VOTING NOW OPEN FOR SECRETARIAT ‘VOX POPULI’ AWARD

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Nov. 25, 2014) – Online voting is now open for the fifth annual Secretariat Vox Populi Award.  Created by Secretariat’s owner Penny Chenery, the Vox Populi, or “Voice of the People,” Award recognizes the racehorse whose popularity and racing excellence best resounded with the public and gained recognition for the sport during the […]

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XPRESSBET, GIDDY APPS EXTEND AGREEMENT FOR THREE YEARS

  Plans Include Launch of New Social Game in January 2015   November 20, 2014 (Washington, PA) – Leading Advance Deposit Wagering (ADW) provider, Xpressbet, and Real-Money Social Gambling pioneer, Giddy Apps, have extended their technology and content agreement for three (3) years, allowing customers to watch, wager and win real money on live horse […]

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SANTA ANITA WINTER MEET STAKES SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED; GRADE I MALIBU & GRADE I LA BREA LEAD WAY ON OPENING DAY DEC. 26; PRESTIGIOUS SANTA ANITA HANDICAP AND SANTA ANITA DERBY TO BOTH OFFER $1 MILLION PURSES

BIG ‘CAP & SAN ANTONIO BOTH RECEIVE SIGNIFICANT PURSE INCREASES, GREAT RACE PLACE TO OFFER TOTAL OF 37 GRADED STAKES THROUGH APRIL 19  Click here to see the stakes schedule. ARCADIA, Calif. (Nov. 19, 2014)–Santa Anita Park has announced its 2014-15 Winter Meet stakes schedule, with the Grade I Malibu and Grade I La Brea Stakes […]

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SANTA ANITA ANNOUNCES GRADE II MATHIS BROTHERS MILE TO BE RUN ON OPENING DAY, DEC. 26; PRESTIGIOUS GRASS FIXTURE FOR 3-YEAR-OLDS TO SUPPLANT FORMER SIR BEAUFORT STAKES

  GRADE II EVENT TO SERVE AS CORNERSTONE FOR LONG-TERM MARKETING PARTNERSHIP                   ARCADIA, Calif. (Nov. 14, 2014)–Santa Anita Park has announced that the Grade II Sir Beaufort Stakes will now be run as the Grade II Mathis Brothers Mile on opening day of the track’s Winter Meet, Dec. 26. The prestigious turf event […]

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TWO DAYS OF WORLD CLASS PERFORMANCES, INCREASED ATTENDANCE AND TELEVISION RATINGSPOWER 31st BREEDERS’ CUP AT SANTA ANITA

  World Championships sets sights on three-year host site plan beginning with 2015 at Keeneland   LEXINGTON, Ky. (November 12, 2014) – The 31st running of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Santa Anita Park was bolstered by increased attendance, television ratings, on-line engagement, new sponsors and outstanding competition from the world’s best horses.   […]

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BAYERN ‘HORSE OF MEET’ IN MEDIA POLL

  Baffert, Bejarano Earn Honors as Top Trainer and Jockey ARCADIA, Calif., (Nov. 2, 2014) – Headed by Classic winner Bayern, the Breeders’ Cup dominated Santa Anita’s 2014 Autumn Meet Media Poll, earning honors in most categories, including Horse of the Meet and Race of the Meet. Bayern, a 3-year-old colt owned by Kaleem Shah […]

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GOLDIKOVA STAKES QUOTES

  JOCKEY QUOTES   JOEL ROSARIO, FILIMBI, WINNER: “She broke well and I could see that everybody else was sending their horse, trying to get a position early so I just let her stay happy where she was at. I know she has a good finish so I waited and when I asked her she […]

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