1. Japan's Leading Jockey to Ride in USA

    Yuichi Fukunaga, the leading rider in Japan, will launch his summer campaign in the United States this weekend. Fukunaga is named on six horses Saturday night at Churchill Downs, and also plans to ride at the track on Sunday, closing day of the meet...

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  2. Trainer Mike Mitchell Diagnosed with Brain Tumor

    Mike Mitchell, the all-time leading trainer at Del Mar, will have surgery on Friday to remove a brain tumor that was diagnosed earlier this week. Mitchell's wife Denise says the 64-year-old trainer was admitted to USC Medical Center on Wednesday...

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  3. O'Neill's $100 Wager on I'll Have Another Worth $20,000

    Doug O'Neill, the trainer for Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner I'll Have Another, does not have a Triple Crown winner...

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  4. Alvarez's Next Opponent Narrows to Two

    Mexican WBC junior middleweight beltholder Saul "Canelo" Alvarez will make his next defense on Sept. 15 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas against one of two opponents likely on either Showtime or Showtime Pay Per View...

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  5. Fury Reveals Gunpoint Arrest in Rotterdam

    British heavyweight Tyson Fury has spoken of how he was arrested by Dutch police who suspected he was involved in a bank robbery and murder...

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  6. Chisora Back with Trainer After 'attack'

    Dereck Chisora and Don Charles, his trainer, have put their differences aside and are once again working together in preparation for the David Haye fight on July 14...

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  7. Pacquiao Not Nominated for Best Fighter ESPY

    Filipino boxing icon Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao is not in the running for ESPN’s “Best Fighter” ESPY, a year after he won the award. Unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr...

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  8. Donaire Eyes Arce & Rigondeaux

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  9. Sober and Serene, a Champ Is Still Swinging

    ...The reason for his serenity is not difficult to figure out. De La Hoya, who took his first drink at the age of 9, checked himself into a Malibu, Calif., treatment center in May 2011...

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  10. Manny Pacquiao Mulling Three Opponents for Nov. 10

    Manny Pacquiao shared a Tuesday night dinner with his promoter, Bob Arum, and was given a list of three opponents to consider for a Nov. 10 fight in Las Vegas, the promoter said Wednesday...

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  11. Martinez-Chavez Undercard Taking Shape

    Just because promoters Top Rank and Lou DiBella came to an agreement for the showdown between lineal middleweight champion Sergio Martinez and beltholder Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. to meet Sept...

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  12. Martin's Ex-Husband Handed 25-Year Sentence

    Former boxer Christy Martin's ex-husband has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for trying to kill her. A judge in Orlando sentenced James Martin on Tuesday...

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  13. Drake & Brown Offered $1 Million Each to Box

    Sparring singers Chris Brown and Drake have been offered $1 million apiece to continue their bottle-flinging fracas in a boxing ring...

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  14. Say Goodbye to Boxing Judges

    The device is shaped like a piece of Bazooka bubble gum. It weighs in at 7.9 grams and belongs to HBO, the heavyweight among boxing broadcasters...

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  15. Martinez: I Will Crush Chavez's Bones, Make Him Suffer!

    Middleweight world champion Sergio "Maravilla" Martinez has been competing in "Bailando por un Sueño," the Latin American version of the reality TV show "Dancing with the Stars," ...

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  16. De La Hoya: People Will Think Arum Orchestrated Pacquiao V Bradley

    De La Hoya has re-watched the controversial fight on many occasions and it as odds to see how two of the judges scored the bout to Bradley after witnessing what looked like a one-sided beating dished out by Pacquiao...

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  17. Pacquiao & Arum to Explore All Options

    Top Rank promoter Bob Arum is not giving up on the possibility of providing fight fans around the world the showdown they have longed to see between “Fighter of the Decade” Manny Pacquiao and undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr...

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  18. Retired Heavyweight Golota Facing Deportation

    Retired heavyweight Andrew Golota could be deported from the United States to his native Poland. The 44-year-old boxer's case is in court and his wife, Mariola Golota, told The Chicago Tribune that a decision is expected in September...

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  19. Supporters Say Legislation Would Rescue Michigan HorseRacing

    State lawmakers are taking steps to try to revive horse racing in Michigan. There were once 25,000 employees in the state’s horse racing industry...

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  20. Big Brown Sires First Winner in Russia

    Champion and dual classic winner Big Brown sired his first winner when his first starter Ruby Brown won a five-furlong maiden race on June 15 at Kazan racecourse in Russia, Racing Post reported...

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  21. Union Rags to Face Dullahan, Bodemeister in Haskell

    Michael Matz, the trainer of Union Rags, confirmed that the road to the 3-year-old championship goes through the Grade 1 $1 million Haskell Invitational, to be renewed this year for the 45th time...

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  22. 'Zo' Upsets 1-2 Favorite in G1 Mother Goose

    Live Oak Plantation's homebred Zo Impressive captured the $294,000 Mother Goose Stakes at Belmont Park June 23 after 1-2 favorite Contested faded badly and Kentucky Oaks winner Believe You Can failed to menace...

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  23. Strait of Dover Sets Track Record in Front-Running Queen's Plate Win

    Canyon Farms' homebred Strait of Dover led wire to wire and won the $978,340 Queen's Plate Stakes, the first jewel in Canada's Triple Crown, by 1¼ lengths in track record time on Sunday at Woodbine...

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  24. Jockey Chris DeCarlo Rides 1,000th Winner

    Jockey Chris DeCarlo rode his 1,000th winner, guiding Oconee Gold to victory Saturday in the eighth race at Monmouth Park. The 44-year-old DeCarlo also won the seventh race aboard Don'twait Toolong...

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  25. Substance from Frog's Back Used as Horse-Racing PED

    Frogs don't run, they hop. But some frogs can make horses run faster. It seems a substance found on the back of a certain South American frog can be made into a powerful performance-enhancing ...

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