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Horserace

Derby
classic annual race at Epsom Downs. [Br. Cult.: Brewer Dictionary, 276]
Kentucky Derby
classic annual race in Louisville. [Am. Cult.: Brewer Dictionary, 516]
Palio, the
race with medieval trappings, held annually at Siena. [Ital. Hist.: EB (1963) XX, 620]
Royal Ascot
England’s fashionable annual event. [Br. Cult.: Brewer Dictionary, 49]
Triple Crown
premier achievement in U.S. racing, to win Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes. [Amer. Cult.: WB, 16:59]
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Racehorse Owners Association chief executive Richard Wayman said the establishment of the horserace betting right was essential for British racing.
BETTING NEWS Betfair has signed a deal to replace Betfair's current annual voluntary Horserace Betting Levy payments
What about The legislative Horserace Horserace authorisation bookmakers, bets racing by Nick Rust, behalf BHA chief executive on of British racing, described the announcement as a "welcome and tremendous boost for t he tens of thousands of people across the country who derive their livelihoods from our sport".
The new race will be supported by the Horserace Betting Levy Board.
Images from his high-tech digital camera are often featured on the pages of Record Racing and the shots pictured here are from the portfolio submitted by Grossick in his bid to become Racing Photographer of the Year - due to be announced at Monday's glittering Horserace Writers Association lunch in London.
We want the Derby to be a national event rather than a horserace and getting a bigger audience is the key to that," course managing director Sue Ellen told the Racing Post.
Agreement has been reached between the Horserace Betting Levy Board and the British Horseracing Board over the funding structure for next year's fixture list.
Horsepower World Pool is based on a completely random, equal chance, virtual horserace, run online every 90 seconds.
CLARE TWEMLOW was yesterday described as absolutely shattered after ensuring British racing again claimed a place on the honours board in the 1,000km Mongol Derby, the world's longest horserace, writes Graham Green.
Yesterday Minister for Sport Richard Caborn said: "The Government has decided to retain the Horserace Betting Levy Board and the associated horserace betting levy scheme.
The Newcastle department store held a series of 10-minute fashion shows to celebrate the horserace coming to the North.
Priceless film footage of the Derby horserace of 1895 is among the highly-flammable reels of cinematic history being stored in a former nuclear bunker in Warwickshire.