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Omaha Beach cruised through a five-furlong work in 1:00.72 Jan. 19 at Gulfstream Park, his final breeze for the Jan. 25 Pegasus World Cup Invitational Stakes Presented by Runhappy (G1). […]

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Jockey Marcelino Pedroza suffered a broken left collarbone in a fall in the seventh race Jan. 16 at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots when his mount, Jim’s Silverbullet, suffered a catastrophic injury near the top of the stretch and he was unseated. […]

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This installment of “Daily Life” is the first in a series that will appear across all platforms at BloodHorse, examining the varied and critical jobs that make racing “the greatest game played outdoors.” […]

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After taking on graded stakes rivals in their last few starts, a pair of distaff runners from trainer Todd Pletcher’s barn will seek black-type honors Jan. 19 when they top a field of seven in the $100,000 Ladies Handicap at Aqueduct Racetrack. […]

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Fayette County (Ky.) Judge Kim Bunnell has ordered a receiver to oversee Ahmed Zayat’s Zayat Stables, including all of its horses, after an emergency hearing was conducted Jan. 22. […]

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Newtown Anner Stud and Mark Breen’s Saguaro Row was the sole subject of the finish line cameras Jan. 20 at Aqueduct Racetrack when she crossed the wire 2 3/4 lengths ahead of her competition in the $101,500 Interborough Stakes. […]

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Saxon Warrior—the only son of Japanese sire of sires Deep Impact to be a group 1 winner at 2 and 3—sired his first foal in France Jan. 16. […]

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Tom Durant’s Silver Dust remained his consistent self in his 6-year-old debut, pulling away to win the $97,000 Louisiana Stakes (G3) at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots Jan. 18. […]

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Steve Asmussen trainees make up four of the nine entries in the $150,000 Smarty Jones Stakes, topped by Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes (G2) winner Silver Prospector. […]

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Sir Winston recorded his first official work of 2020 the morning of Jan. 16 with a five-furlong move in 1:02.86 on the Belmont Park training track. […]

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Mary Lightner was looking for a change. The daughter of a trainer, Lightner had been training racehorses herself for five years but sought a way to remain in the business with fewer hours required at the track and more time spent with family. […]

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“Jockeys and Jeans” auction takes place on Starquine.com. […]

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In 2019, two partnership groups organized by Ara Aprahamian campaigned stakes winners. M and A Racing’s Happy Farm captured the Fall Highweight Handicap (G3) at Aqueduct, while Leitone took the Claiming Crown Jewel Stakes at Gulfstream Park. […]

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Winchell Thoroughbreds’ Tenfold worked a leisurely half-mile in :51 flat at the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots on a frigid morning Jan. 20. […]

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The Breeders’ Cup, one of Thoroughbred racing’s most prestigious international events, today announced that tickets for the 2020 Breeders’ Cup World Championship will go on sale to the public on March 9 at 9:00 a.m. EST. […]

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Stallion was diagnosed with pulmonary disease and is undergoing treatment. […]

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Gary Barber’s 3-year-old daughter of Uncaptured prevailed by a neck over Mo City, with the top five finishers in the seven-furlong race separated by less than a length. […]

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Astra, Louisiana, Toboggan, Megahertz, Lecomte, California Cup Oaks, California Cup Derby, Sunshine Millions Classic, Unusual Heat Turf Classic, Silverbulletday, Donald Valpredo California Cup Sprint, Sunshine Millions Turf, & more. […]

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In what was a virtual walk in the park, Matt Nelson’s homebred Wound Tight was in complete control throughout the $200,000 Unusual Heat Turf Classic presented by City National Bank Jan. 18 at Santa Anita Park. […]

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