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Texas Mile Set for Metroplex Track

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TEXAS MILE ON TAP FOR SATURDAY   ARLINGTON, TX (Lone Star Park) – The ($200,000 gr. III) Texas Mile, which attracted a field of nine older horses, will be contested under the lights for the first time Saturday. It is…

All American Gold Cup Boosted to $200,000

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            RUIDOSO, NM (Ruidoso Downs) – New Mexico (October 31, 2013) — The Grade All American Gold Cup purse will be raised 500 percent to a guaranteed $200,000 in 2014 through cooperation between Ruidoso Downs, New Mexico Horsemen’s Association and…

Tests Show Race Day Lasix Reg Working

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LOUISVILLE, (Texas Thoroughbred Assn.) – Since Kentucky regulators took over the administration of race-day Lasix in October of last year, scientists at the state’s official testing laboratory say the change in regulation appears to be doing its job despite problems…

Feature Hero Wins All American Derby

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Feature Hero wins richest race in Quarter Horse history. Q-Racing Journal Feature Hero wins the All American Derby. PHOTO: Gay Harris RUIDOSO DOWNS (AQHA Racing Journal) – Reliance Ranches LLC’s Feature Hero won the September 1 All American Derby (G1)…

$230,000 Filly Tops Second Session at Ruidoso

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                RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico (September 1, 2013) — The second session of the three-session Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale was down compared to the second session last year, despite a $230,000 session topper and 10 yearlings bringing $100,000…