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Winx Extends Win Streak to 24 With George Ryder Score

11 hours 39 min ago
Winx had to work for it, but the mighty mare snagged her 24th straight victory with a determined stretch run in The Agency George Ryder Stakes (G1) at Rosehill Gardens March 24.

Three Things to Watch: Lukas-Stevens Up to Old Tricks?

Fri, 2018-03-23 21:30
As the Road to the Kentucky Derby heats up, each week we will take a look at three things to watch from the 3-year-old division as they head into that weekend's respective prep races.

O'Connell to Send out Four on Florida Cup Day

Fri, 2018-03-23 21:30
While there aren't many sale toppers under her shedrow, and the majority of the horses she has in training are owned by small owners or breeders from Florida, trainer Kathleen O'Connell loves working to develop the young horses who come her way.

Bloom Racing Flourishing at Every Point of Call

Fri, 2018-03-23 21:30
Not only does his Bloom Racing have a leading contender for the Kentucky Oaks (G1) in multiple graded stakes winner Midnight Bisou, it has a Kentucky Derby candidate in Snapper Sinclair, who starts in the March 24 Twinspires Louisiana Derby (G2).

Strike Power Sharp in Florida Derby Bullet Work

Fri, 2018-03-23 21:30
Courtlandt Farms' homebred Strike Power put an exclamation point on his final major workout ahead of the $1 million Florida Derby (G1) March 31 with a bullet half-mile breeze over Gulfstream Park's main track the morning of March 23.

More Good Options Than a New Orleans Menu

Fri, 2018-03-23 21:30
Saturday is the biggest day of the season at the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, with the $1 million Louisiana Derby (G2) and the $400,000 Fair Grounds Oaks (G2) heading a 14-race program.

Churchill Spring Meet Stakes Worth $8.84 Million

Fri, 2018-03-23 21:30
The Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve (G1) and Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) headline a roster of 32 stakes races with total purses of $8.84 million scheduled for Churchill Downs' April 28-June 30 Spring Meet.

Appropriations Bill Could Provide H-2B Visa Relief

Fri, 2018-03-23 21:30
Congress on the morning of March 23 passed a Fiscal 2018 omnibus appropriations bill which includes language that could almost double the number of H-2B visas available.

Racing Returns to Hawthorne March 30

Fri, 2018-03-23 21:30
The spring meet for Hawthorne Race Course begins March 30

Pick View Finds Success in Sales Ring and on Racetrack

Fri, 2018-03-23 21:30
Joe Pickerrell and Courtney Roberts' Pick View has three horses cataloged to next week's Fasig-Tipton Gulfstream selected 2-year-olds in training sale and two sale graduates competing in Sunday's Sunland Derby (G3).

Royal Blue Hen Mare Hasili Dies at 27

Fri, 2018-03-23 21:30
Juddmonte Farms' remarkable mare produced five group 1 winners and champion sire Dansili.

Gallery Racing/Runhappy to Sponsor 2018 Met Mile

Fri, 2018-03-23 21:30
James McIngvale's Gallery Racing, owner of champion sprinter Runhappy, will sponsor the 2018 grade 1, $1.2 million Runhappy Metropolitan Handicap, the New York Racing Association announced March 22. 

Mongolian Shopper Back to the Hill in Mizdirection

Thu, 2018-03-22 21:26
Mongolian Stable's Mongolian Shopper will seek her second straight stakes win down the Santa Anita Park hillside turf course in the $75,000 Mizdirection Stakes.

Aussie Youngsters Try on the Golden Slipper

Thu, 2018-03-22 21:26
A huge purse and a full, competitive field of 2-year-olds have Australian fans anxiously awaiting the March 24 renewal of the Longines Golden Slipper (G1) at Rosehill Gardens.

Winx Aims for 24th Straight, Then Decision Awaits

Thu, 2018-03-22 21:26
Nothing could totally overshadow the March 24 renewal of the Golden Slipper (G1) at Rosehill Gardens in Sydney, but Winx showing up two races earlier on the same card does provide the cherry atop one of Australia's best race days.

Runaway Ghost Could Fulfill Dream of a Lifetime

Thu, 2018-03-22 21:26
Runaway Ghost, the first foal of multiple stakes winner Rose's Desert, by Ghostzapper, could land a spot in the Kentucky Derby starting gate with a win in the March 25 Sunland Derby.

Malibu Moon's 2015 Crop Rises With Classic Potential

Thu, 2018-03-22 21:26
The road to this year's American classic races has done much to enhance Malibu Moon's reputation as a reliable sire of top performers.

Jockey Agent Mark North Dies at Age 49

Thu, 2018-03-22 21:26
Died March 21 after a lengthy battle with lung disease.

Successful California Owner-Breeder Williamson Dies

Thu, 2018-03-22 21:26
Warren "Spud" Williamson, who with his wife, Alyce, bred and raced such top runners as millionaire Nashoba's Key, multiple graded winner Nashoba's Gold, graded stakes winners Tiz Elemental and Texas Ryano, died March 16. He was 89.

Breeders' Cup Announces Changes for Betting Challenge

Thu, 2018-03-22 21:26
The Breeders' Cup today announced rule changes for the 2018 Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge which will be held on November 2 & 3 at Churchill Downs and at participating simulcast and Advanced Deposit Wagering sites