Posts Tagged Horse racing

Racing might return to New England’s last thoroughbred track

BOSTON (AP) — New England’s last remaining thoroughbred horse racing track might continue to hold live races after all.

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British jockey suspended after positive test for cocaine

LONDON (AP) — A British jockey has been suspended from riding after testing positive for cocaine.

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Fantastic Style wins Santa Anita feature by a head

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Fantastic Style held off late-closing Majestic Presence to win the $58,000 Bean Bag purse by a head Friday at Santa Anita for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert.

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Hall of Fame harness driver Magee set to retire this weekend

CRETE, Ill. (AP) — Hall of Fame harness driver Dave Magee is set to retire after competing in the final race of his 40-year career Saturday night at Balmoral Park.

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Keeneland to begin Breeders’ Cup ticket sales on Wednesday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Keeneland has announced that tickets for this fall’s Breeders’ Cup World Championships will go on sale Wednesday, three months earlier than usual due to high demand for the event’s debut at the storied Lexington track.

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