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Rome Talks Shared Belief (Part 1) - Horse Racing Nation

5 hours 40 min ago

Lexington Herald Leader

Rome Talks Shared Belief (Part 1)
Horse Racing Nation
I've always said it: 'Throughbred racing is a kick in the ass and a punch in the face. And prior to Miz, I was getting my face caved in. Repeatedly. For years. But then the Big Mare saved my racing life. I thought she was a once in a lifetime horse. So ...
Up the Backstretch: Shared Belief stepping up with Pacific ClassicSunHerald.com
Game On Dude to defend Pacific Classic versus 10The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Shared Belief is 5-2 favorite for Pacific ClassicSacramento Bee

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Suntracer's Recent Flop Remains a Mystery - Horse Racing Nation

5 hours 53 min ago

Suntracer's Recent Flop Remains a Mystery
Horse Racing Nation
On a day filled with outstanding performances by locally based horses, the effort of Team Block's Suntracer remains a mystery after the 3-1 second choice in the Listed $400,000 American St. Leger faltered to finish an extremely uncharacteristic ninth ...

Fire With Fire Tops Del Mar 'Cap Field - Horse Racing Nation

5 hours 53 min ago

Fire With Fire Tops Del Mar 'Cap Field
Horse Racing Nation
Daniel Heerensperger's classy and consistent Fire With Fire, topweighted at 123 pounds in recognition of a sterling race record, tops a field of a dozen distance-loving older horses Saturday in the 75th running of the Grade II $200,000 Del Mar Handicap ...

Rodriguez Continues Roll With Debut Winners - Horse Racing Nation

6 hours 25 min ago

Rodriguez Continues Roll With Debut Winners
Horse Racing Nation
Trainer Rudy Rodriguez continued his recent string of success with first-time starters on Wednesday at Saratoga Race Course by sending out Pancakesandbatter to a victory in the day's fourth race, a $75,000 maiden claiming event for 2-year-olds.

Morley Excited About Noble Cornerstone - Horse Racing Nation

6 hours 42 min ago

Morley Excited About Noble Cornerstone
Horse Racing Nation
Noble Cornerstone will become the first graded stakes starter for trainer Tom Morley, a 31-year-old who started his first horse in March 2013, when he competes in the Grade 1, $500,000 Ketel One King's Bishop on Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.

Bern Identity Makes Saratoga Return Friday - Horse Racing Nation

6 hours 42 min ago

Bern Identity Makes Saratoga Return Friday
Horse Racing Nation
Second choice on the morning line at 3-1 is Bahamian Squall, runner-up in the 2013 Grade 1 Alfred G. Vanderbilt at Saratoga who was last of seven in this year's race on August 2. He is winless since taking the Grade 2 Smile Sprint Handicap at Calder in ...

Weaver Claims Jumper Spy in the Sky - Horse Racing Nation

6 hours 56 min ago

Weaver Claims Jumper Spy in the Sky
Horse Racing Nation
"Gregg had a horse that got claimed from him a couple days ago for $40,000," Weaver said. "He might be interested in going back to riding, not steeplechase but point-to-point [races] or something like that in the future. He thought having a horse like ...
Cigar Street set to return after long layoffThe Saratogian

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Cigar Street Finally Returns for Mott - Horse Racing Nation

6 hours 56 min ago

Cigar Street Finally Returns for Mott
Horse Racing Nation
Any horse that has been off that long and running against fit horses is going to be up against it. He's a quality horse. I just hope he can run a credible race that we can build upon. You just never know what horses can do when they have been off for ...

Group will push for horse-racing ballot measure - Lincoln Journal Star

9 hours 18 min ago

Group will push for horse-racing ballot measure
Lincoln Journal Star
Business and agricultural groups are joining forces to campaign for a Nebraska ballot measure that would allow electronic betting on previously run horse races. The group Nebraskans for Amendment 1 announced Thursday that it has filed papers with the ...
Committee Formed to Gain Support for Historic Horse Race Ballot MeasureNTV

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Group will push for horse-racing ballot measure - Sacramento Bee

9 hours 48 min ago

Group will push for horse-racing ballot measure
Sacramento Bee
Group spokesman Jordan McGrain says the measure would preserve Nebraska's horse-racing tradition and generate money for education as well as the state fund that reduces property taxes. The coalition includes the Grand Island Chamber of Commerce, ...
Committee Formed to Gain Support for Historic Horse Race Ballot MeasureNTV

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Group will push for horse-racing ballot measure - Fresno Bee

9 hours 57 min ago

Group will push for horse-racing ballot measure
Fresno Bee
Group spokesman Jordan McGrain says the measure would preserve Nebraska's horse-racing tradition and generate money for education as well as the state fund that reduces property taxes. The coalition includes the Grand Island Chamber of Commerce, ...

