12/02/2002 12:00AM

Little change in Ohio's 2003 dates


NORTH RANDALL, Ohio - The Ohio State Racing Commission on Monday allocated 2003 Thoroughbred racing dates, which are almost exactly the same as this year.

Beulah Park will open the season Jan. 10 and race through May 3. Beulah will reopen for its fall meet Sept. 13 and race through Dec. 22.

Thistledown will begin its season March 15 and race through Dec. 15. River Downs will open on April 12 and race through Sept. 1.