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by Sparrow Castle
Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:49 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 747
Views: 22162

Re: Santa Anita 2019

Yeah, they're all over the place and making illogical connections. I think the racetracks in Kentucky and New York are missing the point just as badly as TSG...point being preventing breakdowns and fatalities. Racetrack owners are even worse at leading the change we need than the state racing commis...
by Sparrow Castle
Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 670
Views: 37279

Re: 2019 Foals

Craig Bernick @Craig_Bernick
1h1 hour ago
Finally got a pic of baby #13. Born 2/28 in California. A filly, Bayern/Last Resort. Crazy about the stallion Smiling Tiger so sent 2 mares out there to be bred. Nice filly.
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by Sparrow Castle
Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Winx
Replies: 420
Views: 54858

Re: Winx

RugbyGirl wrote:
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:56 pm
Winx has today left the Chris Waller stable for the final time
https://mobile.twitter.com/cwallerracin ... 4104010753
The sound of that door closing has got to be hard for them. Wishing the great mare the best of luck in her next phase!
by Sparrow Castle
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 670
Views: 37279

Re: 2019 Foals

Al Shaqab Racing Verified account@AlShaqabRacing 7h7 hours ago 🌸 Hello Princess 🌸 Welcome to our gorgeous filly by Siyouni & Treve , born at midday on Saturday 13th April! Photo credit @zuzanna_lupa https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D4YH1CLW0AADrOw.jpg فــايــز الـسـرور~ @fayezallsroor 5h5 hours ago Filly...
by Sparrow Castle
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 670
Views: 37279

Re: 2019 Foals

Horsebagger wrote:
Wed Apr 17, 2019 5:46 am
Sparrow Castle wrote:
Wed Apr 17, 2019 12:36 am
She's absolutely lovely! Thanks for the update. Has mom scanned in foal?
Confirmed.
Wonderful!
by Sparrow Castle
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 747
Views: 22162

Re: Santa Anita 2019

Lasix Phase-Out Plan Yet to Involve Horsemen A proposed phasing-out of race-day Lasix starting in 2020 that is being discussed by track operators in Kentucky and New York has yet to formally involve representatives from the Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (HBPA), Eric Hamelback, th...
by Sparrow Castle
Wed Apr 17, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 747
Views: 22162

Re: Santa Anita 2019

Oh yeah, sorry I forgot to add that's how some think Bill Morley's barn was caught milkshaking. Letter to the Editor: Racing Surfaces Risks Recent misstatements and misquotes in the press and in social media have led to some confusion about what we know about racing surfaces. While the development o...
by Sparrow Castle
Wed Apr 17, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: American Pharoah's Children
Replies: 11
Views: 276

Re: American Pharoah's Children

Nicole Russo @DRFRusso 27m27 minutes ago Tesorina , American Pharoah's first U.S. starter (and o/o G1W Nonsuch Bay), finishes third on debut at #Aqueduct. Mo Mystery (Uncle Mo) won the MSW, with stablemate Micromillion (by freshman sire Micromanage) finishing second. Nicole Russo @DRFRusso 25m25 min...
by Sparrow Castle
Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 747
Views: 22162

Re: Santa Anita 2019

Please have some of these aimed towards the big barns.

Jeremy Balan @jeremybalan
Scott Daruty says Santa Anita will be adding 600 security cameras to the backside.
10:09 AM - 16 Sep 2015
by Sparrow Castle
Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:43 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Racing in Japan
Replies: 474
Views: 59141

Re: Racing in Japan

Is this for real? JAPANESE SUPERSTAR ALMOND EYE OUT OF THE ARC The superstar showdown between Almond Eye and Enable is officially off the table with connections of the Japanese wonderhorse confirming she will not compete in this year’s Prix de L’Arc de Triomphe. Almond Eye was a joint favourite alon...
by Sparrow Castle
Wed Apr 17, 2019 1:25 am
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 747
Views: 22162

Re: Santa Anita 2019

I don't think this got posted. Churchill, Keeneland, NYRA considering partial Lasix ban A group of racing companies that includes Churchill Downs, Keeneland, and the New York Racing Association are in discussions on a plan to prohibit the raceday use of furosemide in races for 2-year-olds and in sta...
by Sparrow Castle
Wed Apr 17, 2019 12:36 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2019 Foals
Replies: 670
Views: 37279

Re: 2019 Foals

Horsebagger wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:49 pm
Growing up nicely, just short of 3 months.....

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She's absolutely lovely! Thanks for the update. Has mom scanned in foal?
by Sparrow Castle
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Horse racing to return to Virginia
Replies: 10
Views: 938

Re: Horse racing to return to Virginia

I had to search for this old thread, but it's finally happening. The WaPo article is paid subscription, but I think they give some free articles per month. Horse racing returns as gaming parlors open in Virginia Horses soon will race again at Colonial Downs, and Virginians will be able to bet on the...
by Sparrow Castle
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: The greatness of a nation and its moral progress
Replies: 85
Views: 10996

Re: The greatness of a nation and its moral progress

Parker Hit With Nine More Animal Cruelty Charges In Continued Fallout From Louisiana Rescue Case Things got more complicated this week for Hal W. Parker, the Louisiana horseman who boarded and quarantined horses for a kill pen rescue in 2018. Parker, 60, of Haile, La., has been hit with nine animal...
by Sparrow Castle
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 747
Views: 22162

Re: Santa Anita 2019

Scollay Outlines Bisphosphonate Concerns to KHRC ... To regulate bisphosphonates, Scollay suspects it's going to require effort from all involved, including regulators, tracks, sale companies, and veterinarians. Scollay said because there are so many unknown bisphosphonates and they carry such pote...
by Sparrow Castle
Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Jockey/Trainer News - 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 544

Re: Jockey/Trainer News - 2019

Yep, one down and many more to go...and not just in CA.

Jeremy Balan @jeremybalan
27m27 minutes ago
For those curious about what happened to Billy Morey... the CHRB just sent this out.
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by Sparrow Castle
Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Santa Anita 2019
Replies: 747
Views: 22162

Re: Santa Anita 2019

Great sentiments, probably too late. This ship has sailed and the only vehicle on board that I see is the 2019 Horseracing Integrity Act. Op/Ed: Barbara Banke ... Some may say that the horse industry does not need more regulation. I say that we need to replace the patchwork of conflicting medication...
by Sparrow Castle
Tue Apr 16, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Kentucky Derby Top 5
Replies: 74
Views: 2214

Re: Kentucky Derby Top 5

Good grief, we've really been taken over by the twilight zone!!! Twitter's all over it... Joshua @barbaro1420 Replying to @flothejock @SeaBass912 Are you running interference for Improbable or Game Winner? Do you suppose the IRS would look at any profits from a Baffert win as a "long-term investmen...
by Sparrow Castle
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Horse Followings
Topic: American Pharoah's Children
Replies: 11
Views: 276

Re: American Pharoah's Children

Tesorina , Maven , and Lady Delaware are all entered in Race 1 (4.5f MSW) at Aqueduct on 4/17. Lady Delaware is a half sister to Hootenanny. Tesorina is out of G1 winner Nonsuch Bay. Maven is out of blacktype winner Richies Party Girl. All are trained by Wesley Ward. Good luck to all and more impor...
by Sparrow Castle
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Kentucky Derby Top 5
Replies: 74
Views: 2214

Re: Kentucky Derby Top 5

No great surprise, but good that the drama wasn't prolonged. Honestly, the more I think about the SA Derby, the more I want to just toss everyone involved. I do think Omaha Beach will really need his ride to succeed in this race. Insert a joke about Geroux running interference on the rest of the fi...