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Turf Horse of the Month

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Monday, June 5, 2017) — Becoming only the third repeat winner in Churchill Downs’ Grade 1, $500,000 Woodford Reserve Turf Classic earned Gunpowder Farms’ 5-year-old horse Divisidero honors as Fasig-Tipton Turf Horse of the Month for May on the all-things grass-racing website TurfTalk360.com. A son of Ramsey Farm’s

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NewsStakes Races

Recap from Racenews Aidan O’Brien saddled his sixth Epsom Derby winner when 40-1 shot Wings Of Eagles flew late to hold off stablemate Cliffs Of Moher by three-quarters of a length. “We knew Wings Of Eagles was in the mix – but no more than that. He’s proved to be

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Racenewsonline.com Trainer John Gosden and owner Khalid Abdullah registered their second victories in theInvestec Oaks after 6/1 shot Enable ran out a decisive five-length winner of the fillies’ Classic at Epsom Downs. Ridden by Frankie Dettori, registering his fourth victory in the contest, the 3-year-old daughter of Nathaniel traveled well

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InternationalNewsStakes Races

Ireland: Churchill completes English-Irish Guineas sweep Churchill might have been the favorite for next week’s Derby. Instead, he completed a sweep of the UK 2,000 Guineas races with a handy win over soggy going in Saturday’s Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh. The Galileo colt, with Ryan Moore riding

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Santa Anita publicity department ARCADIA, Calif. (May 24, 2017) — Chad Brown’s superstar Lady Eli towers over five rivals in Saturday’s Grade I, $300,000 Gamely Stakes, for fillies and mares three and up at 1 1/8 miles on turf. Based in New York, Lady Eli comes off a troubled second

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From Churchill Downs media department:  LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Saturday, May 20, 2017) – Some In Time Inc.’s Brazilian-bred Some in Tieme (Brz) muscled his way into the clear in mid-stretch and ran down pacesetter Reporting Star by three lengths to win Saturday’s 80thrunning of the $100,000 Louisville Handicap (Grade III) at

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Trainer Kenny McPeek elaborates to Racing Post on possibly running Kentucky Oaks runner-up Daddys Lil Darling in the English Oaks. Daddys Lil Darling is by the deceased Ashford Stud stallion Scat Daddy and out of owner-breeder Normandy Farm’s mare Miss Hot Salsa, making her a full sister to TwinSpires Breeders’

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By Santa Anita’s publicity staff ARCADIA, Calif. (April 22, 2017) – With most of the 1 3/4 miles on turf behind them, it was “game-on” the final eighth-mile, as Inordinate, who ran with blinkers off, dug deep and outran favored Syntax by a half-length in Saturday’s Grade III, $100,000 San

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LEXINGTON, KY (April 22, 2017) – Red Baron’s Barn LLC’s Itsinthepost (FR) took command at the head of the stretch and posted a 1¼-length victory over Charming Kitten to win the 32nd running of the $250,000 Dixiana Elkhorn (G2) for 4-year-olds and up before a Saturday afternoon crowd of 18,505.

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