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Mike Smith Positive for COVID-19; Will Miss Weekend Mounts Mike Smith Positive for COVID-19; Will Miss Weekend Mounts

Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith has tested positive for COVID-19, forcing him to bypass this weekend's stakes action at... [ Read More ]

Pricey Malibu Moon Filly a Smart Winner in Big A Debut Pricey Malibu Moon Filly a Smart Winner in Big A Debut

2nd-Aqueduct, $80,000, Msw, 12-4, 2yo, f, 6fT, 1:10.45, gd,1 length. MISS DRACARYS (f, 2, Malibu Moon--Ask Me When, by Speightstown),... [ Read More ]

All-Sources Handle Down for Abbreviated Woodbine Meet All-Sources Handle Down for Abbreviated Woodbine Meet

All-sources handle was down more than $50 million at $462,041,545.76 compared to $516,189,419.44 in 2019 for Woodbine's shortened 2020 Thoroughbred... [ Read More ]

No Racing At Golden Gate Fields Until Dec. 26 No Racing At Golden Gate Fields Until Dec. 26

For the "safety and well-being" of those living or working on site at Golden Gate Fields, the facility will continue... [ Read More ]

Charlatan Could Meet Nashville in Potential Runhappy Malibu Showdown Charlatan Could Meet Nashville in Potential Runhappy Malibu Showdown

The GI Runhappy Malibu S. on Santa Anita's opening day program could potentially feature a clash between two of the... [ Read More ]

Pegasus World Cup Series Returns for 2021 Pegasus World Cup Series Returns for 2021

The Pegasus World Cup Championship Invitational Series is returning to Gulfstream Park on Saturday, January 23, 2021. Launched in 2017... [ Read More ]

Asmussen Honored with KY Thoroughbred Owners’ Warner Jones Horseman of the Year Award Asmussen Honored with KY Thoroughbred Owners’ Warner Jones Horseman of the Year Award

Steve Asmussen--who this year became Churchill Downs' all-time win leader and only the second trainer to achieve 9,000 career victories--is... [ Read More ]

D J Stable, Green Group’s Len Green Talks Making the Horse Business Profitable On Writers’ Room D J Stable, Green Group’s Len Green Talks Making the Horse Business Profitable On Writers’ Room

It's no secret that the horse business is a tough one if your primary goal is to make money. But... [ Read More ]

24 Stakes on Tap at Laurel Winter Meet 24 Stakes on Tap at Laurel Winter Meet

Laurel Park's winter meet will feature 24 stakes worth $2.65 million. The highlight of the schedule is the $250,000 GII... [ Read More ]

Shocker–Gulfstream Races Go Off at Post Time Shocker–Gulfstream Races Go Off at Post Time

After years of dragging its races out and running as many as seven or eight minutes after the listed post... [ Read More ]

Eclipse Awards Ceremony to be Virtual in 2021 Eclipse Awards Ceremony to be Virtual in 2021

The Eclipse Awards Ceremony honoring champions of 2020 will be held Jan. 28 as a virtual event with portions hosted... [ Read More ]

No Lasix in Maryland’s Graded Stakes Starting in 2021 No Lasix in Maryland’s Graded Stakes Starting in 2021

The Maryland Racing Commission (MRC) voted unanimously  Wednesday to expand a race-day Lasix ban that began this year with 2-year-olds... [ Read More ]