Horse Racing’s Nasal-Strip Nonsense

The New York Racing Association has just lifted its ban on nasal strips for this year's Belmont Stakes — a victory for common sense that may allow history to...

In Defense of Horse Racing

With the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby set for Saturday, the writer vouches for a beleaguered sport

Frog Juice: Horse Racing’s New Doping Scandal

More than 30 horses have now tested positive for an illegal performance-enhancing substance that makes even the grossest doping scandal of human athletes pale in...

Horse Racing: Born to Run

Mixing the ancient and the hypermodern is what Dubai is all about. But nowhere in the sheikdom is the meeting of past and present more thrilling than at the Nad...

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