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Thoroughbred Times Archive

Little Mike scores for U.S. in Arlington Million (8/18)

I'm A Dreamer holds off Marketing Mix in Beverly D. thriller (8/18)

Aga Khan's Bayrir rallies to Secretariat victory (8/18)

Jakkalberry takes inaugural American St. Leger (8/18)

Boisterous morning-line favorite in well-matched Arlington Million (8/15)

Silver Max, Marketing Mix favored in Grade 1 events on Arlington Million undercard (8/15)

La Tia wires field in Arlington Oaks (7/21)

Rahystrada leads quartet of stakes winners on Million Preview Day (7/14)

Workin for Hops, Musketier meet at Arlington (7/13)

Kitty in a Tizzy ends two-year drought in Chicago (6/30)

Upperline has upper hand in Arlington Matron (5/27)

Arlington, horsemen agree to contract (5/3)

Arlington announces 20% purse reduction during ongoing contract dispute with ITHA (5/1)

Jockey Razo dies in garage fire in suburban Chicago (4/24)

She’s All In romps in Sixty Sails (4/21)

Done Talking wins Illinois Derby (4/7)

Currency Swap heads overflow Illinois Derby field (4/4)

Arlington Park to run 26 stakes, adds new race (1/24)

Chicago handicapper Polzin dies (1/5)

Jockeys’ Guild takes battle with Churchill to Illinois (12/3)

Plan calls for slight reduction in graded stakes next year (12/1)

Guild asks Illinois to consider support of jockey health and welfare (11/23)

Twine first winner for Straight Line (11/12)

Caleb’s Posse triumphs in Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile (11/5)

Stephanie’s Kitten takes down Juvenile Fillies Turf (11/4)

Mister Marti Gras surges late to win Ack Ack (11/4)

Willcox Inn rebounds in TVG Hawthorne Derby (10/15)

Willcox Inn seeks Chicago success in Hawthorne Derby (10/12)

Headache storms home to win Hawthorne Gold Cup (10/8)

Giant Oak seeks first Hawthorne win in Gold Cup (10/5)

Shared Property, Rocket Twentyone shine at Arlington (9/10)

Mister Marti Gras takes Washington Park (9/3)

Purse doubled for Hawthorne Gold Cup (8/30)

Cape Blanco anchors big day by O’Brien, Euros at Arlington (8/13)

Stacelita much the best in Beverly D. (8/13)

Irish classic winner Treasure Beach takes Secretariat (8/13)

Irish classic winner to face local star in Secretariat (8/9)

Arlington Million next stop on Cape Blanco’s U.S. invasion (8/9)

International cast set for Beverly D. (8/9)

Free Fighter sets Arlington track record in Stars and Stripes (7/23)

Willcox Inn, Tajaaweed, Fantasia victorious on Million Preview Day (7/9)

Santana secures 1,000th career win (7/8)

Devil by Design makes 2011 debut a winning one (7/3)

Arlington’s Prairie State Festival features charity event (6/22)

Ann of the Dance first winner for champion English Channel (6/18)

Motion gives backers of Illinois gaming bill more time to make case (6/9)

Illinois Senate passes casino expansion bill (5/31)

Arlington cancels after two races when jockeys refuse to ride (5/29)

Pachattack dominant in Matron, Willcox Inn takes Arlington Classic (5/28)

Illinois gaming bill appears to be dead (5/26)

Gambling expansion bill introduced in Illinois House (5/25)

Workin for Hops wins Hanshin Cup Handicap (5/21)

Mayor, city leaders support Arlington’s gaming push (5/19)

Equine Advocates to honor Duchossois (5/11)

Joe Vann draws away late to win Illinois Derby (4/9)

Hawthorne boosts Illinois Derby purse (3/30)

Illinois Standardbred tracks suing Churchill over Youbet deal (3/8)

Arlington Park, horsemen to bank purse funds based upon field size (2/21)

Gambling expansion revived in Illinois legislature (2/11)

Giant Oak takes Donn for second straight Grade 1 score (2/5)

Hawthorne slashes Illinois Derby purse (1/25)

Illinois racing industry stunned at failure of expanded gaming bill (1/14)

TCA Honor Guest Duchossois optimistic on racing’s future (1/10)

Gambling expansion forges ahead in Illinois (1/6)

Askbut I Won’ttell takes My Charmer from off the pace (12/4)

Illinois Senate approves expanded gaming bill (12/3)

Giant Oak wins Clark via disqualification (11/26)

Grade 1 winner and Canadian champion Cloudy’s Knight retired (10/19)

Petrillo named Arlington Park general manager (10/13)

Arnold resigns from top Arlington Park post (10/11)

Yankee Fourtune goes gate to wire in Hawthorne Derby (10/9)

Redding Colliery holds on for Hawthorne Gold Cup win (10/2)

Arlington Chairman Duchossois named TCA’s 2010 honor guest (9/24)

Attempted robbery of armored car occurs near Hawthorne (9/23)

Consortium of Illinois off-track betting operators dissolved (9/20)

Juvenile Fillies Analysis 9/13: One new one in from Illinois, one top one out (9/13)

Major Gain, Wonderlandbynight victorious at Arlington (9/11)

Rough Sailing tries Polytrack in Arlington-Washington Futurity (9/8)

Dade Babe goes gate to wire in Pucker Up (9/6)

Gran Estreno repeats in Washington Park Handicap at Arlington (9/4)

Chicago trainer Tomillo succumbs to pancreatic cancer (9/3)

Illinois adjusts account wagering cap (8/31)

Three Arlington trainers suspended for drug positives (8/25)

Arlington Oaks winner DQed following etodolac positive (8/23)

Debussy upsets champion Gio Ponti in Million (8/21)

Eclair de Lune scores memorable Beverly D. win for Duchossois (8/21)

Paddy O’Prado clear Secretariat winner (8/21)

Memorial Maniac sets course record in Stars and Stripes (8/21)

Trainer Nick Canani handed 30-day suspension (8/19)

Gio Ponti’s repeat bid headlines International Festival of Racing (8/17)

Tuscan Evening dead from apparent heart attack at Del Mar (8/8)

Illinois ADW players may miss out on top summer meets (7/20)

Rahystrada charges to Arlington Handicap victory (7/17)

Workin for Hops eyes Mid-America Triple after American Derby win (7/17)

Tuscan Evening shines bright in Modesty (7/17)

General Quarters, Tuscan Evening headline Arlington Million preview day (7/14)

Informed Decision earns first win of season in Chicago Handicap (7/4)

Upperline breaks through in Arlington Oaks (7/3)

Secret Kin bags elusive win in Isaac Murphy Handicap (6/19)

Illinois stars come out for Prairie State Festival (6/18)

Churchill to review racing operations of four tracks (6/17)

First-time starter Dawnie Macho sets Arlington track record (6/12)

Rescued Letdetrumpetblare aims at victory on the track (6/2)

Country Flavor, Tizaqueena take Arlington stakes (5/29)

Multiple Grade 3 winner Scooter Roach retired (5/11)

Churchill Downs drops out of NTRA (5/7)

Champion She Be Wild injured, will miss Kentucky Oaks (4/18)

Life At Ten keeps win streak alive in Sixty Sails (4/17)

Jockey James Graham secures 1,000th career win (4/15)

American Lion powers to victory in Illinois Derby (4/3)

Two champions headline star-studded Ashland (3/31)

Backtalk, American Lion to meet in Illinois Derby (3/30)

Catalano secures milestone 2,000th win on Wednesday at Hawthorne (2/24)

