January 2017

Keeneland Ready for January Sale

Consignors and buyers ready to participate in the Keeneland January horses of all ages sale that begins today braved the cold weekend weather on their way to Lexington. Luckily for them the weather is expected…




2017 HOY finalists Horse of the Year

Chrome, Arrogate Announced as HOY Finalists

The nominees for the 2016 Eclipse Awards were announced, and unsurprisingly California Chrome and Arrogate find themselves pitted against one another as HOY finalists. The Horse of the Year field also includes three-year-old filly Songbird,…


Kentucky Places Embargo on Louisiana Horses

The Office of the Kentucky State Veterinarian imposed an embargo on horses from Louisiana tracks or training centers from entering Kentucky tracks or training centers stemming from positive test results for equine herpesvirus at Fair…


Road to the Derby: Sham Stakes

Sham Stakes Kicks off 2017 Kentucky Derby Prep Races in Southern California Bob Baffert-trained Collected won last year’s Sham Stakes making his first start on dirt following two races on grass. Will Baffert-trained American Anthem be this year’s winner for the…