1. Report: Trading Leather Put Down After Japan Cup

    Reports from Japan state that Trading Leather has been put down after suffering an injury during the Japan Cup.....

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  2. California Chrome Shines on the Del Mar Turf

    Dual classic winner California Chrome successfully debuted over turf in the $300,000 Hollywood Derby Nov. 29 at Del Mar when he defeated Queen's Plate winner Lexie Lou by about two lengths...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 299 reads 0 comments

  3. California Chrome Wins Hollywood Derby

    Cal Chrome was brilliant winning Saturday's G1 Hollywood Derby, and so was the game filly Lexie Lou, a fine second...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 168 reads 0 comments

  4. Nicky Henderson Reveals Sprinter Sacre and Simonsig Will Miss Targets

    Sprinter Sacre will not make his return to action in the 888sport Tingle Creek Chase at Sandown on Saturday week.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 1 month ago 156 reads 0 comments

  5. Cary Street Leads 11 in Hawthorne Gold Cup

    A field of 11 will gather for the $250,000 Hawthorne Gold Cup (gr. II) at Hawthorne Race Course on Saturday, Nov. 29, contesting the only graded stakes and only open stakes of the Chicagoland oval's fall stand...

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  6. Do Horses Learn by Watching Each Other?

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  7. Chuckas Resigns as CEO of Maryland Jockey Club

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Tom Chuckas has resigned as president and chief executive officer of the Maryland Jockey Club after a 6-year run...

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  8. Chrome Gallops Ahead of Saturday's Turf Debut

    California Chrome was feeling so sharp Tuesday at Del Mar that instead of a scheduled jog, trainer Art Sherman had him gallop...

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  9. Irish Jockey Banned 6 Months for Cocaine Positive

    LONDON (AP) — An Irish flat-racing jockey has been banned for six months after testing positive for traces of cocaine he says were contained in herbal tea that he bought to soothe a skin condition...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 73 reads 0 comments

  10. California Chrome and Wise Dan Among Six Vox Populi Nominees

    Online voting is now open for the fifth annual Secretariat Vox Populi Award. Created by Secretariat's owner Penny Chenery, the Vox Populi, or “Voice of the People,” Award ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 9 reads 0 comments

  11. Sweeping New Drug Rules Approved in New York

    New York regulators on Nov. 24 enacted the most sweeping set of equine drug rules in more than 30 years in the state, providing a more certain threshold for allowable amounts of medication ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 134 reads 0 comments

  12. Ocho Ocho Ocho Cashes Jackpot, Now 3-for-3

    Undefeated Ocho Ocho Ocho, one of several Southern California shippers in the field, Read more on BloodHorse.com: http://www.bloodhorse...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 126 reads 0 comments

  13. Ocho Ocho Ocho Wins Delta Downs Jackpot Stakes

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  14. Take Charge Brandi Takes Down Delta Princess

    Proving her Nov. 1 victory in the 14 Hands Winery Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies (gr. I) was no fluke, Read more on BloodHorse.com: http://www.bloodhorse...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 92 reads 0 comments

  15. Cigar Mile Stakes Card Fields Taking Shape

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  16. $40K Claimer Sets Churchill Mile Record

    Chilukki. Infratini. Fruit Ludt? The 3-year-old colt, claimed for maiden $30,000 two starts ago, broke Churchill Downs' track record for a mile Friday by taking a $40,000 claiming race in 1:33...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 2 months ago 68 reads 0 comments

  17. Whip Use by Jockeys Restricted in California

    To prevent overuse of the whip, jockeys in California will no longer be allowed to strike a horse more than three consecutive times without giving the animal a chance to respond.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 22 reads 0 comments

  18. California Horse Racing Board Reviews Rule

    Following the controversial non-call in the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic, the California Horse Racing Board appears ready to change the rule that led to the decision. But it may take awhile...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  19. Up the Backstretch: California Chrome Not Done, Yet

    Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - For many people the Breeders' Cup marks the end of the thoroughbred racing season in North America. But don't tell that to the connections of California Chrome...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 181 reads 0 comments

  20. Shared Belief Returns to Track for 1st Time Since BC

    Berkeley, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Eclipse Award winner Shared Belief returned to training Tuesday morning at Golden Gate Fields for his first workout since finishing fourth in the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic at Santa Anita on Nov...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 85 reads 0 comments

  21. Weather Forces Churchill to Cancel Wed. Card

    Citing a winter weather blast that sent temperatures into the teens and sub-zero wind-chills has prompted Churchill Downs to cancel its 10-race live program for Nov. 19...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 51 reads 0 comments

  22. Online Betting on Horse Racing Attracting Thousands of New Young Players

    A company combining the appeal of online gaming, social media and horse racing is reaping the benefits of its first product...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 months ago 53 reads 0 comments

  23. Heart to Heart Wires the Field in Commonwealth

    Making his first start since a facile wire-to-wire win in the Jefferson Cup on September 27, Terry Hamilton's Heart to Heart made short work of his foes in another Grade 3 event at ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 8 reads 0 comments

  24. Juvenile Brings Sale Record Price at Arqana

    Arqana's Deauville autumn sale saw excellent returns on opening day Nov. 17. The purchase of unbeaten juvenile Silverwave for an auction record €420,000 ($522,906 in United States funds) helped drive trade up by 24% from last year...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  25. Canadian Shipper Dynamic Sky Takes Red Smith

    After being given a perfect trip by veteran rider Cornelio Velasquez, Canadian shipper Dynamic Sky held on late to get the money in Saturday's Grade 3, $250,000 Red Smith Handicap at Aqueduct...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 9 reads 0 comments