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In Their Own Words: Rags To Riches ‘Put On Earth’ For Belmont Stakes Victory

The New York Racing Association introduces a weekly series of diaries to help celebrate the 150th Belmont Stakes on June 9 at Belmont Park. “In Their Own Words” will feature prominent owners, trainers and jockeys as they re-live some of the most stirring moments in the rich history of the “Test of the Champion.” The […]

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Velazquez Takes 50th Keeneland Stakes Victory With Sistercharlie In Jenny Wiley

Hall of Fame jockey John Velazquez hit a major milestone on Saturday at Keeneland, earning his 50th stakes win at the track aboard Sistercharlie in the Grade 1 Coolmore Jenny Wiley. Peter Brant’s 4-year-old daughter of Myboycharlie was in mid-pack early on, but exploded in the final sixteenth to draw clear by about two lengths. […]

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Riding For Pletcher: Velazquez Will Stick With Vino Rosso, Castellano To Ride Audible

Trainer Todd Pletcher’s domination of the Kentucky Derby trail has been well-documented this season. So far, he has saddled the winners of the Wood Memorial, Holy Bull, Florida Derby, Louisiana Derby, and the Rebel, and will send out the likely favorite in this Saturday’s Arkansas Derby. Barring any missteps between now and the first Saturday in […]

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Clasificado Para El Kentucky Derby, Enticed Luce Como El Caballo A Vencer En El Wood Memorial Stakes

Aunque el Wood Memorial S. (G2, $1,000,000) en cierta forma ha perdido relevancia como carrera productora de ganadores del Kentucky Derby (G1), no deja de ser un importante paso en la ruta a la Carrera de las Rosas, toda vez que ofrece 100 puntos al ganador que garantizan su participación en el gran evento. Pasada […]

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Audible Asegura Su Viaje A Churchill Downs Con Soberbio Triunfo En El Florida Derby

El tresañero Audible ha mejorado en cada una de sus cinco actuaciones a la fecha. A cinco semanas para el Kentucky Derby (G1), eso es una muy buena señal. El pupilo de Todd Pletcher aprovechó un absurdo tren de carrera para rematar desde los 600 finales y llevarse los máximos honores en el Florida Derby […]

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Audible Roars To Impressive Florida Derby Victory

China Horse Club, Head of Plains Partners, Starlight Racing, and WinStar Farm’s Audible make quick work of Saturday’s G1 Florida Derby, racing away to a three-length win as the 8-5 favorite. The 3-year-old son of Into Mischief carried John Velazquez through nine furlongs in 1:49.28 over Gulfstream Park’s fast main track, defeating the highly-touted recent […]

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PDJF, TVG Teaming Up For April 8 Telethon

The Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund (PDJF) on Sunday, April 8, will host their first telethon live on the TVG Network, in association with Betfair.  America’s racing community will join together to support the great work of the PDJF, which provides benefits to nearly 60 former riders each month who have suffered catastrophic on-track injuries. Superstar […]

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Audible Sale Como Favorito Ante Ocho Rivales Este Sábado En El Florida Derby

Luego de un interesante debut, donde luego de correr a las perdidas atropelló para llegar tercero a poco más de cuatro cuerpos, Audible ha hilvanado tres triunfos consecutivos. Salió de perdedor en su segunda salida, una carrera de milla en Aqueduct, luego metió un galope en un Optional Claiming sacado de la pista de grama, […]

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Jockeys’ Guild: ‘Industry Needs To Do More’ For Rider Safety, Support Lacking From Tracks And Regulators

The following statement from Terry Meyocks, John Velazquez and G.R. Carter of the Jockeys’ Guild Tuesday: The racing industry needs to do more to protect the jockeys and exercise riders who risk their lives every day for our sport. Racetracks and state regulators need to ensure that there are proper medical personnel trained in trauma, most […]

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Noble Indy Reacciona Y Asegura Su Clasificación Para La Carrera De Las Rosas Ganando El Louisiana Derby

Si hace un par de semanas a usted le hubieran asegurado que Noble Indy sería el líder en la clasificación para el Kentucky Derby (G1) al 24 de marzo, seguramente no lo hubiera creído. Sin embargo, el hijo de Take Charge Indy que entrena Todd Pletcher logró llevarse los 100 puntos del Louisiana Derby (G2, […]

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