Today is one of the most exciting days of the year for me! Welcome to Derby Day, everyone!
Four years ago I fell in love with horse racing and started learning more about the sport. 108 more words
Sometimes this can be a wonderfully rewarding game; other times it can be a cruel, cruel game. Inevitably, we all see both ends of the spectrum and I happened to be on the cruel end this past weekend with the Razorback – I’ll get to that in a minute. 1,191 more words
Within the last two weeks there are has been a shake-up in the three-year-old division, which has seen Union Rags retire and Bodemeister pull out of the Haskell Invitational. 268 more words
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Belmont Stakes winner Union Rags has been retired because of a tendon injury in his left front leg.
The announcement on Saturday came a week after the colt’s veterinarian had said he would be out with the injury but that his prognosis was “excellent” for a return to the races next year. 241 more words