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  • Betfair Hurdle Preview

    Rescheduled for Friday 17th Feb. Formerly known as the Totesport Trophy, the Betfair Hurdle is one of the most competitive handicaps in the calendar and this year looks no exception...

  • The Breeders Cup: How the Best of the Best are Selected

    Everyone in the horse racing world must dream of taking part in the Breeders Cup, a premier U.S. event every November. Television screens, satellites, and computers have made life easy for ...

  • Genuine Risk Leaves a Legacy Behind

    It is always difficult to say good-bye to a legend, especially after they have made horse racing history and left behind memories of awe and wonder. The news that the magnificent filly, Genuine ...

  • Keeneland Yearling Sale Ends Positively

    Running from 11 to 24 September 2011, the Keeneland September Yearling Sale ended on Saturday with great gains and increases in all categories. Known as the world's largest Thoroughbred yearling ...

  • All Clear for O’Brian

    The Melbourne Cup is one of the biggest horse racing events on the Australian racing calendar, and will take place on 4 November 2008. Big names in horse racing, such as Aiden O’Brian had been ...

  • Prairie Meadows victory for Stonehouse

    The Prairie Meadows Handicap was held on Saturday, 12 September 2009, at the Prairie Meadows Racetrack in Iowa. It is a horse racing event that has a purse of $75 000 and is for thoroughbred ...

  • Get Stormy Victorious at Keeneland

    It seems that Get Stormy was just a little bit of a late developer, as he has been going into his latest events with more determination, and leaving with more victories. At the start of the ...

  • Starting Price Pitfalls

    Horse racing betting feeds on the gullibility of casual spectators. There is a natural tendency to try your luck, using all kinds of irrational ways of picking winners. This kind of thinking ...

  • Ascot Brings Shame on Horse Racing

    Many horse racing lovers attach a kind of reverence to the name of Ascot. Supported by British Royalty, the race track has long been synonymous with the best traditions of this ancient sport. ...

  • Silver Birch – Unexpected Grand National Champion

    At 33-1 odds, no-one would have thought that Silver Birch stood a change in winning the Grand National. Which proves that you should never underestimate any horse that enters such a prestigious ...

  • Opening Day at Del Mar

    The first day of Del Mar's 75th Anniversary season drew record crowds of spectators with record-breaking wagering taking place...

  • Get Down to the Track for the Caulfield Cup

    Every country has their premier horse racing event, and in Australia it is the Caulfield Cup. Everyone in the country is gearing up for this amazing event that will take place at the Caulfield ...