Diane Lane is the first to admit that she's been "relatively obsessed" with horses since her childhood. So playing champion horse owner Penny Chenery in the movie "Secretariat" was literally a thrilling experience for her. Based on the true story of the superstar horse Secretariat, the dramatic film (whose DVD/Blu-ray release is on January 25) shows how Penny came into possession of Secretariat and how the horse evolved into the legend that won the Triple Crown in 1973.
War Admiral didn't get off to a blazing start in his career but he did win 3 of his first 6 races. He also had 2 second place finishes and 2 third place finishes. He wasn't even the leading 2 year old that year. But after he won his first start at age 3, people began to take notice of this horse. That first win as a 3 year old was at the Chesapeake Stakes at Maryland's Havre de Grace race track. It was after this victory that Riddle decided to give War Admiral a shot at the Kentucky Derby. He finally got over his prejudices about racing that far west when he realized that War Admiral could very well be a contender for the WWE crowns.
All of these online travel portals use the same engine to generate prices for airplane ticket prices. Put in your travel dates, departure/arrival airports and this will bring up the fare compare screen and you'll be able to see at a glance what you'll be paying for different routings/airlines. With this search you have a ballpark figure for what you should expect to pay.
It was only a matter of time before Scott Kazmir led the American League in strikeouts. Kazmir has had a problem with his ERA but the second half of last season was a great improvement. Kazmir even shut out the Red Sox three times the second half of the season, shut out Detroit once and held the Yankees to one run.
Over the last few days WWE HOF Stone Cold Steve Austin has commented on two of the biggest stories currently in the WWE. Earlier today, Austin commented on Day 2 of Tough Enough training. On late Monday night, Stone Cold Steve Austin also shared his comments about Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's return to the WWE and his 20 minute promo on Monday Night RAW.
The best way to avoid an infection of any kind is to follow good hygiene. Wrestlers need to insist on cleaning the mats after every practice or competition. Wrestlers should not share equipment such as shoes, headgear or towels. Everyone needs to shower after wrestling and use an antibiotic soap. If an athlete notices a painful pimple or boil, especially if accompanied by fever, he should contact his coach, trainer and parents immediately and seek medical attention. That wrestler should not wrestle until cleared by a physician.
Orton fights back but Christian hits a spine buster on Orton for a 2 count. With every move the announcers keep talking about Orton's concussion. Orton sells wrestling the glossy eyes look. Orton reverses an irish whip and throws Orton into the corner chest first like Bret Hart. Orton taking his time getting up. Orton hits a back flip on Christian and then pounds on him with forearms to the chest. About 20 of them. Orton selling the concussion during the match. Orton hits a series of clotheslines and then a scoop slam.
As for the rest of SmackDown, pushing Cody Rhodes vs. Daniel Bryan would be solid for the brand. Two great wrestlers who can put on high quality matches for the next few weeks is a win for the wrestling fans and the WWE. Hopefully, they can find a meaningful feud for Sin Cara too because the fans aren't buying the one with Chavo as nobody thinks Chavo will win.