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Matt Gardner

Founder & Managing Editor

I don't come from a family with a horse racing background but my parents used to go to the old Longacres track in south Seattle when I was young. The Sunday Silence / Easy Goer rivalry in 1989 brought me into the sport, while the day to day challenge and joy of handicapping has turned me into the hardcore horse racing fan that I am today. I subscribe to Dish Network because it's the only cable/sat provider in my area that offers both TVG and HRTV. At least one of those channels is on in my home about 75% of the time.

MOST RECENT POSTS

Haskell Video Replay

Bayern goes to the lead. Bayern clicks off average splits. Bayern rolls home ahead of his rivals.

Haskell: A Bayern Blowout

Racing back at two turns? No problem for Bob Baffert's Bayern at Monmouth Park.

Haskell Day: A test for Untapable?

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Kentucky Oaks winner Untapable takes on the boys in the 2014 Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park.

"Harder than putting a man on the moon."

You can lead the racing industry to water, but...

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Battle of the Surfaces at Canterbury Park

Dirt vs. Turf at Canterbury.

Coaching Club American Oaks & Eddie Read on FOX

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A pair of grade 1s will grace the Jockey Club Tour on Fox this Sunday afternoon.

It's a Del Mar kind of Friday

Friday night racing where the turf meets the surf.

Shared Belief just fine on dirt

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The 2013 juvenile champion makes a seamless transition from synthetic to dirt in the Los Alamitos Derby.

Track Mess: Colonial, Calder, Gulfstream

It wouldn't be horse racing without track disputes.

Gold Cup Aftermath

Majestic Harbor's victory in the Gold Cup at Santa Anita raises questions for Game on Dude and the rest of the handicap division on the West Coast.

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