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The Best Places to Watch Horse Racing
By November 12, 2021 Read More →

The Best Places to Watch Horse Racing

The past couple of years have opened the doors for many new fans to get into horse racing, and it continues to be one of the biggest and most viewed sports around the world with developing markets in different countries – this also means that there are an increasing number of ways to watch races […]

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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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M G Warrior Retired to Stand at Charter Oak Farm in Arkansas
By March 24, 2021 Read More →

M G Warrior Retired to Stand at Charter Oak Farm in Arkansas

M G Warrior, a five-time winner and earner of nearly $300,000, has been retired from racing to stand his first season at stud at Charter Oak Farm LLC in Hot Springs, Arkansas. He will stand as property of Chrysalis Stables LLC for an introductory fee of $750 for the 2021 breeding season. Trained by Eclipse […]

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Aidan Green Enjoys First Career Training Win
By February 12, 2021 Read More →

Aidan Green Enjoys First Career Training Win

Aidan Green was holding her 4-month-old and pushing a stroller through the grandstand early Thursday afternoon at Oaklawn. Less than an hour later, Green was strolling into the Larry Snyder Winner’s Circle following her first career training victory recognized by Equibase, racing’s official data gathering organization. Green achieved her personal milestone with Kristo ($18.20), who […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Arkansas Stallion Street Strategy Gets First Winner at Remington Park
By December 8, 2020 Read More →

Arkansas Stallion Street Strategy Gets First Winner at Remington Park

Street Strategy was represented by his first winner on December 7 when his 2-year-old gelded son Aspen Club won a maiden special weight race at first asking at Remington Park. Bred, owned and trained by Randy Morse, who also trained Street Strategy for owner Randy Patterson, Aspen Club won the 6 ½-furlong race by 2 […]

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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 […]

Best Horse Races in the US
By August 28, 2020 Read More →

Best Horse Races in the US

Horse racing is hosted across the globe, and the U.S. is home to some of the prevalent horse racing events in the world. Some large events take place throughout the world of horse racing, and the US is no stranger to these gargantuan gatherings. There’s a lot to talk about regarding the best horse racing […]

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What are the Current Gambling Regulations in Australia?
By August 26, 2020 Read More →

What are the Current Gambling Regulations in Australia?

Gambling in Australia is under the State’s jurisdiction and the Commonwealth doesn’t interfere with regulations. The equation changed recently with the introduction of online casinos and wagering sites. Thus, prompting the Federal Government to form legislation preventing Australian gambling websites from indulging Aussies. Online gambling, however, isn’t entirely illegal! The industry operates out of a […]

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Royal Ascot given the green light

Royal Ascot given the green light

The coronavirus has meant that normal life has ground to a halt and event after event has been cancelled. It has resulted in a near world-wide lockdown but improvements have been made and it appears that we are now moving back to normality. The Cheltenham festival took place back in March but since then all […]

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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 […]

Updates Regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic
By March 16, 2020 Read More →

Updates Regarding the COVID-19 Pandemic

Following are updates from tracks around the country regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and how it is affecting racing. For the most current information, please visit the specific track’s website or social media feed. TTA Cancels Roses to Ribbons Event, Postpones Awards Banquet, 2-Year-Old Sale Still Scheduled The Texas Thoroughbred Association is announcing changes to some […]

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Apprentice Chel-C Bailey Scores First Career Victory at Oaklawn

Apprentice Chel-C Bailey Scores First Career Victory at Oaklawn

Chel-c Bailey is a winner on the mat, the octagon and now the track after the apprentice jockey recorded her first career victory aboard Burtnjoe in Friday’s first race at Oaklawn, a sprint for older $10,000 Arkansas-bred claimers. Burtnjoe was the 24th career mount for Bailey, a self-described “20-something” who launched her riding career last fall […]

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Full Time Imbriale
By February 5, 2020 Read More →

Full Time Imbriale

By Michael Fenrich Larry Collmus, the track announcer for New York Racing Association (NYRA), will not be back. In his several years at NYRA, Collmus made history calling two Triple Crown winning races, American Pharoah and Justify. To replace Collmus NYRA has stayed in house and made John Imbriale the full time track announcer. Imbriale […]

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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, […]

2020 American Racehorse Stallion Register Information
By September 13, 2019 Read More →

2020 American Racehorse Stallion Register Information

The 2020 American Racehorse Stallion Register, to be published in December 2019, is the only resource for breeders that covers the Southwest, Midwest and Midsouth regions. The Stallion Register will go to EVERY member of the state breeder associations in Texas, Oklahoma, Indiana, Ohio, Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan, Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina and South […]

Sports Wagering Debuts at Oaklawn

Sports Wagering Debuts at Oaklawn

Oaklawn has become the first in Arkansas to offer sports wagering with the opening Monday of its newly remodeled Race & Sports Book in the north end of the casino. The Race & Sports Book offers teller wagering as well as fast, user-friendly kiosks and is open seven days a week. Fans can now place […]

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Copies of Issue Featuring Ruffian and Santa Fe Downs Available for Purchase

Copies of Issue Featuring Ruffian and Santa Fe Downs Available for Purchase

A limited number of copies of the Spring 2019 issue of American Racehorse, featuring articles on Ruffian and Santa Fe Downs, are available for $10, shipping included (US only). Additional copies are $5 each. To order, use the PayPal button below. Choose Quantity 1 copy $10.00 USD2 copies $15.00 USD3 copies $20.00 USD