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Virginia's Colonial Downs to have 15 Thoroughbred Dates in 2019

Virgina's Colonial Downs to have 15 Thoroughbred Dates in 2019The Virginia Racing Commission has granted Colnial Downs a new license to return live racing to the Commonwealth along with approval to open a 600-unit historic horse racing (HHR) operation in New Kent County.

Study calls for demolishing Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, rebuilding at a cost of $424M

A new Maryland Stadium Authority study calls for demolishing Pimlico Race Course and rebuilding it at a cost of $424 million, according to a summary of the study’s findings obtained by The Baltimore Sun.
 

Top racetracks in the UK set to host "The Series"

A first in horse racing, CHR’s The Series is a league competition in which high profile teams race for points and millions in prize money over an eight-week period

The Series is scheduled to take place on eight consecutive Thursday evenings from 25 July to 12 September 2019

It represents a totally new approach to informing and engaging fans

Press Release: Australia's Winx wins 2018 Vox Populi Award

Horse racing’s fans have spoken, and Winx, Australia’s queen of racing, has been voted the winner of the 2018 Secretariat Vox Populi Award in the year-end online poll. Created by Secretariat’s owner Penny Chenery, the award annually recognizes the horse whose popularity and racing excellence best resounded with the general public and gained recognition for Thoroughbred racing.
 

Hall of Fame Jockey Gary Stevens Retires

Hall of Fame Jockey Gary Stevens RetiresHall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens on Tuesday said he is retiring immediately from riding after doctors informed him he has a spinal injury that could lead to a far more serious issue if he were to fall. “I had an MRI on Monday and the C-4 is up against the spinal cord,” Stevens said of his examination with Dr. James Tibone. “Tibone didn’t mince any words.

Paulick Report: -- ‘We Believe In The Future Of Horse Racing’: Belinda Stronach Outlines Plans For Company’s Assets

While the lawsuit filed Oct. 1 by Frank and Elfriede Stronach against their daughter Belinda over her management of the family's privately held business and various trusts plays out in Ontario Superior Court in Canada, Belinda Stronach and the management team she has assembled at The Stronach Group are moving forward with strategic, long-range plans for the company's assets.

'Down the Stretch' Bond Between Horses, Vets a Win for Both

The place is located in Creston, Washington, about 50 miles west of Spokane. It encompasses 220 acres and is home to 30 retired Thoroughbred racehorses. It’s called Down the Stretch Ranch. Over the course of the last three years it has also been a place that has hosted approximately 100 U.S. military war veterans, all of them battling post-traumatic stress disorder, on stays ranging from two days to two weeks.
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