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  • Suffolk Downs Purse Increase

    The stables at Suffolk Downs opened on the 28th of March 2008 and training sessions were in full swing by the end of the day on the 1st of April 2008. A month of preparation and planning will be ...

  • Retirement for Benny the Bull

    Benny the Bull has been known as one of the best sprinters of his time. Sadly, his horse racing career has tragically been cut short due to injury, and the decision to retire him has been made. ...

  • An Exciting 2008 Season Ahead for Val Taurus

    Trotting is a very popular form of horse racing in Quebec, and one of the highly celebrated horses from the province goes by the name of Val Taurus. Having proved his worth as a trotting horse ...

  • Goldikova Takes Cartier Award

    Cartier Jewelers established the Cartier Racing Awards in 1991, and it has become one of the most prestigious award events in Britain. They are awarded to horses in the European horse racing ...

  • Want to Race? – Horse Racing

    Magna Entertainment Corporation in Toronto needs a new honcho to run its horse racing business. The old CEO has handed in his papers. Tom Hodgson, who used to work for a company dealing with ...

  • Horse Racing in Jamaica: Past and Present

    Horse racing is probably one of the oldest sports in the world today. It is known that as far back as 4 500 BC tribesmen were racing their horses on a less official basis than exists today. In ...

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  • Sunland Park Horse Racing Track in New Mexico

    Established in 1959, the Sunland Park Racetrack has enjoyed a long and profitable history. In the 1960s and 1970s the track was one of the main gateways to the East and West when it came to top racing talent. Many a great thoroughbred has shaped its career on the Sunland Park Racetrack and hundreds of racehorses and jockeys continue to jumpstart their careers here today.

  • Horse Wagering in Las Vegas

    Las Vegas is the center of the gambling world, and horse wagering takes pride of place. A wide variety of horse wagering is available at any of the Las Vegas Sports Books, meccas for gambling of all types. These sports books are typical adjuncts to the main casinos, as they hope to draw in curious gamblers from the slot machines and table games.

  • Australian Racing Board

    The Australian Racing Board is a national administrative body for thoroughbred racing in the country. It manages the Principal Racing Authorities of every territory in Australia. The board carries the responsibility of ensuring that thoroughbred racing throughout the country is held according to a set of general practices and conditions with integrity.

  • Eureka Downs Horse Racing Track in Kansas

    Some call Eureka, a small town in Kansas, the ‘Racing Capital of Kansas’. They attribute this reputation to the small racetrack located just outside the city limits which is known as ‘Eureka Downs’. While this small racetrack is a far cry from the larger, more fashionable tracks that can be found elsewhere in the country, it is the venue of choice for many who have a passion for the sport. ...

  • Harrington Raceway in Delaware

    Situated in Harrington, Delaware, the Harrington Raceway is a great place to go if you are looking for some live harness racing action. The track is located in Rider Road and it offers betting almost every night of the year – whether on live races, through simulcast off-track betting or on some other fun activity. The grounds are also used to host the annual fair and this helps to draw ...

  • Horse Racing Laws and Legislations

    Although horse racing contributes substantial monies to state economies, horse racing as an industry is highly regulated and is not without its critics.Observers of the gambling industry often propose changes to the horse racing industry in large part to ensure that horse racing continues to fulfill its entertainment objectives. Some of the salient issues relate to collecting taxes on ...