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Machowsky Named F-T California Representative

16 Jan 2019
For nearly 30 years, trainer Mike Machowsky has been largely known for a Southern California string out of which the odd diamond has been plucked. As of the middle of next month, he’ll be helping other trainers in their attempts to achieve the same conjuring trick, when he hands in his trainer’s license and picks
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Under the Radar: Blame

16 Jan 2019
In this new series we ask agents and others who book a lot of mares for their clients which sires might be flying slightly under the radar in this breeding season. Who might be getting overlooked in the rush for the new, hot thing? Read on. Liz Crow BLAME, Claiborne, $30,000 Munnings and Lookin At
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KY Bill Seeks to Divide Educational Funds Among New Entities

16 Jan 2019
A Kentucky state senator whose professional background includes media and event management positions within the Thoroughbred industry has filed a bill that would redistribute how a portion of the state’s excise tax on horse racing wagers gets used to fund equine education programs at Kentucky’s colleges. Damon Thayer, the Republican Majority Floor Leader, told TDN
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Baker Retires from Training, Transitions to Consultant Role

16 Jan 2019
Hall of Fame Canadian conditioner Reade Baker, whose career was highlighted by a Sovereign Award as Canada’s outstanding trainer in 2005, will retire from training and transition to a new career as a racing, breeding and sales consultant, according to a statement posted on his Facebook page Tuesday morning. In total, Baker trained 13 Sovereign
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Body and Soul: Up Here and Down Under

16 Jan 2019
You know how you sometimes start out with a possible conclusion based on the research you are going to do–but have not yet started–but at the end of the process you’re smacked upside the head because your original suspicion was wrong? Welcome to the world of biomechanical and pedigree analysis for the leading sires in
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