John Deere, Keeneland, and The Jockey Club to Serve as Presenting Sponsors of Eclipse Awards

LEXINGTON, Ky. (December 21, 2022) – The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) today announced that John Deere, Keeneland, and The Jockey Club are presenting sponsors of the 52nd Annual Eclipse Awards, honoring Thoroughbred racing’s champions of 2022, to be held Thursday, January 26, 2023, at The Breakers Palm Beach. “We areContinue Reading

John Deere, Keeneland, The Jockey Club Named Presenting Sponsors Of 52nd Eclipse Awards – Horse Racing News

by NTRA|12.21.2022|1:08pm The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) announced Wednesday that John Deere, Keeneland, and The Jockey Club are presenting sponsors of the 52nd Annual Eclipse Awards, honoring Thoroughbred racing’s champions of 2022, to be held Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023, at The Breakers Palm Beach. “We are grateful to JohnContinue Reading

Top Quarter Horse Jockey Cody Smith Summarily Suspended Over ‘Conduct Detrimental To Horse Racing’ – Horse Racing News

by Paulick Report Staff|12.13.2022|7:37pm Danjer and jockey Cody Rodger Smith win the Bank of America Challenge Championship (G1) at Horseshoe Indianapolis on Oct. 22, 2022 Jockey Cody Rodger Smith has been summarily suspended by the Oklahoma Horse Racing Commission due to “conduct detrimental to horse racing, possession of contraband, andContinue Reading

Kimura Takes Woodbine Jockey Title, Casse Tops Trainer Standings – Horse Racing News

by Chris Lomon/Woodbine Communications|12.11.2022|9:05pm Leading jockey Kazushi Kimura won 152 races at the 2022 Woodbine meet Kazushi Kimura earned his second consecutive Woodbine jockey crown with 152 wins at the meet, which concluded Sunday while his mounts earned combined purses of US$6,786,062. Born in Hokkaido, Kimura joined the Woodbine jockeyContinue Reading

Australian-Based James McDonald Wins Longines World’s Best Jockey Competition – Horse Racing News

by Press Release|11.30.2022|4:36pm James McDonald proved unstoppable during the 2022 Longines World’s Best Jockey competition. He led the standings for most of the year, ultimately claiming the title with nine qualifying wins on five different horses. The New Zealand-born jockey is the second Australian-based rider to win the Longines World’sContinue Reading

2022 Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes At a Glance

In general, 2-year-old stakes are a barometer of the future. The Gracde 2 Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes fits that description, and then some. Since it’s a 2-year-old strakes at Churchill Downs, not only does it provide some valuable qualifying points for the 2023 Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve, it also givesContinue Reading