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Two-time Eclipse Award-winning filly Beholder kicked off her 2014 campaign with a victory Sunday that turned out to be nothing more than a paid workout as Santa Anita Park closed out its winter-spring meeting.
Belt sweeps past Follow My Tracks for the victory Saturday at Emerald Downs. Rocco Bowen is the winning rider for trainer Tom Wenzel and owner Ron Crockett Inc. Belt rallied past Follow My Tracks and notched a 2 3/4-length victory Saturday in the $14,375 Rhodes & Associates Purse for 3-year-olds and up at rainy Emerald Downs.
Magic City Thoroughbred Partners' Frac Daddy returned to Keeneland and returned to winning ways April 19, taking the $150,000 Ben Ali Stakes at the Lexington oval.
Seven horse and rider combinations will represent the United States in the final competition of the 2014 Longines FEI World Cup Jumping Final.
"We need Bramlage to help us out. Hopefully it will be fine and he won't need surgery and be back this summer sometime, but we'll have to see."
Tara Taylor tries out her jockey skills on 'Flicka' the mechanical horse, advised by Sarah Beattie of the Northern Racing College REASEHEATH College equine students are keen to kick on into horse racing careers following an action packed event focused on the industry.
Mr Speaker took charge down the stretch to win the $200,000 Coolmore Lexington Stakes at Keeneland on Saturday and earn 10 points toward the Kentucky Derby, but will be a spectator to the Triple Crown.
Birhanu Tadesee won the Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon on Saturday in 2 hours, 17 minutes, 54 seconds.
PAUL HANAGAN has a late start to Easter Saturday, but the former Malton -based champion is expected to end the day in style.
Running in Saturday's Illinois Derby means Midnight Hawk will be a no-show for the Kentucky Derby but Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville and Falcons offensive line coach Mike Tice agree that the likelihood of winning one of the Chicago circuit's premier races beats taking what might be a losing ego trip to Louisville.
Rumors that talks have been taking place with representatives of Fairplex had been floating around for about a week, said Jim Cassidy, president of the California Thoroughbred Trainers Association.
Jumps racing will never be made safe in South Australia and horses are being killed purely for human entertainment, an animal rights activist says.
Armed Dangerously was locked and loaded in the $10,500 Open Trot at Buffalo Raceway Friday night and scored a convincing one length victory over Stormont O My in 1:59.3 over a fast track.
MUSEUM UNTIL MAY TENTH. NEARLY 16-THOUSAND PEOPLE - IN AND AROUND LOUISVILLE - HAVE BEEN TRAINING FOR THE KENTUCKY DERBY FESTIVAL'S MARATHON AND MINI-MARATHON.
There was much to like about Bounding's win in the Railway Stakes and she should prove a worthy rival for her foes today.
THE GOOD Friday Middleham Stables Open Day was blessed with glorious sunshine which drew in crowds looking for an Easter day out.