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THE TYRANNY OF THE LITTLE MEN
The Kentucky Derby is now only one week away, and the nation's top jockeys are deviously and hectically maneuvering to get the best horses; the economics of ...
THE LONGEST RIDE
In October, Mike Venezia was killed when he fell from a horse at Belmont Park, but fellow jockey Robbie Davis, whose colt trampled Venezia, was a victim too.
Battling for Her Place
Vicky Aragon's combative nature has earned her suspensions and fines—but also acclaim as the leading woman jockey
Seventeen days after the start of the current Bowie meeting, Jockey Willie Hartack drew a cheap horse named Inn Keeper which bore out in the stretch and got ...
NO SWEAT FOR LAFFIT
Having won an agonizing fight with weight, top jockey Laffit Pincay Jr. is having a record-shattering year.
It Takes a Hungry Man The ravages of time and a never-ending starvation diet haven't slowed history's most successful jockey, Lafitt Pincay Jr., who's still riding--and winning--at 54
It Takes a Hungry Man The ravages of time and a never-ending starvation diet haven't slowed history's most successful jockey, Lafitt Pincay Jr., ...
Passion in the Piazza
Anything goes at Italy's Palio, part horse race, part Mardi Gras
NASHUA CLOSES A LONG SEASON WITH A VICTORY, A RECORD AND TRIBUTES FROM A SOGGY CROWD AT THE JOCKEY CLUB GOLD CUP
The Jockey Club Gold Cup, two miles over the main course at Belmont Park, is as true a test of Thoroughbred stamina as we have in this country. In the years ...
A Yank Who's Cashing In
America's Cash Asmussen has taken to riding in France like a canard to I'eau. Now he's vying for the top jockey award