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Texas Racing Commission Votes For New Form Of Electronic Gambling

The Texas Racing Commission has voted to retain a rule to allow a new form of electronic gambling at tracks.

08/26/2015

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American Pharoah Is 1-5 Favorite For Travers

With post-position formalities out of the way, American Pharoah will be led onto a plane Wednesday morning for the cross-country trip to Saratoga Race Course and Saturday’s Travers Stakes.

08/26/2015

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Take A Virtual Ride On American Pharoah

What is it like to be a professional jockey? You don’t have to wonder anymore, thanks to a GoPro camera that was strapped to the back of Triple Crown winner American Pharoah.

07/31/2015

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5 Great On-Field Postgame Interviews

Here are some of the best on-field postgame interview moments in recent sports history.

06/08/2015

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American Pharoah Ends The Drought Wins Triple Crown

Finally! American Pharoah ended the 37 year Triple Crown drought.

06/06/2015

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5 Triple Crown Teases

The words ‘Triple Crown’ are getting thrown around like a gigantic box full of plastic toys at a New York City daycare for a bunch of ADHD brats. And it’s been happening for close to 37-years now.

06/05/2015

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7 Facts About American Pharoah’s Jockey Victor Espinoza

Here are a few facts about the man that will be hoping to ride American Pharoah into the history books.

06/04/2015

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Belmont Stakes: How I’d Bet $100

With a possible Triple Crown winner poised to run in Saturday’s Belmont Stakes, horse racing fans face a dilemma.

06/04/2015

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Belmont Stakes

The Belmont Stakes, held at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York, is the third race of the Triple Crown in professional horse racing.

06/04/2015

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American Pharoah Has His Quirks

Like a lot of athletes, American Pharoah has his quirks. The brown colt is easy to pick out on the racetrack. He’s the one with the shortest tail.

06/04/2015

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Triple Crown Hopeful American Pharoah Is Belmont Favorite

American Pharoah has been made the early 3-5 favorite to win the Belmont Stakes and become horse racing’s first Triple Crown winner in 37 years

06/03/2015

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Justin Zayat: Triple Crown Win ‘Is Something Every Single Person Is Rooting For’

CBS Local Sports spoke with Justin Zayat, Racing & Stallion Manager for Zayat Stables, owners of American Pharoah.

06/03/2015

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