1. Pedroza Breaks Leg in Starting Gate Mishap

    Jockey Martin Pedroza sustained leg fracture and is to be sidelined for an indefinite period after a starting gate mishap aboard first-time starter Sargentina in the eighth and final race Feb...

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  2. Jockey Fails to Meet with Stewards, Suspended

    The California Horse Racing Board suspended jockey Patrick Valenzuela indefinitely Feb. 7 for failing to appear before stewards at Santa Anita Park over charges that he failed to fulfill his riding agreement...

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  3. Midnight Hawk Tops Seven-Horse Lewis Field

    Unbeaten Midnight Hawk will put his perfect mark on the line Saturday when taking on six rivals in the Grade 2, $200,000 Robert B. Lewis at Santa Anita Park...

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  4. NYRA Will Offer $8 Million in Purses on Belmont Stakes Day

    Horsemen hit the jackpot after the New York Racing Association announced on Friday that it will offer $8 million dollars in purses on Belmont Stakes day, June 7, making it the second ...

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  5. Jockey Club Tour on FOX Debuts with Donn Handicap at Gulfstream Park

    While most of the country is still in the grips of a winter chill, it will be a toasty 80 degrees on Sunday at Gulfstream Park when a stellar field of 11 will head to the gate in the $500,000 Donn Handicap (G1)...

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  6. Game On Dude Starts New Season in San Antonio

    Considered one of the top older horses in the world, two-time Santa Anita Handicap (gr. I) winner Game On Dude heads a field of seven in the $300,000 San Antonio Stakes (gr. II) in his 2014 debut Feb...

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  7. Oaklawn Cancels Because of Cold Weather

    Oaklawn Park has cancelled its Thursday, Feb. 6 card because of below freezing temperatures. Oaklawn's track crew worked the track overnight and will remain on the track all day and night to prevent any freeze that could put weekend racing in jeopardy...

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  8. Wolf to Host FOX Sports 1 Racing Broadcasts

    Greg Wolf, Richard Migliore, Andy Serling, Simon Bray, and Alyssa Ali have been tabbed to handle the on-air duties for The Jockey Club Tour on FOX racing series, which makes its debut Sunday, Feb...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 34 reads 0 comments

  9. Horse Racing: Heart-Stopping Stars on Weekend Beat

    SPRINTER SACRE will be wearing his heart monitor when he parades in the paddock at Newbury before racing on Saturday.....

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  10. Lorde to Headline Preakness Stakes

    Lorde will bring her Grammy Award-winning song of the year to Maryland as she headlines the Preakness infield concert at Pimlico Race Course in May.....

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  11. Lorde to Play Preakness Stakes

    @wbaltv11 breaking the news that @lordemusic will headline @PreaknessStakes concert @PimlicoRC in 100 days pic.twitter.com/WAZ64SaclA.....

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  12. Seabiscuit's Stud Barn Named Historic Location

    The stud barn of Racing Hall of Famer Seabiscuit at Ridgewood Ranch in Willits, Calif., has officially been listed in the U.S. National Register of Historic Places...

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  13. Canadian Horse Racing Hall Seeks Nominations

    The Canadian Horse Racing Hall invites the public to submit nominations for 2014 from both Thoroughbred and Standardbred racing in seven categories.....

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  14. Aqueduct Cancels Monday Racing Due to Snow

    Live racing at Aqueduct Racetrack has been cancelled for Monday, Feb. due to snow. It is the fourth full or partial card cancellation at the track since Jan. 1 due to weather.....

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  15. 'Doll' Works for Career Finale in Hurricane Bertie

    With owner Mandy Pope on hand, two-time champion Groupie Doll breezed Feb. 2 at Gulfstream Park & Casino in preparation for her final career start in the Feb. 9 Hurricane Bertie Stakes...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  16. Osborne Has Grand Designs for York

    Jamie Osborne is formulating an ambitious plan for dual Wolverhampton winner Toast Of New York to run in the UAE Derby at Meydan and potentially the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 9 reads 0 comments

  17. Racing World Mourns as Wife of Trainer Stack Dies Aged 27

    THE horse racing world is in mourning after the death, in tragic circumstances, of 27-year-old Lucy Stack, the wife of leading trainer Fozzy Stack.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 439 reads 0 comments

  18. Dubai World Cup Carnival 2014: Race Calendar and Remaining Festival Schedule

    Four of 10 night meetings have been run at the 11th annual Dubai World Cup Carnival, creating an infusion of horse racing excitement at the beginning of the new year...

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  19. G1 Winner Verrazano Set for European Campaign

    Verrazano, one of the best 3-year-olds in America in 2013, has been transferred to Ballydoyle Stables to be trained by Aidan O'Brien. A winner of the Wood Memorial Stakes-Gr...

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  20. Arlington Park Releases 2014 Stakes Schedule

    The International Festival of Racing tops a 2014 schedule that includes 25 stakes races worth $5.5 million during 89 days of racing at Arlington Park from May 2 through Sept. 28...

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  21. Pennsylvania Bill Would Gut Horse Racing Fund

    A Pennsylvania lawmaker's proposal to gut the Race Horse Development Fund supported by revenue from slot machines generated a strong response from the Pennsylvania Equine Coalition, ...

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  22. Velazquez Gets First Win Since Returning

    Jockey John Velazquez, coming back from a serious injury sustained last fall during the Breeders' Cup World Championships, got his first win in six tries at Gulfstream Park when 2-5 choice Got Lucky cruised to victory in the eighth race Jan...

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  23. Suggestive Boy Facing Tough Field in Arcadia

    Suggestive Boy, who went to the sidelines with a splint injury last spring, returns from an 11-month absence to defend his title in the $200,000 Arcadia Stakes (gr. IIT) Feb. 1 at Santa Anita Park...

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  24. Canadian Entry Tackle Pletcher Duo in Sam Davis

    Asserting Bear and Matador, two tested Ontario-breds, take on the solid duo of Harpoon and Vinceremos from the barn of Todd Pletcher among a field of eight sophomores entered for the $250,000 Sam F...

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  25. Singapore's Horse Racing Scene Set to Whinny in 2014

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