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16 min ago | Lexington Herald-Leader

Belmont champion Tonalist back in the hunt in Jim Dandy at Saratoga

It has been nearly seven weeks since the final leg of the Triple Crown was contested and the landscape of the 3-year-old division is almost unrecognizable from where it was the morning of Tonalist's breakout triumph.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Blood Horse

Jerkens Aims for 'Wicked Strong' Saratoga

The son of Hall of Famer H. Allen Jerkens has been coming to the races at Saratoga since he was a child, when horses became his world.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

ESPN

Untapable breezes ahead of $1 million Haskell

Longines Kentucky Oaks winner Untapable, a perfect four-for-four in 2014, on July 21 put in her final breeze for the $1 million William Hill Haskell Invitational.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Miami Herald

Somali Lemonade squeezes out Diana victory

Saratoga Springs, NY - Longshot Somali Lemonade rallied through the stretch to edge Stephanie's Kitten in winning Saturday's $500,000 Diana Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.

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Rock Hill Herald

Trainer likes what he sees in California Chrome

Leading 3-year-old California Chrome received a special visitor this week at his stable at Los Alamitos Race Course.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Recorder

25 years later, Easy Goer's Saratoga success stands out

Through the years, runners like Fourstardave, Quick Call, Dehere and Thunder Rumble excelled when they raced over this historic strip.

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BleacherReport

Saratoga Race Opening Day 2014: Time, Contenders, Post Positions, Odds, Schedule

Race Course in New York is among the most renowned horse racing campaigns in the industry, and Friday marks the opening day of the festivities for the 146th edition.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

ESPN

BC Classic winner Mucho Macho Man retired

Mucho Macho Man, dramatic winner of last year's Breeders' Cup Classic, has been retired from racing and will enter stud at Frank Stronach's Adena Springs Farm near Paris, Ky., for the 2015 season.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

New York Post

Bill Clinton cracks Jewish joke to a bunch of Jewish Republicans

He's known as the consummate politician, but Bill Clinton's instincts sometimes go haywire - like when he told a questionable Jewish joke to a group of stunned Jewish Republicans, according to a new book.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Historic Horse Trails illustrate Maryland's equine past

George Washington raced thoroughbred horses in Annapolis in the 1750s, 100 years after the animals were first introduced to the area.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Patch.com

Maryland's Gambling Dollars Bring Plans For Improvement, Much Skepticism

By Joe D. Marshall and Sam Schmieder, CAPITAL NEWS SERVICE If gambling helped revitalize neighborhoods, Park Heights should be among Baltimore's finest.

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ESPN

Jockey Stevens set for surgery, plans return

Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens is taking another break from the saddle to undergo knee replacement surgery, but the 51-year-old rider plans to return to competition again.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Kid Cruz faces test in July 26 Jim Dandy Stakes

The 3-year-old Lemon Drop Kid colt is moving to upstate New York, where he is expected to face Belmont Stakes winner Tonalist in the Grade II $600,000 Jim Dandy Stakes on July 26 at Saratoga in Saratoga Springs.

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Blood Horse

The Influence of His Majesty

This year's Belmont Stakes quietly showcased the influence of one of the finest sources of stamina in American breeding.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Los Alamitos gets good reviews for track surface

Los Alamitos Race Course, running its first thoroughbred meet in 23 years, is getting good reviews for its reconfigured racetrack.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Miami Herald

Social Inclusion works ahead of Haskell

Hallandale Beach, FL - Social Inclusion, third in the Preakness Stakes, posted a workout Thursday for the upcoming Haskell Invitational.

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NorthJersey.com

Field for the Haskell race is shaping up

The $1 million, Grade 1 William Hill Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park is just 17 days away and the field for this year's 47th renewal of New Jersey's top thoroughbred race continues to take shape.

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Room 8

California Chrome will be heavily favoredvc

Now he swivels and points to a three story building on the grounds of Hurlburt Field, outside of Pensacola.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Independent

Postcard from... Central Valley

Tim Walker is The Independent's Los Angeles correspondent, covering entertainment and other concerns from the West Coast of the US.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Major League Baseball

Germany joins list of routs on sports' biggest stages

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