Horse Racing News Feed

Jockey Florent Geroux, who broke his sternum in a spill during training Oct. 13 at Keeneland, has resumed breezing horses and is slated to ride Nov. 9 at Churchill Downs for the first time since his injury, according to agent Doug Bredar. […]

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After going to $2.1 million one night earlier across town for Separationofpowers, Hunter Valley Farm was back in action Nov. 6 at the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale and secured grade 1 winner Nereid for $1.25 million. […]

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Jockey Irad Ortiz Jr., the leading rider at the Big A fall meet, rode five winners from seven mounts on the Nov. 11 Veterans Day card at Aqueduct Racetrack, including a sweep of the Late Pick 3. […]

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Jim Lawson has pledged to personally match all donations made, up to $15,000, as a part of the “Join Jim” Christmas donation drive, which will launch on LongRun Day at the Races Nov. 9 and run through Dec. 31. […]

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Juddmonte Farms announced the 2020 stud fees for the farm’s US-based stallions and four time grade 1 winner Arrogate will stand the 2020 breeding season for a fee of $50,000, stands and nurses. […]

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The Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale entered a different phase with Book 2 on Nov. 7, and although the seven-figure level proved elusive it was a competitive and vibrant market. […]

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Miami Bound was purchased to win the Kennedy Oaks (G1) and that is exactly what the New Zealand-bred 3-year-old did at Flemington Nov. 7, continuing the resurgence of Melbourne Cup (G1)-winning trainer Danny O’Brien. […]

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Weanling out of the Grand Slam mare Uniformly Yours sold Nov. 7 at Keeneland […]

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Two of the four stakes on Laurel Park’s Nov. 30 program will serve as “Win and In” qualifiers for a pair of grade 1 races at Santa Anita Park next month, the Maryland Jockey Club announced Nov. 8. […]

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Jim Lawson has pledged to personally match all donations made, up to $15,000, as a part of the “Join Jim” Christmas donation drive, which will launch on LongRun Day at the Races Nov. 9 and run through Dec. 31. […]

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Admirable consistency was finally rewarded in the Seppelt Mackinnon Stakes as Magic Wand sealed a first top-level success at the 16th attempt. […]

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Topped by two mares sold for $310,000, the Keeneland November Breeding Stock entered a new phase with Book 3 on Nov. 9, with a session that saw dips in gross, average, and median from the comparable day a year ago. […]

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Godolphin’s highly-regarded colt Maxfield, who scratched out of the Nov. 1 TVG Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1), will get a freshening for the remainder of 2019 and target a 2020 campaign, according to his trainer Brendan Walsh. […]

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The filly, a half sister to Breeders’ Cup winner Wavell Avenue, was bought for a McMahon & Hill pinhooking partnership. […]

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As she did last year, Midnight Bisou will call Fair Grounds Race Track & Slots in New Orleans home over the late fall and early winter months. Then in February plans call for her to be aimed for the $20 million Saudi Cup. […]

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During the Nov. 12 session of the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale, Mill Ridge will offer a group of racehorses from Juddmonte Farm, as well as a draft of racehorses from George Strawbridge’s Augustin Stable. […]

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After thinking Mr. Dumas could be a Kentucky Derby-type horse, the colt ultimately brought trainer John Ortiz stakes glory at Churchill, doing so Nov. 9 by taking the $175,000 Commonwealth Turf Stakes (G3T) over favored Tracksmith. […]

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Louis Tisbert, a multiple stakes-placed owner, trainer, and breeder on the former New England circuit, died at The Meadows in North Andover, Mass. Oct. 30 surrounded by his family. He was 88. […]

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Mare won 2005 Prix de l’Opera (G1) and later produced Berkshire […]

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The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has today announced that U.S. racing industry professional Cathy O’Meara has been appointed to the new role of Head of Raceday Officials. […]

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