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American Racehorse to Resume Printing with Stallion Register Issue
By September 15, 2020 Read More →

American Racehorse to Resume Printing with Stallion Register Issue

American Racehorse is pleased to announce that it will resume printing with the 2021 Stallion Register issue, which will be distributed in December 2020. Plans are still being made to hopefully resume regular issues of the magazine in 2021. For more information about advertising in the Stallion Register, click here. The advertising deadline for the […]

27th Minnesota Festival Of Champions Wednesday At Canterbury Park
By September 7, 2020 Read More →

27th Minnesota Festival Of Champions Wednesday At Canterbury Park

What began in 1992 as a show of strength and final act of defiance, the Minnesota Festival of Champions, with its 27th running Wednesday evening, remains a staple on the Canterbury Park schedule and a continuing reminder that horse racing in the state, regardless of circumstances, is thriving. In 1992 the Shakopee, Minn. racetrack was […]

Posted in: MINNESOTA
Factors That Determine The Fairness And Security Of Online Casinos
By September 7, 2020 Read More →

Factors That Determine The Fairness And Security Of Online Casinos

Two of the main concerns when it comes to gambling are fairness and security. That’s only right because you’re putting your money on the line for a form of entertainment. You’ll want to know if your banking information is secure, and the games that you’re playing are fair and treats all players the same. Being […]

Posted in: COLORADO
Is It Legal to Bet on Horses Online in the US?
By September 7, 2020 Read More →

Is It Legal to Bet on Horses Online in the US?

Horse racing events are beloved by millions of fans worldwide. Horse races have been historically considered the entertainment of monarchs. Members of the royal families currently continue this tradition in 2020. For instance, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II is a big fan of riding horses despite her not-so-young age (94 years old). Fortunately, in the […]

Posted in: COLORADO
Kendra Scott Offers Horseshoe Charm to Benefit Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance
By September 2, 2020 Read More →

Kendra Scott Offers Horseshoe Charm to Benefit Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance

Fashion and lifestyle brand Kendra Scott will offer 50% of proceeds from sales of its Horseshoe Charm to benefit the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Aug. 30 through Nov. 7. The Horseshoe Charm, which retails for $35, is available in four colors: gold, rose gold, vintage silver, and vintage gold. A versatile piece, the charm has a […]

Posted in: TEXAS
Harrah’s Hoosier Park and Indiana Grand Donate $50,000 to IMPD Mounted Patrol Unit
By August 31, 2020 Read More →

Harrah’s Hoosier Park and Indiana Grand Donate $50,000 to IMPD Mounted Patrol Unit

Officials from Harrah’s Hoosier Park Racing & Casino and Indiana Grand Racing & Casino presented the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department’s Mounted Patrol Unit a $50,000 contribution to aid a capital fund for a new equine facility. Following today’s donation, the unit has raised nearly $200,000 towards a goal of $1 million. The presentation took place […]

Posted in: INDIANA
Kentucky Derby Odds and Post Positions: Tiz The Law Nailed Top Spot
By August 31, 2020 Read More →

Kentucky Derby Odds and Post Positions: Tiz The Law Nailed Top Spot

The countdown begins as the 2020 Kentucky Derby will begin in a week from now. The Churchill Downs is set for America’s most celebrated horse racing. The Kentucky Derby this year is more hyped since this will serve as their redeeming moment after last year’s controversial stint of disqualifying a true winner. As the Run […]

Posted in: GEORGIA
Best Horse Races in the US
By August 28, 2020 Read More →

Best Horse Races in the US

Horse racing is hosted across the globe, and the U.S. is home to some of the prevalent horse racing events in the world. Some large events take place throughout the world of horse racing, and the US is no stranger to these gargantuan gatherings. There’s a lot to talk about regarding the best horse racing […]

Posted in: ARKANSAS
Will Horse Racing Ever Be The Same After Covid-19?
By August 28, 2020 Read More →

Will Horse Racing Ever Be The Same After Covid-19?

The Covid-19 pandemic had its impact felt around the sporting world, with most sporting events being postponed or canceled in March. However, since May, we have seen the resumption of some sports, including one of America’s most beloved sports, Horse Racing. Although it may be back on our screens, the future of the sport is […]

Posted in: GEORGIA
Will Racing Courses Ever Accept Bitcoin as Payment Method?
By August 26, 2020 Read More →

Will Racing Courses Ever Accept Bitcoin as Payment Method?

Horse racing is an integral part of Australian sports and culture. This is evident from the countless racecourses around the country. Australia ranks third globally in annual prize value, trailing the United States and Japan. Horse racing is traditionally incomplete without a mix of spectators and bookies. And gambling is a core part of the […]

Posted in: NO. CAROLINA
What are the Current Gambling Regulations in Australia?
By August 26, 2020 Read More →

What are the Current Gambling Regulations in Australia?

