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2019 Racing Dates Approved for Indiana Grand

2019 Racing Dates Approved for Indiana Grand

The Indiana Horse Racing Commission (IHRC) held its regular monthly meeting at Indiana Grand Wednesday, Dec. 5. Included on the agenda was the approval of racing dates for 2019 at both Indiana Grand and Harrah’s Hoosier Park. Both racetracks provided a presentation, including operational and marketing plans for 2019 as well as racing dates, and […]

By December 6, 2018 Read More →
2019 American Racehorse Stallion Register Now Online

2019 American Racehorse Stallion Register Now Online

The 2019 American Racehorse Stallion Register, featuring dozens of stallions from around the Southwest and Midwest, is now online and will be arriving in mailboxes soon. To view the complete Stallion Register as a flip book, click here. Or to view the online version with links to individual stallions, click here. If you are not […]

By December 5, 2018 Read More →
The Grand National vs. the Kentucky Derby

The Grand National vs. the Kentucky Derby

No matter what side of the pond you live on, you’ve surely heard of the Grand National and the Kentucky Derby. But depending on whether you are in the U.K. or America, you might not be as familiar with the race run on the other continent. So what are the main differences between the two […]

By December 5, 2018 Read More →
Quality of Stallions Continually on the Rise in Indiana

Quality of Stallions Continually on the Rise in Indiana

New stallions to the Indiana Thoroughbred Breed Development Program are making headlines already, with breeding season just months away. Grade 1 winner I Want Revenge is now calling the Indiana Stallion Station in Anderson, Ind., home. Purchased by Jeff and Suzy Jeans from the November Keeneland Sale earlier this month, the Stephen Got Even stallion […]

By November 20, 2018 Read More →
Top Remington Park Sprinter Welder Wins Fourth Stakes in a Row

Top Remington Park Sprinter Welder Wins Fourth Stakes in a Row

The 5-year-old gray gelding known as Welder streaked down the stretch like the lightning bolt he is to take his fourth stakes victory of the meet Friday night in the $70,000 Silver Goblin Stakes at Remington Park. He was the heavy wagering favorite at 1-9 odds on the toteboard for the race and now stands […]

By November 19, 2018 Read More →
Experiencing International Racing

Experiencing International Racing

Only a few decades ago American horse racing fans had little knowledge of international racing, and it’s hard to really fault them for that. After all, before the internet and international simulcasting, it was hard for casual fans to keep up with the action in Europe. Of course that has all changed and now it’s […]

By November 15, 2018 Read More →
Cheltenham’s Gold Cup Early Betting Odds

Cheltenham’s Gold Cup Early Betting Odds

With the National Hunt racing season now underway in the UK and Ireland, all thoughts naturally begin to turn to the 2019 Cheltenham Festival, and the premier steeplechase race of the four-day meeting — the Cheltenham Gold Cup. Gold Cup Day in 2019 is on Friday 15 March, and the winner of the 3m 2½f […]

By November 15, 2018 Read More →
Looking at the Kentucky Derby Future Wager

Looking at the Kentucky Derby Future Wager

It wasn’t all that long ago that you actually had to be at Churchill Downs or your local racetrack to get a bet down on America’s most famous race, the Kentucky Derby. Of course that started to change as the horse betting options expanded to include off-track and online wagering, but even then there really […]

By November 14, 2018 Read More →
Showbiz Superstar at 110-1 Odds Keys Humongous Payoffs at Remington Park

Showbiz Superstar at 110-1 Odds Keys Humongous Payoffs at Remington Park

A horse named Shobiz Superstar gave her backers enough money in their pockets Saturday night at Remington Park to put them into a tax bracket fit for superstars as she paid off at 110-1 odds, the highest payoff of the meet. A $2 win ticket returned $223 to those who bet this 2-year-old filly, owned […]

By November 11, 2018 Read More →
Top Remington Sprinter Welder Among Nominees to Silver Goblin Stakes

Top Remington Sprinter Welder Among Nominees to Silver Goblin Stakes

A total of 11 horses have been nominated to the 13th running of the $70,000 Silver Goblin Stakes, including three-time stakes-winning Oklahoma-bred sprinter Welder, scheduled to run Friday, Nov. 16 at Remington Park. The Silver Goblin is a 6-1/2 furlongs sprint for 3-year-olds-and-up restricted to accredited Oklahoma-breds. Welder, owned by Ra-Max Farms LLC (Clayton Rash) […]

