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    Jan. 24, 2017, 04:16 PM
    Update on 2016 Eclipse winner for Steeplechase - Rawnaq He was going to ship to England February 3 (and be based with Neil Mulholland) before...
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    Jan. 24, 2017, 04:05 PM
    Glimmerglass replied to a thread Pegasus World . . . in Racing
    From what I've seen on the Pegasus (in large part) the argument has been that the tickets are sold out, NBC will air it, they have racing press...
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    Jan. 24, 2017, 01:15 AM
    Glimmerglass replied to a thread Pegasus World . . . in Racing
    If you go by statistics: only one horse has won from post 12 at GP going 9f (out of 18 occurrences) since the rebuild reopening in 2006. That was Big...
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    Jan. 23, 2017, 09:38 PM
    Or they abstain which honestly irks me to no end. Some of the categories reflecting the 248 voter ballots received and the final votes: Jockey...
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    Jan. 23, 2017, 06:14 PM
    Glimmerglass replied to a thread Pegasus World . . . in Racing
    Final switches with horse entries for the field of 12 starters & their post position (PP) drawn this afternoon: By the way Peter Aiello will call...
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    Jan. 23, 2017, 05:52 PM
    I think the guy is an idiot. Unfortunate for the horse that he's seemingly owned by "characters" who really aren't deserving of his talents. Link...
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    Jan. 20, 2017, 12:53 PM
    Glimmerglass replied to a thread Pegasus World . . . in Racing
    Gun Runner replacing War Envoy certainly does up the chances of the entry hitting the board for slot owner Ruis Racing. I'm still of the camp that...
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    Jan. 19, 2017, 06:51 PM
    Glimmerglass replied to a thread Pegasus World . . . in Racing
    No details about the actual dollars involved but a Gulfstream-based Daily Racing Form writer tweeted this out today (1/19/2017): "Pegasus purse...
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    Jan. 19, 2017, 01:55 AM
    Glimmerglass replied to a thread Pegasus World . . . in Racing
    From the slot owner's position ... No starter = $0 Three legged runner who hasn't won a race in two years & wouldn't defeat a field of $5,000...
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    Jan. 17, 2017, 04:14 PM
    Glimmerglass replied to a thread Pegasus World . . . in Racing
    NBC Sports is airing 90-minutes worth of coverage from 4:30pm - 6pm EST. I'd assume like the Derby this will go off closer to 5:35 EST. They'll want...
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    Jan. 16, 2017, 08:23 PM
    Glimmerglass replied to a thread Pegasus World . . . in Racing
    It appears the field of 12 is complete (alpha order) 1. Arrogate 2. Breaking Lucky 3. California Chrome 4. Eragon 5. Keen Ice 6. Neolithic...
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    Jan. 15, 2017, 06:46 PM
    Glimmerglass replied to a thread Pegasus World . . . in Racing
    For whatever reason (compared to say the KY Derby or BCC) there isn't a decent source for entries. No idea why as this isn't covert ops with the CIA...
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    Jan. 15, 2017, 06:34 PM
    It isn't a done deal and is getting a significant amount of backlash with the proposal from fans, horsemen (e.g legendary A.P. McCoy isn't in favor)...
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    Jan. 11, 2017, 11:02 AM
    Glimmerglass replied to a thread Pegasus World . . . in Racing
    gumtree, I think we're in full agreement as to how/why the Breeders' Cup worked. Jan 11th - another entry for the Pegasus: Canadian bred Breaking...
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    Jan. 8, 2017, 02:02 AM
    Glimmerglass replied to a thread Pegasus World . . . in Racing
    I wouldn't say the Breeders' Cup was slow at all. Huge interest due to efforts of the late John Gaines (Gainesway Farm) from corporate sponsors...
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    Jan. 3, 2017, 11:27 PM
    Few details on that point, although this article has some more info on next steps:...
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    Jan. 3, 2017, 06:04 PM
    Glimmerglass replied to a thread Pegasus World . . . in Racing
    While there is a lot of chatter about the race - largely position holders scrambling to find a suitable runner (and that's proving difficult) - I'm...
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    Jan. 3, 2017, 12:41 AM
    The Middleburg Training Center was acquired by businessman/point to point rider/ex MFH Randy Rouse - who turned 100 last Friday - a decade ago for...
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    Dec. 30, 2016, 11:55 PM
    Too many to choose from, others cited good ones, but I think I would've liked to have seen with my own eyes February 3, 1980 at Santa Anita the Grade...
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