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Altior vs. Douvon: One of the Most Anticipated Clashes of the National Hunt Season
By November 30, 2017 Read More →

Altior vs. Douvon: One of the Most Anticipated Clashes of the National Hunt Season

Both Altior and Douvan are Champions in their own right and are two of the most exciting horses in training. Both have led all before them and have looked virtually unbeatable and this is without a doubt the most anticipated clash of the 2017/18 national hunt season. With Altior side lined and Douvan on the […]

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Oklahoma-bred Gianna’s Dream Looks to Conquer Gulfstream in $125,000 Claiming Crown Tiara
By November 30, 2017 Read More →

Oklahoma-bred Gianna’s Dream Looks to Conquer Gulfstream in $125,000 Claiming Crown Tiara

Well-traveled Gianna’s Dream, whose 17-race career has taken her to 10 tracks in eight states, is set to make her Gulfstream Park debut attempting to extend her recent win streak in Saturday’s $125,000 Claiming Crown Tiara on Opening Day of the 2017-18 Championship Meet. The Tiara, contested at 1 1/16 miles on the grass, is […]

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Horses with Oklahoma Connections Win Two Stakes at Churchill Downs
By November 27, 2017 Read More →

Horses with Oklahoma Connections Win Two Stakes at Churchill Downs

At Churchill Downs on Friday, two horses connected to Oklahoma came home with stakes wins. James M. Miller’s Lovely Bernadette, a Kentucky-bred daughter of leading Oklahoma stallion Wilburn, sat just behind longshot pacesetter Marina’s Legacy, grabbed the lead midway around the far turn and repelled late challenges down the stretch to win the 27th running […]

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Hall of Fame at Remington Park to Honor New Members
By November 23, 2017 Read More →

Hall of Fame at Remington Park to Honor New Members

The Oklahoma Horse Racing Hall of Fame at Remington Park will honor a new group of members on Friday, Dec. 15. The presentations will be part of the final weekend of the 2017 Thoroughbred Season. A group of six, including horsemen, horses and a broadcaster will be honored as the newest inductees to the Hall […]

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Welder Wins Silver Goblin Stakes for Oklahoma-breds at Remington Park
By November 19, 2017 Read More →

Welder Wins Silver Goblin Stakes for Oklahoma-breds at Remington Park

Oklahoma-bred sprinters battled 6-1/2 furlongs in the $50,000 Silver Goblin Stakes on Friday night at Remington Park with Welder winning in front-running style. Owned by Ra-Max Farms of Claremore, Okla. and trained by Boyd Finnell, Welder broke sharply, fended off the speed-dueling challenge of Mr. N, then drew clear in the stretch under jockey Travis […]

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Newest Issue of American Racehorse Now Online Featuring Man o’ War, the Perils of Riding Racehorses and More
By November 10, 2017 Read More →

Newest Issue of American Racehorse Now Online Featuring Man o’ War, the Perils of Riding Racehorses and More

The Fall 2017 issue of American Racehorse (formerly Southern Racehorse) magazine is now available online by clicking here. This issue of American Racehorse magazine features articles about the legendary Man o’ War on the 100th anniversary of his birth, a look at the perils of riding racehorses with some amazing photos plus much more. The […]

Saturday Launch to stand at Baker Ranch in Texas

Saturday Launch to stand at Baker Ranch in Texas

Saturday Launch, the first North American winner sired by Grade 1 winner Any Given Saturday, has been retired from racing and will stand stud at Baker Ranch near Iredell, Texas. He will stand for a fee of $1,000 as property of TTA lifetime member Stephen Baker, who campaigned the horse throughout his career. Saturday Launch […]

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Shotgun Kowboy Closes in on Millionaire Status with Oklahoma Classics Cup Win

Shotgun Kowboy Closes in on Millionaire Status with Oklahoma Classics Cup Win

The $175,000 Oklahoma Classics Cup, powered by TVG, was the main event on Oklahoma Classics Night on Friday at Remington Park. The field of 10 included the last two winners of the race with the victor from two years ago romping like he did in 2015. Shotgun Kowboy, the only Oklahoma-bred to win the Grade […]

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Why is the Melbourne Cup known as “the race that stops a nation”?

Why is the Melbourne Cup known as “the race that stops a nation”?

Why is the Melbourne Cup known as “the race that stops a nation”? The Melbourne cup is one of the key events in the Australian sporting calendar that attracts so much attention from around the country. The Melbourne cup has a lengthy history that started back in 1861 and is the most prestigious horse race […]

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Oklahoma Classics Set for Friday, Cup Features Last Two Defending Champs

Oklahoma Classics Set for Friday, Cup Features Last Two Defending Champs

The 2017 renewal of the Oklahoma Classics has been compiled with a solid 10-race program set for Friday night. The first race on the million-dollar night of stakes action for Oklahoma-breds is at 7pm. The $175,000 Oklahoma Classics Cup, presented by TVG, features a field of 10 for the 1-1/16 miles main event. The Cup […]

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