Industry News

March 19, 2017
The pick six single-ticket jackpot carryover at Santa Anita is $346,241.88 when racing resumes Thursday. There were 14 perfect tickets Sunday; the pick six paid $9,740.80. There were 366 tickets with five winners; the consolation payoff was $78.80.
March 18, 2017
A formful day of racing on Saturday at Santa Anita resulted in 101 winning pick six tickets worth $1,276.80 a copy, but did add to the ever-growing single-ticket jackpot carryover, which stands at $317,374.27 going into Sunday's card.
March 17, 2017
John Van de Kamp, a former California attorney general who brought considerable credibility to the fledgling Thoroughbred of Owners of California when he was hired as the organization's second president, died on Tuesday at his home in Pasadena, Calif., ...
March 16, 2017
Jill Byrne, the director of broadcast and programming at Churchill Downs for the past nine years, has been hired by Breeders’ Cup Ltd. to be the organization’s senior director of industry relations.
March 15, 2017
Delta Downs in Vinton, La., and Sam Houston in neighboring Houston both recently concluded Thoroughbred meets.
There were five horse-racing bills filed in the Texas Legislature last week, including bills seeking historical racing and account wagering. The next step for all of the bills is to obtain committee hearings, according to an announcement on the filings ...
Separate budget proposals from the New York Assembly and Senate have rejected several aspects of a plan by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to reorganize the board of the New York Racing Association and grant new powers to a NYRA oversight agency.
The Charles Town Classic on April 22 will be televised on FOX Sports 2 as part of the New York Racing Association’s expanded broadcast schedule with the network.
March 12, 2017
A formful card on Sunday at Santa Anita resulted in a $3,035 payoff to 186 winning pick six tickets, and helped propel the carryover in the single-ticket jackpot to a robust $255,341.88 when racing resumes on Thursday.
March 11, 2017
There are two carryovers in the pick six at Santa Anita on Sunday. The conventional pick six pool has a carryover of $189,246, while the single ticket jackpot pool has a carryover of $175,361.The single ticket pool has not been hit in 10 racing days, ...