Category Archives: Trackside

Elite 8 Rankings for Breeders’ Cup Classic

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The Breeders’ Cup Classic is the most well-known race of the Breeders’ Cup weekend and after looking at the horse-jockey duos that will be running in this race, Jeff Siegel has already selected his Elite-8 for the race. Below is his list of BC hopefuls as well as a brief explanation on why he thinks…

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The Red Mile Track

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Earlier this summer Keeneland approved a plan to move it’s simulcasting to The Red Mile track in Lexington. For those of our readers who are unfamiliar with simulcasting, it is just having the ability to bet on live horse races that are run at tracks in different cities.  This $30 million project will offer guests…

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Horse Racing Radio Network

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We are proud ago have HRRN (Horse Racing Radio Network) as one of our website affiliates! They host a variety of different radio programs for their avid horse racing fans. One of our favorite shows at Kentucky Stud is their weekly show on Saturday mornings from 8-10AM EST called Equine Forum.  Mike Penna hosts the…

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Jockey Joe Rocco Jr Following in His Fathers Footsteps

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Jockey Joe Rocco, Jr., grew up idolizing his father. The senior Rocco rode for 34 years and won 3,714 races in an excellent career. “I always wanted to be like him,” Joe Jr. said. “Everybody on the track likes him. He treats everybody with respect, from the grooms to the top owners. I am very…

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