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>>> Whipping horses reduced for Calif jockeys... California jockeys must stop whipping horses after three strikes and let the horses respond to it
>>> Churchill trackman expects to run Friday
>>> VIDEO: How Churchill Downs brings frozen track back to life
>>> Indiana Grand stewards suspend assistant trainer for 60 days
>>> With Shanghai event, China Horse Club, Coolmore see progress toward Chinese racing dream
>>> Snowbound: Fort Eire welcomes southbound horses stymied by Buffalo-area weather
>>> The Colonial Cup: Horses, races, thoughts and reflections
>>> 'Indian Charlie' publisher sues to get on track
>>> Santa Anita raises purse for Big 'Cap, other stakes races
>>> Australia: NSW racing is on the verge of a new golden era, with Sydney to become the racing capital of the southern hemisphere
>>> Frankel foal sells for Irish record of $UK 1.45m at Goffs
>>> Jock Watch: Baze and Castellano battling for 2014 win-title
>>> DeRosa: This one handicapping angle beat the meet last year at Fair Grounds
>>> Irad Ortiz to rep US in Hong Kong's International Jockeys' Championship on Dec 10
>>> Australia: Stallion numbers take a dive in Australia
>>> TCA will honor CANTER, Anita and Graham Motion
>>> Toronado's arrival boosts resurgent National Stud as it bids to return to former glories
>>> Ploiesti Racetrack in Romania to be modernized with EUR 15 million

>>> NJ: Study looks at benefits of gaming at racetracks
>>> Study: 2014 State of the New Jersey Horse Racing Industry [pdf]

>>> Free PPs: G3 $400K Delta Princess [pdf]
>>> Free PPs: G3 $1mil Delta Jackpot [pdf]
>>> Mr. Z is 5-2 favorite for Delta Downs Jackpot
>>> Apadula: Closer look at Delta Jackpot
>>> Delta Princess: Lukas hoping Brandi takes charge again


>>> What to expect at the Breeders Crown
>>> Horseplayer Monthly online magazine - includes Breeders Crown pullout
>>> Brick's Bamond seeks fourth consecutive title at Breeders Crown
>>> Breeders Crown favorite Nuncio exceeds expectations... $7K auction buy verging on multi-millionaire status
>>> Free PPs: Saturday [pdf]
>>> Free PPs: Fri [pdf]


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GENERAL NEWS
Churchill cancels again Thurs

Has thoroughbred racing in New England finally reached the finish line?

Ehalt: HOTY to be decided at Del Mar - in November? "It's been that kind of a year."

California Chrome works at Los Al on Mon

Kentucky Derby 2015: Updated Vegas future odds

Sulky side: 2YO filly tops weekly Hambletonian Society/Breeders Crown poll

Jumps: National Steeplechase 2014 leaderboard

Del Mar: Pick six carryovers swell business

Gulfstream hires clocker for Palm Beach Downs

Saratoga: Training track season comes to a close

Leandro Mora, Dennis O'Neill a winning team

Chart callers: Eyes and ears of the betting public

Australia: Racing Victoria looking at expanding night racing

Ben's Cat, La Verdad, Palace among noms for Nov 26 Fabulous Strike Hcp at Penn Nat

Innovation: Euro betting numbers strong for Yonkers morning post time experiment

Trainer Watch: Michelle Lovell making her mark at Churchill Downs

First-ever jockey health insurance plan to be administered by NYRA

World Super Jockeys Series: Lineup announced for Nov 29-20 event

Arc and BC runner-up Flintshire confirmed for Hong Kong Vase

Jicha: State is never going to relinquish NYRA... "No way New York politicians are ever going to relinquish control of such a rich vein of patronage and taxes."

We need to prevent further jockey deaths in horse racing

DRF's Bernier wins Aqueduct Betting Challenge

EASY GAME! Brit novice bettor hits all seven winners on first trip to racetrack... "I had no idea winning every race was so rare. I have never bet before on anything and I might never again."