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Group will push for horse-racing ballot measure - News & Observer

10 hours 17 min ago

Group will push for horse-racing ballot measure
News & Observer
Group spokesman Jordan McGrain says the measure would preserve Nebraska's horse-racing tradition and generate money for education as well as the state fund that reduces property taxes. The coalition includes the Grand Island Chamber of Commerce, ...

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NYRA Unveils HD Live Streaming App - Horse Racing Nation

10 hours 24 min ago

NYRA Unveils HD Live Streaming App
Horse Racing Nation
In time for the 145th running of the Grade 1 Travers and a spectacular undercard on Saturday, the new NYRA HD app gives NYRA Rewards customers the ability to watch a crystal-clear live feed of races from Saratoga Race Course, Belmont Park and ...

Sporting Art Auction at Keeneland Nov. 19 - Horse Racing Nation

10 hours 24 min ago

Sporting Art Auction at Keeneland Nov. 19
Horse Racing Nation
One of this year's most prominent pieces is N.C. Wyeth's “The Horse Race,” a 40” x 32” oil on canvas depicting two jockeys on horseback racing neck and neck. Wyeth originally painted the work for James Boyd's book Drums, published by Charles Scribner's ...

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UPI horse racing weekend preview - UPI.com

10 hours 28 min ago

UPI.com

UPI horse racing weekend preview
UPI.com
Saturday's $400,000, Grade II Fourstardave Handicap at Saratoga originally was the optimistic comeback target for Horse of the Year Wise Dan following his colic surgery. That timetable has been pushed back, leaving a field of six to contest the race ...

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State Fair horse racing meet runs Friday to Labor Day - Baltimore Sun

21 hours 1 min ago

State Fair horse racing meet runs Friday to Labor Day
Baltimore Sun
The second season of horse racing in Maryland begins Friday with nine races at the Maryland State Fair, the only fair east of the Mississippi that still conducts a sanctioned thoroughbred meeting. The meet covers seven days and will be contested over ...

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Vergara Jr. Wins Canadian Apprentice Invitational - Horse Racing Nation

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 20:43

Vergara Jr. Wins Canadian Apprentice Invitational
Horse Racing Nation
Octavio Vergara Jr., a regular at Arlington Park, captured the inaugural Canadian Apprentice Invitational at Woodbine by recording a win and a second-place finish from two races on Wednesday evening's card. The event featured 10 apprentice jockeys from ...

Alexis Tangier Scores at Del Mar - Horse Racing Nation

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 20:43

Alexis Tangier Scores at Del Mar
Horse Racing Nation
Ran Jan Racing's Alexis Tangier, a talented half-sister to Moulin de Mougin, recent winner of the John C. Mabee Stakes, returned to grass competition after failing in a trio of main track attempts and was an impressive winner of the featured $77,000 ...
Alexis Tangier wins turf feature at Del MarFOXSports.com

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Who Am I ??? - Horse Racing Nation (blog)

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 18:04

Who Am I ???
Horse Racing Nation (blog)
*My biggest victory came while getting weight from 12 of the 13 other horses in the race. *It was my trainer's second win in the rich race, having won with another homebred for the same owners four years earlier. *I only lost three career races, yet I ...

Bayern Arrives for Travers - Horse Racing Nation

Wed, 08/20/2014 - 15:22

New York Daily News

Bayern Arrives for Travers
Horse Racing Nation
Bayern will break from post 2 in the 10-horse Travers, looking for his third consecutive victory and second in a Grade 1. He won the Grade 2 Woody Stephens presented by RTN on June 7 at Belmont Park, and followed with a dominating triumph in the Grade ...
Bayern is favorite for Travers StakesMiamiHerald.com
Horse Racing: 10 Expected for the 2014 Travers Stakesisportsweb.com
Wicked Strong and Tonalist meet again in TraversHilton Head Island Packet

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