1. Gutierrez Takes Home ESPY Award

    Mario Gutierrez, who rode I'll Have Another to capture the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1) and Preakness Stakes (G1) was named best jockey based on fan voting at ESPN's annual ESPY Awards Wednesday night in Los Angeles...

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  2. No Unusual Treatments for I'll Have Another

    I’ll Have Another, scratched from his Triple Crown attempt and retired on the eve of this year’s Belmont Stakes when an ultrasound revealed chronic tendinitis in his left ...

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  3. Senate Hearing Checks Racing Industry's Interest in Federal Regulation

    Sen. Tom Udall of New Mexico used a three-hour Senate hearing on Thursday to gauge the level of support in the racing industry for federal regulation, at times threatening to scuttle ...

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  4. Japan Farm Paid $10 Million for I'll Have Another

    The owner of I'll Have Another says he sold his Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner to a farm in Japan for $10 million, a price that far exceeded any amount he was offered in the United States...

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  5. I'll Have Another's Trainer O'Neill Drops Suspension Appeal

    Trainer Doug O'Neill, who guided I'll Have Another to wins in this year's Kentucky Derby and Preakness, on Wednesday dropped his appeal of a 45-day suspension stemming from an excess of carbon dioxide in one of his horses in 2010...

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  6. Jockey Albarado guilty of assaulting ex-girlfriend

    A jury in Louisville has found jockey Robby Albarado guilty of assaulting his former girlfriend. A Jefferson County District Court jury convicted Albarado on Thursday of fourth-degree assault and recommended that he pay a $500 fine...

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  7. Martinez Warns Chavez About Weighing 20 Pounds More

    Middleweight contender Sergio Martinez (49-2-2, 28KOs) has no fear of WBC middleweight champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (46-0-1, 32KOs) having a weight advantage on September 15th at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas...

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  8. Chavez Jabs Canelo over Lopez

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  9. Rigondeaux: Donaire a 'Filipino Phony'

    Undefeated Cuban boxer Guillermo Rigondeaux again called out Filipino boxer and unified super bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire, calling him "The Filipino Phony...

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  10. Haye, Chisora agree KO loser will help charity

    David Haye and Dereck Chisora promised that the knockout loser of their non-world title fight on Saturday will donate $31,000 to charity...

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  11. Muhammad Ali Named 2012 Liberty Medal Recipient

    Boxing great Muhammad Ali, known for his unabashed self-confidence inside and outside the ring as well as his outspokenness on social and humanitarian causes, is the recipient of the 2012 Liberty Medal...

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  12. Chavez Jr Hits LA

    Undefeated WBC Middleweight Champion Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. works out after arriving in Los Angeles to kick off a coast-to-coast media tour announcing his upcoming Mexican Independence ...

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  13. Canelo vs. Josesito, Mismatch or Stroke of Genius

    Although it’s still not certain who Canelo will be fighting come September 15th 2012, it’s certainly interesting to hear all of the speculation about possible opponents...

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  14. Peterson Camp Submits Medical Records to IBF

    Representatives from the camp of junior welterweight Lamont Peterson have submitted the fighters' medical records for review to the IBF, which will determine whether Peterson should ...

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  15. Lara Signs with Haymon

    Southpaw junior middleweight contender Erislandy Lara has signed with Al Haymon, Lara's manager, Luis DeCubas Jr, told RingTV.com on Wednesday...

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  16. Martirosyan-Lara Bout Ordered

    The WBC on Thursday ordered a final eliminator between Vanes Martirosyan and Erislandy Lara, with the winner earning a mandatory shot at the 154-pound title held by Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, ...

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  17. Goossen suing Thompson, Klitschko's company

    Promoter Dan Goossen won't be at ringside for heavyweight Tony Thompson's second shot against champion Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday at the Stade de Suisse in Berne, Switzerland...

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  18. Froch, Bute to Have Rematch After Interim Bouts

    Former super middleweight titleholder Lucian Bute exercised his right to a rematch with new titleholder Carl Froch on Thursday, although they agreed they would both take interim bouts first...

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  19. Memorial Horse Race Held to Honor Jockey Killed Thursday

    Amidst the carnival games and cotton candy, a sense of sadness hung in the air at the Alameda County Fair Sunday as a memorial service was held for a jockey killed during a race...

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  20. Mucho Macho Man Wins Suburban

    Racing with powerful strides from start to finish, Mucho Macho Man pressed the quick early pace (23.06 and 45...

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  21. Should the U.S. Horse-Racing Industry Follow Turkey's Example?

    During a period when the world’s thoroughbred business has suffered, and betting totals in the United States have dropped year by year, there is at least one nation where racing has prospered: Turkey...

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  22. Trainer Mitchell Visits Betfair Hollywood After Brain Surgery

    Trainer Mike Mitchell visited Betfair Hollywood Park on Friday and Saturday to watch workouts and examine his horses and continues to improve after successful surgery to remove a brain tumor...

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  23. Aging 'Cowboy' Still Racing at Ellis Park

    Riding legend R.A. "Cowboy" Jones did something Sunday he's done for much of the past 53 years. He rode. It wasn't just one of the $15 exercise rides handed out in the morning but a mount aboard Contezzza, the No...

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  24. Trainer Bob Baffert: The Silver-Haired Dude with a Golden Touch

    The oft-troubled sport of thoroughbred horse racing may have a solution for its well-documented woes right in its midst. All it needs to do is clone Bob Baffert...

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  25. Jockey Dies in Fall from Horse at Alameda Track

    A jockey has died after falling from his horse during a race at the Alameda County Fairgrounds. Authorities say 33-year-old Jorge Herrera fell during the eighth race Thursday afternoon and may have been hit by his own or another horse...

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