Giant Oak named Illinois horse of the year (2/23)

Jockey Wade suffers fractured vertebrae in spill (2/20)

New player buys Tiznow colt for $475,000 (2/16)

Stakes-placed Piscitelli off Triple Crown trail (2/1)

Champion She Be Wild returns in Forward Gal (1/28)

Fairmount live schedule restored to 52 dates (1/26)

Champion Turf Male: Gio Ponti (1/18)

Champion Two-Year-Old Filly: She Be Wild (1/18)

Greyhound racing ends in Wisconsin (1/4)

Cloudy’s Knight earns fourth stakes win of the year in McKnight (12/26)

Fantastic Madame first winner for Devil Hunter (12/17)

Newsmakers of the Year No. 10: Jockey tragedies (12/6)

Illinois tracks, horsemen unite to preserve slot machine rights (12/1)

Grade 3 winner Fort Prado to stand in Illinois (11/18)

Churchill to acquire Youbet.com, United Tote (11/11)

She Be Wild wins Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies (11/6)

He’s Bonafide bags first stakes win at Illinois Festival of Racing (10/31)

Proceed Bee takes Hawthorne Derby (10/10)

She Be Wild puts perfect record on line in Alcibiades (10/6)

Awesome Gem wins Hawthorne Gold Cup (10/3)

Illinois Racing Board cuts 2010 live dates (9/24)

Cloudy’s Knight rolls to comeback victory in Kentucky Cup Turf (9/19)

Castleton Lyons contributes earnings to disabled jockeys (9/18)

Hot Cha Cha runs away with Pucker Up (9/7)

Free Fighter captures Stars and Stripes (9/7)

She Be Wild scores visually impressive Lassie win (9/5)

Dixie Band accelerates to Futurity score (9/5)

Gran Estreno captures Washington Park (9/5)

Autograph session in Saratoga to benefit injured riders (9/4)

Moss helps claim, retire two Cornhusker winners (9/3)

Apprentice Michael Straight seriously injured at Arlington Park (8/27)

Internet betting legalized for Illinois residents (8/26)

Gio Ponti rolls to Arlington Million victory (8/8)

Dynaforce regains top form in Beverly D. score (8/8)

Take the Points wins Secretariat thriller (8/8)

Gio Ponti, Einstein headline Arlington Million (8/4)

Pure Clan, Black Mamba face international challenge in Beverly D. (8/4)

Giant Oak set for Secretariat (8/4)

Top retired jockeys to raise money for disabled riders (7/23)

Peach Brew rallies to win Arlington Oaks (7/18)

Baird scores career victory 2,000 (7/17)

Golf benefit to be held for Douglas on July 20 (7/16)

Fairmount Park to end meet early (7/16)

Just as Well makes the grade in Arlington Handicap (7/11)

Yankee Injunuity surprises in Arlington Sprint (7/11)

Reb takes American Derby in stakes debut (7/11)

Pure Clan proves best in Modesty (7/11)

Sire Black Tie Affair pensioned (7/10)

Arlington’s Million Preview day features familiar faces (7/8)

Informed Decision professional in Chicago score (7/4)

Three Chimneys pensions prominent sire Rahy (7/1)

Injured rider Douglas offers update (6/30)

Hooh Why to try dirt in Iowa Oaks (6/23)

Fort Prado wins Black Tie Affair for fourth time (6/20)

Illinois casinos file suits against horsemen, tracks (6/15)

Casino money headed for Illinois tracks (6/8)

Jockey Hamilton reaches milestone 1,000th victory (6/7)

Owner of Silverfoot honors injured rider Douglas (6/7)

Jockeys to support injured rider Douglas (6/3)

Emigh notches 3,000th career victory (5/30)

Former exercise rider Pizzo dies after accident (5/30)

Douglas’s wife says injured jockey’s mind is sharp (5/29)

Karlsson, Lopez avoid serious injury at Arlington (5/25)

Theriot suspended, Born to Be euthanized (5/25)

Agent says Douglas might never walk again (5/24)

Vacation scores Hanshin Cup at Arlington (5/23)

Arlington Million winner to receive automatic berth to Japan Cup (5/22)

Former jockey Valdes indicted by federal grand jury (5/6)

Musket Man completes adventurous workout (4/25)

Pacesetter Swift Temper fends off Santa Teresita in Sixty Sails (4/18)

Musket Man stays hot with Illinois Derby win (4/4)

Musket Man, Giant Oak in Illinois Derby (3/31)

Arlington offering incentives to run in big races (3/18)

Block has stranglehold on Illinois-bred honors (3/2)

Racing worrying about losing revenue from slot machines (2/5)

Blagojevich tried to shake down track owner (1/30)

Catalano, Calabrese part ways (1/28)

Tapes show Illinois governor discussing racing industry (1/27)

Turfway, Hawthorne cancel Sunday cards (12/20)

Blagojevich signs casino impact fee legislation (12/17)

Hawthorne cancels Sunday card (12/14)

Casino impact fee uncertain after Blagojevich's arrest (12/10)

Illinois lawmakers approve subsidy for racing (11/21)

Hawthorne group denied casino license (11/17)

Fappie's Notebook joins Fairberry stallion roster (11/4)

Hawthorne submits bid for casino license (10/15)

Churchill Downs bans toe grabs at all its tracks (10/14)

Strait of Mewsina springs upset in Hawthorne Derby (10/11)

Illinois, Oregon groups join THG (10/10)

Arlington makes mistake on Arc payouts (10/9)

Champion Dreaming of Anna retired (10/7)

Spirit One to skip Breeders’ Cup (9/30)

Fairbanks, Wise River score victories at Hawthorne (9/27)

Barely Union Scale to stand in Indiana (9/26)

Meet figures decline at Arlington (9/25)

Racing Hall of Fame jockey Earlie Fires retires (9/21)

Arlington gets extra week for '09 (9/16)

Terrain wins Arlington-Washington Futurity via DQ (9/13)

My Dominick James returns to Arlington for Futurity (9/10)

Deputy Wild Cat relocating to Illinois (9/9)

Closeout captures Pucker Up (9/6)

C. S. Silk wins Arlington-Washington Lassie (9/6)

Lewis Michael to Three Chimneys in 2009 (8/26)

Lewis Michael surges to Pat O’Brien score (8/24)

Dale’s Deal first winner for Animo de Valeroso (8/24)

Mr. Nightlinger unstoppable in Arlington Sprint (8/23)

Mr. Nightlinger streaks into Arlington Sprint (8/21)

Fairmount Park increases mount fees (8/13)

Spirit One rewards confidence of connections in Arlington Million (8/10)

Mauralakana drives clear to impressive Beverly D. win (8/10)

Winchester surges to dominant Secretariat win (8/10)

Delzangles back at Arlington with Toque de Queda (8/9)

Spirit One should be ready to go on Million day (8/9)

Cicerole sets sights on upset in Beverly D. (8/8)

O’Brien seeks further Grade/Group 1 success with Mount Nelson, Plan (8/8)

Injury knocks Sudan from Arlington Million (8/8)

Trio of prominent turf runners to meet in Beverly D. (8/6)

Archipenko continues his globetrotting in Arlington Million (8/6)

States to require certification of off-shore wagering outlets (8/4)

Sky Mom makes the grade in Arlington Oaks (8/2)

Illinois chaplaincy auctioning off lunch with legends (8/1)

De Kock mulling Arlington Million for Summer Mile winner Archipenko (7/12)

Tizdejavu makes all the pace to win American Derby (7/12)

Communique wears down foes to win Modesty (7/12)

