Horse Racing

Arrogate soundly beaten by Accelerate in stunner at Del Mar

Jul 23, 2017

Accelerate stunned overwhelming favorite Arrogate to win the $300,000 San Diego Handicap by 8 1/2 lengths at Del Mar, snapping the seven-race winning streak of the world's top-ranked horse

Wings of Eagles wins English Derby with Queen in attendance

Jun 3, 2017

Wings Of Eagles scored a 40-1 upset in the English Derby at Epsom to give trainer Aidan O'Brien his sixth win in the race; Queen Elizabeth was among the spectators

40-1 outsider wins English derby, beating 2 Frankel colts

Jun 3, 2017

Wings Of Eagles caused a huge 40-1 upset in the English Derby at Epsom to propel jockey Padraig Beggy into the limelight on Saturday

Dettori wins the Oaks for a 4th time

Jun 2, 2017

Italian jockey Frankie Dettori won the Oaks for the fourth time in riding Enable to a five-length victory in an English classic horse race run in driving rain

Betting on races already run? Tracks eye new source of cash

Jun 1, 2017

New Jersey is considering allowing bettors to wager on historical races, in which the date and place of pre-recorded races and the names of horses and jockeys remain secret until the videotape starts

2 Breeders' Cup races to be shortened at Del Mar

Jun 1, 2017

Two Breeders' Cup races will be shortened when the two-day world championships are run at Del Mar for the first time in November

Churchill Downs moves online wagering operations to Kentucky

May 30, 2017

The parent company of Churchill Downs racetrack, home of the Kentucky Derby, has moved its online wagering operations from Silicon Valley to Louisville

With no Triple Crown in play, Belmont lacks a singular buzz

May 21, 2017

Plans for Preakness winner Cloud Computing still up in the air with Belmont down the road

Rested and ready: 13-1 shot Cloud Computing wins Preakness

May 21, 2017

Cloud Computing ran down Classic Empire in the final strides to win the Preakness by a head in an upset

The Latest: Cloud Computing wins Preakness in upset

May 20, 2017

Cloud Computing caught Classic Empire in the final strides to win the Preakness in an upset