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Drosselmeyer

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What the Nation is saying about Drosselmeyer...

TimeformUS Analyst Doug Salvatore goes through his 2013 Divisional ChampionsRead More
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  • https://www.facebook.com/joey.benson.121 · also, will take charge is the best horse in the country. the blinker change turned him into a monster · 110 days ago ·
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  • icyhotboo · "Game On Dude saw his form deteriorate when it mattered most" nope, his form didn't deteriorate, this horse always runs the same race win or lose. He tells you what time he'll run, what internal fractions, what position he'll have, and what lane he'll be in throughout. The best part of it is, he does all this before the race, every single time he runs without deviation. That's a step up from merely being a horse for a year. How about "bettors delight" for all time award. · 110 days ago ·
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What do you guys think? http://www.winstarfarm.com/horses/drosselmeyer-2797.html
Conformation... http://www.winstarfarm.com/horses/drosselmeyer-2797.html
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  • kaitlinefree1 · love him! but i can't agree 100% that he is the most accomplished son of Drosselmeyer. i think Funny Cide is great also. · 264 days ago ·
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  • kaitlinefree1 · he also had good babies in Hystericalady, Commentator, Flower Alley, Any Given Saturday, Sharp Humor. · 264 days ago ·
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The Thoroughbred Racing Associations’ website says that, “The Eclipse Awards are presented annually to recognize those horses and individuals whose outstanding achievements have earned them the title of Champion in their respective categories.” Read More
Can you imagine a Kentucky Derby run at the extended sprint distance of one mile in the not too distant future?Read More
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  • goblin · Yes, I have no idea how accurate the tests are or will prove to be. I find the research interesting, but realize it's being used for monetary gain. · 463 days ago ·
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  • cocoa2 · I haven't read the article but I must ask this: Can you imagine someone breeding to Drosselmeyer when Flower Alley and Distorted Humor are still alive and well? · 463 days ago ·
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Thrilled to hear his first foal was just born! :)
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  • kaitlinefree1 · do you know what mare the foal was born too.?! · 464 days ago ·
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  • amfuller · It was a winning Hennessy mare Heather's Angel. Here's the article from Bloodhorse. http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/75497/drosselmeyers-first-foal-is-a-colt#ixzz2HcTARV4N · 464 days ago ·
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As 2013 approaches, we must all join together and help our Sport of Champions thrive.Read More
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  • buckpasser · I read that McClain didn't know anything about wagering and Hayward made her COo handling financial and wagering operations and surprise surprise there was a huge wagering scandal and subsequent lawsuits in the tens of millions of dollars so that the NYRA posted a loss inspite of all the casino money. Hayward picked her for her affirmative action credentials to cover her tracks no more no less. I am sure I will get heat for that comment but I've been around NYCity politics along time and I know how the game is played. · 468 days ago ·
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  • buckpasser · I read that McClain didn't know anything about wagering and Hayward made her COo handling financial and wagering operations and surprise surprise there was a huge wagering scandal and subsequent lawsuits in the tens of millions of dollars so that the NYRA posted a loss inspite of all the casino money. Hayward picked her for her affirmative action credentials to cover her tracks no more no less. I am sure I will get heat for that comment but I've been around NYCity politics along time and I know how the game is played. · 468 days ago ·
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Frustrated over how the Horse of the Year is decided? What if racing adopted a new system...Read More
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  • sjuwill · In the end to me, it doesnt matter who gets voted HOY....i look back at all the wonderful races run, i would not knock if a mare did not run against horses or fillies run against colts or turf horses ran on the dirt or synthetic.....go out there and put on the best show possible for the enjoyment of racing fans everywhere (even the West Coast)...just a jab at our ECB editor zipse · 863 days ago ·
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  • cocoa2 · Worth considering yet again · 478 days ago ·
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Is the Hall of Fame trainer going to have his runners at their best for the Gold Cup or is he going to wait to have them at 100% for the Breeders' Cup Classic? Read More
Today To Honor and Serve started his 2012 campaign by toying with a field of four in the Westchester by 5 1/4 lengths in 1:34.84 while under wraps...Read More
From out of the clouds!!!!!
