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Secretariat Derby-Worn Shoe Sells for Over $80K

21 Aug 2018
A race-worn shoe from Secretariat’s record-setting GI Kentucky Derby win in 1973 has sold for $80,736 in a Lelands.com sports memorabilia auction that ended late Friday night. The auction opened July 15 and continued for a month with almost 6,400 views and 18 separate bids. “We anticipated a high level of interest in Secretariat’s Derby
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Three New Live-Money “Super Qualifiers” Added to NHC Tour

21 Aug 2018
The New York Racing Association, Churchill Downs Inc. and The Stronach Group are set to host three brand-new “NHC Super Qualifiers” in the coming months, offering dozens of berths to the February’s NTRA National Horseplayers Championship in Las Vegas. The live-money contest will be held Sept. 29 at Belmont Park, Dec. 22 at Fair Grounds
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Racing Clubs Gathering Steam

21 Aug 2018
When Canterbury Park started its racing club in 2009, its goal was just to educate racing fans in Minnesota about ownership. But in the near decade since it was formed, the club has proven to be an industry-changing idea with racetracks across the country following its model. “It never crossed my mind that other racetracks
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Brad Cox Has Risen to the Top, And He Wants More

21 Aug 2018
He’s developing a likely champion in Monomoy Girl (Tapizar), is third in the nation in wins and sixth in earnings and won this year’s training title at the Fair Grounds and finished second at Churchill. But Brad Cox isn’t satisfied. There’s driven and then there’s Cox. He’s obsessive, obsessive to the point where satisfaction is
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Quality Road Colt Kicks It in Late in Ellis Park Juvenile

20 Aug 2018
After uncorking a head-turning move heading for home, Tobacco Road continued a sustained rally into the lane to wear down stablemate Whiskey Echo and get the job done as the public’s pick. Fifth going six panels on debut at Churchill Downs June 28, the bay seemed to relish an additional furlong when he broke through
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