TAN

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TANTangent
TANTotal Acid Number
TANTough as Nails
TANTransaktionsnummer (German: Transaction Number)
TANTooth and Nail (record company)
TANThunderbirds Are Now (band)
TANTotal Area Network
TANTransaction Number
TANTest Area North
TANThe Assimilated Negro (blog)
TANTerrain Aided Navigation
TANTax Anticipation Note(s)
TANTotal Ammonia Nitrogen
TANTotal Access Networks, Inc.
TANThe Anime Network
TANThe American Nurse
TANTasso Annuale (Italian)
TANTax Account Number
TANTranslocation-Associated Notch
TANTiny Area Network
TANTransaction Authorization Number (banking)
TANTraction Avant Nederland (Dutch automobile club)
TANTexas Association of Nurserymen
TANTape Area Network
TANTremor Action Network (Pleasanton, CA)
TANTreatment Authorization Number (healthcare billing)
TANTechnical Application Note
TANTable Area Network
TANTemporary Authorization Number (password with expiration date)
TANTactical Area Network
TANTrunk Appearance Number
TANTransportation Advisory Notice
TANTeletype Alert Network
TANTest Advisory Notice
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"He was as tough as nails, raced often, was very consistent, handled different types of ground, and was just a wonderful horse."
"He is a very hardy youngster, but he needed to be to get on top of Tough As Nails, who lived up to his name in Ireland, and it was a real war of attrition between the two of them in the final furlong.
On that occasion, tough As Nails lost out by only a short head to the subsequent Royal Ascot winner Power.
Trainer and brother Michael said: "I wish she was as good as Tough As Nails. She certainly seems a very solid little performer that knows her job, but it's very hard for fillies to beat the colts, particularly the likes of Dawn Approach and Dylanbaru.
Successful on his debut over tomorrow's course and distance, he reverted successfully to five furlongs in the Marble Hill when short-heading Tough As NAils, which reopposes tomorrow.
TOUGH AS NAILS, fifth behind Power in the Group 1 Goffs National Stakes at the Curragh on Saturday when tackling seven furlongs for the first time, is to be given another chance over the trip in the Tattersalls Ireland Super Auction Sales Race at Fairyhouse on Sunday.
TOUGH AS NAILS is set to go in against the big boys in Sunday's Keeneland Phoenix Stakes at the Curragh with connections hoping he can avenge defeats inflicted on him by two of the principals in the Group 1 event, Power and Lilbourne Lad, at the same track.
His best progeny include Tough As Nails, who is yet to finish out of the first four in four starts and was Tough As Nails: Group 2-placed beaten by a short-head in the Listed Marble Hill Stakes at the Curragh to subsequent Coventry Stakes scorer Power.
* T SHOULD have been the perfect start to the Flat for Mick Mulvany when Tough As Nails put some major stables, including a British visitor, in the shade to land the first juvenile event of the year at the Curragh.