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Godolphin Racing's Indulgent notched her first graded stakes triumph Dec. 2 at Aqueduct Racetrack as she battled for the early lead, drew clear in the stretch, and held on for a length victory in the Go for Wand Handicap (G3).
Santa Anita Park has announced that it will be offering a couple of new and innovative race conditions in an effort to stimulate entries and boost pari-mutuel handle, effective opening day of its Winter/Spring Meeting Dec. 26.
Although it is very late in the year, Dec. 2 definitely has a "big-day feel" for racing fans up and down the East Coast.
A Dubawi half sister to Jack Hobbs offered by Willie Carson's Minster Stud claimed top billing at the Dec. 1 session of the Tattersalls December Foal Sale after John Gosden, acting on behalf of Godolphin, purchased her for 750,000gns.
The grade 1-placed, grade 3-winning son of Candy Ride will stand for $5,000.
AmWager.com, the Advance Deposit Wagering (ADW) platform of AmWest Entertainment, announced the introduction of new wagering tools for bettors, including one that focuses on multi-race bets, and a weather module
The Washington Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association supports an initial plan to allow the Emerald Downs owner, the Muckleshoot Indian Tribe, to add slot machine-type games at the Auburn, Wash. track.
David Cohen, who was sixth in the nation in wins in 2009, returned to the saddle after a layoff of more than three years Nov. 30, riding for M & M Racing and trainer Robertino Diodoro in the fifth race at Fair Grounds Racing & Slots.
The American Graded Stakes Committee of the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association Dec. 1 presented its listing of U.S. graded and listed stakes races for 2018, the result of its annual grading session conducted Nov. 28 and 29 in Lexington.
I have stated on several occasions that I am a firm believer in starting a horse's 3-year-old campaign in a sprint to sharpen him up for the rigors of the Triple Crown trail.
The American Graded Stakes Committee of the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association today presented its listing of U.S. Graded and Listed Stakes Races for 2018, the result of its annual grading session conducted Nov. 28 and 29 in Lexington.
The U.S. Supreme Court plans to hear oral arguments Dec. 4 to the constitutionality of a federal law that has kept the legal expansion of sports wagering in check.
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Elisabeth Alexander, who bred and raced numerous Ohio champions and served as president of the Ohio Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners, died Nov. 16. Her Magna Graduate earned better than $2.5 million.
J. Keeler Johnson handicaps the Cigar Mile (G1) at Aqueduct.