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SATURDAY INFORMATION SESSION ON RACE-DAY MEDICATION BAN IN ONTARIO The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is holding an information session regarding the upcoming race-day medication ban, this weekend at Woodbine. Since AGCO released Thoroughbred Directive No. 1: Standards, the Horsemen’s…


  MICKEY WALLS, JOSIE CARROLL, BORY MARGOLUS AND LEXIE LOU AMONG CHRHF INDUCTEES The Class of 2019 to be inducted August 7 at Mississauga Convention Centre   Mickey Walls – riding sensation                  …


KEENELAND 2-YEAR-OLD SALE TUESDAY                 Keeneland hosted a large crowd of potential buyers for Monday’s Preview Show held in advance of today’s April Two-Year-Olds in Training and Horses of Racing Age Sale. The…


 WOODBINE NEWS: UNBEATEN FILLIES FOR STAR SHOOT Grade 3 Whimsical matches Silent Sonet and Shakopee Town The Woodbine season begins Saturday April 20, day one of 133 dates and two days after the Sovereign Awards ceremony honouring the 2018 champions….


  TACITUS charges to to top of Derby Points List Vekoma, Roadster win in NY and CA Tacitus – 97 Beyer Speed Figure Roadster – 97 Vekopma = 94   A week ago, JUDDMONTE FARMS and trainer BILL MOTT watched…


TIME FOR FLATTER TO GET AT ‘ER Queen’s Plate favourite scheduled to race today (Friday) in Kentucky Ivan Dalos’ homebred 3-year-old colt AVIE’S FLATTER, currently a strong Queen’s Plate favourite, makes his 2019 debut today in the Grade 3 Transylvania…


MAXIMUM EXCITEMENT Offered for $16K claiming first time out Maximum Security is KY Derby-bound Taking advantage of a scenario where no other horse wanted to set the pace, Gary and Mary West’s homebred MAXIMUM SECURITY led all the way to…


                            Good morning racing fans! Dubai is sent to get underway with its $35 million Dubai World Cup card. On this side of the world, there is…


 CALIFORNIA HORSE RACING BOARD MEETING “Horse racing is an insular society and far too many people were completely oblivious to the gravity of the situation. It’s not 1935 anymore. People love animals and don’t want to see them be abused….


  BIG RACING, BIG DECISIONS Tune in Thursday around 1 p.m. to listen to CHRB meeting   Don’t plan to stray from the TV or computer screen Saturday as it is one of the biggest and most important weekends in…

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