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Newly minted 3-year-olds will get the chance to ring in the New Year on a winning note in Friday's $125,000 Lost in the Fog, the holiday feature at Aqueduct Racetrack.
The New York Racing Association (NYRA) and MSG Networks (MSGN) have announced a multi-year agreement that will focus on live programming from Belmont Park and Saratoga Race Course.
New York-bred veteran Big Business will aim to close out the year on a high note as he pursues back-to-back victories in the $100,000 Alex M. Robb at 1 1/16 miles on the inner track on Thursday, the final stakes race of 2015 at Aqueduct Racetrack.
Heavily favored Sudden Surprise picked up the fourth stakes victory of his career on Sunday at Aqueduct Racetrack, leading from start to finish to win the $150,000 Great White Way Division of the New York Stallion Series.
Green Gratto picked up his second straight stakes victory at Aqueduct Racetrack Saturday afternoon, taking the lead out of the gate and going on to post a 5 3/4-length victory in the $100,000 Gravesend.
American Pharoah's sweep of horse racing's Triple Crown, culminating in his breathtaking victory in the 147th edition of the Grade 1 Belmont Stakes that ended a 37-year drought, was honored on Thursday as the "Sports Story of the Year" by The Associated Press.
Two stakes at Aqueduct Racetrack on Sunday offer 21 colts and fillies the opportunity to close out their juvenile campaigns on a winning note in the $100,000 East View for New York-bred fillies and the $150,000 Great White Way Division of the New York Stallion Series.
Saturday's $100,000 Gravesend for 3-year-olds and up will feature a rematch between the top three finishers of the Grade 3 Fall Highweight Handicap run on Thanksgiving Day at Aqueduct Racetrack.
On Saturday, December 5 at Belmont Park, the Belmont Child Care Association (BCCA) hosted its annual holiday party for the children of New York's backstretch workers at the New York Racing Association's ("NYRA") beautiful Belmont Park.
Klaravich Stables and William Lawrence's Financial Modeling made the most of his stakes debut, wiring the field to take the 110th edition of the $100,000 Queens County and give Chad Brown his 200th training victory of 2015.
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