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Your Questions About Horse Racing Terms

Steven asks… How to get into horse racing? I’ve always been somewhat interested in horse racing, but I live in Mississippi where there really aren’t Read more

Your Questions About Horse Racing Terms

Paul asks… Info on Derby Horse Racing? Hey, y’all! Alright so, I just got interested in learning more about how derby racing works and I would really love Read more

Your Questions About Horse Racing Terms

Betty asks… What does “cross the reins” and “run down” mean with regard to horse racing? I’m familiar with many equine terms, but while reading the coverage Read more

Your Questions About Horse Racing Terms

Sandy asks… British And Us Horse Racing? How is Us horse racing differ from British horse racing in terms of the turf and how it is played including the prizes won? Denny answers: The most glaring Read more

Your Questions About Horse Racing Terms

Sharon asks… What does RR mean in Horse racing betting terms? Does it mean the horse or jockey refused to take part in the race? Denny answers: It means the horse ‘refused to race Read more

Your Questions About Horse Racing Terms

Susan asks… What do those horse racing terms mean? The announcer says: “It’s [horse A] in front by a length and a half. [Horse B] third by six. [Horse C] four by a head. [Horse D] three quarters.” Thanks but Read more

Your Questions About Horse Racing Terms

Lizzie asks… Are handicap and stakes the same as flat or national hunt in horse racing terms? If I were making selections for horse racing and I am asked for handicap or stakes Read more

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