February 21, 2018
Kentucky's stewards have rescinded the penalties they handed down last week to the trainers Rusty Arnold and Joe Sharp after Kentucky Horse Racing Commission personnel raised doubts about the validity of positive test results for ractopamine from ...
February 20, 2018
The University of Kentucky’s Gluck Equine Research Center is conducting a study to examine the rate of injury and illness in North American 2-year-old Thoroughbreds in training.
February 17, 2018
The equine herpesvirus scare at Belmont Park dealt a serious blow to a very good Winter Carnival card at Laurel Park on Saturday as 14 New York-based horses have been scratched.
February 16, 2018
The Aqueduct stewards have disqualified Wildcat Belle from first place in the fifth race at Aqueduct on Feb. 8 because she didn’t carry the proper weight, according to a stewards ruling.
Cross-border cooperation between Hastings Racecourse and Emerald Downs has resulted in a bonus series for 3-year-olds called the Northwest Triple.
February 15, 2018
A barn at the Thoroughbred Center outside Lexington, Ky., has been placed in quarantine after a horse there exhibited signs of equine herpesvirus and tested positive for being exposed to the disease, according to the Kentucky Office of the State ...
The Virginia House of Delegates has passed a bill that would allow the operator of Colonial Downs to install so-called Instant Racing machines at the track and any of the 10 offtrack betting parlors allowed under Virginia law, setting up a debate in ...
February 14, 2018
Handle on all horse races in California, number of racing days, starters, and average field size declined during the 2016-2017 season compared to 2015-2016, according to data released by the California Horse Racing Board on Tuesday.
February 13, 2018
The Jockey Club will deny stud-book privileges to three trainers who have had medication violations in the past two years, the organization announced on Tuesday, although two of the trainers have not started a horse since penalties for the violations ...
The Kentucky House of Representatives has approved a bill that will grant tax breaks to Breeders’ Cup Ltd. any time it holds its two-day event at a track in the state.