• In a photo provided by Benoit Photo, Budget Stable's Dressed In Hermes and jockey Mike Smith win the Grade III $100,000 Cecil B. DeMille Stakes, Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015 at Del Mar Thoroughbred Club in Del Mar, Calif. (Benoit Photo via AP)

    65-1 shot Stormy Lucy springs upset in Matriarch at Del Mar

    DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) — Stormy Lucy rallied from far back to win the $300,000 Matriarch Stakes by a head at 65-1 odds Sunday on closing day of Del Mar’s fall meet.

  • Loki’s Vengeance wins Big A’s NY Stallion Stakes

    NEW YORK (AP) — Loki’s Vengeance rallied to beat Geaux Mets by a half length Sunday in the $125,000 New York Stallion Stakes at Aqueduct.

  • Tonalist rallies to take Aqueduct’s Cigar Mile

    NEW YORK (AP) — Tonalist rallied down the center of the track to beat stablemate Red Vine by a neck on Saturday in the $500,000 Cigar Mile at Aqueduct.

  • Taris wins Aqueduct’s Go For Wand Handicap

    NEW YORK (AP) — Taris proved added distance was no obstacle, winning the $300,000 Go For Wand Handicap for fillies and mares by 2 1/2 lengths Friday at Aqueduct.

  • Effinex wins Grade 1 Clark Handicap at Churchill Downs

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Effinex, the runner-up to Triple Crown winner American Pharaoh last month in the Breeders’ Cup Classic, won the 142th running of the Grade 1 Clark Handicap by three-quarters of a length Friday at Churchill Downs.

  • Closing of 2 Illinois harness racing tracks opposed

    CHICAGO (AP) — A suburban Chicago lawmaker hopes to reverse an Illinois Racing Board move that’s led to the likely closing of two bankrupt harness racing tracks.

  • Green Gratto springs 24-1 upset in Big A’s Fall Highweight

    NEW YORK (AP) — Green Gratto pulled a 24-1 upset in the $250,000 Fall Highweight Handicap, the Thanksgiving feature at Aqueduct.

  • The Pizza Man delivers win in Hollywood Turf Cup at Del Mar

    DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) — The Pizza Man delivered a two-length victory in the $250,000 Hollywood Turf Cup on Thursday at Del Mar.

  • In this Oct. 30, 2015, file photo, chef Bobby Flay, center, attends the Breeders' Cup horse races at Keeneland race track in Lexington, Ky. Celebrity chef and prominent racehorse owner Bobby Flay has been named to the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame’s board of trustees. The appointment was announced Monday, Nov. 23, 2015,  by museum president Gretchen Jackson.(AP Photo/Brynn Anderson, File)

    Celebrity chef Bobby Flay on racing Hall of Fame board

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Celebrity chef and thoroughbred horse owner Bobby Flay has been appointed to the board of trustees of the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame.

  • NY Gaming Commission proposes new race horse drug rules

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York regulators have fined one of horse racing’s winningest trainers and say they’re pursuing new equine drug regulations after a probe into abuse allegations by an animal-rights group.