The Week in Photos: Dec 14, 2007

This week in Thoroughbred racing.

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The Blood-Horse: 12/15/2007 issue

Photo: Blood-horse

Circle of Friends: At a stallion show Dec. 9 at the Northview Stallion Station in Maryland, breeders gather to get a closer look at Love of Money.

Photo: Barbara D. Livingston

Grade II winner Teuflesberg will enter stud at Hurricane Hall near Lexington, KY for a fee of $10,000. The 3-year-old son of Johannesburg retired with wins or placings in 10 of 21 races and earnings of $621,981.

Photo: Adam Coglianese

Street Sense, shown here at Darley Farm, is the leading incoming stallion for 2008 by stud fee, standing for $75,000.

Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt

Ramonti holds off favorite Viva Pataca in the 10-furlong Hong Kong Cup.

Photo: Martin King

Doctor Dino, who has raced in five different countries this year, wins the Hong Kong Vase.

Photo: Martin King

All alone at the wire, Costa Rising wins the Louisiana Champions Day Classic in stakes-record time.

Photo: Alexander Barkoff

Brittlyn Stable's Star Guitar wins the $100,000 Louisiana Champions Day Juvenile Stakes.

Photo: Alexander Barkoff

Z Humor (right) finishes in a dead heat with Turf War (green silks, left) in the $1-million Boyd Gaming's Delta Jackpot Stakes at Delta Downs.

Photo: Kurtis Coady

Sunriver, coaxed along on an easy pace by Garrett Gomez, spurted away from the field rounding the final turn and coasted to his first grade I victory in the $250,000 Hollywood Turf Cup Dec. 8.

Photo: Benoit Photo

The 30-1 shot Heatseeker broke through with his first graded victory while registering a giant surprise in the $111,800 Native Diver Handicap (gr. III) at Hollywood Park Dec. 8.

Photo: Benoit Photo