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Over $4 Million Offered On 2017 Indiana Grand Stakes Program

Indiana Grand Racing & Casino has announced its 2017 stakes schedule for Thoroughbred racing. A total of 35 stakes will be offered during the 120-day racing season that spans April 18 through Oct. 28, 2017. Heading the list of Thoroughbred stakes is the 23rd running of the Grade III $500,000 Indiana Derby, slated for Saturday, […]

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Santa Anita Releases Spring Stakes Schedule Including Five G1 Events

With the Grade I, $500,000 Gold Cup at Santa Anita poised to serve as its highlight, Santa Anita’s 2016 Spring Meeting, which begins May 5 and runs through July 10, will offer fans and horsemen 34 stakes, with 16 graded events that include five Grade I races. The Spring Meet will begin with the Grade […]

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Newly Renamed ‘Lukas Classic’ Part Of September Stakes Schedule At Churchill

Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas, a four-time winner of both the Kentucky Derby (Grade I) and Kentucky Oaks (GI), will be honored by Churchill Downs Racetrack (“CDRT”) with the naming of a stakes race to be run during its upcoming September Meet that will feature eight stakes events with total purses of $1.025 […]

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Stack ‘Em Up: Big Race Days Could Be Sport’s Future

Although racing fans are counting down the hours until American Pharoah makes his bid for Triple Crown history in the Belmont Stakes, the race will be the centerpiece on a card that includes nine graded stakes, including six Grade 1s. The day is one of two large cards this meet, the other being July 4, […]

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NYRA Beefs Up Travers Day Schedule

Two of the biggest days in North American racing will highlight the historic 147th meet at Saratoga Race Course this summer, with the Grade 1, $1.25 million Travers the centerpiece of a supercharged Travers Day and the Grade 1, $1.25 million Whitney anchoring five stakes on Whitney Festival Day, Saturday, August 8. The 40-day meet, […]

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NYRA Reveals Aqueduct Fall Stakes Schedule

The New York Racing Association has unveiled the stakes schedule for Aqueduct Racetrack’s Fall meet, which commences on October 29 and ends on December 31. In total, more than $4 million in purses will be distributed across 24 stakes races. The meet will again be anchored by the Grade 1, $500,000 Cigar Mile Handicap on […]

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Six Grade 1 Races Highlight Santa Anita’s 2014 Summer Stakes Schedule

Santa Anita Park has announced its 2014 Summer Stakes schedule, which will begin April 25 and conclude June 29. The 40-day meeting will offer horsemen a total of 34 added money races; 21 of them graded stakes that include six Grade I events. Beginning opening day, Friday, April 25, with the Grade III, $100,000 Last […]

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Santa Anita Receives Tentative Approval for First-Ever Spring-Summer Meet

The California Horse Racing Board tentatively approved a spring-summer meet at Santa Anita, to absorb some of the racing days following the closure of Hollywood Park. As the first-ever spring summer meet at the racetrack, Santa Anita will run 40 race Adays, four days a week. The track’s stakes schedule will remain close to Hollywood’s spring-summer meet, highlighted […]

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Calder Releases Early Stakes Schedule for 2014

Calder Casino and Race Course released its stakes schedule through July 5, according to the Blood-Horse. Racing for the first time January through March, Calder has a light stakes schedule through the spring, ostensibly to avoid competing with the well-established stakes calendar at nearby Gulfstream Park. The $250,000 Calder Derby is scheduled for April 5 […]

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Emerald Downs sets stakes calendar of 29 races

A 29-race stakes schedule featuring the 78th running of the $200,000 Longacres Mile (G3), four stakes double-headers and Washington Cup XI has been announced for 2013 at Emerald Downs. Beginning May 12 with the $50,000 Hastings Handicap for older fillies and mares, and ending closing day, September 29, with a double-header for 2-year-olds of the […]

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