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Texas Chrome All Heart In Thrilling Oklahoma Derby

Danny Keene's Texas Chrome showed the racing world the size of his heart Sunday evening at Remington Park, bulling his way through the narrowest of holes along the inside rail to defeat Sticksstatelydude by a half-length in the Grade 3 Oklahoma Derby. The sophomore son of Grasshopper and jockey C.J. McMahon raced to a tough […]

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Another Milestone: 21-Year-Old Liam Benson Trains First Churchill Winner

Trainer Liam Benson, a 21-year-old student at the University of Louisville's Equine Industry Program earned his first career win as a trainer at Churchill Downs in Saturday night's opener with Expected Ruler, a 3-year-old son of Leroidesanimaux, who also gave the trainer his first stakes victory in last year's Tyro Stakes at Monmouth Park. This […]

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Lady Aurelia Found To Have Bled In Cheveley Park; Heads To Stonestreet For 90 Days

Stonestreet Stables' homebred Lady Aurelia was found to have “bled” in Saturday's Group 1 Cheveley Park Stakes at Newmarket, which may have contributed to her tiring late in the stretch to finish third, trainer Wesley Ward told The Sun. In this case, bleeding indicates a case of Exercise Induced Pulmonary Hemorrhage, diagnosed via a camera […]

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‘Everyone Hit It Perfect’: Flintshire, Lady Eli Lead Chad Brown Workers At Belmont

Less than 12 hours after Mrs McDougal and Zindaya finished 1-2 in the Grade 3 Noble Damsel and Connect upset the Grade 1 Pennsylvania Derby at Parx Racing, trainer Chad Brown was back supervising his fleet of contenders for two upcoming “Super” Saturdays at Belmont Park, led by Grade 1 Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Invitational […]

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First Winner For Star Guitar Comes At Churchill Downs

Star Guitar, the Louisiana-bred winner of 22 stakes races in the state, had his first winner as a sire Saturday night at Churchill Downs. Senor Guitar, a homebred owned by Clifford Grum and trained by Helen Pitts, swept a field of $50,000 maiden claimers by 1 1/4 lengths under Ricardo Santana, Jr. The 2-year-old out […]

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California Chrome Arrives At Santa Anita For Awesome Again Stakes

North America's all-time leading money earner, California Chrome arrived by van at Santa Anita on Sunday at 12 noon as he begins final preparations for next Saturday's Grade I, $300,000 Awesome Again Stakes, final major steppingstone to the $6 million Breeders' Cup Classic at Santa Anita Nov. 5. Owned by Perry Martin and Taylor Made […]

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Classic, Clark, Cigar Mile: Bevy Of Choices On The Table For Connect

Following his biggest career victory in the G2 Pennsylvania Derby, the connections of Connect will have several options for the Curlin colt's next start, trainer Chad Brown told the Daily Racing Form. “Obviously the Breeders' Cup will be discussed,” Brown said. “Other options include possibly to freshen the horse up a little bit for a […]

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Victor Lebron Shifts Tack To Southern California

Multiple graded stakes-winning jockey Victor Lebron has shifted his tack to Southern California in anticipation of the upcoming meet at Santa Anita. The 32-year-old rider will be working with agent Dudley Osborne, whom he met through his old agent and friend Nelson Arroyo. “I had been considering coming to the West Coast since last year […]

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Parx Reports Second-Best Handle In Track History On Pennsylvania Derby Day

According to chief operating officer Joe Wilson, Parx Racing handled $9.6 million on Saturday's Pennsylvania Derby Day, the second-highest handle in track history, reports drf.com. Though the Bensalem, PA track does not charge admission, Wilson estimated the attendance to be around 16,000 people, based on parking availability. The afternoon was led by the appearance of […]

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