UFC Champion Conor McGregor to Ride in Pegasus World Cup?

Conor McGregor, the first fighter in UFC history to simultaneously hold two championship belts, has said he may very well conquer the sports of boxing and wrestling, and even acting, in the future but, is Conor McGregor training to become a jockey?

 

UFC Champion Conor McGregor (right) and Jon Lovitz film the second episode of the… [Continue reading]

Easy Way for Bettors to Contact the United States Treasury Department

The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) has announced that a system has been established at https://www.ntra.com/comment for individuals to submit an e-mail comment directly to the United States Treasury Department in support of newly … [Continue reading]

AGOS Horses to Watch – Jan. 12, 2017

"Off the Charts" Trip Notes for AGameofSkill.com visitors.  A free horses to watch list Aqueduct 12/17/16 Race #4 - Proud Lily - 6f dirt First time starter and she brushed the starting gate at the break and was forced to rush up. Once the … [Continue reading]

Dubai’s Meydan Selections – Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017

Meydan Overview and selections for the second meeting from the 2017 Dubai World Cup Carnival.   Meydan Overview by Steven Molyneux Victories for Mike de Kock, Christophe Soumillon, Godolphin and Ertijaal (the sprinting one) ensured an … [Continue reading]

Arrogate Works For Pegasus World Cup

The official clocking on Arrogate's special late-morning workout on Sunday was 1:11.94 for six furlongs, but the stopwatch doesn't tell the whole story. Source: Arrogate Works For Pegasus World Cup … [Continue reading]

Japan’s $22.5 Billion Passion for Horse Racing

CNN International Japan's $22.5 billion passion for horse racing.  This year has been the first time that the Japanese have been able to wager on foreign races, and they've certainly leaped at the opportunity.  In fact,  on the Arc they wagered more … [Continue reading]

A Look Back at Horse Racing’s Top Breakout Performances of 2016

America's Best Racing (ABR) takes a look back at Horse Racing's top breakout performances of 2016.  Forent Geroux among the new stars. Several prominent racing analysts had heard how highly trainer Bob Baffert thought of the colt during his West … [Continue reading]

Kentucky Derby Future Book Odds from Wynn Las Vegas – Jan. 5, 2017

  The future book odds have come in from our friends at Wynn Las Vegas.  Here is the current list of newly turned sophomore runners whose connections are aspiring for a Run at the Roses. This year's Derby is Saturday, May 6, … [Continue reading]

Los Alamitos reports Gains during Winter 2016 Horse Racing Meet

Superstar California Chrome helps lead the Southern California racetrack to a 16% increase in handle. Los Alamitos Race Course executive Brad McKinzie was significantly upbeat after the last race of Cypress, Calif., racetrack's two-week … [Continue reading]

Russ Harris, Handicapper Extraordinaire, Dies at Age 93

Thoroughbred Daily News Russ Harris, Handicapper Extraordinaire, Dies at 93 | TDN ... Thoroughbred Daily News The word may get thrown around too easily, but in Russ Harris's case, it is deserving. He was a legend. I can't prove this, but I know it … [Continue reading]