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Jockey Hector Diaz Jr. hopes fast Monmouth start will lead to breakout year

OCEANPORT - Hector Diaz, Jr. has never been willing to settle for second best ever since his late start on a career as a...

Auto racing and 70th anniversary bash set for Wall Stadium

Auto racing fans will not only have the opportunity to watch six feature races on Aug. 1, they will also be able to enjoy...

Hopkinson wins Wall Stadium Modified opener

WALL TOWNSHIP - Derek Hopkinson of Toms River raced from 10th on the starting grid to grab the lead with three laps remaining to...

Vanzzy wins Jersey Derby at Monmouth Park

OCEANPORT – Trainer Michael Pino was pretty sure he had a stakes-caliber grass horse in Vanzzy. Now he’s certain of it. Vanzzy shot through an...

Vargas hopes his success on Haskell Day jumpstarts his first summer riding at Monmouth...

It took a little longer than jockey Jorge A. Vargas Jr. wanted it to or hoped it would, but the 25-year-old finally made the...

CBA names Mazzaccaro as school’s new athletic director

Michael Mazzaccaro, a 2011 graduate of Christian Brothers Academy, Lincroft, has been named the school's new athletic director. Officials at the private school for young...

Wall Stadium auto racers and fans ready for 2020 season opener

All six Wall Stadium Speedway stock car racing divisions will be in action when the one-third-mile, high-banked paved oval on Route 34, Wall Township,...

Authentic digs in to win TVG.com Haskell Stakes by a nose

OCEANPORT – On a day that saw Monmouth Park set a handle record for a non-Breeders’ Cup card, heavily favored Authentic extended Hall of...
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Middletown North grad will run for Felician University

When Michael Puzo attended his first practice for the Middletown North High School cross-country team four years ago, he did not know what to...

Authentic installed as 4-5 morning line favorite for TVG.com Haskell Stakes

Authentic was installed as the 4-5 morning line favorite to extend trainer Bob Baffert’s record for victories in the $1 million TVG.com Haskell Stakes...

Limited general admission tickets to TVG.com Haskell will be available online July 11

Monmouth Park, Oceanport, is putting 500 general admission tickets on sale for the July 18 TVG.com Haskell Stakes starting at noon July 11, on...

NJSIAA: Start of high school fall sports season pushed back

In a press release dated July 10, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) said the official start of the fall sports season...

Field for Haskell Stakes begins to take shape with Dr. Post and Authentic among...

Belmont Stakes runner-up Dr. Post and Santa Anita Derby runner-up Authentic are among nine 3-year-olds listed as probable for the Grade 1 Haskell Stakes...

Trainer Cibelli off to fast start at Monmouth Park with meet-leading three winners

Jane Cibelli knows exactly what it takes to win a training title at Monmouth Park, Oceanport, having accomplished the feat at the thoroughbred track...
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High school baseball players gearing up for ‘Last Dance World Series’

The thrills associated with America’s pastime will be on display this summer when an event that has been dubbed the "Last Dance World Series"...

Newcomers to Monmouth Park training ranks include Hall of Famer and Venezuelan Triple Crown...

Among the nearly dozen trainers making Monmouth Park, Oceanport, their summer home this year for the first time are a Hall of Famer, one...

Monmouth’s season opener set for 5 p.m. July 3; Oceanport Centennial Stakes tops six-race...

OCEANPORT – Awesome Anywhere, who dominated in a starter allowance race at Oaklawn Park two starts ago, heads a field of eight older horses...

Veteran Kelly Breen among early favorites for trainers’ race at Monmouth Park

Kelly Breen would normally embrace the role as the early favorite for what appears to be a wide open trainers’ race when Monmouth Park,...

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