Santa Anita Derby winner appears to have bounced out of the Kentucky Derby in great shape.
Multiple European financial news outlets are reporting private equity firm CVC Capital Partners has ended a $1.5-billion effort to purchase Betfair.
The Retirement Assistance and Care for Equine Fund (R.A.C.E. Fund), a 501 C 3 non-profit organization, launches its spring fund drive with an online auction on eBay May 25 at 8 p.m. The auction ends June 1.
Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas plans a three-horse attack on Kentucky Derby (gr. I) winner Orb in the May 18 Preakness Stakes (gr. I). His trio of Oxbow, Titletown Five, and Will Take Charge arrive at Pimlico May 14.
Kevin Krigger has never won a Triple Crown race, but he admits it's on his bucket list. May 18, he could become the first African-American jockey to win the Preakness in 115 years since Willie Simms' victory in 1898.
The recent resignation of Satish Sanan from the Breeders' Cup board of directors will open that organization's seat on the National Thoroughbred Racing Association board.
Mike Pegram's Govenor Charlie, remains on course for a start in the Preakness Stakes (gr. I), trainer Bob Baffert said May 14. "He came out of his work really, really well," said Baffert. "We are prepared to go."
Steve Haskin and Lenny Shulman recap race impressions left by Orb and other Kentucky Derby contenders, races that have produced Derby winners, Hollywood Park, and of course Preakness picks! watch video
With this year's Kentucky Oaks and Derby come and gone, I'm left with a lot of memories in the form of photos that I'd like to share. read blog
Steve Haskin and Lenny Shulman recap race impressions left by Orb and other Kentucky Derby contenders, discuss what races have produced Kentucky Derby winners in the last 20 years, Preakness Stakes new shooters, Hollywood Park and of course Preakness Picks! Sponsored by Darby Dan Farm
Edward Lynham trainer of Belmont Mast coming off a second in the Golden Shaheen in dubai and runs sunday in the group one Kris Flyer sprint
George Moore assistant trainer of Military Attack & Dan Excel both run in the Singapore Gold Cup and come off Group one wins in Hong Kong.
Mitchell Beer assistant trainer of Bel Sprinter from Australia who runs in the G1 Kris Flyer having won his last start the group 1 Galaxy in Sydney impressively.
Robin Trevor-Jones is assistant to Ed Dunlop and looking after the iron horse Red Cadeaux coming off a great second in the Dubai World Cup before a excellent third in Japans staying feature race.
After reaching short-term agreements with 11 of the province's 17 racetracks to continue live racing for 2013, the Ontario government is ready to map out a long-term plan for the industry.
In part II of this series, correspondent Natalie Voss discusses the Corticosteroids and Procaine Penicillin with Dr. Peter Morresey of Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital and trainer Dale Romans. Watch Video
Demystifying Medications Part II: Corticosteroids and Procaine Penicillin In part II of this series, correspondent Natalie Voss discusses the Corticosteroids and Procaine Penicillin with Dr. Peter Morresey of Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital and trainer Dale Romans. Medication Rules for Major Racing States
Horse Racing Radio Network, a Lexington-based broadcast organization, announced May 14 they will provide eight hours of Preakness Stakes (gr. I) coverage live from Pimlico Race Course beginning Friday, May 17.
Orb, Goldencents, Itsmyluckyday, Verxina, Rafael Bejarano, Monmouth, Woodbine and more! view slideshow
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Black Caviar raced from ages 2 to 6 with 25 starts, and was never beaten. She's just been retired, and thoughts now turn to which stallion her owners will send her to in the upcoming breeding season.
Orb, Goldencents, Itsmyluckyday, Verxina, Rafael Bejarano, Monmouth, Woodbine & more
Dr. Scott Palmer describes a typical racehorse feeding regimen. watch video
Donegal Racing president Jerry Crawford has announced that Oracle Bloodstock will now manage all of the bloodstock and racing operations of Donegal Racing.
Dr. Scott Palmer describes a typical racehorse feeding regimen.
Young local trainer who cut his teeth in California. Koh worked as an assistant trainer under Hall of Fame trainer Jack Van Berg for a while.
A son of Into Mischief sold for $320,000 to top the Barretts May 2-year-old sale that saw increases in all categories. A total of 85 juveniles averaged $56,079, an increase of 29.6% over last year.
Probably one of the best jockeys on the planet at the moment as the Brazilian is breaking all the records in Singapore.
The coming of spring is, in some ways, a rebirth. It's the time when many horse owners dig out their grooming supplies and clippers and breathe fresh life into their furry charges (aka, the Spring Cleaning Frenzy). Some owners have "The Frenzy" down to a science, but others might forget to clean of one of the darkest—and possibly dirti...
Former Singapore airlines flight attendant now the first ever female trainer in Singapore.
One of the four legendary Freedman brothers of the Australian racing dynasty.
Former South African jockey with a big skill set and renown for his abilities with juveniles.
Former Australian jockey now a leading trainer in Singapore.
Australian who has ridden some of the great for the big stables.
Youngest trainer to train a Derby winner in Australian history.
Well travelled Brazilian jockey who is making an impact in Singapore.
South African born one of the leading jockeys in Singapore with the powerful Patrick Shaw yard.
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