1. Johnston New Racing Director at Penn National

    Eric Johnston, currently vice president of racing/racing secretary at Sam Houston Race Park, has been named director of racing operations for Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course...

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  2. Conquest Titan, Vinceremos Loom in Tampa Bay

    Conquest Stables' Holy Bull Stakes (gr. II) runner-up Conquest Titan and Sam F. Davis Stakes (gr. III) winner Vinceremos head a field of 10 sophomores engaged for the $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby (gr...

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  3. 'Still Recovering' Bond Holder out of TB Derby

    Bond Holder, a leading early contender for the Kentucky Derby, will not make an expected start in the March 8 Tampa Bay Derby and his next race is undetermined, according to trainer Doug O'Neill...

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  4. Bailey Confident Un Ace Will Relish Supreme Test

    WITH just the one start over hurdles, Un Ace will be thrust in at the deep end in the Sky Bet Supreme Novices' Hurdle next Tuesday, but trainer Kim Bailey thinks the six-year-old will swim, rather than sink in the Cheltenham Festival curtain-raiser...

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  5. Bailey Harry Topper Flying but Weather Not Helpful

    KIM BAILEY has revealed Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup contender Harry Topper produced his "best ever" piece of work on Wednesday, but warned drying ground could mean the seven-year-old misses the race...

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  6. Cue Card Back Next Season

    Cue Card has been sidelined for the rest of the season after it was discovered he has suffered a minor stress fracture of the pelvis.....

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  7. Will Take Charge Fires Bullet at Oaklawn

    Champion Will Take Charge breezed a bullet half-mile March 2 at Oaklawn Park in his final local workout ahead of a tantalizing showdown with Mucho Macho Man and Game On Dude in the $750,000 Santa Anita Handicap (gr...

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  8. Mucho Macho Man Works Between Races Sunday

    Breeders' Cup Classic winner Mucho Macho Man made a cameo appearance during live racing at Santa Anita Sunday, working five furlongs in 1:01 ⅖ between the 4th and 5th races in preparation for Saturday's Grade 1 Santa Anita Handicap...

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  9. More of That Jockey Decision Delayed to Last Minute

    Connections of More Of That will wait as late as possible before deciding who will come in for the ride on the Ladbrokes World Hurdle candidate.....

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  10. Owner Andy Stewart Embraces World Hurdle Showdown

    Leading owner Andy Stewart has welcomed the news Annie Power will take on Big Buck's in the Ladbrokes World Hurdle at Cheltenham.....

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  11. Michael Owen: From 'Silent Assassin' to Horse Whisperer

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  12. Gulfstream Plans Greater Transparency on DQs

    Gulfstream Park plans to enlist its stewards and public address announcer in an effort to provide bettors more information and greater transparency whenever there is a disqualification or objection on any of its races, the track announced Feb...

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  13. Palace Malice to Get Going in Gulfstream Park Handicap

    The long awaited return to the races for 2013 Belmont Stakes winner Palace Malice will take place on Saturday, March 8...

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  14. Road to Kentucky Derby Goes Through Gotham at Aqueduct

    The Road to the Kentucky Derby makes a stop in the Big Apple on Saturday, as a field of 11 will hit Aqueduct in the $500,000 Gotham (G3), with the winner earning 50 points, as the race is part of the Road to the Kentucky Derby series of races...

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  15. HOY Wise Dan Returns to Keeneland Tab

    Morton Fink's two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan got back to work Feb. 24 at Keeneland, recording his first published breeze of 2014 under regular rider Damien Rock...

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  16. Grade I Winner Streaming Suffers Knee Chip

    Streaming, winner of the 2013 Hollywood Starlet Stakes (gr. I), will undergo surgery to remove a chip in her left knee suffered in the Feb. 22 Rachel Alexandra Stakes (gr. III) at Fair Grounds Race Course, trainer Bob Baffert said Feb...

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  17. Intense Holiday All Business in Risen Star

    Starlight Racing's Intense Holiday finally got his graded score, and did so with a thrilling late run by a nose Feb. 22 in the Risen Star Stakes at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots...

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  18. Polanski to Start Stud Career

    Polanski is heading for a career at stud after trainer Robbie Laing confirmed the Victoria Derby winner would be retired from the racetrack.....

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  19. Godolphin Hands Trainers Full Responsibility After Doping Scandal

    The operational changes should also help safeguard horse welfare and ensure compliance with all relevant laws and regulations, the stable, owned by Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid ...

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  20. Injured Cue Card Is Ruled out of the Cheltenham Festival

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  21. Godolphin Racing Manager Crisford Resigns

    Simon Crisford has announced his resignation as racing manager of Godolphin. The decision comes less than a fortnight after Lord Stevens published a report looking into the doping scandal which rocked Sheikh Mohammed's equine operations...

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  22. Mucho Macho Man Settles in at Santa Anita

    Florida-based Breeders' Cup Classic winner Mucho Macho Man stepped off a Bob Hubbard Horse Transportation Van in Santa Anita's stable area at 5:15 p.m...

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  23. Road to the Derby Heats Up with Pair of Major Preps

    The points race for the Kentucky Derby heats up in a big way on Saturday with a pair of key prep races on tap, the $400,000 Fountain of Youth (G2) at Gulfstream Park and the $400,000 Risen Star (G2) at the Fair Grounds...

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  24. Normandy Invasion Back in Action Feb. 22

    Since mid-December Fox Hill Farm's Normandy Invasion has been working steadily under the tutelage of trainer Chad Brown at Palm Meadows in Florida. On Feb...

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  25. Consignor Thomas Expects Big Sales Year

    When it comes to evaluating talent in young racehorses, Becky Thomas of Sequel Bloodstock has repeatedly proven she possesses an eye for equine athletes.....

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