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Nicolle Neulist

Nicolle Neulist calls Hawthorne Race Course and Arlington International Racecourse home, and has been writing about horse racing since 2014. Nicolle's favorite things include late '90s rock and betting against horses who always finish second.

Free Drop Billy, the Duffer's Hero
Free Drop Billy, the Duffer's Hero

2021-06-18T20:51:19.891ZNicolle Neulist

It may be U. S. Open week, but sometimes you don't have to be the best golfer in the world to become the namesake of a very good horse.
How much do you really know about Royal Ascot?
How much do you really know about Royal Ascot?

2021-06-18T03:01:46.135ZNicolle Neulist

From horses and connections to history and traditions, this quiz tests your knowledge of all facets of Royal Ascot!
Track Update: Santa Anita for June 15, 2021
Track Update: Santa Anita for June 15, 2021

2021-06-15T21:53:16.779ZNicolle Neulist

Leading into a classy closing weekend at Santa Anita, find out who has been sending out horses at nice prices. With a stakes-laden closing week, it's a good time to check back in at Santa Anita and get ready to bet those last few classy cards before the action moves away for the summer.
Who is Ward's top Royal Ascot winner?
Who is Ward's top Royal Ascot winner?

2021-06-15T21:39:02.308ZNicolle Neulist

Since his first win there in 2009, Wesley Ward has become synonymous with American success at Royal Ascot. But, who is his best raider?
Which Royal Ascot race are you?
Which Royal Ascot race are you?

2021-06-12T23:23:00.000ZNicolle Neulist

Whether you have been watching it your entire life or you’re just getting to know this top-class week of turf racing, which race are you?
From undrafted to stardom: Wes Welker and his horse
From undrafted to stardom: Wes Welker and his horse

2021-06-09T21:42:44.757ZNicolle Neulist

Some athletes have the perfect combination of skill and persistence to work through draft-day disappointment and find their way to professional sports stardom anyway.
Who is the best Ascot Gold Cup winner?
Who is the best Ascot Gold Cup winner?

2021-06-08T16:48:21.735ZNicolle Neulist

Royal Ascot is the highlight of the British racing season, and the Gold Cup (G1) is the highlight of Royal Ascot. Who is the greatest Gold Cup winner of all time?
Woodbine track update for June 7
Woodbine track update for June 7

2021-06-07T22:08:07.556ZNicolle Neulist

Woodbine racing gets underway Saturday, June 12. These trends will get you ready to bet the meet!
Feast or famine: Knicks Go and the Big Apple
Feast or famine: Knicks Go and the Big Apple

2021-06-03T18:56:11.066ZNicolle Neulist

His name may nod to the system of nicks that the Korea Racing Authority uses, but there are also parallels to an iconic New York sports franchise.
Belmont Park track update for June 1
Belmont Park track update for June 1

2021-06-01T20:50:48.240ZNicolle Neulist

Let's check in on the Belmont meet so far, and find out some trends and connections that could help you score during their biggest week!
Who is the best horse not to win the Belmont Stakes?
Who is the best horse not to win the Belmont Stakes?

2021-05-31T18:46:08.804ZNicolle Neulist

Belmont Week always brings up thoughts of the exclusive club of winners — as well as of near-misses. Let's remember some of the greatest horses in history to win the Kentucky Derby, win the Preakness, but not have their day in the Belmont.
Which Met Mile winner do you most relate with?
Which Met Mile winner do you most relate with?

2021-05-30T14:33:44.881ZNicolle Neulist

Which Met Mile winner do you have the most in common with?
Racing crossover: An enigma named after a star
Racing crossover: An enigma named after a star

2021-05-27T16:09:58.999ZNicolle Neulist

Every time Michael Jordan stepped on the court, magic happened. The only thing you could expect from Super Twenty Three was a surprise.