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Runhappy's First Offspring Runs Friday

POSTED: May 20, 2020

Claiborne freshman sires Runhappy and Ironicus' first progeny kick off Thursday and Friday cards at Churchill Downs On Thursday, trainer Laura Wohlers will send out a filly by Runhappy named Prettyhappy...

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Sir Gallahad and Horse Racing's Modern Era

POSTED: May 20, 2020

It is normal for a stallion to be syndicated today, but that was not the case in 1925 when Arthur B. Hancock, William Woodward, Marshall...

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The 1918 Preakness: Two Winners In A Different World

POSTED: May 19, 2020

A close up of Jack Hare Jr.’s copy of the Woodlawn Vase. The Preakness has survived bad management, the American Civil War, two World Wars,...

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Why you should be swimming your racehorses

POSTED: May 18, 2020

Swimming is often only considered when a horse sustains an injury and the vet rules out ridden exercise. In this situation, rehabilitation of the horse...

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Most Prestigious Horse Races in the World

POSTED: May 18, 2020

The world of horse racing is graced with some of the highest profile events of any sport, yet even within this arena there are a...

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G1 Winners Omaha Beach and Vino Rosso To Shuttle To Australia

POSTED: May 17, 2020

Two exciting newcomers will complete the five stallion 2020 Spendthrift Australia roster, with the announcement of three-time G1-winning son of legendary War Front, Omaha Beach (USA),...

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Upset by a Saggy Onion

POSTED: May 17, 2020

Great horses become legends because they win more than they lose. They win when they're expected to win, That being said, strange things happen in...

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Almond Eye Captures Victoria Mile and Spot In Breeders’ Cup

POSTED: May 17, 2020

It's all smiles for jockey Christophe Lemaire with Almond Eye after their victory. TOKYO  – Silk Racing’s brilliant 5-year-old mare Almond Eye (JPN) took control...

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Canterbury’s Survival in the Age of Proxemics

POSTED: May 17, 2020

Far away from NYRA, the Stronach-owned tracks and the cash-laden self-serving facilities of Churchill Downs Inc., the stone table that supports the sport of horse...

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