Monthly Archives: August 2012

ITBA Welcomes first Grade 1 Races for Mares in Ireland & Britian

ITBA National Hunt Committee welcomes the decision taken by HRI to add two new Grade 1 races for mares to the 2013 National Hunt Racing Calendar. The ITBA believes it will provide a significant boost to the National Hunt breeding industry.
The mare?s pattern has been improved over the last number of years and the...

Read more

13 Unlucky for Some but not Frankel !

Lucky 13 for Frankel as winning streak continues !Frankel,by the great Galileo (IRE) and out of the smart mare,Kind(IRE) one of the world's leading racehorses, made it 13 wins in a row by coming home first by a crushing seven lengths in the Juddmonte International Stakes at York on Wednesday.

The mile-and-a-quarter race was the first...

Read more