Ivan Puhich, a jockey's agent who represented such riders as Kentucky Derby winner Mario Gutierrez, has died. Santa Anita officials said Thursday that Puhich died Monday. Puhich represented Gutierrez in 2012 when the young rider won the Derby aboard I'll Have Another.
Herve Filion, the Hall of Fame harness racing driver won retired in 2012 with a then-North American record of 15,179 victories, died Thursday. ''God saw you getting tired and a cure not meant to be,'' Filion's family said on Facebook. Born in Angers, Quebec, Filion, came to the
Big Orange won the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot by fending off Order Of St George in a thrilling sprint to the post to edge home by a short head on Thursday. ''It was an epic race,'' said winning trainer Michael Bell after the most prestigious race of the five-day meeting, which was attended