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ESPN
Azar runs to With Anticipation Stakes winAlto Racing's Azar won for the first time Sept. 2, taking the $200,000 With Ant
Azar runs to With Anticipation Stakes win
ESPN / Posted 4 hours ago
Alto Racing's Azar won for the first time Sept. 2, taking the $200,000 With Anticipation Stakes at Saratoga Race Course. Off at odds of 11-1 in the field of five juveniles for the 1-1/16-mile turf test, the Scat Daddy colt ran down pacesetting 15-1... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Horse racing roundup: Flintshire tastes victory - More SportsFlintshire, in his first start in the U.S. this year, swept into the lead aroun
Horse racing roundup: Flintshire tastes victory - More Sports
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
Flintshire, in his first start in the U.S. this year, swept into the lead around the turn and won the $1 million Sword Dancer at Saratoga Springs, N.Y., by 2 1/2 lengths over Red Rifle on Saturday. The victory earned Flintshire a spot in the BC Turf... Read more
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ESPN
2015 Ballerina Stakes recapAfter knocking on the door of Grade 1 company last year, Unbridled Forever fina
2015 Ballerina Stakes recap
ESPN / Posted 4 days ago
After knocking on the door of Grade 1 company last year, Unbridled Forever finally broke through when making her second start of the season Aug. 29 in the $500,000 Ballerina Stakes at Saratoga Race Course. The 4-year-old daughter of Unbridled's Song... Read more
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ESPN
Belmont Winner Palace Malice RetiredPalace Malice, a six-time graded stakes winner and the 2013 Belmont Stakes vict
Belmont Winner Palace Malice Retired
ESPN / Posted 6 days ago
Palace Malice, a six-time graded stakes winner and the 2013 Belmont Stakes victor, has been retired, according to an announcement from Three Chimneys Farm and Cot Campbell. He will stand stud at Three Chimneys near Midway, Ky. After upsetting the... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
American Pharoah Is 1-5 Favorite For TraversSARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) – And now, it’s on to the Spa for the Triple Crown
American Pharoah Is 1-5 Favorite For Travers
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) – And now, it’s on to the Spa for the Triple Crown winner. With post-position formalities out of the way, American Pharoah will be led onto a plane Wednesday morning for the cross-country trip to Saratoga Race Course and... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Travers Stakes: Pharoah overwhelming pickSARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. >> And now, it's on to the Spa for the Triple Crow
Travers Stakes: Pharoah overwhelming pick
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. >> And now, it's on to the Spa for the Triple Crown winner. With post-position formalities out of the way, American Pharoah will be led onto a plane this morning for the cross-country trip to Saratoga Race Course and... Read more
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ESPN
Triple Crown winner American Pharoah 1-5 favorite in 10-horse field for TraversSARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- And now, it's on to the Spa for the Triple Crown winn
Triple Crown winner American Pharoah 1-5 favorite in 10-horse field for Travers
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- And now, it's on to the Spa for the Triple Crown winner. With post-position formalities out of the way, American Pharoah will be led onto a plane Wednesday morning for the cross-country trip to Saratoga Race Course and... Read more
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ESPN
Jess's Dream gets win in debut with strong moveStonestreet Stables' Jess's Dream, the first foal out of 2009 Horse of the Year
Jess's Dream gets win in debut with strong move
ESPN / Posted 8 days ago
Stonestreet Stables' Jess's Dream, the first foal out of 2009 Horse of the Year Rachel Alexandra, won his highly anticipated career debut in dramatic fashion Aug. 24 at Saratoga Race Course, making an eye-catching move from last for a one-length... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
American Pharoah draws No. 2 post for TraversSARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — And now, it’s on to the Spa for the Triple Crown winne
American Pharoah draws No. 2 post for Travers
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 8 days ago
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — And now, it’s on to the Spa for the Triple Crown winner. With post-position formalities out of the way, American Pharoah will be led onto a plane Wednesday morning for the cross-country trip to Saratoga Race Course and... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
American Pharoah 1-5 favorite in 10-horse field for TraversSARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) � And now, it's on to the Spa for the Triple Crown
American Pharoah 1-5 favorite in 10-horse field for Travers
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) � And now, it's on to the Spa for the Triple Crown winner. With post-position formalities out of the way, American Pharoah will be led onto a plane Wednesday morning for the cross-country trip to Saratoga Race Course and... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
American Pharoah 1-5 favorite in 10-horse field for TraversAnd now, it's on to the Spa for the Triple Crown winner. With post-position fo
American Pharoah 1-5 favorite in 10-horse field for Travers
Dayton Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
And now, it's on to the Spa for the Triple Crown winner. With post-position formalities out of the way, American Pharoah will be led onto a plane Wednesday morning for the cross-country trip to Saratoga Race Course and Saturday's Travers... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
American Pharoah installed as 1-5 favorite for TraversSARATOGA SPRINGS >> Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is the overwhelming 1-
American Pharoah installed as 1-5 favorite for Travers
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 8 days ago
