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Fixing the Derby

2019-05-12T05:38:25-05:00May 12th, 2019|

    Fixing the Derby: Would Reducing Field Size Help?   Peter Lee   Amid all the controversy surrounding Maximum Security's disqualification in the Kentucky Derby, some were calling for a reduced field size from the current 20 to 14.   At first glance, it makes sense: when the gates [...]

Santa Anita Re-Opens

2019-03-30T07:01:00-05:00March 30th, 2019|

  Closed following 22 equine fatalities at the meet, Santa Anita re-opened on Friday. Things seemed to go smoothly after a series of proposals, meetings, and controversy about changes the Stronach Group wants to implement and is already implementing regarding medications, riding crop/whip use, work-outs, and entries. Epical took the [...]