D.Wayne Lukas and Gary Stevens turned back the clock with Oxbow–who stunned the Preakness Stakes with a front running win. Orb was a non-factor after breaking along the inside. He raced up into contention early, but flattened out to finish a non-threathing fourth. Itsmyluckyday finished second and Mylute was third. Preakness Stakes Chart Video Replay Courtesy YouTube
Oxbow Shocks Orb In The Preakness
Oxbow Upset The Preakness Stakes By Going Gate To Wire--Orb Finished A Non-Threatning 4th
Horse Racing's Good Guys
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Horse Racing's Good Guys. By WILLIAM C. RHODEN. The horse racing industry has more than its share of harsh critics, but there are still people who truly care for the animals, and they deserve recognition. Horse Racing ...
Missoula County commissioners comments on ending horse racing
I think that any decision that we make today does not kill horse racing. Horse racing has unfortunately died kind of a slow death. As Mr. (Jason) Shearer just said, in the last 10 years we've raced seven days. It was not because the commission did not ...
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Horse Racing: Bill proposed to prohibit transportation of horses for slaughter ...
ALBANY — Fewer stories in horse racing have had higher highs and lower lows than that of Ferdinand. The 1986 Kentucky Derby winner banked more than $3.7 million in a stellar career and went to the breeding shed in 1988. However, the champion ...
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