February 06, 2018
Delta Downs in Vinton, La., has become the latest track to ban shippers from Turfway Park in Northern Kentucky, citing a case of equine herpesvirus diagnosed at the track last week.
JPMorgan Chase, the largest bank in the U.S., has begun allowing customers of account-wagering companies to use credit cards issued in the bank’s name to fund their accounts.
January 31, 2018
A limited study comparing results of the administration of the regulated anti-bleeding medication furosemide on horses four hours prior to exercise and 24 hours prior to exercise has indicated that the drug is not as effective at the 24-hour mark.
January 26, 2018
The board of the Breeders' Cup met as scheduled on Friday morning in South Florida to discuss a number of potential changes to the organization's event, but an official spokesman for the group said after the meeting that there was “no news” to report.
January 25, 2018
An award he secured at Del Mar in the Breeders’ Cup Classic more than two months ago was officially made his on Thursday night at Gulfstream Park, when Gun Runner was announced as the Horse of the Year for 2017 at the 47th annual Eclipse Awards dinner.
All-sources wagering on races throughout California fell by less than 1 percent in 2017, according to data announced at Thursday’s California Horse Racing Board meeting.
On Saturday, the racing community will be focused on Gulfstream Park in Hallandale, Fla., the site of the second Pegasus World Cup, just as it was at this time last year. With a listed purse of $16 million, the Pegasus is again being advertised as the ...
January 24, 2018
The racing and equine community’s response to the December fire that swept through San Luis Rey Training Center in Southern California has been voted the 2017 Moment of the Year, according to the organization that administers the award, the National ...
Representatives of New York's racing industry on Wednesday urged a state Senate committee to keep the sport in mind if the state legalizes wagering on other sports in the near future, a distinct possibility now that the U.S. Supreme Court is mulling a ...
The board of the Breeders' Cup is scheduled to meet Friday to discuss a number of proposals that could have significant impacts on its two-day event, including adding a BC Derby and moving the BC Classic.