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American Pharoah: Is The Show Over?

In the immediate aftermath of Keen Ice’s upset victory over heavily favored American Pharoah in Saratoga’s Grade 1 Travers on Saturday, owner Ahmed Zayat hinted that the Triple Crown champion son of Pioneerof the Nile may have run his last … Continue reading


‘Pharoahtoga': Anticipation Builds For Triple Crown Winner’s Travers Run

‘Pharoahtoga': Anticipation Builds For Triple Crown Winner’s Travers Run

2015-08-29

Saratoga Springs plays host to top-notch horse racing at each summer meet, but Saturday, the upstate New York will host a talented field of runners for its feature 3-year-old race, a field that includes a Triple Crown winner. As The … Continue reading

Ride Along With Pharoah: Go-Pro Camera Captures Friday Morning Gallop

Ride Along With Pharoah: Go-Pro Camera Captures Friday Morning Gallop

2015-08-28

The New York Racing Association estimates that between 12,000 – 15,000 fans turned out at Saratoga Friday morning to watch Triple Crown winner American Pharoah gallop 1 1/2 miles as he prepares for the Travers Stakes. Exercise rider George Alvarez … Continue reading

The Friday Show: Will The Stars Align On The Racetrack?

The Friday Show: Will The Stars Align On The Racetrack?

In American racing, the discussion often centers around the need for superstars. Despite some key losses this year at the top level of competition, it’s hard to lament a lack of star power when you have super mare Beholder putting … Continue reading

Going Nowhere: Delaware Park Horse Gets Freakishly Stuck In Gate

Going Nowhere: Delaware Park Horse Gets Freakishly Stuck In Gate

2015-08-27

Bettors and connections caught a tough break when the gates opened for a race at Delaware Park this week. “I’ve been working in horse racing for 43 years, and I have never seen anything like this,” said chief state steward … Continue reading

France Galop Approves Plans To Rebuild Longchamp

France Galop Approves Plans To Rebuild Longchamp

2015-08-25

Nearly four years after plans for a new grandstand were first unveiled, France Galop’s administrative council has finally given the go-ahead for the rebuilding of Longchamp. According to a report in The Guardian, the project is budgeted at €131 million, … Continue reading

American Pharoah Ready To Roll In Travers

American Pharoah Ready To Roll In Travers

Triple Crown winner American Pharoah will run in Saturday’s $1.6-million Travers Stakes at historic Saratoga Race Course after an impressive series of works at Del Mar. The Travers marks the colt’s first start since a dominant Haskell victory Aug. 2. … Continue reading

You Be The Judge: Rider Down, Winner Stays Up?

You Be The Judge: Rider Down, Winner Stays Up?

2015-08-18

Horses swerving to one side as they leave the gates happens frequently in racing, but that doesn’t mean it can’t lead to a foul, especially when a rider gets unseated because of it. In this edition of You Be The … Continue reading

Roberto, Frankel, Sea The Stars Clash In ‘Legends Juddmonte International’

Roberto, Frankel, Sea The Stars Clash In ‘Legends Juddmonte International’

York Racecourse’s Ebor Festival gets underway Wednesday, with four days of top class racing on the cards. One of the most anticipated races of the festival will be run on the first day, with two of Europe’s best 3-year-old colts … Continue reading

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