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Check back later for Bob Kieckhefer’s recap of the first day of Royal Ascot, coverage presented by Fasig-Tipton – home of the “Turf Showcase” yearling auction Sept. 10. From Royal Ascot comes the news that jockey Frankie Dettori won’t be riding the meet because of an arm injury sustained last

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Jockey Mike Smith remained hot, winning the Honeymoon on Sircat Sally.
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Bob Kieckhefer reviews weekend action involving the Breeders’ Cup turf divisions: Filly & Mare Turf Sircat Sally roared to her seventh win without a loss Saturday at Santa Anita, winning the $200,000 Grade II Honeymoon Stakes for 3-year-old fillies by a neck with a late move. The Surf Cat filly,

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Churchill Downs’ recaps Saturday night’s Wise Dan: LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Saturday, June 17, 2017) – Wimborne Farm’s gray 7-year-old Kasaqui (ARG) avenged a half-length loss in last year’s $200,000 Wise Dan (Grade II) at Churchill Downs when he struck the lead with an eighth of a mile to run and easily

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Correspondent Bob Kieckhefer will be doing daily Royal Ascot recaps for TurfTalk360, particularly how the Americans are doing. Here is a Royal Ascot press release on where to watch: Royal Ascot 2017 will be broadcast in 175 territories with a reach of 650 million households this week through Ascot’s media

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By Bob Kieckhefer, special to TurfTalk360.com The Royal Ascot meeting isn’t wasting any time getting out of the gate this year. Shortly after the procession of Royal carriages deposits Her Majesty and party in the Royal Enclosure on Tuesday, some equine royalty will take the course for the first of

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 Bob Kieckhefer previews the weekend stakes by Breeders’ Cup turf divisions. Turf A nicely competitive field of eight assembles for Saturday’s $200,000 Grade II Wise Dan at Churchill Downs, 1 1/16 miles on the turf. Among them are the first three from last year’s edition — Pleuven, Kasaqui and Thatcher

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Turf Ascend, an outside chance in a talented field, got first run to the lead in the stretch in Saturday’s $1.2 million Grade I Woodford Reserve Manhattan Stakes at Belmont Park and held off the favorite, Time Test, winning by 1 1/4 lengths. Sadler’s Joy, Beach Patrol and World Approval

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By Anthony Affrunti for NYRA press office ELMONT, N.Y. – Patricia Generazio’s Disco Partner finally got revenge from last year in winning the Grade 3, $300,000 Jaipur Invitational Stakes at six furlongs on the firm Widener turf on Belmont Stakes Day at Belmont Park. The 5-year-old by Disco Rico hit

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By Jim Mulvihill for NYRA press office Antonoe won Belmont Park’s Grade 1 Longines Just a Game in her first U.S. stakes for trainer Chad Brown. Coglianese PhotographyELMONT, N.Y. – In her first stakes attempt since Juddmonte Farms sent her to the United States under the care of Chad Brown,

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By Sean Morris, for NYRA publicity department ELMONT, N.Y. — One race before he saddled the favorite for the 149th running of the Belmont Stakes presented by NYRA Bets, trainer Graham Motion played the role of upsetter when his Ascend pulled away in the stretch of the Grade 1, $1

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