Last year, Americans collectively spent 31 billion hours watching sports on TV — a 40% increase from a decade ago. They watched football, baseball, basketball, hockey, horse racing, NASCAR, rowing, rugby, soccer and volleyball — even Little League championships and poker games. “Live sports is...
The Italian referendum is tomorrow, and no one is allowed to publish polls starting 15 days before the election. But Italians are publishing the results of “horse races” and such, that bear a remarkable resemblance to poll results. The latest horse-race numbers (literally) show No winning by 4 to 8 points. Show More Summary
Chariot racing is loud and deadly.
An exclusive video showing what went into the chariot race for 'Ben-Hur.' Real issues, high speeds and horse flatulence.
Designer Kevin Finn’s equine playing cards feature abstract line-art images of horses, with jockeys as the jokers. The images shown here are just design prototypes. The finished cards will be printed by the United States Playing Card Company, with gold metallic details.
I intend to keep you in the loop on the very important race between North Carolina’s Governor McCrory and Attorney General Roy Cooper. Did I say this was a horse race? As provisional ballots are being drawn in and considered, new figures have emerged from Brunswick County and Columbus County, North Carolina. Show More Summary
I know it’s easy to take the bait with stories like this, but just like the horse race stories, the media loves process stories. What better way to handle what’s going on after the election than to write stories on how the transition is going to pieces and everything is a mess? There are two stories out tonight doing just that. Show More Summary
The Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] 250 GTO isn’t the rarest Prancing Horse around, though it does tend to fetch the highest bids whenever one comes up for sale. Just 39 of the homologation specials were built between 1962 and 1964, and one of them, chassis number 3387, the second example to come off the line, is now up for sale. The car is listed at...
Apple Music may be working hard to dethrone streaming music market leader Spotify, but it also can’t afford to ignore the other horses in the race. Google Play Music has today launched a major revamp of its iOS and Android apps, using...Show More Summary
Santa Anita attendees watch the horses parading to predict a winning order Handicapping the presidential race at the Breeders Cup.A benefit of having the 33rd running of one of thoroughbred racing's most prestigious international events,...Show More Summary
Ducati has released its most powerful motorcycle ever, in a package that's so light it would need to add ballast to race in World Superbike. The extraordinary 1299 Superleggera packs 215 horses, weighs just 156 kg and leaps to the top...Show More Summary
Horse racing got what it desperately needed Saturday afternoon at Santa Anita: a new superstar. In a stirring stretch drive that was every bit a symbolic passing of the torch, California Chrome looked as if he was going to win the $6-million Breeders’ Cup Classic. But as the finish line approached,...
Chrome, widely regarded as the best horse in the world, finished a close second in the Breeders’ Cup Classic, losing his first race in seven starts this year.
Which horses will be taking home victories in the races leading up to the 2016 Breeders’ Cup? It was a beautiful day for horse racing in California as the races leading up to the 2016 Breeders’ Cup take place. While the Breeders’ Cup...Show More Summary
Here's how to watch the Breeders' Cup Saturday Thoroughbred World Championships live stream online
Breeders' Cup CEO credits his legal education and experience for earning jobs in horse racing.
The 2014 Horse of the Year is back for the 2016 Breeders’ Cup Classic California Chrome is the main attraction at the 2016 Breeders’ Cup, and the favorite in Saturday’s $6 million Classic race at Santa Anita Park, but the heralded champion...Show More Summary
Turns out getting away from California Chrome wasn’t the answer for Dortmund. Previously defeated only in races won by American Pharoah and California Chrome, Dortmund was no match Friday for a horse who hadn’t won a race in more than 19 months. Tamarkuz, a 6-year-old who raced in England and Dubai...