Don’tforgetaboutme (Malibu Moon) will join the Claiborne Farm broodmare band with an expected visit to War Front next spring after selling for $675,000 during Thursday’s session of the Keeneland November sale.
TEPIN and AIROFORCE Tune Up for Breeders' Cup While Greathouse Bloodstock yearling purchase TEPIN didn't blaze in her final workout before facing males in the Breeders' Cup Mile (gr. IT) Oct. 31 font-family: Calibri, sans-serif; background-color> at Keeneland, trainer Mark Casse was pleased with the 4-year-old filly's half-mile breeze Oct. 23 at Churchill Downs.
After winning the first main-track mile race held in many years—perhaps ever—at Keeneland, jockey Corey Lanerie had some advice for riders trying the distance in the weeks to come, including the Oct. 30 Las Vegas Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (gr. I): Get out of the gate.
KEEN ICE SPRINGS TRAVERS UPSET ON 'PHAROAH' Before the running of the $1.6 million Travers Stakes (gr. I) at Saratoga Race Course, trainer Dale Romans thanked the New York Racing Association for capping attendance at
DERBY 141 FEATURES ANOTHER GLENCREST BRED Drawing post position #14 is Glencrest bred KEEN ICE (c, Curlin--Medomak, by Awesome Again). On Saturday, April 25 KEEN ICE covered five furlongs in 1:01.60 (15/67), with splits of :11.80, :24 and :48.60 and galloped out six furlongs in 1:15.60.
WATCH OUT FOR BLOFELD He won't make the Derby, but expecting BLOFELD to make plenty of noise during his three year old campaign. If this morning's work alongside no less a mate as Palace Malice is any indication of things to come.
GLENCREST BREDS WIN AT GULFSTREAM & KEENELAND Racing at Gulfstream on Saturday, three year old ELEMENT made his third start a winning one after switching to turf. The next day at Keeneland ALLIDOISDREAMOFYOU won his second career start for Jay Em Ess Stable.