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>>> Perry Martin defends sending 'Chrome' to Ascot, "Hopefully after a bit of time has passed I'll know team Chrome has my back."
>>> California Chrome given Lockinge option for British debut

>>> ESPN's 3YO Power Rankings... Materiality, Mubtaahij hit the list
>>> Haskin's Derby Dozen: Mubtaahij at #4
>>> AP's Derby Ten: Mubtaahij #8, Dortmund still #1
>>> Derby Trail: Three heating up, three cooling down
>>> Fracture knocks Far From Over off Derby Trail
>>> LA Times: Trainer Bob Baffert has two Derby favorites on his hands
>>> Davidowitz: California Chrome goes to England... And, latest Derby Ten
>>> NYRA names new board chairman
>>> Horsemen, Suffolk Downs officials to develop plan for live racing
>>> Officials: Multiple medication violation penalty system key part of program
>>> New horsemen's incentives at Pimlico meet
>>> Bonus program expands to all major California tracks
>>> Euro Jock Watch: Weight might be catching up to 21YO Joseph O'Brien [9st = 126lbs] - but 'regardless of what path his riding career now takes, he certainly has nothing left to prove.'
>>> Illinois: Slots at Arlington racecourse? Local candidates in favor
>>> Whip use in horse racing debated
>>> Two horses misidentified in Turf Paradise race
>>> Canada: Century Downs Casino and Racetrack officially opens its doors
>>> Racing history: Canonero II, blue-collar hero
>>> End of an era as Keeneland opens without Turf Catering
>>> Lehr retiring as Churchill track superintendent
>>> Laurel sees rise in daily handle
>>> New TOBA Owners Concierge program will help connect owners and breeders with the people responsible for hospitality at a racetrack and assist the track in fulfilling customer service requests
>>> State control of NYRA extended another year
>>> Larry Collmus begins dream job as voice of NYRA
>>> NY: Sign of spring - AQU main track opens
>>> Report: Year later, Fair Grounds views better
>>> Watchmaker: California Chrome's move to England admirable but strange... And other notes from Sat action
>>> Latest Courier-Journal Media Derby Poll: 5.International Star, 8.Materiality, 9.Mubtaahij
>>> Latest NTRA t-bred polls
>>> Current Ky Derby points leaderboard
>>> Ehalt: It's Materiality vs The Curse
>>> Duncan: International Star will be Kentucky Derby long shot but don't count him out
>>> Derby 2015 handicapping: This Derby theory rules out Florida horses
>>> Q&A: Jockey Mike Smith breaks down Derby scene
>>> Trainer Joe Sharp, wife Rosie Napravnik embracing new roles as trainers
>>> Illinois newspaper comments in favor of racetrack slots, "We'd like to see Fairmount Park stay afloat."
>>> Pimlico goes high-definition when racing begins on Thurs
>>> Historic Maisons-Laffitte Racecourse: The equine paradise where France's search for classic clues begins
>>> Behind the naming of the Wood Memorial: A namesake race, a family reunion, and the colorful legacy of Eugene Wood
>>> Trainer Jeremy Noseda apologizes for Meydan outburst... Had questioned integrity of post-position draw after a near-miss second-place finish
>>> Hong Kong comment: 'Rich Tapestry Raceway', dual ratings and the dirt track dilemma
>>> Forget World Cup disappointment, savour awesome new star Solow
>>> Photo gallery: Day at the Elloree Trials
>>> Racing and technology: Derby Jackpot mobile app, bringing real-money gambling on horse races to iOS in the US
>>> Trainer Watch: Doug Watson - the only American who trains in Dubai year-round and is one of five men who train locally for the ruling Maktoum family
>>> NY Times: Modern track in Dubai enters an old-school new era
>>> Racing and technology: Researchers in Britain have employed advanced motion-sensing technology in an effort to identify the optimal riding position for jockeys
>>> Legacy Families: In northern Ky, 'Battaglia' means horse racing; they are 'true stewards' of Turfway Park
>>> Photo: Jock William Buick catches up with World Cup winner Prince Bishop
>>> Kentucky Derby travel tips: Top five farms to visit
>>> Gulfstream Park reaccredited by Safety, Integrity Alliance
>>> Kylie Minogue: Dubai World Cup's other winner... Pop music's fairy godmother had the crowd dancing to her beat in the post-race concert
>>> Sulky side: Q&A with driver John Delong
>>> Dubai Diaries: World Cup Day

