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Brown holds solid hand for weekend at Del Mar

Chad Brown was planning to be at Del Mar -- home of the 2017 Breeders' Cup -- this weekend when half a dozen of his runners will populate the Hollywood Derby and the Matriarch.

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Go For Wand Handiap Preview (5:34)
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Bayakoa Handicap Preview (5:25)
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1dAriel Cooper | America's Best Racing

Five reasons to love Aqueduct

New York racing, much like the city itself, never sleeps. As soon as Belmont closes its doors for the winter, Aqueduct opens its gates, picking up right where Belmont Park left off.

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Race of the Day: Saturday, Dec. 3 (11:44)
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Inaugural Stakes Preview (6:52)
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3dSteve Andersen | Daily Racing Form

Los Alamitos creates stakes race for California Chrome

Los Alamitos has added a stakes race to its winter meeting to give California Chrome a local prep race before the final start of his career in the $12 million Pegasus World Cup.

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Gulfstream Pick 4: Saturday, Dec. 3 (8:43)
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Claiming Crown Jewel Preview (7:23)
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Race of the Day: Friday, Dec. 2 (8:05)
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6dDavid Grening | Daily Racing Form

Connect hits by a head in Cigar Mile

As Connect and Divining Rod battled through the Aqueduct stretch of Saturday's Grade 1 Cigar Mile, trainer Chad Brown wondered if the lack of a recent race would compromise his horse's chances.

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Weekend Wrap: Cigar Mile (7:47)
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3dDavid Grening | Daily Racing Form

Grade 1 winner Effinex retired

Effinex, a Grade 1 winner and the third-richest New York-bred earner of all-time, has been retired and will stand stud at Barry Ostrager's Questroyal Stud North in Stillwater, N.Y.

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Weekend Wrap: Seabiscuit Handicap (6:54)
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6dSteve Andersen | Daily Racing Form

Ring Weekend wins Seabiscuit Handicap

Ring Weekend did not need a fast pace to display his late rally in Saturday's $201,035 Seabiscuit Handicap on turf at Del Mar.

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Weekend Wrap: Comley Stakes (6:16)
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Weekend Wrap: Demoiselle Stakes (5:44)
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Weekend Wrap: Native Diver Handicap (6:55)
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7dMarty McGee | Daily Racing Form

Gun Runner breaks through in Clark 'Cap

Late Friday afternoon, beneath the glare of the Churchill Downs lights, Gun Runner finally got his first Grade 1 victory, leading wire to wire in the Clark Handicap at Churchill.

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Race of the Day: Wednesday, Nov. 30 (5:08)
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Weekend Wrap: My Charmer Stakes (4:33)
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Weekend Wrap: Remsen Stakes (6:35)
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Weekend Wrap: Tropical Turf Handicap (6:08)
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Race Replay: Golden Rod Stakes (6:04)
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Race Replay: Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes (6:42)
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6dJay Privman | Daily Racing Form

Journey Home wins wild Jimmy Durante Stakes

Journey Home overcame 12 rivals and some debris that blew onto the turf course when capturing the Grade 3, $102,760 Jimmy Durante Stakes

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6dDavid Grening | Daily Racing Form

Miss Sky Warrior goes the distance to win Demoiselle

Though Miss Sky Warrior appeared to tire in the late stages of her victory in the one-mile Tempted Stakes last out, trainer Kelly Breen had no doubt in the 2-year-old filly's ability.

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6dDavid Grening | Daily Racing Form

Mo Town comes up big in Remsen Stakes

As confident as trainer Tony Dutrow was that Mo Town was going to run a big race in Saturday's Remsen Stakes, he didn't necessarily know if that would be good enough to win it.

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7dByron King | Daily Racing Form

Linda continues improvement with Mrs. Revere victory

Linda, still a maiden until late July, has shown rapid development in recent months, winning a pair of races and running second in the Grade 3 Valley View at Keeneland Oct. 21.

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7dJay Privman | Daily Racing Form

Texas Ryano comes up big in Hollywood Turf Cup

Texas Ryano roared past Ashleyluvssugar, the 4-5 favorite, in upper stretch and drew clear for an emphatic 3-1/4-length victory in the 1-1/2-mile grass race for older horses.

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8dDavid Grening | Daily Racing Form

Heaven's Runway upsets in Fall Highweight Handicap

Heaven's Runway pulled off a 32-1 shocker, running past 4-5 favorite Stallwalkin' Dude in the final yards to win Thursday's Grade 3, $250,000 Fall Highweight.

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8dMarty McGee | Daily Racing Form

Lady Fog Horn answers call in Falls City 'Cap

Lady Fog Horn, always in close attendance of a soft pace while saving ground under Albin Jimenez, split rivals in mid-stretch and edged clear to win the Falls City Handicap.

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8dJay Privman | Daily Racing Form

Nuovo Record ships in to take Red Carpet Handicap

The horse and her connections came all the way from Japan, but it was apparent that those associated with Nuovo Record fully understood the significance of her victory.

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Race of the Day: Saturday, Nov. 26 (8:28)
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8dMike Watchmaker

This Juvenile class showing promise

The strongly run Breeders' Cup Juvenile by Classic Empire and Not This Time gave much optimism for this year's class of 2-year-old males. More encouraging signs came Saturday.

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8dDan Tordjman | America's Best Racing

Five things racing fans can be thankful for

Coming off of a historic year for racing in 2015, it was going to be hard for 2016 to live up to what we experienced last year.

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Stemming the Tide

New ways of harvesting stem cells in racehorses speed up healing, but is the entire process regulated well enough? Guests are Dr. Scott McClure and regulatory attorney Karl Nobert.

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Remsen Stakes preivew (7:24)
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13dMary Rampellini | Daily Racing Form

Gunnevera hits in Delta Jackpot

Gunnevera put some Kentucky Derby points in his pocket Saturday when he unleashed an explosive bid on the final turn of the Grade 3, $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot.

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Horse Racing weekend recap (2:00)
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Weekend Wrap: Delta Jackpot (7:48)
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Weekend Wrap: Bessarabian Stakes (6:25)
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12dDavid Grening | Daily Racing Form

Aqueduct cancels Sunday card due to high winds

Sunday's nine-race card at Aqueduct, which featured a pick-6 carryover of $101,393, was canceled due to a forecast of high winds.

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