1. Hatton to Apply for Fight Licence Despite Twitter Denials

    Representatives of Ricky Hatton will meet officials from the British Boxing Board of Control in the next 48 hours before applying for a licence for the two-weight world champion to resume his fighting career...

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  2. Rumors Buzz About Junior's Training Camp

    Whispers have been floating about for a several weeks that Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. hasn't treated training camp as seriously as he should have been, unsubstantiated stuff that hasn't been corroborated...

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  3. Floyd Mayweather Finally Posts a Losing Sports Bet Ticket

    Floyd Mayweather Jr. has become known for sharing tales of his sports betting exploits as much as he is known for flossing his wealth via social media...

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  4. Canelo Focused on Lopez, Then Wants Unification at 154

    Alvarez, who at 22 is already a veteran of more than 40 professional contests, faces blown-up light-welterweight Josesito Lopez this weekend and knows he has to look good to keep himself ...

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  5. Klitschko Defends Belt After Charr Cut

    Vitali Klitschko barely made it out of second gear as he successfully defended his WBC heavyweight title for the ninth time with a fourth-round stoppage of Manuel Charr in Moscow...

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  6. Ward takes down Dawson by TKO in 10th round

    Andre Ward knocked down Chad Dawson three times before winning on a technical knockout in the 10th round to defend his WBC-WBA super middleweight titles Saturday night and delight his hometown crowd...

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  7. With Instant Racing, Kentucky Downs Goes from Sleepy Track to Very Much Alive

    A year ago, Kentucky Downs in Franklin was a sleepy track, with only four days of turf racing a year on its unique "European-style" undulating turf track. Most of the year, the big draw was bingo...

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  8. Paynter's Owner Says Colt's Condition Improved

    Owner Ahmed Zayat revealed at midday Wednesday that the health of Grade 1 Haskell Invitational winner Paynter had shown slight improvement...

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  9. Embattled Jockey Had Help Posting Twitter Comments

    Doug Christensen, who said he's a "dad, mentor and coach" for apprentice jockey Eswan Flores, said he typed in Flores' comments on the suspended jockey's Twitter account on Tuesday...

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  10. Flores Says Split Sample Is a Positive, but Denies Using Cocaine

    Apprentice jockey Eswan Flores, who has been prohibited from riding since Aug. 25 by the California Horse Racing Board because the initial sample from a random drug test at Del Mar ...

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  11. Three Maryland Racetracks Delinquent on Financial Reports

    Three of the state’s five horse racing tracks have failed to file financial reports, as required by state law, to the Maryland Racing Commission, according to a new legislative audit released Tuesday...

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  12. Plot Thickens for Del Mar Meet's Closing Day

    Del Mar’s 75th Anniversary meeting, one that Joe Harper has called a dream meet, the best in his 35 years, couldn’t close Wednesday with more at stake, more on the line than the 37th and final day of the season...

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  13. CHRB's Brackpool Recused Himself from Investigation of Gaines' Barn

    When Gervinho won the fifth race Monday, he won for trainer Carla Gaines and owner Keith Brackpool. One of the reasons those connections drew interest is that Gaines was the subject ...

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  14. U.S. Handle Rises 11.6 Percent in August; Race Days Increase 9.3 Percent

    Wagering on U.S. races during the month of August increased 11.6 percent compared to wagering during August of last year, according to figures released Wednesday by Equibase, but the jump was tempered by a nearly equivalent rise in race days...

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  15. Security Tightened at CTL

    Security has been nearly doubled at Caymanas Park since the nightmarish weekend of August 24-25 when trainer Tony Kirlew was killed in the stable area and robbers hit the racetrack making off with approximately $7 million in cash and cheques...

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  16. Breeders' Cup Officials Pushing for Raceday Medication Ban

    Breeders' Cup officials have underlined their determination to move towards banning all raceday medication by revealing that Santa Anita's ability willingness to host a Lasix-free event ...

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  17. Paynter Takes Turn for the Worse on Monday

    Haskell Invitational Stakes (G1) winner Paynter experienced several significant setbacks on Monday in his battle against colitis, prompting owner Ahmed Zayat to declare the next 24 hours critical to his recovery...

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  18. Father of Bob Baffert Dies

    William G. Baffert, the father of Hall of Fame thoroughbred trainer Bob Baffert, died Monday. He was 88. The younger Baffert announced his father's death via Twitter. Bill Sr...

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  19. N.M. Track Announces Crack Down on Horse Doping

    The majority owner of Ruidoso Downs Race Track in southern New Mexico said Monday he'll be cracking down next season on trainers whose horses test positive for certain drugs. R.D...

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  20. Easter Gift Opens Up in Smarty Jones Victory

    Robert V. LaPenta's Easter Gift ran away with the Grade 3, $350,000 Smarty Jones Stakes at Parx by 4 1/2 lengths on Monday. Sent off as the 9-2 fourth choice, the Nick Zito trainee overtook Traffic Light in midstretch and drew off in the slop...

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  21. So Many Ways in Grade 1 Spinaway Win

    Unbeaten So Many Ways gave trainer Tony Dutrow consecutive wins in the $300,000 Spinaway Stakes when she came from off the pace to defeat 3-5 favorite Teen Pauline going away by 2 1/2 lengths Sept...

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  22. Jockey Sets Spa Meet Record with 66 Victories

    When jockey Ramon Dominguez piloted 10-1 shot Unbridled Command to victory in the Sept. 2 Saranac Stakes at Saratoga Race Course, he achieved another great milestone: a new record for number of wins during the meet...

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  23. Marquez Already Gearing Up, Says "It's Up to Pacquiao"

    According to WBO junior welterweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez (54-6-1, 39KOs), he already started training for a potential fourth fight with Manny Pacquiao (54-4-2, 38KOs)...

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  24. Khan 'weighing Up Guzman Option'

    Amir Khan will begin the long process of repairing his battered reputation against Joan Guzman, according to reports...

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  25. Khan Expects to Replace Roach

    Amir Khan has given his clearest indication yet that he will leave trainer Freddie Roach after recent setbacks in his career...

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