Stream Cat upsets Cosmonaut in Arlington Handicap (7/12)

Cosmonaut seeks Arlington Handicap three-peat (7/10)

Silverfoot sweeps to easy victory in Stars and Stripes (7/4)

Distance specialists square off in Stars and Stripes (6/30)

Leah’s Secret halts winless stretch in Chicago Handicap (6/28)

Indescribable collars Leah’s Secret in Arlington Matron (5/26)

Coragil Cat surges in stretch to take Hanshin Cup (5/24)

Dispute between Chicago jockeys, Illinois horsemen drags on (5/8)

Bayou’s Lassie turns back Dreaming of Anna in Distaff Turf Mile (5/3)

Hawthorne jockeys set own fees for losing mounts (4/26)

Ryan’s for Real front-running victor in Bill Hartack (4/19)

Recapturetheglory romps to upset win in Illinois Derby (4/5)

Recapturetheglory another late Triple Crown nominee (4/2)

Former trainer Boyce dies at 83 (3/18)

Dreaming of Anna dominant in Hillsborough (3/15)

TVG to show Hawthorne racing (3/7)

Arlington president calls for maximizing Web revenue (2/20)

Hawthorne meet closes with decline in on-track handle (1/16)

Illinois adopts model rule for anabolic steroids (1/8)

Cloud still hangs over banned jockeys one year later (12/17)

S’morluc is first career winner for Morluc (12/9)

Apprentice jockey Wade takes first steps since spill (12/5)

Jockey Harris earns first career win (12/2)

Hawthorne jockeys Wade, Meier recovering (12/1)

Hawthorne jockeys Meier, Wade injured in spill (11/30)

He’s Hammered among Illinois-bred standouts at Hawthorne (11/3)

Gutsy Cloudy’s Knight upsets Ask in Canadian International (10/21)

Bold Hawk proves best in Hawthorne Derby (10/13)

Dreaming of Anna takes center stage in Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup (10/10)

Street Sense, Curlin prep on Tuesday for Breeders’ Cup Classic (10/9)

Wicked Style blazes to Breeders' Futurity win (10/6)

Student Council clear winner in Hawthorne Gold Cup (9/29)

Cloudy’s Knight regains winning form in Sky Classic (9/23)

Arlington, Hawthorne granted meet extensions (9/19)

Jockey Meier earns 4,000th career win (9/16)

Hawthorne touts dirt surface to horsemen, fans (9/10)

Dreaming of Liz leads all the way to win Arlington-Washington Lassie (9/8)

Champion Dreaming of Anna dominates in Pucker Up (9/8)

Solo Survivor scores an upset in Arlington Matron (9/8)

Nafzger narrows options for Street Sense’s final prep (9/6)

Marietta clear winner of Arlington Oaks (8/18)

Jambalaya denies The Tin Man historic Arlington Million win (8/11)

Royal Highness edges Irridescence for Beverly D. win (8/11)

Shamdinan wins Secretariat in American debut (8/11)

Jambalaya adds spice to salty Arlington Million field (8/10)

After Market could be Classic bound after Million (8/10)

After Market takes on The Tin Man in Arlington Million (8/8)

Red Giant rides momentum into Secretariat Stakes (8/8)

Lewis Michael earns first graded win in Washington Park (7/28)

Multiple graded stakes winner Mystery Giver retired (7/28)

Bridge Game deals a winning hand in Modesty (7/21)

Cosmonaut no surprise in Arlington Handicap (7/21)

Lattice gets first stakes win in American Derby (7/21)

Dreaming of Anna wires Virginia Oaks (7/21)

Wood End Farms opens a training pool in Chicago suburbs (7/20)

Always First earns narrow win in Stars and Stripes (7/4)

Arlington jockeys sue Illinois owners, trainers (6/30)

Arlington Park hopes to add dates in ’08 (6/28)

Pleasant Strike rolls late for Arlington Classic win (6/23)

Lady Belsara goes wire to wire in Chicago Handicap (6/16)

Illinois board upholds Houghton ban (6/15)

Prominent Illinois owner Sidney Port dead at 96 (6/13)

Uniform equine injury reporting to start June 1 (5/30)

Spotsgone pulls upset in Hanshin Cup (5/26)

Houghton files lawsuit against Arlington Park (5/25)

Graham rides six winners on Arlington’s Thursday card (5/24)

Midwest jockeys aim for increased mount fees (5/14)

Arlington jockeys, horsemen to discuss mount fees (5/10)

Odd betting pattern primary evidence in Houghton ban (5/10)

Jockey Zimmerman earns 1,000th career win (5/6)

Kettleoneup powers from behind to capture Sixty Sails Handicap (4/21)

Master Command stays perfect this season with National Jockey Club win (4/21)

Guidry plans to retire this summer (4/16)

Cowtown Cat affirms his classic credentials in Illinois Derby (4/7)

Illinois riverboat law deemed unconstitutional (4/6)

Cobalt Blue, Cowtown Cat take Triple Crown hopes to Illinois Derby (4/5)

No St. Louis Derby at Fairmount Park in 2007 (3/9)

Arlington Park agrees to settlement in Federal housing lawsuit (3/2)

Grade 3 winner Fort Prado named Illinois Horse of the Year (2/15)

Houghton, Bell to be allowed to ride at Hawthorne (2/14)

Arlington Park to convert to Polytrack (2/6)

Hawthorne Race Course announces pick six rule changes (1/31)

Jockey Douglas allowed to ride at Gulfstream Park (1/26)

Street Sense Experimental Free Handicap highweight (1/25)

Magna moves to Diamond J in Illinois (1/4)

Arlington Park to replace dirt track with synthetic surface (12/7)

Hawthorne cancels Thursday card because of impending storm (11/30)

Joyce, founder of Arlington Million, dies at 77 (11/27)

Hawthorne, Penn National cancel live racing on Thursday (11/16)

Dreaming of Anna doing well after Juvenile Fillies, to winter in Florida (11/5)

Street Sense wins Juvenile by record ten lengths (11/4)

Dreaming of Anna floats to victory in Juvenile Fillies (11/4)

Undefeated filly Vacare to skip Breeders' Cup (10/23)

Live racing creates fans, but customer service keeps them (10/17)

Queen Elizabeth II Cup winner Vacare in Fasig-Tipton November catalog (10/17)

Best of Buddies puts forth gutsy effort to win Hawthorne Derby (10/14)

Nkosi Reigns front-running winner of Spend a Buck Handicap (10/14)

It's No Joke upsets A. P. Arrow in Hawthorne Gold Cup (9/30)

No Tolerance goes wire-to-wire in Robert F. Carey (9/30)

Illinois board approves Arlington Park's request for shorter week (9/19)

Dreaming of Anna kicks home late to beat colts in Summer Stakes (9/17)

National Jockey Club withdraws 2007 dates request (9/15)

Hawthorne, Television Games Network terminate agreement (9/15)

Arlington Park reports across-the-board declines for 2006 meet (9/14)

Hawthorne meet includes graded stakes, Illinois festival (9/13)

Dead heat finish in Arlington-Washington Futurity (9/10)

Lisa M goes last to first to capture Arlington Lassie (9/10)

Vacare remains undefeated with Pucker Up win (9/9)

ITHA pulls Arlington Park's simulcast signal from TVG (9/6)

National Jockey Club dates in doubt after Duchossois calls on debt (9/6)

Longshot Sea Siren defeats Maggie Slew in Arlington Matron (9/2)

Hawthorne announces renovations as racing season set to begin (8/31)

Lawyer Ron sweeps to St. Louis Derby score in return (8/27)

