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Hot Rod Charlie staves off stretch challenge from Midnight Bourbon and jockey’s objection to win Pennsylvania Derby GI

POSTED: September 26, 2021

Bensalem, Pa. – The first career Grade 1 victory came to Roadrunner Racing, Williams Strauss, Boat Racing and Gainesway Stables’ Hot Rod Charlie in Saturday’s...

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Yibir rallies last-to-first in $1 million Jockey Club Derby Invitational

POSTED: September 18, 2021

Yibir puts in one of the most impressive grass performances in the US this year in the Jockey Club Derby to earn a shot in...

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Fifth Group 1 win for St Mark’s Basilica as he takes Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown

POSTED: September 11, 2021

St Mark’s Basilica (5/6f) won his fifth Group 1 race when winning the €1,000,000 Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown, Dublin, on Saturday. The son of...

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Max Player captures an Exciting G1 Jockey Club Gold Cup

POSTED: September 5, 2021

The first edition of the Grade 1, $1 million Jockey Club Gold Cup to be run at Saratoga Race Course saw George E. Hall and...

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Yaupon repels furious Firenze Fire to win G1 Forego

POSTED: August 28, 2021

There is something about a savage finish Firenze Fire attempts to bite or savage Yaupon during the stretch run of the Grade 1 Forego at...

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Mishriff dominates the Juddmonte International Stakes

POSTED: August 18, 2021

Mishriff was simply dominating, world class Mishriff produced an impressive display to dispense of the opposition in Wednesday Group 1 Juddmonte International Stakes at York,...

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Got Stormy reigns supreme against males once more in G1 Fourstardave

POSTED: August 15, 2021

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Two years after securing a triumph in the Grade 1, $500,000 Fourstardave in record-setting fashion, MyRacehorse Stable and Spendthrift Farm’s Got...

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Asmussen becomes all-time winningest North American trainer

POSTED: August 7, 2021

Hall of Famer Steve Asmussen became the all-time winningest thoroughbred trainer in North America when he won the 9,446th race of his career on Whitney...

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Heavy favorite Essential Quality gets the job done in Grade 2 Jim Dandy

POSTED: August 1, 2021

In a hard-fought battle to the wire, Essential Quality, the 2-5 favorite, prevailed by a half-length over a tenacious Keepmeinmind to win Saturday’s nine-furlong Grade...

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