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Racing: Toronto, Start Your Engines!

July 12, 2013

It’s time to put the pedal to the metal, Toronto, because the Honda Indy is driving into town. Beginning today with “Fan Friday” – with practice races in the morning and qualifying runs in the afternoon – this year’s event at Exhibition Place will feature two IZOD IndyCar Series races in one weekend for full…

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Cycling: Tour de France Update

July 11, 2013

On Tuesday’s Stage 10, Mark Cavendish was accused of bringing down rival Tom Veelers. During the controversial sprint finish won by Argos Shimano sprinter Marcel Kittel, team mate Tom Veelers clashed shoulders with Cavendish, knocking him to the ground at high speed. While Veelers angrily blamed Cavendish for the crash, the race directors ultimately decided…

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NASCAR: Daytona Double

July 8, 2013

Just a few days after America’s big holiday, another American tradition took place in Daytona Beach, Florida. The Coke Zero 400, a Nascar Sprint Cup Series Stock Car Race, looked more like a Monster Truck Rally this year; massive crashes erupted just as the winner, Jimmie Johnson, claimed victory. One accident involving six of the…

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Cycling: Tour de Suisse 101

June 13, 2013

The Tour de Suisse is Switzerland’s International Cycling Union World Tour stage race held annually in June. The 9 stage, 1 283.9 km (or 797.8 miles for our friends south of the border) race is part of the ICU World Ranking calendar, and serves as a precursor to the Tour de France next month. Like…

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Horse Racing 101: Betting at the Races

May 31, 2013

Horse racing is known as the Sport of Kings but you don’t have to be one to enjoy the thrill and excitement of a day at the races. Still, the track can be a confusing place for beginner betters. You may think a horse is just a horse, but in racing the word technically refers…

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