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8 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Miss Serendipity wraps up Yellow Ribbon Handicap

He's been coming here since 1948, just 12 years after Bing Crosby and Pat O'Brien opened the doors to their beach house with horses.

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11 hrs ago | Blood Horse

Fall Meet at Los Alamitos Begins Sept. 5

5-21 with an 11-day fall meeting in conjunction with the Los Angeles County Fair.

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15 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Protonico gets up to win Smarty Jones on way to PA Derby

Bensalem, PA - Lightly raced Protonico, ridden by Joe Bravo, made a late rally to win Monday's $300,000 Smarty Jones Stakes at Parx Racing.

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19 hrs ago | Blood Horse

Competitive Edge Super Sharp in Hopeful Romp

WinStar also bred Competitive Edge in Kentucky out of the Cape Town mare Magdalena's Chase.

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23 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Last call for horse racing announcer Tom Durkin

It was noon, and Tom Durkin was marking up his program with pastel markers for a final time, matching a kaleidoscope of jockey silks to the appropriate horses in each race.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Blood Horse

Jo Jo Warrior Helps Zayat Celebrate Birthday

She is out of the stakes-placed Carson City mare Carson Jen. Sent right to the front in the one-mile Polytrack test for 3-year-old fillies by jockey Martin Garcia, Jojo Warrior never looked back, holding off the late run from to prevail by three-quarters of a length.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Miami Herald

Wise Dan hangs on to win Bernard Baruch

Florida State's Jameis Winston, who won the Heisman Trophy and led the Seminoles to the national title last year, goes up against Oklahoma State on Saturday night.

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The Wichita Eagle

Smarty Jones draws 10 leading to PA Derby

Haskell Invitational runner-up Albano is the 2-1 morning line favorite for Monday's $300,000 Smarty Jones Stakes at Parx Racing.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Blood Horse

Stallion Oxbow to Stand at Calumet in 2015

The 4-year-old becomes the first Preakness winner since Tim Tam to stand at Calumet, near Versailles, Ky.

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Naples Daily News

Last call for horse racinga

The voice of horse racing on the New York circuit is silencing himself on Sunday, retiring after a 43-year career in which he also announced Triple Crown and Breeders' Cup races.

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Blood Horse

California Chrome Progressing Toward PA Derby

Aug. 29, covering the distance handily in 1:01 flat with regular rider Victor Espinoza aboard.

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UPI

horse racing weekend preview

There's no rest for weary handicappers this weekend as Labor Day brings a raft of big races from coast to coast and across the divisions.

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BleacherReport

Inside MLB Players' Gambling Habits, 25 Years After Pete Rose

Portland, 2008. I'm standing at the entrance of the clubhouse, the cavernous confines of the now defunct Portland Beavers, staring at a list of horse names hastily scrawled in black magic marker across a hunk of brown cardboard.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Examiner.com

Kentucky Derby winner I'll Have Another sold for $10 million

I'll Have Another attempted to become the first Triple Crown winner in 34 years but was retired with a tendon injury the day before he was to run in the Belmont Stakes.

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Blood Horse

I Spent It, Competitve Edge Enter Hopeful

While Tony Dutrow entered I Spent It in the Hopeful, the trainer says the colt likely will be scratched in favor of the Foxwoods Champagne Stakes at In the Toyota Saratoga Special Stakes Aug. 10, Alex and JoAnn Lieblong's I Spent It rallied from fourth and drew off in the stretch of the 6 1/2-furlong race to post a 2 3/4-length victory over ... (more)

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Examiner.com

Breeder's Cup World Championships at Santa Anita Preview

The Breeder's Cup World Championships will again return to Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, CA for the third consecutive year.

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Blood Horse

Churchill Downs Inc. Names Carstanjen CEO

The board of directors of Churchill Downs Inc. has named William Carstanjen the company's 12th chief executive officer, a position held by Robert L. Evans since August 2006.

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BleacherReport

Woodward Stakes 2014: Post Time, Post Positions, Contenders Odds and Schedule

While most of the year's biggest events are designed for young horses - most notably the Triple Crown, which features only three-year-olds - the Woodward Stakes is a premier event for the older crowd.

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CBS Local

California Chrome Expected To Make Comeback At Local Racetrack

Huge crowds are expected next month, should Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome race in the Pennsylvania Derby at Parx in Bensalem.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Pro Sound News

Lectrosonics TM400 Deployed at Churchill Downs for Wireless Test & Measurement

Churchill Downs, the thoroughbred racetrack most famous for hosting the annual Kentucky Derby, represents the epitome of professional horse racing.

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