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by lurkey mclurker
Sun Apr 07, 2019 12:08 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 817
Views: 57867

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:
by lurkey mclurker
Sat Apr 06, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2019
Replies: 249
Views: 21786

Re: In Memoriam 2019

Yes the statue was already there; however on today's (Saturday) JRA card at I think five tracks, they are dedicating one race at each in Vodka's memory so fans have brought flowers and offerings. It's a common practice in Japan which I think is lovely. 8-)
by lurkey mclurker
Sat Apr 06, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 817
Views: 57867

Re: 2019 Foals

It wouldn't surprise me if there are some issues with the colt... when I watched the delivery video it seemed like they were really working on him to clear his airway & stimulating him to breathe, shaking his head/neck and checking his tongue (which seemed limp for awhile) & of course rubbing his si...
by lurkey mclurker
Fri Apr 05, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 542
Views: 68147

Re: Racing in Japan

And don't forget his racetrack groom! His handlers should get hazard pay, I think. :mrgreen:
by lurkey mclurker
Fri Apr 05, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 542
Views: 68147

Re: Racing in Japan

Brilliant! :lol: :lol: :lol: agree, golshi is really brilliant. if any of you have time please watch my lord and savior gold ship's races: the famous "gold ship warp" in satsuki sho 2012 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ITx9BFN66k and his amazing run in arima kinen 2012 https://www.youtube.com/watc...
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 817
Views: 57867

Re: 2019 Foals

LOL at the outbreak of boing-ities on this page... :mrgreen:
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 542
Views: 68147

Re: Racing in Japan

Hello! What does your namesake gorudoshippu mean? I'm very curious haha. And thanks for the warm welcome, it was taken from gold ship's name pronunciation (ゴールドシップ) https://umanity.jp/en/racedata/db/horse_top.php?code=2009102739 https://db.netkeiba.com/horse/2009102739/ Brilliant! :lol: :lol: :lol:
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:38 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2019
Replies: 249
Views: 21786

Re: In Memoriam 2019

Lurkey, according to this RacingPost article posted over in the Broodmares thread, she had a Frankel filly this past January. Hopefully, the filly is old enough to do well without her mom, or maybe she has been placed with a nurse mare. https://www.racingpost.com/bloodstock/bloodstock-latest/legend...
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Apr 04, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2019
Replies: 249
Views: 21786

Re: In Memoriam 2019

tachyon do you know if she foaled this year?
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Apr 04, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 883
Views: 41987

Re: Santa Anita 2019

I wish there was a "like" button so I could mash it all over Diver's post. EXACTLY THAT! :!:
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Apr 04, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Matings 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 24409

Re: Matings 2019

LOL whoops! That's what I get for passing on retweets. :roll: But now I'm excited for those foals coming up! :mrgreen:
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Apr 04, 2019 1:05 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 542
Views: 68147

Re: Racing in Japan

Hello and welcome! The Oka Sho looks very exciting!

http://japanracing.jp/_news2019/190402.html

I think I'll be rooting for Danon Fantasy, but I really like Schon Glanz and Gran Alegria too. :mrgreen:
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Apr 04, 2019 12:20 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Matings 2019
Replies: 220
Views: 24409

Re: Matings 2019

Jess Samy @Frankel1313
Apr 2

LORD KANALOA got the cream of the JRA Gr1 winners

Lady Pastel
Daiwa el Cielo
Cesario
Kiss to Heaven
Daiwa Scarlet
Queen Spumante
Reginetta
Buena Vista
Saint Emilion
Gentildonna
Sambista
Harp Star
Mikkie Queen
Shonan Pandora
Marialite
Major Emblem
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Apr 04, 2019 12:14 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 4479
Views: 728698

Re: Stallion News

Kate Hunter • Marugai Racing • ケイトハンター • まるがいレーシング ‏ 21h21 hours ago Not a good year for stallions in Japan. Deep Impact out with a sore neck, Lord Kanaloa has a sore back, Kitasan Black has a bum knee and King Kamehameha is apparently not covering either. Poor guys! Three of Japan’s top studs side...
by lurkey mclurker
Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In Memoriam 2019
Replies: 249
Views: 21786

Re: In Memoriam 2019

I'm gutted. She basically made me a fan of Japanese racing... gutted. :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry:

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by lurkey mclurker
Mon Apr 01, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 4479
Views: 728698

Re: Stallion News

Did I miss news about King Kamehameha somewhere...??? :?: https://twitter.com/hcm0501/status/1112870177501151233 homan @hcm0501 Deep Impact will be rested for the remaining breeding season because of neck pain. Therefore, both Japan leading sires - Deep Impact and King Kamehameha, have health proble...
by lurkey mclurker
Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 4479
Views: 728698

Re: Stallion News

Deep Impact, 17, standing at the Shadai Stallion Station has stopped covering mares since this March due to the pain in the neck when standing up for covering. The injury is not life-threatening and the Station referred to it as a precautionary measure for avoiding possible grave incidents. The est...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Mar 31, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 883
Views: 41987

Re: Santa Anita 2019

It's made it to twitter, saw it on my feed from NBC News' twitter account. :?
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Mar 31, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 883
Views: 41987

Re: Santa Anita 2019

god, what is there even to say. so horrible. : (((((((((((((((((((
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Mar 31, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 542
Views: 68147

Re: Racing in Japan

G @LongBallToNoOne 12h 12 hours ago G1 2000m Osaka Hai at Hanshin 1st 3. AL AIN (5c Deep Impact x Dubai Majesty US(Essence of Dubai)) 2nd 6. KISEKI (5c Rulership) 3rd 2. WAGNERIAN (4c Deep Impact) Time: 2.01.0 JRA Tote handle on race: ¥15,243,851,700 ($194mil) replay: https://twitter.com/LongBallTo...