I’ll Have Another will try to become the first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978 when he runs in the Belmont Stakes on Saturday, June 9. Since Spectacular Bid in 1979, eleven 3-year-olds have won the Kentucky Derby and Preakness only to fail in their Triple Crown quest at Belmont Park. Spec...Read More
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  • AnnaK · Would love a Triple Crown, mostly because it would pull people in to the races, (already started I like to think), plus IHA is such a strong red engine and Mario is excellent, that it just might be. Can't see Dullahan doing it, 27 in the last q good to know, that fancy inefficient leg work, so IHA and UR and anyone else can duke it out. · 699 days ago ·
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  • cocoa2 · Icy, Dullahan is the best Allowance horse I have ever seen, especially since he has won graded stakes. Or was I not to take you literally? · 698 days ago ·
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It's April 16, 2012. Where is DROSSELMEYER now?
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  • AnnaK · Jerry Bailey's comment about his BCC win that Drosselmeyer was like a bike, if you stop pedalling he stops running was pretty interesting. All that durable clay that just needed a lot of kneading. He was a lovely 2yr old at Keeneland, can imagine maybe a good broodmare sire? Something that shows up further on down the line. · 732 days ago ·
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  • icyhotboo · Get a plow horse, more stamina, more speed.Drosselmyer, ran two of the slowest grade 1 races in American history on a fast track. I felt charitable, gave him a 6 · 732 days ago ·
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If looking silly is going to be the objective -- well, they probably could look even sillier, couldn't they? They could say they're not going to Oaklawn Park because they don't like the corned beef sandwiches, or they could complain the hot springs there are just too, too, too hot. But for purposes ...Read More
He won two grade 1 races in some of the slowest times ever recorded for those races on a fast track.
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  • icyhotboo · Then review his Belmont Stakes win as that was a carbon copy. · 757 days ago ·
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  • travel_vic · Three races finish in 1:44.....One the pace collapsed after 1:10, another won on the leadafter 1:12 and a third the two almost deal heated after being at one antoher in 1:11 3;5 not alike at all · 757 days ago ·
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Maybe our link to stamina. I hope he throws nice ones for a long time, WinStar takes care of their horses.
Plans for recent Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I) champion Drosselmeyer were finalized on Nov. 18, and the 4-year-old son of Distorted Humor has been officially retired to stud and will stand his first season in 2012 at WinStar Farm in Versailles, Ky. His fee will be $17,500 stands and nurses.“Drosselm...Read More
Frankel was named world champion racehorse on Tuesday when he topped the World Thoroughbred Rankings (WTR) for 2011.The spectacular Henry Cecil-trained colt, who will take his nine-race unbeaten record into 2012 as a four-year-old, was awarded a rating of 136 - the same as Sea The Stars in 2009.Aust...Read More
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  • MarcelloMarocco · Frankel won 4 Group 1's(vs the BEST at this distance) and a Group 3 at the start of the year. Dross won one GR1 and a Listed stakes......but also finished behind ( A sprinter) Jackson's bend in the GR3 Skip away....this horse is not of the same Caliber. Frankel beat how many multiple GR1 winners?.......beating a sorry Dirt field in the last Classic doesn't propel you to the top... · 802 days ago ·
