The Jockey Club board of stewards, concerned with the narrowing of the diversity of the Thoroughbred gene pool, today announced its consideration of a rule to limit the annual breeding of individual stallions starting with the 2021 breeding season.

The Jockey Club Considers Rule Regarding Breeding Stallions


The Jockey Club board of stewards, concerned with the narrowing of the diversity of the Thoroughbred gene pool, today announced its consideration of a rule to limit the annual breeding of individual stallions starting with the 2021 breeding season.

Six Figure Sales For Fastnet Rock and Footstepsinthesand


Footstepsinthesand saw his terrific run on the track mirrored in the sales ring on Tuesday, when his son (Lot 2) sold for £100,000 to bloodstock agent Bobby O’Ryan and trainer Richard Spencer at the Goffs UK Premier Yearling Sale.

Life's Work: Oral History – Seth Hancock

Life's Work: Seth Hancock
An oral history project presented by the Keeneland Library in partnership with University of Kentucky Libraries' Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History and Thoroughbred Daily News

Fast Start for Rubick


We’ve had just 18 days of the Australian racing this season and Rubick has made a particularly fast start with a flurry of smart winners.

Tough initiation for Cambridge Stud couple


To say that the past fortnight has been a tough one for Cambridge Stud owners Brendan and Jo Lindsay would be an understatement.
The fickle nature of the thoroughbred racing and breeding industry could not have been highlighted any better than a thirty-minute period on a sunny Saturday morning just two weeks ago.

Record Breaking Season for I Am Invincible


The 2018/2019 Australian racing season has ended with Yarraman Park’s flagship sire I Am Invincible setting new records for seasonal stakes-winners and winners. I Am Invincible sired 184 winners of 301 races with earnings of $17.7 million to finish second to only Snitzel on the score of earnings, but on the measure of stakes-winners and winners he was in a class of his own.



New Winner for Rubick


Exciting young sire Rubick had his third winner for the new season on Monday when Jailbreak (3g Rubick x Our Songbird, by Fastnet Rock) saluted at Goulburn as a hot favourite.