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Indiana Derby confirms horse racing is alive and well in Indiana – WISH-TV |  Indianapolis News |  Indiana Weather

Indiana Derby confirms horse racing is alive and well in Indiana – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather

From the drug scandal involving trainer Bob Baffert and the death of his disqualified Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit to the federal indictments of trainers Jason Servis and Jorge Navarro, horse racing has had no small number of bad headlines of late. On July 9th, though, a large stentorian crowd descended on Horseshoe Indianapolis for …

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Isolate’s Tale of the Cat Score is Win 4,000 for Amoss

Isolate’s Tale of the Cat Score is Win 4,000 for Amoss

Trainer Tom Amoss secured his 4,000th win when Reeves Thoroughbred Racing’s Isolate led gate to wire Aug. 10 in the $135,000 Tale of the Cat Stakes, a seven-furlong sprint for older horses at Saratoga Race Course. An emotional Amoss said his immediate thoughts following the six-length score were of his family and their years of …

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Regal Glory Prepares To Take On Male Rivals In Fourstardave – Horse Racing News

Regal Glory Prepares To Take On Male Rivals In Fourstardave – Horse Racing News

town NYRA Press Office|08.10.2022|5:08 p.m Regal Glory takes the Just a Game at Belmont After beating some of the best in her division in three starts this year, Peter Brant’s Regal Glory will face males for the first time in Saturday’s Grade 1, $500,000 Fourstardave over the inner turf at Saratoga Race Course. The one-mile …

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Background, owned by longtime voice of Huskies Bob Rondeau, looks to repeat in Longacres Mile

Background, owned by longtime voice of Huskies Bob Rondeau, looks to repeat in Longacres Mile

AUBURN — Bob Rondeau, who for decades was the radio voice of the Washington Huskies, was “thrilled beyond belief” when Background, the horse he owns with wife, Molly, won last year’s Longacres Mile. Rondeau is hoping Background will provide another thrill when he defends his title Sunday in the 87th running of the $150,000 Longacres …

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HISA: First Claim Voided Due To Medication Positive Met With Confusion, Resistance – Horse Racing News

HISA: First Claim Voided Due To Medication Positive Met With Confusion, Resistance – Horse Racing News

Thanks to the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority’s institution of a nationwide Voided Claim rule, a pair of Thoroughbreds have been returned to their original owners after testing positive for a prohibited substance. Rule 2262 of the HISA Racetrack Safety Rules states that claimed horses will go to the test barn. Claims will be voided …

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NEWS: Texas Racing Commission touts massive rules re-write

NEWS: Texas Racing Commission touts massive rules re-write

NEWS—The Texas Racing Commission (TXRC) convened in Austin their Rules Committee Meeting on Wednesday pertaining to what they consider as a “kick-off.” The intent was to tout the beginning of a process; namely, revising all aspects of the Texas Racing Act with the broad participation of industry and stakeholders in the state. The TXRC expects …

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Queen’s Plate Breeder Profile: Duke of Love

Queen’s Plate Breeder Profile: Duke of Love

TORONTO– In horse racing the term ‘connections’ refers to the trainer, owner, jockey, and anyone connected to a horse. For the breeding partnership behind Queen’s Plate runner Duke of Love, connections through Sam-Son Farm, brought the group together. David Whitford is the former General Manager of Sam-Son Farm, and Tom Zwiesler is Sam-Son’s current Racing …

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