Keyword: Val's Prince

  • Legal wrangling continues over 1999 Turf Classic winner Val's Prince.

    Val's Prince Redux: Another Appeal Possible

    On the basis of what he called "bad faith games playing with the court," Broward County, Fla., Circuit Court Judge Charles Greene ruled to strike the pleadings of defendant Steve Weiner in the Val's Prince lawsuit.

  • Val's Prince Redux: Judge Hears More Testimony

    Months after ruling on behalf of the plaintiff in Robin Martin's lawsuit against former fiancée Steve Weiner seeking to grant her full ownership of gelding Val's Prince, Broward County (Fla.) judge Patricia Englander Henning heard arguments Friday to vacate her order based upon an outdated foal certificate being placed in evidence.

  • Stoute Pair Work Toward Hong Kong Vase

    Johnny Murtagh rode work on the grass on Michael Stoute's pair Daliapour and Greek Dance at Sha Tin Friday morning in perparation for the Hong Kong Vase. James Picou, trainer of U.S.-based Vase contender Val's Prince, expressed satisfaction with the horse's post position.

  • Val's Prince, winning the 1999 Turf Classic at Belmont Park.

    Val's Prince Redux: More Legal Maneuvering

    Although it appeared as if resolution was near in the lawsuit regarding the ownership of Val's Prince, a new round of legal maneuvering threatens to prolong the matter. Blissfully ignorant of the litigation, Val's Prince continues to perform on the racetrack, and is likely to make his next start in the Hong Kong Vase Invitational on Dec. 17.

  • Val's Prince, shown winning the 1999 Turf Classic, has been at the center of an ownership dispute.

    Judge Favors Martin In Val's Prince Dispute

    In a conference call with attorneys Monday, Broward County (Fla.) Circuit Court Judge Patti Englander Henning ruled that multiple stakes winning gelding Val's Prince has been the property of Robin Martin since February 1997.

  • Forbidden Apple Upsets Belmont Breeders' Cup 'Cap

    Sent off at 22-1, Forbidden Apple rallied from just off the pace to win the $210,000 Belmont Breeders' Cup Handicap (gr. IIT) by 1 1/4 lengths Saturday at Belmont Park. The win was the second in a row in the race for trainer Christophe Clement and jockey Jose Santos, who teamed to win last year's renewal with With the Flow.

  • Closing Arguments Made in Val's Prince Case

    Final testimony and closing arguments were heard in Broward County, Fla., court Monday in the lawsuit brought by Robin Martin against former fiancée Steve Weiner concerning ownership of the 8-year-old gelding Val’s Prince.