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38 min ago | Andover Advertiser
Estimate, which won the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot in 2013 and came second in the same race this year, is a five-year-old filly trained by Sir Michael Stoute.
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3 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times
Our View: Wrong purses at horse track raise questions Running Aces miscalculated amounts, plus racing commission did little to check Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/opinion/2014/07/22/view-wrong-purses-horse-track-raise-questions/12973053/ The field comes around curve during a harness race in June 2010 at Running ... (more)
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He also says it's possible he will mutter the same phrase in disappointment. "It's going to be both ways," Burke said, laughing.
Late-running Better Lucky rallied from far back in a field of four and ran down fellow Grade 1 winners Grace Hall and My Miss Aurelia to win the $100,000 Shine Again at Saratoga Race Course.
With the surface listed as fast, the 4-year-old colt went the five furlongs in 1:01.02 for Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas.
The globe is on a hot streak, setting a heat record in June. That's after the world broke a record in May. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Monday that last month's average global temperature was 61.2 degrees, which is 1.3 degrees higher than the 20th century average.
The heaviest baby contest and "girlie shows" are gone, but New Hampshire's traditional summer and fall fairs live on.
WANTAGE trainer Henry Candy could drop Music Master back to the minimum trip for the Nunthorpe Stakes at York next month after his charge swooped late to land the Group 3 Al Basti Equiworld Hackwood Stakes at Newbury on Saturday.
DEL MAR >> The $300,250 Eddie Read Stakes, the first Grade I race of Del Mar's 75th season, had a feel-good angle to it right from the start.
Stopchargingmaria took command approaching the stretch and drew off impressively to capture the Grade 1 $300,000 Coaching Club American Oaks by five lengths Sunday at Saratoga Race Course.
Top ranked thoroughbred Palace Malice hit the track Sunday morning at Saratoga for a workout leading to the $1.5 million Whitney Handicap on August 2. Trained by Todd Pletcher for Dogwood Stable, Palace Malice, with Hall of Fame jockey John Velazquez aboard, went five furlongs in 1:00.48 and galloped out six furlongs in 1:13 3/5 on Saratoga's main ... (more)
Organizers deemed the All Breed Equine Rez-Q's July 12 Kit-N-Kaboodle barbecue and raffle a success, but more fundraisers are needed, so an Aug. 16 open house at 2415 116th St. NE is planned.
Quebec-owned Intimidate scored the biggest upset in harness racing this season Saturday at Ontario's Mohawk Raceway, using his late kick to nose out Swedish star Sebastian K S in the $603,000 Maple Leaf Trot.
Istanford led all the way in winning the $200,000 San Clemente Handicap by 2A1 2 lengths at Del Mar on Saturday.
Tumbling rocks north of New York City have damaged a stretch of train tracks in the nation's second-largest commuter rail system, suspending service and leaving hundreds of passengers without rides.
Longshot Somali Lemonade rallied through the stretch to edge Stephanie's Kitten in winning Saturday's $500,000 Diana Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 12:14 pm
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