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Starlight Racing has older horses that can make impact

Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016
Starlight Racing likes to point horses toward the Kentucky Derby, but this year their best horses are two who have already run in the Derby and look like they could make an impact on the older division.
 
Ballston Spa's Matties is top handicapper

Ballston Spa's Matties is top handicapper

Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016
For a thoroughbred in North America, winning a race like the Kentucky Derby or Breeders’ Cup Classic would likely be the pinnacle of its career.
 
American Pharoah dominates Eclipse Award list

American Pharoah dominates Eclipse Award list

Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016
As expected, the names of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah and his connections were peppered throughout the list of Eclipse Award finalists announced on Wednesday.
 

Horse racing: Runhappy heads field in Grade I Malibu

Saturday, Dec. 26, 2015
A day after Christmas, Santa isn’t done handing out gifts to racing fans.
Santa Anita, that is.
 
NYRA anticipates $4M profit
SARATOGA SPRINGS

NYRA anticipates $4M profit

Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015
The New York Racing Association will finish 2015 with a $4 million profit, driven to a significant extent by a successful meet at Saratoga Race Course last summer.
 
Saratoga meet to open July 22; Travers Aug. 27

Saratoga meet to open July 22; Travers Aug. 27

Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015
NYRA released its 2016 thoroughbred dates this morning, highlighted by the 40-day Saratoga meet, which will begin July 22 and end Sept. 5.
 

Gaming commission fines Asmussen, proposes tougher rules

Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015
Trainer Steve Asmussen was cleared of the most serious allegations brought by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), but was fined $10,000 by the New York State Gaming Commission (NYSGC) for other practices that were filmed on hidden video at the 2013 Saratoga Race Course meet.
 
American Pharoah caps brilliant career with Classic victory
LEXINGTON, Ky.

American Pharoah caps brilliant career with Classic victory

Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015
Triple Crown champion American Pharoah took charge out of the gate, winning the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic by 61⁄2 lengths Saturday in his final race before retirement.
 
LEXINGTON, Ky.

American Pharoah wins Breeders' Cup Classic

Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015
Triple Crown champion American Pharoah won the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic by 6 1/2 lengths Saturday in his final race before retirement.
 

Don't count out Honor Code in Breeders' Cup Classic

Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015
If the outstanding mare Beholder hadn’t scratched, we’d be watching the greatest Breeders’ Cup Classic ever this afternoon.
 
 

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