Parx Racing

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Miss Inclusive hits the wire first in the 2016 Parx Oaks.
The top officials of The Jockey Club, the North American International Cataloging Standards Committee, and the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Associations have sent letters to the head of the Pennsylvania State Horse Racing Commission raising ...Full Story >>
June 23, 2017
Saturday is Turning for Home Day at Parx Racing. The afternoon’s races will recognize and raise funds for the track’s Thoroughbred retirement program.
June 07, 2017
Imperial Hint, who came down with pneumonia after shipping to Dubai in March for the $2 million Golden Shaheen on World Cup Day, is back on the Parx Racing work tab for trainer Luis Carvajal Jr. Imperial Hint worked a slow three furlongs in 37.58 ...
May 31, 2017
Always Sunshine returned from a seven-month layoff with a sharp victory at Monmouth Park on Monday, taking an off-the-turf five-furlong sprint by 4 1/4 lengths for Parx-based trainer Ned Allard.
May 06, 2017
Bonus Points, getting major class relief after clashing with Kentucky Derby-bound colts Irish War Cry in the Grade 2 Wood Memorial and J Boys Echo in the Grade 3 Withers, snapped a five-race losing streak in Saturday’s $100,500 Parx Derby at Parx ...
April 29, 2017
It wasn't easy, but Page McKenney did what was needed to win the $100,000 Lyman, a seven-furlong stakes for Pennsylvania-breds at Parx Racing on Saturday.
September 25, 2016
It says much about Songbird that the words “brilliant” and “dominant” haven’t been able to do her real justice for quite some time if you want to accurately describe her qualities as a race horse, and her position vis a vis her contemporaries. For ...
September 22, 2016
It's getting a little riduclous, these fillies and mares ridden by Mike Smith who are so reluctant to lose.
September 21, 2016
Nyquist has been out of sight and nearly everyone's mind since finishing fourth in the Haskell. He had been training at Del Mar, but Doug O'Neill thought a change of scenery would help the cause – there was something about a growth spurt – so he ...
December 16, 2015
Sam Elliott, the director of racing at Parx, was invited to attend the recent meeting of the American Graded Stakes Committee in Lexington, Ky., as an observer.
September 17, 2015
I am leaning strongly to Gimme Da Lute in the Pennsylvania Derby for a few reasons. There is very little early speed in the race, so he may be able to control the race from the front. And this colt is hot right now.