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On Opening Weekend, Another Horse Dies at Santa Anita

17 days ago   |   NY Times

The beginning of the fall race meeting brought hopes that a series of changes would stop the carnage. On the second day, another death.
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Emtech 32nd Horse to Die at Santa Anita Track Since December

18 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

Emtech, a three-year-old colt, became the 32nd horse to die at Santa Anita Track since December when he was euthanized Saturday as the result of injuries sustained during a race...
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Illinois Racing Board grants Arlington race dates

22 days ago   |   Saint Louis Today

CHICAGO - The Illinois Racing Board has awarded a horse racing license to Arlington International Racecourse owner Churchill Downs Inc.
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Racing! Handle numbers down in California

25 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

My name is John Cherwa and welcome back to our horse racing newsletter as we prepare for the last weekend of the L.A.
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Los Alamitos loses three weeks of thoroughbred action as CHRB completes 2020 racing schedule

27 days ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The Los Alamitos thoroughbred racing meetings were reduced from eight weeks to five as the California Horse Racing Board finalized racing dates for Southern California on Thursday.
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Revealing Justify's failed drug test would have been illegal

27 days ago   |   Review Journal

California Horse Racing Board Executive Director Rick Baedeker discusses the recent furor over the 2018 Triple Crown winner's positive result for scopolamine.
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Zeke Becomes 31st Horse to Die Since Dec. 26 at Santa Anita Race Track

28 days ago   |   Bleacher Report

Four-year-old gelding Zeke died during training at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California, on Monday, marking the 31st horse fatality at the track since Dec. 26...
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Hong Kong Unrest Leads to Cancellation of Horse Races at Iconic Track

28 days ago   |   NY Times

The popular horse races - which draw a mix of Cantonese bettors and beer-swilling expats - had until now been largely unhurt by the unrest roiling the city.
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Racing! What the CHRB rule book says

1 month ago   |   Los Angeles Times

Chuck Winner, until recently the chairman of the California Horse Racing Board, did a little research to hopefully put an end to one aspect of the confusion regarding the...
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Horse Racing's Tough Year Keeps Getting Tougher

1 month ago   |   NY Times

A spate of horse deaths. An upended Kentucky Derby. And now questions about a Triple Crown winner and performance-enhancing drugs.
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