Local horseback rider qualifies for nationals

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VICTORIA, Texas -- A Victoria horseback rider is preparing for nationals after she qualified to compete for the national title in ranch riding and horsemanship through the interscholastic equestrian…

Derby winner Medina Spirit collapses, dies in California

Trainer Bob Baffert said in a statement that the horse suffered a heart attack.

Medina Spirit, a 3-year-old colt whose Kentucky Derby victory in May came under scrutiny because of a positive drug test, collapsed and died after a workout Monday at Santa Anita in Southern California. Trainer Bob Baffert said in a statement…

Medina Spirit might lose Kentucky Derby win due to drug test

Medina Spirit could lose Ky. Derby win; track bans Baffert

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Medina Spirit’s victory in the Kentucky Derby is in serious jeopardy because of a failed postrace drug test, one that led Churchill Downs to suspend Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert on Sunday in the latest…