Keyword: turkish jockey club

  • Unaccounted For

    Unaccounted For Dies at Age 22

    Unaccounted For, the 1995 Whitney Handicap (gr. I) winner who had a successful stud career in Turkey, died May 29 in that country due to the effects of progressive ethmoid hematoma.

  • Strike the Gold in the Winner's Circle after the 1991 Kentucky Derby.

    KY Derby Winner Strike the Gold Dead at 23

    Strike the Gold, the 1991 Kentucky Derby winner, was euthanized at Karacabey Stud Farm in Turkey Dec. 13, it was confirmed by the Turkish Jockey Club. The 23-year-old son of Alydar had been the oldest living Derby winner.

  • Manila held off Theatrical to win the 1986 Breeders' Cup Turf at Santa Anita.

    Hall of Famer Manila Dead

    Manila, who was elected to the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame in 2008, died Feb. 28 in Turkey because of an aortic rupture.

  • West by West, Four Others to Turkey

    Jean-Pierre DeRoubaix of the French Bloodstock Agency announced that the Turkish Jockey Club has purchased West by West, Marlin, Fantastic Fellow, Bijou d'Inde, and Bin Ajwaad for stallion duty at the Turkish National Stud near Izmit.

  • West by West, sixth-leading third crop sire, may be headed to Turkey.

    West By West Leads Stallion Contingent to Turkey

    West By West, sixth-leading third crop sire in the U.S., is among three stallions destined for Turkey, if negotiations are completed. The other two are Fantastic Fellow and Marlin, according to Narvick International, which is helping engineer the deal with the Turkish Jockey Club.