Lawyer Ron returns in St. Louis Derby (8/24)

Lawyer Ron returns in St. Louis Derby (8/22)

Owner funds race to bring Fairmount Park recognition (8/21)

Two Fairmount Park trainers killed in train accident (8/20)

Cryptoquip holds off Coolwind in Arlington Oaks thriller (8/19)

Illinois approves EPO testing (8/17)

St. Louis Derby draws 34 nominations, including Lawyer Ron (8/16)

Plans change, Original Spin's effort does not (8/16)

Caller I.D. to Three Way Farm in Illinois (8/14)

Lael Stables colt Showing Up for the challenge in the Secretariat Stakes (8/12)

Gorella goes from last to first in Beverly D. (8/12)

The Tin Man strong in Arlington Million win (8/12)

Jockey Fallon's bid to ride in Million denied (8/11)

Gomez to replace Fallon aboard Ace in Arlington Million (8/10)

Third consultant deems Arlington surface safe (8/10)

Talented trio headlines powerful field for Beverly D. Stakes (8/9)

Showing Up tops compact Secretariat Stakes field (8/9)

Cacique, English Channel, Better Talk Now highlight full Arlington Million field (8/9)

Fallon banned from riding in Arlington Million (8/9)

Motion says Film Maker might be in peak form for Beverly D. (8/8)

Showing Up shoots for Grade 1 glory in Secretariat (8/8)

Arlington Park hires consultant for third inspection of track surface (8/4)

Greely's experience helps shape Arlington Million day (7/31)

Jockey Thornton taken to hospital after mount ducks through rail (7/30)

Illinois Racing Board to hire another consultant to examine Arlington surface (7/30)

Suave back in form in Washington Park (7/29)

Arlington chairman pushes state to legalize online wagering (7/25)

Union Avenue scores second straight stakes win in American Derby (7/22)

Chic Dancer prevails in Modesty Handicap (7/22)

Cosmonaut takes control early in Arlington Handicap victory (7/22)

Arlington surface 'consistent and uniform,' racetrack consultant reports (7/18)

Independent firm to inspect Arlington racing surface (7/12)

National Jockey Club facing financial crisis (7/12)

Arlington re-evaluating racing schedule after rash of breakdowns (7/5)

Arlington to add pine bark shavings to dirt main track (7/3)

Fires, Major Rhythm connect in Stars and Stripes (7/2)

Kingship holds on for Arlington Classic victory (7/1)

Longtime racing secretary Trotter recuperating (6/30)

Abercrombie to receive Arlington's Distinguished Women in Racing Award (6/29)

Arlington main track deemed safe after rash of breakdowns (6/28)

Rolling Sea kicks off Prairie State Festival with upset (6/24)

Emigh released from hospital (6/22)

Leading Arlington Park rider Emigh suffers concussion (6/21)

Ebony Breeze rallies to capture Chicago Breeders' Cup (6/17)

Original Spin, Mystery Giver among Prairie State Festival nominees (6/16)

Illinois riverboat casinos block creation of horse racing trust (6/15)

Grade 1 winner Irgun dies at 15 (6/13)

Grade 1 winners top Arlington Million nominees (6/7)

Illinois casinos file lawsuit to fight tax benefiting racing (6/1)

Bill will give Illinois tracks casino money (5/31)

Arlington Park jockey Perez transported to hospital (5/29)

Jockey Graham records five wins at Arlington Park (5/27)

Gouldings Green captures Hanshin Cup following disqualification (5/27)

Sunriver overhauls pacesetter Lewis Michael in Peter Pan (5/20)

Hawthorne handle up for spring meet (5/4)

Arlington to boost purses for maiden special weight and allowance races (5/3)

Trombetta relishes Sweetnorthernsaint's role as 'wise-guy horse' (5/2)

Former Marine brings enthusiasm as new Arlington president (5/1)

Hollendorfer still has plenty Cause to Believe (5/1)

Silver Bid among standouts on Illinois Champions Day at Hawthorne (4/29)

Chicago trainer Paulik arrested, charged with using 'elephant juice' (4/27)

Take Achance On Me seeks repeat win on Illinois Champions Day (4/27)

Illinois House passes bill earmarking casino revenue for tracks (4/27)

Rojas suffers broken rib in Hawthorne spill (4/25)

Three Hour Nap dashes to National Jockey Club Handicap win (4/22)

Fleet Indian romps to second consecutive graded stakes win in Sixty Sails (4/22)

Fairmount Park to host richest race ever with inaugural St. Louis Derby (4/14)

Fort Prado prevails in Connally Breeders' Cup Turf Handicap (4/8)

Sweetnorthernsaint dominates Illinois Derby (4/8)

Late Triple Crown nominee Cause to Believe rolls into Illinois Derby (4/4)

Illinois casino bill to aid racing fails by two votes (3/30)

Former Marine named president of Arlington Park (3/30)

Illinois Derby field continues to grow (3/28)

Fairmount Park tax-break bill goes to Illinois governor (3/28)

Arlington Park searching for on-air female co-host (3/17)

Hawthorne Race Course pushes back first post time on Fridays (3/17)

TVG adds Hawthorne as exclusive TV/wagering partner (3/17)

Illinois-bred champion Julie's Prize dies after race at Tampa Bay Downs (3/9)

Illinois board rules Penn National can retain Illinois casino (3/7)

Proposed legislation could boost Illinois purses (3/3)

Kentucky Horse Park to celebrate John Henry's 31st birthday (3/1)

Original Spin voted Illinois-bred horse of the year (2/23)

Illinois Derby anchors Hawthorne's $1.8-million stakes program (2/18)

Guidry wins 2006 George Woolf Award (2/9)

Carey resigns amid management restructuring at Hawthorne (2/7)

World Racing Championships series canceled for 2006 (2/6)

Celluloid Hero rallies to win Dixieland Stakes (1/20)

International Festival of Racing anchors Arlington's 2006 stakes schedule (1/10)

Some Illinois horsemen want state probe of association president, directors (1/6)

Emigh moves tack to Southern California (1/6)

Mutuel handle increases boost Hawthorne meet (1/2)

Power struggle brews in Illinois Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association (12/23)

Illinois horsemen’s group claims recent election unauthorized; files suit (12/21)

Illinois Gaming Board revokes Emerald Casino license (12/21)

Baird, retired jockey with more than 3,000 wins, dies at 85 (12/19)

Culinary closes to score Furl Sail Handicap romp (12/17)

Arlington Park hires Greely as racing secretary (12/15)

Goodrich to step down as Arlington president (12/12)

Indy Groove disqualified from Arlington Matron win (12/12)

Nicole’s Dream wakens team to new horizons (12/10)

Nicole’s Dream a crowd favorite in Hong Kong (12/9)

Turfway, Hawthorne cancel due to weather, Aqueduct closed Friday (12/8)

Hawthorne cancels final two races due to cold weather (12/7)

Hawthorne Race Course reduces purses (11/21)

Hawthorne cancels portion of Wednesday card due to snow storm (11/16)

Nicole’s Dream to test world’s top turf sprinters in Hong Kong (11/15)

Wiggins surges to comfortable win in Illinois Festival of Racing feature (11/12)

Scooter Roach, Home of Stars to renew rivalry at Hawthorne (11/10)

Sorcerer’s Stone scheduled for surgery to remove bone chip (11/8)

Gabriels embrace move from Arlington to Dubai (11/1)

Weissman, trainer of Chicago standout Milwaukee Avenue, dies at 82 (10/21)

