February 07, 2018
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.
Business picked up during the second and final session of the 2018 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky winter mixed sale, with increased activity at the top of the market helping pull the figures past last year’s edition in the final handful of offerings, topped by ...
Jorge Ricardo, a 56-year-old rider based in Brazil, won a race on Monday at Hipodromo da Gavea in Rio de Janeiro, registering the 12,844th victory of his career, a mark that matches the world record set by retired U.S. rider Russell Baze.