Alan Cutler WLEX visits the Man O’ War barn

Enjoy this piece from WLEX’s Alan Cutler during his visit to Man O’ War’s old stud barn.  (This aired on May 6, 2017, courtesy of Alan Cutler & WLEX).   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ccKS6mKJpO0&feature=youtu.be    

ESPN Visits the Bluegrass

Senior writer Wright Thompson pens a narrative on his visit to central Kentucky this week, enjoy…http://www.espn.com/horse-racing/story/_/id/19308840/spirit-derby-ambition-lives-kentucky-bluegrass

More Man o’ War History

This is a great story about the Man o’ war statue:   http://ireader.olivesoftware.com/Olive/iReader/LexingtonHeraldLeaderPress/SharedArticle.ashx?document=LHL%5C2017%5C04%5C12&article=Ar00310    

Man o’ War turns 100

Thank you to WKYT and Darnell Crenshaw, great grandson of Will Harbutt, for this feature on Man o’ War. https://d2pvyxdw30n8fd.cloudfront.net/WKYT/v58dc1f0305750/30c1b93a9a73418ba0a269fc3ca12f76-SD.mp4

A Tribute to Man o’ War

As we approach the celebration of Man o’ War’s 100th birthday, we thought we would share an article posted by the Daily Racing Form by renowned photographer Barbara Livingston.  The celebrations begin on the date of his birth, Wednesday, March 29th, at the Kentucky Horse Park. http://www.drf.com/manowar

Mt. Brilliant colt sells highest priced yearling at Tattersalls December Yearling Sale

Mt. Brilliant closed out their sales year with the highest priced yearling at the Tattersalls December Yearling Sale.  The dapper dark bay or brown colt Frankel/Debonnaire was consigned by Highclere Stud and purchased by Charlie Gordon Watson for 250,000 Guineas. Read all about this handsome colt. http://www.tattersalls.com/news_article.php?id=539 http://www.bloodstocknews.eu/pdf/2016/EBN2016-11-22.pdf http://www.thoroughbreddailynews.com/record-yearling-season-concluded-at-tattersalls/#.WDx92BIGOxQ.email  

Mt. Brilliant Sell the Third Highest Priced colt in Book 1 at Tattersalls

Mt. Brilliant sold two yearling colts by the outstanding sire Galileo today.   The first colt consigned by Highclere Stud, a grey colt by Galileo o/o Famous, realized 155,000 guineas, purchased by Highflyer Stables.  The second colt, a bay colt by Galileo o/o Gooseberry Fool and consigned by Watership Down Stud, realized 750,000 guineas and was purchased by M.V. Magnier/Mayfair/P&R […] Continue Reading

Mt. Brilliant yearlings head to the Keeneland September Yearling Sale this week

Mt. Brilliant is looking forward to selling its yearling at the Keeneland September Yearling Sale which kicks off Monday, September 12.   Please click on the link to read some insights on a few on offer. http://bloodstock.racingpost.com/news/bloodstock/goodman-on-the-hunt-for-finest-pedigrees/2154092/

Secret Someone heads to the Beverly D.

Secret Someone, owned and bred by Mt. Brilliant Broodmares I, LLC is entered to run in the Grade I Beverly D at Arlington Park on Saturday, August 13. The beautiful chestnut filly was last seen finishing 3rd in the Grade III Modesty Handicap. Trained by Michael Stidham, she will be ridden by  Robbie Albarado.  Good luck to her and her connections!