The owner and stallion who have taken French racing by storm

Record number of Claiming Crown noms

North Dakota Horse Park will race for three weekends in 2015

Churchill cancels Wed card as frigid temps hamper track maintenance

>>> International star jock Ryan Moore, "It would probably be said that I could spend a bit more time in the media promoting the sport but I can only focus on my sort of area, which is being as good as I can, really. It's pretty selfish, probably, but that's probably the way you have to be in racing and in most sport."
>>> AUDIO: BBC profile and interview with jockey Ryan Moore [starts at 3:00]

Horseplayernow online magazine: November edition available now

Ky Derby Future Pool dates set... Openers kicks of on Nov 28

NYRA Board meeting recap
>>> NYRA: No immediate plans for Aqueduct
>>> NYRA plan won't recommend changes at Aqueduct
>>> Lawmaker expresses concerns over NYRA plan to 're-privatize'

>>> VIDEO: Saturday's ceremony at Churchill honoring Rosie Napravnik
>>> Napravnik's future in the sport is the great unknown
>>> Trainer Joe Sharp proving to be ideal partner for Napravnik

>>> Tom Durkin honored with Big Sport of Turfdom award

>>> LoPresti bullish on Wise Dan's 2015 return

>>> Palace Malice declared 'completely sound'

>>> Baffert confirms World Cup option for Bayern

>>> Latest World's Best Racehorse Rankings... Bayern, tied at #6, is top US list-maker

>>> Latest Vegas Derby future odds

>>> Jumps: Divine Fortune wins G1 Colonial Cup at Camden on Sat

>>> Churchill Downs acquires PC/mobile "casual games" company

>>> Why the Churchill Downs is sprinting into the games business with a huge $885mil buy of Big Fish

>>> Innovation: Yonkers to experiment with 11am start on Sundays to attract European bettors

>>> Del Mar winning parlay: NFL, horse racing

>>> Sulky side: Dave Palone becomes world's winningest harness racing driver

>>> DeRosa: Can California Chrome handle turf?

>>> Finley: BC Classic losing championship mojo

>>> Bloodhorse guest commentary/Maggi Moss: When regulation runs amok

>>> Equine Drug Research Council bickers over uniform drug rules

>>> Have rule changes led to real changes in NY corticosteroid practices?

>>> Cobalt use may spur horse bleeding

>>> Gulfstream veterinarians to administer raceday Lasix

Vibrant' Keeneland sale ends with gains

>>> NYRA officials meet with Aqueduct customers

>>> The other life of Sheikh Mohammed's right-hand man... How John Ferguson combines his role at Darley with training a string of successful jump racers

>>> Powell: Whales, rebates and takeout

>>> Delaware racinos NFL betting business is booming

>>> Fair Grounds mixes dancers, drinks and ponies for Starlight Racing events

>>> Lester Piggott says riding techniques have improved for the better

>>> Charities join forces in project to rehome British thoroughbreds

>>> Why French and German horses are consistently undervalued on the international market

>>> Illinois lawmaker pushes Instant Racing macinhes

>>> Muckleshoot Tribe buys Emerald Downs track

>>> Del Mar magic continues for Bob Hess, Jr

>>> Gulfstream finds temporary fix to Palm Beach workouts flap

>>> Keeneland trees cut not tied to Breeders' Cup

>>> Pro-active stews: Trainer asked to explain after 2014 Grand National winner bombs in seasonal debut

>>> ThistleDown Racino entry box jammed as end of season looms

>>> Jock Watch: Alex Cintron will miss six to eight weeks with broken jaw

>>> Jock Watch: Mike Luzzi undergoes more surgery

>>> Jock Watch: Junior Alvarado injured, will miss two to four weeks

>>> Haskin: You want disrespect? I give you Gate Dancer

>>> Bloodhorse/longform: Alydar's final hours

>>> Scott: Bargain horses making mark in 2014

>>> Veitch: Final thoughts on some BC performances

>>> Sat results: Zee Bros upsets $350K De Francis Memorial Dash at Laurel Park

>>> Sat results: Laurel Park stakes recaps

NYRA Board to discuss future of franchise at Wed meeting

NJ: Unwillingness of the state's horse racing and casino industries could lead to the downfall of both

Horse racing in Oklahoma battles stiff competition for gaming dollars

Texas fight over slot-machine like Instant Racing devices far from over

Fair Grounds continues to make mandated improvements prior to upcoming Thoroughbred meet

Ohio: Horses arrive at Austintown racino... Set for upcoming opener

Ohio: Thistledown season coming to a close while racing shifts to Mahoning Valley Race Course

Self-described 'newbie' visits Delta Downs for opening day: "We weren't big winners that night, but it didn't matter. Win or lose, horse racing is fun and entertaining."

