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Who Was the Worst Racehorse Ever?

After looking at legendary horses last month, let’s have a little fun this week and take a look at some of the worst horses of all time. Of course, it is extremely unfair on these horses because their owners and trainers should have known, at least deep down, that their entry simply wasn’t up to…

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Who Is the Greatest Racehorse of All Time?

Debates about the greatest in any given sport have raged on for decades. However, the Internet age has caused this practice to skyrocket in popularity as fans of a sport argue the merits of competitors from a different era. In soccer, we had the great Pele vs. Maradona debate followed by the Messi versus Ronaldo…

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New Tax Rules Benefitting U.S. Bettors Take Effect Today

(Image credit: James Boyes) A new tax rule adopted by the IRS regarding its treatment of wagering activity will have a positive impact on horse racing bettors in the US beginning today. Yesterday, the IRS adopted a new rule in which all wagers placed into a single parimutuel pool and represented on a single ticket…