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2018-08-08

  Rick Zeron, an admitted crier, had reason to well up Saturday after the 93rd Hambletonian. Not only had the veteran horseman won the trotting classic in his first try. His son Scott was in the sulky to make it a family affair, and the high point of a 43-year-old career. And he got the job done with a filly, the very determined Atlanta. “This is a dream come true,” said Rick Zeron. “That’s m... Full Story

2018-08-08

  Driver Yannick Gingras and trainer Jimmy Takter combined to win a fifth straight Hambletonian Oaks for 3-year-old trotting fillies Saturday afternoon at the Meadowlands with Manchego in 1:50. It was a length back to Phaetosive, while Plunge Blue Chip finished third. The daughter of Muscle Hill sprinted directly to the lead, and after hitting the quarter in :27.2, was permitted to rate the s... Full Story

2018-08-03

The tradition continues on Hambletonian Eve.For the fourth consecutive year, renowned equine artist Ann Lufkin has done a portrait of the past year’s Hambletonian champion to present to the connections on the eve of the Meadowlands Racetrack CEO Jason Settlemoir and Hambletonian Society president John Campbell will present the portrait of Perfect Spirit to owner Lennart Agren of SRF Stable and dri... Full Story