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Delaware's horse racing helps economy - The News Journal

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Delaware's horse racing helps economy
The News Journal
Fortunately, the General Assembly realized the importance of the industry and passed the Horse Racing Redevelopment Act of 1994, best known for allowing Delaware's three racetracks to introduce slot machine gambling. The law required a portion of slot ...

Longshot Imperative upsets Game On Dude in Charles Town Classic - Bradenton Herald

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Longshot Imperative upsets Game On Dude in Charles Town Classic
Bradenton Herald
Game On Dude was sent off as the 3-5 favorite in the seven-horse field and Imperative, ridden by Kent Desormeaux, was 26-1 and started from the outside post in the three-turn, 1 1/8-mile race. This was the third meeting between the two geldings. Game ...
Imperative outguns Game On Dude in Charles Town ClassicDaily Racing Form

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Flamboyant wins US debut at Santa Anita - Sacramento Bee

1 hour 55 min ago

Flamboyant wins US debut at Santa Anita
Sacramento Bee
France-bred Flamboyant was purchased after a second-place finish in a minor stakes in mid-January. His co-owner Chuck Winner is chairman of the California Horse Racing Board. The victory, worth $47,400, increased Flamboyant's career earnings to ...

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Mr Speaker wins Coolmore Lexington Stakes - MiamiHerald.com

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Mr Speaker wins Coolmore Lexington Stakes
MiamiHerald.com
... (Lezcano) rode a great race on him," McGaughey said of his jockey. "He had him in the slot the whole way there and was just kind of waiting. "I saw him reach up and grab him again around the 4½ (furlong) pole, and I thought, 'Well, he's got a lot ...
Mr Speaker rallies to capture Lexington StakesBradenton Herald
UPI Horse Racing RoundupUPI.com
Kentucky Derby field - Fluidity at its finestSunHerald.com

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Mr Speaker rallies to capture Lexington Stakes - Bradenton Herald

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Mr Speaker rallies to capture Lexington Stakes
Bradenton Herald
"I thought Jose (Lezcano) rode a great race on him," McGaughey said. "He had him in the slot the whole way there and was just kind of waiting. I saw him reach up and grab him again around the 4 1/2 (furlong) pole, and I thought, 'Well, he's got a lot ...
Mr Speaker wins Coolmore Lexington StakesMiamiHerald.com
UPI Horse Racing RoundupUPI.com
Kentucky Derby field - Fluidity at its finestSunHerald.com

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Column : Horse racing history has rich roots in area - AberdeenNews.com

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Column : Horse racing history has rich roots in area
AberdeenNews.com
The South Dakota horse racing season is scheduled to begin in Fort Pierre at 1 this afternoon at the Stanley County Fairgrounds. Races will continue there April 26-27 and May 3-4 before it moves to Brown County Fairgrounds in Aberdeen. Those races are ...

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Sun Downs opener includes Boekenoogan Memorial - Mid Columbia Tri City Herald

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 22:46

Sun Downs opener includes Boekenoogan Memorial
Mid Columbia Tri City Herald
The 25th running of the Boekenoogan Memorial and two Dick Monahan/American Quarterhorse Maiden Challenge trials are the highlights of the first day of the 2014 Sun Downs horse racing meet today at the Benton County Fairgrounds. In 1941, a young Sis ...

Finger Lakes horse racing season begins Friday - Brighton-Pittsford Post

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 21:49

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Finger Lakes horse racing season begins Friday
Brighton-Pittsford Post
FARMINGTON — Finger Lakes Gaming and Racetrack will kick off the 2014 live thoroughbred racing season on Friday. The track's 52nd season will begin with a nine-race opening day card. Post time for the first race is scheduled for 12:35 p.m., and racing ...
HORSE RACING: Finger Lakes' 52nd season begins FridayFinger Lakes Times
Finger Lakes Racing Season Starts TodayWROC-TV
Finger Lakes set to open 2014 racing seasonRochester Democrat and Chronicle

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Los Alamitos looking to purchase Fairplex racing dates - Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 20:30

Los Alamitos looking to purchase Fairplex racing dates
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
POMONA >> The Los Alamitos Racing Course is involved in talks about acquiring Fairplex Park's thoroughbred horse racing dates. Rumors that talks have been taking place with representatives of Fairplex had been floating around for about a week, said Jim ...
LARC reported in talks to increase dates of thoroughbred racingOrange County Breeze

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Horse racing isn't a lark for Blackhawks coach - Chicago Tribune

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 16:12

Horse racing isn't a lark for Blackhawks coach
Chicago Tribune
Running in Saturday's Illinois Derby means Midnight Hawk will be a no-show for the Kentucky Derby but Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville and Falcons offensive line coach Mike Tice agree that the likelihood of winning one of the Chicago circuit's premier ...
Dynamic Impact wins Illinois DerbyMiamiHerald.com
Dynamic Impact springs upsetESPN (blog)
Joel Quenneville's colt, Midnight Hawk, nosed out by long shot Dynamic Impact ...Chicago Sun-Times

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Sun Downs Horse Racing is Back - KVEW

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 15:49

Sun Downs Horse Racing is Back
KVEW
Races will run on Saturday and Sunday for the next three weekends, and the whole family is invited to come and enjoy the fun. Shorty Martin, Sun Downs Racing Secretary, said they had a very successful season last year, and they love doing it to give ...

