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by Plenilune
Sat Nov 24, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Uh, Wrona was just fired
Replies: 70
Views: 9489

Re: Uh, Wrona was just fired

Hmmm, maybe they don't want to share with Kentucky Downs??? However, KY Downs doesn't race at the same time as Santa Anita. And there are other callers that call at more than one track during the year. Our 2019 race dates are as follows: Saturday, August 31st Thursday, September 5th Saturday, Septe...
by Plenilune
Tue Sep 25, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 4410
Views: 706382

Re: Stallion News

[/quote] I have many questions. Also a mild headache. And gutted they've already decided to retire Mendelssohn... the same year as Justify, really? They must be real confident about the JCGC and the BCC... maybe the Pegasus. But I don't understand he's a mid-May foal, I'd give up my first born to se...
by Plenilune
Sat Aug 18, 2018 2:26 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Winx
Replies: 420
Views: 57968

Re: Winx

I sure wish we had more horses who ran longer careers here in the States. So grateful for those such as Beholder and John Henry...mares and geldings. Can you imagine having a horse like Winx who is now 7 years old, to care for, train, and have so much fun with! Love this interview with her trainer, ...
by Plenilune
Sat Jul 14, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Justify
Replies: 1131
Views: 106121

Re: Justify

Breeders’ Cup Classic 2018 odds: Justify off the board "In the most recent update of 2018 Breeders’ Cup Classic odds from the Wynn Las Vegas, Triple Crown winner Justify has been removed from the board." https://www.horseracingnation.com/news/Breeders_Cup_Classic_2018_odds_Justify_off_the_board_123 ...
by Plenilune
Thu Jun 07, 2018 6:27 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Belmont Stakes Draw
Replies: 8
Views: 1167

Re: Belmont Stakes Draw

That was excellent, thank you for the link. I love Dale saying how you go to the yearling and two year old sales and buy horses and they are the Derby winners...until they aren't. There is always the dream, every year, of ticking off that box on one's wish (hope) list. And one keeps on going on and ...
by Plenilune
Sun May 06, 2018 2:50 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Justify
Replies: 1131
Views: 106121

Re: Justify

https://www.horseracingnation.com/news/No_Justify_wasnt_lame_after_Kentucky_Derby_win_very_minor_issue_123# In a text message Sunday afternoon, Baffert said Justify "has an irritated pastern that we call 'scratches.'" The skin condition is "very minor" and can be caused by wet weather. Considering S...
by Plenilune
Sun May 06, 2018 1:00 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Derby Day Watch-along
Replies: 299
Views: 13824

Re: Derby Day Watch-along

Broke the TC winner cycle, broke the Apollo curse, time to break the color thing...time for a GREY TC winner! Well, just wishing and hoping, maybe one day to shake things up. :) One never knows. For those who like trends, and Justify the winners of the Triple crown: Sir Barton - Chestnut Gallant Fox...
by Plenilune
Fri Dec 08, 2017 10:06 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Fire at San Luis Rey!?
Replies: 326
Views: 32877

Re: Fire at San Luis Rey!?

Trainer severely injured trying to save her horses. Pray for her! https://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/225096/trainer-suffers-severe-burns-in-san-luis-rey-fire Helping the people who are helping the horses: https://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/225109/debby-baltas-aids-backstr...
by Plenilune
Mon Nov 06, 2017 11:22 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2017 Fasig-Tipton November Sale
Replies: 186
Views: 19040

Re: 2017 Fasig-Tipton November Sale

Stellar Wind, isn't she in this sale? Can't find a catalogue for tomorrow. I'm missing something, apparently. Thank you. Keeneland November sale :) Which starts tomorrow I think? Hip 153. Thank you. I went to that site but it's kind of confusing to use. Fasig Tipton is much easier. I'll try again t...
by Plenilune
Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:50 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2017 Fasig-Tipton November Sale
Replies: 186
Views: 19040

Re: 2017 Fasig-Tipton November Sale

Stellar Wind, isn't she in this sale? Can't find a catalogue for tomorrow. I'm missing something, apparently. Thank you.
by Plenilune
Sat Oct 07, 2017 5:57 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: Waiting for news on ...
Replies: 1576
Views: 256370

Re: Waiting for news on ...

Ten City pulled up coming around the home turn with an obvious injury in the Breeders' Futurity at Keeneland. Alicia Wincze Hughes‏ @BH_AHughes Per Dr. Mary Scollay on NBC telecast, Ten City sustained a fracture to left front, leg has a splint on it , being evaluated at the barn. Very sad news: htt...
by Plenilune
Thu Oct 05, 2017 5:17 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Unique Bella
Replies: 149
Views: 23543

Re: Unique Bella

This Sunday!

Horse name Unique Bella
Notes 03/02/2014 F Tapit Unrivaled Belle
Activity type Entry
Activity date 10-08-2017
Track Santa Anita
Surface Dirt
Distance 6 1/2 Furlongs
Race number 5
Purse $100,000
Race type Stakes
Post position 5
Jockey Smith M E
by Plenilune
Sat Jan 28, 2017 11:24 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Pegusus World Cup G1
Replies: 473
Views: 44165

Re: Pegusus World Cup G1

Rick1323 wrote:Refreshing to see a great horse run one too many instead of 15 too few.......
Nail on the head. I whole-heartedly agree. I greatly appreciate horses having longer racing careers.
by Plenilune
Sun Jan 22, 2017 5:03 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Eclipse Awards
Replies: 85
Views: 8261

Re: Eclipse Awards

She's also the only horse in US racing history to have won a G1 at 2,3,4,5 and 6 (so for 5 consecutive years). Who would have thought a filly by Henny Hughes who was completely mental would turn out to be one of the most accomplished (and durable!) females in recent history? :lol: Thank you Richard...
by Plenilune
Sat Nov 12, 2016 2:23 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Favorite race videos
Replies: 62
Views: 7585

Re: Favorite race videos

1973 Preakness, that smooth, fast move 4-5 path going into the first turn, gives me chills every time I watch this race: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yfWwIyQYkgc 1988 SA Derby https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmLhZy37BAM 1988 KY Derby https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=maKjghSxcAI 2016 BC Distaff htt...
by Plenilune
Sat Nov 12, 2016 1:44 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Your favorite horse ever. 1 horse.
Replies: 93
Views: 10456

Re: Your favorite horse ever. 1 horse.

Secretariat
by Plenilune
Fri Aug 19, 2016 8:14 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Conquest Stables dispersal
Replies: 7
Views: 2169

Re: Conquest Stables dispersal

It really is sad to see this stable shut down. Interesting that in the eighth race at Woodbine today they had a horse win named...Conquest See Ya. Race 8 Post: 4:47 PM ET Turf - Firm 6 Furlongs | Open | 3 Year Olds And Up | ALLOWANCE | PURSE: $66,494 3 Conquest See Ya 5 Bread Winner 4 Thor's Rocket ...
by Plenilune
Sat Aug 13, 2016 8:38 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Track Cancellations
Replies: 121
Views: 15101

Re: Track Cancellations

Cancellations due to storms or heat at Saratoga: http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/214192/saratoga-cancels-saturdays-final-six-races 2011, 2008, and 2006 Tonight's sale was also cancelled due to the storm. http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/214204/storm-postpones-fasig-tip...
by Plenilune
Fri Feb 12, 2016 10:32 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Jockey/Trainer News - 2016
Replies: 264
Views: 35401

Re: Jockey/Trainer News - 2016

Wife of jockey Kent Desormeaux wins 1st race at Santa Anita

http://www.miamiherald.com/entertainmen ... 77876.html