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Behind the Scenes With the Longines World’s Best Racehorse Rankings Committee

By Amanda Duckworth Come December, a lengthy debate will take place in Hong Kong among the members of the Longines World’s Best Racehorse Rankings Committee. It will last for days, and by the time it is done, the end of … Continue reading

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Arrogate to Stand at Juddmonte After Breeders’ Cup

Champion and world’s highest-rated racehorse Arrogate (Unbridled’s Song) will retire to stud at Juddmonte Farms in Lexington, Kentucky after attempting to defend his title in the GI Breeders’ Cup Classic Nov. 4 at Del Mar, Juddmonte announced Tuesday. He will … Continue reading

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Masar Godolphin to Be Celebrated at Dubai Future Champions Festival

Masar Godolphin will be celebrated during the Dubai Future Champions Festival at Newmarket on Oct. 13-14. Masar Godolphin is an academic and experiential training programme exclusively for UAE nationals and operating under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin … Continue reading

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An Aussie Racing Experience

By Melissa Bauer-Herzog When I moved to Australia in July, I expected some things in the racing industry to be different than the U.S., but I wasn’t prepared for exactly how different. I knew that speed was a main focus … Continue reading

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Stronach’s Next Move Should Be Consolidation in California

By Bill Finley If the bottom line were all that mattered, Frank Stronach would never be pulling stallions and broodmares out of Kentucky and moving them to Maryland and California. It’s a poor business decision because you’re bound to make … Continue reading

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Big Names Throughout F-T

The 192-strong Fasig-Tipton November Sale catalogue, which features 15 Grade I winners and another seven Grade I producers, has been released. Scheduled for Monday, Nov. 6 at 4:00 p.m. in Lexington, the single-session sale features 81 selected weanlings followed by … Continue reading

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TDN Q&A W/Barry Lynch

By Alison Brassil During the Goffs Orby Sale last week, it was apparent that there are a large number of Godolphin Flying Start graduates who are having a tremendous impact on the bloodstock industry. Barry Lynch, who joined Lillingston Bloodstock … Continue reading

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Chips All In “More Than Fine”

The Tuesday, Oct. 3 edition of the TDN included a column that reported that former GI Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint competitor Chips All In (North Light {Ire}) pulled up “with an undisclosed injury” in a Sept. 30 allowance race at … Continue reading

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Buick Returns at Ascot From Injury

William Buick returns from eight weeks on the sidelines to partner ‘TDN Rising Star’ Blue Point (Ire) (Shamardal) in Saturday’s G3 John Guest Bengough S. at Ascot. The leading rider has been out of action since falling from the ill-fated … Continue reading

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Al Basti Equiworld to Sponsor Dundalk Listed Races

Al Basti Equiworld will be the title sponsor of the Listed Carlingford S. at Dundalk on Oct. 13 and the Listed Mercury S. on Oct. 20, Dundalk Stadium announced Monday. The sponsorship will last for three years, while the Dubai … Continue reading

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