TODAY December 22, 2014
The New York State Gaming Commission on Monday proposed a rule that would require specific minimum penalties for horsemen who commit multiple medication violations.
Salutos Amigos is likely itching to get back to the races as much as the New York circuit’s fans, who have gone 10 days without seeing a live race at Aqueduct.
Embarrassed by the fact one of his horses tested positive for a banned substance, owner-breeder Barry Ostrager has terminated his relationship with trainer David Cannizzo.
There has been a resolution to the workmens’ compensation insurance issue that threatened to shut down racing in New York on Jan. 1.
December 19, 2014
A dispute over workmens' compensation pricing could threaten to shut down New York racing beginning Jan. 1.
December 15, 2014
Good Luck Gus, the winner of Sunday’s Damon Runyon Stakes for New York-breds, will get a chance to prove himself against open company next year.
Trainer Kiaran McLaughlin will send recent maiden winners Ocean Knight and Perchance to south Florida this week but will keep Classy Class in New York and point him to the Jerome on Jan. 3.
El Kabeir, the winner of the Kentucky Jockey Club Stakes at Churchill Downs on Nov. 29, will make his 3-year-old debut in the Grade 3, $200,000 Jerome Stakes over Aqueduct’s inner track, his connections said Monday.
The New York Racing Association will try to entice horsemen who winter in south Florida to return to New York in early April by raising purses for overnight races and adding a handful of new turf stakes to the Aqueduct spring schedule.
December 14, 2014
Freudie Anne went to the front and never looked back, while Good Luck Gus came from just off the pace to win respective divisions of New York-bred juvenile stakes Sunday at Aqueduct.