Pay Any Price takes an important step toward the $1 million Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint (G1) Sunday when the world-record holder for five furlongs on turf carries high weight in the $75,000 Tamiami Handicap at Gulfstream Park. The 8-year-old gelding, who ran five furlongs in 53.61 seconds while winning the Silks Run at Gulfstream last […]
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Gulfstream Park announced Friday it had received more than 5,000 stall applications for the approximately 3,100 stalls available at Gulfstream, Palm Meadows and Gulfstream Park West for its Championship Meet. The Championship Meet, which begins Nov. 30, will feature the Pegasus World Cup Invitational (G1), Florida Derby (G1), Clasico Internacional del Caribe, Eclipse Awards, Claiming […]
Florida-based trainer Michelle Nihei has not made a trip to Churchill Downs since the spring of 2013 but on Saturday, the former neuroscientist, hopes her journey to Kentucky will lead to a start in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile (Grade I) with Royal Urn in the $150,000 Iroquois Stakes – a “Win and You're” in event for the Nov. 2 championship race.“It […]
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Republican state Rep. Heather Fitzenhagen will hold a fundraiser benefitting her re-election campaign on Sept. 24 in Fort Myers. The …
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The long-anticipated deal between the owners of Justify and Coolmore America regarding the Triple Crown winner's stallion career is being finalized, WinStar Farm announced on Friday. “After much deliberation with all the partners, we've decided to accept Coolmore's offer to stand Justify,” said Elliott Walden, president, CEO and racing manager of WinStar Farm. “As you […]
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Eurico Rosa Da Silva, Woodbine's leading jockey for the past four seasons, reached the 2,000th career win mark in North America with his first mount on the Friday afternoon program. Da Silva earned the milestone victory in the second race aboard favorite Intanga Rose, who won the allowance optional claiming race for 2-year-old fillies over six […]
This week, Jacksonville celebrated a milestone in its history of bond ratings: its first standalone AAA rating. Meanwhile, its local …
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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is accused in a lawsuit for placing too many large horses into crates before shipping them to be used for food overseas. A “large” horse is one that is over 4.5 feet long; these horses are supposed to be shipped in their own containers to avoid injury to themselves […]
In the tight race for U.S. Senate, Bill Nelson and Rick Scott — for the sake of millions of Floridians …
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A Tallahassee administrative law judge has booted a Florida horsemen’s group challenge of a South Florida track’s gambling permit. The …
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