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Owner Dutch Masters III, jockey James Lackey, trainer Bubba Werner, and Quarter Horse champion Heartswideopen were inducted into the Ruidoso Downs Hall of Fame on Friday night in New Mexico.Full Story >>
June 23, 2017
Coming into the 1919 Sanford Memorial Stakes for 2-year-olds at Saratoga, Man o’ War was considered the best of his class. He was the 1-2 favorite, but Upset was far from dismissed as the third choice in the seven-horse field.
Nik Goodwin rode his 1,000th Thoroughbred winner Thursday night at Canterbury Park when he booted home Saganaga for trainer Gary Scherer in the sixth race.
June 21, 2017
Remington Park in Oklahoma City has boosted the purse of the Springboard Mile for 2-year-olds to $400,000, the track announced Tuesday. The race will be run Dec. 17. It is the co-richest offering of the meet that opens Aug. 25. The Grade 3, $400,000 ...
Officials at Keeneland Racecourse aren’t about to fix what isn’t broke. The 17-race stakes schedule for the fall meet in October at the Lexington, Ky., track was released Wednesday with virtually no change from the status quo.
The Jockey Club Gold Cup at Belmont Park had its purse cut by $250,000 while the Cigar Mile at Aqueduct had its purse increased by the same amount as the New York Racing Association announced the stakes schedules for the Belmont and Aqueduct fall meets ...
Sophie Doyle could have been on a whirlwind trip to Europe, but duty called. Doyle, perhaps as much as anyone on this side of the pond, is taking a fervent interest in this week's Royal Ascot meet. Her younger brother, James, has become a world-class ...
May 14, 2017
Royal Mo suffered a career-ending sesamoid fracture Sunday morning at Pimlico Race Course during a workout that was to be his last drill for the Preakness Stakes on Saturday.
April 16, 2016
Leader board for qualifying points to the 2017 Kentucky Derby, which will be run at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., on Saturday, May 6, 2016.
June 04, 2014
Nick Zito won’t be involved Saturday when California Chrome tries to become the 12th Triple Crown winner, but he is as interested as anyone in what happens. And he has one piece of wisdom to impart.
April 04, 2013
With the 76th running of the Santa Anita Derby set for Saturday, test your knowledge of the race former longtime Los Angeles Times sports writer John Hall called the “Western gateway” to Louisville.