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Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in Illinois

17 days ago   |   Miami Herald

July 1, 2018 Belleville News-Democrat Illinois horse racing wants you to bet on the past so it has a future So what sucker would gamble on a horse race that...
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Elegant Meghan Markle, and 13 of the most outrageous fascinators at the Royal Ascot

Elegant Meghan Markle, and 13 of the most outrageous fascinators at the Royal Ascot

1 month ago   |   National Post

Meghan and Prince Harry. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry attended the Royal Ascot together for the first time on Tuesday. The newlyweds arrived in a stunning horse carriage...
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Fans cheer Triple Crown winner Justify during parade lap

1 month ago   |   National Post

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Triple Crown winner Justify was calm while posing for thousands of fans who cheered and took pictures of horse racing's newest superstar in 90-degree heat at...
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Dutch Bros co-founder goes for coffee-horse racing exacta

1 month ago   |   Miami Herald

Travis Boersma has fond memories of Grants Pass Downs. And he's not through making new ones. The founder of the Grants Pass home-grown mega coffee company Dutch Bros traces his...
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The Disappearance Of The African-American Jockey

1 month ago   |   Forbes

When horse racing was the dominant sport in America in the 19th century, African-American jockeys were among the most famous - and wealthiest - athletes. The story of how...
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Belmont Stakes 2018 Payout: Triple Crown Field Times and Prize Money Earnings

1 month ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   5 articles

Justify had a chance to put his name in the history books when he stepped on the Belmont Park track Saturday evening in Elmont, New York...
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Mike Smith guides Justify to Triple Crown, oldest jockey

1 month ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

NEW YORK - The thoroughbred horse racing world belongs to “Big Money Mike” Smith. The 52-year-old jockey who has been dominating big races in recent years put an exclamation...
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Triple Crown 2018: Justify's Total Prize Money Earned After Belmont Stakes

1 month ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   5 articles

Even though 2018 is just over five months old, Justify has already had a very lucrative year. That's what happens to a horse that wins the Triple Crown ...
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Belmont Stakes 2018 Payout: Prize Money Purse and Triple Crown Order of Finish

1 month ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   12 articles

Justify achieved history Saturday in the Belmont Stakes, becoming the 13th horse to win the Triple Crown. The result was never in doubt, with Justify going wire-to-wire in the...
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Belmont Stakes 2018: Prize-Money Purse, Post Time, Vegas Odds Payouts and More

1 month ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   4 articles

The time has come for Justify to prove whether he's got what it takes win the 2018 Belmont Stakes and thus the Triple Crown, an accolade only 12 other horses in history have...
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