1. One Lucky Dane Off Derby Trail After Workout

    After a complication during his April 18 workout at Santa Anita Park, One Lucky Dane has been removed from consideration for the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I)...

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  2. Derby Contender One Lucky Dane to Undergo Surgery

    Baffert says One Lucky Dane has beginning of condylar fracture, will need surgery. "Could have been worse," he said...

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  3. Scottish Grand National 2015: Winner, Payouts and Order of Finish

    The 2015 Scottish Grand National was among the most chaotic in the storied history of the race, and it resulted in a surprising winner as 25-1 shot Wayward Prince outlasted the 29-horse field to win at Ayr Racecourse in Ayr, Scotland...

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  4. Wayward Prince Wins Scottish Grand National

    Wayward Prince held off a strong late challenge from Goonyella and Benbens to win the Scottish Grand National at Ayr.....

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  5. How to Act Like Derby Insider When You Aren't

    Even if this is your first Kentucky Derby, there's no need to feel lost in conversations at Churchill Downs...

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  6. Comparing Horses to Famous Athletes

    Horses are outstanding athletes with incredible earning potential both on the racetrack and in the breeding shed after their careers are over. Professional athletes also are incredibly well compensated...

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  7. Churchill Shows off New Suites for Derby Horse Owners

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Nearly a year after a stinging critique, Churchill Downs is offering new accommodations for the owners of Kentucky Derby horses — suites so close to the track that guests can see dirt kicked up on the stretch run...

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  8. Scottish Grand National 2015: TV Schedule, Pinstickers, Odds, Contenders, More

    The Scottish Grand National may be in the shadow of the Aintree version, but it stands up to scrutiny and will see a host of top-class horses and jockeys descending on Ayr Racecourse for the event...

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  9. SoCal Trainer Mike Mitchell Dies at 66

    Prominent Southern California trainer Mike Mitchell, who underwent surgery to remove a brain tumor in June 2012, has died at the age of 66...

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  10. McCoy to Ride Mr Mole in Farewell Race

    Tony McCoy looks set to partner Mr Mole in the race named in his honour on the final day of the season at Sandown on Saturday week.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 4 days ago 319 reads 0 comments

  11. Pharoah Climbs to No. 1 in NTRA Rankings

    A trio of Eclipse Award winners remained at the top of the Top Thoroughbred Poll, while Bob Baffert's leading duo of Kentucky Derby contenders took the top two spots on the three-year-old poll...

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  12. Making Sense of Kentucky Derby Picture

    After 35 races in which horses could earn points toward a berth in the Kentucky Derby on May 2, the prospective field is largely set, though the final composition of the maximum 20-horse ...

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  13. Espinoza: The Way Pharoah Runs Is 'Unbelievable'

    Mike Battaglia, who has made the Kentucky Derby morning line for 40 years, had a quandary after American Pharoah frolicked to an eight-length victory over Far Right in Saturday's $1 million Arkansas Derby...

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  14. McNamara out of Surgery Without Complications

    ANDREW McNAMARA has reported that his injured brother and fellow jockey Robbie McNamara has come out of surgery without any complications.....

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  15. Kentucky Derby Qualifying Standings Update

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  16. Arkansas Derby 2015 Results: Winner, Payouts and Order of Finish

    The Arkansas Derby has churned out some impressive winners in past years, including Curlin (2007), Afleet Alex (2005) and Smarty Jones (2004), among others, per HorseRacingNation...

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  17. Arkansas Derby: Winner, Results &Highlights

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  18. Lexington Stakes 2015 Results: Winner, Payouts and Order of Finish

    While no horses in this year's running of the Lexington Stakes were legitimate Kentucky Derby contenders, that didn't detract at all from the fact that these were talented horses running for a total purse of $250,000...

    Tyler Duma Written by Tyler Duma about 7 days ago 1,075 reads 0 comments

  19. Divining Rod Takes Lexington; Unlikely to Run in Kentucky Derby

    LEXINGTON, Ky. – Divining Rod got a patient ride from Julien Leparoux before surging to victory Saturday.....

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 7 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  20. Lexie Lou Named Canada's 2014 Horse of Year

    Gary Barber's Lexie Lou was named Canada's 2014 Horse of the Year the evening of April 10 during Sovereign Award presentations at Woodbine near Toronto...

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  21. I Thought the Dream Was On: McCoy

    AP McCoy has said he thought he was going to win the 2015 Grand National, before he eventually finished fifth aboard favourite Shutthefrontdoor...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 7 days ago 117 reads 0 comments

  22. Grand National 2015 Results: Winner, Payouts and Order of Finish

    Leighton Aspell seized history on board Many Clouds at a sun-drenched Aintree Racecourse, winning the 2015 Grand National in an absorbing race...

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  23. O'Connell Given Lord Windermere Ride in Grand National

    Brian O'Connell will replace the injured Robbie McNamara aboard Lord Windermere in the Crabbie's Grand National at Aintree.....

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  24. Arkansas Derby 2015: Viewing Info and Odds for Kentucky Derby Prep Race

    Saturday's Arkansas Derby marks the end of the Road to the Kentucky Derby series. The 1 1/8-mile, Grade 1 race at Oaklawn Park offers 100 points toward the Kentucky Derby standings ...

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  25. Untapable Coasts to Apple Blossom Win

    Champion Untapable moved to take charge at the top of the stretch after rating in fourth early and drew clear to win $600,000 Apple Blossom Handicap (gr. I) April 10 at Oaklawn Park (VIDEO)...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 days ago 103 reads 0 comments