Gambling in Australia is under the State’s jurisdiction and the Commonwealth doesn’t interfere with regulations. The equation changed recently with the introduction of online casinos and wagering sites. Thus, prompting the Federal Government to form legislation preventing Australian gambling websites from indulging Aussies. Online gambling, however, isn’t entirely illegal! The industry operates out of a […]

Posted in: ARKANSAS
Texas Summer Yearling and Horses of Racing Age Sale Posts Big Gain in Gross as Average and Median Trend Up
By August 25, 2020 Read More →

Texas Summer Yearling and Horses of Racing Age Sale Posts Big Gain in Gross as Average and Median Trend Up

The Texas Summer Yearling and Horses of Racing Age Sale, held jointly by the Texas Thoroughbred Association and Lone Star Park, posted a big gain in gross sales on Monday. The average and median also increased compared to last year, even with a much larger catalog on tap this year. The sale was held in […]

Posted in: TEXAS
3 of the Biggest Shocks in Horse Racing History
By August 25, 2020 Read More →

3 of the Biggest Shocks in Horse Racing History

There is a reason that horse racing is the best sport in the world. Not the packed stadiums, punters wheeling away in delight as the third horse in their treble lands, or indeed not the production of some of the greatest sportsmen and women in history. The reason this is the sport we love is […]

Posted in: GEORGIA
Wiseman transitions from show jumping to race riding  at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino
By August 18, 2020 Read More →

Wiseman transitions from show jumping to race riding at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino

Horses have always been part of his life. It was just a matter of time before apprentice jockey Isaiah Wiseman got his start in the Thoroughbred industry, a plan he had from a young age. “My dad (Jason Wiseman) is a farrier and I was born in Lexington (Kentucky), so I was raised around the […]

Posted in: INDIANA
Secretariat: The greatest American racehorse of all time?
By August 18, 2020 Read More →

Secretariat: The greatest American racehorse of all time?

Quite widely regarded by American Racehorse experts as the greatest horse of all time when he raced away at the Belmont Stakes to become the first Triple Crown winner in 25 years; and he didn’t just win the race, he won it by a record 31 lengths. Some performances are so good that they are […]

Posted in: GEORGIA
Oklahoma’s WestWin Farm Expands Breeding Operation to Stand Champion Paint Stallion Painted Turnpike
By August 12, 2020 Read More →

Oklahoma’s WestWin Farm Expands Breeding Operation to Stand Champion Paint Stallion Painted Turnpike

Three Time World Champion, Painted Turnpike, the well known APHA registered Paint racehorse & stallion, will stand stud duties at WestWin Farms in Purcell, OK for 2021. Painted Turnpike will be the first paint to stand stud since owner Bryan Hawk purchased the farm last year. Trained by Matt Whitekiller, throughout Painted Turnpike’s stellar career, […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA
Valor Farm Stallion Bradester Gets First Winner with Texas-bred Cosmetology
By August 10, 2020 Read More →

Valor Farm Stallion Bradester Gets First Winner with Texas-bred Cosmetology

Texas stallion Bradester got his first winner on Sunday at Lone Star Park when Texas-bred Cosmetology scored a head victory in a $40,120 maiden special weight event for 2-year-old fillies. Bred by Joseph W. Sutton/Blackhorse Farm and running in the name of Blackhorse Farm LLC, the bay filly was ridden to victory by Danny Sorenson for […]

Posted in: TEXAS
Texas Stallion Unbridled Sheriff Gets First Winner at Lone Star Park
By August 10, 2020 Read More →

Texas Stallion Unbridled Sheriff Gets First Winner at Lone Star Park

Texas stallion Unbridled Sheriff was represented by his first winner on Wednesday at Lone Star Park when his 3-year-old son Unbridled Posse won a $40,120 maiden special weight race for accredited Texas-breds. Ivan Arellano rode the gelding for trainer Brent Davidson and clocked five furlongs on the turf in :57.03. The win was a trifecta […]

Posted in: TEXAS
How This Natural Plant Can Help Horses

How This Natural Plant Can Help Horses

Hemp has been used to treat medical conditions for hundreds of years. In ancient Indian medical books, it is described as one of the most sacred plants on the earth. In the last century, it became a topic of controversies and was banned in many countries. But in the last few decades, several countries have […]

Posted in: GEORGIA
Tips on Choosing the Best Bookmaker for Betting

Tips on Choosing the Best Bookmaker for Betting

Horse racing is one of the few sports that has a massive following across the world. In fact, in countries where gambling is not allowed, you will find that horse racing and lotteries are typically the two options that governments legalise. While being out on the racing track and watching the horses run is thrilling, […]

Posted in: ALABAMA