Belmont winner Palace Malice takes GP Handicap
Dogwood Stable's Palace Malice, on the shelf since an even sixth-place finish in the 2013 Breeders' Cup Classic, showed no signs of rust with a gritty victory in the $250,000 Gulfstream Park Handicap March 8 at the Florida racetrack.
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Will Mucho Macho Man take charge of handicap division
In the course of the horse racing season, late winter early spring is a tough time to make a case for the importance of races that have nothing to do with the word derby.
Racehorse's Wins to Benefit Horse Health Research
Veterinarians and researchers take a close look at cases very different than those they see in developed countries with the goal of collaborating to help this important segment of the equine world.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Miami Herald
Finalists for 2014 Racing Hall of Fame class revealed
Saratoga Springs, NY - Two-time Horse of the Year Curlin and his trainer Steve Asmussen are among the 10 finalists for the class of 2014 of the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Horse Racing: Closer Looks at The 2014 Santa Anita Handicap; 2014 San Felipe Stakes
I saw 17 stakes race being run around the country this weekend in the sport of Horse Racing but I'm going to zero in on about 4 or 5 while taking a closer look at two of them.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Thoroughbred Daily News
Aqueduct Focus of NYRA Board Meeting
Complaints about the current status of Aqueduct Racetrack intersected with talk about the future at the New York Racing Association's Reorganization Board meeting Wednesday morning in New York City.
The Miami Herald
Palace Malice makes return in Gulfstream Park Handicap
Heat forward LeBron James, shoots over the outstretched hand of Rockets forward Chandler Parsons.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Herald Star Online
A Triple Crown nominee
Only I Know, a 3-year-old gelding, figures to be heavily favored in Tuesday's featured $22,200 allowance sprint at Mountaineer Casino, Racetrack and Resort.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
New York Daily News
Dutrow's brother set for Gotham
Six years ago, trainer Rick Dutrow made headlines with Big Brown - for the right and wrong reasons.
Keeneland Catalogs 125 for April Sale
"This sale has a proven record of producing top performers, with graduates including recent classic winners Palace Malice and The 2014 April Sale has cataloged 76 colts and 49 fillies that represent 54 stallions.
Palace Malice to get going in Gulfstream Park Handicap
The long awaited return to the races for 2013 Belmont Stakes winner Palace Malice will take place on Saturday, March 8. Trainer Todd Pletcher announced Thursday that the 4-year-old colt will start in the one-mile $250,000 Gulfstream Park Handicap.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Daily Racing Form
Kentucky Derby: NBC, Churchill Downs reach TV rights agreement through 2025
NBC has reached a 10-year extension with Churchill Downs on the broadcast rights to the Kentucky Derby through 2025, the principals announced Wednesday.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Texas Owner Clarence Scharbauer Jr. Dies
Clarence Scharbauer Jr., a patriarch in Texas racing whose family campaigned 1987 Kentucky Derby winner Alysheba, died Feb. 21 at the age of 88. The noted cattleman, businessman, and philanthropist from Midland, Tex., died in a local hospital due to complications following emergency stomach surgery.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Famed trainer to appear at Tampa Bay Downs
Tampa Bay Downs racing secretary Allison De Luca remembers the last race for Alysheba, who closed a Hall of Fame career in 1988 with a win in the $3 million Breeders' Cup Classic to earn horse of the year honors at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Horse Racing: Closers Looks at the 2014 Fountain of Youth Stakes & 2014 Risen Star Stakes
Gulfstream Park in Florida and The Fair Grounds in Louisiana are both running tremendous cards this weekend but, in sticking with the three year old theme because the 2014 Kentucky Derby is only about 10 weeks away, we will be taking closer looks at both the 2014 Risen Star Stakes at the Fair Grounds, where Vicar's in Trouble has been installed as ... (more)
The Miami Herald
Will Bayern be the horse to break the jinx?
Philadelphia, PA - The biggest riser in the latest Kentucky Derby Dirty Dozen is the undefeated colt Bayern.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Belmont to Offer Six Million-Dollar Races
The Belmont Stakes Festival , Stars & Stripes Day July 5, and a May 11 Mother's Day card featuring three graded stakes form the backbone of the track's spring/summer meet, which begins May 1 and continues through July 13. In all, the schedule contains 62 stakes races worth $17.95 million, including six races with purses of at least $1 million, and ... (more)
Larry Collmus named track announcer for Churchill Downs, Kentucky Derby
When Churchill Downs Racetrack unveils its 15,224 square foot LED "Big Board" and an enhanced audio system on the "Opening Night" of its April 26-June 30 Spring Meet, a new voice will be calling the action, highlighted by an on-track call of the biggest race of them all: the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands .
Wed Feb 12, 2014
New York Post
Derek Jeter has inspired every kid with a dream
Attend a Little League game or an American Legion game or a high-school baseball game anywhere in our area once the snow melts and the baseball fields bloom - across the street from Yankee Stadium, outward toward the suburbs of Jersey and Westchester and Connecticut, even in Queens, allegedly enemy turf.
Twilight Eclipse Returns to Gulfstream
West Point Thorughbreds' gelding returns to the scene of his world record in Saturday's $200,000 Mac Diarmida Stakes at 1 3/8 miles Feb. 15. Daughter of Street Cry returns in the 1 3/8-mile turf race for the first time since finishing second to Quschi in the 1 1/2-mile Waya Stakes Aug. 5 at Saratoga Race Course.