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WILD RIDE ON THE KENTUCKY DERBY TRAIL War of Will bobbles in La.; Canadian-owned ‘Fate’ finishes strong 2nd in N.M. Four weeks from this Saturday and the current top 3-year-olds in America will compete for the most famous race of…

NOW

RACING AND THE WINDS OF CHANGE Ban of race day medication expected to be announced by AGCO Haven’t we had this discussion before? A quick Google search of ‘banning race day medications’ in horse racing will yield a plethora of…

TURNING

34 DAYS TO WOODBINE’S OPENER Fresh coats of paint in the barns, new wall boxes and tack boxes and that bubbling-over feeling of bringing your beautiful horses back to the track after a winter vacation. Woodbine is starting to get…

PAT

KENTUCKY DERBY REBELS Long Range Toddy and Omaha Beach upset heavily favoured Bob Baffert trainees Oaklawn Park’s management stepped up and split the Rebel Stakes yesterday after Santa Anita had to cancel its San Felipe Stakes last weekend. The result…

STAND

MONUMENTAL MOVE: THE STRONACH GROUP BANS RACE-DAY MEDICATION Santa Anita and Golden Gate implement Lasix ban In a bombshell announcement, Belinda Stronach, chairman and president The Stronach Group, laid out new protocols in a quest for the betterment of racing…

MIDWEEK

  MARCH OCALA 2-YEAR-OLD IN TRAINING SALE Manfred and Penny Conrad of Waterloo, ON, paid $200,000 through agent Team Casse for a Canadian-bred filly by Munnings – Amiable Grace, by Alphabet Soup bred by the late Bill Graham. The filly…

DAYLIGHT

KENTUCKY DERBY TRAIL New Shooters Scoop Points Of the 3 major stakes races on Saturday that are considered stepping stones to the Kentucky Derby, it is not certain if any of the winners have Derby faves Game Winner et al…

SATURDAY UPDATES

DUBAI SUPER SATURDAY THIS MORNING- 7 a.m.   Click on the super HPI racing station on your TV or HPIBet on your tablet, computer or phone beginning at 7 a.m. this morning to watch Super Saturday at Meydan. This is…

SPRING FORWARD

WONDER GADOT IS BACK!   Watch Wonder woman at Oaklawn!   WONDER GADOT, Anderson Farms-bred champion, is getting back into action today at Oaklawn – JULIE WRIGHT PHOTOedited press release A big weekend for trainer Mark Casse begins today, Friday,…

ONLINE

Mighty MELMICH flies for 2nd in Grade 2 McDiarmida Helena is the ‘One‘ On the Canadian front this past weekend, HOLY HELENA (Ghostzapper) got back into winning form with a win in the Grade 3 The Very One, a race she won…

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