Two new members elected to MHBA board

The Maryland Horse Breeders Association membership has selected three incumbents, one returning, and one new member to the 2023 Board of Directors. Dictated by MHBA bylaws, the annually held election fills five open seats on the board. Those elected will serve for the next three years.

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Ned Allard to judge 2023 MHBA Yearling Show

The Maryland Horse Breeders Association is proud to announce Ned Allard as the judge of its 89th Yearling Show. Open to all yearlings eligible for Maryland-bred registration, the show will be held Sunday, July 23 at the Maryland State Fairgrounds' Horse Show Ring in Timonium.

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Award Wanted fights to Obeah upset

Award Wanted called on all her heart and determination and fended off a host of challengers to win the Obeah Stakes at Delaware Park on Saturday, May 27 in an 18-1 upset.

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Former MHBA Executive Director Rich Wilcke passes at 79

Richard W. Wilcke, former executive vice-president of the Maryland Horse Breeders Association (MHBA), founding executive director of the Maryland Million Ltd. as well as founding editor of Mid-Atlantic Thoroughbred, died on April 18, 2023, at Shelbyville Hospital in Kentucky. A resident of Pleasureville, Ky., he was 79.

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Jaxon Traveler runs away with Zia Park Sprint

Sprint veteran Jaxon Traveler rekindled his best form on Tuesday, Nov. 28, when he won the Zia Park Sprint Stakes by five and a half lengths in near track record time.

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Post Time determined in City of Laurel win

Hillwood Stable LLC’s Post Time had to work a little bit harder than normal, but prevailed in the City of Laurel Stakes at Laurel Park on Saturday, Nov. 25, for his first open stakes victory.

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Seven's Eleven draws off to win Howard and Sondra Bender Memorial

Maryland Million Sprint champion Seven’s Eleven validated his form and added another stakes win to his resume on Friday, Nov. 24, when he dominated the Howard and Sondra Bender Memorial Stakes for Maryland-bred or Maryland-sired sprinters at Laurel Park.

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