VIDEO: Bloodhorse's Lenny's Place with Lenny Shulman - Opening Day edition


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>>> Sat preview/AUS: Day 1 of The Championships is upon us, and there are four big G1s on offer... Analysis and selections

>>> Free PPs: The Championships card at Royal Randwick... G1 Inglis Sires, G1 Australian Derby, G1 TJ Smith, G1 Doncaster Mile



>>> WOW! Amateur jockey suffers a truly spectacular somersault fall in Brit jump race on Mon - with VIDEO

Amateur jockey suffers a truly spectacular somersault fall, Wincanton R6 4/1/15



>>> Kentucky Derby Future Wager: American Pharoah slight favorite


>>> California Chrome headed to England... Art Sherman, "I hope it works out for the horse."
>>> Will be stabled with Newmarket trainer Rae Guest,"It's an honor. It is not often you get a Kentucky Derby winner in your stable."... Art Sherman jr, "They won't do much with him for around ten days. We'll let Rae tinker with him for a bit until he is bucking and kicking again, and then get back into training. We don't have a Kentucky Derby horse this year so going to England in early May for me should not be a problem."
>>> Ascot press release: "To have another Kentucky Derby winner at Royal Ascot is exciting and he could spearhead a strong international presence for the week."
>>> Rae Guest is to give Dubai World Cup runner-up California Chrome a two-week break before introducing him to the Newmarket gallops ahead of his British debut
>>> Art Sherman not sure about Royal Ascot


Saturday stakes results:

>>> Privman: Road to the Derby analysis - Florida Derby
>>> Privman: Road to the Derby analysis - La Derby
>>> Privman: Road to the Derby analysis - UAE Derby

>>> G1 $10mil Dubai World Cup: Prince Bishop wins... California Chrome 2nd
>>> Post-race quotes: Dubai World Cup
>>> Post-race quotes/recaps: Dubai World Cup card
>>> VIDEO REPLAYS: Dubai World Cup card
>>> G2 $2mil UAE Derby: Mubtaahij rolls, headed to Ky
>>> Charts: Dubai World Cup card
>>> US payouts
>>> Trakus charts

>>> G1 $1mil Florida Derby: Materiality remains unbeaten... Upstart 2nd
>>> G2 $250K GP Oaks: Birdatthewire bests Eskenformoney

>>> G2 $750K La Derby: International Star completes sweep of FG series... Edges Stanford for victory
>>> G2 $400K FG Oaks: I'm a Chatterbox strengthens hold on the division
>>> La Derby Day stakes recaps from the Times-Picayune
>>> Photo gallery: La Derby Day at FG



>>> VIDEO: America ReFramed documentary series: "Stable Life"... Follows undocumented immigrants Dionicia Martinez and her family - working at NoCal racetracks
"Tonight on 'America ReFramed', the high stakes of horse racing and immigration - Stable Life."

