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MyRacehorse- Discover The Thrill

POSTED: March 16, 2020

By: Fred Riecke MyRacehorse has turned racing upside down.  And that’s exactly what founder and CEO Michael Behrens wants to do.  Discover the thrill indeed....

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The Cinderella Horse Is No Fairytale

POSTED: March 16, 2020

After the news of the Jason Servis scandal hit, social media immediately erupted with comments such as “Of course he was using performance enhancing drugs...

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The Belmont Stakes Cultures And Traditions

POSTED: March 16, 2020

The Belmont Stakes is the last segment of the U.S.Triple Crown Series. It is preceded by the Kentucky Derby and the Preakness Stakes that make...

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Under The Radar, Green Gratto

POSTED: March 15, 2020

While fans are concentrating on the 3-year-old class competing for a slot in the Kentucky Derby, many other Thoroughbreds race every day under the radar....

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It's Two-Year-Old Sales Season

POSTED: March 12, 2020

Thanks to pastthewire.com for asking me to contribute. I’ll be writing about the business of racing, as I’ve done over the years in my blog...

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The Doping of X Y Jet

POSTED: March 10, 2020

One of Jorge Navarro's most successful horses was an 8-year-old gelding, X Y Jet. When Navarro announced in January this year that the grey/roan had...

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Jorge Navarro Arrested, Jason Servis trainer of Maximum Security Indicted and Being Sought in a Race Fixing Case Involving Performance Enhancing Drugs

POSTED: March 9, 2020

Several people, including two prominent high winning percentage horse trainers were indicted on federal charges involving performance enhancing drugs and race fixing. Both Jorge Navarro...

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Still Dreaming After King Guillermo Wins the Tampa Bay Derby

POSTED: March 8, 2020

OLDSMAR, Fla.--King Guillermo deserved one more chance, said owner and former five-time Major League Baseball all-star Victor Martinez, about the bay son of Uncle Mo. ...

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Prep Races Could Clear Up 2020 Kentucky Derby Field - Or Not

POSTED: March 6, 2020

So far, this year's Kentucky Derby contenders have been a little disappointing. It seems no horse wants to step up and take command of the...

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One of the best articles on the state of emergency of our industry. Hits the nail on the head. If we want to save racing we must band together and actively work to save it. If we want the industry to die...we can continue with what we're doing.

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