Clyde Rice Passes Away – Thoroughbred Daily News

Thoroughbred Daily News Clyde Rice Passes AwayThoroughbred Daily News“And we were in Dakota or Nebraska and we were steer wrestling with two Quarter Horses and I saw they were running 300-yard Quarter Horse races. I said to Clyde, 'Maybe we should sharpen up our two rodeo horses and we can make more money, too.Clyde Rice, Founder Of Indian Prairie Ranch, Dies At 79Paulick Report all 3 news articles » Read more:

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Tom Jenkins’ best athletics photos of 2016

The Guardian and Observer sport photographer Tom Jenkins selects his favourite images from 2016 and recalls how each one was created Andy Murray wins Wimbledon again 10 July 135 mm lens 1/1600 f4 ISO 1000 Championship-winning point at Wimbledon is always a bit nervy for me even though I have done many of them over the years. There are some pretty big decisions to be made what lens do you go on as you dont know where on the court they will celebrate? Do you go upright or landscape? Are…

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Ray Arsenault rolls to NHC Victory – Horse Racing Nation (blog)

Horse Racing Nation (blog) Ray Arsenault rolls to NHC VictoryHorse Racing Nation (blog)Arsenault had what seemed to be an insurmountable lead midway through Sunday, as many races were won by horses at short prices, making it difficult for anyone to cut into Arsenault's lead. Though the the short prices didn't deter the field from firing …Pacesetter Arsenault Wins NHC18Thoroughbred Daily News all 3 news articles » Read more: www.horseracingnation.com

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Fit as a jockey: How the men and women in the saddle stay in shape

Newmarket, England( CNN) As ponies saunter around the procession ring of England’s Newmarket Racecourse, punters gather to look for clues of fitness and kind. Picking a win in this game can make for a lucrative afternoon after all. Of apparently less fear to the assorted crowd, however, is the shape of the jockeys who will soon be poised atop of these half-ton animals out on the way.

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Ashleyluvssugar Rallies to Cal Cup Turf Classic Win – Horse Racing Nation

Horse Racing Nation Ashleyluvssugar Rallies to Cal Cup Turf Classic WinHorse Racing Nation“I think they (Prat and the horse) are just getting to know each other. I think 'Flavvy' was just a little bit nervous in the paddock, but the kid is so good, so good. Other than telling him the horse likes to be outside, I didn't say anything. That … Read more: www.horseracingnation.com

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Two horses die on Preakness day as Nyquist bids for more glory

Two ponies succumbed at Pimlico and a jockey transgressed a collarbone, ahead of Nyquists bid for second leg of Triple Crown Two ponies succumbed at Pimlico and a jockey transgressed a collarbone after a spill on a damp, rainy Saturday, where Nyquist will bid for the second leg of a possible Triple Crown. Pramedya broke down around the turn in the fourth race, tumbled to the ground as jockey Daniel Centeno was hurled to the turf. Pimlico racing officials said the four-year-old filly was euthanized on the track after breaking…

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