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by lurkey mclurker
Wed Oct 08, 2014 6:10 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: ...Cigar?
Replies: 153
Views: 24336

Re: ...Cigar?

*sigh* I was hoping this would be a time when the internet rumors were unfounded. :cry: I can remember Secretariat, Ruffian, Affirmed & Alydar, Slew, Spectacular Bid, Forego & John Henry... watching a filly win the Derby for the first time in a hundred years. And Cigar will always hold a place with ...
by lurkey mclurker
Tue Oct 07, 2014 11:02 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: ...Cigar?
Replies: 153
Views: 24336

...Cigar?

Has there been any word on him? Barbara Livingston posted a gorgeous pic on Twitter but the comments are all saying Facebook says he passed away today. :( ETA: the tweet is here: https://twitter.com/DRFLivingston/status/519677870013026306 and link surfing takes you to someone who says they visited t...
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 28, 2014 5:59 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1)
Replies: 89
Views: 16746

Re: Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1)

More via Twitter:

Teresa Genaro ‏@BklynBckstretch 4h
Am told by NYRA steward that hearing for Junior Alvarado for ride on Moreno in JCGC yesterday will take place Wednesday (more)


(But there wasn't any more, at least not yet)
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 28, 2014 12:32 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: GR I 9F $300K Awesome Again Stakes Entries (Shared Belief)
Replies: 90
Views: 14774

Re: GR I 9F $300K Awesome Again Stakes Entries (Shared Belie

via Twitter:

Jay Privman ‏@DRFPrivman 9m
Victor Espinoza ordered to meet with stewards this morning to explain his actions in Awesome Again, per steward Tom Ward. #santaanita
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Sep 28, 2014 12:19 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1)
Replies: 89
Views: 16746

Re: Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1)

David Grening ‏@DRFGrening 27m
Jockey @RajivMaragh underwent surgery this morning, had two plates and some screws to repair broken right arm. No word yet how long he's out
by lurkey mclurker
Sat Sep 20, 2014 11:20 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Photos/News about Broodmares
Replies: 1004
Views: 251760

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Her little matching socks are really beyond adorable. Black Caviar looks a bit tired still, maybe the wee one is running her off her feet. :mrgreen:
by lurkey mclurker
Wed Sep 17, 2014 11:54 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Foals of 2014
Replies: 1798
Views: 264262

Re: Foals of 2014

Very handsome, lovely colt!
by lurkey mclurker
Tue Sep 16, 2014 9:33 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2014 KEE SEP Yearling Sale Catalog
Replies: 155
Views: 33300

Re: 2014 KEE SEP Yearling Sale Catalog

But how much does it cost (board, care etc) to raise a colt or filly to that point...? What kind of profit might a breeder see from a stud fee of $7500 and a sale price of $90k? (Just curious, not critical. :mrgreen: ) These numbers all vary, so my choices are approximate, but pretty average: Sales...
by lurkey mclurker
Mon Sep 15, 2014 10:16 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2014 KEE SEP Yearling Sale Catalog
Replies: 155
Views: 33300

Re: 2014 KEE SEP Yearling Sale Catalog

But how much does it cost (board, care etc) to raise a colt or filly to that point...? What kind of profit might a breeder see from a stud fee of $7500 and a sale price of $90k?

(Just curious, not critical. :mrgreen: )
by lurkey mclurker
Sat Sep 06, 2014 6:08 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Don't Tell Sophia
Replies: 2
Views: 1021

Re: Don't Tell Sophia

I saw something on Twitter that said Don't Tell Sophia hasn't been worse than third for the last two years?? Impressive. :mrgreen:
by lurkey mclurker
Sun Aug 24, 2014 10:21 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: Photos/News about Broodmares
Replies: 1004
Views: 251760

Re: Photos/News about Broodmares

Don't think this was posted yet... :mrgreen:

Jim Rome @jimrome · Aug 17
Drove from Paris to Deauville to see...MIZDIRECTION! Retired and living the good life in France. She's fantastic.

Image
by lurkey mclurker
Mon Aug 11, 2014 9:42 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Bal a Bali coming to the U.S.
Replies: 37
Views: 7311

Re: Bal a Bali coming to the U.S.

Best wishes and all good hopes for his recovery... what a brave boy.
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Jul 31, 2014 8:06 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Jockey/Trainer News
Replies: 485
Views: 87199

Re: Jockey/Trainer News

BaroqueAgain1 wrote:This Paulick article may give you some background on that....
http://www.paulickreport.com/news/ray-s ... stic-race/
Wow. :shock: Thanks for the link.
by lurkey mclurker
Thu Jul 31, 2014 6:54 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Jockey/Trainer News
Replies: 485
Views: 87199

Re: Jockey/Trainer News

Does anyone have more info about these tweets by Jay Privman? Jay Privman ‏@DRFPrivman 1h Perhaps CHRB/stewards aren't acting fast enough for some, but previous era of stewards didn't act at all. Just looked other way. #delmar Jay Privman ‏@DRFPrivman 1h Not defending what's gone on with Masochistic...
by lurkey mclurker
Fri Jul 25, 2014 1:09 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Wise Dan
Replies: 552
Views: 88594

Re: Wise Dan

Barbara Livingston posted a pic of Dan's workout on Twitter here https://twitter.com/DRFLivingston/status/492694378822250496 and mentions that the tape(?) that is visible is explained in a DRF story but it's premium. Can anyone see it and explain? http://t.co/lS2rgSHS1m “He has a little soreness in...
by lurkey mclurker
Fri Jul 25, 2014 12:35 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: Wise Dan
Replies: 552
Views: 88594

Re: Wise Dan

Barbara Livingston posted a pic of Dan's workout on Twitter here https://twitter.com/DRFLivingston/statu ... 8822250496

and mentions that the tape(?) that is visible is explained in a DRF story but it's premium. Can anyone see it and explain?

http://t.co/lS2rgSHS1m
by lurkey mclurker
Wed Jul 16, 2014 1:01 pm
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2014 Matings
Replies: 602
Views: 126882

Re: 2014 Matings

Cesario (JPN) ---> King Kamehameha (in foal) Buena Vista (JPN) ---> King Kamehameha (in foal) Salomina (GER) ---> Deep Impact (in foal) Southern Speed (AUS) ---> Lord Kanaloa (in foal) https://pbs.twimg.com/media/BsoSKUfCIAA2oqD.jpg Buena Vista and her 2014 King Kamehameha filly @inkmarksofsu <--- ...
by lurkey mclurker
Tue Jul 15, 2014 12:41 am
Forum: Breeding & Sales
Topic: 2014 JRHA Select Sale
Replies: 20
Views: 5738

Re: 2014 JRHA Select Sale

Azeri's 2014 colt by Deep Impact brought USD $2.45 million :shock:

Pic from Twitter:

https://twitter.com/racingraphael/statu ... 2272528385

Sales results for the second day (foal sale): http://www4.jrha.or.jp/eng/html/saleres ... lash2.html
by lurkey mclurker
Wed Jul 02, 2014 6:48 pm
Forum: Racing
Topic: California Chrome
Replies: 3645
Views: 488025

Re: California Chrome

It sounds like he has paddock privileges now :lol:

Article: http://www.fresnobee.com/2014/06/28/400 ... -star.html

And this pic of him grazing, via Twitter, was from June 22.