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Move Over, Nevada: New Jersey Is the Sports Betting Capital of the Country

When former Gov. Chris Christie took New Jersey’s effort to legalize sports betting to the Supreme…

How Horse Racing Went Horribly Wrong at Santa Anita

ARCADIA, Calif. — On the morning of March 29, Santa Anita Park was reopening for racing…

Hats Like Sneezes, Playing at Aristocracy and Other Notes From Royal Ascot

ASCOT, England — Royal Ascot, five days of horse racing that are a major event in…

Santa Anita Park’s Death Toll Reaches 30 Racehorses

Another horse died at Santa Anita Park in Southern California on Saturday — the 30th since…

Americans Storm the Gates of Royal Ascot

If there is a sure sign of the United States’ increased interest in Royal Ascot, it…

Ken Ramsey Wants to Win Royal Ascot. Very Badly.

Ken Ramsey’s driven personality allowed him to overcome humble beginnings, including a childhood home in Artemis,…

I Don’t Go to Parties. I Go to Protests.

I have always loved a good protest. Growing up, I’d protest pretty much anything. It had…

At Santa Anita Park, Horses Must Now Be Evaluated by a Safety Team Before Racing

California regulators and the owners of Santa Anita Park announced on Wednesday that a team of…

Newsom, Citing 29 Horse Deaths, Calls for Hold on Racing at Santa Anita Park

Gov. Gavin Newsom of California called on Tuesday for a moratorium on racing at Santa Anita…

29 Racehorses Have Died at This Track Since Dec. 26

The California Horse Racing Board asked on Sunday that the owners of Santa Anita Park shut…

Sir Winston Wins the 2019 Belmont Stakes

The 10-1 shot Sir Winston, ridden by Joel Rosario, captured the 151st running of the Belmont…

For War of Will, the Belmont Is About What Might Have Been

It has been a strange Triple Crown season, one that kicked off with the confusing and…

Belmont Stakes Experts’ Picks: Who Will Win?

The 151st running of the Belmont Stakes will signify the end of a bizarre Triple Crown…

27 Racehorses Have Died at This Track Since Dec. 26

At Santa Anita Park in Southern California on Wednesday, a 2-year-old colt named Derby River was…

Where the Who’s Who of Horse Racing Celebrate the Belmont Stakes

Last year, Justify, an American thoroughbred racehorse, ridden by jockey, Mike Smith, won the Belmont Stakes…