1. Calculator Wins $100K Sham Stakes at Santa Anita

    Calculator won the $100,000 Sham Stakes for 3-year-olds by 4 1/4 lengths Saturday at Santa Anita, giving the colt his first career victory in five tries......

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  2. Sheinman Leaves Breeders' Cup Post

    Drew Sheinman has left his post with the Breeders' Cup as senior vice president and chief marketing and revenue officer to purse other business interests, Read more on BloodHorse...

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  3. Welsh National: Jockey Aidan Coleman Faces BHA Whip Inquiry

    No action was taken on the day against Coleman, 26, by stewards at Chepstow Racecourse after he won on Emperor's Choice, trained by Venetia Williams...

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  4. Aqueduct Cuts Short Friday Card; Two Horses Injured

    OZONE PARK, N.Y. - Racing was canceled Friday at Aqueduct following the second race after two horses broke down and jockeys complained of blowing snow and some ice particles in the track...

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  5. NYTHA Calls Meeting over Equine Fatalities

    The New York Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association will meet Jan. 10 with management of the New York Racing Association to discuss an increase in equine fatalities at Aqueduct Racetrack that has occurred during the current winter meet...

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  6. Santa Anita to Honor 'Chrome' on Saturday

    Santa Anita will proudly honor California Chrome as the fifth annual recipient of the Secretariat “Vox Populi” Award (the People's Choice Award) on Saturday...

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  7. Silviniaco Conti Emulates Former Stablemate Kauto Star at King George

    (CNN)Silviniaco Conti completed the double at the King George VI Chase at Kempton Park in the style of which former stablemate and steeplechase legend Kauto Star would be proud...

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  8. Calculator Eyes 1st Win, Derby Points in Sham

    Richard C. Pell's Calculator, coming off two straight Grade 1 runner-up finishes, will be seeking his first career victory when he faces seven challengers Jan. 10 in the $100,000 Sham Stakes at Santa Anita Park...

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  9. KY Derby Runner-Up Returns to Training

    New Orleans. LA (SportsNetwork.com) - Kentucky Derby runner-up Commanding Curve, trained by Dallas Stewart, has returned to training after a five month break. "He looks great," Stewart said from Fair Grounds...

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  10. 2015 Will Be Entertaining in Horse Racing

    ARCADIA — If you're a horse racing fan and you're not excited about the 2015 season, better check your pulse. The racing gods have blessed the industry with a vast stable of horses that should keep us entertained from start to finish this year...

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  11. Nicky Henderson Says Simonsig Likely to Be out for Rest of Season

    Nicky Henderson has almost certainly ruled Simonsig out for the season after his exciting chaser was not entered in any of the championship races at the Cheltenham Festival on Thursday...

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  12. $3M Purse for Race at New Mexico's Ruidoso Downs

    RUIDOSO DOWNS, N.M. (AP) — The All American Futurity horse race at New Mexico's Ruidoso Downs this Labor Day will offer a $3 million purse.....

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  13. Finalists for Horse of the Year Unveiled

    HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. -- Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome, along with Bayern and Main Sequence, are finalists for Horse of the Year at the Eclipse Awards...

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  14. Idaho Tribes Call 'Instant Racing' Machines an 'Illegal Hoax'

    BOISE – The chairmen of four Idaho Indian tribes are calling on the state's governor and Attorney General to end the spread of so-called “instant racing”.....

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  15. Sports Creek Raceway Closing After 29 Years of Horse Racing

    SWARTZ CREEK, MI – After 29 years of horses running through Sports Creek Raceway, the Swartz Creek entertainment facility is shutting its doors...

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  16. Keeneland Puts April 2-Year-Old Sale on Hold

    Citing the hardships of maintaining a 'boutique' model in a contracting marketplace, Keeneland officials announced Tuesday its April Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale will be put on hiatus for 2015...

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  17. Wynn Las Vegas Early 2015 BC Classic Odds

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  18. Top Florida Sire Wildcat Heir Euthanized

    Wildcat Heir , Florida's reigning stallion of the year, was euthanized the morning of Jan. 5 after suffering from a severe bout of colic, Journeyman Stud owner Brent Fernung said. Read more on BloodHorse...

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  19. Record-Setting Trainer Warren Dies at 79

    Trainer Ronnie Warren, who saddled Coax Me Chad to a runner-up finish in the 1984 Kentucky Derby (gr. I) and set records at Keeneland during a long career, died Dec. 31 in Little Rock, Ark...

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  20. NFL Stadium Planned for Hollywood Park Site

    Stockbridge Capital Group, which owns the 238 acres that includes shuttered Hollywood Park, and the real estate development firm belonging to St...

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  21. Bayern, Chrome Work Toward Rematch in 2015

    Bayern and California Chrome took another step toward a possible early-season rematch when the leading Horse of the Year contenders worked sharply about an hour apart the morning of Jan...

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  22. Video: Awkward Call with Horse Named 'Harass'

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  23. El Kabeir an Easy Winner in G3 Jerome Stakes

    Despite bobbling at the start and racing wide on the first turn, favored El Kabeir posted an impressive 4-3/4-length victory in the $200,000 Jerome Stakes Jan. 3 from rainy Aqueduct Racetrack...

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  24. Horse of the Year Vote a Difficult Race to Call

    When I first started voting for horse racing's Eclipse Awards some 16 years ago, the first rule I learned was there are no rules...

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  25. New Zealand Champion Sire O'Reilly Dies

    O'Reilly, a New Zealand Horse of the Year and four-time champion sire, passed away in his paddock Dec. 31 at Waikato Stud in Matamata, New Zealand. Read more on BloodHorse.com: http://www...

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