Gun Salute guts out Hawthorne Derby win (10/15)

Jockey Lopez earns first career win (10/6)

Spruce Run ships in to take Robert F. Carey (9/24)

Super Frolic takes Hawthorne Gold Cup in slop; Perfect Drift fourth (9/24)

Hawthorne increases jockey insurance to $1-million (9/22)

Arlington meet concludes with slight gains in attendance, total handle (9/22)

National Jockey Club still alive after Illinois Racing Board grants 2006 race dates (9/21)

Unbeaten Sorcerer's Stone dominates Arlington Futurity (9/18)

Original Spin stays undefeated in Arlington-Washington Lassie (9/18)

Royal Copenhagen charges to first stakes win in Pucker Up Stakes (9/17)

Final agreement close on special Fair Grounds meet at Louisiana Downs (9/10)

Gabriel leaves Arlington for role with Dubai Racing Club (9/8)

Indy Groove much the best in Arlington Matron (9/3)

Nuckols, breeder of War Emblem, dies at age 83 (9/2)

Guidry leads Arlington Park hurricane relief efforts (9/1)

Fifteen Rounds outlasts Elusive Jazz in Arlington Breeders' Cup Sprint (8/27)

Leading Illinois sire Cartwright dies at 15 (8/22)

Kitten's Joy will not run in Arc, Ramsey says (8/20)

Guidry, Perfect Drift team together for Pacific Classic (8/17)

Hawthorne to raise purses at upcoming fall meet (8/15)

Gun Salute keeps firing in Secretariat (8/13)

Powerscourt surges in stretch to win Arlington Million (8/13)

Angara narrowly edges formidable trio to win Beverly D (8/13)

Martinez registers 1,000th career win at Fairmount Park (8/13)

Rainy day set the stage for Breeders' Cup Turf rematch in Arlington Million (8/12)

Kitten's Joy to face Powerscourt, possibly Better Talk Now in Arlington Million (8/10)

Megahertz makes rare appearance outside California in Beverly D. (8/10)

English Channel continues down grand slam path in Secretariat (8/10)

Trainer O'Neill wants to test Whilly against the best (8/9)

Geese disrupt Kitten's Joy's final workout for Arlington Million (8/9)

Former Illinois Governor pursues several racing ventures (8/9)

Injury forces retirement of Grade 2 winner Pollard's Vision (8/8)

Arlington Million, Sword Dancer fields take shape (8/8)

Land Mine sprints to track record at Arlington (8/4)

McPeek disqualified from last stakes win (8/1)

Hawthorne, National Jockey Club seek added winter dates (8/1)

Perfect Drift sizzles in track-record performance at Arlington (7/30)

Fairmount stewards move to revoke jockey Zimmerman's license (7/28)

Claremont becomes first winner for 2001 Horse of the Year Point Given (7/23)

Gun Salute narrowly nips Purim to win American Derby (7/23)

First graded stakes win for Noisette in Modesty Handicap (7/23)

Cool Conductor makes winning Arlington Handicap look easy (7/23)

Respected former Illinois commissioner Reum dies (7/20)

Lord of the Game enters Claiming Crown Jewel on a roll (7/15)

Jockey Guidry unseated at Churchill (7/4)

Revved Up earns first graded stakes win in Stars and Stripes (7/3)

Lord of the Game digs in to land Prairie Meadows Cornhusker Breeders' Cup Handicap (7/2)

Purim notches clear Arlington Classic triumph (7/2)

Pair of harness tracks to commingle pools with Canadian wagering facilities (7/2)

Jockey Campbell earns 1,000th career win (6/25)

Jaguar City takes command in Isaac Murphy on Prairie State Festival day (6/25)

Nine-time stakes winner Tic N Tin euthanized (6/21)

Taylor's Special newest resident at Old Friends (6/20)

Happy Ticket stays undefeated with Chicago Breeders' Cup win (6/18)

Southern Africa works bullet at Arlington for Belmont (6/5)

Lord of the Game earns first stakes win in Hanshin (5/28)

Solis, Bridgmohan both ride five winners (5/21)

Illinois lawmaker's expanded gambling proposal includes plan for tracks (5/19)

Weber to receive Arlington's Distinguished Women in Racing award (5/19)

Stakes winner Polar Expedition enjoys retirement at the track (5/3)

Take Achance On Me wins Chicagoland Handicap on Illinois Champions Day (4/30)

Goetsch elected president of Winners Federation (4/26)

Stormy Impact secures second straight stakes in Gus Fonner (4/23)

Isola Piu Bella caps Pletcher, Velazquez double (4/23)

Pollard's Vision powers away to win National Jockey Club Handicap (4/23)

Illinois casino proposal includes subsidy to aid state's horse racing (4/14)

Jockeys' Guild asks Illinois Racing Board to increase minimum weight (4/12)

Greeley's Galaxy stuns Illinois Derby field (4/9)

Kansas City Boy, Magna Graduate aim to bounce back in Illinois (4/5)

Arlington Park and Illinois horsemen form Backstretch Council (3/23)

John Henry's toughness and heart recalled as gelding turns 30 (3/9)

Ioya also receives Illinois broodmare honors (3/4)

Racing veteran Frank Gabriel Sr. dead at 81 (3/2)

Champion Estrapade dead after heart attack (2/25)

Hawthorne spring meet to begin on Friday (2/23)

Jockey Sibille wins 2005 George Woolf Award (2/20)

Illinois adopts new drug policy concerning cocaine (2/18)

Mystery Giver selected Illinois Horse of the Year (2/17)

Jockey Fires to be honored as sports legend (2/16)

Former racing official McKinsey dies at 74 (2/4)

Arlington plans to construct new backstretch dormitories by spring (1/11)

Housing advocacy group lodges complaint against Arlington Park (12/26)

Jockey Guidry moves his tack to Santa Anita (12/22)

Grade 1 winner Kiri's Clown moving to Three Way Horse Farm in Illinois (12/8)

Auction of items from Sportsman's Park nets $500,000 for city (12/8)

Miller, Hawthorne's assistant general manager, loses jockey's agent license (12/5)

Chicago rider Sterling to relocate to Southern California (11/30)

Winter weather forces Hawthorne to cancel final four races (11/24)

Illinois governor accepts gambling contributions tied to tracks (11/15)

Sterling wins three stakes on Illinois Festival of Racing card (11/13)

InterTrack Partners relocates Illinois OTB (11/11)

Millionaire Bare Necessities retires (11/4)

Illinois owner Cortesi dies (11/4)

Illinois horsemen Barrier dies at 82 (11/3)

Hoosier Park's fourth annual female jockey challenge set for Saturday (11/3)

Arlington's Gabriel to receive award from cancer treatment research foundation (10/22)

Illinois horse of the year Summer Mis retired (10/19)

Asmussen's assistant Cuccurullo to retire from racing (10/19)

Cool Conductor slips past Bankruptcy Court in Hawthorne Derby (10/16)

Cool Conductor looks to heat up in Hawthorne Derby (10/14)

Marquez scores 2,000th winner at Hawthorne (10/14)

Calabrese, Catalano back together at Hawthorne (10/9)

Scooter Roach scores in Robert F. Carey Memorial (10/9)

Major Rhythm seeks back-to-back stakes in Robert F. Carey (10/7)

Freefourinternet denies Perfect Drift in Hawthorne Gold Cup (10/2)

Perfect Drift back to defend Hawthorne Gold Cup title (9/30)

Cuccurullo overseeing Asmussen string at Hawthorne (9/29)

Stallion Unloosened dies in Illinois (9/28)

