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  1. Sports digest: Harlem Globetrotters great Marques Haynes diesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    The first member of the Globetrotters to be inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame, in 1998, Haynes was often called the greatest dribbler in basketball history. "Basketball has lost one of its most iconic figures," said Globetrotters chief executive Kurt Schneider, whose team will wear a patch on their uniforms to honor Haynes during their 2016 tour.


  2. Stars set to shine in INSS 3CP splits at HoosierRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | HarnesRacing

    The opening round of Indiana Sires Stakes action for the 3-year-old pacing colts will highlight the star-studded 14-race card at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino on Saturday. With four $20,000 divisions set to go postward, the Hoosier State's best sophomore pacing colts will all be competing to earn a spot in the first of five $75,000 Indiana Sires Stakes finals slated for May 30 at Hoosier Park.


  3. Rules Of The Road, Guess Whos Back in NJSSRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | HarnesRacing

    Friday night featured the second leg of the New Jersey Sires Stakes for 3-year-old trotters with the fillies and colts each competing in a single $25,000 race with next week's $100,000 finals as their target. Nine fillies went to the post absent last week's winner Mission Brief who remained in the barn with her final berth secure and Rules Of The Road took full advantage of that circumstance.


  4. Birdlover wins Mizdirection Stakes at Santa AnitaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Paradise Post

    Ridden by Hall of Famer Mike Smith, Birdlover ran 6 1/2 furlongs on the downhill turf course in 1:13.56 and paid $6.40, $2.80 and $2.40 as the 2-1 second choice. Home Journey returned $2.60 and $2.20 as the 6-5 favorite, while Alexis Tangier was another 5 1/2 lengths back in third and paid $2.80 to show.


  5. AP SportlightRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABC News

    Ruthless was the first filly to win the Belmont, in 1867. Whitney would also win the Kentucky Derby with a filly, Regret, in 1915.


  6. Triple Crown hopeful ready to cash in on patriotic nameRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | New York Post

    For the marketing firm tasked with lining up sponsorships for Triple Crown contender American Pharoah, the word "American" is a dream because it appears in so many corporate monikers. "We're aiming for seven-figure deals," said Ben Sturner, the 38-year-old founder and chief executive of Leverage Agency.


  7. Don't oppose MasterpieceRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    MASTERPIECE, unbeaten in his last three starts for new owner Chevan Maharaj, should continue his winning trend in the curtain event of today's nine-race card at Santa Rosa Park, Arima. The John O'Brien-trained half-brother to Gold Cup winner Headline News comes up against stablemates Big Five O and debutante Diamond Flirt, a daughter of Two Step Salsa, in the nine-runner event.


  8. NJSS trotters highlight Meadowlands Friday racesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Hoof Beats

    Guess Whos Back took another step on the Hambletonian trail with a measured 1:52.4 win over a game Canepa Hanover in the colt division. Sent for the front early, Guess Whos Back led by the :55.3 half where Brian Sears deferred to the Jimmy Takter driven Canepa Hanover who was working his way up through a wind-aided sub-:27 second quarter.


  9. 10 Unforgettable PR CampaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    ... In 2010, the folks in charge of promoting the Breeder's Cup realized that they needed to boost interest in horse racing. So, what did they do? They gave champion racehorse Zenyatta a twitter handle of course! In short order, @2010Zenyatta had gained ...


  10. NJSS trotters highlight Meadowlands cardRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Nine fillies went to the post absent last week's winner Mission Brief who remained in the barn with her final berth secure and Rules Of The Road took full advantage of that circumstance. through comfortable fractions and held off a serious bid from Model Behavior to win in 1:55.


  11. Horse racing: Jones, Carter off to fast starts at Ruidoso Futurity trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Farmington Daily Times

    Trainer Paul Jones and jockey G. R. Carter Jr., made the biggest impressions on the first day of trials for the $750,000 Ruidoso Futurity Friday. Jones, one of the leading quarter horse trainers in America, saddled the day's fastest qualifier, Fine Oak Corona.


  12. Mach It a Par circles featured fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Nichols, N.Y. -- Sliding third-over on the backstretch before circling four-wide off the turn, Mach It a Par passed all seven of her rivals in Friday evening's featured $10,000 conditioned pace for harness racing fillies and mares at mare took no part in the pacesetting proceedings, languishing at the back of the field through a sensible :56.1 half mile. Before reaching the backstretch, owner/driver moved Mach It a Par third-over to track live cover behind Jets Are On and Maejusmac up the backstretch.


  13. Harness racing returnsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

    The standardbred equine athletes make their 2015 debut in Summerside on Sunday. The matinee post time sends them off to the races at 1 p.m. As usual, it's great family entertainment with free admission.


  14. Tollner declares war on racingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Northern Territory News

    TREASURER Dave Tollner has denounced the Darwin Turf Club and the Territory horse racing industry as a bunch of ungrateful "nags" who are "blowing $15 million a year". The comments come on the heels of Mr Tollner's reported musings about moving the Fannie Bay racetrack to Hidden Valley to make way for apartment complexes, as first reported in the NT News .


  15. Cultural pass program returns this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WLKY-TV Louisville

    The popular Cultural Pass, created last year to keep children learning and exploring over the summer, is back with an expanded list of participating attractions. "We are dedicated to building a culture of lifelong learning in Louisville for everyone, from our youngest citizens to our wisest grandmothers and grandfathers," said Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer.


  16. Take Cover in the TempleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    French Navy won last year's renewal and Grandeur found the former too good in last month's Earl Of Sefton at Newmarket. Jeremy Noseda's charge should confirm latest running with Educate but needs to reverse earlier form at Lingfield with Lamar .


  17. What a shot! 40 amazing sports photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | CNN

    The car driven by Helio Castroneves goes airborne Wednesday, May 13, during a practice run for the Indianapolis 500. Castroneves was not hurt in the wreck.


  18. Money woes for local V8s teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Northern Territory News

    Darwin's local V8 ute racing team is facing humiliation on the Hidden Valley track due to an unprecedented lack of money and quality car parts. With the Skycity Triple Crown V8 Supercars Championships now less than a month away, lead driver of Team Kleen Racing, Andrew Nickolls says without more money in the bank, his team will struggle to compete with the likes of Rentco Racing and Sieders Racing Team because their utes just won't be to the same standard of the bigger teams.


  19. Preakness Stakes: American Pharoah wins, will have chance at Triple CrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | RecordNET

    With victories in the Kentucky Derby and Preakness, American Pharoah needs a win in the Belmont Stakes to become the sport's first Triple Crown winner since Affirmed in 1978. American Pharoah will bring a six-race winning streak into the Belmont, which will be run on June 6 in New York.


  20. American Pharoah gallops in Kentucky, others work at BelmontRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Tribune-Chronicle

    Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah went out for his first gallop since winning the Preakness, covering 1 3/16 miles at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on Friday. American Pharoah won the Kentucky Derby on May 2 and the Preakness last Saturday.