Breeding News

TODAY September 15, 2014
Grade 2 winner Flashback has been retired from racing and will make his stallion debut in 2015 at Hill ‘n’ Dale Farm in Lexington, Ky.
YESTERDAY September 14, 2014
Multiple Grade 1 winner Behrens died Sunday following a brief illness at Old Friends at Cabin Creek, the Bobby Frankel division in Greenfield Center, N.Y.
Grade 3 winner Super Ninety Nine has been retired from racing and will make his debut at stud in 2015 at the Pons family’s Country Life Farm in Bel Air, Md.
September 13, 2014
Unbeaten Australian champion Black Caviar delivered her first foal, a filly by Darley shuttle sire Exceed And Excel, on Saturday in the Hunter Valley region of New South Wales, Australia.
Cross Traffic, the winner of last year’s Grade 1 Whitney Invitational, has been retired and will stand his debut season at stud at B. Wayne Hughes’s Spendthrift Farm in 2015. His stud fee will be $15,000.
September 12, 2014
One of the leading 3-year-old fillies in North America – Sweet Reason, the winner of the Grade 1 Acorn and Grade 1 Test in New York in her last two starts – was bred in partnership by Beth Harris and her husband, Brent, whose extended family owns 1,000 ...
The victory of Cristina’s Journey in the Grade 2 Pocahontas Stakes on Sept. 6 serves as a reminder of Any Given Saturday’s prowess as a racehorse and makes one wonder if he might have done better at another stallion station, where he would not have ...
September 11, 2014
Brian Lyle has joined the stallion sales team at B. Wayne Hughes’s Spendthrift Farm in Lexington, Ky., the farm announced Thursday. A 17-year veteran of the Thoroughbred industry, Lyle previously worked for seven years as the boarding and stallion ...
Grade 3 winner Brethren, a half-brother to classic winner and current leading freshman sire Super Saver, will stand the 2015 breeding season at Joe and Helen Barbazon’s Pleasant Acres Farm in Willston, Fla.
September 10, 2014
Multiple Grade 1 winner and young sire Smiling Tiger will relocate to Harris Farms in Coalinga, Calif., for the 2015 breeding season.