Tales From The Curmudgeon

Hallmarks of Holloway’s rich career

By Murray Brown - December 5, 2020

The ballad of Simon Wise

By Murray Brown - November 29, 2020

Harness racing’s indispensable Moira Fanning has spent a lifetime in love with the sport

By Murray Brown - November 22, 2020

A conversation with trainer and astute yearling picker Jack Darling

By Murray Brown - November 15, 2020

Deep thoughts on the Timonium Standardbred Horse Sales Company auction

By Murray Brown - November 8, 2020

My Dream Stable for the top 30 yearlings selling at Timonium

By Murray Brown - November 1, 2020

Chris and Nicola Ryder: 
harness racing’s power couple

By Murray Brown - October 25, 2020

Self-made success: 
The story of Steve Stewart

By Murray Brown - October 18, 2020

Diary of a tremendous week in Lexington

By Murray Brown - October 11, 2020

Ron Waples – a rich lifetime of being consumed by horses

By Murray Brown - October 4, 2020

Gabe Prewitt: “The words ‘it’s always been done that way’ are not part of my vocabulary”

By Murray Brown - September 27, 2020

The enduring legend of The Thin Man

By Murray Brown - September 20, 2020

Yearling master Jimmy Ladwig on his 21 years at Winbak Farms

By Murray Brown - September 13, 2020

A conversation with Mark Weaver, one of the sport’s biggest owners

By Murray Brown - September 6, 2020

A conversation with George Segal of Brittany Farms

By Murray Brown - August 30, 2020

Horses always a pleasant distraction for the brilliant legal mind of WEG chairman Clay Horner

By Murray Brown - August 23, 2020

All Mike Lachance has ever wanted to do has revolved around horses

By Murray Brown - August 16, 2020

After paying his dues, Tony Alagna’s dreams have come true

By Murray Brown - August 7, 2020

The passion of Steve Jones

By Murray Brown - August 2, 2020

Tom Grossman: No questions off limits

By Murray Brown - July 26, 2020

A conversation with the world’s greatest horseman: Jean Pierre Dubois

By Murray Brown - July 19, 2020

Linda Toscano: From the big city to the Hall of Fame

By Murray Brown - July 12, 2020

The life and influences of multi-Hall of Famer Jimmy Takter

By Murray Brown - July 5, 2020

George Teague, Jr. was born into harness racing and excelled at it

By Murray Brown - June 28, 2020

A look back at the Hall of Fame career of trainer Chuck Sylvester on the occasion of his 80th birthday

By Murray Brown - June 21, 2020
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