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  • Summer Squall Remembered

    There are many people who mourn the loss of the great stallion, Summer Squall. He did not only make a great impact on horse racing, but touched the lives of so many. He was not the biggest horse ...

  • Breeders’ Cup Drug Testing

    While Santa Anita Park Racecourse readies itself for next weekend’s Breeders’ Cup Classic, officials have been monitoring the entries to the respective events very closely. With the ...

  • Tioga Downs Drivers Championship

    Following the success of the 2007 Drivers Championship that was held at Tioga Downs; harness racing fans are again getting ready for a showdown between the industry’s highest earning drivers. ...

  • Retirement on Lava Man’s Horizon

    Lava Man is probably one of the most legendary horses on the track today. The seven year old gelding went from being a $50 000 claiming horse, to a racing phenomenon. But lately, even though he ...

  • Curlin to Retire

    This year has been marked with a number of memorable horses being retired for various reasons, in all the different sectors of the horse racing industry. Names such as Benny the Bull, Big Brown, ...

  • The March OBS Sale Tops the Charts

    The OBS sale, or Ocala Breeders’ Sales Co, had one of its most successful sales recently when comparing the figures from this year with those from last year. Two year old horses that are in ...

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  • Racecourses in England

    The very first recorded race to take place in Britain was held in London in the year 1174; although it is believed that racing was introduced here during 200 AD by the Roman Empire. Britain has upheld its rich racing heritage through various horse racing disciplines such as flat racing, National Hunt racing and point to point racing. All racing is overseen by the British Horseracing ...

  • Horse Racing in Hong Kong

    Unusual Event Seasons for Horse RacingHong Kong has enchanting weather during the UK winter, and this former British colony continues to be a big draw for people from the United Kingdom. Certainly it has lost little of the special charm that regents from London built up over the course of more than a century. Many tourists think of Hong Kong as a shopper’s paradise, while those from the ...

  • Newcastle Race Course in England

    Newcastle Racecourse in High Gosforth Park held its first event in 1882. It has become a well-known Grade 1 dual code track offering 26 meetings throughout the year, with the renowned Northumberland Plate Festival. Within the bounds of the racecourse there are also two golf courses, a nature reserve and conferencing facilities. With outstanding racing and world-class facilities, Newcastle ...

  • Fantasy Horse Racing

    Fantasy horse racing has been steadily gaining in popularity not only in North America but in Europe as well. The idea behind fantasy horse racing is mainly for entertainment purposes although wagering has been known to occur on occasion. Participants in fantasy horse racing generally pick their favorite jockeys and race horses and compete for prizes and awards - which are usually in the ...

  • Kawartha Downs Horse Racing Track in Canada

    Kawartha Downs brings together some of the most exciting activities around. A combination of horse racing, motor sports and slot machines, Kawartha Downs race track has something to offer everyone. Located in Fraserville of Ontario, Kawartha Downs attracts large numbers of racing fans throughout the year. Why not find out for yourself why Kawartha is so popular.

  • Calder Race Course in Florida

    Calder Race Course in Miami Gardens, Florida, is an ever-popular horse racing track. Offering a calendar packed with racing meets, top simulcasting and highly impressive facilities, Calder Race Course opens up a truly amazing race day experience to all.