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  1. Connections have 'waited a lifetime' for Roland N RockRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Hoof Beats

    Connections have 'waited a lifetime' for Roland N Rock Thursday, March 05, 2015 - by Kimberly French, USTA Web Newsroom Senior Correspondent "He always wants to trot and we just let him do it now," said his co-owner/trainer Duane Roland. "He'll even trot right up until the gate, but once he's racing he's all pace.

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  2. High-priced filly to make racing debut Friday at The MeadowlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Hoof Beats

    With a price tag of $260,000, Katniss was the most expensive trotting filly to sell at the 2013 Standardbred Horse Sale. This Friday , Katniss makes her long-awaited debut in the first race at the Meadowlands.

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  3. Who is the GOP favorite for 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Hill

    During four of my most productive career years that started when I was hired as the public relations honcho at the only year-round horse racing track in North America , I learned that horse race favorites actually don't win most of the time. Fast forward to 2015, and there is a gaggle of potential Republican candidates for president to run in 2016 - probably against Hillary Clinton, who is the runaway favorite for the Democratic Party nomination, just like she was in 2008.

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  4. Three Derby Preps Highlight Huge WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    This coming Saturday promises to be the best day of racing thus far in 2015, with a remarkable thirteen graded stakes races scheduled to be run, including three major Kentucky Derby prep races. With such well-regarded Derby contenders as Dortmund, Carpe Diem, Ocean Knight, Ocho Ocho Ocho, Lord Nelson, Bolo, Prospect Park, and El Kabeir all scheduled to race, there's no doubt that the Kentucky Derby picture will have changed dramatically by the end of the day.

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  5. Big guns stand Champion groundRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Ananova

    Former winners Sprinter Sacre and Sire De Grugy headline 12 horses still in contention for the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham on Wednesday. Sprinter Sacre was a scintillating winner of the two-mile championship in 2013 and although a heart problem prevented him from defending his crown 12 months ago, Nicky Hendrson's stable star is set to return to Prestbury Park in a bid to regain the title.

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  6. Consumer Credit Ranks High in Fla. OaksRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    The Oaks is part of Tampa Bay Downs' best day of racing that features the $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby . The dark bay or brown daughter of Consumer Credit will break from post 7 in a full gate of 3-year-old fillies going 1 1/16 miles on the turf.

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  7. Coffee Pot Brews a Good One in Carpe DiemRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    The husband-and-wife team of Bob Cummings and Annette Bacola didn't hesitate when asked to explain why their breeding/racing business is named Coffee Pot Stables. "We owned a house on Coffee Pot Blvd. in St. Petersburg, Fla.," said Bacola.

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  8. Sire De Grugy is on track to retain his crownRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    Sprinter Sacre was a scintillating winner of the two-mile championship in 2013 and although a heart problem prevented him from defending his crown 12 months ago, Nicky Hendrson's stable star is set to return to Prestbury Park in a bid to regain the title. Sire De Grugy, the undoubted star of the division last season in Sprinter Sacre's absence, has suffered his own problems this term.

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  9. Johnny Weir, Chris Salvatore Named to Outa s Top 10 Most Eligible Bachelor ListRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

    Out magazine just released its annual list of 10 most eligible gay bachelors , a selection that was whittled down from 100 via reader vote, and two fellows on the list grew up right here in the Philly region: Johnny Weir and Chris Salvatore. Salvatore comes in at No.

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  10. NM Senate passes bill to test race horses for illegal drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KOB-TV

    A bill to rein in illegal doping of horses that take to New Mexico's race tracks has passed the Senate. Regulatory changes in the state's horse racing industry continue and come after a 2013 New York Times investigation highlighting drug use, horse deaths and jockey injuries at tracks across the nation, including in New Mexico.

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  11. O'Brien dominates Derby possiblesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Ante-post favourite John F Kennedy heads the 102 entries left in this year's Investec Derby following the latest forfeit stage. The son of Galileo, who is a general 6-1 market leader, is one of 21 horses in the #1.325 million contest on June 6 for trainer Aidan O'Brien.

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  12. Georgia Pari-Mutuel Legislation AdvancesRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    A bill allowing Georgia residents to vote on legalizing pari-mutuel wagering took an important step forward March 4 when a Senate committee approved the legislation by an 8-3 vote. Senate Resolution 135 passed the Senate Regulated Industries and Utilities Committee and will now head to the full Senate the week of March 9. If the Georgia Senate approves the legislation by a two-thirds majority, the legislation goes to the General Assembly for final approval, according to Steven Crayne, executive director of the Georgia Horse Racing Coalition.

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  13. Divisidero Has Buzz in Redrawn Palm BeachRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Blood Horse

    Trained by Buff Bradley, the 3-year-old son of was entered to contest the March 7 $150,000 Palm Beach Stakes . Originally slated for Feb. 28, the Palm Beach was redrawn March 4 after the second half of the racing program was scraped due to torrential rains.

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  14. Top 5 Things to do in Bay County: 'Indiana Jones' movie comes to State Theatre, Lenten concert on tapRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MLive.com

    "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade," starring Harrison Ford and Sean Connery, comes to the screen of Bay City's State Theatre at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8. Tickets are $5. 1. See Harrison Ford and Sean Connery in "Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade" at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the State Theatre, 913 Washington Ave. in downtown Bay City.

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  15. Town's racing heritage centre is well into its strideRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Newmarket Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Work on Newmarket's National Heritage Centre for Horseracing and Sporting Art is on track for an official opening early next year.

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  16. 'Aftermath': Tony Danza film shot in Upstate NY years ago finally getting releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    An independent film starring Tony Danza and the late Chris Penn will make its local debut in the upstate New York city that served as a location during filming nearly a decade ago. The dark comedy thriller was written, produced and filmed by Tom Farone of Saratoga Springs.

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  17. Wishfull Thinking and Richard Johnson.Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    PROMINENT Stourbridge racehorse owners Grahame and Diana Whateley say that popular chaser Wishfull Thinking carries their best chance of a winner at this year's Cheltenham Festival. Their focus is likely to lie solely on the 12-year-old in the Ryanair Chase after confirming that stablemate Menorah could be aimed at other targets later in the season.

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  18. Phil Taylor: Backed to beat James Wade in the Premier League DartsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    I'm sticking with course form at Chelmsford City and going for Flexible Flyer with the interesting combination of Chris Dwyer and Connor Beasley. The local trainer has teamed up with the Yorkshire-based apprentice to produce some decent results of late - in the last three weeks, they've had 14 runners together, producing three winners, four seconds and two thirds.

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  19. Cheltenham will be a fitting send-off for retiring McCoyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Darlington and Stockton Times

    File photo dated 08-02-2015 of Jockey Tony McCoy. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Friday February 27, 2015.

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  20. World misses bumper runRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    The five-year old, who was as short as 12-1 to win Wednesday's Grade One contest, has been ruled out by trainer Emma Lavelle after a trace of mucus was found in a scope carried out after a piece of work last week. Having looked beaten entering the home straight, the 7-1 shot overcame signs of greenness to put in a sustained late run and pass likely looking winner Lincoln County to score going away by four and a half lengths.

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