Baudron excited for Breeders Crown with ‘Cuatro’
"My preference is they are good," Baudron said with a laugh. "When you have a good horse, I don't care if it's a trotter or a Thoroughbred. We try to find the good one."
Baudron, a native of France and the 34-year-old grandson of renowned horseman Jean Pierre Dubois, has enjoyed success with both breeds during his career as a trainer, driver, and jockey. He has trained 560 harness racing winners and 151 on the Thoroughbred side. He has nearly 400 wins as a driver, including four Grade 1 ev... more...
McCarthy sweeps Simpson pacing stake at Philly
Fastest among the three McCarthy winners, all of whom were heavy favorites, was the Captaintreacherous miss Marloe Hanover, who made the top at the ¼, then powered home in :27.2 to be 5¾ lengths ahead of the nearest opposition at the end of a 1:50.4 mile. Nifty N... more...
Southwind Timonium yearling videos online
The yearlings (which will sell in the Preferred Equine consignment) feature colts and fillies by Muscle Hill, first crop sires Huntsville and Devious Man, as well as American Ideal and Sportswriter.
In addition to the standard paddock videos, this year we are providing walking and conformation videos.
Yearlings are available for inspection at the farm. For an appointment please call Farm Manager Laura Young at the farm (609)737-9067 or Syndicate Manager, Michael Klau at 917-930-2709... more...
Ramona Hill, Southwind Tyrion on sidelines
In addition, the world champion 2-year-old trotting colt Southwind Tyrion was not entered in the Breeders Crown because he came down with a slight cold when he was shipped from Lexington to New Jersey.
Ramona Hill finished second in her Bluegrass division on Oct. 4 and then in the Kentucky Filly Futurity on Oct. 11 she made a break going down the backstretch at the half. Alagna... more...
Burke, Miller ready for 2YO Crown eliminations
Hoosier hosts $25,000 eliminations for 2 year olds and 3-year-old fillies Friday.
The top-five finishers from each elimination advance to next week’s finals. Elimination winners will draw for posts one through five for the finals.
Burke, who ranks No. 2 among all trainers in Breeders Crown history with 17 t... more...
Diamondtequilashot a convincing winner in Meadows feature
Diamondtequilashot was third near the three-quarters when Tony Hall sent her after the leader Touchamatic. The 7-year-old daughter of Palone Ranger-Straitequilanite overpowered that rival and held off the late rally of Crisp Mane to down her by 1-1/2 lengths in 1:51.2. Lakeisha Hall shot the Lightning Lane for show.
Bill Rhoades trains the winner, who extended her lifetime bankroll to $334,674, for Rick Senger.
It was one of th... more...
Owner, amateur driver Lon Frocione dies
Mr. Frocione became interested in the Standardbred sport in 1959 after having met several racing fans while working as a salesman. He adopted their interest and soon became an owner, trainer and driver.
He had a deep interest in amateur driving and in 2006 represented the United States in Italy in the World Cup of Amateur Driving. He was also the founder of the Women’s International Trot, showcasing the finest female drivers from the USA, Canada, Europe, Australia... more...
Headlines • October 22, 2020
▪ Baudron excited for Breeders Crown with ‘Cuatro’
▪ McCarthy sweeps Simpson pacing stake at Philly
▪ Southwind Timonium yearling videos online
▪ Ramona Hill, Southwind Tyrion on sidelines
▪ Burke, Miller ready for 2YO Crown eliminations
▪ Diamondtequilashot a convincing winner in Meadows feature
▪ Owner, amateur driver Lon Frocione dies
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