1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 11 reads 0 comments

  6. Injury to Keep Bond Holder Out of Risen Star

    Reddam Racing's Bond Holder, winner of the Grade 1 FrontRunner Stakes, has been scratched out of the Feb. 22 Risen Star Stakes after suffering an injury en route to Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 13 reads 0 comments

  7. Will Bayern Be the Horse to Break the Jinx?

    The biggest riser in the latest Kentucky Derby Dirty Dozen is the undefeated colt Bayern. The son of Offlee Wild dazzled the Santa Anita crowd on Feb. 13 with a 15-length triumph over Tap It Rich...

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  8. Report: Del Mar Plans Return to Dirt Surface

    Del Mar plans to replace its Polytrack surface with dirt, track president and chief executive officer Joe Harper said Feb. 18...

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  9. Pat Hughes Second Irish Trainer Charged with Possession of Steroids

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  10. Lukas Says Will Take Charge Going to Big 'Cap

    If all goes as planned, the Santa Anita Handicap (gr. I) March 8 will feature a rematch between the top two finishers in last year's Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I) in Mucho Macho Man and Will Take Charge...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 50 reads 1 comments

  11. Pontchatrain Wins Fourth Straight Stakes in 'Vista

    Pontchatrain rolled to her fourth consecutive stakes win over the Santa Anita turf with a one-length tally in Monday's Grade 2, $201,250 Buena Vista.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  12. Tapiture Crushes Foes in G3 Southwest Stakes

    Revenge was sweet but victory was sweeter for Taptiure, who stormed home a dominating winner of his three-year-old debut in Monday's Grade 3, $300,000 Southwest at Oaklawn Park.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 10 reads 0 comments

  13. Horse Racing Medication Regulations Reviewed

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  14. Santa Anita Earns Safety Re-Accreditation

    The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) announced Feb. 14 that Santa Anita Park, site of the Breeders' Cup World Championships for the third straight year in 2014, has earned re-accreditation from the NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance...

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  15. Santa Anita: Bayern Romps, Eblouissante Flops

    In a race that could have Triple Crown implications, Bayern, ridden by Gary Stevens for trainer Bob Baffert, stretched out to a mile and overwhelmed a $58,000 allowance test for 3-year-olds, winning by 15 lengths...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 2 months ago 161 reads 0 comments

  16. Winning Image Seeks First Graded Stakes Win

    Winning Image has won eight stakes during six seasons, but connections of the 7-year-old mare hope she can add a graded victory to her ledger in the $300,000 Barbara Fritchie Handicap (gr...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 10 reads 0 comments

  17. The Jockey Club Denies Privileges to Four

    The Jockey Club announced one trainer will be denied all privileges of The American Stud Book for 10 years and that three other trainers will be denied the same privileges for three years...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 7 reads 0 comments

  18. Tamarando Joins Fray in G3 El Camino Real Derby

    Grade 1 winner Tamarando heads a field of eight entered for Saturday's Grade 3, $200,000 El Camino Real Derby at Golden Gate Fields...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 13 reads 0 comments

  19. Fiftyshadesofhay Headlines Field in G2 Santa Maria

    Multiple graded stakes winner Fiftyshadesofhay heads a field of seven older females entered for the $200,000 Santa Maria Stakes Feb. 15 at Santa Anita Park, seeking her first win of 2014 for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  20. Larry Collmus Named Track Announcer for Churchill Downs

    When Churchill Downs Racetrack (“CDRT”) unveils its 15,224 square foot LED “Big Board” and an enhanced audio system on the “Opening Night” of its ...

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  21. Sheikh Mohammed Exonerated by Lord Stevens' Report into Doping Scandal

    Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the UK's leading racehorse owner, has been cleared of having any knowledge of three drug-related incidents involving his organisation last year, according to a report commissioned by the Sheikh himself...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 2 months ago 92 reads 0 comments

  22. Horse Racing: Dwyer Back in Saddle Next Month

    The 2006 Derby-winning jockey was unseated from Columbian Roulette when three lengths clear of the field in a one-mile handicap at the Nottinghamshire course.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  23. Fox Sports 1 Kicks Off Its Horse Racing Coverage with a Win

    The days before the first broadcast of Fox Sports 1's new Thoroughbred racing series were not promising. The network's Twitter timeline didn't mention Sunday's 5 pm show from Gulfstream ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 49 reads 0 comments

  24. Nicholls Hopes to See Early Spring for Irving

    Paul Nicholls is praying for an upturn in the weather, as Irving's Sky Bet Supreme Novices Hurdle form strengthens ahead of Cheltenham festival...

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  25. Tidal Bay Tops National Weights

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