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  1. Forever Unbridled: Oaks Is in Her GenesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Blood Horse

    Criticola, by Tough Critic, was "strong with a good neck and good hip ... she was just a superstar," according to Stewart. While she failed to win another graded race in her career, she did run third in the Alabama Stakes at before being mated twice to the late Unbridled's Song.


  2. Jazdzewski Landed Young Far Right for $2,500Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Blood Horse

    As it is, Jazdzewski is proud of landing a Derby hopeful for that paltry amount - the least paid at public auction for any horse among the contenders in 2015. "I was just joking with some friends that if you pay a million dollars for a horse, there's a line of people waiting to shake your hand; but if you pay $2,500, you're lucky to get a handshake from the consignor," Jazdzewski said.


  3. Marc Ricker Joins Eaton Sales TeamRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Blood Horse

    The son of the highly regarded horseman Scott Ricker, the younger Ricker joins Eaton Sales with a wealth of experience and enthusiasm for the Thoroughbred industry, the company said in a press release. Ricker grew up working on his family's Sunny Oak Farm near Paris, Ky.


  4. Slideshow: Training Offspring of GhostzapperRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Blood Horse

    A product of Frank Stronach's Adena Springs Farm, homebred Ghostzapper won nine of 11 career starts and earned $3,446,120. The son of Adena stallion Awesome Again was named Horse of the Year and champion older male in 2004.


  5. Claiborne Newest Breeders' Cup Farm PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Blood Horse

    The Breeders' Cup announced that Claiborne Farm in Paris, Ky., is the fifth farm to become an official farm partner of the World Championships. Coolmore, Lane's End Farm, Three Chimneys Farm, and WinStar Farm are the other Breeders' Cup farm partners.


  6. Grade I Winner and Sire Ogygian Dies at 32Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Blood Horse

    The son of Ogygian was the last of Old Friends' trio of flagship stallions that were returned to the United States from Japan in the early days of the organization. The other two, 1988 champion turf male Ogygian was 22 when Old Friends paid 1.5 million to acquire him from Japan, so that he could spend the remainder of his days as a pensioner in Kentucky.


  7. Koch New Safety Alliance Executive DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Blood Horse

    The National Thoroughbred Racing Association announced March 12 that Steve Koch has been named executive director of the NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance. Koch will assume the new role April 6 and will be based out of the NTRA's main office in Lexington.


  8. Coffee Pot Brews a Good One in Carpe DiemRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Blood Horse

    The husband-and-wife team of Bob Cummings and Annette Bacola didn't hesitate when asked to explain why their breeding/racing business is named Coffee Pot Stables. "We owned a house on Coffee Pot Blvd. in St. Petersburg, Fla.," said Bacola.


  9. South African HOY Horse Chestnut DiesRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2015 | Blood Horse

    The chestnut horse was 19. Bred and owned by Harry and Bridget Oppenheimer, Horse Chestnut was a son of recently decease sire Fort Wood and was out of the Col Pickering mare London Wall. He won nine of 10 South African starts, sweeping the 1999 Triple Crown and capturing the prestigious J&B Met by 8 1/4 lengths during his Horse of the Year campaign.


  10. Managing Foal RejectionRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Blood Horse

    Your long-awaited foal is almost here. You can't wait to watch your mare lick her youngster dry, gently nuzzle his rump as he nurses, and graze next to him in the pasture.


  11. First Reported Foal for Point of EntryRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Blood Horse

    Bred by Adena Springs, the filly was produced from the Orientate mare Golden Scarf, a winning daughter of Bar U Mood. Point of Entry, who won nine of 18 starts and earned $2,494,490 during a career for Hall of Fame trainer Shug McGaughey, stands at Frank Stronach's Adena Springs near Paris, Ky., for a 2015 fee of $25,000.


  12. Prominent South African Sire Fort Wood DiesRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | Blood Horse

    The son of Sadler's Wells was aged 25 and had been active at Mauritzfontein Stud until his death. A superbly bred horse, Fort Wood was one of four group I winners produced by the great broodmare Fall Aspen, a grade I winner who was also dam of 1995 Preakness Stakes winner and sire , as well as the French group winner Colorado Dancer, who is the dam of 2000 Dubai World Cup and sire Dubai Millennium.


  13. First Foal for Alternation a ColtRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Blood Horse

    The colt is the first foal out of the 5-year-old mare Lady is a Lioness. Bred by Brandywine Farm and Liberation Farm, Lady is a Lioness was unraced and is out of grade I winner Alternate, by Seattle Slew.


  14. Stallion I Want Revenge Sires First FoalRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Blood Horse

    "We couldn't be more pleased with the colt," co-owner Ben Walden said.


  15. Leave the Light On for Storm CatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Blood Horse

    Given that Storm Cat was the outstanding sire of his era, and that he left a legion of graded stakes-siring sons, it's no surprise that he regularly appears in the pedigrees of high-class runners. Over the most recent weekend, however, it appears that the son of Storm Bird was present in an unusually high percentage of major winners, and in some particularly interesting combinations.


  16. Baryshnikov to Stand in Ohio in 2015Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Blood Horse

    The 8-year-old horse, who previously stood at Oak Lodge Stud near Paris, Ky., will stand for $2,500 live foal in 2015. Baryshnikov compiled a record of 7-8-7 from 40 starts and earned $350,778.


  17. Shawhan Place Enjoying Growth PhaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Blood Horse

    Ted Kuster and Matt Koch's Shawhan Place near Paris, Ky., is rolling into the November sales with some good momentum. The farm, now in its 10th year of operation, is coming off its biggest-ever yearling auction season in terms of consignment size.


  18. Bel's Starlet, 27, Dies at Our MimsRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Blood Horse

    Bel's Starlet, a multiple stakes winner who finished third in the 1993 Gamely Handicap , died Oct. 23 at the age of 27 at Our Mims Retirement Haven near Paris, Ky., where she had lived since 2007. The roan mare died of pleuroneumonia and endocarditis, the farm reported.


  19. Catching Up with 2013 Breeders' Cup WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Blood Horse

    Some have retired, a hearty few race on - but regardless of where they are today, the winners of last year's Breeders' Cup World Championships will always have their place in history. Here we check in with the 14 runners who put on a great show in 2013.


  20. Pensioned Stallions: The Old GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Blood Horse

    These Thoroughbreds are among the few to achieve feats of glory at the races and have gotten the opportunity to pass their genes on to the generations that follow. Blood-Horse visuals director Anne M. Eberhardt and features editor Lenny Shulman recently visited with some of Central Kentucky's most celebrated senior citizens.