Saratoga Race Course gears up for 147th Travers Stakes, possible American Pharoah entry

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - The possibility of...summer of thoroughbred racing at historic Saratoga Race Course.Owner Ahmed Zayat and Hall...the Grade 1, $1.25 million event, Saratoga's summer centerpiece and one of the...

Palace Malice pointing for Saratoga

Palace Malice is headed for Saratoga Springs, N.Y., and hopefully...Tuesday and is scheduled to breeze in Saratoga on Friday, Dogwood Stable president...I would see him running twice at Saratoga, but we haven't pinned that down...

Palace Malice favorite for Whitney Stakes at Saratoga Race Course

Dogwood Stable's Palace Malice will break from the No. 5 spot in Saturday's Whitney Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.The Aiken-trained colt is the even-money favorite for the 1 1/8 mile race which features a field of nine...

Saratoga abuzz over impending Funny Cide-Empire Maker showdown

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. -- It's the talk...Badgett. Next door to Badgett's barn at Saratoga Race Course is the one where Funny Cide...winner in 25 years. Funny Cide, the Saratoga-born gelding owned by a group from upstate...

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Horsing around at Saratoga Springs

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

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Whitney helped revitalize Saratoga at turn of 20th century

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - This season, Saratoga Race Course is celebrating its sesquicentennial and it is...the tradition and beauty that is the magic of modern-day Saratoga would be in place.Racing began at Saratoga within a month...

Triple Crown race winners to meet at Saratoga

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - All three winners of this...will be in town for this summer's season at Saratoga Race Course, which is marking the 150th anniversary of thoroughbred racing in Saratoga Springs, the New York Racing Association...

Aiken rescue horses give veterans the power to heal

...Aiken's equine rescue in the past year from Saratoga WarHorse, a nonprofit foundation based...in 2011 by Army veteran Bob Nevins in Saratoga Springs, a city in eastern New York...programs a month, two in Aiken and two in Saratoga Springs, bringing in six veterans at...

American Pharoah's future uncertain after stunning loss in Travers Stakes

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. - They were waiting for their horse, ready to take pictures...gallop two days earlier.Still, the Triple Crown winner's defeat at Saratoga Race Course on Saturday didn't diminish his legacy or appeal ? not in...

Palace Malice to race this weekend at Saratoga

...000 Alydar Stakes, a 1? mile race for horses 4 and up at Saratoga Race Course. Post time for the race is 5:50 p.m. Sunday...Three Chimneys Farm, worked five furlongs last weekend at Saratoga and covered the distance in :59.3."He looked very good...