Horse Chestnut, Adjudicating reported dead via Twitter

Terrible news that Legendary South African racehorse Horse Chestnut has passed on — Robert Brogan (@SAFBETTINGCLAN) February 20, 2015 -RIP Champ- Today is a sad day for South African breeders as we mourn the loss of a true champion,Horse… http://t.co/kS8Dkofb0b — Drakenstein Stud (@DrakensteinStud) February 20, 2015 SA bids farewell to a legend as Horse Chestnut … Continue reading Horse Chestnut, Adjudicating reported dead via Twitter

Metaboss, Street Boss discussed on Byk radio show along with Power Jam, Concord Point

Metaboss, the Street Boss colt who will aim to get to the Derby without a win on dirt – like Animal Kingdom – was the starting point of a pedigree analysis on Wednesday on the weekly radio appearance I make on At the Races, Steve Byk’s show. Also discussed: the exciting Kaleem Shah homebred Power … Continue reading Metaboss, Street Boss discussed on Byk radio show along with Power Jam, Concord Point

Glen Hill didn’t get Ocala Stud, but it did get Diversy Harbor

Craig Bernick, president of Glen Hill Farm and grandson of GHF founder Leonard Lavin, tweeted tonight that Ocala Stud has been sold to developers and that GHF wasn’t afforded an opportunity to buy the land, much to Bernick’s dismay. However, a day earlier GHF’s Diversy Harbor won her first Graded stakes, which brought a lot … Continue reading Glen Hill didn’t get Ocala Stud, but it did get Diversy Harbor

Kentucky and other snowscapes from Twitter

Today it is snowing.. a lot. How appropriate is the February calendar photo? By Dell Hancock pic.twitter.com/SlCtPdAPaj — Claiborne Farm (@claibornefarm) February 16, 2015 A lovely day at Denali Thanks to our guys and gals who have to get it done regardless of what Mother Nature delivers pic.twitter.com/7vJPCMiwzw — craig bandoroff (@BandoroffCraig) February 16, 2015 … Continue reading Kentucky and other snowscapes from Twitter

Some background on Metaboss breeder

https://twitter.com/sidfernando/status/567031831103823872 https://twitter.com/sidfernando/status/567032387021070338 https://twitter.com/sidfernando/status/567034593115914240 @sidfernando Cleverly but not as cheekily named as Nice Assay was her G1SW Came Home, so named b/c he was RNA'd at auction 3 (I think) times — Frances J Karon (@francesjkaron) February 15, 2015 Continue reading Some background on Metaboss breeder

Far From Over, Dortmund, Firing Line pedigrees discussed on Byk show

Latest appearance on the Steve Byk radio show on Wednesday was all about Blame’s classic prospect Far From Over and the duo of Dortmund and Firing Line, sons of Big Brown and Line of David, respectively. Note that Line of David, originally advertised for $2,000 LF, stands now for $3,500. Firing Line, by the way, … Continue reading Far From Over, Dortmund, Firing Line pedigrees discussed on Byk show