1. Xcellence Heads Euro Invaders in Belmont Oaks

    The $1 million Belmont Oaks (gr. IT), formerly the Garden City Stakes, has found a new identity as part of the New York Racing Association's July 5 Stars and Stripes card, which also features the Belmont Derby (gr...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 8 reads 0 comments

  2. Last Gunfighter Tops Field of 11 for Suburban

    Multiple graded stakes winner Last Gunfighter is back for revenge July 5 against 10 others in the $500,000 Suburban Handicap, one of five graded stakes on the inaugural Stars & Stripes Festival card at Belmont Park...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 4 reads 0 comments

  3. Wise Dan on Comeback Trail After Colic Surgery

    Construction may be going full-steam-ahead as the main track at Keeneland undergoes conversion from Polytrack to a dirt surface, but that hasn't stopped two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan from progressing in his comeback from colic surgery...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 4 reads 0 comments

  4. Strong International Cast Set for Belmont Derby

    Bettors who play name angles will have a hard time getting past Group 2 winner Toast of New York when he makes his U.S. debut July 5, in the $1.25 million Belmont Derby Invitational Stakes at Belmont Park...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  5. Fan Group Criticizes NYRA for Belmont Experience

    A state-created fan advisory group has blasted the New York Racing Association for operations June 7 for Belmont Stakes day, saying problems that hit everything from parking lots to ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 255 reads 0 comments

  6. Injured Jockey Ore Shows Improvement

    Jockey Zarella Ore, injured in a spill June 27 at Calder Casino & Race Course, has regained consciousness and remains at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, trainer Walter Rosas-Canessa said June 30...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 8 reads 0 comments

  7. Wise Dan Continues Comeback at Keeneland

    Construction may be going full-steam-ahead as the main track at Keeneland undergoes conversion from Polytrack to a dirt surface, but that hasn't stopped two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan from progressing in his comeback from colic surgery...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  8. Jockey Injured After Being Kicked by Mount

    Eddie Castro, third in the Monmouth Park jockey standings, was transported to Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, N.J. after being kicked by his mount Kamarius in the Monmouth Park paddock before the running of the ninth race June 29...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  9. Majestic Harbor Pulls the Upset in 76th Gold Cup

    Longshot Majestic Harbor came from off the pace to win Saturday's $500,000 Gold Cup at Santa Anita and deny Game On Dude a third straight win in the race...

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  10. Majestic Harbor Wins Gold Cup at Santa Anita

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  11. Irish Derby 2014 Results: Winner, Payouts and Order of Finish

    Hot favourite Australia eased to victory in Saturday’s Irish Derby at Curragh , winning at a stroll on a day to remember for trainer Aidan O’Brien...

    Stuart Newman Written by Stuart Newman about 3 months ago 1,618 reads 0 comments

  12. Breeders' Cup Challenge: Game on Dude Seeks Third Gold Cup Win

    Game On Dude will look to stamp his ticket to the Grade 1, $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic when the gelding faces six foes in the Grade 1, $500,000 Gold Cup at Santa Anita on Saturday ...

    Michael Dempsey Written by Michael Dempsey about 3 months ago 600 reads 0 comments

  13. Salto Del Indio Adds Chilean Spice to Gold Cup

    In an age of popular hybrids – from fairways to country roads – the Gold Cup at Santa Anita fits right in...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 3 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  14. Imperative Primed for Gold Cup Return

    Imperative comes into the Gold Cup at Santa Anita with a gap of more than two months since his last race, a 26-1 upset of Game On Dude in the $1.5 million Charles Town Classic on April 19...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 3 months ago 43 reads 0 comments

  15. Game on Dude Eyes Third Straight Gold Cup

    Game On Dude, who topped the first edition of the Longines World's Best Racehorse Rankings for 2014, heads the seven-horse field for the 75th renewal of the Gold Cup at Santa Anita Handicap June 28 at Santa Anita Park...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 3 months ago 40 reads 0 comments

  16. Eddie Olczyk Will Work as a Reporter for NBC's Breeders Cup Coverage

    After years of having him do horse racing work on hockey telecasts, NBC will finally bring their lead NHL analyst to the track for television purposes...

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  17. Under Plan, No 2014 Racing at Colonial Downs

    Live Thoroughbred racing appears to be dead for 2014 at Colonial Downs, where the Virginia Racing Commission, horsemen, and track owner Jeffrey Jacobs have turned their attention to an agreement for next year...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 4 reads 0 comments

  18. Trainer Charged with Simple Assault of Jockey

    Juan Vazquez, a leading trainer at Delaware Park, was charged with simple assault following an incident involving jockey Trevor McCarthy at the track June 23.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 8 reads 0 comments

  19. Singapore O'Shea Set for Four Month Summer Riding Stint

    Four-time UAE champion jockey Tadhg O'Shea, who last month split with Dubai-based businessman Jimmy Long following a difference of opinion with the owner, has been granted a four-month licence by the Singapore Turf Club to ride this summer...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  20. Breeders' Cup Announces 3 New Sites for 2015-2017

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 3 months ago 187 reads 0 comments

  21. Rider, Horse Dead at Woodbine Racetrack

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  22. Diamond Jubilee Stakes 2014 Results: Winner, Payouts and Order of Finish

    Slade Power held off a late charge from Due Diligence to win Saturday's prime event at the 2014 Royal Ascot, the Diamond Jubilee Stakes...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 3 months ago 492 reads 1 comments

  23. Diamond Jubilee Stakes 2014: TV Schedule, Post Positions, Odds, Runners and More

    After four days of high quality action at Royal Ascot 2014, the Diamond Jubilee Stakes represents the headline race of Saturday's final-day proceedings...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 3 months ago 475 reads 0 comments

  24. 3-Year Breeders' Cup Plan to Be Announced

    Santa Anita Park announced it will hold a morning press conference June 24 to "announce a three-year plan for the two-day Breeders' Cup World Championships that includes The Great Race Place...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 months ago 185 reads 0 comments

  25. Ascot Gold Cup 2014 Results: Winner, Top Finishers and Analysis

    Leading Light claimed a thrilling victory in Royal Ascot 2014's headline race on Thursday, winning by a neck over Estimate in second, with Missunited close in third...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 3 months ago 1,641 reads 1 comments