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Former track superintendent Joe King dead at 80

Joe King, former track superintendent at the New York Racing Association and Army veteran, died Tuesday at the age of 80.


Ratification of new chairman, update on 2015 Belmont Stakes Racing Festival among highlights of today's NYRA Board meeting

This afternoon, the New York Racing Association's (NYRA) Reorganization Board of Directors unanimously ratified Governor Andrew Cuomo's appointment of respected business leader and thoroughbred owner Anthony Bonomo to serve as NYRA Board Chairman. The meeting was open to the public and streamed live on NYRA.com.


La Verdad, Vision Perfect return winners in Saturday stakes

New York-bred sprinter La Verdad made a successful return to the races on Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack, trouncing a field of three rivals to take the Grade 2, $200,000 Distaff Handicap for a second consecutive year.


Lubash returns in Danger's Hour

Trainer Christophe Clement will send out a formidable uncoupled entry in Sunday's $100,000 Danger's Hour at Aqueduct Racetrack, including the ultra-consistent New York-bred Lubash.


La Verdad looks to repeat in G2 Distaff

New York-bred sprinter La Verdad is slated to make her 2015 debut on Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack in the Grade 2, $200,000 Distaff Handicap - a race she won by 3 ¾ lengths last year for trainer Linda Rice and Lady Sheila Stable.


Derby Day at Belmont Park: New York's Triple Crown Headquarters

Derby Day is less than three weeks away, and racing fans from across the New York metropolitan area are making plans to gather at Belmont Park, New York's home for Triple Crown horse racing on Saturday, May 2.


Stellar Path heads field set for Plenty of Grace

Originally scheduled for April 12, the $100,000 Plenty of Grace for fillies and mares 4-years-old and up at One mile is now set to be run Friday at Aqueduct Racetrack. The first turf stakes race of the Spring meet at the Big A, the Plenty of Grace drew a field of eight runners.


House Rules earns gritty score in Top Flight

House Rules, a former protégé of the late Hall of Fame trainer Allen Jerkens, prevailed in a desperate three-horse scramble to the wire to score a popular victory in the Grade 3, $200,000 Top Flight Handicap for older fillies and mares on Saturday at Aqueduct Racetrack.


Grandison reflects on groundbreaking role in New York horse racing

Following Luis Grandison's appointment by the New York Racing Association (NYRA) as the Spanish language race announcer he has used his groundbreaking position to grow a new generation of Spanish-speaking horseplayers and racing fans throughout the world.


Help Wanted: NYRA Now Hiring for the Belmont Stakes Racing Festival

Seeking the best and the brightest to serve horseplayers and racing fans from around the world, the New York Racing Association today announced a series of job fairs for the newly-expanded Belmont Stakes Racing Festival.

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