By November 11, 2018 Read More →
A Guide to Arabic Horse Racing

A Guide to Arabic Horse Racing

When the flat season draws to a close, horse racing fans then begin to look at other countries where they can place a bet.  The United Arab Emirates have some fantastic races, course and jockeys there are.  If you haven’t yet placed a bet on Arabic horse racing, here are some reasons why you may […]

By November 11, 2018 Read More →
Incredible Races from Champions Day

Incredible Races from Champions Day

Since 2011, Champions Day has been held every fall at the Ascot Racecourse, where the Royal Ascot is held. The day-long festival marks the end of the British Champions Series and the British flat racing season. In recent years, prize money has exceeded £4 million — the 2018 Champions Day prize total was worth a […]

By November 11, 2018 Read More →
Will Tuaandtwentysix Live Up To His Name?

Will Tuaandtwentysix Live Up To His Name?

Twitter Question Tua Tagovailoa threw for 3,966 yards with 43 touchdowns and only 6 interceptions Do you think Tua will surpass those numbers in 2019? Why or why not? Best tweets/responses make the air on @TheGAMEon1029 pic.twitter.com/DZprzAUeC7 — The Game Ryan Fowler (@TheGAMEon1029) March 19, 2019 Tua Tagovailoa rose to prominence in the CFB Championship […]

By November 8, 2018 Read More →
Advice for betting on Cheltenham Festival

Advice for betting on Cheltenham Festival

Continuing to bring in audiences every single year, it’s hard to doubt the drama and excitement which surrounds Cheltenham Festival. The sport of horse racing has interested a hefty percentage of the nation for many years, and Cheltenham Festival is easily the most celebrated four-day racing event, where fans of the sport from across the […]

By November 5, 2018 Read More →
New Issue of American Racehorse Online with Articles about Equine War Hero Sgt. Reckless, Man O’ War Project, New Stallions and More

New Issue of American Racehorse Online with Articles about Equine War Hero Sgt. Reckless, Man O’ War Project, New Stallions and More

The Fall 2018 issue of American Racehorse magazine is now available online by clicking here. This issue includes articles about equine war hero Sgt. Reckless, how horses can help veterans with PTSD, Seabiscuit’s DNA being used to research racehorse tendencies, new Thoroughbred stallions around the region and much more.  The issue also includes racing and breeding […]

By November 1, 2018 Read More →
Indiana Horse Racing Represents Niche at Equestricon

Indiana Horse Racing Represents Niche at Equestricon

The Indiana Horse Racing Commission realizes that one of the biggest struggles for the horse racing industry is growing a following that includes not only owners and breeders, but fans. That’s why, when the second annual international horse racing convention, fan festival and trade show came to Louisville in conjunction with the Breeders’ Cup World […]

By October 31, 2018 Read More →
Outriders Provide Safety During Races at Indiana Grand

Outriders Provide Safety During Races at Indiana Grand

It takes a village of individuals to run a successful racing program. Some of these people are very skilled at their positions, including Indiana Grand’s three outriders, John Neal, Tiffany Belden and Wesley Campbell. The trio ensures safety and coordination on the track at all times and each one is a vital part of the […]

By October 30, 2018 Read More →
Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile Winner Caleb’s Posse to River Oaks in Oklahoma

Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile Winner Caleb’s Posse to River Oaks in Oklahoma

Caleb’s Posse, winner of the 2011 Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (G1), has been relocated to stand at Lori and Francisco Bravo’s River Oaks Farms in Sulphur, Oklahoma. One of the nation’s top sprinters and milers during his 3- and 4-year-old seasons, Caleb’s Posse compiled a record of 8-5-2 from 19 starts with more than $1.4 […]

By October 26, 2018 Read More →
2019 Calendar Celebrates Secretariat’s Last Living Sons and Daughters

2019 Calendar Celebrates Secretariat’s Last Living Sons and Daughters

A new 2019 calendar features the last living sons and daughters of legendary 1973 Triple Crown winner Secretariat. The first calendar in this series, released last winter for 2018, was quite successful, raising more than $4,600 for the equine industry groups it benefits despite the late December launch. “We were very happy with the support […]

By October 17, 2018 Read More →
Shotgun Kowboy Seeks Third Career Win in Oklahoma Classics Cup

Shotgun Kowboy Seeks Third Career Win in Oklahoma Classics Cup

If Shotgun Kowboy is going to make his mark on Oklahoma Classics history Friday night at Remington Park, he will have to defeat four rivals while breaking from the outside post position, number five, in the 1-1/16 miles event. Shotgun Kowboy is attempting to win his third $175,000 Oklahoma Classics Cup, the richest event on […]

By October 17, 2018 Read More →