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National Jockey snatches a win at Zarzuela

José Carlos Cerqueira from Portugal snatched a win with Castrongonzale on the third race of the 12th Meeting at the Hippodrome in Zarzuela in Spain. He beat Kronsbeere ridden by

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Tragedy at the Pimlico Race Track

Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro is recovering from surgery to have his off-side hind leg set after breaking three bones during the Preakness Stakes at the weekend. He was operated on

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US colt fetches world record $US16m

A world record $US16 million has been paid for a colt at auction in Florida. The record came after 10 minutes of bidding at Calder Race Course in Miami Gardens,

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José Carlos Cerqueira and Valinor were 4th in Andalucia

Horse Racing Results – Sunday 5th March Hipódromo Dos Hermanas – Andalucia Race 1 – Prize Diario ABC of Seville – 8.500€ – 1.400 meters 1º Blue King – J.L.

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Jockeys from Portugal on contract to Sheikh Hamdan in Dubai

Pedro Teixeira and André were employed as trainee jockeys last December, by Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai's Minister of Finance. Together with 38 other international jockeys, Pedro and

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National Jockey placed 8th in Spain

The poor muddy conditions of the track at Mijas, accounted for difficult going this week end. The favourit Mushajer with P. Fredericks led all the way defeating King Dyhim and

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Northern Racing takes pole for Silverstone deal

Northern Racing, which runs nine horse-race tracks, said on Monday it was preferred bidder for a 25-year contract to operate Silverstone Racing Circuit, home to Formula One's British Grand Prix.

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Motivator named Horse of the Year

Vodafone Derby hero Motivator landed the top honour at the third British Horseracing Board Flat racing awards in London today. As well as being named Horse of the Year, the

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Rock Band UHF edits «Racing Horses»

A book of poems called «Racing Horses» and edited by the rock group UHF will be launched today, Thursday, at the Hard Rock Café in Lisbon. This is the first

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Uncertain future for Sheik Maktoum's horses

With the death last week of Sheik Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the future seems uncertain for many of his race horses. Al Maktoum owner of Gainsborough Stud in Berkshire,