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Horse injured in race at Santa Anita; 34th to die at track

A 3-year-old gelding was fatally injured in the fifth race at Santa Anita.
5 months ago

32nd horse dies at Santa Anita after catastrophic injury

Two-time Kentucky Derby-winning jockey Mario Gutierrez was tossed.
6 months ago

Triple Crown winner failed drug test: Report

The New York Times reports that Justify, the horse that won all three major races in 2018, failed a drug test a month before the Kentucky Derby.
7 months ago
Triple Crown winner failed drug test: Report

2nd horse in 2 days, 29th overall, dies at Santa Anita

Management has chosen to continue racing for the rest of the current meet.
10 months ago

Santa Anita checking if rules followed before horse's death

Stronach Group investigating whether rules were followed before 26th horse death
10 months ago

Another horse dies at Santa Anita racetrack, marking 24 in six months

It's the first equine fatality since March 31.
10 months ago
Another horse dies at Santa Anita racetrack, marking 24 in six months

Kentucky Derby winner Country House will not race in Preakness Stakes due to health

Kentucky Derby winner Country House will not race in the Preakness Stakes due to health concerns, according to its trainer.
1 year ago
Kentucky Derby winner will not race in Preakness Stakes due to health concerns

Maximum Security out of Preakness; Derby DQ appeal denied

Maximum Security will not run Preakness; Kentucky Horse Racing Commission denies appeal of disqualification as Derby winner
1 year ago

Winning Kentucky Derby jockey says lane-interference violation was right call

Flavien Prat rode Country House with 65-1 odds in the 145th Kentucky Derby.
1 year ago
Winning Kentucky Derby jockey says lane-interference violation was right call

Kentucky Derby champion jockey reacts to controversial win

Flavien Prat speaks out about his victory with Country House after the first-place winner, Maximum Security, was disqualified.
1 year ago
Kentucky Derby champion jockey reacts to controversial win

Country House wins at Kentucky Derby after Maximum Security's historic disqualification

Country House's jockey objected Maximum Security's win, claiming that the horse "veered out of his path in the final turn."
1 year ago
Country House wins at Kentucky Derby after 1st on-track DQ in race's history

23rd horse dies at Santa Anita after racing accident

A two-horse spill in the $100,000 San Simeon Stakes led to the latest death.
1 year ago

Justify leads wire to wire at Belmont to win the Triple Crown

Justify charged out of the gate and never gave up the lead, powering his way to victory at the Belmont Stakes to become just the 13th horse to win the Triple Crown.
2 years ago
Justify leads wire to wire at Belmont to win the Triple Crown

Preakness Day: 2 Horses Die, Jockey Injured in First Few Races

The injured jockey suffered a clavicle fracture.
4 years ago
2 Horses Die, Jockey Injured on Preakness Day

Exaggerator Wins the Preakness; Nyquist Finishes Third

There will be no Triple Crown winner this year.
4 years ago
Exaggerator Wins the Preakness; Nyquist Finishes Third

Nyquist Wins Kentucky Derby

The horse - the pre-race favorite - remains undefeated.
4 years ago
Nyquist Wins Kentucky Derby

Undefeated Champ Nyquist Expected to Win Kentucky Derby

Nyquist will make his run for the roses at Churchill Downs in the 142nd Kentucky Derby on Saturday.
4 years ago
Undefeated Champ Nyquist Expected to Win Kentucky Derby

Racehorses Get 'Second Chance' from New York Inmates

What happens to racehorses after life on the track?
4 years ago
How Retired Racehorses Get a 2nd Chance