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Saudi Cup: Emma-Jayne Wilson Part of Horse Racing History

One of Canada's top riders competes in the Jockey Challenge on February 28th in Riyadh, where women's rights are slowly evolving.

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AGCO CEO Jean Major to retire in 2020; Tom Mungham will take on role

Transition at the AGCO is underway for Tom Mungham to assume role of CEO by August as Major ends 16 years at helm of Commission.

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Horsepeople Return to Woodbine; Horses Arrive Feb. 26

Set-up on the Woodbine backstretch can begin Monday morning for the return of horses to Toronto's track for the 2020 season.

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A.P. Indy 1989-2020; A Modern Day Legend who raced at Woodbine

Horse of the Year, leading sire and broodmare sire, sire of sires passed away peacefully at the age of 31 on Feb. 21 at Lane's End in Kentucky.

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Eye-Popping Win by Cafe Pharoah in Hyacinth Stakes; Gains Derby Points

Undefeated son of American Pharoah went from 14th to 1st in a hand ride to get on the list of possible Kentucky Derby starters.

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Weekend Preview: Yorkton tackles Grade 3 at Gulfstream

Chiefswood Stable's Sovereign Award sprint finalist seeks graded stakes win on the dirt on Feb. 22 in World of Trouble Stakes

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Maximum Security Arrives in Desert for Saudi Cup

The richest race in the world offers $20 million, set for 'leap day', Feb. 29; post time for first race on eight-race card is 8 a.m.

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Pumpkin Rumble Retired; Has Been Accepted to LongRun

Two-time Valedictory Stakes (G3) winner had "small injury" and owners Al and Bill Ulwelling have retired their 9-year-old star

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Malibu Mambo Tabbed 4 to 1 Early Queen’s Plate Favourite

Stronach Stables' stakes-placed colt is trained by Kevin Attard and is among 92 early Plate nominees; 58 nominated to Woodbine Oaks.

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Michael ‘Fuzzy’ Williams Named 2019 Outstanding Groom

Media Finalists Announced also by Jockey Club of Canada for upcoming Sovereign Awards to be held April 16 in Vaughan, Ontario.

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