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Jersey Shore Six Carryover Surpasses $67k - Horse Racing Nation

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 11:02

Jersey Shore Six Carryover Surpasses $67k
Horse Racing Nation
With no lone ticket in Sunday's Jersey Shore Six at Monmouth Park, the carryover swells to $67,035.62 for this Friday's 10-race card. The Jersey Shore Six has a 10-cent base wager. To win the jackpot, a ticket must have the winner of the last six races ...

Serling's ESPN Radio Guests Include Travis Stone - Horse Racing Nation

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 11:02

Serling's ESPN Radio Guests Include Travis Stone
Horse Racing Nation
A lifelong fan of horse racing, he became interested in race calling during hundreds of trips to Saratoga while growing up. After graduating college in 2006, he became the track announcer at Louisiana Downs. He has also called races at Churchill Downs, ...

Antipathy Confirmed for Personal Ensign - Horse Racing Nation

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 21:01

Antipathy Confirmed for Personal Ensign
Horse Racing Nation
Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin said Godolphin Racing's Antipathy exited her win in the Grade 3 Shuvee Handicap on Sunday in good shape and confirmed that the 4-year-old could make her next start in the Grade 1, $500,000 Personal Ensign at 1 1/8 miles on ...

Wildcat Red Might Show Up at Saratoga - Horse Racing Nation

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 21:01

Wildcat Red Might Show Up at Saratoga
Horse Racing Nation
I think that Saez should have been a little bit more aggressive with the horse the first part of the race. We could have gone maybe faster and maybe the result would have been different; at least, we would have finished second. But, it was good. I'm ...

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Romansh Remains on Track for Whitney - Horse Racing Nation

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 21:01

Romansh Remains on Track for Whitney
Horse Racing Nation
"The horse is ready to go," said Albertrani. "Coming down to the last work, it shouldn't ... Owned by Godolphin Racing, Romansh had his lone Saratoga work on July 20, going four furlongs in 49.96 seconds on the main track. Albertrani breezed Romansh at ...

Races Announced for West Va. Breeders' Classics - Horse Racing Nation

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 20:47

Races Announced for West Va. Breeders' Classics
Horse Racing Nation
As has been the case since West Virginia Breeders' Classics founders Sam Huff and Carol Holden put on the inaugural event in 1987, the richest race on the card will be the West Virginia Breeders' Classic for horses 3&up going 1 1/8 miles. Originally ...

Coltimus Prime Takes Prince of Wales - Horse Racing Nation

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 20:47

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Coltimus Prime Takes Prince of Wales
Horse Racing Nation
“So I looked at the (Daily Racing) Form and my horse was the speed in the race. I thought I'm just going to take over. He broke sharp, went to the lead and never looked behind. When we came home, I thought no horse is going to pass this horse. He just ...
Horseracing victory a 'dream come true'Bullet News Niagara
Experienced and newbie horses race in Prince of Wales StakesToronto Sun
Coltimus Prime gets it done in Prince of Wales StakesSunHerald.com

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Equibase Launches Redesigned Website - Horse Racing Nation

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 20:33

Equibase Launches Redesigned Website
Horse Racing Nation
“The 1-2-3 homepage approach provides a specially tailored experience for everyone, whether you simply love horses or play the races on a daily basis,” said Equibase President and Chief Operating Officer Hank Zeitlin. “equibase.com is the industry's ...

Eight horses have died at Del Mar in just 2 weeks - OCRegister

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 18:14

Daily Racing Form

Eight horses have died at Del Mar in just 2 weeks
OCRegister
Horses are dying. Eight have died since the meet opened earlier this month, with four of those being euthanized after sustaining injuries on the track's turf course. In two days of racing last week four horses went down. It even happened in back-to ...
Del Mar's Turf reopens including baby race in the sixthHorse Racing Nation (blog)
Del Mar race track takes steps to prevent more horse deathsSeaside Courier
Horse trainer doesn't correlate racing surfaces with euthanasiaSan Diego 6
Los Angeles Times -Daily Racing Form
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Del Mar: Beauty Meets Harsh Reality - Horse Racing Nation (blog)

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 17:57

Del Mar: Beauty Meets Harsh Reality
Horse Racing Nation (blog)
This was a reaction to a string of equine fatalities on the new course, one widened recently to fit extra horses into turf races. Give credit where it's due, as Del Mar stopped running on the surface and altered its maintenance schedule. However, given ...
Eight horses have died at Del Mar in just 2 weeksOCRegister

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Morning Track Stars: Allyson Walker - Horse Racing Nation (blog)

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 17:41

Morning Track Stars: Allyson Walker
Horse Racing Nation (blog)
Regardless, these riders work together with these horses as a crucial part of the team that prepares the equine athletes for each race. They do not receive the same recognition that the riders of the afternoon - jockeys - do, nor do they garner the ...

