Del Mar adds safety measures ahead of 80th racing season

DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) — Del Mar will introduce safety enhancements when the track north of San Diego opens its 80th summer of racing on July 17. The track owned by Del Mar Thoroughbred Club said Tuesday it will use a five-member panel to review the medical, training and racing records of every horse entered […]

Aidan O’Brien to be well represented in New York at Belmont Derby

Trainer Aidan O'Brien will be represented by a trio of runners Saturday as the first legs of the newly minted Turf Triple series get underway. Slated to arrive in New York on Tuesday and clear quarantine for training by Thursday, the European contingent includes Blenheim Palace and Cape of Good Hope for the Grade 1, $1 million Belmont Derby […]

One Bad Boy wins Queen’s Plate in Canada

July 1 (UPI) -- One Bad Boy came from California to win the Queen's Plate in Canada Saturday while 2017 Plate winner Holy Helena came from a 13-months layoff to win the Dance Smartly Stakes on the same card. Stormy Embrace gets a chance to redeem herself from last year's disappointment in the Breeders' Cup […]