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Strike Power, Mark Hennig Breathe Easier After Comeback Win

Courtlandt Farms' Strike Power made a triumphant return from an eight-month layoff Thursday at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla., while scoring a dominating five-length victory in the Race 9 feature, a 6 ½-furlong optional claiming allowance. The Mark Hennig-trained 4-year-old son of Speightstown set sharp fractions of 22.37 and 44.51 seconds for the first […]

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Gulfstream Park Rainbow 6 Jackpot Approaching $500,000

The 20-cent Rainbow 6 carryover went unsolved for the 14th consecutive racing day, producing a jackpot carryover jackpot of $484,917 for Friday's 10-race program at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla. Multiple tickets with six winners were each worth $6,241.24 Thursday. A total of $178,335 was wagered on the Rainbow 6 Thursday, when betting started […]

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Bob Ehalt, Steve Heuertz Honored For 2018 Preakness Story, Photo

Bob Ehalt will receive the David F. Woods Award for excellence in journalism and Steve Heuertz the Jerry Frutkoff Preakness Photography Award, sponsored by Nikon, Thursday, May 16 at the Alibi Breakfast at Pimlico Race Course. Ehalt's story on the 2018 Preakness, titled Baffert and the Triple Crown: Two out of Three Ain't Bad? It's […]

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Paco Lopez Has 60-Day ‘Continuous Careless Riding’ Suspension Cut In Half

Stewards at Gulfstream Park and jockey Paco Lopez reached a settlement agreement that will reduce his 60-day suspension for “continuous careless riding” to 30 racing days. In exchange for the reduction in the length of the suspension, Daily Racing Form reports that Lopez has agreed to make a $10,000 donation to the Permanently Disabled Jockeys […]

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Thoroughbred Idea Foundation: A Centralized Authority Is Possible, If Racing Is Willing To Compromise

Three of five recommendation-laden visions were released by the Thoroughbred Idea Foundation one day following its call for industry-wide compromise on divisive issues that have fragmented the sport. Penned by professionals in different sectors of the industry – Marshall Gramm (wagering and innovation), Rick Hammerle (race planning and administration) and Brad Weisbord (owners' services and recruitment) […]

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