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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 […]

Posted in: GEORGIA
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 […]

Posted in: COLORADO
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 […]

Posted in: INDIANA
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 […]

Posted in: IOWA
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 […]

Posted in: SO. CAROLINA
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 […]

Posted in: ARKANSAS
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, […]

Posted in: ALABAMA
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 […]

Posted in: ARKANSAS
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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Cowboy Culture to Stand at Midwest Equine Clinic in Indiana
By January 5, 2021 Read More →

Cowboy Culture to Stand at Midwest Equine Clinic in Indiana

Quality Road’s graded stakes-winning son  Cowboy Culture enters stud in 2021 at Dr. Roger Beam’s Midwest Equine Clinic in Trafalgar, Indiana. Undefeated in his first three starts for Repole Stable, Cowboy Culture won the historic Arlington Classic-G3 by a widening 5 3/4 lengths. He also was a runaway winner of the $200,000 Centaur Stakes at […]

Posted in: INDIANA
New Year Thoroughbreds
By January 4, 2021 Read More →

New Year Thoroughbreds

By Michael Fenrich Every January 1 Thoroughbreds celebrate a birthday. Horses are foaled or born on different dates, but to recognize their racing age they turn a year older on January 1. The two-year-olds turn three, as they train and run toward the Kentucky Derby. Last year in 2020, the Triple Crown was reorganized and […]

Posted in: INDIANA
Welder Adds to His Legacy with a Third Straight Horse of the Meeting Award at Remington Park
By December 23, 2020 Read More →

Welder Adds to His Legacy with a Third Straight Horse of the Meeting Award at Remington Park

It basically came down to a victory by a neck in his first ever stakes on the grass – the $70,000 Remington Park Turf Sprint – but that win among four victories boosted Welder to his unprecedented third Horse of the Meeting Championship. Welder also won the $130,000 Oklahoma Classics Sprint, the $70,000 Silver Goblin Stakes […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA
Heartwood, Multiple Graded Stakes Performer By Tapit, To Enter Stud In California
By December 22, 2020 Read More →

Heartwood, Multiple Graded Stakes Performer By Tapit, To Enter Stud In California

Heartwood, a multiple graded stakes-placed multiple stakes winner by leading sire Tapit, will initiate his stallion career at Rancho San Miguel in California at the conclusion of his racing career in early 2021. The $486,891-earner will stand for a fee of $2,500, live foal guarantee. The 6-year-old horse, who races for the partnership of Stuart […]

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Multiple Graded Stakes Winner Blended Citizen to Stand in Oklahoma
By December 20, 2020 Read More →

Multiple Graded Stakes Winner Blended Citizen to Stand in Oklahoma

Blended Citizen, a three-time graded stakes winner, has been purchased by DMW Racing Stables and will enter stud in Oklahoma for the 2021 breeding season. Mike Recio brokered the transaction on the 5-year-old son of Proud Citizen on behalf of owners Sayjay Racing, LLC, Greg Hall, and Brooke Hubbard. At two, Blended Citizen broke his […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA
Oklahoma-bred Welder Ties All-Time Mark for Most Wins at Remington Park
By December 20, 2020 Read More →

Oklahoma-bred Welder Ties All-Time Mark for Most Wins at Remington Park

Oklahoma’s millionaire hero of a horse, Welder, tied the all-time mark for most wins at Remington Park on Saturday night, winning for the 15th time in his career here. Welder equaled the all-time mark in winning the $38,675 open-company allowance feature, titled the Guthrie Sprint. The race came up strong for open stakes-caliber horses as the 7-year-old […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA