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Runhappy after winning the King's Bishop at Saratoga on Aug. 29, 2015.

Breeders’ Cup Sprint Probables Deep With Speed, Talent

This year’s Breeders’ Cup Sprint (GI) picture has been somewhat overshadowed by the goings-on in the other divisions, from Songbird in the 3-year-old fillies division, California Chrome becoming North America’s richest runner of all time, Nyquist and Exaggerator trading punches along the Triple Crown trail and the late-emerging Arrogate making people take notice. But, as […]

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Race Report Cards for Sept. 23-25

US Racing members can get get their Race Report Cards for Sept. 23-25 by clicking on the applicable links below. I’m also making my Win Factor Report and Pace Profile Report for Saturday’s big stakes races at Parx Racing available. Friday (9/23) Arlington Park (AP) Belmont Park (BEL) Churchill Downs (CD) Saturday (9/24) Arlington Park (AP) Belmont Park (BEL) […]

Nyquist after winning the 2016 Kentucky Derby.

Kentucky Derby Rematch in Pennsylvania Derby

The top three finishers from this year’s Kentucky Derby (GI) — Nyquist, Exaggerator and Gun Runner — all meet up for the last time as sophomores in the last major dirt derby of the year in Saturday’s $1.25 million Pennsylvania Derby (GI) at Parx. In fact, Nyquist and Exaggerator will meet for the seventh time […]

Nyquist, Exaggerator among 12 entered in Pennsylvania Derby

With the 3-year-old male division extremely tight at the top, a pivotal matchup will take place at Parx Racing on Saturday when Nyquist and Exaggerator meet in the $1.25 million Pennsylvania Derby. The card also will showcase the undefeated champion Songbird in the Grade 1, $1 million Cotillion.

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Exactly How Good is Tepin?

Tepin will make her long-awaited return to the track today in the Grade I Woodbine Mile.  Often referred to as one of the top races in Canada, the Woodbine Mile is an important stepping stone race towards the Breeders’ Cup Mile.  In fact, nine winners of the Woodbine Mile have come back and finished either […]

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Canadian Stakes Offers Winner a Spot in Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf

The other Breeders’ Cup “Win and You’re In” race on the Woodbine Card Saturday is the $300,000 Canadian Stakes (GIIT), a nine-furlong event that drew an international cast of seven looking for a spot in the gate for the Nov. 5 Breeders’ Cup Filly & Mare Turf (GIT). The early favorite for the race, which […]

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Woodbine Mile Headlines Big Day for Canada

Big props to the racing office team at Woodbine, led by racing secretary Stuart Slagle, for Saturday’s awesome 12-race Woodbine Mile (GIT) Day card, which includes four graded stakes and a supporting cast of races that offers something for everybody. The weather forecast shows a 70 percent chance of rain showers and thunderstorms throughout the […]

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