February 07, 2018
In addition to a horse that tested positive for equine herpesvirus (EHV1) and was euthanized last week, two more Thoroughbreds in a quarantined barn at Turfway Park have since tested positive for the virus. Arrangements are being made to remove the two ...
Additional reinforcements to the 3-year-old filly division arrive Friday in the featured eighth race at Santa Anita, an entry-level allowance at 6 1/2 furlongs.
Despite the quarantine of a barn at Turfway Park stemming from a case of the equine herpesvirus and some tracks banning shippers from Turfway as a result, the unbeaten Streetlady is hitting the road from her winter base at Fair Grounds to race at ...
Trainer Todd Pletcher took the positive approach when asked about catching no less an opponent than Mind Your Biscuits when bringing his undefeated One Liner back from a nearly yearlong layoff in Friday's outstanding $53,000 allowance feature at ...
Communicators Hall of Fame member Dean Hoffman has reported via social media that Hall of Famer Howard Beissinger, 94, died on February 6, 2018, in his home state of Ohio.
Seven new names are in the lineup for Pool 2 of the 2018 Kentucky Derby Future Wager, which opens Friday at noon Eastern for the customary three-day run.
Kentucky Derby pedigree profile: Good Magic
Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington, Ky., will restore lower takeout rates for many of its wagers during the track's upcoming spring meet, three months after drawing the ire of the horseplaying community for raising the takeout rates on nearly all of its ...
Beer: Aqueduct horses to watch for week of Feb. 5, 2018
February 06, 2018
Many of those who remember what racing used to be during its golden years are probably too old and too tired to offer any more than lip service to any attempt to restore the grand old sport to its former stature.