- Midnight Storm thunders to victory in DM Derby
- Condo Commando shows all in G1 Spinaway S.
- Wise Dan takes G2 Bernard Baruch in return
- Woodward: 'Luckyday' beats Moreno to wire
- Sunset Glow brilliant in Del Mar Debutante
- Palace earns Breeders' Cup berth in Forego
- Irish Mission returns to form in Glens Falls win
- Stonetastic is much the best in G 2 Prioress
- NY officials examining Saratoga horse deaths
- Startup Nation strong in G2 With Anticipation
- Saratoga to honor Durkin this weekend | Blog
- Pacific Classic: Shared Belief still unbeaten
- Tom's Tribute remains razor sharp in DM Mile
- Goldencents shatters own record at Del Mar
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On retirement and champions
On Sunday, track announcer Tom Durkin is retiring. Such a simple statement for such a momentous occasion.
Is 'Dan' a wise choice?
Wise Dan is set to return to racing Saturday in the Bernard Baruch Handicap at Saratoga. After the Grade 2 race, all will know if he has returned to the list of Horse of the Year contenders.
Busting bad streaks in the boondocks
Bad picking streaks that center on the biggest thoroughbred races are hard to shake.
Long time announcer Tom Durkin throws shirts to the crowd after his retirement ceremony Sunday afternoon Aug. 31, 2014, at ...(AP Photo/The Daily Gazette, Mark Schultz)
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Sunday, September 14 (Time TBD)
Coverage of the Woodbine Mile
Saturday, September 27 (Time TBD)
The Jockey Club Gold Cup and more
Saturday, October 4 (Time TBD)
Coverage of the Shadwell Mile and more
Sunday, October 5 (Time TBD)
Spinster, Bourbon Stakes from Keeneland
Play Podcast Will disjointed simulcast structure & high takeout rates destroy racing from within? Former NYRA CEO Charles Hayward & "Horseplayers" star Christian Hellmers weigh in.
Play Podcast Jockey Irad Ortiz (Kid Cruz; Travers) & trainer Jamie Osborne (Toast of New York; Pacific Classic) preview Saratoga's & Del Mar's signature races, plus Barry Abrams' commentary.
Play Podcast Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin on Jess's Dream, son of 2-time Horse of the Year Curlin and 2009 HoY Rachel Alexandra. Teresa Genaro analyzes, plus a Barry Abrams commentary.
Updated through 8/22/2014