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by lurkey mclurker
Sat Apr 20, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Siblings (and offspring) of well-known horses
Replies: 5006
Views: 599473

Re: Siblings (and offspring) of well-known horses

mariasmon wrote:
Sat Apr 20, 2019 1:33 pm
Diver52 wrote:
Sat Apr 20, 2019 1:21 pm
When I hear "maven," I think of Martha Stewart. :lol:
Pretty much. It's got too feminine a connotation for me.
Huh, and for me it was the opposite. :lol:
by lurkey mclurker
Sat Apr 20, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Siblings (and offspring) of well-known horses
Replies: 5006
Views: 599473

Re: Siblings (and offspring) of well-known horses

...someone who likes comics or superheroes, maybe?
by lurkey mclurker
Fri Apr 19, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Pedigree question
Replies: 2
Views: 123

Re: Pedigree question

Every horse is different. I don't know what makes the first TB a "nut job" or if either of them ever raced, but your friend might want to do some reading about retraining OTTBs. Our best lesson horse was by Devil's Bag with Halo as his grandsire, and had the quintessential Halo eye. But he was the n...
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Apr 18, 2019 11:23 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Jockey/Trainer News - 2019
Replies: 22
Views: 765

Re: Jockey/Trainer News - 2019

homan @hcm0501
2h 2 hours ago

@christo68914587 gets 996 wins in JRA...4 wins to 1000 wins. He will be the first foreign jockeys to get 1000 wins in JRA. He gets 17 rides in the coming weekend!
#KEIBA
Christophe Lemaire is 4 wins away from 1000 JRA victories. 8-)
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Apr 18, 2019 1:08 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: horses with unique coloring/facial markings
Replies: 835
Views: 167125

Re: horses with unique coloring/facial markings

Not anything flashy, but... this is about as textbook (and pretty) shade of blood bay you'll ever see, I reckon. :mrgreen: Full brother to Oju Chosan (JPN), this is Koki Chosan (Stay Gold x Shadow Silhouette).

via @LongBallToNoOne
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by lurkey mclurker
Thu Apr 18, 2019 1:00 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion Headshots Collection
Replies: 506
Views: 121273

Re: Stallion Headshots Collection

via @rinotsuji - Orfevre (JPN)
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by lurkey mclurker
Wed Apr 17, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 477
Views: 59428

Re: Racing in Japan

After seeing her affected by the heat last October, I am very grateful that they are putting her welfare first. I know it's a blow and they desperately want an Arc win, but... not at that cost.
by lurkey mclurker
Wed Apr 17, 2019 12:04 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 4356
Views: 682684

Re: Stallion News

Dave Litfin @DaveLitfin
5h 5 hours ago

Go For Gin still pretty fit at 28 #KentuckyHorsePark
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by lurkey mclurker
Tue Apr 16, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 477
Views: 59428

Re: Racing in Japan

:cry: G @LongBallToNoOne 1h 1 hour ago SCIACCHETRA broke down at at Training this morning, fractured his leg and has been euthenized. He returned after a year off and was in fantastic Form winning his past two brilliantly. Was probable Fav for the G1 3200m Tenno Sho on 4/28. Terrible news #ripSciacc...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Apr 14, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 689
Views: 38782

Re: 2019 Foals

If he's not a standardbred someone's in for a rough ride later... :lol: (although I think they might have some trotting races that are under saddle too, IIRC)

http://www.swedishhorseracing.com/about/trotters/

Most likely a standardbred or Nordic standardbred.
by lurkey mclurker
Sat Apr 13, 2019 1:14 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Winx
Replies: 420
Views: 55065

Re: Winx

You are very welcome 8-) She made it look just. so. easy.

Happy for Kluger too, most sort of side-eyed his entry but he did Japan proud.
by lurkey mclurker
Sat Apr 13, 2019 1:05 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Winx
Replies: 420
Views: 55065

Re: Winx

Dubai Racing is has it live... http://www.dmi.ae/dubairacing/live.asp

She looks good in the warmup.
by lurkey mclurker
Tue Apr 09, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 689
Views: 38782

Re: 2019 Foals

Northport wrote:
Tue Apr 09, 2019 10:21 pm
it's 2019 - can't boys wear slippers?!
Well yeah but I was thinking of Elvis!!! :lol:

And now that I've proven to be too old for the internet, I'll go back to lurking. :lol: :roll:
by lurkey mclurker
Tue Apr 09, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 689
Views: 38782

Re: 2019 Foals

Since he's a colt... Red Suede Shoes? :lol:
by lurkey mclurker
Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 689
Views: 38782

Re: 2019 Foals

Hello Lassofthemohicans19 Lassofthemohicans April 8th, 2019 Lassofthemohicans delivered a bay filly by Candy Ride Saturday, April 6 at 10:06 p.m. After birth, the filly measured at 42 inches tall and weighed 124 pounds. The mare had a quick and easy delivery and both seem to be doing well at this t...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Apr 07, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Photos/News about Broodmares
Replies: 850
Views: 192813

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

via @nabecci, photos of Tapitsfly & her 2016 filly by Deep Impact, Gran Alegria . Gran Alegria just won the G1 Oka Sho in record time. :mrgreen: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D3iktUBXoAIHDy9.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D3iktTkWkAAK6tn.jpg https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D3iktWJXsAUdBSV.jpg
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Apr 07, 2019 2:20 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 477
Views: 59428

Re: Racing in Japan

Tapitsfly saw her first foal become her first winner as the lovely Gran Alegria , by Deep Impact, won the 2019 Oka Sho in record time, beating that of Almond Eye just last year! Wonder what Christophe Lemaire thinks of that...! :mrgreen: photos & replay via @LongBallToNoOne https://pbs.twimg.com/med...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Apr 07, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 4356
Views: 682684

Re: Stallion News

Coolmore to shuttle Saxon Warrior and Mendelssohn to Australia https://www.racingpost.com/bloodstock/bloodstock-latest/coolmore-to-shuttle-saxon-warrior-and-mendelssohn-to-australia/374791 Australian breeders will gain more access to two of the world’s most coveted sirelines with Saxon Warrior, a so...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Apr 07, 2019 12:08 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 689
Views: 38782

Re: 2019 Foals

Wow, that was fast! I looked in on her a couple of hours ago and she was all muddy & dozy, tail unwrapped, just like every other day this week. :lol: