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Almond Eye wins the 2018 Japan Cup
November 27th, 2018

Girls will be Girls

By DICK POWELL It’s a big deal when females beat males in American horse racing but barely noticeable around the world. Enable won the Breeders’ […]

November 24th, 2018

How to Bet the 2018 Kentucky Jockey Club

by SCOTT SHAPIRO The final graded stakes event of the year in Kentucky drew a full field of two-year-olds in search of 10 “Road to […]

November 23rd, 2018

What constitutes a race foul needs to be more properly defined

by DICK POWELL The newly-minted Thoroughbred Idea Foundation (TIF) came out with their second report titled “Changing the Rules.” It recommends that North American racing […]

November 22nd, 2018

Taking a swing at the Fleur de Lis Pick 4

by JOHN MUCCIOLO The inaugural “Fleur De Lis Pick 4” will be held on Saturday. This cross-track wager will feature a pair of races from […]

November 22nd, 2018

How to Bet the 2018 Clark Handicap

by SCOTT SHAPIRO The Clark Handicap (G1) headlines a strong 12-race card on the final Friday of live racing in 2018 at historic Churchill Downs. […]

November 21st, 2018

Churchill Downs, Fair Grounds to offer Fleur de Lis Pick 4 on Saturday

Churchill Downs and Fair Grounds have teamed to offer horseplayers the cross-track “Fleur de Lis Pick 4” on Saturday with a minimum wager of 50 […]

November 19th, 2018

Powell: Baffert loaded for 2019 Kentucky Derby

by DICK POWELL After winning the Triple Crown in 2015 with American Pharoah, it took Bob Baffert only three years to do it again with […]

November 19th, 2018

2019 Kentucky Derby Future wager, Sire Future Wager on tap Thanksgiving weekend

The first pool of the 2019 Kentucky Derby Future Wager (KDFW) opens Thanksgiving Day and runs through 6 p.m. (EST) on Sunday, and trainer Bob […]