Sterling Suffolk Racecourse, LLC (SSR), the company that operates Thoroughbred racing, wagering and simulcasting at Suffolk Downs, and Fairgrounds Realty LLC and Fair Grounds Community Redevelopment Project Inc., the entities that own the Great Barrington Fairgrounds, have reached an agreement for a long-term lease of the historic race track property in Great Barrington to commence […]
Could Triple Crown contender Justify be taken on by one of his own stablemates June 9 in the Belmont Stakes? According to the Daily Racing Form, trainer Bob Baffert is considering it. Baffert said owner Gary West is interested in starting Restoring Hope in the final leg of the Triple Crown. “We're looking at it […]
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A Florida judge heard arguments Tuesday from horsemen and state gambling regulators over whether Calder Race Course should legally be able to maintain its slots license. At issue is a state law that says slot machine areas must remain “contiguous and connected” to the area where live races are taking place. It a lawsuit, the […]
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The widely acclaimed MATCH Series returned after 16 years with a splash at Pimlico Race Course—in more ways than one—and the enthusiasm shown by the participants was a positive sign for the Series as it moves to Monmouth Park May 26. Steady rain over the May 18-19 Preakness Stakes weekend proved a challenge as numerous […]
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The successes and accomplishments of the Alberta Thoroughbred industry stars of 2017 were celebrated this past Saturday evening at the 44th annual Night of Champions held at the Chateau Lacombe in Edmonton. Over 175 industry members took part in the evening event including breeders, owners, trainers and representatives from the Alberta Owners and Breeders Association, […]
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The R.A.C.E. Fund, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 2004 and TAA-accredited, launches its 2018 fund drive with an online auction on eBay starting Friday, May 25, at 8:00 p.m. (EST) and ending on June 1 to help raise funds for racehorse retirement and rescue. Featured items include: halters of the following multiple Graded Stakes-winning champions: Candy Ride, sire […]
Ante-post favourite Saxon Warrior is one of 16 horses going forward for the 2018 Investec Derby at Epsom Downs on Saturday, June 2, following today's scratching deadline, details of which are revealed here. Saxon Warrior, one of seven remaining contenders for Britain and Ireland's reigning champion Flat trainer Aidan O'Brien, maintained his unbeaten record in style when […]
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A juvenile colt sired by Cairo Prince commanded a final bid of $350,000 on Tuesday, the highest-priced horse in the second session of the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-Year-Old In Training sale. Consigned by Bobby Dodd as Hip 418, the colt was purchased by West Bloodstock. This colt is the second foal out of the Fusaichi Pegasus […]
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The outstanding five year old Group 1 winner Cloth of Cloud, in foal to nine time Champion sire Galileo, looks set to be amongst the highlights of an impressive Tattersalls July Sale which takes place July 11th – 13th. Cloth of Cloud, by top South African sire Captain Al, was 2016 Champion two year old filly […]
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It's amazing how the proper introduction to horse racing can set a person on a journey they never expected. Add Nina Nez to that list of people. While pursuing a degree in equine science at the University of Arizona, Nez took a class called Introduction to the Animal Racing Industry. She was quickly intrigued by […]
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