Keyword: slew o' gold

  • Wild Again winning the first Breeders' Cup Classic

    Wild Again Still Impacting the Breeders' Cup

    Thirty years after winning the first Breeders' Cup Classic, Wild Again is still relevant, counting high-profile runners Bayern, Just a Way, Fed Biz, and Vicar's in Trouble among his headlining descendants in 2014.

  • Seattle Slew

    The Continuing Impact of Seattle Slew

    While Seattle Slew did well crossed back to almost any of the major strains in his pedigree, he was particularly effective when bred to mares carrying Buckpasser in their pedigrees.

  • In 1984, Fit to Fight won the New York Handicap Triple which consisted of the Metropolitan, Suburban (shown), and Brooklyn Handicaps -- all grade I.

    Fit to Fight Euthanized

    Fit to Fight, one of the original three stallions to enter stud at Mr. and Mrs. William S. Farish's Lane's End near Versailles, Ky., was euthanized Friday, May 30, due to the infirmities of old age.

  • Sidney Watters Jr. with Hoist the Flag.

    Sid Watters Jr. Dead

    Hall of Fame trainer Sidney Watters Jr. died Feb. 14 at age 90 in Maryland.

  • Slew o' Gold

    On This Day...

    March 5, 1983<br><b>Slew o' Gold at Tampa Bay</b>

  • Prospective buyers looking at horse in walking ring at Keeneland.

    Buyer Borth Hopes for Another Shot of Gold

    Rick Borth paid a top price of $200,000 for a half-brother to stakes winner Shot of Gold during Sunday's session of the November Breeding Stock Sale at Keeneland.

  • Trebek's Reba's Gold in Game Steinlen Win

    Favorite Reba's Gold lost the lead briefly in mid-stretch, but battled back under jockey David Flores to capture Sunday's $72,850 Steinlen Handicap by a head over longshot Mercenary.

  • Slew o&#39; Gold, Three Chimneys Farm stallion, has been pensioned.

    Slew o' Gold Pensioned

    Slew o' Gold, who set the racing and breeding world abuzz with four grade/group I winners from his first crop, has been pensioned after failing to impregnate a single mare this year.

  • Slew in the Breeding Shed: Passing on his Greatness

    The odds of a horse becoming a champion are huge. So are the odds of a horse becoming a prominent stallion. Now, imagine the odds of a horse becoming a great champion and a great stallion. Now, take it to its maximum. Imagine the odds of a horse becoming a truly great champion and stallion. It was those odds, which Seattle Slew beat on both the racetrack and at stud in such a commanding way, that made him such a legend.