Sprinter Elite Squadron Retired

    Grade II winner Elite Squadron, who banked more than a half-million dollars in 14 races, has been retired because of an injury and is expected to stand at stud next year, owner Tom Walters said.

  • On the Fritz Takes Clark County

    On the Fritz proved she was anything but when she rallied wide down the lane to score a head victory over Brown Eyed Beauty in Thursday's Clark County Stakes at Keeneland. Paige's Boo was 2 1/2 lengths back for third. The winner covered the 5 1/2 furlong turf distance in 1:02.92.