1. Main Sequence Makes '15 Debut in Mac Diarmida

    Dual Eclipse Award winner Main Sequence will make his 2015 debut when he takes on seven opponents in the $200,000 Mac Diarmida Stakes at 1-3/8 miles at Gulfstream Park Feb. 21...

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  2. Veteran Trainer Dorfman Dies at Age 92

    Veteran Southern California trainer Leonard Dorfman, whose stakes winners included 16-time winner Joni U. Bar, died Feb. 15 at the home of his daughter in Round Rock Texas, at age 92...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 10 days ago 25 reads 0 comments

  3. Malfunction Causes No-Contest at Golden Gate

    The first race at Golden Gate Fields Feb. 15 was declared a no-contest when, because of a malfunction, the starting gate couldn't be moved off the track in time for the one-mile event to be completed...

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  4. Can Galloper Mourinho Become 'The Special One' – Just Like Jose?

    He is known throughout the football world as "The Special One". And given his record, winning the Champions League with Porto and Inter Milan, the Premier League with Chelsea, Spain's ...

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  5. Metaboss Scores Derby Prep Upset in El Camino

    Metaboss closed strongly under Hall of Fame jockey Alex Solis to win Saturday's El Camino Real Derby, paving a potential path to Churchill Downs for the first Saturday in May...

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  6. Lie Forrit Wins Grand National Trial

    AFTER 3m5f and 22 fences a photo finish was still necessary to split veterans Lie Forrit and Harry The Viking, with the Lucinda Russell-trained 11-year-old getting the verdict by a head at odds of 8-1...

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  7. Stevens Scores 5,000th North American Victory

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  8. Derby Points a Concern for Texas Red Trainer

    Trainer Keith Desormeaux said Feb. 13 that if Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Juvenile (gr. I) champion Texas Red didn't need additional points to make the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr...

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  9. Retired Trainer Bagnell Dies at 83 in Missoula

    Western-based owner, breeder, and trainer Dale Bagnell, who registered numerous stakes wins primarily in Montana, died at age 83 on Jan. 30 in Missoula, Mont...

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  10. Injured Soldier Makes Racing History

    Amputee soldier Captain Guy Disney has become the first jockey with an artificial leg to ride over fences in a race in Britain...

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  11. Shared Belief Favored to Win Keeneland BC

    Shared Belief's victory in last Saturday's San Antonio Stakes at Santa Anita increased his favoritism -- and his odds -- of winning Keeneland's 2015 Breeders' Cup Classic...

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  12. Beholder Could Make Return in Madison Stakes

    Two-time champion Beholder could make her return to the races in the $350,000 Madison Stakes (gr. I) over seven furlongs at Keeneland on April 4, according to trainer Richard Mandella...

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  13. Anabolic Steroids Still Issue in U.S. Racing

    Through the first 10 months of 2014, U.S. horse racing appeared on pace to register its fewest positive drug tests for anabolic steroids since the industry moved to outlaw the drugs from racing in 2008-09...

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  14. Palace Malice Ready to Rejoin Pletcher Stable

    After almost three months in winter quarters, two-time grade I winner Palace Malice is scheduled to leave trainer Dogwood Stable's Aiken, S.C., barn the evening of Feb. 12 and ship to trainer Todd Pletcher at Palm Beach Downs...

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  15. Court Dismisses Owner's Suit Against Indiana

    In a Feb. 12 release, the Indiana Horse Racing Commission reported that litigation brought by former commissioner and Indiana Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association executive director Ed Martin, Jr...

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  16. Aqueduct Cancels Live Racing Card Feb. 13

    In anticipation of frigid temperatures and severe wind chills potentially causing unsafe track conditions for horses and jockeys, the New York Racing Association is canceling live racing at Aqueduct Racetrack Friday, Feb...

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  17. Complete Preview for El Camino Real Derby

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  18. Oklahoma Man Charged with Horse Maltreatment

    An Oklahoma man is facing multiple charges after more than 80 horses were seized from his Muskogee County property...

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  19. Panel Gives Lottery-Racing Bet Unanimous OK

    A bill to allow the Kentucky Lottery to implement a combined lottery game and a horse racing bet received unanimous approval Tuesday from the Senate Licensing, Occupations and Administrative Regulations committee...

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  20. HOF Jockey Testifies Against Racing Machine Ban

    If it looks like a slot machine and it sounds like slot machine, it's a slot machine - that's the argument from the Coeur d'Alene tribe who is trying to eliminate historical or instant horse race machines in the state...

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  21. Texas Red Sidelined from Kentucky Derby Trail

    Most recently, the fan-favorite Texas Red finished 2nd in the G2 San Vicente Stakes at Santa Anita Park on February 1, 2015 just behind Lord Nelson...

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  22. Watch: Shared Belief Tops Chrome at Santa Anita

    In this corner, dual-classic winner, Champion 3-year-old, and 2014 Horse of the Year, California Chrome. In the other, 2013 Champion 2-year-old, Shared Belief, owned by famed sports radio host Jim Rome...

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  23. Is San Antonio the Start of a Great Racing Season?

    Gliding with championship authority, California Chrome led the field into the stretch, and there Shared Belief rolled up alongside, a dark cloud that seemed bursting to rain on the leader's glistening parade...

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  24. Four-Horse Spill Leads Injuries at Tampa

    A four-horse spill in the sixth race Feb. 6 at Tampa Bay Downs caused the death of one horse and resulted in four jockeys being taken to St. Joseph's Hospital in Tampa for observation...

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  25. Shared Belief Finds Redemption in San Antonio

    The showdown everyone wanted to see produced a clear verdict for Shared Belief over reigning Horse of the Year California Chrome in the $500,000 San Antonio Invitational Stakes (gr...

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