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Re: Game Winner to be Sent to Stud (528 Views)
Posted by: bobphilo (IP Logged)
Date: November 04, 2018 07:55AM

If true, this is a sad commentary on the sport. We have gotten used to top horses being retired after their 3YO season losing their army of fans to the sport. Then we had Justify not even completing his 3YO season. Now we may have Game Winner retiring after his baby season, disappointing even more potential fans and not even running in the Derby and TC races, which frankly are the only races most people even care about. Imagine any other sport surviving if all their top athletes retired as pre-teens. Yes the sport is increasingly becoming purely a breeding business but if the sport dies the business dies with it. They are killing the goose that laid the golden egg in the name of short term greed.



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Game Winner to be Sent to Stud (668 Views) Silver Charm 11/04/2018 07:04AM
Re: Game Winner to be Sent to Stud (528 Views) bobphilo 11/04/2018 07:55AM
Re: Game Winner to be Sent to Stud (499 Views) johnnym 11/04/2018 08:27AM
Re: Game Winner to be Sent to Stud (454 Views) Silver Charm 11/04/2018 11:26AM
Re: Game Winner to be Sent to Stud (433 Views) johnnym 11/04/2018 11:55AM
Re: Game Winner to be Sent to Stud (480 Views) bobphilo 11/04/2018 02:27PM
Re: Game Winner to be Sent to Stud (407 Views) bluechip21 11/05/2018 07:22PM
Re: Game Winner to be Sent to Stud (242 Views) johnnym 11/07/2018 01:22PM


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