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The Famous Three American Horses to have Ran on the Track
By November 18, 2021 Read More →

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 […]

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History of the Origins of Horse Racing in the United States
By November 11, 2021 Read More →

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 […]

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

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 […]

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US Racing vs UK Racing – What’s The Difference?
By November 8, 2021 Read More →

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, […]

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More than 40 Thoroughbreds Offered in Heritage Place Fall Mixed Sale Nov. 5-6
By October 27, 2021 Read More →

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.

Posted in: OKLAHOMA
The Worlds Biggest Horse Racing Markets
By October 21, 2021 Read More →

The Worlds Biggest Horse Racing Markets

Horse racing is one of the most popular and one of the most bet sports in the world – with a big shift to online platforms like horse-betting.pro amongst many others it has also become more accessible than ever before too. There are countries around the world that have typically had a bigger representation for […]

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Palace Pier at the top of Horse of the Year standings
By October 21, 2021 Read More →

Palace Pier at the top of Horse of the Year standings

Palace Pier was able to triumph with a narrow lead at the top of the table to become the newly crowned Cartier Horse of the Year despite suffering a defeat behind Baaeed in the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes on Champions Day at Ascot last weekend. The four-year-old horse, who was trained by the John and […]

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Mutamakina shined and came out victorious in E.P. Taylor
By October 21, 2021 Read More →

Mutamakina shined and came out victorious in E.P. Taylor

Having come out victorious for August 22nd Dance Smartly Stakes, a Grade 2 race which will be going 1 1/4 on the Woodbine turf, Mutamakina was able to display the same pace-stalking tactics to claim the $600,000 E.P. Taylor Stakes at the same course and distance on October 17. Dylan Davis was once again the […]

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Marmeloen route to return to Britain to stand at Norton Grove Stud for 2022
By October 21, 2021 Read More →

Marmeloen route to return to Britain to stand at Norton Grove Stud for 2022

Famous stayer and Melbourne Cup second Marmelo has been reported to be returning to Britain to stand at Norton Grove Stud in Yorkshire due to a two-year spell at Haras du Grand Courgeon held in France. In a deal done by Richard Venn, who is famously known as the son of the retired Duke Of […]

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The Biggest Upsets made in the history of Travers Stakes
By October 21, 2021 Read More →

The Biggest Upsets made in the history of Travers Stakes

Saratoga Race Course is one of the most famous racecourses across the world, and it is famous for some reasons: It’s the oldest sporting venue in the United States, it houses some of the best horse racing events in the world, and it is also the summer playground for the big names in the industry […]

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Legendary Horses that Raced in Del Mar
By October 15, 2021 Read More →

Legendary Horses that Raced in Del Mar

Del Mar racetrack’s slogan “Where the Turf Meets the Surf” is created because the  Del Mar Thoroughbred Club is a horse racetrack located at the Del Mar Fairgrounds in Del Mar, California. Of course, many fans are looking forward to each season, especially this upcoming breeders cup juvenile being held in the said place. The […]

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Grade 1 Winner Mr Speaker to Stand in Texas at Forks of the Paluxy Farm
By October 8, 2021 Read More →

Grade 1 Winner Mr Speaker to Stand in Texas at Forks of the Paluxy Farm

Grade 1 winner Mr Speaker has been purchased by Lori and Mark Collinsworth and will be relocating to their Forks of the Paluxy Farm in Bluff Dale, Texas for the 2022 Breeding Season. “We are thrilled to have the opportunity to stand a horse of Mr Speaker’s caliber in Texas,” said Mark Collinsworth. “He was […]

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Two American Horses with Fantastic History and Success
By October 6, 2021 Read More →

Two American Horses with Fantastic History and Success

When you gather a bunch of racing enthusiasts together to make a list of the all-time greatest American racehorses, it quickly becomes obvious that this is not an entirely impartial exercise. While certain names, like as Secretariat, appear on every list, the inclusion of others is dependent on a variety of variables, including speed, distance, […]

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Mighty Acres to Offer Yearlings and Broodmares at Heritage Place Mixed Sale
By September 22, 2021 Read More →

Mighty Acres to Offer Yearlings and Broodmares at Heritage Place Mixed Sale

If you are looking for yearlings or broodmares to take advantage of the lucrative Oklahoma-bred program, check out what Mighty Acres has to offer at the November 4-5 Heritage Place Mixed Sale. For more information, go to www.heritageplace.com or see the contact info on the ad below:

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Jim Crowley was hospitalized following Doncaster fall
By September 11, 2021 Read More →

Jim Crowley was hospitalized following Doncaster fall

It was a day to forget for Jim Crowley on the opening day of the St Leger festival as not only was he hospitalized following a fall in the first race at Doncaster, he as well as missed three winners that followed. Thankfully Jim Crowley escaped sustaining any serious injury in the nasty incident in the closing laps […]

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Cazoo St Leger: Johnny Murtagh set to write the name in history books
By September 11, 2021 Read More →

Cazoo St Leger: Johnny Murtagh set to write the name in history books

Victory or loss, there will be a major milestone when Irish trainer, Johnny Murtaghrides Ottoman Emperor, the second favourite at St Leger in Doncaster. It will be a major step in what has already been one of the most exceptional journeys in any sport and which guarantees to climb to heights that have been out-of-reach […]

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Cazoo St Leger: Hurricane Lane the “favourite” as Godolphin hunt seventh Doncaster Classic win
By September 11, 2021 Read More →

Cazoo St Leger: Hurricane Lane the “favourite” as Godolphin hunt seventh Doncaster Classic win

Irish-bred, British-trained Thoroughbred racehorse, Hurricane Lane is set to race at the Cazoo St Leger as favourite as he attempts to give Godolphin a seventh win in the Doncaster Classic. Classic Clicheled the popular royal blue silks to a win back in 1995 – and further victory has followed with Nedawi and Mutafaweq back in […]

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St Leger Festival: Stradivarius wins second Doncaster Cup under Italian Rider Frankie Dettori
By September 11, 2021 Read More →

St Leger Festival: Stradivarius wins second Doncaster Cup under Italian Rider Frankie Dettori

Stradivarius produced yet another incredible performance to win the Doncaster Cup for the second time. The Superstar stayer owned by John and Thady Gosdenhas dominated in recent campaigns, with his rich resume including success at Royal Ascot with three Gold Cups, four Goodwood Cups, two Yorkshire Cups, and three Lonsdale Cups. With the seven-year-old’s biggest […]

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Turf Paradise Races To Go Ahead After Many Concerns
By September 10, 2021 Read More →

Turf Paradise Races To Go Ahead After Many Concerns

When it comes to horse racing within the state of Arizona, there is only one track that springs to mind and with more than 60 years of events taking place at the venue, Turf Paradise has certainly lived up to its name in the past. With a usual race calendar being held between each November […]

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The Amazing History of the Melbourne Cup
By September 8, 2021 Read More →

The Amazing History of the Melbourne Cup

If you ask any American horse racing fan, they will probably tell you that the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs is the world’s most famous, historic and important race. But if you ask an Australian, they would probably argue that the Melbourne Cup deserves that title. When it comes to history, the Melbourne Cup does […]

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