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2021 Fort Erie Meet Concludes

on 10/26/2021 11:47 PM
CA$28.6 million was wagered on the meet.
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Stradivarius to Remain in Training for 2022 Campaign

on 10/26/2021 11:47 PM
John Gosden has revealed seven-time group 1 winner Stradivarius will remain in training as an 8-year-old, with the Ascot Gold Cup (G1) his primary objective before he retires at the end of the season.
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Record-Setting Action Continues at F-T October Sale

on 10/26/2021 11:47 PM
A standout son of the late Empire Maker sold for $750,000 to top the standings Oct. 26 at a blockbuster second session of the Fasig-Tipton Kentucky October Yearlings Sale, which remains on track as one for the record books midway in.
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Grocer Jack Highlights Record Autumn HIT Sale Trade

on 10/26/2021 9:46 PM
A marathon bidding duel kicked off at around 7 p.m on day two of the Tattersalls Autumn Horses in Training Sale in Newmarket Oct. 26, and the outcome was Grocer Jack bringing the highest price of a remarkably strong session at 700,000 guineas.
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Grocer Jack Highlights Record Autumn HIT Sale Trade

on 10/26/2021 9:46 PM
A marathon bidding duel kicked off at around 7 p.m on day two of the Tattersalls Autumn Horses in Training Sale in Newmarket Oct. 26, and the outcome was Grocer Jack bringing the highest price of a remarkably strong session at 700,000 guineas.
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Report: Details Emerge on BC Monitoring of Baffert

on 10/26/2021 7:45 PM
Expanded screening procedures for trainer Bob Baffert and his horses at the Breeders' Cup Nov. 5-6 at Del Mar will include observation from security officers with body cameras and abandoning usual withdrawal times for legal medications.
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Half to Rattle N Roll Tops Keeneland Digital Sale

on 10/26/2021 6:45 PM
Flaine, a half sister to Claiborne Breeders' Futurity (G1) winner Rattle N Roll, sold for $37,500 to St. Elias Stable to lead the Oct. 26 Keeneland October Digital Sale, held as part of Keeneland's Digital Sales Ring platform.
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Modernist to Enter Stud at Darby Dan

on 10/26/2021 6:45 PM
The multiple graded stakes-winning son of Uncle Mo hails from a family rich in graded stakes winners.
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Firenze Fire to Stud in Japan After Breeders' Cup

on 10/26/2021 6:45 PM
Nine-time graded stakes winner Firenze Fire will start a stud career at Arrow Stud in Japan after he contests the Qatar Racing Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1), according to owner/breeder Ron Lombardi.
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Ellis Projects HHR Facility to Add $6M a Year in Purses

on 10/26/2021 5:44 PM
Ellis Park is moving forward with an application for an extension facility in Owensboro, Ky., that will host HHR and simulcasting. The extension is estimated to produce an additional $6 million in purses per year for the Henderson, Ky., track.
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Grade 1 Millionaire True Timber Retired from Racing

on 10/26/2021 5:44 PM
Calumet Farm's grade 1 winner and millionaire True Timber has been retired from racing, the farm confirmed Oct. 26. No stud plans have been finalized.
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Frienze Fire to Stud in Japan After Breeder's Cup

on 10/26/2021 4:44 PM
Nine-time graded stakes winner Firenze Fire will start a stud career at Arrow Stud in Japan after he contests the Qatar Racing Breeders' Cup Sprint (G1), according to owner/breeder Ron Lombardi.
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Louisiana Commission Backs Broberg in CDI Dispute

on 10/26/2021 4:44 PM
Questioning the due process afforded Karl Broberg when CDI barred him this fall from competition at all of its tracks, the LSRC unanimously passed a motion during its Oct. 26 meeting authorizing his continued participation at CDI-owned Fair Grounds.
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Goffs Autumn Yearling Sale Adds 25 Hips to Catalog

on 10/26/2021 12:43 PM
An additional 25 supplementary hips have been added to the Goffs Autumn Yearling Sale, which takes place at Kildare Paddocks Nov. 2-3, immediately following the Autumn HIT Sale Nov. 1.
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Saldana Fined $1,000, Suspended 30 Days for Clenbuterol

on 10/26/2021 11:42 AM
California stewards suspended trainer Reed Saldana for 30 days and fined him $1,000 in an Oct. 23 ruling after his runner, Majestic Diva, showed the presence of clenbuterol in her system after winning an $8,000 claiming race at Los Alamitos Dec. 19.
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New York to Begin Bisphosphonate Testing

on 10/26/2021 11:42 AM
The New York State Gaming Commission announced that effective Oct. 26, the New York Drug Testing and Research Progam will commence testing of biologic samples for the presence of bisphosphonates. 
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Tin Cup Chalice Stakes: Doin'ittherightway

on 10/26/2021 7:41 AM
Tin Cup Chalice Stakes
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Shesastonecoldfox Stakes: Shesawildjoker

on 10/26/2021 7:41 AM
Shesastonecoldfox Stakes
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Day One of F-T October Shows Continued Market Strength

on 10/25/2021 11:39 PM
The first day of selling for the Fasig-Tipton October Yearlings Sale kicked off Oct. 25, after an hour delay due to the storms however, the weather did not keep buyers from being active on the grounds, seeing a deep buying bench with some new faces.
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Hochul Vetoes Measure to End NY Jockey Coupling Rule

on 10/25/2021 9:39 PM
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul vetoed a measure to end a wagering rule in New York State that put up a roadblock to married jockeys riding in the same race that became an issue highlighted earlier this year by jockeys Trevor McCarthy and Katie Davis.
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