1. McCoy's Long Goodbye Takes Him to Cheltenham

    Tony McCoy's long goodbye to horse racing takes him to the Cheltenham Festival, where Britain's most successful jumps jockey has good chances in three marquee races...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 22 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  2. Texas Red Returns to Make Kentucky Derby Bid

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  3. Video: Jim Rome, Shared Belief Share Kiss After Win

    Shared Belief used a devastating turn of foot to win the 78th running of the Big 'Cap under wraps. 75 years ago Seabiscuit won this historically important race...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 23 days ago 32 reads 0 comments

  4. Shared Belief Looks All but Unbeatable This Year

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  5. Cheltenham Festival 2015: Dates, Race Schedule, Betting Tips, Odds and Preview

    The focus of the racing world will switch to Prestbury Park this week, where the highlight of the National Hunt season, the Cheltenham Festival, takes place from Tuesday, March 10 to Friday, March 13...

    Alex Livie Written by Alex Livie about 23 days ago 1,346 reads 0 comments

  6. Dortmund, San Felipe Rivals to SA Derby

    Bob Baffert will not be changing his plans for undefeated Dortmund after the 3-year-old colt's front-running victory in the San Felipe Stakes (gr. II) March 7 at Santa Anita Park...

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  7. Shared Belief Looks Headed to Oaklawn

    Shared Belief will likely look toward the $600,000 Oaklawn Handicap (gr. II) April 11 for his next race, trainer Jerry Hollendorfer said March 8, a day after a dominating win in the Santa Anita Handicap (gr...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 23 days ago 55 reads 0 comments

  8. Report: Fallon Makes Surprise Return to Riding in UK

    Kieren Fallon is preparing to have another go at Flat racing in Britain this season, despite harbouring hopes that he might become a fixture of the sport in California...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 23 days ago 34 reads 0 comments

  9. Guide to Cheltenham Festival 2015

    When Cheltenham starts, ticket information, TV details, how to get there and a day-by-day schedule for the greatest show in jump racing.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 24 days ago 29 reads 0 comments

  10. Shared Belief Wins $1 Million Santa Anita Handicap

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Shared Belief collared pacesetter Moreno on the turn for home and went on to win the $1 million Santa Anita Handicap by 4 1/4 lengths...

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  11. Shared Belief Wins $1 Million Santa Anita Handicap

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Shared Belief collared pacesetter Moreno on the turn for home and went on to win the $1 million Santa Anita Handicap by 4 1/4 lengths...

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  12. Dortmund Improves to 5-0 with 1 ¼-Length Victory in San Felipe for Trainer...

    ARCADIA, California — Dortmund improved to 6-0 after winning the $400,000 San Felipe Stakes by 1¼ lengths, solidifying his status as a threat for the Kentucky Derby...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 24 days ago 41 reads 0 comments

  13. Carpe Diem Cashes in Tampa Bay Derby Victory

    Carpe Diem was slow, almost unwilling, to enter the starting gate for Saturday's Grade II, $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby. Once jockey John Velazquez hopped back on the Todd Pletcher trainee, however, it was if a three-month layoff never happened...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 24 days ago 30 reads 0 comments

  14. El Kabeir Continues NY Success in Gotham

    Zayat Stables' El Kabeir continued his success on the New York circuit, running to a polished victory in the $400,000 Gotham Stakes (gr. III) March 7 at Aqueduct Racetrack...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 24 days ago 21 reads 0 comments

  15. Khozan Injured, off Kentucky Derby Trail

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  16. Opponents Not Conceding to Favorite Shared Belief

    Many are conceding Saturday's $1 million Santa Anita Handicap to Shared Belief, the 2-year-old champion of 2013 who could be a perfect 10-0 if not for a horrendous trip in the Breeders' Cup Classic last fall...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 25 days ago 21 reads 0 comments

  17. Shared Belief Big Favorite in Santa Anita Handicap

    Four weeks ago we had a great summit among Shared Belief, Horse of the Year California Chrome and Hoppertunity in the San Antonio at Santa Anita Park...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 25 days ago 41 reads 0 comments

  18. Chrome Looking to Get 'Tight' for Dubai

    Art Sherman wasn't convinced California Chrome was quite ready for his last race, a 1 1/2-length second-place finish to Shared Belief in the San Antonio Invitational Stakes (gr. II) Feb...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 25 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  19. Heralded Carpe Diem Makes Return in TB Derby

    Carpe Diem figures to face a stiff challenge as he makes his highly-anticipated 2015 bow in Saturday's $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby...

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  20. Ocho Ocho Ocho Set for 3-Yr-Old Debut at San Felipe

    Ocho Ocho Ocho, unbeaten in three starts at age 2, is among a bulky field entered Wednesday for Saturday's Grade 2, $400,000 San Felipe Stakes, an important prep at Santa Anita Park ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 25 days ago 24 reads 0 comments

  21. El Kabeir Heads Gotham Stakes in Derby Prep

    El Kabeir enters the Gotham Stakes, a points-paying road to the Kentucky Derby qualifier, off a defeat in the Withers Stakes from Far From Over. But the John Terranova trainee won't have to on Saturday face the only horse to defeat him since last year...

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  22. Shared Belief Holds Spotlight at Santa Anita

    ARCADIA, Calif. – His fan base is growing, his odds are dropping, and Shared Belief is expected to solidify his position as the nation's top older horse when he starts favored Saturday in the Grade 1 Santa Anita Handicap...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 25 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  23. Heavens Stairway Wins Turf Feature at Santa Anita

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) Heavens Stairway pounced on pacesetter Mark of a Gem approaching the furlong pole and went on to a 3 1/4-length victory in the $60,000 feature for older fillies and mares Thursday at Santa Anita...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 25 days ago 24 reads 0 comments

  24. Jim Rome's Shared Belief Huge Favorite in Big 'Cap

    The Clones will be chalk players on Saturday, as Shared Belief, the top older horse in the U.S., takes on 12 overmatched foes in the $1 million Santa Anita Handicap (G1) at Santa Anita...

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  25. 'He's the Usain Bolt of Horses'

    Trainer Gary Moore has likened champion chaser Sire De Grugy to the world's fastest man, Usain Bolt. Sire De Grugy won at Chepstow recently in preparation for the Cheltenham Festival, where he is defending his Queen Mother Champion Chase crown...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 27 days ago 17 reads 0 comments