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Death of The Iron Horse

POSTED: September 20, 2019

How Breeding is Killing Thoroughbred racing Blame it on Secretariat. Before the brief but brilliant career of the 1973 Triple Crown winner, champion Thoroughbreds often...

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Keeneland Fall 2019 Yearling Sale Book 1

POSTED: September 8, 2019

The Keeneland Fall 2019 Yearling Sale: Book 1 By Kaitlin Free The annual Keeneland September Yearling Sale is finally once again upon us. Arguably the...

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Peter Lee's Top 20

POSTED: July 19, 2019

In 1999, the Blood-Horse published a list of the top 100 American racehorses of the 20th century, which caused a great deal of discussion (Man...

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Preakness 144 Trends and Trivia

POSTED: May 17, 2019

  Preakness 144 Trends and Trivia   By: Margaret Ransom This year marks the 144th Preakness Stakes, held once again at the historic Pimlico Race...

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Spectacular Bid: The Eastern Shore Horse

POSTED: May 12, 2019

    The Eastern Shore Horse By Kate Richards                                 ...

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Kentucky Derby 2019 Analysis

POSTED: May 1, 2019

    Get an edge in this year’s Kentucky Derby and the all stakes Pick 4. Join Past the Wire’s Kentucky Derby webinar. We will have analysis,...

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Cannonade Judger

POSTED: April 11, 2019

    1974 – Cannonade - Judger   By Nick Costa and Mary Dixon Reynolds   Secretariat fever must have lingered in everyone’s consciousness as...

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Bourbon and the Deacon

POSTED: March 4, 2019

    Bourbon and the Deacon at the Derby Bar By Kate Richards          There must be something in the country air,...

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Great Too Early

POSTED: February 24, 2019

    Great Too Early: Five 2-Year-Olds Who Failed as 3-Year-Olds By: Peter Lee   In the book American Pharoah, author Joe Drape recounts an...

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