Entry fees for horses competing in this year's Breeders' Cup will be going up, according to a report in the Blood-Horse. According to Breeders' Cup officials, the combined pre-entry and entry fee for the Classic will be go up, from $100,000 to $150,000 in 2016, a 50% increase. The $150,000 in fees is 2.5% of the total purse. […]
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Hip No. 926, a bay colt by City Zip consigned by Stephens Thoroughbreds LLC, Agent, went to Frank Fletcher Racing Operations for a sale record $800,000 to top the fourth and final session of the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's 2016 June Sale of Two-Year-Olds and Horses of Racing Age. Out of graded stakes placed Successful […]
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Alas, the 2016 Triple Crown season is over, and unlike last year when one horse convincingly captured all three races in a historic run, three different horses took the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont. To some, that might be considered a disappointment but there are other things to consider. In this edition of The Friday […]
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The California Horse Racing Board conducted its regular meeting Thursday, June 16, at Santa Anita Park. Chairman Chuck Winner presided. Vice Chair Richard Rosenberg and Commissioners Madeline Auerbach, Jesse Choper, George Krikorian and Alex Solis also were in attendance. The audio of this entire Board meeting is available on the CHRB Website (www.chrb.ca.gov) under the […]
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The Oklahoma Horse Racing Commission has scrapped a controversial proposal that would change the current payment plan to owners of Oklahoma-bred horses that finish in the top three at Oklahoma race meets. The Oklahoman reports that the new proposal called for the payments for state-bred horses be changed from its currently weekly schedule to a quarterly plan. The […]
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With a Pick Six carryover of $68,569 from Sunday fueling a total Pick Six pool on Thursday of $459,942, there was just one winning ticket at Santa Anita and it paid a whopping $277,652.40. The lone winner was purchased at the Hollywood Park Casino in Inglewood for $672.00. As the horses went to the gate […]
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New journeys often begin on a path to somewhere else. In this case, the original destination was a maximum security prison in Upstate New York and the fork in the road was a racetrack. It'll make more sense in a minute. To get to the penitentiary, Geoffrey Gray and his colleague had to drive by […]
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According to a report in the Irish Times, Paca Paca Farm and farm owner/veterinarian Dr. Harry Sweeney have sued the University of Limerick for defamation as part of a dispute surrounding two female students who worked for him in 2014. Sweeney and the farm have also sued each of the two students. Sweeney claims that […]
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Breaking from post position three in a field of eight 2-year-old maiden fillies bred or sired in California, first time starter R Sunday Surprise, a full sister to 2014 Santa Anita and Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome, hopped at the break going five furlongs, was next to last going into the far turn and finished […]
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There will be carryovers in the 20-cent Rainbow 6, 50-cent Pick 5 and $1 Super Hi-5 wagers greeting bettors for Friday's eight-race program. First race post time is 1:10 p.m. No one put together the correct six-race sequence in the Rainbow 6 on Thursday, creating a carryover jackpot of $648.05. Tickets with four of six […]
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