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July 26, 2016
Irish jockey paralyzed after falling off horse dies aged 41
JT McNamara, an Irish jockey who was paralyzed following a fall at the Cheltenham Festival in 2013, has died. He was 41.
July 07, 2016
Greyhound racing banned in New South Wales from July 2017
Greyhound racing will be shut down in the Australian state of New South Wales from July 2017 after a state parliamentary ...
July 04, 2016
Top Irish jockey Fallon retires because of depression
Kieren Fallon, a six-time champion jockey in Britain, has retired from horse racing after suffering from depression.
July 01, 2016
Competitive fields head to gate in third Olympics for BMX
BMX racer Maris Strombergs has earned the nickname "The Machine." The Latvian is the only man to win BMX cycling gold in the ...
June 14, 2016
American horse Tepin wins at Royal Ascot
American mare Tepin won the Queen Anne Stakes at Royal Ascot on Tuesday in her first race in Europe. Trained by Mark Casse ...
June 12, 2016
Creator closes out Triple Crown with upset in Belmont Stakes
The finish was dramatic, even without a Triple Crown on the line. Creator found an opening in the stretch and ran down Destin ...
June 04, 2016
Harzand shrugs off pre-race scare, wins English Derby
Harzand overcame a pre-race scare to win the English Derby for owner The Aga Khan on Saturday, holding off fast-finishing ...
May 29, 2016
Party Around the World: Great sports, great spots to party
From the breathtaking view at a ski station in the French Alps to a horse race that "stops the nation" Down Under to the ...
May 27, 2016
Not a great week for Nyquist _ horse or hockey player
It was not the greatest week for Nyquist — horse or hockey player. A few days after Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist was ...
May 19, 2016
All 12 slots taken for world's richest race at Gulfstream
All 12 spots have been sold for next year's inaugural $12 million Pegasus World Cup at Gulfstream Park — the world's richest ...
May 18, 2016
Derby winner Nyquist draws No. 3 post as Preakness favorite
Doug O'Neill couldn't have done any better if he picked Nyquist's post position himself. After Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist ...
May 15, 2016
Rawnaq wins Calvin Houghland Iroquois Steeplechase
Rawnaq regained the lead in stretch and held on to win the $200,000 Calvin Houghland Iroquois Steeplechase on Saturday at ...
May 13, 2016
Irish trainer will run 2 horses in Iroquois Steeplechase
Champion Irish trainer Willie Mullins will start two horses in Saturday's $200,000 (Grade 1) Calvin Houghland Iroquois ...
May 12, 2016
Gulfstream plans $12 million Pegasus World Cup for Jan. 28
What would be the world's richest thoroughbred race is being planned for early next year at Gulfstream Park. The inaugural ...
May 11, 2016
Tuesday Sports In Brief
Stephen Curry is the first unanimous NBA MVP, earning the award for the second straight season after leading the defending ...
May 09, 2016
Memories of Barbaro resonate a decade after tragic injury
The passage of time has trickled ever so slowly for trainer Michael Matz since Barbaro's final gallop at the Preakness Stakes
May 05, 2016
Baffert returns to Kentucky Derby with under the radar horse
Bob Baffert feels under the radar with his latest horse at the Kentucky Derby. All anyone wants to talk about is American ...
May 05, 2016
Nyquist draws No. 13 post as early 3-1 Kentucky Derby fav
Doug O'Neill was all smiles after early 3-1 favorite Nyquist drew the No. 13 post for the 142nd Kentucky Derby. The number ...
May 04, 2016
Stanley Cup to visit Kentucky Derby contender Nyquist
The Stanley Cup is coming to the Kentucky Derby. The prize awarded to hockey's championship team will be brought to the barn ...
May 03, 2016
Sandringham is British royals' much-loved country retreat
It is unique among royal residences, a country retreat that is the private property of Queen Elizabeth II, a place at once ...