Keyword: Weisbord

  • Medaglia d'Oro

    Darley Purchases Hot Sire Medaglia d'Oro

    Medaglia d'Oro, the leading second-crop sire and one of the hottest sires in North America right now, has been purchased by Sheikh Mohammed's Darley operation and has been relocated to Darley's farm near Lexington, it was announced June 5.

  • EquineCommerce.com Shuts Down Operations

    EquineCommerce.com, an Internet selling venture for Thoroughbreds, shut down Jan. 1. The company was only in business for a little over a year even though it was backed by Keeneland and a number of high-powered consignors and buyers.

  • Dan Liebman<br>Executive Editor

    Between the Lines

    <i> By Dan Liebman</i> -- Among the comments heard at the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky July yearling sale were two that were neither profound nor lengthy, but nonetheless quite significant. From Patrick Lawley-Wakelin: "People were more prepared this year." From Walt Robertson: "It is a good time to own a horse."

  • Blood-Horse, Thoroughbred Daily News Reach Agreement

    An agreement was reached July 26 between <i>The Blood-Horse</i> magazine and <i>Thoroughbred Daily News</i> to distribute <i>TDN</i>'s daily newsletter free to all subscribers of <i>The Blood-Horse</i>. The service will begin in early August.

  • Shares of Lewis' Stable No Longer for Sale

    A plan to attract new owners by selling an interest in the 2-year-old stable of Bob and Beverly Lewis has been shelved, said Barry Weisbord, who helped facilitate the venture through his Premier Thoroughbred Ventures.

  • EquineCommerce.com Registers First Sale

    EquineCommerce.com, the online company which sells horses through a bid/ask system, registered its first sale on Dec. 30. An online bidder purchased a Smart Strike no-guarantee season for $24,500. EquineCommerce.com launched its Web site in early December.