Horse Racing

Penny Chenery, owner of Triple Crown champ Secretariat, dies

Sep 17, 2017

Penny Chenery, who bred and raced 1973 Triple Crown winner Secretariat as well as realizing her ailing father's dream to win the Kentucky Derby in 1972 with Riva Ridge, has died

Capri sees off Crystal Ocean to give O'Brien 5th St Leger

Sep 16, 2017

Ryan Moore has ridden Capri to victory in the St Leger at Doncaster for trainer Aidan O'Brien to win the final British classic of the flat-racing season for a fifth time

Saratoga season ends with record-breaking total handle

Sep 5, 2017

The Saratoga thoroughbred racing season has ended with a record-breaking amount wagered over the 40-day meet at the historic upstate New York track

Europe getting chance to have Kentucky Derby entry

Aug 31, 2017

Churchill Downs is giving Europe a chance to have a potential entry in the Kentucky Derby next year as well as adding a prep race in the Midwest as part of its points series that decides the 20-horse field

West Coast invades East to win Travers for Baffert

Aug 27, 2017

West Coast invaded the East to win the $1.25 million Travers at Saratoga against all three winners of this year's Triple Crown races

Christie signs bill to regulate, tax daily fantasy sports

Aug 24, 2017

New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie signed into law a measure to regulate and tax daily fantasy sports

Collected holds off Arrogate in $1 million Pacific Classic

Aug 20, 2017

Collected edged 3-5 favorite Arrogate by a half-length to win the $1 million Pacific Classic, giving Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert a 1-2 finish at Del Mar

Alberto Culver founder, horse breeder Lavin dies at 97

Aug 4, 2017

Leonard Lavin, who built a small beauty supply firm into the more than $1 billion Alberto Culver company and owned a successful horse breeding, training and racing farm, has died

Lakers owner Jeanie Buss sets up own horse racing stable

Aug 3, 2017

Los Angeles Lakers owner Jeanie Buss has set up her own horse racing operation under the name Purple Rein Stable

Good Samaritan produces stunning victory in Jim Dandy

Jul 30, 2017

Good Samaritan stuns Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming and Preakness champ Cloud Computing, wins the Jim Dandy at Saratoga

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