Illinois-Bred Munnings Filly Shines Under the Lightings

8th-CD, $45,141, Msw , 4-29, 3yo/ up, f/ m, 5 1/2 f, 1:03.55, ft. SHAR RAN( f, 3, Munnings -Mean ImogeneGSP, by Silver Deputy) , let go at generous odds of 8-1, stalked the pace of second choice Miss Kentucky( Blame ), grabbed that one a furlong from the wire and went on to a 2 1/4 -length graduation Saturday night at Churchill Downs. A voice, but distant third to next-out winner My Miss Tapit( Tapit) in a Mar. 10 Gulfstream maiden, the Illinois-bred filly jumped alertly and did the…

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Farhaan cyclones past Perfectly Majestic in Thunder Road – Horse Racing Nation

Horse Racing Nation Farhaan blizzards past Perfectly Majestic in Thunder Road Horse Racing Nation I worked him coming into this race and I thought he’d operate big . … Owned by Mathew Schera, Farhaan, a full horse at the age of eight, is a Kentucky-bred son of 2006 Belmont Stakes winner, Jazil and was constructing his 31 st career start in the Thunder Road.

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Michelle Payne: ‘Serious but stable’ after fall

( CNN) Jockey Michelle Payne was set to build her debut at Royal Ascot next month, but the first female win of the Melbourne Cup is in a “serious but stable condition” after suffering abdomen traumata in a fall. The Australian is expected to remain in hospital for “at least a week” after falling from her mount Dutch courage in a race at Mildura Monday.

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Keeneland Spring Meet concludes with robust attendance and wagering – Horse Racing Nation

Horse Racing Nation Keeneland Spring Meet concludes with robust attendance and wagering Horse Racing Nation Keeneland successfully concluded its 2017 Spring Meet on Friday as exceptional racing, improved food and hospitality offerings, one-of-a-kind special events and warm, sunny weather yielded robust attendance and on-track and all-sources wagering results …

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Trio of Million-Dollar Babies Set OBS April Alight

Going into the third session of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s April Sale of 2-Year-Olds-in-Training Sale, the auction had produced a total of two million-dollar marketings in its entire history. That number was doubled within minutes Thursday as a filly by More Than Ready( hip 778) brought an even$ 1 million from Alessandro Marconi on behalf of a Middle Eastern client and, before the buzz had died down in the sales pavilion, a colt by Tiznow( hip 793) sold for an all-time OBS record $ 2.45 million to Coolmore’s M.V.…

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