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3 hrs ago | WHAS11
Favored Stars Above Me burst through an opening along the rail in mid-stretch and pulled away for a 2 1/4-length victory Wednesday in the $100,000 Coronation Cup at Saratoga Race Course.
6 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com
Stumbo had previously said that House Bill 1 - the spot reserve for the House majority's top priority - would be a bill to legalize casino style gambling in Kentucky, an issue pushed by the state's formidable horse racing industry and its popular Democratic governor.
7 hrs ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton
French-American conductor Marc Minkowski loves music and his second passion is horses, so he is combining the two at a concert that will open the annual Mozart Week festival in Salzburg next year.
10 hrs ago | Viking FM
Only four runners went to post for the Group One and it turned into the expected tactical affair with Aidan O'Brien's Darwin setting a sedate early pace.
12 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com
Churchill Downs announces jointly Wednesday with Saratoga Harness Racing, Inc. that they are finalizing a five-year management contract for the Saratoga Springs gambling operation and the Saratoga Casino Black Hawk in Black Hawk, Colorado.
15 hrs ago | Oxford Mail
Oxford City slipped to a 1-0 defeat at Ardley United in their penultimate friendly before the new season gets under way.
Keeneland, in partnership with Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum's Shadwell Farm, announced Tuesday that the 29th running of the Grade I Shadwell Turf Mile on Oct. 4 will carry a purse of $1 million, making it Keeneland's first stakes worth seven figures.
A winner of 16 of 17 races, Father Patrick drew post No. 10. He is 6 for 6 on the season heading into the famed trotting race for 3-year-olds.
Watch and Wager LLC, the operator of Cal Expo, has announced the Incentive Plan for their upcoming meet, which is set to begin October 4 and will run through May 2 of 2015.
Technically speaking, horses are as foreign to the sands of Assateague Island as phragmites, the reedy marsh plant that covers hundreds of the barrier island's acres.
The Great Falls Tribune reports jockey Bill Christiansen fell during the fifth race Sunday at the State Fair Race Meet at Montana ExpoPark.
Judging by attendance on the track and in the grandstand, the Logan County Fair board's decision to open the fair with harness racing on Sunday afternoon was a good one.
Last year he didn't run Uncaptured - Canada's 2012 horse of the year - in the $1-million Queen's Plate, instead pointing him to the $500,000 Prince of Wales Stakes.
Making her 17th start but just the second outside of her native Florida, the 4-year-old daughter of Rockport Harbor was never challenged under jockey Paco Lopez.
Louisiana Derby winner Vicar's in Trouble heads a field of nine 3-year-olds for Saturday's 45th running of the 1 1/8- mile, $750,000 West Virginia Derby at Mountaineer Park.
DAVID O'MEARA appears to be on an inexorable journey towards a second straight top trainer's championship at York Racecourse after Alejandro displayed true grit to win the Skybet Best Odds Guaranteed Stakes.
SHEIKHZAYEDROAD'S passport is going to get a lot of stamps in the next few months after his victory in the Skybet York Stakes at York Racecourse.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 04:48 pm
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