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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, August 15, 2022 Contact: Chauncey Morris Executive Director, KTA/KTOB (859) 447-5688 LEXINGTON, KY, The Kentucky Thoroughbred Association (KTA) and Kentucky Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders (KTOB) elect members of the Board of Directors. Members of the KTA/KTOB Board of Directors serve three-year terms and are elected by the full membership of… Read more

August 15, 2022

Kentucky-bred Chi Town Lady made her first foray into Grade 1 company a winning one, rallying from last to win the seven-furlong Test S. (G1) at Saratoga on Saturday, Aug. 6. Breaking from the outside in post position No. 7 under Joel Rosario, Chi Town Lady settled at the back of the pack early as… Read more

August 11, 2022

CHC Inc. and WinStar Farm’s Kentucky-bred Life Is Good scored an impressive front-running victory in the $1 million Whitney S. (G1) at Saratoga on Saturday, Aug. 6, earning the son of Into Mischief a berth into the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) on Nov. 6 at Keeneland. Ridden by Irad Ortiz Jr. for trainer… Read more

August 8, 2022

Kretz Racing’s American Theorem swopped past rivals in the 77th edition of the Bing Crosby S. (G1) at Del Mar on Saturday, July 30, and finished fastest of all to outrun eight rivals en route to earning a berth in the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Sprint (G1). Ridden by Joe Bravo for trainer George Papaprodromou,… Read more

August 1, 2022

Kirk and Judy Robison’s reigning Champion Male Sprinter Jackie’s Warrior made short work of his rivals in the $350,000 Alfred Vanderbilt H. (G1) at Saratoga on Saturday, winning the six-furlong test geared down by two lengths, becoming the first horse in history to win Grade 1 events at Saratoga for three consecutive years. A Kentucky-bred… Read more

August 1, 2022

Cyberknife, winner of the Arkansas Derby (G1) in April, racked up his second Grade 1 victory on Saturday, July 23 with a determined score over Taiba in the $1 million Haskell Stakes (G1) at Monmouth Park. The game victory earned Cyberknife a berth in the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (G1) and provided trainer Brad… Read more

July 25, 2022

Three-year-old filly Nest made a strong case for year-end honors with a dazzling 12 ¼-length victory in the 106th renewal of the $500,000 Coaching Club American Oaks (G1) at Saratoga on Saturday, July 23. Owned by Repole Stable, Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, and Michael House, Nest entered the CCA Oaks off a game runner-up effort to… Read more

July 25, 2022

Kentucky-bred Tenebrism, a Group 1 winner at two last year, registered her second Group 1 victory with a determined score in the Prix Jean Prat (G1) in Deauville, France on Sunday, July 11. The 3-year-old daughter of Caravaggio settled in mid-pack early and was roused two furlongs from the finish by jockey Ryan Moore. She… Read more

July 11, 2022

After racking up multiple Graded stakes wins on dirt already in his career, Classic Causeway demonstrated an affinity for the turf on Saturday, July 9,, defeating a top-class international field in the $1 million Belmont Derby Invitational (G1) at Belmont Park in his debut over a new surface. The son of Giant’s Causeway took to… Read more

July 11, 2022

In addition to Mo Donegal’s victory in the Belmont Stakes (G1), Kentucky-breds dominated the Grade 1 events on the June 11th Belmont Stakes undercard. Flightline delivered on the hype and remained undefeated in his career with a six-length romp in the $1 million Metropolitan H. (G1). Overcoming an awkward start, Flightline, owned by Hronis Racing,… Read more

June 25, 2022