Illinois Racing Board announces dates, simulcast revenue distribution (9/21)

Arlington Park posts strong numbers at spring-summer meeting (9/20)

Three Hour Nap scores narrow victory in Arlington-Washington Futurity (9/19)

Culinary eats up challengers in Arlington-Washington Lassie Stakes (9/19)

Jockey Medina retires, to reschool retired racehorses (9/19)

Ticker Tape parades to a clear win in Pucker Up (9/18)

Rocky River could rage in Arlington-Washington Futurity (9/17)

Trio of stakes winners clash in Arlington-Washington Lassie Stakes (9/17)

English-breds stand out in full Pucker Up field (9/16)

Apt to Be equals Arlington track record (9/15)

Perfect Drift to bypass Kentucky Cup, eyes Breeders' Cup (9/13)

Blagojevich appoints Farley, Metcalf to Illinois Racing Board (9/13)

Adoration romps to victory in Arlington Matron (9/4)

Adoration tunes up for Distaff in Arlington Matron (9/1)

Illinois governor open to expanding gaming (8/27)

Trainer Granitz gives back as volunteer chaplain at prison (8/26)

Catboat, Lovely Afternoon in Arlington Breeders' Cup Oaks dead heat (8/21)

Attorney Martin appointed to Illinois Racing Board (8/20)

Illinois Racing Board increases Lasix limits (8/19)

Fly Away Angel enters Arlington Breeders' Cup Oaks on a roll (8/18)

Torn ligament could end Mystery Giver's career (8/18)

Twenty years after Arlington Million triumph, John Henry still has moxie (8/15)

Mystery Giver suffers career-threatening injury in Arlington Million (8/15)

Controversy reigns again as Kicken Kris awarded Arlington Million win (8/14)

Kitten's Joy the cat's meow in easy Secretariat Stakes win (8/14)

Crimson Palace commands Beverly D. in American debut (8/14)

Jockey Quinn dies of injuries related to Fairmount Park spill (8/12)

Six Grade/Group 1 winners to face Sweet Return in Arlington Million (8/11)

Talent-laden international field will go forth in Beverly D. (8/11)

Kitten's Joy steps up for Grade 1 test in Secretariat (8/11)

Penn National Gaming makes offer for St. Louis riverboat casino (8/10)

Owner Roberts savors effort over results with Sabiango (8/10)

Powerscourt, Epalo, Senor Swinger among pre-entries for Arlington Million (8/7)

Trainer Matz an American Olympian, American hero (8/5)

Illinois star Summer Mis takes talents to Spa for Honorable Miss (8/4)

Sinclair becomes Calabrese's third trainer in past year (8/4)

Longshot Eye of the Tiger outlasts Olmodavor in Washington Park (7/31)

Illinois tracks file 2005 dates requests (7/30)

Freshman sire Crimson Classic moving to Pyaar Acres for 2005 (7/29)

Olmodavor on the rebound in Washington Park Handicap (7/28)

Tabor to send Magistretti from England for Arlington Million (7/28)

Perfect Drift to skip Arlington trip in favor of Whitney (7/27)

Sportsman's Park site targeted for tax incentive benefits (7/27)

Simple Exchange delivers another American Derby win for Weld (7/24)

Senor Swinger outlasts Mystery Giver in Arlington Handicap (7/24)

Jockey Sibille calls it a career at Arlington Park (7/22)

Toasted heating up in time for American Derby (7/21)

Ballingarry will try to keep ball rolling in Arlington Handicap (7/21)

Bedanken aims for another Arlington stakes win in Modesty (7/21)

Fan Club's Mister, Bezrin to stand in South Africa (7/20)

Medina returns from injury to ride at Fairmount (7/18)

Cryptograph captures Arlington's Round Table (7/18)

Fairmount jockey Woodley rescues children from burning home (7/16)

Kuntzweiler to appear in European commercials with surfer Hamilton (7/15)

Ballingarry snags repeat win in Stars and Stripes (7/4)

Coach Jimi Lee sets track record in Iowa Sprint Handicap win (7/4)

Toasted surges to Arlington Classic victory (7/3)

Ballingarry seeks return to form, winner's circle in Stars and Stripes (7/2)

Toasted aims to scorch competition in Arlington Classic (7/1)

State-breds take center stage at Arlington's Prairie State Festival (6/25)

Day wins four at Belmont; Lovato takes four at Arlington (6/19)

My Trusty Cat goes from last to first in Chicago Breeders' Cup (6/19)

Arlington Park to construct backstretch dorms (6/18)

Mayo on the Side seeks third straight stakes in Chicago Breeders' Cup (6/17)

Arlington tote board out of operation following fire (6/15)

Anti-gambling group calls for new Illinois Gaming Board chairman (6/11)

Defending winner Sulamani among 97 nominees for Arlington Million (6/9)

Migrant workers' families discriminated against at Arlington, group says (6/9)

Medina says key to Caiman is keeping him happy (6/4)

Medina ready to spoil Smarty's party with Caiman (6/3)

National Jockey Club sues partner for debt on failed auto track (6/2)

Crafty Shaw denies defending champ Apt to Be in Hanshin Cup (5/29)

Arlington to launch instructional series for novice racing fans (5/26)

Apt to Be goes for second straight Hanshin Cup win (5/26)

Handle for National Jockey Club meet at Hawthorne declines (5/21)

Illinois Senate committee clears slots bill; anti-slaughter bill passes (5/21)

Beverly Lewis to be honored with second annual Penny Chenery award (5/20)

Apprentice Cruz takes jockey's title at Hawthorne Race Course (5/12)

Illinois attorney general to revoke tenth casino license (5/12)

Silva suffers concussion as spills mar Hawthorne card (5/8)

Kuntzweiler shifts tack to Arlington (5/7)

Jockey Medina sidelined after spill at Fairmount (4/29)

Mystery Giver to try Grade 1 company in Woodford Reserve (4/28)

Romero to book mounts for apprentice Morris (4/27)

Hawthorne promotes Miller to assistant general manager (4/27)

Chicago developer expresses interest in Green Mountain (4/26)

Allspice ends drought with narrow Sixty Sails win (4/24)

Bare Necessities eyes repeat in Sixty Sails (4/21)

Ten Most Wanted sails to rebound win in National Jockey Club (4/17)

Jere Smith Jr. to train for Prince Abdullah (4/15)

Ten Most Wanted back at Hawthorne for National Jockey Club Handicap (4/13)

Summer Mis tapped as 2003 Illinois horse of the year (4/12)

Summer Mis romps on day for Illinois-breds at Hawthorne (4/10)

Summer Mis headlines Illinois Champions Day (4/7)

Vangelis takes Prix d'Harcourt; trainer eyes second try at Arlington (4/4)

Pollard's Vision takes Illinois Derby, could set sights on Kentucky (4/3)

No obvious standout in Illinois Derby field (4/1)

Arlington prefers slots to subsidy, Goodrich says (4/1)

Expanded gaming bill in Illinois would include racetrack slots (3/29)

Tiger Hunt out of Illinois Derby, could point for Preakness (3/28)

Bill to ban horse slaughter stalls in Illinois House (3/26)

Illinois Senate committee advances plan to overhaul gaming board (3/26)

Reineman, longtime Chicago racing stalwart, dies (3/24)

Illinois governor seeks review of gaming board (3/24)

Tiger Hunt will have to earn his stripes in Illinois Derby (3/24)

Illinois racing industry fights for share of casino revenue (3/22)

Mystery Giver gets up at Fair Grounds again in Muniz Memorial (3/21)

