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Plenty Of Options For Beholder After Pacific Classic Romp

Beholder, who spectacularly became the first female runner to win the TVG-Pacific Classic, stood in her outdoor pen adjacent to the Richard Mandella barn Sunday morning, greeting a group of picture-taking with American Pharoah-style class and poise Sunday morning. Folks … Continue reading

Red Rifle Skims Rail For Bowling Green Win

Twin Creeks Racing Stables’ Red Rifle capitalized on a dream trip, riding the rail and extending away in the stretch and win the Grade 2, $250,000 Bowling Green on the turf Saturday at Saratoga Race Course. Leaving the gate at … Continue reading

Rock Fall Noses Out The Big Beast For Vanderbilt Triumph

Stonestreet Stables’ Rock Fall extended his winning streak to six with a determined nose victory over The Big Beast in Saturday’s Grade 1, $350,000 Alfred G. Vanderbilt Handicap at Saratoga. Making his first foray into G1 company, Rock Fall sat … Continue reading

Bradley: Secretariat-Bound Divisidero ‘Full Of Energy’ In Training

Trainer William ‘Buff’ Bradley has decided to point multiple stakes-winning sophomore turf colt Divisidero to the Grade I $450,000 Secretariat Stakes on Aug. 15 at Arlington International Racecourse – part of the International Festival of Racing capped by the 33rd … Continue reading

Catalog For Paddock Sale At Del Mar Of Race Ready Horses Now Online

The catalog for the Fourth Annual Paddock Sale at Del Mar of Race Ready Horses, scheduled to be held on Saturday, July 25 in the Del Mar paddock approximately 30 minutes after the last race is declared official, is now … Continue reading

Comedian Paul Reiser To Help Charles Town ‘Laugh For A Cure’

In partnership with the West Virginia affiliate of Susan G. Komen, Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races presents a weekend of activities dedicated to the fight against breast cancer. Between Friday, September 18 and Saturday, September 19, Hollywood Casino will … Continue reading

Study: Surgery Could Be Best For Colic Caused By Cecal Impaction

Cecal impaction (a type of colic) can have life‐threatening complications if not diagnosed and treated promptly. Researchers in Pennsylvania set out to evaluate short‐ and long‐term outcomes after medical and surgical management of horses with cecal impaction and to determine reasons for death or euthanasia. Data collected from … Continue reading

Fanticola Digs In To Win Royal Heroine

A heartbreak second in the Grade I Gamely Stakes on May 25, trainer Phil D’Amato’s Fanticola bounced back with a hard earned neck victory under Joe Talamo in Saturday’s Grade II, $200,000 Royal Heroine Stakes at Santa Anita. Owned by … Continue reading

‘It’s A Very Exciting Sport': Connecticut Attorney Enjoys Racing Success

John Buckley, an attorney in New Haven, Conn., got a close-up view of history on June 6 at Belmont Park. Keen Ice, a horse he co-owns as a partner in Donegal Racing, put in a late charge to finish third … Continue reading

Ben’s Cat ‘Better Than Ever’, Pointing Toward Parx Dash

In case trainer King Leatherbury needed any reminder of the popularity of his 9-year-old gelding Ben’s Cat, it came recently in the form of a package to the barn. “I just got a bucket full of horse cookies – It … Continue reading

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