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World watched on with Irish dominance again in the Grand National
By April 22, 2021 Read More →

World watched on with Irish dominance again in the Grand National

The Grand national continues to be one of the most watched sporting events around the world and certainly for horse racing. This year was no different and it was also the first time it took place within the last two years, following the cancellation in 2020, due to the pandemic. Grand national betting offers are […]

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Can Baffert Etch His Place in Kentucky Derby History?

Can Baffert Etch His Place in Kentucky Derby History?

The Kentucky Derby is one of the most eagerly anticipated racing events of the year across the globe and the 2021 edition of the contest promises to be a thriller between two outstanding competitors. Trainer Bob Baffert is aiming to etch his place in the history of the Kentucky Derby by becoming the most successful […]

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Cheltenham Festival Extravaganza
By March 10, 2021 Read More →

Cheltenham Festival Extravaganza

Beginning on Tuesday 16th of March, this is a highlight of the racing calendar. It’s an extravaganza and true test of the agility and strength of the competing horses. It takes place over 4 days and finishes on Friday, March 19, with the Cheltenham Gold Cup. However, the bad news is that this year, spectators […]

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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, […]

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Tips for Betting and Watching Races Online
By December 3, 2020 Read More →

Tips for Betting and Watching Races Online

Years ago, the only way to bet on horse racing was to actually be there at the track. That system worked well for over a century, but as society become more mobile (and busier) things started to change. First with off-track betting, then full card simulcasting, then phone betting and eventually where we are at […]

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What Makes A Good Racehorse?
By November 20, 2020 Read More →

What Makes A Good Racehorse?

Many punters and horse race watchers take pride in their ability to pick out a winning racehorse just by looking at how it behaves during the prerace parade. For the unaware, this predictive act might appear like magic and is sure to impress, but the truth is, if you know what you’re looking for, it’s […]

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The Melbourne Cup
By October 30, 2020 Read More →

The Melbourne Cup

The Melbourne Cup is arguably Australia’s most important horse racing event, and of course emanating from that is the rich history developed since the first ever race took place, in 1861. The Melbourne Cup field is exclusively composed of thoroughbred racehorses, with only those with the finest ancestral lineage able to compete. This years’ Cup […]

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Cheltenham Racecourse loses its long-running sponsor
By October 20, 2020 Read More →

Cheltenham Racecourse loses its long-running sponsor

Days before the opening of horse racing, Cheltenham Racecourse loses its backing as its longest-running sponsor put an end to their sponsorship. This could be said to come as a blow to the organization as the Horse racing is set to resume to the Cheltenham Racecourse on 23rd of October, which has been set to […]

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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 […]

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, […]

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3 Underrated Horse Racing Events You Should Know About

3 Underrated Horse Racing Events You Should Know About

The Kentucky Derby, Melbourne Cup, Dubai Cup, Grand National, and the Royal Ascot are names that every sports fan knows about, even if they do not follow horse racing. These are iconic races that are widely covered around the world, and attract thousands of people who come to watch the very best of horses and […]

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Royal Ascot Is Nearly Here – What To Expect

Royal Ascot Is Nearly Here – What To Expect

The first big return to UK racing is nearly upon us as Royal Ascot is set to take place between June 16th to June 20th. As many may already know, the event will be taking place without any fans in attendance as mandated by the UK government permit to allow sporting events to take place […]

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American Racehorse to Pause Publication of Print Magazine Due to COVID-19

American Racehorse to Pause Publication of Print Magazine Due to COVID-19

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, American Racehorse is pausing the publication of its print magazine. We hope to resume printing in the near future and look forward to reporting on the return of racing in the region. In the meantime, we will continue to provide coverage on our website and social media. Our next […]

Maximum Security Makes Amends in Saudi Cup

Maximum Security Makes Amends in Saudi Cup

Maximum Security will forever be remembered as the first horse to be disqualified for interference after crossing the finish line first in the Kentucky Derby. But now he’ll also be remember as the first horse ever to win the Saudi Cup at King Abdulaziz Racecourse, which offered a $20 million purse as the richest horse […]

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Easy Tips for Betting on Horse Racing
By February 3, 2020 Read More →

Easy Tips for Betting on Horse Racing

There is no getting around the fact that betting on horse racing can be a challenging endeavor. For new fans of the sport, there are myriad terms to learn and the past performances can look like Egyptian hieroglyphics. Even for experienced horse players, there are so many factors to consider from the track condition and […]

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Betting on the Right Horse
By January 27, 2020 Read More →

Betting on the Right Horse

Betting on horse racing is something that many people love to do all over the world. The sport itself has long been associated with gambling, and whether you are trackside or sat at home with your mobile device, you will be able to get a bet on many different races from all over the world. […]

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Looking back at the 1989 Triple Crown
By January 14, 2020 Read More →

Looking back at the 1989 Triple Crown

With two recent Triple Crown winners with American Pharoah and Justify, it’s easy to forget how rare an accomplishment this feat really is. Before American Pharoah won the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore and the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park in New York, it […]

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Vino Rosso and Bricks and Mortar star at Breeders’ Cup
By December 16, 2019 Read More →

Vino Rosso and Bricks and Mortar star at Breeders’ Cup

The 2019 Breeders’ Cup was a memorable event at Santa Anita Park, as the home side dominated across the two days in California. The European horses could only produce one winner over the two days, which gives an indication of just how impressive the US horses performed. Two horses that really stood out with their […]

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2020 American Racehorse Stallion Register Now Online
By December 4, 2019 Read More →

2020 American Racehorse Stallion Register Now Online

The 2020 American Racehorse Stallion Register is now online and will be mailing soon. This year’s edition features more than 60 stallions from around the Midwest and Southwest region. To view the online edition, click here. If you are not an American Racehorse subscriber and not a member of one of the state breeder associations […]

Fall 2019 Issue of American Racehorse Now Online
By November 23, 2019 Read More →

Fall 2019 Issue of American Racehorse Now Online

The Fall 2019 issue of American Racehorse magazine is now available online by clicking here. This issue includes articles about one of horse racing’s biggest fans, the incredible Secretariat statue in Lexington, the near Triple Crown of Majestic Prince and how to train problem horses.  The issue also includes racing and breeding news from Texas, Oklahoma, […]