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Chris Emigh Notches Career Victory No. 3,000

Longtime Chicago-based jockey Chris Emigh notched the 3,000th victory of his career when he guided John Reinhart's Thanks Lord for trainer Frank Kirby to a 1 3/4-length win in the fourth race Satur

Lopez, Karlsson Appeared to Escape Serious Injury in 7th Race

Jockeys Uriel Lopez and Inez Karlsson both appeared to escape serious injury Monday following a seventh race miscue involving two horses.

Velazquez, McGaughey Team Score Again in Hanshin

The jockey-trainer-owner trio of John Velazquez and "Shug" McGaughey posted their second Arlington Park stakes victory of the afternoon when they combined for a 2 ¼-length tally with Vaca

Wildeydsouthernboy, Magnetic Miss Win Prairie State Previews

Homewrecker Racing Stable's Wildeydsouthernboy came from just off the pace to draw clear late for a 2 3/4-length score and justify his role as the odds-on choice in Sunday's $53,600 Zen Stakes at

Euphony Wins Matron; Douglas Injured

Pin Oak Stud's Euphony regained the lead at the top of the stretch and drew clear to a three-quarter of a length victory in the Grade III $150,000 Arlington Matron under jockey Cliff Berry.

Consequence Wins the American 1000 Guineas

Phipps Stable’s Consequence split horses mid stretch and held off a late rally by Excelente to win the second running of the American 1000 Guineas by a half-length Saturday at Arlingt

Karlsson Boots Home Five Winners Thursday

Jockey Inez Karlsson became the first rider this season to bring home five winners on one program, completing the feat when Judy Dorris's Oughta Be Mine ($9.20) earned a hard fought victory in Thur

Hanshin Cup, Arlington Matron Draw Solid Lineups

While Saturday's $200,000 American 1000 Guineas Festival is named for the 3-year-old filly turf race that has the day's richest purse, the 11-race card also features a pair of graded stakes races f

Grass Specialists Spotlight in 1000 Guineas, Arlington Classic

Three-year-old grass specialists are in the spotlight at Arlington Park Saturday in a pair of six-figure races for the sophomore turfers - the $200,000 American 1000 Guineas for fillies at o

Mizzcan'tbewrong Rright in Winning Reluctant Guest

The move of the $57,300 Reluctant Guest Stakes from turf to Polytrack following several days of rain did not phase Clyde Peterson's Mizzcan'tbewrong, who led every step of the way in the one mile a

Longshot Snapphok Takes Chester House Stakes

Al Moorhouse's Snapphok burst on the scene inside the furlong pole and drew off to win the $53,900 Chester House Stakes by 1 ¾ lengths on Saturday at Arlington Park.  Inez Karlsson rode the son of

Voy Por Uno Mas, Afleet Deceit win Saturday Stakes

Del Sol Farm LLC & Hernandez Racing Club's Voy Por Uno Mas was able to set an easy pace in the mile and a sixteenth Richard Radke Illinois Owners Stakes and had plenty left in the tank t

Coragil Cat Repeats in Timeless Native Stakes

Jim Tafel LLC's Coragil Cat continues to show an affinity for Arlington Park's all-weather Polytrack surface with his third stakes victory over the surface [asset|height=12|width=1]as the son of Fo

"Spring Training" Begins With Wednesday Opening of Stable Area

Much in the way that pitchers and catchers reporting is a sign that Spring has arrived for baseball fans, horse racing's "Spring training" begins with the arrivals of the first colts and

Top Finishers in Million Preview Day Headliners to Get Entry, Starting Fees Waived for Festival

Arlington Park officials announced that the top three finishers in each of the three graded stakes races on Million Preview Day, Saturday, July 11, will have their entry and starting fees waived fo

$1.3 Million Overnight Stakes Program Announced

A schedule of 26 overnight stakes races worth an aggregate $1.3 million for the 2009 meet was announced Tuesday by Kevin Greely, Arlington Park Vice President of Racing and Racing Secretary.

Arlington to Offer $500,000 Bonus for Mid-America Triple Sweep

Arlington Park officials announced that they will offer a $500,000 bonus to the owner(s) of any horse that can sweep the Mid-America Triple at the suburban Chicago racecourse.

Arlington to Run 27 Stakes in 2009 Worth More Than $5 Million

The International Festival of Racing, featuring the 27th running of the Grade I Arlington Million, tops a 2009 schedule that includes 27 stakes races worth $5,225,000 during 98

Catalano Likes His Breeders' Cup Chances

Seven-time Arlington Park training champion Wayne Catalano knows a thing or two about winning the Breeders' Cup - scoring in his first attempt when Dreaming of Anna won the 2006 Juvenile Fillies at

Clement-trained Trio Ready for Breeders' Cup Engagements

Trainer Christophe Clement, who arrived at Santa Anita from his New York base Tuesday, got a first hand look at his three Breeders' Cup entrants - Filly & Mare Turf starters Mauralakana and Vac