Ten Most Wanted headed back to Hawthorne (3/20)

Chicago racing show returns to airwaves Saturday (3/19)

Jockey Cadman retires after short, successful career (3/19)

Isle of Capri wins controversial battle for Rosemont license (3/16)

Humorously, Tingwithasting rout foes at OBS (3/15)

Harrah's ups the ante for Illinois casino license (3/11)

Harrah's deemed finalist for Illinois casino license, Penn National's bid rejected (2/27)

Jockeys Sterling, Cadman wed (2/26)

National Jockey Club meet at Hawthorne to begin on Friday (2/25)

Owner Calabrese, trainer Catalano end partnership (2/18)

Arlington Park to open eighth Trackside OTB (2/17)

DiMucci ad angers Cicero officials (2/13)

Summer Mis named Illinois Horse of the Year (2/13)

Arlington promotes Darby to senior director of marketing and sales (2/12)

Comcast picks up TVG in deal with Gemstar-TV Guide (2/11)

Trainer Bukowiecki found dead in Florida (2/11)

Illinois Derby attracts 105 nominations (2/9)

Jockey Bourque reportedly set to retire (2/7)

Arlington stakes schedule worth $5,625,000 (2/5)

Hawthorne offering free online handicapping contest (2/5)

Lang, Jacobs float Illinois gaming proposal for second year in row (2/5)

Illinois governor wants to consider Penn National's casino proposal (2/3)

Illinois board allocates recapture funds, leaves out Sportsman's (2/3)

No surprise ending for Mystery Giver at Fair Grounds (1/31)

Mystery Giver primed for third Fair Grounds Breeders' Cup win (1/30)

Long-time track announcer Goemmer dies at 48 (1/28)

Former Fair Grounds, Sportsman's official Scott dies (1/22)

Illinois Stud to stand Demidoff, Well Decorated for 2004 season (1/19)

Trainer Jere Smith Sr. succumbs to cancer (1/15)

Molaro renews push to ban Illinois slaughter plant (1/15)

Reopening of Illinois horse slaughterhouse postponed (1/9)

Arlington Chairman Duchossois to receive Eclipse Award of Merit (1/7)

Handle increases at Hawthorne fall meeting (1/6)

Illinois slaughterhouse surrends license over application errors, can reapply (12/20)

Illinois horse slaughter opponents to stage fundraiser (12/15)

Coach Jimi Lee lowers Hawthorne's six-furlong mark (12/12)

Veteran jockey Razo Jr. celebrates 2,000th career triumph (12/12)

Hawthorne spring meet to offer $1.7-million in stakes races (12/12)

Hawthorne names race for Illinois racing enthusiast (12/11)

Hammond ascends in Midwest thanks to strong desire to win (12/1)

Trainer Cilio succumbs to cancer (11/23)

Illinois horse slaughterhouse may reopen as bill delayed (11/20)

Illinois bill to ban some horse slaughter passes House committee (11/19)

High winds force cancellation of Hawthorne races (11/12)

Grade 1 winner Irgun relocates to Three Way Horse Farm in Illinois (11/11)

Julie's Prize grabs spotlight at Illinois Festival of Racing (11/8)

Illinois-breds take spotlight on Saturday at Hawthorne (11/6)

Cactus Ridge to stand first season for $6,500 (11/6)

A winning chapter at Hawthorne for a good Mystery (11/1)

Burning Roma fit as a fiddle for Carey Memorial (10/30)

Sportsman's items back on the auction block (10/30)

Keith's Grade 3 winner Cactus Ridge retired (10/30)

Former Arlington Million winner Teleprompter euthanized (10/22)

Lukas likes chances in another assault on Juvenile races (10/21)

False Promises the real deal in Hawthorne Derby (10/18)

An Illinois Summer makes for hot finish in Thoroughbred Club at Keeneland (10/12)

Janeian sets Hawthorne course record with Indian Maid win (10/11)

Government investigating Ryan's Sportsman's grant (10/10)

Jockey Murphy breaks leg in fall at Hawthorne (10/8)

National Jockey Club asked to repay state grant (10/7)

Illinois lawmaker planning legislation to bar horse slaughtering (10/3)

Fairmount to host public sale of horses in training (10/2)

Owner Reed considering Perfect Drift for Classic (10/1)

Arlington averages in attendance, handle climb (9/30)

Perfect Drift continues strong run in Hawthorne Gold Cup (9/28)

Cactus Ridge earns decisive Arlington-Washington Futurity win (9/27)

Zosima comes home for win in Lassie Stakes (9/27)

Perfect Drift out to strut his stuff in Hawthorne Gold Cup (9/26)

Unloosened to B & B Farm in Illinois (9/26)

Toby Keith's Cactus Ridge takes hot streak into Arlington-Washington Futurity (9/24)

Sala de Oro, Zosima meet in Arlington-Washington Lassie (9/24)

Hawthorne Race Course offers $2.2-million stakes schedule (9/23)

Arlington honors Reineman with Lifetime Achievement Award (9/20)

Illinois tracks, horsemen agree on 2004 racing dates (9/16)

Aud closes full blast for Pucker Up win (9/13)

Harrah's to acquire Horseshoe Gaming, keep Louisiana Downs (9/11)

Stevens back at Arlington for Pucker Up Stakes (9/10)

Illinois HBPA elects Brooks president (9/5)

Nassau Hall to stand in Illinois (9/2)

Take Charge Lady lives up to billing in Arlington Matron (9/1)

Take Charge Lady huge favorite in Arlington Matron (8/30)

Johnson to regroup with Perfect Drift after disappointing Million (8/19)

Stevens coping with injuries with humor; agent hopes he can ride soon (8/18)

Sulamani headed to Belmont while Godolphin considers options (8/18)

Hospitalized Stevens stable, but sore after spill (8/17)

Sulamani declared winner in spill-marred Arlington Million (8/16)

Heat Haze dusts the field in Beverly D. (8/16)

Kicken Kris gets a leg up in Secretariat Stakes (8/16)

Million favorite Sulamani returns to the track (8/15)

Tates Creek out of Beverly D. after flight cancellation (8/14)

Honor in War could be up for bid in November breeding sale (8/14)

Million favorite Sulamani misses training with bruised foot (8/14)

Sulamani takes on seven Grade/Group 1 winners in Arlington Million (8/13)

Frankel targets Beverly D. with Tates Creek, Heat Haze (8/13)

World traveler Evolving Tactics returns to Arlington for Secretariat (8/13)

Noted handicapper Dermer loses battle with cancer (8/13)

Astrologer to offer insight in Arlington Million (8/13)

Sulamani to use Million as possible steppingstone to Breeders' Cup (8/12)

France coming to America for Secretariat tilt (8/12)

Johnson hopes Perfect Drift as good as his golf game (8/12)

Sulamani arrives for Arlington Million (8/10)

Sue's Good News returns to winner's circle in Singapore Plate (8/9)

Keeping the Gold pursues fifth straight win in Singapore Plate (8/7)

Dimitrova, Magistretti pulled from International Festival at Arlington (8/7)

Sulamani, Olden Times confirmed for Arlington Million (8/6)

New racing television show debuts Saturday in Chicago (8/5)

Sulamani could take on Americans in Arlington Million (8/5)

Hearing on equine software case set for August 15 (8/5)

Illinois tracks submit dates requests to racing board (7/31)

Honor in War claims tactical victory in Arlington Handicap (7/26)

Owsley ends skid with victory in Modesty Handicap (7/26)

Half sister to War Emblem scores allowance victory (7/26)

