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Oct 15, 2015 03:14 PM

Cigar Mile Day centerpiece of Big A's fall meet

Thoroughbred action moves to Aqueduct beginning Wednesday, November 4, for the Big A's fall meet, the centerpiece of which is Cigar Mile Day on Saturday, November 28.


Jacobson, Cruz win Aqueduct Spring meet titles

Trainer David Jacobson and jockey Angel Cruz each began the 19-day Aqueduct Racetrack Spring meet with a hot start and both cruised to the finish line to win their respective titles as the meet came to a close on Sunday at the Big A.


Irish Jasper scores upset in Belle Harbor

After wintering in Florida and making a pit stop in Maryland, Irish Jasper returned to New York to take the $100,000 Belle Harbor for 3-year-old fillies on Closing Day at Aqueduct Racetrack.


New York-Bred Effinex upsets Grade 3 Excelsior

Heading into Saturday's Grade 3, $200,000 Excelsior Stakes, New York-Bred Effinex was considered an after-thought by many as a stable-mate to heavily favored Wicked Strong. However, following a winter freshening he's returned a fresh horse and his connections were handsomely rewarded as he moved impressively to earn his first graded stakes victory at the Big A.


El Kabeir set for Derby after quick breeze at Belmont

Local hope El Kabeir logged his final work in preparation for the May 2 Kentucky Derby, breezing four furlongs in 46.81 seconds over the Belmont Park main track on Saturday morning.


Paulassilverlining headlines trio of stakes on Closing Day at the Big A

Graded stakes winner Paulassilverlining headlines the final open company stakes race of Aqueduct Racetrack's Spring meet, Sunday's $100,000 Belle Harbor for 3-year-old fillies at 6 ½ furlongs.


Belmont Park opens Wednesday, April 29; $10 million Belmont Stakes Racing Festival set for June 4-6

Highlighted by the inaugural Belmont Stakes Racing Festival, encompassing three days of world-class stakes racing including the 147th running of the Grade 1, $1.5 million Belmont Stakes, Belmont Park opens on Wednesday, April 29 for its 59-day spring/summer meet with exciting thoroughbred action and a wide-ranging array of special events designed to enhance the guest experience.


Wicked Strong makes return to the Big A in Excelsior

Making his first start at the Big A since capturing last year's Grade 1, $1 million TwinSpires.com Wood Memorial, Wicked Strong will face a formidable field of seven in Saturday's Grade 3, $200,000 Excelsior Stakes at Aqueduct Racetrack.


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.

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