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by Calypso
Mon Feb 13, 2017 7:03 am
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Ghostzapper!
Replies: 10
Views: 2685

Ghostzapper!

I simply cannot believe nobody has a thread following Ghostzapper babies. Iliad and McCraken gave their sire a great weekend with Iliad winning the San Vincente on the west coast and McCraken winning the Sam S Davis on the east coast. Iliad is now 2 for 3 and McCraken is 4 for 4. Iliad is tentativel...
by Calypso
Fri Feb 10, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Whatever Happened To?
Topic: In memoriam 2017
Replies: 385
Views: 74564

Re: In memoriam 2017

Just saw that on Twitter, how horrible. Glad to hear the foal made it, but so sorry to hear about Royal Delta, she was really something special. RIP, gorgeous and condolences to all her humans.
by Calypso
Thu Feb 09, 2017 6:21 am
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Connect will stand at Lanes End upon retirement. Love it.
http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/ ... retirement
by Calypso
Sun Feb 05, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Texas Ryano finished 6th, beaten 3 1/2 lengths. Irish War Cry pulled off the upset, winning wire to wire by 3 3/4 lengths, defeating reigning 2yo champ Classic Empire and highly regarded Gunnavera for his first graded stakes win. I look forward to seeing more of him this spring! Congratulations to ...
by Calypso
Sat Feb 04, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Stallion News
Replies: 4479
Views: 729427

Re: Stallion News

Here and/or his thread in Racing would be perfect. :) I can't wait to hear how his transition goes!
by Calypso
Fri Feb 03, 2017 5:32 am
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Texas Ryano is entered in the Gr.2 San Marcos at Santa Anita on 2/4.

Irish War Cry will be one of the eight horses that take on the Champion 2yo Colt Classic Empire in the Holy Bull at Gulfstream Park (Also a Gr.2 race on 2/4).
by Calypso
Mon Jan 30, 2017 6:51 am
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Valadorna won her seasonal debut, a 1m70y AOC at Fairgrounds on 1/27. I'm very excited to see how she progresses from 2 to 3.
by Calypso
Sat Jan 28, 2017 7:11 pm
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Keen Ice is entered into the Pegasus World Cup (good luck with that). Finished 4th to round out the Super. Curlin's Approval is entered into the Hurricane Bertie (Gr.3) on the Pegasus undercard. She won by 2 1/2 lengths! Congratulations to Curlin's newest graded stakes winner! http://www.equibase.c...
by Calypso
Thu Jan 26, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Keen Ice is entered into the Pegasus World Cup (good luck with that).

Curlin's Approval is entered into the Hurricane Bertie (Gr.3) on the Pegasus undercard.
by Calypso
Mon Jan 23, 2017 9:06 am
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Calypso wrote:Copperplate (who, if I remember correctly, is owned in part by our very own BlindLucky), has been entered into the Forego S at Turfway on 1/21. That's fantastic, good luck and safe returns! :D
Was on the AE list and did not draw in.
by Calypso
Mon Jan 23, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Matings 2017
Replies: 384
Views: 73651

Re: Matings 2017

Psychotic Parakeet wrote:Atlantic Rainbow --> Midnight Lute
Curlin's Needle --> Flashback
I'm Engaged --> Lord Nelson
I hope they have a Plan B for her.
by Calypso
Thu Jan 19, 2017 7:31 am
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Copperplate (who, if I remember correctly, is owned in part by our very own BlindLucky), has been entered into the Forego S at Turfway on 1/21. That's fantastic, good luck and safe returns! :D
by Calypso
Tue Jan 17, 2017 7:44 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Arrogate
Replies: 885
Views: 114941

Re: Arrogate

http://www.xbtv.com/video/arrogate-worked-6-furlongs-in-1/arrogate-worked-6-furlongs-in-112-20-at-santa-anita-park-on-january-15th-2017-for-the-pegasus-world-cup/ Video of the work No wonder Bob's all giddy about that work. It was like one of those cartoons where the chasee is all out trying to get...
by Calypso
Tue Jan 17, 2017 7:30 am
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Dabster won his 2nd start (he won his 1st start as well but was DQ'ed to 4th for bumping in the stretch). Congratulations to his connections, he looks like a promising young colt.
by Calypso
Sun Jan 15, 2017 7:20 am
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Terra Promessa got back to winning in the She's All In Handicap at Oaklawn Park yesterday (1/14). Yay!

http://www.equibase.com/premium/chartEm ... y=USA&rn=8
by Calypso
Fri Jan 06, 2017 6:40 am
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Ocean Knight WON by a neck. 2nd Place horse was Praetereo, a former stakes winner making his 63rd lifetime start who at 9 years old has been in and out of claiming ranks for the last few years.

http://www.equibase.com/premium/chartEm ... y=USA&rn=7
by Calypso
Thu Jan 05, 2017 6:51 am
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Irish War Cry and Undulated made up 2/3 of the trifecta at Laurel Park on New Years Eve in the Marylander Stakes (1st and 3rd, respectively). Bonita Bianca won the East View Stakes at Aqueduct on 12/30. Congratulations to all their connections! --------------------------------------- Ocean Knight i...
by Calypso
Wed Dec 28, 2016 10:34 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: New Conformation Photos
Replies: 2376
Views: 357571

Re: New Conformation Photos

Wow, I'm surprised at how much I like The Big Beast.
by Calypso
Tue Dec 27, 2016 6:53 am
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: Curlin Foals
Replies: 486
Views: 83591

Re: Curlin Foals

Dabster will make his debut today in Race 3 at Santa Anita (MSW). HIs dam is a full sister to Ender's Sister and Enders Shadow. Dabster finished 1st but was DQ'ed to 4th for causing interference late in the stretch. Drifted out, I think they made the right call. Encouraging debut though, hopefully ...
by Calypso
Mon Dec 26, 2016 6:40 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: NTRA Moment of the Year
Replies: 13
Views: 2277

NTRA Moment of the Year

Poll is open. Is it just me or are this years' choices insanely difficult? Chrome's saddle slipped victory in the DWC is definitely a worthy moment, but so is Beholder & Songbird in the Distaff, and so is Arrogate and Chrome in the Classic....and who can forget Lady Eli's return to victory.....or Te...