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What Are The Most Common Horse Health Troubles?
By February 23, 2021 Read More →

What Are The Most Common Horse Health Troubles?

Suffering from health illness is common for horses, just as for other animals. Some of the problems are common with the increasing age and few develop at an early age. Therefore in both cases, you cannot avoid horse health. Taking preventive measures on time is essential for the long and stress-free life of your favorite […]

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Track Supers Field Day Set for June 14-15 at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino
By February 22, 2021 Read More →

Track Supers Field Day Set for June 14-15 at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino

The organizers of the Track Superintendents Field Day are pleased to announce that the 20th edition of the event will be held June 14-15, 2021, at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino. The event brings together track superintendents and staff annually to discuss best practices related to track maintenance, safety and operational issues for racing and […]

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A Brief Guide to First Time Horse Owners
By February 22, 2021 Read More →

A Brief Guide to First Time Horse Owners

“We have almost forgotten how strange a thing it is that so huge and powerful and intelligent an animal as a horse should allow another, and far more feeble animal, to ride upon its back.” — Peter Gray The experience of buying a horse is no less than welcoming a baby into your family. Those […]

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Your Guide to Attend The Oakleigh Plate Horse Race
By February 18, 2021 Read More →

Your Guide to Attend The Oakleigh Plate Horse Race

The Oakleigh Plate is an Australian club group 1 open handicap horse race held annually in Melbourne. Horse racing is one of the most exhilarating sports you can ever attend. However, before you are able to attend the competition, you need to go through a registration process. Having said that, if you are a fan […]

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Horse to follow at the upcoming Cheltenham festival
By February 16, 2021 Read More →

Horse to follow at the upcoming Cheltenham festival

Anticipation continues to build, ahead of the Cheltenham festival. This is again set to be one of the biggest horse racing events of the year with Cheltenham betting offers now also being released and proving popular amongst punters. This includes a whole host of firms offering signing up bonuses and promotions, with lots of new […]

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Aidan Green Enjoys First Career Training Win
By February 12, 2021 Read More →

Aidan Green Enjoys First Career Training Win

Aidan Green was holding her 4-month-old and pushing a stroller through the grandstand early Thursday afternoon at Oaklawn. Less than an hour later, Green was strolling into the Larry Snyder Winner’s Circle following her first career training victory recognized by Equibase, racing’s official data gathering organization. Green achieved her personal milestone with Kristo ($18.20), who […]

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Reasons Why Online Betting is More Popular Than Betting Shops
By February 12, 2021 Read More →

Reasons Why Online Betting is More Popular Than Betting Shops

Web innovation has actually ended up being extra sophisticated and also developing with time on a recurring manner. The Web has undoubtedly considerably influenced wagering sites at https://topbetting.in/ due to the fact that every portion of our life has been actually modified due to the public Net. The World wide web has seen primary adjustments […]

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Redatory Named 2020 Texas Horse of the Year
By February 10, 2021 Read More →

Redatory Named 2020 Texas Horse of the Year

James Wessel’s homebred Redatory has been named the 2020 Texas Horse of the Year by the Texas Thoroughbred Association. In a year with some very close races for many of the divisional awards, Redatory and Sunlit Song tied for the most points earned in 2020 based on the TTA’s system of awarding points based on […]

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Grand National 2021 Betting Guide
By February 10, 2021 Read More →

Grand National 2021 Betting Guide

For the very first time in decades, the Grand National was canceled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Lots of people were, of course, really disappointed by this but it was a necessary decision that did a lot of good. 2021, on the other hand, is set to be very different as the Grand […]

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Grade 1 Winner and Millionaire Discreet Lover Retired to Stand at R Star Stallions in Indiana
By February 10, 2021 Read More →

Grade 1 Winner and Millionaire Discreet Lover Retired to Stand at R Star Stallions in Indiana

Discreet Lover, a Grade 1 winner who earned nearly $1.5 million, has been retired from racing to stand at Kerry and Leigh Ann Hopper’s R Star Stallions in Anderson, Indiana. He will stand for a fee of $2,000, with special considerations for approved mares. A son of four-time graded stakes winner Repent, Discreet Lover proved […]

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Prairie Meadows Sets Live Racing Schedule for 2021
By January 25, 2021 Read More →

