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Trending In TDN America

1). Video: Darley America's Darren Fox sat down with the TDN to discuss Astern's prospects at stud in North America.

"You know we are very excited about him being a speedy, precocious son of Medaglia d’Oro (USA), who we can then cross over with two-turn American dirt mares. That’s something that we’re particularly excited about."

2). Op-Ed: Stonestreet's Barbara Banke pens an Op-Ed focusing on increasing racing's integrity to grow the sport.

"To win in the long-term, we must demonstrate to both existing and future racing fans that our industry acts with integrity and elevated standards of care to protect the health of our athletes."

3). Feature: John Williams reflects on his career in the thoroughbred industry.

“My hair was black before that year. He [Seattle Slew] just drove us crazy.”

Trending In TDN Europe

1). Feature: Amy Lynam chats to Sonny Carey (brother to Coolmore's Jim Carey) about his pre-training business.

“I was very lucky in that my dad broke probably thousands of horses and I’d been watching him do it since a young age, I suppose. He’s a genius with young horses and I’ve been learning from him all my life.”

Sonny Carey (centre)

2). Pedigree Insights: Andrew Caulfield looks at the pedigree of G3 Craven S. winner Skardu (GB), and his sire Shamardal (USA).

"Shamardal is still no older than 17 and there are already strong indications that his 2016 crop is going to prove memorable."