Winter Memories retired with a degenerative bone condition in her ankles.
Suni, Soto, Sham, whichever.
There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.
Anodin (IRE) (full to Goldikova) goes in the 2:20 at Deauville tomorrow.
Certify (1/2 to G1W Cry and Catch Me) is in the G3 Sweet Solera S. at Newmarket on Sat.
Charitable Man's juvenile full brother Code West debuts Sunday at Del Mar.
I ran marathons. I saw the Taj Mahal by moonlight. I drove Highway 1 in a convertible. I petted Zenyatta.
Sun Central (1/2 to George Washington, Grandera) won a handicap at Ascot today for his 2nd victory in 5 starts.
Born to Sea (IRE) is in the Royal Whip S. at the Curragh on Sun.
Rugged (Distorted Humor x Composure) and Overwhelming (Hard Spun x Oh What a Windfall) debut in Saturday's 6th at SAR.
Smart and Single (Smart Strike x Leave Me Alone) will try to make it back-to-back wins in the 7th Sat. at DMR.
Tiz Arion, 2 year old 1/2 to Frost Giant and Heavy Breathing, runs in the 2nd @ Presque Isle Tuesday 8/14.
Women are like tea bags, you never know how strong they'll be until they're in hot water. -- Eleanor Roosevelt
I don't think she was letting anyone by her, even though it looked several times like others were gaining on her.
Donau Blue, 4yo mare by Deep Impact out of Donna Blini (GB), won Sekiya Kinen (G3) with a course record. This is her second graded win after finishing 10th in Yasuda Kinen and 2nd in the Victoria Mile (G1).
She is a full sister to Gentildonna, the winner of Jpn 1000 Guineas and the Jpan Oaks ( race record) this spring.
'She (#14) was overtaken twice in the straight, and yet fought back each time. The guts allowed me to win.' -jockey Hiroyuki Uchida
(*) Incidentally, Deep Impacts won 12 races out of 18 races entered in the JRA this weekend.
Eightfold Path (Giant's Causeway x Divine Proportions) won a listed stake at Deauville today.