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  • Lawsuit targets Nebraska horse racing measure

    By Associated Press

    A Nebraska anti-gambling group has filed a lawsuit to keep off the November ballot a measure that would allow betting on previously recorded horse races shown on machines that resemble casino slots. Published July 29, 2014

  • Father Patrick 4-5 favorite for Hambletonian

    By MIKE FARRELL - Associated Press

    Father Patrick puts a 15-race winning streak on the line as the 4-5 favorite in the $1 million Hambletonian on Saturday at the Meadowlands Racetrack. Published July 29, 2014

  • Jockey injured at Great Falls horse race

    By Associated Press

    A jockey is hospitalized in serious condition with head injuries after a weekend horse racing accident in Great falls that injured the horse so badly it had to be euthanized. Published July 29, 2014

  • Big Macher scores upset in Bing Crosby at Del Mar

    By Associated Press

    Big Macher won the $300,000 Bing Crosby Stakes by a half-length Sunday at Del Mar. Published July 28, 2014

  • R Free Roll wins Honorable Miss at Saratoga

    By Associated Press

    R Free Roll took an early lead on a sloppy track and went on to win the $200,000 Grade 2 Honorable Miss Handicap by 1 1/4 lengths on a rainy Monday at Saratoga Race Course. Published July 28, 2014

  • Del Mar to move 2 turf races after horse deaths

    By Associated Press

    Del Mar will shift two turf races scheduled for Sunday to the dirt and make other adjustments after the deaths of some horses, including two Saturday, since the summer meet began nearly two weeks ago. Published July 27, 2014

  • Fed Biz wins San Diego Handicap at Del Mar

    By Associated Press

    Fed Biz led all the way in winning the $200,000 San Diego Handicap by 5 1/4 lengths in track-record time for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert at Del Mar on Saturday. Published July 27, 2014

  • Bayern wins Haskell Invitational

    By MIKE FARRELL - Associated Press

    Bayern won the $1 million Haskell Invitational on Sunday at Monmouth Park, extending trainer Bob Baffert's record for victories in the 3-year-old stakes to seven. Published July 27, 2014

  • Geeky Gorgeous captures Monmouth Park feature

    By Associated Press

    Geeky Gorgeous set the early pace and then drew off to win the $75,000 Regret Stakes at Monmouth Park on Saturday, beating Salamera by 4 1/2 lengths. Published July 26, 2014

  • Wicked Strong wins Jim Dandy at Saratoga

    By Associated Press

    Wicked Strong took the lead at the top of the stretch and held off Belmont Stakes winner Tonalist by 2 1/4 lengths Saturday in the Grade 2 $600,000 Jim Dandy at Saratoga Race Course. Published July 26, 2014

  • Irish Surf wins Cougar II Handicap at Del Mar

    By Associated Press

    Irish Surf won the $100,000 Cougar II Handicap by 8 1/4 lengths at Del Mar on Friday. Published July 25, 2014

  • V.E. Day wins Curlin at Saratoga Race Course

    By Associated Press - Associated Press

    V.E. Day won in his stakes debut to give jockey Jose Lezcano his 2,000th victory, rallying from last to edge Charge Now by a head Friday in the $100,000 Curlin at Saratoga Race Course. Published July 25, 2014

  • Keeneland postpones instant racing plan

    By Associated Press

    A Keeneland official says the race track doesn't want construction under way when next year's Breeders' Cup is held there and is putting off plans to build a facility for instant racing. Published July 25, 2014

  • Bench Light wins Del Mar feature

    By Associated Press

    Bench Light won Del Mar's $94,882 feature race Thursday, beating Money Clip by 6 1/4 lengths on the infield Jimmy Durante grass course. Published July 25, 2014

  • Untapable 2-1 favorite in the Haskell Invitational

    By Associated Press

    The filly Untapable is the 2-1 favorite for her first race against the colts, the $1 million Haskell Invitational on Sunday at Monmouth Park. Published July 24, 2014

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