Two weeks before the best horses and horsemen in the world gather for a lucrative weekend of championship racing, Laurel Park will once again play host to Maryland's version of the Breeders' Cup. The Jim McKay Maryland Million will celebrate its 33rd year Saturday, Oct. 20 featuring a full program of races for horses by 110 […]
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Ken and Sarah Ramsey's multiple graded stakes-placed Daring Duchess heads a field of 10 entered Thursday for Sunday's 27th running of the $125,000 Rood & Riddle Dowager (G3) for fillies and mares going 1½ miles on the grass. The Rood & Riddle Dowager will go as the eighth race on Sunday's nine-race program with a 4:57 p.m. ET post […]
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With only two weeks remaining until the 2018 Breeders' Cup World Championships, chances to qualify into the $1 million* Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC) are going fast, but a big weekend is at hand with four contests offering spots into the largest live-money handicapping contest in the world, highlighted by Saturday's (Oct. 20) tournament which has a super-low qualifying ratio […]
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So far in our series on speed figures, we've seen how numbers get adjusted using the Beyer method, how pace is incorporated into TimeformUS ratings and how so-called “designer” figure makers like Thoro-Graph and The Sheets take into account factors such as ground loss and wind speed. In our final installment, we're looking at two […]
Chasing Yesterday, the 2-year-old half-sister to Triple Crown Champion American Pharoah, is certainly special to her legion of fans. After watching the homebred Tapit filly earn her first stakes victory at Santa Anita on Sunday, owner Jane Lyon explained the Bob Baffert trainee has a special place in her own heart. “When we started this, […]
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Keeneland announced four supplements to its 2018 November Breeding Stock Sale: a weanling filly by leading sire Tapit out of champion La Verdad; Almudena (PER), dam of Peruvian champion filly Cascanueces; Somalia, dam of 2018 Grade 3 Durham Cup winner Lookin for Eight and G3 Selene winner Miss Mo Mentum; and multiple Argentine G1 winner […]
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Hall of Famer and 13-time champion trainer at Remington Park, Steve Asmussen, extended his lead in the 2018 seasonal standings at the Oklahoma City, Okla., track with his foot heavy on the gas pedal. Asmussen won five races Wednesday night, tying a record for most visits to the winner's circle in a single night for […]
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Hay is the main source of forage for many horses, especially if pasture is insufficient or not available. “Because hay often makes up such an important part of the diet, its nutritional value should be considered. A basic forage analysis can help horse owners and managers adjust concentrates and supplements based on the nutritional value […]
Country Life Farm's 5-year-old Flash McCaul, stakes placed at 2 and 3, will look to recapture his solid early form as he takes aim at the $150,000 Maryland Million Classic for a third consecutive year Saturday at Laurel Park. Run at 1 1/8 miles over the main track, the Classic for 3-year-olds and up serves […]
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Shotgun Kowboy has been made the strong morning-line favorite at 2-5odds for Friday night's $175,000 Oklahoma Classics Cup at Remington Park. The race is the headliner for the $1,000,000 Oklahoma Classics Night for eligible Oklahoma-breds with eight divisional stakes events. Shotgun Kowboy is attempting to win his third Classics Cup, at 1-1/16 miles. Bred, owned and trained […]
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