At a meeting on Thursday, the North Dakota Racing Commission voted to approve funds for horse racing to return to the North Dakota Horse Park in Fargo this year, according to the Bismarck Tribune. The track's six racing dates were … Continue reading →
Japanese researchers have developed and tested touch-screen technology for horses, says The Horse. In this study, ponies used their muzzles to touch the screen and indicate their answer to a shape or size question; when they chose correctly, they heard a … Continue reading →
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Trainer Larry Jones' decision to pass on the Grade II $400,000 Veterans Ford Risen Star Stakes with talented and lightly raced Jensen looked like a smart one on Thursday afternoon when his homebred – whom he co-owns and bred with … Continue reading →
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It's approaching 30 years since Bill Spawr claimed Sensational Star for $32,000 with the hopes of turning him into a stakes winner. Spawr wasn't disappointed. Sensational Star would go on to become a graded stakes winner under Spawr's tutelage and … Continue reading →
Co-publishers Shircliff Publishing and Carpe Diem Books will unveil their new book, The Kentucky Derby: Derby Fever, Derby Day, and the Run for the Roses, at an upcoming launch event as part of the run up to the “greatest two … Continue reading →
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Saturday's Grade 2 Xpressbet.com Fountain of Youth Stakes brings up the highly anticipated matchup of three undefeated colts on the Kentucky Derby trail: Mohaymen, Awesome Banner, and Zulu. The Xpressbet.com Fountain of Youth winner will receive 50 points, which likely … Continue reading →
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The board of directors of the Racing Medication and Testing Consortium (RMTC) voted to approve several important recommendations from its Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) and Horseracing Testing Laboratories Committee (HTLC) at its February 23 meeting at Gulfstream Park. The Board … Continue reading →
Who is your favorite to win this year's Triple Crown? Even before America's most prestigious racing series begins on May 7 with the Kentucky Derby, though, there are major thoroughbred races in Australia. Down Under, the Sydney Autumn Carnival … Continue reading →
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The 74th running of the Grade 2 Xpressbet.com Fountain of Youth Stakes offers a pretty nice $400,000 purse, but at this point on the Road to the Kentucky Derby, points may be more important. In 2015, the cutoff point for … Continue reading →
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Shakhimat, a romping 9 ¾-length winner of the Coronation Futurity, was today installed the early 3-1 favorite for the 157th edition of The Queen's Plate. Last year, it was Stronach Stables' homebred Shaman Ghost, ridden by Rafael Hernandez for trainer … Continue reading →