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  • Horse Trainer Suspended 18 Months For Giving Racehorses Viagra

    Horse Trainer Suspended 18 Months For Giving Racehorses Viagra

    Sure, we all assumed the world of horse racing was filled with all sorts of sketchy behavior taking place behind closed doors, but every once in a while, we get a reminder in the news. This time around that reminder comes in the form of Mike Mudaris, who’s been sidelined by California authorities after two […]

  • Horsey McHorseface Wins First Race (Video)

    Horsey McHorseface Wins First Race (Video)

    The best name in horse racing finally has an entry in the win column. Horsey McHorseface, the three-year-old Australian gelding whose name was inspired by Boaty McBoatface, came from behind on the final furlong to claim victory on Monday at the Arthur Thompson Memorial Maiden Plate at Cessnock Racecourse in New South Wales, Australia. Owner […]

  • Check Out The HOT, DRUNK and CRAZY Women From the 2017 Grand National (PICS)

    Check Out The HOT, DRUNK and CRAZY Women From the 2017 Grand National (PICS)

    Every year, thousands of of people pack the Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool to watch the world-famous Grand National steeplechase and, more importantly, get really, really drunk. The event lasts a total of three days, beginning with the Grand Opening Day on Thursday, followed by Ladies Day on Friday, and ending with Grand National Day on […]

  • Look at This Dandy Race Horse Wearing a Three-Piece Suit for Some Reason (Pic)

    Look at This Dandy Race Horse Wearing a Three-Piece Suit for Some Reason (Pic)

    Tuesday marks the first day of the four-day Cheltenham Festival, one of the most famous horse racing events in the world. To celebrate the occasion, British bookmakers William Hill teamed up with former Alexander McQueen designer Emma Sandham-King to make a custom three-piece suit out of Scotland’s famous Harris Tweed. For a horse. Seriously. They […]

  • American Pharoah Wins Breeders’ Cup Classic by a Landslide (Video)

    American Pharoah Wins Breeders’ Cup Classic by a Landslide (Video)

    American Pharoah went out in style, winning the Breeders Cup Classic earlier today at Keeneland in Lexington, Kentucky. The 2015 Triple Crown winner got out to an early lead, and that lead only grew over the course of the next 1 1/4 mile.  In the end, it was American Pharoah by 6 1/2 lengths over Effinex […]

  • $315K in American Pharoah Winnings Still Unclaimed

    $315K in American Pharoah Winnings Still Unclaimed

    I guess the fairweather fans at the Belmont Stakes were so swept up in the moment of triumph for the Triple Crown winner that they forgot to collect on their bets. Either that, or the American Pharoah backers valued their $2 betting tickets as souvenirs more than they did the $3.50 that their tickets were […]

  • Watch Footage of American Pharoah vs. Secretariat (Video)

    Watch Footage of American Pharoah vs. Secretariat (Video)

    American Pharoah was impressive during his Triple Crown-clinching run at Belmont on Saturday, as he posted the sixth-fastest time in the history of the race. But as good as the Bob Baffert-trained horse was, he would have been no match for Secretariat and his record-breaking time of 2:24.00 from 1973. Interested in seeing what an American […]

  • American Pharoah Wins Belmont Stakes, Triple Crown (Video)

    American Pharoah Wins Belmont Stakes, Triple Crown (Video)

    It finally happened! Thirty-seven years after Secretariat last did it in 1978, American Pharoah, trained by Bob Baffert and ridden by Victor Espinoza, ended the long drought and completed the United States’ Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing.  He did so in dominant fashion, leading the Belmont Stakes from wire to wire and winning the race in a […]

  • The 11 Winners of Horse Racing’s Triple Crown

    The 11 Winners of Horse Racing’s Triple Crown

    American Pharaoh has taken the Preakness and the Kentucky Derby titles, so all that’s left to join the ranks of Triple Crown-winning horses is a win at the Belmont in New York. Should American Pharaoh be able to defeat the field there, he will join 11 other curiously named fellas in the annals of horseracing history. However, knocking down […]