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Hronis Racing’s Accelerate stunned the world July 22 with a dominant upset in the $300,000 TVG San Diego Handicap (G2). Jockey Victor Espinoza sent the horse to a gate-to-wire victory as Mike Smith was unable to get Arrogate going. […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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Hronis Racing’s Accelerate stunned the world July 22 with a dominant upset in the $300,000 TVG San Diego Handicap (G2). The world’s top-rated racehorse, Arrogate, came in fourth. […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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Michael House’s Hunt provided a moment of drama in the stretch, but even a blocked-off trip wasn’t enough to prevent the Dark Angel gelding from winning his first graded race […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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Mr Amore Stables homebred Firenze Fire rolled past the frontrunner and fended off a late challenge in the stretch to upset the $150,000 Sanford Stakes (G3) at Saratoga Race Course July 22 […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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An incident at the start and a stewards’ inquiry into the stretch run did not deter Lady Eli from her fifth grade 1 victory […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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An incident at the start and a stewards’ inquiry into the stretch run did not deter Lady Eli from her fifth grade 1 victory. […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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Despite a body slam from Broken Engagement at the head of the lane, Twisted Tom turned that rival away and dug in to win the $150,000 New York Derby July 22 at Finger Lakes. […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1) winner Always Dreaming turned in a five-furlong breeze in 1:01.71 over the Oklahoma training track July 22 at Saratoga Race Course in preparation for the July 29 Jim Dandy Stakes (G2). […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1) winner Always Dreaming turned in a five-furlong breeze in 1:01.71 over the Oklahoma training track July 22 at Saratoga Race Course in preparation for the July 29 $600,000 Jim Dandy Stakes (G2). […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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If John Henry had one positive trait, it was his ability to touch people’s lives. Of course, everyone knows how John affected the lives of Ron McAnally and Sam Rubin, but no one’s life was affected more by the horse than Phil Marino’s. […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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Funnel Cake, an Ohio-bred trained by Tom Amoss and owned by Maggie Moss made his second start, and scored the first winner for his sire Kettle Corn July 22 in the fourth race at Belterra Park. […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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Funnel Cake, an Ohio-bred trained by Tom Amoss and owned by Maggi Moss made his second start, and scored the first winner for his sire Kettle Corn July 22 in the fourth race at Belterra Park. […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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All Arrogate has to do is show up and be Arrogate, and the TVG San Diego Handicap (G2) is a foregone conclusion, which is exactly why his connections will have their minds stressed until they see the expected ending. […]

Sat, Jul 22, 2017
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For the second time in 2017 the California Horse Racing Board’s Race Dates Committee bandied about the idea of restricting the amount of racing dates in the state, and again roundly faced opposition by industry stakeholders in attendance. […]

Fri, Jul 21, 2017
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Opening day at Saratoga Race Course saw all-sources handle of $20,332,051, a 14.47% increase over last year’s opening day total. […]

Fri, Jul 21, 2017
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After earning a pair of graded stakes placings earlier this season, Proctor’s Ledge didn’t let another opportunity pass her by July 21 at Saratoga Race Course. […]

Fri, Jul 21, 2017
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The ability Dream It Is showed on the all-weather track at Woodbine translated even better in her first try on dirt, as she chased a wicked pace then threw down the hammer in the form of a nine-length win in the $150,000 Schuylerville Stakes (G3) […]

Fri, Jul 21, 2017
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Queen’s Plate Stakes runner-up Tiz a Slam and multiple graded stakes placed State of Honor are set to face off again in the $500,000 Prince of Wales Stakes at Fort Erie July 25 […]

Fri, Jul 21, 2017
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It’s opening weekend at Del Mar and Saratoga Race Course, which is sort of like midsummer Christmas for anyone who follows Thoroughbred racing. […]

Fri, Jul 21, 2017
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John Oxley’s reigning juvenile male champion Classic Empire is scheduled to resume galloping the morning of July 22 following an easy week at Saratoga Race Course, said Norman Casse, assistant trainer to his father Mark. […]

Fri, Jul 21, 2017
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