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G3 DWYER QUOTES

Edited NYRA Staff Release — Flavien Prat, winning jockey aboard Domestic Product (No. 3, $3.40*): “He was traveling very well. I felt in control the

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RAVENS PROJECTION 2024-5

By Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.com — Don’t cry for the Ravens. In a massive offseason overhaul, Baltimore parted ways with several starters from their 14-5 team,

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COMPLEXION READY FOR SPA

Complexion set for stakes debut in $175K Schuylerville on Opening Day at Saratoga Race Course SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The well-bred Complexion will look to

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REAL MACHO STEPS UP

Edited Gulfstream Staff Release – Trainer Rohan Crichton, Reeves Thoroughbred Racing, Daniel Walters and Dennis Smith’s Real Macho captured his first stakes victory in Friday’s $95,000

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NEXT AS GOOD AS EVER

Edited NYRA Staff Release. – Michael Foster’s Next has reigned supreme in the dirt marathon division and confirmed it yet again with an impressive title-defense

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A WORD TO THE CFB-WISE

By Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.com — With the start of the 2024 college football season right around the corner, I cannot overstate the value and importance

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PRAT ADDS TO HIS STATURE

Edited NYRA Staff Release – Jockey Flavien Prat celebrated Independence Day by posting five wins from eight mounts on Thursday’s nine-race card at Belmont at

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APPLEBY HAS BIG U.S. PLANS

By J A McGrath, Thoroughbred Racing Commentary — Charlie Appleby sends Legend Of Time and Cinderella’s Dream to the big Belmont Invitational meeting at Aqueduct

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ADVANCE NFL WAGER

By Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.xom — Last season, the Westgate SuperBook projected the Cardinals would be underdogs in every game of the 2023 season – and

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WILL ‘LEGEND’ BE IN TIME?

Edited NYRA Staff Release – Godolphin’s British homebred Legend of Time will look to double up on graded scores in Saturday’s Grade 1, $750,000 Belmont

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CATALYTC TOPS CARRY BACK

Edited Gulfstream Staff Release – Tami Bobo, Julie Davies and George Isaacs’ Catalytic is slated for a return to action in Friday’s $95,000 Carry Back at

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BOXING’S BIG BIRTH

Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.com — It was 103 years ago yesterday that Jack Dempsey successfully defended his heavyweight title against Georges Carpentier in boxing’s first million-dollar

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HARNESS POLL, WEEK 3

By Ken Weingartner, USTA — The Hambletonian Society/Breeders Crown poll released Tuesday found the top-two horses separated by one point — equaling the closest margin

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BACK-TO-BACK ACES 67M-to-1

By Marc Lawrence, PlaybookSports.com — Most people will go their whole lives without making a hole-in-one. Frank Bensel Jr. did it twice on Friday… on

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WINTER RACING BELMONT ’26

Edited NYRA Staff Release – The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) today announced plans for the future utilization of the all-weather Tapeta track at

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