Honor in War headlines deep field in Arlington Handicap (7/24)

Owsley seeking first win of season in Modesty Handicap (7/24)

Best Minister eyes Round Table at Arlington (7/23)

Frankel unlikely to target Arlington Million (7/23)

Illinois files suit against equine software company for fraud (7/22)

Weld could target Arlington International Festival with trio (7/22)

Fairmount jockey in critical condition following fall (7/22)

Evolving Tactics upsets Californian in American Derby (7/20)

A 'Perfect' finish in Washington Park Handicap at Arlington (7/19)

Californian, Rapid Proof meet again in American Derby at Arlington (7/17)

Perfect Drift, Iron Deputy clash in Washington Park Handicap (7/16)

My Sweet Heart, half sister to War Emblem, unplaced at Arlington (7/12)

War Emblem's half sister will start on turf (7/11)

Town of Cicero to purchase Sportsman's Park (7/9)

Arlington Million on tap for The Tin Man (7/9)

Weld pointing Evolving Tactics toward American Derby (7/7)

Laino appointed executive director of Illinois Racing Board (7/7)

German Group 1 winner Kaieteur to target Arlington Million (7/6)

Ballingarry flies highest in Stars and Stripes (7/5)

Perfect Drift works, eyes Washington Park Handicap (7/5)

Ballingarry out to shine in Stars and Stripes (7/3)

Italian classic winner Rakti might target Arlington Million (7/1)

Hanshin Cup proves perfect fit for Apt to Be (6/29)

Drop in odds for Arlington race spurs review by track officials (6/29)

Lismore Knight edges Remind to win Arlington Classic (6/28)

Bright Valour out to claim third Hanshin Cup victory (6/27)

Illinois governor fires former gaming board boss (6/26)

Lismore Knight crusading for a win in Arlington Classic (6/26)

Former jockey Valovich dies in shooting ruled suicide (6/25)

Act of War one of two winners for Cilio on Prairie State Festival card (6/21)

Mystery Giver headlines Prairie State Festival (6/19)

Parenti leaves Illinois Gaming Board for Harrah's (6/19)

International stars nominated to Arlington Million (6/17)

For Rubies shocks Raging Fever in Chicago Breeders' Cup (6/14)

Raging Fever heads Chicago Breeders' Cup Handicap (6/12)

Walden leaning toward Beverly D. for Ipi Tombe (6/12)

Penn National Gaming to cut expenses at Illinois casino (6/3)

2002 Breeders' Cup economic impact estimated at $57-million (6/2)

Illinois governor closes door on expanded gaming (5/21)

Illinois senators to introduce expanded gaming legislation (5/20)

Half sister to War Emblem breaks maiden at Arlington (5/16)

Chicago suburb approves Arlington Park OTB (5/13)

Chicago suburb considers Arlington off-track betting parlor (5/12)

Illinois House committee approves track slot machine bill (5/9)

Racetrack slots part of Illinois gaming expansion proposal (5/8)

Chicago mayor wants alderman to support expanded gaming (5/8)

Handle up across the board for Hawthorne spring meet (5/6)

Bare Necessities scores third straight stakes win Sixty Sails (4/26)

Bare Necessities ready to flash talent in Sixty Sails (4/23)

Forty-five horses cataloged for Illinois two-year-olds in training sale (4/23)

Graded/group winner Falcon Flight retired with undisclosed injury (4/23)

Dudycz resigns from Illinois Racing Board (4/22)

Fight for Ally stays perfect in 2003 with National Jockey Club win (4/19)

Ohio-bred star Joanies Bella retired (4/17)

Elloluv's owner Reddam buys interest in Ten Most Wanted (4/17)

Propes appointed to chair Illinois Racing Board (4/17)

Lukas to Arlington instead of southern California (4/17)

Colorful Tour, Keats to square off in National Jockey Club (4/16)

Jockey Bourque reaches milestone win 3,000 (4/13)

Classic late kick from Classic Appeal on Illinois Champions Day (4/12)

Gumbo Love earns first stakes win for sire Jambalaya Jazz (4/12)

Illinois governor asks racing board chairman to resign (4/11)

Illinois Champions Day Saturday at Hawthorne (4/9)

Alysweep pulled off Kentucky Derby trail (4/9)

Arlington Park re-schedules daily first post time (4/9)

Hollendorfer to stay in Northern California this spring (4/9)

Tracks in Illinois pitching slots to state legislators (4/8)

Colorful Tour could whitewash field in Fifth Season (4/6)

Ten Most Wanted collects bounty in Illinois Derby (4/5)

Former claimer Alysweep tries to continue ascent in Illinois Derby (4/2)

Colorful Tour out of Oaklawn 'Cap (3/31)

Chicago trainer Wright succumbs to cancer (3/30)

Hasten to Add joins Shultz Farms (3/27)

War Emblem off to slow start in breeding shed (3/26)

Reynolds redirects Alysweep to Illinois Derby (3/26)

Baffert picks up Triple Crown hopeful Senor Swinger (3/24)

Roofer falls to death from Fairmount Park grandstand (3/24)

Reavis, Sterling enjoying win skeins at Hawthorne (3/21)

A good Mystery could solve Explosive Bid riddle (3/21)

Arlington Park to distribute Breeders' Cup pick six winnings (3/20)

Badge of Silver might opt for Blue Grass Stakes over Illinois Derby (3/19)

Cherokee's Boy might be headed to Illinois Derby (3/17)

Colorful Tour scores front-running win Razorback Handicap (3/16)

Colorful Tour, Crafty Shaw square off in Razorback Handicap (3/14)

Ten Most Wanted to Illinois Derby (3/12)

Sexton, Goodrich assume duties at Churchill, Arlington (3/11)

Jockey Eads to join jockey ranks at Hawthorne (3/9)

Convention center, hotel planned for Sportsman's Park site (3/6)

Meier, Demon Like both recovering from spill (3/4)

Bidwill discusses future of Sportsman's complex (3/3)

Jockey Meier injured in spill at Hawthorne Race Course (3/3)

Hawthorne posts strong opening day for National Jockey Club meet (3/2)

Hawthorne nixes Illinois Derby-Kentucky Derby bonus this year (2/28)

Audit frowns on operations of Illinois Racing Board (2/26)

Arlington to serve as simulcast hub for Dubai World Cup (2/26)

Illinois horsemen sue racing board over recapture fund (2/26)

Colorful Tour extends streak in Essex (2/22)

Owner Ramsey puts Badge of Silver on new course (2/22)

Mystery Giver voted Illinois horse of the year (2/15)

Ellis Park could be sold; Churchill stock plummets (2/11)

Mystery Giver notches second Fair Grounds Breeders' Cup (2/1)

Most Feared sidelined with stress fracture (1/31)

Duchossois honored as Business Leader of Year in Arlington Heights (1/31)

Stakes winner Run Production to stand in Illinois (1/31)

Petition filed to begin Ultra Pick Six payout (1/28)

Azeri sweeps to Horse of the Year honors (1/27)

Illinois reinstitutes pick six wagering on Saturday (1/25)

Settlement reached in payment of War Emblem bonus (1/24)

Gabriel named racing secretary at Arlington Park (1/23)

International festival headlines Arlington stakes schedule (1/23)

Illinois Racing Board among state panels under review (1/20)

Cojet takes Colonel Power, Bonapaw fades to last (1/12)

Two Item Limit retired to Three Chimneys Farm (1/9)

Bill to aid National Jockey Club fails in Illinois House (1/8)

Thoroughbred Times 2002 archive
Thoroughbred Times 2001 archive

 

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