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Freeze Frame

2019-05-16T11:12:50-05:00May 16th, 2019|

    Freeze Frame   By Mike Valiante   The camera quality in everyone’s cell phone has made amateur photographers out of many of us with the emphasis on amateur. Professional photographers understand there is a lot more to the skill than the ability to point and click, especially when [...]

Buick Lands Rare Coolmore Mount

2019-05-11T09:03:05-05:00May 11th, 2019|

  Aidan O'Brien's reach leads to his deep pool of riding talent being stretched thin at times. It seems this led to William Buick getting the call on Van Beethoven in the group 1 Emirates Poule d'Essai des Poulains (French Two Thousand Guineas) on May 12. Buick will be having [...]

Godolphin Ready for Battle with O’Brien

2019-05-08T08:42:51-05:00May 8th, 2019|

Charlie Appleby, one of Godolphin's main trainers is poised to battle with Aidan O'brien and put a wrench in Coolmore's classic domination. O'Brien had a double at Newmarket this past weekend with Magna Grecia and Hermosa.   Appleby said: "We want to be competitive in the big races and at [...]

Maven First in US

2019-04-21T16:57:10-05:00April 21st, 2019|

    Wesley Ward missed out on being the trainer of the first winning American Pharoah offspring, but he doesn't mind being second-best in that regard. That distinction went to Aidan O'Brien and Monarch of Egypt. You can read about Monarch of Egypt here..... "I'll always be second to Aidan," [...]

American Pharoah Off the Right Way

2019-04-14T06:50:43-05:00April 14th, 2019|

  Monarch of Egypt became the first runner and first winner sired by Triple Crown hero American Pharoah  when the 2-year-old trained by Aidan O'Brien took opening contest of Naas's April 13 card, the five-furlong Irish Stallion Farms EBF race. The late-March foal was ridden by Ryan Moore and raced [...]

Coolmore Buys into Galiean

2019-04-12T08:40:50-05:00April 12th, 2019|

  The Coolmore partnership of Michael Tabor, John Magnier, and Derrick Smith purchased an interest in graded-placed and multiple stakes winner Galilean from West Point Thoroughbreds and their partners on this horse ahead of the April 13 Arkansas Derby (G1) at Oaklawn Park. They apparently are looking ahead at the [...]

Coolmore Shuttling Stallions

2019-04-08T21:18:08-05:00April 8th, 2019|

    Coolmore is sending two of their top stallion prospects to Australia for stud duty. "Saxon Warrior and Mendelssohn combine group 1-winning excellence at 2 with remarkable performances at 3," said Paddy Oman, Coolmore Australia's sales and nominations representative. "They are both by exceptional sires, have stallions' pedigrees, and [...]

Justify to Australia

2019-04-04T10:01:16-05:00April 4th, 2019|

  Coolmore is sending two Triple Crown winners to Australia for the upcoming Southern Hemisphere breeding season. The unbeaten Justify will join American Pharoah at Jerrys Plains, in New South Wales. "Justify was a phenomenal racehorse who re-wrote the history books through his achievements on the track. It's an absolute [...]