Federal authorities are scrambling to determine the size and scope of a scandal involving an Army biodefense facility in Utah that may have mistakenly sent live anthrax samples to scores of private and military laboratories around the world.
Here is the best mile info for Belmont: Based on this info the main challenge to AP should be Madefromlucky who last raced at Belmont at 9 furlongs and perhaps Frosted. Note that AP has 2-3-4th best mile times at or near lead and MFL presses with the best mile. Frosted could be a presser, but...
I am Bill. Still wet but spent my entire Sunday reviewing videos from the site basically on RDSS(2). I know Ted is away but I keep seeing that I should be reading the above "issues" but can not locate them. I've tried regular search on the onsite Google search. I find threads mentioning them,...
I don’t know how fast American Pharoah’s Preakness score will come up on Beyer Speed Figures. As a believer and maker of my own figures for almost four decades, it surprises even me to say that I don’t care. That Preakness, for me, was the best race American Pharoah has ever run. By far. I’ve had my reservations about him, about his perfect trips and all tha […]
Last July, Clearly Now ran the race of his life, setting a track record cruising to victory in the seven-furlong Belmont Sprint. On Saturday, trainer Brian Lynch is hoping Clearly Now can duplicate that effort in the $250,000 True North.
The New York Racing Association has more than doubled the purse of the Tremont this year from $100,000 to $250,000. The result is a much better group than in 2014, when the race had to be delayed five days due to a lack of entries and eventually went with a four-horse field.
The Metropolitan Handicap (gr. I) is on the Belmont Stakes (gr. I) undercard for the second year in a row. With the 2014 edition won by the previous year's Belmont winner, Christophe Clement hopes Tonalist can also win.
Thoroughbred Charities of America announced June 3 the appointment of Nathan McCauley to its board of directors. He currently has more than two dozen horses in training and on the family's McCauley Farm in Nicholasville, Ky.
Texas Ryano figures prominently in summertime plans for trainer Carla Gaines.A 4-year-old colt, Texas Ryano has his 2015 debut in an optional claimer at a mile on turf at Santa Anita on Thursday, a race Gaines expects will lead to stakes appearances at Del Mar beginning next month.
FIFA President Sepp Blatter said he will step down as the head of the world soccer’s governing body, following the disclosure last week of U.S. criminal charges against more than a dozen current and former FIFA officials and sports-marketing executives.
Ten years after the Pennsylvania Derby was going to host for the first time the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner in the form of local runner Smarty Jones, Parx Racing will finally get that honor on Saturday when California Chrome starts the 1 1/8-mile race.
Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner California Chrome galloped over the Parx Racing track Thursday morning as he prepares to face seven other 3-year-olds in the $1 million, 1 1/8-mile Pennsylvania Derby on Saturday