1. Toronado Rocks Bookies

    Sky Bet punters enjoyed the perfect start to Royal Ascot as 4-5 favourite Toronado won the Queen Anne Stakes.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 2 months ago 182 reads 0 comments

  2. Royal Ascot 2014: Day 1's Most Outlandish Outfits

    Royal Ascot has begun, and as always the best photos are coming not from the races but from the stands. Here are some of our favourite pictures of the most over-the-top outfits on display...

    BR-UK Staff Written by BR-UK Staff about 2 months ago 1,526 reads 0 comments

  3. Royal Ascot 2014: Dates, Race Schedule, Preview and More

    The most anticipated meeting of the Flat racing season gets underway on Tuesday for the first of five days of Royal Ascot 2014...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 2 months ago 1,821 reads 0 comments

  4. Queen Anne Stakes 2014: Date, Post Positions, Odds, Runners and More

    The 2014 Queen Anne Stakes gets underway on Tuesday at Ascot Racecourse, with Toronado the hot favourite to make a winning return to action in his first run of the season...

    Stuart Newman Written by Stuart Newman about 2 months ago 433 reads 0 comments

  5. Frankel Colt, Dam Bring $1,952,437 at Goffs

    The first foal by Frankel to be offered at public auction was sold along with his dam, in foal to the undefeated champion, for £1...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 342 reads 0 comments

  6. Jockey Rosie Napravnik Injured in Morning Workout

    The 4-year-old filly Socialbug, runner-up in Churchill Downs' Grade III Winning Colors in her last start, sustained a fatal injury while working Sunday and was euthanized...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 372 reads 0 comments

  7. Spectator Invades Leicester Racecourse, Races Horses

    A serious incident was narrowly averted at Leicester Racecourse on Saturday after a spectator ran onto the track. The man jumped over the fence and onto the course during the penultimate race of the day, the Cream Gorse Handicap...

    Lee Walker Written by Lee Walker about 3 months ago 22,083 reads 3 comments

  8. Intense Holiday Euthanized After Laminitis Battle

    Starlight Racing's Intense Holiday, winner of the Grade II Risen Star Stakes at Fair Grounds and runner-up in the Grade II Louisiana Derby, was euthanized Thursday after developing laminitis in both forelimbs...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 months ago 251 reads 0 comments

  9. Deal for Colonial Dates Coming Down to the Wire

    The Virginia Racing Commission and state government officials are engaged in a last-ditch effort to save the race meet at Colonial Downs this summer as the window to reach an agreement between the track and horsemen rapidly closes...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 74 reads 0 comments

  10. Suffolk Downs to Reduce Race Dates

    The 2014 meet at Suffolk Downs will be extended through September 29 but the number of live racing days will decrease, according to a new agreement reached between track management and the New England Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 71 reads 0 comments

  11. ThistleDown Staying at Current Location

    ThistleDown Racino announced June 12 that the facility will remain at its current Cuyahoga County, Ohio location and will not exercise its state-approved option to relocate to the Akron-Canton area...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 99 reads 0 comments

  12. Arlington Cuts Purses in Response to Handle Decline

    ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. – Arlington Park instituted an across-the-board purse cut beginning last weekend due to a sharp year-to-year drop in all-sources handle. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 3 months ago 109 reads 0 comments

  13. Smarty Jones 2-Year-Olds Sell in Uruguay

    On May 24, Cuatro Piedras Farm in Uruguay, where Smarty Jones has shuttled for the Southern Hemisphere the past three breeding seasons, sold a total of 37 horses at private auction, including 26 2-year-olds by the 2004 Kentucky Derby (gr...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 months ago 222 reads 0 comments

  14. Tapiture Looks to Rebound in Matt Winn

    After finishing 15th in the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (Grade I), Winchell Thoroughbreds' Tapiture looks to bounce back in the $100,000-added Matt Winn (Grade III) on Saturday night at Churchill Downs...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 months ago 79 reads 0 comments

  15. California Chrome Rated Fourth-Best in World

    Dual classic winner California Chrome is the fourth-ranked horse in the latest "World's Best Racehorse Rankings" published June 12 by the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 months ago 289 reads 0 comments

  16. Grace Hall Continues Her Comeback in Vanity

    Grade I winner Grace Hall, a good second in her initial start in 13 months for trainer Bill Mott, ships to Southern California to take on a well-matched field in the $300,000 Vanity Stakes (gr...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  17. Will Take Charge Goes for Redemption in Foster Handicap

    Champion colt Will Take Charge seeks a rebound effort Saturday night at Churchill Downs in the $500,000 Stephen Foster Handicap.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 2 reads 0 comments

  18. Pimlico Announces Spring Handle Numbers

    The Maryland Jockey Club concluded its spring meeting at Pimlico Race Course last weekend with the average daily handle 4.7% higher than 2013. The average daily handle increased from $4...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 4 reads 0 comments

  19. California Chrome Taking It Easy at Los Al

    No news is good news for California Chrome, who is healing up at trainer Art Sherman's Los Alamitos Race Course barn following a courageous Triple Crown bid that ended with a defeat June 7 in the Belmont Stakes (gr...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 months ago 20 reads 0 comments

  20. Melnyk to Retire, Disperse Stock at Fasig-Tipton

    Prominent owner/breeder Eugene Melnyk, a multiple Sovereign Award winner and perennially among the earnings leaders in the U.S...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 94 reads 0 comments

  21. California Chrome Taking It Easy at Los Al

    No news is good news for California Chrome, who is healing up at trainer Art Sherman's Los Alamitos Race Course barn following a courageous Triple Crown bid that ended with a defeat June 7 in the Belmont Stakes (gr...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 3 months ago 147 reads 0 comments

  22. Commissioner to Undergo Ankle Surgery

    WinStar Farm's Commissioner, runner-up to Tonalist in the June 7 Belmont Stakes (gr. I) at Belmont Park, has a small chip in his front left ankle and will undergo surgery at Rood & ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 3 months ago 355 reads 0 comments

  23. Belmont Stakes 2014: California Chrome's Loss Won't Change Triple Crown Format

    To Steve Coburn 's dismay, the 2014 Belmont Stakes won't be the last that horses enter more rested than others...

    David Daniels Written by David Daniels about 3 months ago 7,225 reads 8 comments

  24. Belmont Stakes 2014 Results: Examining Triple Crown Conclusion

    A bid for horse racing's Triple Crown was dashed at the Belmont Stakes for the 23rd time in history. Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner California Chrome entered the post ...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 3 months ago 2,430 reads 0 comments

  25. Belmont Stakes 2014: Breaking Down Most Shocking Results from Third Jewel

    History was made at the 2014 Belmont Stakes this past Saturday, but it was not the history we were all expecting. Shockingly, California Chrome was defeated...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 3 months ago 6,856 reads 0 comments