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Maracuja Upsets heavy favorite Malathaat in CCA Oaks

POSTED: July 24, 2021

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Beach Haven Thoroughbreds’ Maracuja used a strong wide move out of the final turn and dueled Kentucky Oaks-winner Malathaat stride-for-stride in deep...

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Rebel’s Romance works in company for G1 Belmont Stakes

POSTED: May 26, 2021

Rebel’s Romance works in company for G1 Belmont StakesRombauer to work Friday morning with John Velazquez upMultiple G1-winner Vequist to return to action late summer;...

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Alda gives Velazquez Friday Stakes Triple in $100,000 Hilltop

POSTED: May 14, 2021

Hall of Famer Snags Fourth Career Win in One-Mile Turf Event BALTIMORE, Md. – Wertheimer and Frere’s homebred Alda got to the lead at the top...

Breeders' Cup

Four-Time Kentucky Derby winning Jockey John Velazquez and Breeder of Medina Spirit Gail Rice join as special guests for Breeders’ Cup’s Cocktails and Conversation live stream

POSTED: May 5, 2021

WHAT: “Cocktails & Conversation,” the weekly virtual happy hour series, returns for the fifth episode of the season on Thursday (May 6) with special guests...

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Bob Baffert's seventh Kentucky Derby win might be his most unbelievable of all

POSTED: May 5, 2021

The only person who might break Bob Baffert's Kentucky Derby win record is Bob Baffert Let's look at one of the most amazing Kentucky Derby...

Kentucky Derby

Medina Spirit holds off Mandaloun to give Baffert record seventh Kentucky Derby Victory

POSTED: May 1, 2021

Medina Spirit wins Kentucky Derby in a thriller LOUISVILLE, KY (Saturday, May 1, 2021) – Zedan Racing Stables’ Medina Spirit fought back after relinquishing the...


Geo Sette digs down deep in the Santa Anita Derby

POSTED: April 1, 2021

By now Geo Sette should need no introduction. A few years ago he crushed the Breeders' Cup at Churchill Downs right here on Past the...

International Horse Racing News

Roses In May wins the tenth running of the Dubai World Cup in 2005

POSTED: March 11, 2021

The Dubai World Cup meeting celebrates its historic 25th anniversary on March 27, with six Group 1 races and three Group 2s, including one of...

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Beautiful Gift overcomes trouble to win Grade 3, $100,000 Santa Ysabel Stakes

POSTED: March 8, 2021

ARCADIA, Calif. (March 7, 2021)–It may not rise to the level of settled science, but yet another equine case study was unveiled Sunday at Santa...



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