SARATOGA SPRINGS >> Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is the overwhelming 1-5 favorite in a 10-horse field for Saturday’s Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course. American Pharoah will start from the No. 2 gate in an attempt to become only the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
American Pharoah 1-5 favorite in 10-horse field for TraversTriple Crown winner American Pharoah is the overwhelming 1-5 favorite in a 10-h
American Pharoah 1-5 favorite in 10-horse field for Travers
Dayton Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is the overwhelming 1-5 favorite in a 10-horse field for Saturday's Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course. American Pharoah will start from the No. 2 gate in an attempt to become only the second Triple Crown... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Horse racing: Embellish the Lace takes Alabama Stakes - More SportsSARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Embellish the Lace led every step of the way to win th
Horse racing: Embellish the Lace takes Alabama Stakes - More Sports
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. — Embellish the Lace led every step of the way to win the 135th running of the Grade 1 $600,000 Alabama Stakes by 1 1/4 lengths Saturday at Saratoga Race Course. Trained by Tony Dutrow and ridden by Javier Castellano,... Read more
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The Gleaner
Albarado boots home three more winners at Ellis ParkRobby Albarado, who has ridden more than 3,000 winners in his career, added thr
Albarado boots home three more winners at Ellis Park
The Gleaner / Posted 11 days ago
Robby Albarado, who has ridden more than 3,000 winners in his career, added three more victories to his resume on Saturday during a four-race span at Ellis Park. Albarado started his latest surge aboard Sierra Olivia in the sixth race, a 5 1/2... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Embellish the Lace wins Alabama StakesSARATOGA SPRINGS >> Embellish the Lace led every step of the way to win the 135
Embellish the Lace wins Alabama Stakes
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 11 days ago
SARATOGA SPRINGS >> Embellish the Lace led every step of the way to win the 135th running of the Grade 1 $600,000 Alabama Stakes by 1 1/4 lengths Saturday at Saratoga Race Course. Trained by Tony Dutrow and ridden by Javier Castellano, Embellish the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Jockey John Velazquez gets win No. 800 at Saratogagallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6459703|article-gallery-6459703|0 gall
Jockey John Velazquez gets win No. 800 at Saratoga
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
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Bleacher Report
Stars Come out in Force for Whitney at SaratogaThere is no shortage of star power lined up for Saturday’s Grade 1 $1.25 millio
Stars Come out in Force for Whitney at Saratoga
Bleacher Report / Posted 26 days ago
There is no shortage of star power lined up for Saturday’s Grade 1 $1.25 million Whitney at Saratoga, with a berth to the Grade 1 $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic and a huge payday awaiting the winner. A field of 10 was entered into the historic... Read more
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Sporting Life
Awesome Acapulco set for York'Awesome' Acapulco set for York Wesley Ward reports Acapulco to be in "awesome
Awesome Acapulco set for York
Sporting Life / Posted a month ago
'Awesome' Acapulco set for York Wesley Ward reports Acapulco to be in "awesome" form ahead of her tilt at the Coolmore Nunthorpe at York later this month. Nunthorpe Stakes. Click here to bet.Acapulco is firmly on course for the Nunthorpe... Read more
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ESPN
Stopchargingmaria outruns champion Untapable in ShuveeThe $200,000 Shuvee Handicap Aug. 2 was a two-horse race from the get-go betwee
Stopchargingmaria outruns champion Untapable in Shuvee
ESPN / Posted a month ago
The $200,000 Shuvee Handicap Aug. 2 was a two-horse race from the get-go between champion Untapable and multiple Grade 1 winner Stopchargingmaria, with the latter edging clear in the final sixteenth to win at Saratoga Race Course. The pair vied for... Read more
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ESPN
Rock Fall stops The Big Beast in VanderbiltRock Fall continued his dazzling win streak and stepped up to the top level wit
Rock Fall stops The Big Beast in Vanderbilt
ESPN / Posted a month ago
Rock Fall continued his dazzling win streak and stepped up to the top level with a game performance in the $350,000 Alfred G. Vanderbilt Handicap Aug. 1 at Saratoga Race Course, edging grade I winner The Big Beast in a photo at the line. The... Read more
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ESPN
Rachel's Valentina wins in debut at SaratogaIt took Rachel's Valentina a moment to figure out what this racing thing is all
Rachel's Valentina wins in debut at Saratoga
ESPN / Posted a month ago
It took Rachel's Valentina a moment to figure out what this racing thing is all about, but once the 2-year-old filly found her stride, there was no stopping her en route to a sparkling debut victory Aug. 2 in an $83,000 maiden special weight at... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
SARATOGA RACE COURSE: Untapable seeks Shuvee Handicap victoryEclipse Award champion Untapable heads an interesting cast of six older females
SARATOGA RACE COURSE: Untapable seeks Shuvee Handicap victory
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 1 months ago
Eclipse Award champion Untapable heads an interesting cast of six older females in the Shuvee Handicap at Saratoga Race Course on Sunday. The Grade 3 event is worth $200,000 at 1 1/8 miles on the main track. Owned by Ron Winchell and trained by... Read more
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ESPN
Rock Fall eyes Grade 1 win in VanderbiltStonestreet Stables' Rock Fall will face the Grade 1 question for the first tim
Rock Fall eyes Grade 1 win in Vanderbilt
ESPN / Posted 1 months ago
Stonestreet Stables' Rock Fall will face the Grade 1 question for the first time Aug. 1 at Saratoga Race Course, when the streaking Todd Pletcher trainee takes on a field of six other accomplished runners in the $300,000 Alfred G. Vanderbilt... Read more

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