horse racing

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horse racing

n
(General Sporting Terms) an organized sport, closely associated with gambling, in which riders race horses over dedicated courses, often incorporating hurdles.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.horse racing - the sport of racing horseshorse racing - the sport of racing horses    
racing - the sport of engaging in contests of speed
thoroughbred racing - the sport of racing thoroughbred horses
field - all of the horses in a particular horse race
triple crown - (horse racing) a title won by a horse that can win the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont Stakes and the Preakness
Translations
koňské dostihy
hestevæddeløb
kilparatsastus
konjske trke
lóversenyzés
競馬
경마
hästkapplöpning
การแข่งม้า
đua ngựa

horse racing

سِبَاقُ الـخُيُولِ koňské dostihy hestevæddeløb Pferderennen ιπποδρομία carrera de caballos kilparatsastus courses de chevaux konjske trke ippica 競馬 경마 paardenrennen hesteveddeløp wyścigi konne corrida de cavalo, corrida de cavalos конные скачки hästkapplöpning การแข่งม้า at yarışı đua ngựa 赛马
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It was good to see the return of Ludlow trotting races after last year, when the committee were unable to hire a suitable field.
Races will begin at 5pm and include two trotting races and a mile-long leg of the Standardbred Sales Company-sponsored Battle of the Big Guns.
It is understood the two most senior executives from Le-Trot will be in attendance, along with the president and general secretary from the Union of European Trotting, whose main purpose is to promote trotting races and horse breeding in Europe.
Ifan Jones Evans will present the feast of trotting races, with Wyn Gruffydd leading the commentary and Hywel Davies getting the latest tips from the bookies and insights from the drivers.
But nothing showcases their interesting relationship with the police quite as thrillingly as their passion for staging trotting races on the open road - putting not only their horses at risk, but also any other motorists.
Mr Jones said: "Already the Tregaron Trotting Races have made this area well-known as a horse centre world wide.
FOR the first time in its history S4C's harness racing series Rasus will be featuring the Bancffosfelen Trotting Races from Talgarreg, Cardiganshire.
The popularity of trotting races was not diminished by the war.
Saturday brings trotting races (morning), driving classes (afternoon), and antique carriage events (evening).
With summer in full flow, the Old Radnor trotting races at Evenjobb provided a wonderful afternoon of entertainment.
The cards are a mixture of Flat races, trotting races and also a unique discipline known as Skijoring, which is a trotting race in which the riders are pulled along on skis.
Once again trotting races will take place at Canty's Brig at about 1pm.