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Godolphin unleashed another budding star in the UAE Two Thousand Guineas Sponsored by Al Tayer Motors (G3) Feb. 15 at Meydan as Gold Town (GB) kicked away from the field in the stretch, winning by 10 1/2 lengths. […]

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Jockey Corey Lanerie found the rail to be the best spot to place Hawaakom for a stretch run in the Razorback Handicap (G3) on the Feb. 19 Presidents’ Day card at Oaklawn Park and the strategy paid off as the pair posted a 3 1/4-length upset victory. […]

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New program honored the best of 2017 at the Sagamore Pendry Feb. 12 […]

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OXO Equine’s Instilled Regard shipped in from California to win the Risen Star Stakes (G2) Jan. 13 and is heading back to Louisiana for the $400,000 Risen Star Stakes presented by Lamarque Ford (G2) Feb. 17. […]

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The Hyacinth Stakes at Tokyo Racecourse Feb. 18 is the third and final leg of the Japan Road to the Kentucky Derby and Ruggero (JPN) has the inside track to get the guaranteed slot in the Run for the Roses. […]

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Things start to get serious for the 3-year-olds Feb. 17, when the first 85-point qualifying races for the Kentucky Derby Presented By Woodford Reserve (G1) and the Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) will be run at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. […]

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The second and final session of the February mixed sale at Arqana Feb. 14 returned a set of pleasing results, headed by the sale of three six-figure lots and topped by the €300,000 (US$370,620) purchase of Learning To Fly (IRE). […]

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Jockey Martin Pedroza has been suspended 15 days and was fined $500 Feb. 16 for his actions during an altercation with a valet Dec. 29 at Santa Anita Park. […]

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Showing an extra gear late, Martini Glass managed to catch multiple graded stakes winner Lewis Bay and run by the even-money favorite with ease in the Gulfstream Park stretch to win the $200,000 Royal Delta Stakes (G3) Feb. 19. […]

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Mendelssohn, Seahenge, and Threeandfourpence possible for either the Kentucky Derby Conditions Race March 1 at Kempton Park or the Patton Stakes March 2 at Dundalk. […]

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Ivan Dalos will tell you his foray into Thoroughbred racing and breeding began purely by chance. He will tell you one of the first horses he bred, Victory Gallop—who stunned the racing world when he won the 1998 Belmont Stakes (G1)—was a “fluke.” […]

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A step up to top-level company could be next for Ms Locust Point after she splashed her way to a gate-to-wire, 4 1/2-length victory in the $300,000 Barbara Fritchie Stakes (G2) Feb. 17 at Laurel Park. […]

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My Boy Jack blew by his nine rivals for a 4 1/2-length victory in the $500,000 Southwest Stakes (G3) at Oaklawn Park. […]

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Effective Feb. 17, Oaklawn Park is increasing all allowance and maiden special weight races by $3,000. Allowance races will range from $79,000 to as high as $83,000. Maiden special weight races will increase to $78,000 from $75,000. […]

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Ciaglia Racing and Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners’ Paved became the first filly to win the $100,000 El Camino Real Derby Feb. 17 with a 1 1/4-length score in Northern California’s lone Triple Crown prep race at Golden Gate Fields. […]

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Billed as an investment fund focused on Thoroughbred racing, Phoenix Thoroughbreds is off to a spectacular start with leading Kentucky Oaks candidate Dream Tree and Kentucky Derby hopefuls Mourinho and Gronkowski. […]

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Kiron Interactive and Phumelela Gaming and Leisure have agreed on a partnership to launch a fixed-odds betting channel—Including top-class live British, Irish, and South African horse racing, and virtual racing—in betting shops throughout Africa. […]

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Although the El Camino offers a total of 17 points in the Road to the Kentucky Derby series, Paved’s connections plan to use the race as a stepping stone to major turf races for 3-year-old fillies. […]

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Groves, who was honored with an Eclipse Award as outstanding breeder in 1989, owned North Ridge Farm and Man o’ War Farm. […]

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The RMTC board granted Interim Accreditation to the University of Florida Racing Laboratory (UFRL) at its Feb. 13 meeting at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla. […]

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