America ReFramed - Stable Life



>>> Australia: Royal Randwick's The Championships unveils emerald-encrusted trophy design inspired by 'The Wizard of Oz'

New trophy unveiled for Australia's The Championships


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Sun results: Aerovelocity scores in G1 Takamatsunomiya Kinen in Japan

Delicacy wins G3 W.A. Oaks at Ascot

Stewards adjourn first NSW inquiry into alleged greyhound live baiting offences

Sat results: Hartnell superior in G1 The BMW at Rosehill Gardens

Sat results: Fenway victorious in G1 Vinery Stud at Rosehill

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GENERAL NEWS
Santa Anita exercise rider - brother to Euro champ Pat Eddery - held by immigration officials

Golden Gate Fields: Jockey Juan Sanchez breaks arm

Oaklawn to end meet with third purse increase

Keeneland Spring Meet: Closer look - news and highlights

Plonk: Countdown to the Crown - Mar 27 edition [pdf]

By the numbers: Productive KY Derby preps

DRF: Kentucky Derby - Who's Hot, Who's Not for Mar 25

Jerardi: Searching for Derby prospects to use with Dortmund

Derby Trail: UAE Derby winner Mubtaahij enters the Ky Derby conversation

NY: Fields shaping up for Wood Memorial Day

Derby Trail: One Lucky Dane to join Dortmund in SA Derby

3YO Watch: G1 Hopeful winner Competitive Edge blitzes 'em in return

Jock Watch: Luis Saez rides with heavy heart but not fear... Lost brother to a racing accident last year

Hovdey: Tedesco the constant in changing surfaces at Del Mar

Turfway's successful winter-spring meet comes to a close

Criminal charges filed against four vets for med violations at Penn Nat

Mid-Atlantic tracks reach simulcast deal with Monarch

Groupie Doll's first foal arrives early, under veterinary care

Shared Belief headed for Charles Town Classic

Wise Dan making progress, yet to resume jogging

Sulky side: Tony Morgan becomes only the third N American harness driver to compile 15,000 career wins

Swan song for Fasig-Tipton Texas

NYRA handle dips slightly in 2014

Breeders' Cup Classic winner Concern dies in Oklahoma

DRF: Jeff Gural, the man and his missions

72-hour surveillance before Santa Anita Derby, Oaks

Blue Grass entrants to be monitored around the clock

Ky: Trainer Tevis McCauley charged with administering 'milkshake' on race day

Stories from Cot Campbell: The one that got away

NY: VLT expansion proposals shot down

Churchill Downs Inc's reinvestments at New Orleans Fair Grounds drawing rave reviews

The strict rules that enable German stallions to flourish

Saeed Bin Surour: A man for all reasons

Hayward: A racetrack model to improve racing - right here in the US

AP: California Chrome ready to shine in world's richest race

'Tourism up 30 per cent thanks to Dubai World Cup'... Frank Gabriel Jr says world's richest race has encouraged huge growth in interest in host city

Jockey Richard Mullen proves that success comes to those who wait for it at Dubai World Cup

Punters across the globe converge to bet on the Dubai World Cup - with mixed results

Del Mar's new dirt has arrived... Red, rich El Segundo sand will give Del Mar a new look and new racing surface in 2015

Jicha: Dubai Sky and Firing Line head to Derby with questionalble points credentials... Also, why the dissent towards Ky's no-Lasix races?

West: With a little luck, this year's Triple Crown chase could be historic

3YO Watch: Preakness probable target for Divining Rod

Derby Trail: Will Ami's Flatter run in the Kentucky Derby? - or is Queen's Plate on the agenda?

Top Ky Derby hopeful Carpe Dien targeting Blue Grass

Jock Watch: Joe Talamo hopes return to Big Easy is a winner... At Fair Grounds for La Derby mount on War Story

White: First 2015 Derby Strikes

New York breeders continue to up the ante with 2015 foals from top-flight first crop sires

$46mil Delaware casino aid package stalls

Idaho House kills 'Instant Horse Racing' gambling, bill heads to governor

Idaho: Legislators debate Instant Racing machines... "This bill is not about the survival of horse racing as an industry. This bill is about the survival of instant horse racing."

