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THREAD

  Recapping the results and notes from racing yesterday – 10 hours of action.. below is also the live blogging section from yesterday morning..       LOUISIANA DERBY – 97 BEYER FOR VICAR’S IN TROUBLE Little itty bitty VICAR’S

BLOCKBUSTER

 Friday stuff on Thoroughblog – DUBAI WORLD CUP live blogging here tomorrow morning..FLORIDA DERBY and LOUISIANA DERBY are big races on the road to the Kentucky Derby, Fort Erie hanging in the balance..and more…       DUBAI WORLD CUP

STRUCTURE

POSTS FOR FLORIDA DERBY ON SATURDAY: 1-Wildcat Red 2-Matador(Canadian-bred owned by John Oxley, won Cup & Saucer) 3-Cairo Prince 4-Constitution 5-East Hall 6-General A Rod 7-Allstar 8-Spot   DUBAI WORLD CUP DRAW:      POST POSITION DRAWS FOR WORLD CUP

FOUND

  NEWS UPDATE – MONDAY 6:30 P.M. – WE MISS ARTIE TO GO STRAIGHT TO KENTUCKY DERBY after returning to Palm Meadows training centre and trainer Todd Pletcher. ASSERTING BEAR will head to the TOYOTA BLUE GRASS at Keeneland. Trainer

COUNTRY

  WE MISS ARTIE on to the Kentucky Derby, posts 85 Beyer Speed Figure in Spiral (G2) win)…read on..   WE LOVE ARTIE! Canadian-bred headed to Derby during 50th anniversary of the Dancer Canadian-bred 3-year-old colt WE MISS ARTIE, by

SPIN

    Good luck to Canadians in big races today – ASSERTING BEAR for the Bear Stable, Reade Baker, WE MISS ARTIE and special hug to my buddy APPRENTICE HANOVER, at Yonkers tonight riding a 9 race winning streak…  

BRACKET

Welcoming a new soul into the horse racing world at Hill ‘n’ Dale. GLENN SIKURA helps out EXPECT THE END, who won over $200,000 and was a stakes winner by Precise End, as she delivers a Silent Name (JPn) colt.

ST. PATRICK

            CANADIAN WINNERS AND OTHER COOL CANADIAN NEWS   WHY KATHERINE is as tough as nails in the female grass category at Woodbine and the daughter of Whywhywhy, owned by Ontario’s TERRA RACING of Dom

CRUNCH

      Congratulations to Queen’s Plate winner BIG RED MIKE, who has a new home:   Happy Friday – the snowbanks are super high again after another big snowfall in southern Ontario, here are some hot topics in racing

WEATHER

      MARCH OCALA 2YO SALE – BIG MONEY Led by a pair of colts that sold for $1.6 million, the Ocala March 2yo sale broke records on Tuesday with an increase in average of over 22% (up to