Delta has been granted an 88-date Thoroughbred meet from Oct. 19, 2011 to March 17, 2012. The track will race on a Wednesday-through-Saturday basis. There will be no live racing on Thanksgiving or Christmas Eve, with special Tuesday cards added on the weeks of those holidays. The meet&rsquo;s premiere race, the Grade 3, $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot, is Nov. 19. The 1 1/16-mile stakes for 2-year-olds will be held on a special afternoon card that will include the Grade 3 Delta Downs Princess.\r\nSunland Park, which is right over the border from El Paso, Texas, received approvals for a 77-date mixed meet for Thoroughbreds and Quarter Horses during a recent meeting of the New Mexico Racing Commission. The season will open Dec. 6, 2011 and run through April 17, 2012.\r\n◗ A New Mexico racing fan had the one winning ticket on last Saturday&rsquo;s pick six at Hollywood, which after taxes returned $525,500. The $96 ticket was sold at Sunland, according to a release from the track.\r\n◗ The New Mexico Racing Commission has opened the application period for the state&rsquo;s sixth and final racing license. The application window runs from June 2 to Sept. 2.\r\n◗ Trainer Henry Dominguez was nearing the 1,000th Thoroughbred win of his career on Tuesday. He was at 996 heading into the afternoon&rsquo;s card at Sun Ray Park in Farmington, N.M.\r\n◗ Louisiana Downs is not racing on Thursday this week because it has a special holiday card on Monday.