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Santa Anita to Keep 2019 Breeders’ Cup

2019-06-27T19:26:19-05:00June 27th, 2019|

  In what turned out to be a unanimous vote, the Breeders' Cup committee voted to keep the 2019 event at Santa Anita. There was widespread speculation they might move the Breeders' Cup to Churchill Downs, or even Del Mar in response to the rash of fatal breakdowns at the [...]

Michael Valiante’s Top 15

2019-06-27T18:52:27-05:00June 27th, 2019|

My Top 15 Hispanic Jockeys By Michael Valiante Throughout its history, America has proven to be a land of opportunity for immigrants around the world who have come here and carved out a name for themselves through hard work and discipline. As an example, the game of thoroughbred racing has [...]

Cell Function and Development in Horses

2019-06-27T18:52:59-05:00June 27th, 2019|

    How Essential Fatty Acid (Omega) Supplementation and the use of Healthy Fat in Horse’s diet Contributes to Cell Development and Function   Every cell in the horse's body is surrounded by fat. Omega-6 and omega-3 fatty acids compete for incorporation into the cell membrane.  As part of the cell [...]

NYRA Late Pick 5 Now Available to All

2019-06-26T12:32:11-05:00June 26th, 2019|

  Until now the late NYRA Pick 5, with a 15% takeout was only available on track and to NYRA Bets account holders. This obviously hurt the handle of the wager in an attempt to lure more customers to the NYRA Bets platform. Effective July 3rd and through the end [...]

The Circle of Racing Life

2019-06-24T10:39:16-05:00June 24th, 2019|

  The Circle of Racing Life By Mike Valiante If I had a $1 for every word tweeted, posted, spoken or written about Santa Anita and the proposed reforms for that track I could have covered many a bar bill. Today I would like to address improvements that racing should [...]

What or Who Killed Phar Lap

2019-06-24T10:28:36-05:00June 24th, 2019|

  What - Or Who - Killed Phar Lap?   By Peter Lee   Phar Lap was a great horse on his way to becoming one of the greatest ever.   After a slow start at 2 and 3, he won 14 of 16 races as a 4-year-old in 1930, [...]

Stronach Group Bans Hollendorfer

2019-06-23T08:27:58-05:00June 23rd, 2019|

  In a ban that encompasses all Stronach Group tracks, Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer was given 72 hours on Saturday to vacate the Santa Anita premises and remove the horses under his care. Hollendorfer also has a size-able string at Golden Gate, another Stronach owned track. The somewhat [...]

Ascot Wraps Up

2019-06-23T07:44:44-05:00June 23rd, 2019|

    Royal Ascot wrapped up Saturday and you'd be hard pressed to argue Frankie Dettori and Blue Point were not the stars of the meet. Blue Point took his second Group 1 of the short 5 day meet when he easily won the Diamond Jubilee Stakes under James Doyle. [...]