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Why Is Horseracing So Fun?

Why Is Horseracing So Fun?

There are many sports in the world, and all will have their fans claim that theirs is the most exciting sport in the world. Of course, these people are biased, but at the end of the day, these are still opinions, not facts. In the case of horse racing though, it is hard to think […]

By December 8, 2021 Read More →
Cheltenham Festival hopefuls flex their muscles with varying degrees of success

Cheltenham Festival hopefuls flex their muscles with varying degrees of success

THE futures markets for the big races at next year’s Cheltenham Festival are, as usual, in a state of flux as the big beasts of the sport put in runs over the holiday period that range from the very good to those in the ‘should have stayed at home’ bracket. Two that were on the […]

By December 6, 2021 Read More →
The Famous Three American Horses to have Ran on the Track

The Famous Three American Horses to have Ran on the Track

A list of the best American racehorses isn’t a fully objective endeavour when it’s put up by a group of racing fans. It is impossible to include all horses who have ever competed in the United States on any one list. Some, like Secretariat, are always included regardless of the number of races they have […]

By November 18, 2021 Read More →
The Best Places to Watch Horse Racing

The Best Places to Watch Horse Racing

The past couple of years have opened the doors for many new fans to get into horse racing, and it continues to be one of the biggest and most viewed sports around the world with developing markets in different countries – this also means that there are an increasing number of ways to watch races […]

By November 12, 2021 Read More →
History of the Origins of Horse Racing in the United States

History of the Origins of Horse Racing in the United States

In horse racing, two or more horses are ridden by a jockey over a particular distance. For ages, horse racing has been a popular pastime for both horse fans and those who wager on the outcome of the races. Throughout the history of horse racing, the sport has accumulated interesting facts that many horse enthusiastic […]

By November 11, 2021 Read More →
Early Predictions For Next Year’s Derby

Early Predictions For Next Year’s Derby

It may seem like a lifetime away, but the road to the Kentucky Derby is only just getting underway. The Breeders’ Cup Juvenile may have given us an early indicator as to what we can expect to see when the action gets underway at Churchill Downs in May, but what stars could we expect to […]

By November 11, 2021 Read More →
US Racing vs UK Racing – What’s The Difference?

US Racing vs UK Racing – What’s The Difference?

Horse racing is one of the most popular sports in the world and takes place prominently in several countries including in the USA, UK, Ireland, Australia, France, South Africa and Japan. Racing in the UK & Ireland is particularly popular with hundreds of thousands of spectators flocking to the Cheltenham Festival for the Gold Cup, […]

By November 8, 2021 Read More →
More than 40 Thoroughbreds Offered in Heritage Place Fall Mixed Sale Nov. 5-6

More than 40 Thoroughbreds Offered in Heritage Place Fall Mixed Sale Nov. 5-6

More than 40 Thoroughbreds are consigned to the 44th Annual Heritage Place Fall Mixed Sale on November 5-6 in Oklahoma City. See a full list below, and for more information and to view the sale catalog go to www.heritageplace.com.

By October 27, 2021 Read More →