Sulky side: Breeders Crown draws 156 trotters, pacers for harness championships

Oz: Flemington's Queen Elizabeth Stakes - Extracting a future Cup winner

Q&A with jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson, "I was a fan way before I started as a jockey. And I'm still a fan to this day'"

Maryland Jockey Club slated to hold 149 days of live racing in 2015

Haskin: Bayern's feats shouldn't be overlooked

Haskin: My take on the BC stewards' decision

Jockeys' Guild assembly set for January

Bloodhorse comment: The ongoing New York Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association election has become a de facto national referendum on what owners and trainers expect from their representative associations.

VIDEO: Latest edition of Bloodhorse's 'Lenny's Place'

West: Cup completely empty... Did a lack of stars and a speed bias at Santa Anita ruin the 2014 Breeders' Cup?

White: "When [Bayern] was not disqualified, I was surprised. But I also can understand why the stewards did not disqualify Bayern."

Powell: Some random thoughts on horse racing events of Breeders' Cup week

Plonk: Lessons from BC red-boarding

Eng: "I could understand a non-call if the Breeders' Cup races were conducted like the Kentucky Derby..."

Toronto Sun: Plenty to debate about Bayern - including his horse-of-the-year credentials

Jennie Rees, Jim Murray named to National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame's Joe Hirsch Media Roll of Honor

Rees, "It's the biggest honor of my writing career."

Del Mar: Hollywood feel shines as 'Crosby Season' breaks from gate... 11,513 attend opener

The transformation of BC Turf winner Main Sequence: Why his English trainer decided to let him go

Main Sequence all the talk at Fair Hill

Australian columnist: Horse racing critics should get off their high horses

Profile: SoCal jock's agent Scotty McClellan

Philip Blacker, jockey turned artist, launches exhibition inspired by the 'original' warhorse, Warrior

Success of Lonhro progeny may augur future of Australia-US reverse shuttle

Melbourne spring carnival 2014: Some memories will linger, some hopefully won't

For quiet Alfredo Velazquez, Private Zone a different type of horse

Massachusetts: Voters reject casino repeal, expanded gambling will stand

Battle for the presidency of the New York Thoroughbred Horsemen's Assoc (NYTHA) continues to grow more stranger and more contentious - both in the Empire State and among mid-Atlantic horsemen

Conference hears that damaging jockey weight-loss techniques still alive

Los Alamitos cancels Champion of Champions

Portland Meadows revamps schedule: Will run Tuesdays instead of Wednesdays starting next week

Itsmyluckyday set for Cigar Mile as final start

British racing has 'real bias' to male jockeys

Keeneland November Sale continues to show strength

At Woodbine Racetrack, integrity at the core of stewards' work... Fame and fortune are on the line as officials deliberate whether fouls may have altered the outcome of a race

Jockey Jon Court back strong from Derby Day spill

Jockey Alan Garcia heading to Saudi Arabia

Jock Watch: Kieren Fallon enjoying his time at Del Mar

Reuters: US jockey Rosie Napravnik leaves the Sport of Kings on top

Turkish jockey star debuts at Churchill Downs

Jock Watch/International: Jamie Spencer could bring the curtain down on his riding career in Hong Kong next month

Godolphin sign James Doyle and William Buick

Emerging Far Eastern buyers make a big mark in strong business at US sales

Breeding in aftermath of the 2014 Breeders' Cup

Photo: Chad Brown leaves BC winner's blanket of flowers on mentor Bobby Frankel's grave

Swag alert! Breeder's Cup Gift Lounge

HA! Photo: Traffic is terrible this morning

AQUEDUCT
Wed preview: $95K P6 carryover

Sun results: Posse offspring sweep juvenile stakes

Sat results: Dynamic Sky best in G3 $250K Red Smith Hcp


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Spencer: Qatar contract was not to be renewed... Leads to retirement


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