Some backside blurbs to get caught up on the Sport of Kings: Code of Honor redeemed himself with a nice win in the Fountain of Youth. (Nice colt) Hidden Scroll set a fast pace in the Fountain of Youth but did not appear to appreciate being thrown to the [...]
Bad news in Kentucky. They changed the tax laws for 2018 as it pertains to gambling winnings. Kentucky, home of the greatest two minutes in sports, the Kentucky Derby, and the thoroughbred breeding capital of the world, apparently forget that bettors fuel the industry and prevent racing for blue [...]
Battle of Midway By Kaitlin Free Photos By Courtney Snow Broken bones are difficult to fix but sometimes hearts even more so. A loss of any equine athlete is a sad but all too real part of our sport. I like to think all horses are created equal, [...]
A fast catch up on the Sport of Kings with Kaitlin Free: It has been announced that Mubtaahij will stand at Haras Abolengo in Argentina. Inti earned an automatic berth to the Breeders' Cup Classic after taking the G1 February Stakes at Tokyo Racecourse. This was the first [...]
Kaitlin Free shares some of the latest news in the Sport of Kings Dubai World Cup night nominations were released this week. 1,440 entries in total including Almond Eye, Roy H, Thunder Snow, Stormy Liberal and Gunnevera. Gronkowski has been confirmed for the Dubai World Cup. Arrived at [...]
The purse of the Dubai World Cup has been raised to $12 million dollars. Will the Pegasus purse also be raised remains to be seen. Read about the Dubai increase here......
Thunder Snow, who just said no in the Kentucky Derby last year, said yes in the Dubai World Cup riding a speed track and good inside to a record breaking win over West Coast. I don't feel so bad about the shot I took with him in the Derby. I [...]
The US horses are headed to Dubai and scheduled to arrive there today, Wednesday March, 21st. Among the contenders are West Coast, Pavel, Stormy Liberal and Mind Your Biscuits. Read about the US horses heading to Dubai here....
West Coast who is not a particularly good work horse according to trainer Bob Baffert apparently worked extremely well in his last US tune up before his trip to Dubai. West Coast is expected by many to be the top older male this year. It's March and a long year. [...]