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4 hrs ago | Boston.com
Not even the most clairvoyant of gypsies could have predicted this maelstrom. Under a torrential summer deluge I had arrived in the wilds of Wicklow at twilight, navigating the county's glens toward a remote stable yard in the Clara Valley.
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8 hrs ago | Chronicle of the Horse
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12 hrs ago | Blood Horse
Favored at odds of 3-5 and making her first start of the season, Juddmonte's 4-year-old First Defence filly galloped wire to wire in the 1 1/16-mile test, taking rider Joel Rosario straight to the winner's circle March 15. Don't Tell Sophia has sailed through the early part of 2014, but faces a stout test March 15 in the $200,000 Azeri Stakes ... (more)
16 hrs ago | LA Daily News
In a photo provided by Benoit Photo, Tribal Spy and jockey Irving Orozco win the $100,000 Irish O'Brien Stakes horse race Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Santa Anita in Arcadia, Calif.
Hoppertunity outdueled and outbumped Southwest Stakes winner Tapiture down the home stretch to win the $600,000 Rebel Stakes in soggy conditions at Oaklawn Park on Saturday.
I paid a visit to the town recently to cover a Bury match and a taxi driver I got speaking to painted a pretty vivid picture of the hustle and bustle that comes with such a high-profile event.
The operators of Maine's Scarborough Downs are hopeful this could be the year they finally get the green light to operate a race track casino.
The six-year-old, called Romeo, who suffered only scratches in his ordeal yesterday morning, was today at home in his field recovering.
He followed Detour Hanover's even fractions around the track before edging out head stretch and widening as he pleased.
Penn National Gaming broke ground Friday on its $225 million slots parlor at the Plainridge harness race track in Plainville.
THE NEW LAND PRODUCES 45 MEGAWATTS UP ENERGY. AN OFFICIAL RIBBON CUTTING WILL BE HELD LATER IN THE SPRING.
Lord Windermere stormed through the field in the final stretch to win the Gold Cup in a photo finish in front of a sellout crowd of 67,500 at the Cheltenham Festival on Friday.
The herd of 14 horses became a cause for concern within the Municipality of West Hants when the untamed animals started wandering beyond the vast Fundy Gypsum lands they roamed for decades and paying frequent visits to homes along the Wentworth Road and Cochrane Lane area.
Nicky Henderson believes Silviniaco Conti is the major obstacle in Bobs Worth's defence of his Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup title.
Trainer Jerry Hollendorfer confirmed today that last year's 2-year-old champion Shared Belief will not only not run in the 2014 Blue Grass Stakes at "I never had the horse on the Derby trail anyway; the media had him on the Derby trail," Hollendorfer said.
The governor has vetoed one of the measures designed to crack down on cheating in the horse racing industry because she says it doesn't do enough.