Horse Racing

Horse racing is a sport that involves the racing of horses. It is one of the oldest sports in the world and has been enjoyed by humans for centuries. In horse racing, horses are commonly ridden by means of jockeys and compete in opposition to every other to decide which horse is the fastest.

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Risk Belle races side-by-side with Monbeg Park following a steward’s enquiry on Day One of the Fairyhouse Easter Festival (Photo By Seb Daly/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

Horse racing takes vicinity in lots of exclusive nations around the world, with a number of the maximum famous occasions which include the Kentucky Derby in the United States, the Melbourne Cup in Australia, the Grand National in the United Kingdom, and the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe in France.

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The sport of horse racing entails loads of one-of-a-kind styles of races, including flat racing, steeplechase racing, and harness racing. In flat racing, horses race over a direct or oval song, even in steeplechase racing, horses jump over boundaries together with fences and ditches. Harness racing involves horses pulling a cart referred to as a sulky.

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Horse racing is a famous sport for sports betting, with many humans setting bets on the outcome of races. However, the sport has also been criticized for the welfare of horses, with concerns over injuries and doping.

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