Posts Tagged Thoroughbred racing

International Star adds Louisiana Derby to Fair Grounds wins

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — International Star trainer Mike Maker suggested that he might take some dirt from the Fair Grounds Race Course and sprinkle it on the famed track at Churchill Downs.

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Materialty wins $1 million Florida Derby at Gulfstream

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Materiality is still unbeaten after a victory in the $1 million Florida Derby at Gulfstream Park.

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Mubtaahij romps in UAE Derby, trainer says on to Kentucky

UAE-owned Mubtaahij, ridden by Christophe Soumillon, crosses the finish line to win the UAE Derby with the US$2,000,000 prize during the Dubai World Cup horse racing at the Meydan Racecourse in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, March 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Well, that was easy.

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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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