Anti-gambling group files suit to keep historic horse racing off ballot - Nebraska Radio Network

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 14:47

Anti-gambling group files suit to keep historic horse racing off ballot
Nebraska Radio Network
State legislators placed the issue on the ballot. It would allow betting on historic horse races at the state's five licensed tracks in Omaha, Lincoln, Hastings, Grand Island, and Columbus. Historic horse racing replays videos of past races with enough ...

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Lawsuit targets Nebraska horse racing measure - Sioux City Journal

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 14:05

Lawsuit targets Nebraska horse racing measure
Sioux City Journal
The lawsuit pointed at one portion of the ballot language that said the measure would let the Legislature enact laws for the licensing and regulation of betting on live or replayed horse races. The lawsuit also said the ballot language asks voters to ...

Lawsuit targets Nebraska horse racing measure - Kearney Hub

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 13:19

KCSR

Lawsuit targets Nebraska horse racing measure
Kearney Hub
LINCOLN (AP) — A Nebraska anti-gambling group has filed a lawsuit to keep off the November ballot a measure that would allow betting on previously recorded horse races shown on machines that resemble casino slots. Gambling with the Good Life said ...
Anti-gambling group files suit to keep historic horse racing off ballotNebraska Radio Network

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Shadwell Turf Mile now worth $1 million - Lexington Herald Leader

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 12:02

Shadwell Turf Mile now worth $1 million
Lexington Herald Leader
Lexington, KY (SportsNetwork.com) - Keeneland Race Course announced Tuesday that its Shadwell Turf Mile, to be run on Oct. 4, will have a purse of $1 million, making it the track's first $1 million race. Won two years ago by Horse of the Year Wise Dan ...

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Lawsuit targets Nebraska horse racing measure - Sioux City Journal

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 11:04

Lawsuit targets Nebraska horse racing measure
Sioux City Journal
LINCOLN, Neb. | A Nebraska anti-gambling group has filed a lawsuit to keep off the November ballot a measure that would allow betting on previously recorded horse races shown on machines that resemble casino slots. Gambling with the Good Life said ...
Group Files Suit to Keep Historic Horse Racing Measure Off November BallotNTV

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New season brings optimism for horse racing group - Sioux City Journal

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 11:04

New season brings optimism for horse racing group
Sioux City Journal
COLUMBUS — Members of Columbus Exposition and Racing are entering their second season of live racing with a sense of optimism not shared by everyone in the horse racing industry. They expect to see larger crowds at Platte County Agricultural Park this ...

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Esquire's "Horseplayers" Inspire DerbyWars $15000 Game Winner - Horse Racing Nation

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 11:03

Esquire's "Horseplayers" Inspire DerbyWars $15000 Game Winner
Horse Racing Nation
This horse came out of a race that I had circled a few weeks back against a horse named Bad Read Sanchez, and was flying late despite getting off horribly slow. I figured he would go off at 6 or 8-1. Shockingly he went off 15-1 and more shockingly ...

Lawsuit targets Nebraska horse racing measure - KETV Omaha

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 10:29

KETV Omaha

Lawsuit targets Nebraska horse racing measure
KETV Omaha
Photos. A Nebraska anti-gambling group has filed a lawsuit to keep off the November ballot a measure that would allow betting on previously recorded horse races shown on machines that resemble casino slots. Related. Arrest made in south Omaha beating,.
Anti-gambling group files suit to keep historic horse racing off ballotNebraska Radio Network

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Lawsuit Targets Nebraska Horse Racing Measure - 1011now

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 09:58

Lawsuit Targets Nebraska Horse Racing Measure
1011now
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- A Nebraska anti-gambling group has filed a lawsuit to keep off the November ballot a measure that would allow betting on previously recorded horse races shown on machines that resemble casino slots. Gambling with the Good Life ...
Group Files Suit to Keep Historic Horse Racing Measure Off November BallotNTV

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