Quarter horse racing

FILE - This March 7, 2019, file photo, shows the empty home stretch at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif. A filly broke both front legs at the end of a workout on the main dirt track at Santa Anita and has been euthanized, becoming the 22nd horse to suffer catastrophic injuries since Dec. 26. Trainer and owner David Bernstein says the 3-year-old filly named Princess Lili B broke down just past the finish line on Thursday morning, March 14, 2019. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)
March 16, 2019 - 12:27 am
ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Investigators with a prosecutors' office have been assigned to help look into 22 recent horse deaths at Santa Anita, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County district attorney's office said Friday. The investigators will work with the California Horse Racing Board as it probes...
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March 07, 2019 - 2:45 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — In a story March 6 about a Phoenix race track doing pre-race veterinary exams, The Associated Press reported erroneously that 50 horses euthanized during the 2017-18 season all occurred at Turf Paradise track in Phoenix. The horse deaths were for all racing tracks in Arizona. A...
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FILE - In this April 28, 2010 file photo, Kentucky Derby hopeful Conveyance trainer Bob Baffert, left, talks to Dublin trainer D. Wayne Lukas at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky. Baffert has spent his whole life following Lukas. As a teenager at the quarter horse track in Arizona where Baffert learned about racing, he looked up to Lukas as a legend. They’ve developed a friendship as deep as their combined success as two of the best thoroughbred trainers in racing history that extends to this week when they go head-to-head again in the Preakness Stakes each has won six times. (AP Photo/Ed Reinke, File)
May 14, 2018 - 2:23 pm
Bob Baffert has spent his whole life following D. Wayne Lukas. As a teenager at the quarter horse track in Arizona where Baffert tagged along with his dad and learned about racing, he looked up to Lukas as a legend. "I'll never forget when he came in with his fancy trailer and man, there's Wayne...
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March 03, 2018 - 10:32 am
T25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL-SCHEDULE Spartans, Wolverines to clash Saturday; Penn State advances to play Purdue UNDATED (AP) — It will be second-ranked Michigan State against No. 15 Michigan and No. 8 Purdue versus Penn State in Saturday's semifinal matchups in the Big Ten Tournament at Madison Square...
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March 03, 2018 - 9:01 am
HIALEAH, Fla. (AP) — John Brunetti, a horse breeder and the owner of historic Hialeah Park since 1977, has died at 87. Hialeah says on its website that he died at his home Friday in Boca Raton. As Hialeah's owner, Brunetti feuded with nearby Gulfstream Park and Calder Race Course for the best...
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