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6 3-year-olds nominated late to Triple Crown series

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Thunder Snow, winner of the UAE 2000 Guineas, is among six 3-year-olds made eligible to compete in the Triple Crown series during the late nomination period. (MORE)

Kentucky Derby to celebrate Man o' War with exhibit

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) The Kentucky Derby Museum says it is planning a new exhibit next month on one of thoroughbred racing's most famous horses: Man o' War.

The museum says in a statement that the interactive exhibit will open on April 8 and include information about Man o' War's life, his racing career and his ties to the Kentucky Derby. (MORE)

Ireland-trained Sizing John wins Gold Cup

CHELTENHAM, England (AP) Ten years after winning the Grand National, jockey Robbie Power won the equally-prestigious Cheltenham Gold Cup when Sizing John galloped to victory on Festival Friday.

Trained in Ireland, Sizing John won by two-and-three-quarter lengths on St. Patrick's Day. (MORE)

Hall of Fame driver John Campbell leads Hambletonian Society

(AP) -- Hall of Fame driver John Campbell has been elected president and chief executive officer of the Hambletonian Society. (MORE)

Walsh, Mullins team up for 4 winners at Cheltenham Festival

CHELTENHAM, England (AP) Jockey Ruby Walsh and trainer Willie Mullins ended their drought at the Cheltenham Festival by teaming up for four victories on a day to savor for Irish racing on Thursday.

For the first time at the prestigious meeting, there were six Irish winners in succession. (MORE)

Horse dies at Cheltenham Festival; Shock in feature race

CHELTENHAM, England (AP) The second day of the Cheltenham Festival was marred by the death of a horse in the first race Wednesday. (MORE)

Henderson, McManus get landmark winner at Cheltenham

CHELTENHAM, England (AP) Buveur D'Air won the Champion Hurdle on the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival on Tuesday in a landmark victory for trainer Nicky Henderson and owner J.P. McManus.

Henderson has now won the race a record six times, after victories with See You Then from 1985-87 as well as with Punjabi in 2009 and Binocular in 2010. (MORE)

Eastern invader Shaman Ghost wins Santa Anita Handicap

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) Shaman Ghost beat Midnight Storm by three-quarters of a length to win the $750,000 Santa Anita Handicap on Saturday. (MORE)

Mastery wins San Felipe, but sustains post-race injury

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) Mastery won the $400,000 San Felipe Stakes by 6 3/4 lengths on Saturday, but the colt sustained a fracture in his leg after the finish, ending his Kentucky Derby hopes. (MORE)

Jockeys Perret and Albarado finalists on Hall of Fame ballot

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) Jockeys Robby Albarado and Craig Perret are among the 11 finalists on the National Museum of Racing's Hall of Fame ballot. (MORE)

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