Cross Counter wins Melbourne Cup for Godolphin stable

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — English stayer Cross Counter, ridden by Kerrin McEvoy, gave Dubai-based Godolphin stable its first Melbourne Cup with victory in Australia's largest and most prestigious horse race on Tuesday. The race was marred when the Aidan O'Brien-trained The Cliffsofmoher broke down at the winning post the first time around, breaking its right […]

KENTUCKY POLICE: Drunken man rode horse toward track at Breeders' Cup

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police say a drunken man entered a restricted area at the Breeders' Cup Classic, mounted a horse and rode it out toward the racetrack before he was arrested. News outlets quote a police report as saying 24-year-old Michael Wells-Rody was arrested Saturday at Churchill Downs in Louisville. Police say […]

BGLC Diamond Mile launch today – Tuesday November 6, 2018

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The fourth running of the richest race on the local calendar, the Betting Gaming and Lotteries Commission, Supreme Ventures Limited sponsored Diamond Mile takes place today at 11:00 am at Devon House in Kingston. This year the Diamond Mile will be run on December 1. Chairman of the BGLC, Clovis Metcalfe is […]