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Churchill racing club celebrates debut winner

Churchill racing club celebrates debut winnerThe stands were a little fuller, the excitement was a little higher and the cheers were a little louder Tuesday during the sixth race at Indiana Grand. That's because the race included first time starter Distant Shore, who is owned by the Churchill Downs Racing Club.

Dubai World Cup Meeting Raised to Record $35m; Dubai World Cup Elevated to $12m

 Dubai World Cup Meeting Raised to Record $35m; Dubai World Cup Elevated to $12mOn March 30, 2019, the Dubai World Cup meeting is set to enhance its status as the world’s richest day of horseracing. Total purses for the card, which will feature six Group 1 and three Group 2 fixtures, will increase from US $30 million to $35 million.

Wonder Gadot wins the Prince of Wales Stakes at Fort Erie

Wonder GadotFORT ERIE, July 24, 2018 –  Wonder Gadot took centre stage once again dominating a field of six with a powerful front-running performance to take the 83rd edition of the $400,000 Prince of Wales Stakes, second jewel of the OLG Canadian Triple Crown, Tuesday at Fort Erie Race Track.

Racing community grateful Ellis Park is saved

Racing community grateful Ellis Park is savedSay what you wish about Ron Geary, the hockey team owner who unsuccessfully attempted to move the Evansville IceMen to Owensboro in 2016. But just about everyone, it seems, has nice things to say about Ron Geary, the horse racing track owner.

British Horseracing Authority introduces Action Plan to grow diversity and inclusion

The first ever Diversity and Inclusion Action Plan for British racing has been published today by the sport’s Diversity in Racing Steering Group (DiRSG). The Action Plan covers eight core areas which it believes can – and should – be addressed to promote greater inclusion in British racing.

Kentucky Lottery to Test ‘Win Place Show’, New Lottery Game Based on Live Horse Racing

Kentucky Lottery to Test ‘Win Place Show’, New Lottery Game Based on Live Horse RacingThe Kentucky Lottery Corporation’s Board of Directors has approved a trial introduction of “Win Place Show,” a lottery game based on the results of live horse racing. The board has approved a pilot test beginning March 24, 2019.

Horses Human Health: Research suggests intellectual pursuits -- horse racing betting – can help ward off dementia

Horses Human Health: Research suggests intellectual pursuits – even betting on horses – can help ward off dementiaA Chinese study found that older people who took part in intellectual activities, such as reading, playing games or even betting on horse racing, had a lower risk of developing dementia, or might delay its o

US Supreme Court to allow states to legalize sports gambling

Washington (CNN)The Supreme Court cleared the way on Monday for states to legalize sports betting, striking down a 1992 federal law that had prohibited most states from authorizing sports betting.
 
The 6-3 ruling is a victory for New Jersey and other states who have considered allowing sports gambling as a way to encourage tourism and tax revenue. The NCAA, NFL and NBA had backed the federal prohibition.

Q & A with CTHS Ontario President Peter Berringer

Peter Berringer has spent a lifetime in the thoroughbred racing industry. Though he was exposed to horses and racing through his family from a very early age, it was after spending a year working as Franz Crean’s assistant that he decided this would be his profession.
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