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    • Dec
    • 29

    MORALES WINS 200TH OF YEAR; CAMACHO WINS 3

    Consistency, thou art a jewel -- Pablo Morales has won at least 100 races nine consecutive years, one of only 21 jockeys to reach 200 this year.
    • Dec
    • 28

    MASSAM, WOLFSON 1-2 IN FESTIVUS CHALLENGE; GALLARDO STAYS HOT

    Long shots pave way for handicapping "hobbyist" to win first prize; jockey Antonio Gallardo has 11 victories over last four racing days; "Morning Glory Club" Show at 10 a.m. on Saturday features trainer Kent Sweezey; Military Appreciation Day is Jan. 5.
    • Dec
    • 26

    SEÑOR TEQUILA HONOR A FITTING CAP TO GALLARDO’S YEAR OF SUCCESS

    Popular Oldsmar rider looking for a few big horses in 2019, has eight victories over last three days; trainer Kent Sweezey to join track announcer Richard Grunder for "Morning Glory Club" on Saturday.
    • Dec
    • 23

    “COLLEGE DAY” CONTEST OFFERS FIVE $2,000 SCHOLARSHIPS; ALLEN WINS 3

    How should horse racing be marketed to the next generation of sports fans and consumers? Tampa Bay Downs goes to the source for answers; veteran Ronnie Allen, Jr., scores a hat trick.
    • Dec
    • 22

    STIDHAM IS SALT ROCK TAVERN TRAINER OF MONTH; GALLARDO WINS FOUR

    Veteran trainer's quick start mirrors last season; four-time jockey champ has plenty to celebrate; Morning Glory Club returns Saturday, Dec. 29.
    • Dec
    • 20

    FRIDAY’S LIVE RACING CARD, TRAINING CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

    The 2018-2019 meeting will pick up Saturday with a 10-race program, followed by long-awaited Sunday Thoroughbred action.
    • Dec
    • 19

    HOW SHE MET HARV: TEEN GIVES FORMER RACEHORSE ANOTHER CHANCE

    Former Tampa Bay Downs runner finds new purpose in Minnesota with 17-year-old Madi; "How I Met Harv" is on sale in the track Gift Shop, part of proceeds go to retired racehorse adoption services.
    • Dec
    • 19

    CAMACHO REACHES 200-VICTORY MARK FOR 2018 AND KEEPS GOING

    No rain clouds in Samy's world -- he rides four winners to reach milestone; Jose A. Bracho sweeps early daily double in saddle; those whippersnappers are a combined 51 years old, pups compared to Jorge L. Vargas, who wins fifth race with 61st birthday approaching.
    • Dec
    • 15

    WORLD OF TROUBLE LIVES UP TO HYPE IN DOMINANT MARION COUNTY SCORE

    Versatile 3-year-old Florida-bred achieves a track-record 109 Beyer Speed Figure in tour de force; Silver Bay relishes slop in City of Ocala triumph; Daniel Centeno rides both 2-year-old stakes winners, Inaugural champ Gladiator King and Sandpiper star Fashion Faux Pas.
    • Dec
    • 14

    “CHAPLAIN PETE” WALKS THE BACKSTRETCH TO ASSIST THOSE IN NEED

    Former jockey Pete Crisswell has spent a lifetime on the racetrack. This season at Tampa Bay Downs, he is bringing the good word to backstretch workers and other members of the racing community through his Race Track Chaplaincy of America ministry.
    • Dec
    • 13

    WORLD OF TROUBLE BACK TO TAMPA DIRT; FOUR STAKES SET FOR SATURDAY

    Versatile 3-year-old looking to get an early start on next year in 7-furlong FTBOA Marion County Florida Sire Stakes; Cotillion Festival Day card also features traditional Inaugural, Sandpiper Stakes; "Touch Vodka Brunch at the Downs" begins at 9 a.m.
    • Dec
    • 12

    CENTENO JOCKEY OF MONTH; JESSE GARCIA WINS; WORLD OF TROUBLE COMING

    Six-time Oldsmar riding champion Daniel Centeno places primary emphasis on being a father; 1997-1998 leader Jesse Garcia returns to winner's circle after 6-year hiatus; Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint runner-up World of Trouble to compete in Saturday stakes; top trainer Gerald Bennett sends out three winners.
    • Dec
    • 08

    WAR BRIDLE WELCOMES NEW “OWNERS” WITH RUNAWAY LONG-SHOT VICTORY

    The newly formed "Tampa Bay Owners Club" has 90 members who are now part of 2-year-old War Bridle's entourage; Jose Angel Garcia rides a winner on his 32nd birthday; four stakes scheduled next Saturday, which is Cotillion Festival Day; Samy Camacho rides three winners.
    • Dec
    • 07

    BENNETT IS RUMBA ISLAND TRAINER OF MONTH; OWNERS CLUB CONTEST ON TAP

    Victories keep piling up for eternally youthful conditioner; "Tampa Bay Owners Club" contest to be held in seventh race Saturday; Antonio Gallardo, Daniel Centeno ride two winners apiece; trainer Michael Stidham stays hot.
    • Dec
    • 05

    BREEDERS’ CUP PARTICIPANTS AMONG COTILLION FESTIVAL DAY NOMINEES

    Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint runner-up World of Trouble among Cotillion Festival Day nominees; "Tampa Bay Owners Club" contest is seventh race on Saturday (who doesn't want to own a racehorse?); jockey Daniel Centeno wins three consecutive races.
    • Dec
    • 01

    VISION PERFECT OPENS EYES IN TURF DASH; MIZ MAYHEM SETS STAKES MARK

    Strategy pays off for jockey Antonio Gallardo, Vision Perfect in Turf Dash after late scratch of Pay Any Price; 3-year-old Miz Mayhem notches fourth stakes victory of 2018 in Lightning City.
    • Nov
    • 30

    SPECIAL EVENTS DESIGNED TO ENHANCE FANS’ THOROUGHBRED EXPERIENCE

    There is so much more to horse racing than scoping out an exacta, and Tampa Bay Downs wants to bring dyed-in-the-wool and casual fans alike closer to the sport.
    • Nov
    • 29

    PAY ANY PRICE, SMILING CAUSEWAY SEEK REPEATS; FESTIVUS SET TO BEGIN

    Grass-gobbling speedsters of both sexes in Saturday spotlight; "10 Days of Festivus" contest offers $1,000 grand prize; 10-race card slated Friday.
    • Nov
    • 28

    CAMACHO EARNS SEÑOR TEQUILA JOCKEY OF MONTH AWARD

    Desire, focus and able guidance from his agent, Steve Elzey, have made Camacho a rider to be reckoned with; trainer Monte Thomas sends out two winners, and both are claimed by rival trainer Tony Wilson. That's the racing game.
    • Nov
    • 27

    IMPERIAL HINT SET TO START LIGHT TRAINING; DUBAI POSSIBLE TARGET

    Arguably the nation's top sprinter not named Roy H, Imperial Hint could make his 6-year-old debut here on Feb. 16 in the Pelican Stakes.