NJ: Assembly approves bill to protect horse racing simulcasts in Atlantic City

RMTC approves cobalt threshold

Timothy Snyder, owner of Lisa's Booby Trap, dies

Canada: Weather makes racetrack prep a challenge at Hastings

Ky: Tent caterpillars hatching - high numbers could pose danger to mares

Laurel Park begins final week of winter meet

Celebrating Secretariat's birthday - at The (historic) Meadow

Photo: Jockey Maragh provides a selfie next to his Dubai hotel rooftop swimming pool

West Virginia jockey charged with attempted murder

With stability in S Florida, Stronach Group seeks momentum in Maryland

Latest NTRA t-bred and 3YO polls

Haskin's latest Derby Dozen

Watchmaker Watch: Weekly divisional ratings

AP's latest Derby Ten: Firing Line at #4

DRF: Training legend Allen Jerkens gets proper send-off at Tues morning memorial in Florida

Bloodhorse: Jerkens remembered at Gulfstream Park service

Veitch: Allen Jerkens - He was in a class by himself

Trainer Chuck Simon remembers his time working for Allen Jerkens, "A day does not go by where I don't think of something he taught me and something he said. He treated me like family..."

Davidowitz remembers Jerkens... Also, Derby prep thoughts

Scott: "Think how much more compelling the run-up to the Derby would be, though, if the seven highest-ranked 3-year-olds weren't running in seven different final preps."

Dubai Sky among 9 late nominees to Triple Crown

Ehalt: Upstart hopes to make it 'official' this time

War Story looks to turn tables in La Derby

VIDEO: Art Sherman - in Dubai - says California Chrome is ready

Virginia: The passage of racing legislation leads to the next question: How does racing in Virginia get rebuilt?

Talks to bring casino to Woodbine back on at Toronto City Hall... Mayor's Executive Committee to debate issue at Mar 25 meeting

Kentucky approves Lasix-free races

Horses in eleven G1 races at NYRA tracks to face enhanced security

Idaho: Les Bois Park threatens closure if Instant Racing ban passes

Illinois: Legislation introduced to allow Instant Racing machines at racetracks

Horse racing season begins at Fairmount Park with new push for slots at tracks

Shared Belief, California Chrome, Bayern among the Charles Town Classic noms

Mine That Bird among noms for Canadian Hall of Fame

Fast Company [magazine "about the most progressive business leaders"] profiles Saratoga Springs marketing company owner - and his hobby: Owning a racehorse is not just an expensive hobby (although, it's also that)

Florida: Racetrack operators come together to push their casino-side agenda, "Right now, we are handcuffe. We feel we are in a race but started 40 yards behind."

Euro Jock Watch: Kieren Fallon - I come from nothing so everything I ever got was a bonus... Six-time champion jockey is struggling for rides right now and is keen to post a few reminders in the Dubai World Cup on Sat

Down Under: The boom, and the bust, of returning MelCup winners

Calif: Racetracks want to be part of online poker

New York to study use of race-day furosemide [Lasix]

3YO Watch: With Unrivaled, trainer Marya Montoya following footsteps

Australia: Gai Waterhouse has no plans at this stage to send her unbeaten champion 2YO Vancouver to Royal Ascot in June

UK: Female jump jockey Lizzie Kelly insists gender discrimination is rife in horse racing

Twitter accounts to follow for the Florida Derby

CNN: Qatar gallops towards goal of hosting world-class horse race

Sun results: Firing Line rolls in G3 $800K Sunland Derby

Privman: Road to the Derby analysis - Sunland Derby

John McGary named announcer for NoCal fair circuit

UPI's US/international weekend racing recap

Female syndicate - Fast Women LLC - gets first win

>>> Are we beating our horses to the finish line?... VIDEO: Australian TV program examines use of the whip in horse racing... Race horses are bred to race, but does the whip really make them run faster, or is it just an unnecessary tool that inflicts pain?

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EUROPE
Solid start to season for Ryan Moore, Aidan O'Brien, Ballydoyle team

More support for Epsom Derby favourite John F Kennedy

Newmarket on high alert over strangles positive


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