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  • Conquest Farenheit (7-5) rolls down the hill to score in the Baffle Stakes.Posted 2 days ago
  • One Liner (3-1) powers home a strong winner in the Southwest Stakes.Posted 2 days ago
  • Gun Runner (1-5) dismantles his competition in the $500,000 Razorback Handicap.Posted 2 days ago
  • Caledonian pulls the upset in the Jimmy Winkfield at odds of 10-1.Posted 2 days ago
  • The longest shot Zakaroff (45-1) rallies to upset the El Camino Real Derby (G3) at Golden Gate Fields.Posted 4 days ago
  • Stonestreet's Terra Promessa (1-2) blitzes the field in the Bayakoa (G3) at Oaklawn Park.Posted 4 days ago
  • Imperial Hint (5-2) takes the General George (G3) at Laurel. Posted 4 days ago
  • High Ridge Road (3-1) runs them down to take the Barbara Fritchie (G2) at Laurel.Posted 4 days ago
  • Curlin's Approval (4-5) dominates in the Royal Delta.Posted 4 days ago
  • Multiple graded stakes winner, Alsvid, has been retired from racing.Posted 7 days ago


HRN Original Blog:
Byrnzzze's Corner
Posted Sunday, February 19, 2017
A loss in the Holy Bull and nagging foot issues could plague Classic Empire's triple crown hopes.
Posted Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Keen Ice defeated American Pharoah. Can he defeat California Chrome and Arrogate?
Posted Friday, December 02, 2016
A few reasons why the Wood Memorial and the Blue Grass Stakes were downgraded to Grade 2's.
Posted Thursday, November 24, 2016
A preview of one of the world's richest and prestigious races.
Posted Thursday, October 27, 2016
A live longshot, Shaman Ghost can become a third generation Breeders' Cup Classic winner.
Posted Sunday, October 02, 2016
This racing fan wants to see Frosted go in the Breeders' Cup Classic.
Posted Sunday, August 21, 2016
California Chrome's loss in the the 2014 Belmont Stakes may actually have been a good thing for racing.
Posted Friday, July 29, 2016
Full Sister to Triple Crown winner American Pharoah will make her career debut this Sunday.
Posted Sunday, July 03, 2016
Lexie Lou battles bravely to win the Dance Smartly at Woodbine.
Posted Monday, June 06, 2016
Relive American Pharoah's Belmont Stakes victory one year later.
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Meet Jeff Byrnes


I have loved this sport since my early childhood. My first true memory was when my grandfather took me to Saratoga for the 2005 Travers Stakes, and watching Flower Alley come down the stretch to duel with Bellamy Road. I'll never forget that day, the roar of the crowd, and the pure excitement of winning. After that day, I became an instant fan of the game. Since 2005, I have followed horse racing and have gotten my family to become fans as well. Over the years, I've been to many tracks. Monmouth Park, Saratoga Race Course, Saratoga Harness, Freehold Raceway, Belmont Park, and the Meadowlands (all in the New York / New Jersey area).

I have enjoyed going to these tracks, but my dream is to visit tracks like Churchill Downs, Gulfstream Park, Santa Anita, and Del Mar. Of all the horses I've seen in my lifetime, nobody has captured my imagination like Curlin. The two time Horse of the Year is, and will always be, my all time favorite horse. My parents love Curlin, seems like every time his name is mentioned, they always want to talk about him. My top 5 favorite horses are Curlin, Rachel Alexandra, Medaglia D'Oro, Wise Dan, and American Pharaoh.

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