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The rise and untimely fall of Fred ‘the Tin Man’ Archer

POSTED: June 29, 2020

Emma Hayward and William Archer welcomed their second son, Fred Archer into the world on the 11th January 1857. Born in Cheltenham, it was not...

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It's Not Too Late to Own a Piece of Secretariat

POSTED: June 27, 2020

Yes you read that correctly. It is not too late to own a piece of arguably one of the greatest horses of all time, and...

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Churchill Downs Stephen Foster Card Race by Race Analysis

POSTED: June 27, 2020

Anthony Fontaine delves deep into the closing day Stephen Foster card at Churchill Downs. We have also launched our new Gate to Wire podcast and...

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The Jockey Club’s 2020 Mare-Cap

POSTED: June 26, 2020

Bolt d'Oro - Standing at Spendthrift Farms In recent months, the Jockey Club issued a statement regarding the number of mares permitted into a breeding...

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Donna Brothers, A Candid Conversation

POSTED: June 26, 2020

I was fortunate to set up a phone interview with Donna Barton Brothers that I had looked forward to for a long time. I hoped...

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Gate To Wire Podcast Season 1 Episode 1

POSTED: June 26, 2020

Thank you for checking out the very first edition of the Gate To Wire Podcast with our hosts Jonathan Stettin and Michael Vale. Tune in...

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Levamisole Metabolizes To Appear As A Performance Enhancer, Is It? What Does It Do?

POSTED: June 25, 2020

By: Leila Elliott It was in early February that news of horse trainer Joe Sharp having eight of his winning equine charges disqualified to last...

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Hard Spun Filly Tops Keeneland's Inaugural Online Sale

POSTED: June 24, 2020

Well-Bred Trapezium Sells for $327,000 to Top Keeneland’s Inaugural Online Select Horses of Racing Age Sale   LEXINGTON, Ky. – Trapezium, a half-sister to multiple graded...

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A Triple Crown With An Asterisk?

POSTED: June 24, 2020

Tiz the Law captured a much-shortened Belmont Stakes with ease on June 20, starting talk of a unique Triple Crown in which the first race...

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