Chattel charged through late to spring a double-digit upset in the Friday afternoon feature at Saratoga, the Skidmore S. Breaking sharply, the 22-1 shot saved ground in a close sixth at the back of the first flight of horses as Gins and Tins (Scat Daddy) battled ‘TDN Rising Star’ and GIII Bashford Manor S. winner
Editor’s note: Today, August 16, marks the running of the twice-annual Palio, the oldest horse race on record, which takes place around the central piazza, or town square, in Siena, Italy. A group of TDN staffers covered the July 2 Palio for the September edition of the TDN Weekend. They included our videographer, Patty Wolfe.
SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – The records set during last year’s Fasig-Tipton New York-Bred Yearlings Sale were short-lived as the 2018 edition of the auction, which concluded in Saratoga Sunday evening, set new highwater marks for gross, average, median, overall top price and top-priced filly. The New York sale built to a fevered pitch and bidding