NEWTON, Iowa — Dalton Sargeant won the ARCA Racing Series event at Iowa Speedway on Saturday night, holding off points leader Austin Theriault. The 19-year-old Sargeant, from Boca Raton, Florida, won for the second time this season in the No. 77 Cunningham Motorsports Ford — the ride that Chase Briscoe drove to the series title
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ELMONT, N. Y. — Horseplayers are prone to endless frustrations, from onerous takeouts to odd betting menus, and short fields to uninspiring cards, to name just a few. But nothing is getting the goat of horseplayers more these days than races that look like they will have honest paces devolving into paceless processions. If you
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The veteran campaigner Pure Sensation left no doubt about it on Saturday, powering clear in the stretch for a 5 3/4-length repeat victory in the Grade 3 Parx Dash. Pure Sensation runs as a homebred for Patricia Generazio and is trained by Christophe Clement. The same connections also have the outstanding turf sprinter Disco Rico,
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ELMONT, N.Y. — In what trainer Chad Brown called “the best race he’s ever run,” Practical Joke exploded down the center of the track to a two-length victory over 43-1 outsider Tale of Silence in Saturday’s $400,000 Dwyer Stakes at Belmont Park. Making his first start since finishing fifth in the Kentucky Derby, Practical Joke
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ELMONT, N.Y. — As confident as trainer Chad Summers had been all week with Mind Your Biscuits entering Saturday’s Grade 2 Belmont Sprint Championship, he admitted to getting a little jittery Friday night. “I didn’t sleep at all last night,” Summers said. Summers should be able to sleep just fine Saturday night after Mind Your
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Out of the 71 head-to-head contests between the two sides, Australia command a 47-20 lead over England © AFP The two teams with the most World Cup titles and tournament favourites in this edition – defending champions Australia and hosts England – will face off in Bristol as the race
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ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. — Pushed early by third-choice Hembree, Sonic Boom still had plenty left to fend off second-choice Gorgeous Kitten and win the Grade 3, $100,000 American Derby on Saturday at Arlington. Sonic Boom, winning his first graded stakes, is trained by Ian Wilkes for owner Robert Lothenbach. He’s a son of More than
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ELMONT, N.Y. — New Money Honey led a clean sweep of the top three positions in Saturday’s $1 million Belmont Oaks Invitational for trainer Chad Brown, posting a neck victory over 8-5 favorite Sistercharlie, with Uni finishing another 1 3/4 lengths back in third. New Money Honey benefitted from a perfectly judged ride by regular
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