The New York Gaming Commission on Monday formally adopted new rules that will prevent horsemen from administering more than one regulated painkilling medication to a horse within four days of a race.Full Story >>
December 23, 2017
Do Share, having just come off a five-month layoff to win an allowance race on Dec. 14, wheeled back in nine days to win Saturday’s $100,000 Gravesend Stakes by a half-length over Life in Shambles at Aqueduct.
December 20, 2017
Hall of Fame trainer LeRoy Jolley, who twice won the Kentucky Derby and played a role in one of the most famous match races in Thoroughbred history, died Monday at Albany Medical Center in Albany, N.Y., from lung cancer.
December 17, 2017
One day after Aunt Babe recorded a 39-1 upset in the Fifth Avenue division for 2-year-old fillies, Aqua Bel Sar on Sunday pulled off a 37-1 upset in Sunday’s $150,000 Great White Way division for 2-year-old males.
December 16, 2017
Saturday, dismissed at 39-1 – the second longest shot in a six-horse field – Aunt Babe reverted back to her debut, rallying from last under Eric Cancel to nip Pure Silver by a nose in the $150,000 Fifth Avenue division of the New York Stallion Series ...
December 15, 2017
Come Dancing made quite the return to the races Thursday, winning a first-level allowance race by 6 1/2 lengths.
Mother Nature, the racing schedule, and herself appear to be the only things that can slow trainer Linda Rice down these days.
December 14, 2017
Catholic Boy's connections are still formulating when and where to bring him back to the races next year, but the leading option is the Grade 3 Sam F. Davis at Tampa Bay Downs.
Mid-Atlantic-based trainer Ollie Figgins III will have a string of approximately 10 horses in New York for the winter.
Trainer David Jacobson could run Stallwalkin' Dude, Chief Lion, and Great Stuff in the Gravesend Stakes on Dec. 23 at Aqueduct though he has other options.
December 13, 2017
Live racing Wednesday at Aqueduct was canceled due to high winds. The forecast called for temperatures in the low 30s with winds from 25 to 35 mph with gusts above 40 mph.