Horse racing: Rivalry resumes today at Oaklawn

Saturday, April 12, 2014
While the last two big Kentucky Derby preps will be held at Keeneland and Oaklawn Park this weekend, they’ll have to share the spotlight with a juicy matchup pitting two prominent horses from last year’s 3-year-old crop.

Princess of Sylmar romps in 2014 debut

Monday, April 7, 2014
Heavily favored Princess of Sylmar, owned by Linton High School graduate Eddie Stanco, made short work of her four rivals in the $100,000 Cat Cay Sunday at Aqueduct Racetrack.

Rivalry resumes today in Wood Memorial

Saturday, April 5, 2014
The biggest Kentucky Derby prep in New York will be in a New York state of mind today.

Horse racing: Intense Holiday eyeing a big payday

Saturday, March 29, 2014
You can never relax in horse racing, but at least the pressure is off for Starlight Racing’s Intense Holiday today.

Horses saved from burning barn at Saratoga track

Friday, March 28, 2014
Authorities say more than a dozen horses have been rescued from a burning barn at the harness racing track in Saratoga Springs.
State agency probes reports of thoroughbred abuse

State agency probes reports of thoroughbred abuse

Friday, March 21, 2014
The New York State Gaming Commission is investigating allegations of abuse and mistreatment of racehorses by Steve Asmussen, one of the nation’s top trainers.

Jockey Gomez among Hall of Fame finalists

Saturday, March 8, 2014
Jockey Garrett Gomez and trainer Steve Asmussen, along with two-time Horse of the Year Curlin, are among 10 finalists named to the National Museum of Racing’s Hall of Fame ballot.

National Museum of Racing names 10 Hall of Fame finalists

Friday, March 7, 2014
The 10 finalists have been named on the National Museum of Racing's 2014 Hall of Fame ballot, as selected by the Hall of Fame Nominating Committee.

$1.9M in projects planned at Saratoga Race Course

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
The New York Racing Association will spend $1.9 million on improvements for track patrons at Saratoga Race Course, including installing high-definition televisions and video screens, NYRA officials said Wednesday.

Horse racing notes: Unbeaten Samraat heads Gotham field

Saturday, March 1, 2014
The founder and chairman of Barnes and Noble will have bookends in the Grade III Gotham at Aqueduct today.

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