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Racing Returns to Camarero

By Perry Lefko Thoroughbred horse racing returned to Puerto Rico’s Camarero Racetrack Sunday, the first card since Hurricane Maria damaged the country back in September, and it proved to be an emotional day for various reasons. Three races were run, … Continue reading

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Olczyk Liking His Odds

By Perry Lefko Eddie Olczyk is used to playing the odds as a horseplayer and handicapper, and now the popular broadcaster and former NHL center affectionately known as Edzo is giving himself a good chance to beat cancer. Olczyk, who … Continue reading

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Q&A: Andrew Collins, President & CEO of Sentient Jet

By T. D. Thornton Sentient Jet is entering its seventh year of sponsorship with the Breeders’ Cup as the exclusive private aviation partner of the World Thoroughbred Championships. In addition to being the title sponsor of the GI Breeders’ Cup … Continue reading

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Godolphin Sponsors New Leopardstown Initiative

Godolphin will partner with Leopardstown Racecourse in Ireland to give students free entry to the racecourse on Killavullan S. Day on Oct. 22, Leopardstown announced Wednesday. Club Godolphin, the racing giant’s fan loyalty program, is also inviting 50 students to … Continue reading

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Elser Breezing Down Under

By Alayna Cullen Horse racing is a global sport, heralded for its international festivals where the world’s greatest come to compete. Not only has racing become more of an international affair, but so, too, have sales. No matter what sale … Continue reading

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Work the Sale for Success

By Alayna Cullen Ask anyone, horse racing is about a dream; a dream of breeding, buying, owning or training a winner. The yearling sales season offers plenty of opportunity for the dream to remain alive as vendors and buyers flock … Continue reading

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‘It’s not easy changing career’

Kieren Fallon: is enjoying working for Godolphin   PICTURE: Getty Images   Every Sunday we interview a star of racing in our RPSunday supplement. Enjoy this exclusive sample as the six-time champion jockey, 52, takes our weekly grilling. What advice … Continue reading

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999-1 shot gets up to win after flying finish

Captain Sharpe (circled): was matched at 1,000 on Betfair   PICTURE: attheraces   A day after in-running 1.01 backers endured one of their most expensive days with the surprise defeat of Seyaady at Carlisle, their rival 999-1 backers were in clover … Continue reading

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Derby ruled out as Churchill takes aim at Guineas double

Churchill (Ryan Moore, right)   PICTURE: Edward Whitaker (racingpost.com/photos)   Churchill is set to bid for a Guineas double at the Curragh on Saturday, according to trainer Aidan O’Brien, seemingly ending any lingering hopes he could be aimed at the … Continue reading

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Palmer checking health of team after Galileo flop adds to concerns

Hugo Palmer   PICTURE: Edward Whitaker (racingpost.com/photos)   Hugo Palmer is carry out checks of his string for any signs of sickness after a dip in the yard’s form included a heavy defeat for stable star Galileo Gold in Saturday’s … Continue reading

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