Lone Star Park

July 20, 2015
Lone Star Park experienced a decline in handle on its live races, but an increase in attendance during its 50-date meet that closed on Sunday. The season that started in April ranked as the wettest in the history of the Grand Prairie, Texas, track.
July 17, 2015
The stakes-winning mare Final Trick has three foals racing on the Sunday program at Lone Star.
As the Lone Star Park meet was coming to a close last year, there was a hopeful feeling historical racing might be approved to help sagging purses in Texas. But as Lone Star wraps up this year’s meet on Sunday, the mood is different.
July 14, 2015
Lone Star Park has requested a 50-date Thoroughbred meet for 2016, according to an application made to the Texas Racing Commission. The track has asked to open on April 7 and run through July 17.
Jim Byers will call the races for the final week of the Lone Star meet, which runs from Thursday night through Sunday afternoon.
July 12, 2015
Texas Bling won the $50,000 Assault Stakes at Lone Star Park for the second year in a row Saturday night, holding off the favorite Texas Air by a half-length. It was another three lengths back in third to He Has Bling.
July 08, 2015
Jockeys Richard Eramia, Deshawn Parker, Luis Quinonez, Adrian Ramos, Ricardo Santana Jr., and Jamie Theriot are all named to ride horses on the Stars of Texas program Saturday night at Lone Star Park.
July 03, 2015
The Texas Thoroughbred Association is putting on a “rehoming” event July 11 at Lone Star Park.
July 01, 2015
Trainer Bret Calhoun could have a couple of 2-year-olds targeting the Grade 3, $150,000 Sanford at Saratoga. He said discussions are ongoing with the owners of He’s Comin in Hot and Bravura about the next move for the quality runners.
June 21, 2015
Expect Royalty won her sixth race from her last seven starts Saturday night at Lone Star Park, where she pulled clear by 3 1/4 lengths in the $50,000 Lane’s End Stallion Scholarship Stakes. My Silver Lullaby finished second, while it was another ...