Posts Tagged Horse racing

Upstart, Itsaknockout lead Florida Derby field at Gulfstream

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Upstart and Itsaknockout have almost certainly done enough to qualify for the Kentucky Derby.

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California Chrome ready to shine in world’s richest race

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — It’s almost show time for “rock star” California Chrome.

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Horse racing season begins with new push for slots at tracks

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Another season of thoroughbred racing is beginning at Fairmount Park in southwestern Illinois, where racetrack officials hope a change in the governor’s office may bring an expansion of gambling.

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Papacoolpapacool wins Pasadena Stakes on turf at Santa Anita

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Papacoolpapacool overhauled pacesetter Anytime Anyplace and Soul Driver to win the $75,000 Pasadena Stakes for 3-year-olds by 1 ½ lengths on Saturday at Santa Anita.

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Stormin Monarcho wins Big A’s Mr. Sinatra Stakes

NEW YORK (AP) — Stormin Monarcho beat stablemate Spa City Fever by 7 3/4 lengths on Saturday, giving trainer David Jacobson a 1-2 finish in the $98,000 Mr. Sinatra Stakes at Aqueduct.

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