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Horse Racing

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  • Film Reviews: Opening This Week (April 7-11, 2014)

    Rio 2 (20th Century Fox) A rather misleading title is just one reason to be slightly suspicious of "Rio 2" an eye-popping, ear-tickling animated sequel that labors to fold a cheeky family sitcom, an earnest environmental primer, an exotic jungle tour, a...
  • Santa Anita Park to offer temporary free weekend admission to infield

    Santa Anita Park to offer temporary free weekend admission to infield
    Santa Anita Park said it plans to offer free weekend admission to its infield area starting April 26 and lasting through the end of its current meet June 29. The legendary horse-racing track in Arcadia also said it would offer free parking in the...
  • Ben's Cat wins Mister Diz at Pimlico again

    Ben's Cat wins Mister Diz at Pimlico again
    Julian Pimentel kept Ben's Cat under a snug hold until a furlong from home, then signaled for him to go and spurted away to win the $75,000 Mister Diz Stakes, the first of three stakes races Saturday at Pimlico Race Course. This was the fifth year in...
  • Monday night ministry reaches racetrack workers

    Inside the hushed contours of the racetrack kitchen, deep in the cloistered, hardscrabble world of the backstretch at Laurel Park racetrack, every head was bowed. The Rev. Segundo Mir, who pastors a mostly Spanish-speaking flock at First Baptist Church of...
  • A look at possible Kentucky Derby contenders as Triple Crown season nears

    A look at possible Kentucky Derby contenders as Triple Crown season nears
    With two weekends of key prep races to go, the Kentucky Derby field is still taking shape. At this time last week, Cairo Prince was a popular choice for Derby favorite. Now? He’s a horse who finished fourth in the Florida Derby and might not...
  • Pimentel rides two winners at Pimlico spring meet opener

    Pimentel rides two winners at Pimlico spring meet opener
    Jockey Julian Pimentel rode a pair of winners on the opening day card of the Pimlico Race Course spring meeting Thursday. The 34-year-old, who has been a top-five state rider since arriving from New Jersey in 2006, placed first with He's Achance and...
  • Thoroughbred racing resumes at Pimlico on Thursday

    Thoroughbred racing resumes at Pimlico on Thursday
    Thoroughbred racing will resume at Pimlico Race Course on Thursday afternoon with a nine-race card to kick off the track's 35-day spring meeting. The schedule will be highlighted by the 139th Preakness Stakes, with a richer purse of $1.5 million, up...
  • Clancy's Call: Blue Grass Stakes; Arkansas Derby

    Bob Clancy's selections for two Grade 1 races Saturday on the road to the Kentucky Derby May 3 (Derby points allotted on a 100-40-20-10 basis to first four finishers): Blue Grass Stakes Site: Keeneland Race Course, Lexington, Ky. (Polytrack); Post time:...
  • Ironman Series to hold first state, Mid-Atlantic triathlon in September

    Triathlon Ironman Series to hold first state, Mid-Atlantic race in September The inaugural state Ironman triathlon will take place Sept. 20, becoming the first Ironman Series race in the Mid-Atlantic and the series' 12th U.S. location. The 2.4-mile...
  • Need Run-Up To Horse Racing Season

    It appears that the times have passed since a young person can become a fan of the magnificence of the racing horse. Not only is it the world's fastest land animal over a distance, it is the time of year when in the sports world the Kentucky Derby is a...
  • Mickey Rooney dies at 93; show-business career spanned a lifetime

    Mickey Rooney dies at 93; show-business career spanned a lifetime
    Mickey Rooney, a celebrated child actor who embodied the All-American boy in the "Andy Hardy" films of the 1930s and '40s and became one of the era's top box-office draws, has died. He was 93. Rooney, whose roller-coaster show-business career was marked...