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  • First And Final Bow For Somebeachsomewhere At Woodbine

    In harness racing, there are a number of horses that have become champions, and have retired with wonderful horse racing careers to their names. One of the horses that have achieved greatness ...

  • An Exciting 2008 Season Ahead for Val Taurus

    Trotting is a very popular form of horse racing in Quebec, and one of the highly celebrated horses from the province goes by the name of Val Taurus. Having proved his worth as a trotting horse ...

  • The Coral Scottish Grand National

    In Scotland, one of the most anticipated events of the horse racing season is the Scottish Grand National. From last year, after Coral became the new sponsor, the race will now be known as the ...

  • 2010 Whitney Handicap Invitational

    On Saturday, 7 August 2010, six talented horses will enter the starting gates of the Whitney Handicap Invitational, which is set to be a showdown to remember. With posts drawn and contenders ...

  • Square Eddie Wins Ticket to Breeders’ Cup

    Buying a horse can be a huge investment to some, and over the years Paul Reddam has proved that he has a keen eye for identifying winners and horses with potential. A horse in England caught ...

  • Yasuda Kinen Horse Race

    The horse racing community in Japan has swung into high gear, as one of the most prestigious racing events looms in front of them. The Yasuda Kinen Horse Race was inaugurated in the year 1951 ...

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  • History of Horse Wagering

    Horse wagering, or the 'sport' of gambling on the results of a horse race or races, probably goes back as far as the domestication of the horse itself. One of the main reasons for raising and breeding horses was to create stronger, faster, more controllable beasts and this would naturally lead to competing owners testing their horses against one another. If human nature is any guide, both ...

  • Rosecroft Horse Racing Track in Maryland

    Rosecroft Raceway, located in Fort Washington, Maryland, is the State's top harness racing establishment and a main attraction in the quaint town of Fort Washington. Opened in 1949, Rosecroft Raceway has hosted a large number of prestigious racing events, providing seasons of excitement to impressive crowds of harness racing enthusiasts.

  • The Legendary Desert Orchid

    The 13th of November 2006 will remain one of the blackest days, in the history of the National Hunt Racing community. Many tears have been cried, and many will still be cried, each time the name Desert Orchid is spoken. This beautiful and elegant gelding was respected by each rider that had ever mounted him, instilled hope into many admiring hearts and injected courage and ...

  • Yavapai Downs Horse Racing Track in Arizona

    Yavapai Downs (previously Prescott Downs) is a quarter horse and thoroughbred horse racing track in Arizona's Prescott Valley. With a calendar of exciting races between Memorial Day and Labor Day, Yavapai Downs race track is also well known for the Yavapai County Fair.

  • Will Rogers Downs Horse Racing Track in Oklahoma

    Will Rogers Downs, located in Claremore, Oklahoma, is the state's best racino offering year-round entertainment and excitement. Now known as Cherokee Casino Will Rogers Downs, this fantastic racing track features 42 days of thrilling thoroughbred, quarter, appaloosa and paint horse racing in Oklahoma and from all around the country. With live racing, top simulcasting facilities and casino ...

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