Prairie Meadows Sets Live Racing Schedule for 2021

Live horse racing returns to Prairie Meadows Casino, Racetrack, & Hotel on Friday, April 30 when the Altoona, IA facility opens its 32nd season of Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse action. On Thursday, January 21, the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission (IRGC) approved an 84-day 2021 race meet for Prairie Meadows. The season begins with 26 days […]

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Defending Champ Lady Apple Faces Six in $300,000 Houston Ladies Classic
By January 25, 2021 Read More →

Defending Champ Lady Apple Faces Six in $300,000 Houston Ladies Classic

The fields are set, and the excitement is building at Sam Houston Race Park for its most prestigious event of the 2021 Thoroughbred racing season.  The Houston Racing Festival will take place on Sunday, January 31 with a special afternoon post time of 1:45 pm (CT). The ten-race card includes six stakes, highlighted by the Grade 3, $300,000 Houston Ladies […]

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Most Viewed US Race Meets
By January 25, 2021 Read More →

Most Viewed US Race Meets

The United States is home to some of the most famous racetracks in the world and they play host to several major meets throughout the year. Horse racing has always been a hugely popular sport in the US but did you know it is possible to enjoy free bets for Horse Racing? Several of the […]

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Hockey and Horses
By January 25, 2021 Read More →

Hockey and Horses

By Michael Fenrich The new New York Islanders UBS Arena at Belmont Park is on track and on schedule. NHL and thoroughbreds will bring fast paced sports to Long Island. There is a new website ubsarena.com that provides information for season tickets for Islander games, the majestic history of Belmont and also has a live web cam […]

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Florent Geroux to Ride at Oaklawn
By January 21, 2021 Read More →

Florent Geroux to Ride at Oaklawn

Florent Geroux’s second stint as a riding regular at Oaklawn figures to go better than his first. Much better. Geroux was fresh off his first career riding title at Hawthorne when he made his Oaklawn debut in 2012, presumably as the go-to rider for Chicago-based powerhouse Midwest Thoroughbreds (Richard and Karen Papiese). Midwest was Oaklawn’s […]

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What You Need to Know In Honing Racehorses
By January 21, 2021 Read More →

What You Need to Know In Honing Racehorses

Horses undergo years of handicapping to make sure that they connect with their trainers and jockeys once they’re inside the field. Apart from that, they are housed in a barn where they will be taken care of. Like players playing in football or basketball, horses are also prone to injuries. They may suffer from bruises, […]

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Crotchett Hoping to Jumpstart Jockey Career at Oaklawn
By January 15, 2021 Read More →

Crotchett Hoping to Jumpstart Jockey Career at Oaklawn

Kaylee Crotchett, an exercise rider at Oaklawn for Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas, said Sunday morning that she plans to make her riding debut early in the 2021 meeting that is scheduled to begin Jan. 22. Crotchett, 22, was raised in Henryville, Ind., about 25 miles north of Churchill Downs, and has been […]

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Through The Years:  Reminiscing The 5 Biggest Kentucky Derby Conquerors
By January 15, 2021 Read More →

Through The Years:  Reminiscing The 5 Biggest Kentucky Derby Conquerors

What’s the best thing about a horse? These beings are not only part of your farms. Horses are destined to become mighty racehorses that can compete in the world’s best-thoroughbred racing. They don’t only have the chance to win big prizes but gain the experience and the achievements that these competitions have to offer. As […]

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Cheltenham Festival 2021: A preview of day four’s Grade 1 races
By January 11, 2021 Read More →

Cheltenham Festival 2021: A preview of day four’s Grade 1 races

The final day of the Cheltenham Festival is the biggest of the four days. It is the host of the prestigious Cheltenham Gold Cup and attending the Friday meeting is certainly at the top of many sports fans wish list. This year, unfortunately, the likelihood is that we will be checking the racing results from […]

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Hall of Fame Trainer Steve Asmussen Remains a Strong Supporter of Sam Houston Race Park
By January 5, 2021 Read More →

Hall of Fame Trainer Steve Asmussen Remains a Strong Supporter of Sam Houston Race Park

Ushering 2020 out the door was a welcome relief for pretty much everyone in the universe. The challenges from COVID-19 had a monumental impact on all sports and horseracing was affected greatly. However, Steve Asmussen, who will return to defend his training title at Sam Houston Race Park when the 2021 season begins on Friday, […]

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