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Horse Racing: Preview of the 2014 Illinois Derby; Zenyatta's Sister Returns - isportsweb.com

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 08:22

Horse Racing: Preview of the 2014 Illinois Derby; Zenyatta's Sister Returns
isportsweb.com
In this weekend's Horse Racing Race of the Week, we will be taking a closer look at the 2014 Illinois Derby for three year olds going nine furlongs for $500,000. The Bob Baffert trained Midnight Hawk has been installed as the heavy 4-5 morning line ...

Horse Racing: Remington Park - Tulsa World

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 04:42

Horse Racing: Remington Park
Tulsa World
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Finger Lakes horse racing season begins Friday - Victor Post

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 03:42

Finger Lakes horse racing season begins Friday
Victor Post
FARMINGTON — Finger Lakes Gaming and Racetrack will kick off the 2014 live thoroughbred racing season on Friday. The track's 52nd season will begin with a nine-race opening day card. Post time for the first race is scheduled for 12:35 p.m., and racing ...
HORSE RACING: Finger Lakes' 52nd season begins FridayFinger Lakes Times
Finger Lakes set to open 2014 racing seasonRochester Democrat and Chronicle

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Sun Downs set to open Saturday - Mid Columbia Tri City Herald

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 22:19

Mid Columbia Tri City Herald

Sun Downs set to open Saturday
Mid Columbia Tri City Herald
Fans of local horse racing will get three weekends of competition out at Sun Downs Race track in Kennewick beginning at 1 p.m. Saturday. The races will be run every Saturday and Sunday for the next three weekends — Saturday, Sunday, April 26-27, and ...

Horse Owners and Trainers Say They'll Release Veterinary Records - New York Times

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:44

Horse Owners and Trainers Say They'll Release Veterinary Records
New York Times
In an effort to restore integrity and transparency to a sport battered by scandal, some of horse racing's most prominent owners and trainers pledged Thursday to make public the veterinary records of their horses competing in high-level stakes races ...

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Fort Pierre Horse Racing Season Opens Saturday! - Drgnews

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 13:16

Fort Pierre Horse Racing Season Opens Saturday!
Drgnews
FORT PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) Saturday brings the opening day for the 2014 Fort Pierre Horse Racing season. The day includes free admission and free hot dogs for the first 400 people-according to track manager Dennis Booth. He says it should be a ...

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HORSE RACING: Finger Lakes' 52nd season begins Friday - Finger Lakes Times

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:11

HORSE RACING: Finger Lakes' 52nd season begins Friday
Finger Lakes Times
Finger Lakes recently launched an interactive wagering platform that allows the customer to bet on thoroughbred racing through the Internet and telephone. Horse players can register at FingerLakesBonusBets.com and make deposits and withdrawals to a ...
Finger Lakes horse racing season begins FridayWebsterPost.com
Post Time: Friday racing notebookBuffalo News (blog)
Finger Lakes set to open 2014 racing seasonRochester Democrat and Chronicle

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Kentucky Derby field - Fluidity at its finest - MiamiHerald.com

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 09:00

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Kentucky Derby field - Fluidity at its finest
MiamiHerald.com
That is not to say the son of Midnight Lute is an automatic toss for the Kentucky Derby, especially since his stablemate Hoppertunity will race for the sixth time in 2014 on the first Saturday in May. Still, coming back in two weeks might be too much ...
UPI Horse Racing RoundupUPI.com
Last chance for Derby points in Lexington StakesSacramento Bee

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Up the Backstretch: Giving proper deference to Game On Dude - MiamiHerald.com

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 08:05

Up the Backstretch: Giving proper deference to Game On Dude
MiamiHerald.com
He's a gamer, shows up for each race and doesn't give anything but his best. Game On Dude, trained by Hall of Fame conditioner Bob Baffert, will probably be the best thoroughbred to never win the Eclipse Award as Horse of the Year. I hope that doesn't ...
Game On Dude back to defend Charles Town ClassicLexington Herald Leader
Game On Dude eyes CT repeatESPN (blog)
Game On Dude better equipped for Charles Town Classic repeatDaily Racing Form

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