Looking Back: The 1957 Westminster Kennel Club Show
Shirkhan was the first dog from the Hound Group to win the Garden. He was also the first Afghan Hound to win Best in Show at Westminster. The second, Ch. Kabiks The Challenger ('Pepsi'), won in 1983 and had Shirkhan in his pedigree several times.
Looking Back: The 1983 Westminster Kennel Club Show
Fifty-two percent of dogs entered were champions, and judge Derek Rayne took only 14 minutes in the Best in Show ring before pointing to Afghan Hound Ch. Kabiks The Challenger as Best in Show. As of 2015, Chris Terrell's 1983 champion is still the most ...
Tuff-N-Uff Returns to Orleans Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas Jan. 24
A pair of championship matchups headlines the card, as flyweight champ Jamin Tayaba (6-4) takes on challenger Junior Gomez (4-7) and lightweight contenders Lenon “Zulu” Ford (3-1-1) and Caleb “The Carrot” Contreras (3-1) battle for Tuff-N-Uff's vacant ...
Steve Wynn ends 2012 flying high with a new $65 million jet
Las Vegas Weekly (blog)
The new jet might be the one to replace the 11-seat Challenger aircraft Wynn gave to Garth Brooks so that Brooks and Trisha Yearwood could fly back and forth to Las Vegas for Brooks' run at Encore Theater. The Wynn jet is reported to be exceedingly ...