Horsing around at Saratoga Springs

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - To many, Saratoga Springs brings two images to mind - fast horses and fancy hats...except Tuesday. But longtime locals know that life in Saratoga Springs revolves around more than horses and hats. "It's...

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Palace Malice pointing for Saratoga

Palace Malice is headed for Saratoga Springs, N.Y., and hopefully some better racing luck.The 5-year-old son of Curlin is shipping from Belmont Park on Tuesday and...

Itsmyluckyday wins the Woodward over Moreno

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Itsmyluckyday dueled with Moreno from the gate into deep stretch, surging in the shadow of the wire to win the Grade...

Dogwood Stable's Palace Malice comes up short in Whitney

...The Dogwood Stable colt finished a disappointing sixth in Saturday's Whitney Handicap at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.Moreno led wire-to-wire and covered the 1 1/8-mile race in 1:48.05 to win by a length over...

Aiken-trained Alpha wins Woodward Stakes

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Alpha, the 2012 Aiken-trained Horse of the Year, held off Flat Out by a head Saturday in the $750,000 Woodward...

Dogwood Stable's Palace Malice wins Jim Dandy

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Belmont Stakes winner Palace Malice, out of Aiken's Dogwood Stable, pressed front-running Moreno from the outset...

Cross Traffic holds on to take Whitney Invitational Handicap

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Cross Traffic repelled favored Fort Larned, then held off a late charge by Successful Dan to win the $750,000 Whitney...

Will Take Charge wins Travers Stakes; Palace Malice finishes fourth

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - Will Take Charge waited until the final stride to get a nose past long shot Moreno and pull off a surprising victory...

Palace Malice to skip Metropolitan Mile

...Aiken.Palace Malice will likely return to action in a prep race in early July, according to a statement on Dogwood's Web site. If that goes well, his 5-year-old campaign will continue at the Whitney in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

Congressman seeks uniform drug, medication standards sought in horse racing

...enterprise," Tonko said. "There is much at stake, with the thoroughbred industry contributing $25 billion to the U.S. economy annually and nearly 4,000 jobs, including many in the Saratoga Springs area that I represent."