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Minding named horse of the year at Cartier Awards

Minding: winner of five Group 1s in 2016 including the Oaks and QEII   PICTURE: Edward Whitaker (racingpost.com/photos)    By Richard Birch 7:33AM 9 NOV 2016  MINDING was named Cartier Horse of the Year on Tuesday night at an awards ceremony at the Dorchester Hotel, London dominated by Coolmore and Aidan O’Brien. The three-year-old Galileo filly, owned by a Coolmore partnership ...

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Minding Crowned Cartier Horse Of The Year; O’Brien Receives Order Of Merit Award

Champion Minding and jockey Ryan Moore overcame a troubled trip and drew off to win the G1 Investec Oaks Five times a Group 1 winner in 2016, 3-year-old filly Minding has been named Cartier’s Horse of the Year for 2016, according to sportinglife.com. The Coolmore partners-owned daughter of Galileo, trained by Aidan O’Brien and ridden by Ryan Moore, posted wins ...

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Arrogate Earns ‘Horse Of The Meet’ Honors At Santa Anita

Up and coming three-year-old star Arrogate, winner of five straight races including the Grade I Travers Stakes by 13 ½ lengths and the $ 6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic at Santa Anita Saturday, was named Horse of the Meet in the annual Autumn Meet media poll. The gray son of Unbridled’s Song trained by Bob Baffert for owner Juddmonte Farms, ...

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Ashforth's Angles: Cheering a horse who loves to tantalise

Wahaab, a talented but infrequent winner, has infuriated punters   PICTURE: Edward Whitaker (racingpost.com/photos)    By David Ashforth 6:00PM 23 OCT 2016  IN THE days when there was no television in betting shops and Extel supplied the dubious commentaries the favourite invariably got a promising mention and images were conjured up of rapid changes in fortune inside the final furlong. Sometimes ...

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Salisbury: unexposed Crazy Horse shows his class

Crazy Horse: seen winning at Newbury last season   PICTURE: Mark Cranham (racingpost.com/photos)    By Tony McFadden 4:40PM 10 OCT 2016  Report: Salisbury, Monday EBF Stallions Bathwick Tyres Conditions Stakes, 7f, 3yo+ CRAZY HORSE, making his first appearance since finishing a creditable sixth behind The Gurkha in the French 2,000 Guineas in May, got the better of a short battle with ...

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Ashforth's Angles: Why would you call a horse Hairdryer?

Chelmsford: allowances in two apprentice races look interesting   PICTURE: Edward Whitaker (racingpost.com/photos)    By David Ashforth  6:00PM 9 OCT 2016  Do you follow racing? Then which Newmarket trainer wrote a doctoral thesis titled ‘The biochemistry and mode of action of Bacillus thuringiensis var israelensis delta endotoxin (1984)’? Let’s face it, you’ve got no idea, have you? The answer, of ...

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World Class: Found in mix for top European horse award

Found earned an RPR of 124 when winning the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe   PICTURE: Edward Whitaker (racingpost.com/photos)   By Sam Walker 5:00PM 4 OCT 2016 CALIFORNIA CHROME maintained his place on top of the world standings after posting the knockout performance on a huge weekend of international racing. The bargain-basement five-year-old matched his world-leading RPR of 133+ after easing to ...

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Emerald Downs Names O B Harbor ‘Horse Of The Meeting’

One Horse Will Do Corporation’s O B Harbor was voted Horse of the Meeting, Top Sprinter and Top Handicap Horse as Emerald Downs announced its 2016 season honors Sunday on closing day of the track’s 21st season. A 4-year-old Oregon-bred gelding by Harbor the Gold-Flying Memo, O B Harbor won four of five starts including three stakes and posted meet-fastest ...

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It’s Unanimous: California Chrome Earns ‘Horse Of The Meet’ Title At Del Mar

A hard-fought victory against a game Dortmund in the San Diego Handicap and a wire-to-wire domination of a field that included defending champion Beholder in the $ 1 million TVG Pacific Classic made California Chrome the unanimous choice as Del Mar’s Horse of the Meeting for 2016. The 5-year-old, California-bred son of Lucky Pulpit, owned by Perry Martin and Taylor ...

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