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  • California Chrome heads to Britain, to race at Royal Ascot

    Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner California Chrome is heading to England after being confirmed as a runner in the prestigious Royal Ascot meeting in June. The 4-year-old American colt was second to Prince Bishop in the Dubai World Cup, the world's richest horse race, on Saturday and will be…

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  • Materialty wins $1 million Florida Derby at Gulfstream

    By the time Materiality and Upstart hit the top of the stretch, the other seven horses in the Florida Derby field were afterthoughts. It was basically a match race, and Materiality never gave up the lead. Staying perfect in three career outings, Materiality announced itself as potentially a big…

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  • UPDATE 1-Horse racing-Prince Bishop wins Dubai World Cup

    (Adds details, quotes) By Martin Dokoupil DUBAI, March 28 (Reuters) - Prince Bishop, ridden by William Buick, won the $10 million Dubai World Cup by two and three-quarter lengths on Saturday as the 12-1 outsider sprinted clear of California Chrome, the 2014 American Horse of the Year. California…

  • Sky Kingdom wins Tokyo City Cup at Santa Anita

    ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) -- Sky Kingdom won the $100,000 Tokyo City Cup for the second time for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert on Saturday at Santa Anita.

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  • Mubtaahij romps in UAE Derby, trainer says on to Kentucky

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Well, that was easy.

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  • Saharan Serenade wins Big A feature

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Saharan Serenade powered to a 3 3/4-length victory Saturday in the $57,000 allowance feature for New York bred fillies and mares at Aqueduct.

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  • International Star adds Louisiana Derby to Fair Grounds wins

    International Star trainer Mike Maker suggested that he might take some dirt from the Fair Grounds Race Course and sprinkle it on the famed track at Churchill Downs. Jockey Miguel Mena guided International Star to a come-from-behind victory Saturday in the $750,000 Grade II Louisiana Derby, giving…

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  • Horse Racing - Prince Bishop reigns at Dubai World Cup

    - Prince Bishop caused a huge upset at Meydan racecourse when he won the $10 million Dubai World Cup ahead of rags-to-riches American challenger California Chrome. It was Dubai trainer Saeed Bin Suroor's seventh victory in the world's richest race, yet few have been as surprising. Bin Suroor's…