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  • RazaAbbas · I love horse riding because it is my passion and i am crazy about it.......acne treatment · 802 days ago ·
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I have just finished reading the book Bred to Run, by Mike Helm. It is about Mike’s account of a one-week visit to Claiborne Farm in 1992. In a 1:1 interview with Seth Hancock, Helm indirectly asked, why is there no stamina in US bloodstock anymore? Seth had some very interesting theories, one of wh...Read More
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  • cugel the clever · Simple law of supply and demand. Most of the big-money and big-prestige races are at 10 furlongs or less. The biggest races on the calendar for older horses and late-year 3yo races should be at 12 furlongs or more. That would certainly bring stamina back into the breeding and training philosophy of the sport. · 806 days ago ·
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  • cugel the clever · A good start would be to move the Pacific Classic, Santa Anita Handicap, Breeders Cup Classic, and Travers to 12 furlongs; and to make the BC Marathon one of the premier races with a purse of at least 2 million dollars instead of its current status as a freak show novelty race which attracts grade 3 stakes winners and optional claimers. · 806 days ago ·
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Here are my picks in my favorite Eclipse Award Divisions. I am trying to enjoy what 2011 gave us before heading into the 2012 Road to the Roses, but that has been hard to do with the Sham Stakes already in the book. But I managed to find a little time to think Eclipse Awards. Read More
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  • GoTexas · I hear that HRTV will broadcast the awards Monday evening. · 828 days ago ·
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  • WilliamCaple · Loved that Hansen won, but you are right, Union Rags was tremendous too! derbydeals.com · 822 days ago ·
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Drosselmeyer - Race Results & Past Performances

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View DetailsView Video11/05/11Drosselmeyer1stCD111 1/4 mDBreeders' Cup Classic-G1 3+ MDrosselmeyerGame On DudeRuler On Ice2:04.27
View DetailsView Video10/01/11Drosselmeyer2ndBel101 1/4 mDJockey Club Gold Cup-G1 3+ MFlat OutDrosselmeyerStay Thirsty2:03.17
View DetailsView Video08/13/11Drosselmeyer7thSar101 1/2mTSword Dancer Invitational-G1 3+ MWinchesterRahy's AttorneyAl Khali2:26.74
View DetailsView Video06/10/11Drosselmeyer2ndBel101 1/2mDBrooklyn Handicap-G2 3+ MBirdrunDrosselmeyerAlma D'oro2:28.24
View Details05/15/11Drosselmeyer1stBel91 1/4 mDOne Count 3+ MDrosselmeyerBirdrunInherit the Gold2:06.07
View DetailsView Video04/03/11Drosselmeyer5thGP91 3/16 mDSkip Away-G3 4+ MS. S. StoneJackson BendColizeo1:55.73
View Details03/05/11Drosselmeyer4thTam101 1/16 mDChallenger Stakes 4+ MColizeoJardimYummy With Butter1:42.94
View DetailsView Video06/05/10Drosselmeyer1stBel111 1/2mDBelmont Stakes-G1 3 MDrosselmeyerFly DownFirst Dude2:31.57
View DetailsView Video05/08/10Drosselmeyer2ndBel91 1/8 mDDwyer-G2 3 MFly DownDrosselmeyerRemand1:50.25
View DetailsView Video03/27/10Drosselmeyer3rdFG101 1/8 mDLouisiana Derby-G2 3 MMission ImpazibleA Little WarmDrosselmeyer1:50.32
View DetailsView Video02/20/10Drosselmeyer4thFG101 1/16 mDRisen Star-G2 3 MDiscreetly MineTempted To TapitNorthern Giant1:44.88
View DetailsView Video01/31/10Drosselmeyer1stGP61 1/8 mDAllow 3 MDrosselmeyerPrince Will I AmBest Actor1:49.52
View DetailsView Video11/18/09Drosselmeyer1stCD101 mileDMSW 2 MDrosselmeyerOldhamSaluting Stormye1:37.16
View Details10/24/09Drosselmeyer2ndKee71 1/8 mSMSW 2 MHeart ButteDrosselmeyerLonesome Street1:51.02
View Details09/20/09Drosselmeyer2ndBel101 1/16 mTMSW 2 MExhiDrosselmeyerKing Rock1:41.87
View Details08/16/09Drosselmeyer3rdSar71 1/16 mTMSW 2 MSeattle MissionOne SkyDrosselmeyer1:43.52