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SEVEN TEXAS CHAMPIONS STAKES TO BE CONTESTED ON SATURDAY, MARCH 20 AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK

Purses for Each of the Features for Texas-bred Boosted to $100,000 This Year

HOUSTON, TX- Sam Houston Race Park will present seven stakes on Saturday, March 20 saluting  accredited Texas-breds. Since 1994, Texas Champions Day, with features on both the main track and Connally Turf Course, has served as a tribute to the breeders, owners and Thoroughbreds in the Lone Star state. 

 

THE 2021 QUARTER HORSE SEASON AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK WILL BEGIN ON FRIDAY, APRIL 23

Stakes Named for Prominent Texas Horsemen John Buchanan and Jesse Yoakum

TEXAS THOROUGHBREDS TOOK CENTER STAGE ON TEXAS PREVIEW NIGHT AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK

By Martha Claussen

HOUSTON, TX- Sam Houston Race Park hosted a successful edition of Texas Preview tonight, one week later than originally planned. The winter storm that rocked Texas with sub-freezing temperatures and icy road conditions forced the cancelation of the entire week of racing at the northwest Houston racetrack.

SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK ANNOUNCES PURSE INCREASES FOR THE 2021 THOROUGHBRED RACING SEASON

Boosts for Both Dirt and Turf Overnight Races Will Begin on Wednesday, February 17

Simulcast tracks include:

Aqueduct, Oaklawn, Fair Grounds, Delta Downs, Santa Anita and Golden Gate

LETRUSKA STEALS THE SHOW IN THE GRADE 3, $300,000 HOUSTON LADIES CLASSIC

Spooky Channel Defeats Solid Field of Turf Specialists in the Grade 3, $200,000 Connally Turf Cup

PALAZZI VICTORIOUS IN THE $200,000 TEXAS TURF MILE IN RECORD-BREAKING DAY AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK

Fast Boat, Hollis, Sky Ride and Morning Molly Notch Stakes Victories on the Houston Racing Festival Undercard

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