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‘Good day’ at the  race course? Try $115,000
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‘Good day’ at the  race course? Try $115,000

Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014
Racehorse Days Ride was finished.
 
Steeplechase maintains following, pushes for growth
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Steeplechase maintains following, pushes for growth

Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014
Steeplechase is considered an oddity, an outlier, an unfamiliar curiosity widely viewed as not worthy of a bet, though it remains huge in places such as England and Ireland.
 
NYRA may look at closing downstate track
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NYRA may look at closing downstate track

Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014
New York Racing Association President and Chief Executive Officer Chris Kay indicated he is working on a long-term plan that will ensure NYRA remains on steady financial ground.
 
Saratoga horse sales draw packed house
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Saratoga horse sales draw packed house

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014

Dr. Jim Hill had a good feeling about the dark brown colt put up for sale at the Fasig-Tipton sale in Lexington 39 years ago.
 
NYRA defends race course attendance calculations
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NYRA defends race course attendance calculations

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014
Each of the 6,700-plus season pass holders are counted in the on-track attendance at the Saratoga Race Course tallied by the New York Racing Association.
 
Fewer horses, fewer races at Saratoga
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Fewer horses, fewer races at Saratoga

Monday, Aug. 4, 2014
The idea that less is more is not new, more or less.
 

Filly tranquilized, vanned off at Saratoga

Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Lavender Road scratched, then collapses
 
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A few things for novices to know when placing their bets

Friday, July 25, 2014
One thing certain about wagering: There’s no such thing as a sure bet.
 
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The List: 10 brain-teasers about Saratoga

Friday, July 25, 2014
Here are 10 brain-teasers surrounding Saratoga Race Course to test you on the second Friday of the meet.
 
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Newspaper staff cuts felt in press box, coverage at track

Saturday, July 19, 2014
There are now no New York City turf writers covering Saratoga full-time, a blow to a sport starved for attention and an indicator of the travails facing scaled-back newspapers and mainstream media in general.
 
 

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