The Back Ring: Alfred G. Vanderbilt Jr.’s Unbreakable Link To Maryland’s Thoroughbred Industry – Horse Racing News

|05.22.2022|8:44am

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The latest issue of the Back Ring is now online, ahead of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-Year-Olds In Training Sale.

The Back Ring is the Paulick Report’s bloodstock newsletter, released ahead of, and during, every major North American Thoroughbred auction. Seeking to expand beyond the usual pdf presentation, the Back Ring offers a dynamic experience for bloodstock content, heavy on visual elements and statistics to appeal to readers on all platforms, especially mobile devices.

Here is what’s inside this issue…

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Lead Feature Presented By Gainesway: A look back at the life in racing of Alfred Vanderbilt Jr., the master of Maryland’s Sagamore Farm and the catalyst for the famous match race between Seabiscuit and War Admiral at Pimlico Race Course.

Stallion Spotlight Presented By New York Thoroughbred Breeders, Inc.: Joe McMahon of New York’s McMahon of Saratoga Thoroughbreds discusses the multiple Grade 1-placed son of Curlin whose first foals are yearlings of 2022.

Ask Your Veterinarian Presented By Kentucky Performance Products: Dr. Jordan Kiviniemi-Moore of Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital explains how to detect potential signs of pain from a horse that doesn’t typically express them with their body language.

Shedrow Stroll Presented By Brick City Thoroughbreds: A rundown of the horses on offer from Brick City Thoroughbreds at the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Sale, with breeze videos and commentary on each from J.R. and Katie Boyd.

Pennsylvania Leaderboard Presented By Pennsylvania Horse Breeders Association: Through the first two months of the year, Empress Irene earned over $48,000 for her connections in Pennsylvania incentive earnings. See how she made that money, and how many different parties can benefit from having a successful Pennsylvania-bred.

Best Of The Breeders Presented By Muirfield Insurance: Sheikh Mohammed Al Maktoum’s operation is poised to repeat as the leading breeder of North American graded stakes winners, boasting a comfortable lead heading into Preakness Stakes weekend.

First-Crop Sire Watch: Charting the stallions whose first crops of 2-year-olds appear in the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Sale catalog.

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