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by lurkey mclurker
Mon Nov 03, 2014 11:53 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Melbourne Cup
Replies: 17
Views: 2726

Re: Melbourne Cup

Looking at the walk to post I like Au Revoir too... ;) What a huuuuuge field.
by lurkey mclurker
Mon Nov 03, 2014 8:51 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Melbourne Cup
Replies: 17
Views: 2726

Re: Melbourne Cup

Go Red Cadeaux! 8-)
by lurkey mclurker
Tue Oct 28, 2014 12:03 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2014 Breeders Cup Juvenile $2M Sat 2:43 PDT Best Juvy Ever?
Replies: 76
Views: 11762

Re: 2014 Breeders Cup Juvenile $2M Sat 2:43 PDT Best Juvy Ev

I'll just leave this here... :? Jay Privman retweeted Ahmed Zayat ‏@jazz3162 4m 4 minutes ago American Pharoah will be scratched. was off this morning. Horse comes first @ZayatStables cant take a chance with a special colt like this https://twitter.com/jazz3162/status/527127176362348544 ETA: HRTV re...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Oct 26, 2014 1:30 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2014 Breeders Cup Dirt Mile $1.5M Friday 3:05 PDT
Replies: 37
Views: 6146

Re: 2014 Breeders Cup Dirt Mile $1M Friday 3:05 PDT

Capo Bastone is out/retired: Jay Privman retweeted David Grening ‏@DRFGrening 38m 38 minutes ago Capo Bastone out of BC Mile, retired, per press release from @EclipseTBP https://twitter.com/DRFGrening/status/526415282043375617 Jay Privman retweeted Eclipse Thoroughbred ‏@EclipseTBP 40m 40 minutes ag...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Oct 26, 2014 12:36 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Racehorses as foals
Replies: 165
Views: 70751

Re: Racehorses as foals

Some of this year's BC runners as foals:

http://www.americasbestracing.net/en/th ... n-and-now/
by lurkey mclurker
Sat Oct 25, 2014 7:59 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Beholder
Replies: 408
Views: 70367

Re: Beholder

Yay!

Jay Privman ‏@DRFPrivman 6m 6 minutes ago
Spendthrift announces Beholder scr from F-T sale. Plan at this point is to resume training when recovered from illness

https://twitter.com/DRFPrivman/status/5 ... 9978770432
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Oct 19, 2014 3:50 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: 2014 Breeders' Cup News & Notes
Replies: 124
Views: 22335

Re: 2014 Breeders' Cup News & Notes

Whoops I didn't see it here so I posted on the Beholder thread... here is HRTV's news vid segment.

http://www.hrtv.com/videos/breaking-new ... p-distaff/

:(
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Oct 19, 2014 3:48 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Beholder
Replies: 408
Views: 70367

Re: Beholder

HRTV is reporting that Beholder is out of the BC.

http://www.hrtv.com/videos/breaking-new ... p-distaff/
by lurkey mclurker
Sat Oct 11, 2014 6:08 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2014
Replies: 966
Views: 168813

Re: In Memoriam 2014

Barbara Livingston tweeted pics of Cigar's stall at KHP with tributes, and his grave beside his paddock there.

https://twitter.com/DRFLivingston/statu ... 3389054977 - his stall

https://twitter.com/DRFLivingston/statu ... 5206505472 - his grave
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Oct 09, 2014 8:08 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: ...Cigar?
Replies: 153
Views: 24238

Re: ...Cigar?

I felt a little sick last night when I read that he suffered a fracture while in recovery from the surgery, imagining what might have happened... While it is a tragic complication, I am thankful that it was quick and he didn't suffer. On a side note, his Breyer model remains one of my all-time favor...
by lurkey mclurker
Wed Oct 08, 2014 6:10 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: ...Cigar?
Replies: 153
Views: 24238

Re: ...Cigar?

*sigh* I was hoping this would be a time when the internet rumors were unfounded. :cry: I can remember Secretariat, Ruffian, Affirmed & Alydar, Slew, Spectacular Bid, Forego & John Henry... watching a filly win the Derby for the first time in a hundred years. And Cigar will always hold a place with ...
by lurkey mclurker
Tue Oct 07, 2014 11:02 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: ...Cigar?
Replies: 153
Views: 24238

...Cigar?

Has there been any word on him? Barbara Livingston posted a gorgeous pic on Twitter but the comments are all saying Facebook says he passed away today. :( ETA: the tweet is here: https://twitter.com/DRFLivingston/status/519677870013026306 and link surfing takes you to someone who says they visited t...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 28, 2014 5:59 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1)
Replies: 89
Views: 16696

Re: Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1)

More via Twitter:

Teresa Genaro ‏@BklynBckstretch 4h
Am told by NYRA steward that hearing for Junior Alvarado for ride on Moreno in JCGC yesterday will take place Wednesday (more)


(But there wasn't any more, at least not yet)
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 28, 2014 12:32 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: GR I 9F $300K Awesome Again Stakes Entries (Shared Belief)
Replies: 90
Views: 14717

Re: GR I 9F $300K Awesome Again Stakes Entries (Shared Belie

via Twitter:

Jay Privman ‏@DRFPrivman 9m
Victor Espinoza ordered to meet with stewards this morning to explain his actions in Awesome Again, per steward Tom Ward. #santaanita
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 28, 2014 12:19 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1)
Replies: 89
Views: 16696

Re: Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1)

David Grening ‏@DRFGrening 27m
Jockey @RajivMaragh underwent surgery this morning, had two plates and some screws to repair broken right arm. No word yet how long he's out
by lurkey mclurker
Sat Sep 20, 2014 11:20 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Photos/News about Broodmares
Replies: 989
Views: 250230

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Her little matching socks are really beyond adorable. Black Caviar looks a bit tired still, maybe the wee one is running her off her feet. :mrgreen:
by lurkey mclurker
Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:54 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Foals of 2014
Replies: 1798
Views: 263256

Re: Foals of 2014

Very handsome, lovely colt!
by lurkey mclurker
Tue Sep 16, 2014 9:33 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2014 KEE SEP Yearling Sale Catalog
Replies: 155
Views: 33208

Re: 2014 KEE SEP Yearling Sale Catalog

But how much does it cost (board, care etc) to raise a colt or filly to that point...? What kind of profit might a breeder see from a stud fee of $7500 and a sale price of $90k? (Just curious, not critical. :mrgreen: ) These numbers all vary, so my choices are approximate, but pretty average: Sales...
by lurkey mclurker
Mon Sep 15, 2014 10:16 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2014 KEE SEP Yearling Sale Catalog
Replies: 155
Views: 33208

Re: 2014 KEE SEP Yearling Sale Catalog

But how much does it cost (board, care etc) to raise a colt or filly to that point...? What kind of profit might a breeder see from a stud fee of $7500 and a sale price of $90k?

(Just curious, not critical. :mrgreen: )