1. Normandy Invasion Set for Return to Track

    A horse owner Rick Porter once called "one of the unluckiest" he's had a stake in is scheduled to make his return to the races on Wednesday...

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  2. Gold Cup Comes Up Aces, Pharoah Thrills Santa Anita Fans

    Hard Aces held off game runner-up Hoppertunity by a nose in a thrilling finish in the $500,000 Gold Cup at Santa Anita Stakes on Saturday, a card that also featured a special appearance by 2015 Triple Crown winner American Pharoah...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Callum Mackenzie about 8 months ago 78 reads 0 comments

  3. Horse Racing: Breeders' Cup May Be 'Pharoah' Finale

    The Breeders' Cup is just about four months away, and if Triple Crown winner American Pharoah shows up for the $5 million Classic as planned, the race could turn into one of the biggest celebrations in the sport's history...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 months ago 149 reads 0 comments

  4. Racing's Winningest Black Jockey an Accomplished Newcomer at Churchill Downs

    The new face in the Churchill Downs jock's room Thursday evening was anything but to those who were there. Yes, his seventh-place effort aboard Polly Freeze in the day's first race ...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 months ago 77 reads 0 comments

  5. Perez Released from Hospital After Spill

    Jockey Fernando Perez was released from the hospital only hours after his mount in the fifth race at Santa Anita Park June 25 fatally broke down and sent him crashing to the ground...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 months ago 48 reads 0 comments

  6. Breeders' Cup Challenge Hits Santa Anita for Gold Cup

    A field of 11 older runners will line up on Saturday afternoon in the $500,000 Gold Cup at Santa Anita (Grade 1) with the winner earning an automatic starting spot in the field for the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (Grade 1)...

    Michael Dempsey Written by Michael Dempsey about 8 months ago 1,147 reads 0 comments

  7. Haskell, Pa. Derby Make Sense for American Pharoah

    Monmouth Park officials have reached out to Ahmed Zayat and are waiting to hear back from American Pharoah's owner about what financial incentives he needs for the Triple Crown winner to run in the $1-million William Hill Haskell Invitational on Aug...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 8 months ago 376 reads 0 comments

  8. 'Chrome' to Skip Eclipse and Head Home

    U.S. Horse of the Year California Chrome will return to the United States after missing the Prince of Wales's Stakes (Eng-I) at Royal Ascot with a bruised foot, Racing Post reports...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 months ago 247 reads 0 comments

  9. Jockey Dies from Trotting Injuries

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  10. Triple Crown Stars Still Riding High 2 Weeks After Belmont

    The party's still on for the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years — and the owner, trainer and jockey. Since American Pharoah completed his sweep of the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes...

    Paige Kuhn Written by Paige Kuhn about 8 months ago 153 reads 0 comments

  11. Australian Sprint Star Takeover Target Dies

    Australian champion Takeover Target, a former global sprinting sensation, has been euthanized following an injury sustained in a paddock accident. He was 15...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 months ago 357 reads 0 comments

  12. American Pharoah Back on Track at Santa Anita

    For the first time since early April, Triple Crown winner American Pharoah took a trip around the Santa Anita Park main track the morning of June 20...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 months ago 435 reads 0 comments

  13. Wes Welker's Horse Undrafted Wins Diamond Jubilee Stakes, Nets Welker $473K

    NFL wide receiver Wes Welker received a welcome payday when his horse, Undrafted, won the Diamond Jubilee Stakes...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 8 months ago 34,399 reads 29 comments

  14. Royal Ascot Results 2015: Winners, Payouts, Orders of Finish for Saturday Races

    The 2015 Royal Ascot came to a close on Saturday, as Frankie Dettori rode Undrafted to a win in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 8 months ago 2,969 reads 0 comments

  15. Dettori Wins Diamond Jubilee on Undrafted at Royal Ascot

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  16. 'Pharoah' to Parade at Santa Anita June 27

    Triple Crown winner American Pharoah will parade at Santa Anita Park June 27, the Arcadia, Calif. track announced June 19...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 months ago 190 reads 0 comments

  17. Royal Ascot Results 2015: Winners, Payouts, Orders of Finish for Friday's Races

    Muhaarar and Ervedya were the big winners on the penultimate day of the 2015 Royal Ascot meeting, taking victory in the Commonwealth Cup and the Coronation Stakes, respectively...

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  18. Jockey Moore Makes History at Royal Ascot

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  19. Owner: Pharoah's Next Race Could Be Aug. 29 in NY

    New York's Saratoga Race Course, and presumably the Aug. 29 Travers Stakes, now appear the target for Triple Crown winner American Pharoah's next race...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 months ago 257 reads 0 comments

  20. Horse Racing Tries to Change Tax Rules on Betting

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 months ago 76 reads 0 comments

  21. NY Legislature Ends Palm Sunday Racing Ban

    The New York State legislature has halted a longstanding ban against pari-mutuel wagering and live racing on Palm Sunday, a move industry supporters claim will raise revenue for tracks and the state...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 8 months ago 67 reads 0 comments

  22. Royal Ascot Results 2015: Winners, Payouts and Orders of Finish on Ladies Day

    Trip to Paris won the 2015 Gold Cup, the highlight of Ladies Day at the 2015 Royal Ascot meeting, resulting in a hefty payout for punters willing to place a bet on the late entry...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 8 months ago 1,913 reads 0 comments

  23. Triple Crown Winner American Pharoah Returns to California

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Triple Crown winner American Pharoah was initially hesitant to leave Churchill Downs before returning to California and prepare for the next phase of his racing career...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 8 months ago 221 reads 0 comments

  24. What's Next for Chrome After Euro Mishap?

    ASCOT, England — Although a minor injury forced the reigning American Horse of the Year, California Chrome, to miss his chance to race in the Group I Prince of Wales's Stakes ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 8 months ago 199 reads 0 comments

  25. Royal Ascot Results 2015: Winners, Payouts, Orders of Finish for Wednesday Races

    Day 2 of Royal Ascot got underway on Wednesday, with a full slate of six races for fans to enjoy, including the gigantic field at the unique Royal Hunt Club. Below, we'll take a look at the full results and winners from Wednesday's races...

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