1. Off the Tracks Soars in Schuylerville Stakes

    J. Stables' Off the Tracks went from maiden winner to stakes victress in just her second start July 24, taking the $150,000 Schuylerville Stakes (gr. III) in powerful fashion at Saratoga Race Course...

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  2. Jockey Rossi Having Surgery at Trauma Hospital

    Jockey Oriana Rossi, who suffered catastrophic injuries in a two-horse spill in Indiana Grand's fifth race Wednesday afternoon, is undergoing surgery Thursday afternoon at Indiana University ...

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  3. Report: Pharoah Expected at Monmouth July 29

    Monmouth Park reports that Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is scheduled to arrive at the Oceanport, N.J. track July 29, as he prepares to start in the $1 million William Hill Haskell Invitational Stakes (gr...

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  4. Carpe Diem Retired Due to Knee Chip

    Two-time grade I winner Carpe Diem has been retired due to a knee chip and will enter stud next year at Kenny Troutt's WinStar Farm near Versailles, Ky., it was announced July 23...

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  5. Louisiana Jockeys Arrested for Allegedly Shocking Horses and Fixing Races

    Three Louisiana jockeys were arrested Wednesday on charges of race fixing after authorities allege the jockeys attempted to fix a June 19 race at the Evangeline Downs Racetrack and Casino , per Emily Lane of NOLA...

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  6. Louisiana Jockeys Arrested for Allegedly Fixing Races

    Three Louisiana jockeys were arrested Wednesday (July 22) for allegedly attempting to fix a recent horse race in Lafayette by pulling their horses' reins...

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  7. Baffert Says Pharoah 'Getting Faster'

    With owner Ahmed Zayat watching from the Del Mar grandstand, American Pharoah posted another workout Thursday ahead of the Aug. 2 William Hill Haskell Invitational...

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  8. Saratoga Race Opening Day 2015: Time, Contenders, Post Positions, Odds, Schedule

    The 147th Saratoga Race Meeting begins on Friday and runs all the way through Sept. 7. With so many horse races to be had between now and then, fans will have plenty of time to catch quality showcases at the historic venue...

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  9. Vogue: Pharoah Weighs Options Before 1 Last Shot

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  10. War Emblem to Join 'Old Friends' Retirement Home

    Another Kentucky Derby winner, coincidentally trained by Bob Baffert, will live out his days at Old Friends Farm. Plans are for 2002 champion War Emblem to ship to the Georgetown, Ky...

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  11. War Emblem to Join 'Old Friends' Retirement Home

    For the second time in nine months, Old Friends plans to welcome a Kentucky Derby (gr. I) winner as War Emblem is scheduled to join the Thoroughbred retirement farm in September...

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  12. Danza to Run at Sprendthrift After 1-Yr out

    Danza, a colt that consistently wowed in training leading up to the 2014 Kentucky Derby before finishing third in his final race, has more than a year later been announced as a stud prospect at Spendthrift Farm...

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  13. American Pharoah Still Atop NTRA Rankings

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  14. California Chrome to Return to Racing in 2016

    California Chrome, the 2014 Horse of the Year, will return to racing for his 5-year-old season, trainer Art Sherman said July 19...

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  15. War Story Gearing Up to Take on 'Pharoah'

    War Story is gearing up for his first start for trainer Jeff Radosevich next month in the $1 million William Hill Haskell Invitational (gr. I), where he will bid for his first stakes win against Triple Crown winner American Pharoah...

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  16. American Pharoah Records First Del Mar Breeze

    An unusual flash thunderstorm at Del Mar caused no delay of American Pharoah's first workout in San Diego County July 18, as the Triple Crown champion recorded a six-furlong breeze in 1:11 2/5 over the seaside oval's dirt track...

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  17. At Least Four Likely Await Pharoah in Haskell

    With just more than two weeks to go before American Pharoah's scheduled return in the $1 million William Hill Haskell Invitational Stakes (gr. I) Aug. 2 at Monmouth Park, the field of competitors to face the Triple Crown winner is taking shape...

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  18. Taylor Made Buys Share in California Chrome

    Taylor Made Farm closed a deal July 17 to purchase 30% interest in dual classic winner and 2014 Horse of the Year California Chrome with the intent of racing the champion next year, then standing him at stud in 2017...

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  19. Champion Wise Dan Puts in 1st Work Back

    Cleared June 30 to return to full training, two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan posted his first official workout Friday in more than eight months...

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  20. Congress Introduces Bill Granting USADA Right to Drug Test

    “USADA greatly appreciates the leadership of Congressman Tonko (D-NY 20th District) and Congressman Barr (R-KY 6th District) in introducing the Thoroughbred Horseracing Integrity ...

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  21. Espinoza Thanks Fans for Support After ESPYs

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  22. California Chrome to Recover from Injury at Kentucky Farm

    California Chrome, the 2014 Kentucky Derby winner and Horse of the Year, will recover from a bone bruise at a Kentucky farm for three months...

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  23. IND Standardbred Trainer Suspended 10 Years

    Standardbred trainer Bradley Moffitt has been suspended for 10 years for a positive test for darbepoetin alfa, a drug commonly known as DPO...

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  24. Horse Racing Invades the ESPY's

    Our sport's icon has another piece of hardware in his sights. American Pharoah's captivating and convincing victory in the Belmont Stakes was just nominated for ESPN's 2015 “ESPY” for Best Championship Performance...

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  25. Congressman Requests White House Honor Pharoah

    New York Congressman Paul Tonko, co-chair of the Congressional Horse Caucus, on Tuesday requested the same sort of honor for American horse racing's latest Triple Crown winner as other United States sports champions regularly receive...

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