1. Brazil's Conceicao Furious, Says Judges Biased in London

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  2. Chris John vs. Piriyapinyo Asian Super Fight Is Finalized

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  3. Bute Will Face Grachev Before Froch Rematch

    Former super middleweight titleholder Lucian Bute, with a rematch on tap against Carl Froch in March, will first face Denis Grachev. Bute and Grachev will meet Nov...

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  4. AIBA Wants More Female Boxers

    The head of amateur boxing's governing body sees the Olympic debut of women's boxing as one of his major achievements. Now he plans to do more...

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  5. Mario Gutierrez Enjoying New Opportunities After Riding I'll Have Another

    Mario Gutierrez doesn’t do much sitting around anymore. Ever since his whirlwind trip aboard Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner I’ll Have Another, Gutierrez has taken some time away from racing to travel...

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  6. The Other Horse Becomes The Horse

    The race for the 3-year-old championship is probably over, but if there’s anyone out there who might catch the retired I’ll Have Another, it’s a Zayat Stables colt who added an impressive line to his resume on Sunday...

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  7. Industry Focuses on Protecting Jockeys and Mounts

    Long before he gets on a thoroughbred, Hall of Fame jockey Russell Baze pulls out his iPad and watches video footage of the horse's most recent races...

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  8. Kentucky Downs Jacking Up Purses

    Kentucky Downs will offer a record total of nearly $2.5 million in purse money during its 20th live racing meet, which opens Sept. 8. The Franklin track will have six days of racing over its 15/16-mile, European-style turf course...

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  9. Amazombie Rallies in Stretch to Win Bing Crosby

    Sprint champion Amazombie returned to his best form in the $300,000 Bing Crosby Stakes, sitting just off a hot pace and coming to get the leaders in deep stretch to win going away on the Polytrack at Del Mar July 29...

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  10. California Looking to Legalize Sports Bets

    If California lawmakers pass a controversial gambling measure now under consideration in Sacramento, the Golden State will join New Jersey in a bicoastal effort to overturn a 20-year-old partial federal ban on sports wagering...

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  11. Jockey Velazquez Back in the Saddle Again

    Slowly but surely, jockey John Velazquez is getting back in the groove. By the time he's inducted into thoroughbred racing's Hall of Fame on Aug...

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  12. Baffert's Paynter Roars to Haskell Invitational Win

    Paynter followed his runner-up finish in the Belmont Stakes with a dominating run in the Haskell Invitational, another breakout performance for the colt who languished as Bodemeister's lesser-known stablemate...

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  13. Alpha Goes Wire-to-Wire to Win Jim Dandy Stakes

    The Spa can work wonders for some racehorses. It sure was a big boost for Alpha. Taking the lead from the start, Alpha cruised to a 2-length, wire-to-wire victory in the $600,000 ...

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  14. May the Luck Be with You

    Do you have any superstitions? I have to admit that I do, as do many horseplayers. I bring this up because I recently came across an interesting article on the subject of superstitions ...

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  15. South Point Bets That Virtual Horse Races Will Keep Gamblers Playing

    When someone is on a roll at a craps table or roulette wheel, groups of people often huddle around the player and cheer, creating a buzz that carries across the casino floor...

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  16. At Old Friends, Retired Racehorses Have Become Tourist

    Breeders and stud farm owners in Kentucky looked at Michael Blowen like he was crazy when he first pitched his idea to them a decade ago: Open a retirement farm for pensioned stallions ...

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  17. Big Brown's Half Brother Wins in Europe

    Afonso de Sousa, a half brother to dual classic winner and 2008 champion three-year-old male Big Brown, cruised by nine lengths against seven opponents at Leopardstown to secure his initial victory in his third start...

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  18. Breeders' Cup Announces Free Online Fantasy Game

    The Breeders' Cup, in collaboration with Thoroughbred leadership group Vision 2020, announced Tuesday the launch of Fantasy 'Capping, a free-to-play online fantasy game that spotlights ...

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  19. Matz Trainee Looking to Sink His 'Teeth' into Jim Dandy

    Eight evenly matched three-year-olds hoping to step into the void left by the stars of the Triple Crown will gather at Saratoga Saturday afternoon for the 49th running of the Grade 2, $600,000 Jim Dandy...

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  20. Paynter Has Favorite's Role in Six-Horse Haskell Field

    Paynter has been made the 3-2 favorite in a six-horse field for Sunday's $1 million Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park. The lightly raced 3-year-old colt finished second by a neck to Union Rags in the Belmont Stakes in his last start...

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  21. World's Fastest Man Has Equine Rival — Usain Colt

    Watch out Usain Bolt, Usain Colt is running — and with four legs, he is fast. The 3-year-old Thoroughbred named after the world's fastest man is being lined up for several ...

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  22. Lovable Loser Zippy Chippy Could Win Big in Retirement

    A horse that never posed in the winner's circle is living the good life this summer on a scenic Kentucky farm, and his losses could mean a big win for retired thoroughbreds...

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  23. Cotto, Golden Boy in Talks to Co-Promote 12/1 Return

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  24. Ali's Olympic Legacy Lives On

    Muhammad Ali moving people to tears by starring again, however briefly, at the Olympic opening ceremony – this time in London? That really would be something...

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  25. Garcia-Khan Gate Reflects Location

    Danny Garcia and Amir Khan waged a tremendous junior welterweight unification bout on July 14 in Las Vegas...

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