1. I'll Have Another Honored at Hollywood Park

    Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner I'll Have Another paraded between races at Betfair Hollywood Park on Saturday, giving fans at the colt's home track a chance to cheer him one last time before he heads off to stud duty in Japan...

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  2. Sutherland Makes Gold Cup History

    Game On Dude carried Chantal Sutherland to victory in the $500,000 Hollywood Gold Cup on Saturday, making her the first female jockey to win the 73-year-old race...

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  3. The 'Dude' Abides in G1 Hollywood Gold Cup

    Odds-on choice Game On Dude repelled a major challenge from stablemate Richard's Kid to make Chantal Sutherland the first female jockey to win the Hollywood Gold Cup July 7 in its 73rd running at Betfair Hollywood Park...

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  4. De La Hoya Eyes 154-Pound Tourney

    Golden Boy Promotions President Oscar De La Hoya won't reveal the next opponent for WBC junior middleweight titleholder Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, who is slated for a return to the ring on Sept...

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  5. Team Pacquiao Not Keen on Bradley Fight

    A Manny Pacquiao fight has been scheduled for Nov. 11 this year even though his opponent has yet to be named...

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  6. '2 Days: Adrien Broner' to air on July 7

    THE RING's No. 3-rated junior lightweight Adrien Broner will be feaured on HBO's "2 Days" on July 7 in advance of the July 21 defense of his WBO crown against Vicente Escobedo at U...

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  7. Mayweather Sr: Floyd Would Beat Chavez Jr.

    While covering the Cornelius Bundrage-Cory Spinks rematch this past weekend in Indio, California, I crossed paths with the one and only Floyd Mayweather Sr. inside of the Fantasy Springs Casino and Resort...

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  8. Donaire Is Filling in for Pacquiao

    As the incredible career of pound for pound king, “Fighter of the Decade” and eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao winds down, millions of Filipinos and fight fans ...

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  9. Malignaggi: Ortiz 'dug His Own Hole'

    By and large, I'm not a fan of anyone telling writers or analysts who are not ex-boxers that their judgments are suspect because they haven’t boxed...

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  10. 'Fight Night' Deal a Win for Boxing

    Through the first four shows of the Main Events-promoted "Fight Night" series on NBC Sports Network, we've seen name fighters such as Zab Judah and Tomasz Adamek in notable bouts, the ...

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  11. Hansen Rolls by 10 in Iowa Derby

    Following a ninth in the Kentucky Derby, Hansen returned to the win column in resounding fashion at Prairie Meadows Saturday night, posting a 10-length victory in the Grade 3, $245,000 Iowa Derby...

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  12. New Website Features Horse Racing Drug Reform Testimonials

    Claiborne Farm's Seth Hancock and Thoroughbred trainer D. Wayne Lukas are among those featured in a series of video testimonials posted on the cleanhorseracing.org website...

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  13. Camp Victory's Win Comes After Trainer's Successful Brain Surgery

    There were tears in the winner's circle Saturday at Betfair Hollywood Park after 10-1 longshot Camp Victory won the Grade I $250,000 Triple Bend Handicap by 31/4 lengths over The Factor...

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  14. The History of Drugs in American Racing

    So, you’ve had it with drugs and wish racing was like it used to be – just hay, oats, and water. Well, we hate to disillusion anyone, but America was never the way it used to be...

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  15. I'll Have Another Will Parade Between Races

    Retired Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner I’ll Have Another will be paraded between races on Saturday at Betfair Hollywood Park. I’ll Have Another is scheduled to be sent to Japan later this summer for stud duty...

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  16. Bodemeister to Stand at WinStar

    Grade 1 winner Bodemeister, runner-up in both the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1) and Preakness Stakes (G1), will stand at WinStar Farm in Versailles, Kentucky upon the conclusion of his racing career...

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  17. Teeth of the Dog Wins a Nail-Biter in Dwyer

    J.W. Singer LLC's Teeth of the Dog just held a tenacious Fast Falcon in the stretch of Saturday's Grade 2, $200,000 Dwyer Stakes at Belmont Park to score by a neck on the wire...

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  18. Big Brown Represented by First U.S. Winner

    Champion and dual classic winner Big Brown registered his first North American winner as a freshman sire on Saturday when his juvenile daughter Brown Eyes Blue wired the 2ND race at Churchill Downs by 1 3/4 lengths...

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  19. Camelot Completes Derby Double

    Aiden O'Brien's superstar colt Camelot added the Irish Derby Saturday to his 2,000 Guineas and English Derby victories earlier this year...

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  20. Half-Year Honor Goes to I'll Have Another

    When I'll Have Another's injury closed the door on a Triple Crown, it opened the door for any of a long list of other thoroughbreds to make a bid for the Horse of the Year title...

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  21. What's Going on Here?

    The sledgehammer-like beating the Thoroughbred racing industry has taken recently in the New York Times over drug use has been hailed by many owners and racing organizations that want the industry to clean up its act...

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  22. Breeders' Cup: Board Set to Vote on 2013 Site

    The Breeders’ Cup board of directors was expected to vote on Thursday on the selection of a host site for the 2013 year-end event, with the option of choosing among Churchill ...

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  23. Camelot Eyes Horse Racing Immortality

    This Saturday, Aiden O'Brien's unbeaten colt Camelot will be aiming to add the Irish Derby to his Epsom Derby victory from earlier this month. It's a neat double, achieved by only 15 horses before him...

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  24. Basics of Betting on Horses

    The two main types of wagers. 1. Straight wagers (These wagers only involve one horse): Win: You collect only if your horse finishes first.The minimum wager is $2 Place: You collect if your horse finishes first or second...

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  25. Union Rags Gets Half-Mile Breeze at Fair Hill

    Union Rags recorded his first official workout since capturing the June 9 Belmont Stakes when breezing four furlongs Tuesday in :49 1/5 over the fast dirt track at Fair Hill. It was the fifth-fastest of 15 moves at the distance...

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