High Winds and Extreme Cold Force Cancellation of Friday and Saturday Racing at Aqueduct Racetrack

OZONE PARK, N.Y. – The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) has canceled live racing on Friday and Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack due to high winds and frigid temperatures forecast to impact the New York metropolitan area. The National Weather Service (NWS), which aligns with forecasts provided by NYRA’s independent weather services, is calling for…
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Proof That NY-Breds Can Take You Anywhere as City Man Runs in the G1 Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational

OZONE PARK, N.Y. (NYRA press release) – Breeder Christina Deronda of Moonstar Farm is riding high with multiple graded stakes-winning New York-bred City Man, who strives for his first Grade 1 score in Saturday’s $1 million Pegasus World Cup Turf Invitational at Gulfstream Park. Located in Pawling, New York, Moonstar Farm is operated by Deronda…
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Three-Time Grade 1 Winner & Multimillionaire Mind Control Set for Stallion Duty at Rockridge Stud in NY

Winner of 11 Stakes – Three of Them Grade 1 – And a GSW Each Year He Raced Displayed Class, Speed and Soundness En Route to Banking $2,185,834 Ocala, FL / December 21, 2022 – Red Oak Stable (Stephen P. Brunetti) and Madaket Stable’s (Sol Kumin) Mind Control, winner of the Grade 1 $750,000 Cigar…
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Please Consider Nominating Your 2022 Foal to the Lucrative Futurity Series at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack

** DECEMBER 31st ** Nomination Deadline Lady Finger Stakes $70,000 added Estimated gross $100,000 Aspirant Stakes $70,000 added Estimated gross $100,000 New York Breeders’ Futurity $100,000 added Estimated gross $200,000   Are your 2021 NY-breds nominated?   CLICK HERE TO SEARCH BY DAM    On the list? Great news! Horses on this list are fully…
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McMahon of Saratoga and Irish Hill & Dutchess Views Host 2023 Stallion Shows Saturday, Dec. 10

McMahon of Saratoga Thoroughbreds and Irish Hill & Dutchess Stallions will host their annual stallion open houses on Saturday, December 10. Please see below for full details on the locations, hours and stallion rosters for each open house. McMahon to Welcome SNAPPER SINCLAIR At Stallion Open House, Saturday, December 10  McMahon of Saratoga Thoroughbreds, LLC…
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New York-Bred Weanling Market at Keeneland November Rounding Back into Strong Form

Tracking the fortunes of New York-bred weanlings at Keeneland’s November Breeding Stock Sale over a period of years gives helpful context for interpreting the results of the recently concluded 2022 renewal of the November Sale, which was held Nov. 7-16. There has been considerable variation in participation and outcomes for New York weanlings at this…
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Omaha Beach Colt, Flatter Filly Top New Yorkers at Fasig-Tipton Kentucky October Yearlings Sale

By Sarah Mace It wasn’t until midway through the fourth and final session of this week’s Fasig-Tipton Kentucky October Yearlings Sale (Monday-Thursday, October 24-27) that Hip 1337, a chestnut colt by Omaha Beach bred by Deann Baer and Greg Baer DVM, had his date with the auctioneer. Before exiting the ring, he was hammered down…
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