Featured Articles

  • Shadow Play Draws Post 6

    Pocono Downs Racetrack will host one of the most thrilling harness racing events of the year on Saturday, 9 August 2008, namely the $350 000 Devlin Miller Adios Pace. The Devlin Miller Adios ...

  • Why Horse Racing Tops Other Forms of Sports Betting

    The role of the animal sets horse racing apart from other forms of sports betting. No other form of gambling can match the exhilaration of picking winners of events at race tracks. Horse racing ...

  • Synthetic Tracks Give Way to Dirt in U.S.

    The recent announcement by authorities at Keeneland Race Course that the horse racing venue will be replacing its synthetic track with a dirt track in time for the fall season in October, has ...

  • Synthetic Surfaces Under the Microscope

    With the Breeder’s Cup looming and the fact that Rachel Alexandra will not be attending, the talks about synthetic surfaces have begun again. It is a known fact that principle owner of Rachel ...

  • Kauto Star – National Hunt Racing

    Kauto Star, pronounced “Kor-toe”, seems to be on everyone’s minds and lips especially concerning the Cheltenham Gold Cup. Kauto Star was born the 19th of March 2000. A French bred horse, Kauto ...

  • Affirmed Handicap 2010

    The Affirmed Handicap was originally run under the name of the Silver Screen Handicap, and saw its name changed in 1993 to honor the magnificent racehorse Affirmed. Affirmed won the Triple Crown ...

Load more


  • HorseRacing.com Writers

    Find out more about the writers whose work we've published on HorseRacing.com. If you'd like to become a writer for HorseRacing.com, click the link below to have your article published on HorseRacing.com:

  • Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs in Pennsylvania

    Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, is an impressive harness racing track owned by the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority. Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs attracts large numbers of enthusiastic harness racing fans to its fine facilities every season. In addition to the extensive live racing calendar, visitors can engage in year-round simulcast wagering at Pocono Downs race track.

  • Jackson Harness Horse Racing Track in Michigan

    Jackson Harness Raceway closed in 2008Jackson Harness Raceway located in Michigan is a fantastic harness racing venue with all the necessary conveniences and numerous betting opportunities. In addition to great live racing, Jackson Raceway has a brilliant simulcasting schedule. So for all your harness race wagering requirements, make your way to Jackson Harness Raceway.

  • 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.

  • Massachusetts Race Tracks

    Many agree that horse racing in Massachusetts is a rich social experience, with more emphasis on appreciating the beauty of peak-performance horses in motion, and spending time with other horse lovers, than about wagering. Horse racing in Massachusetts is relatively new when compared to the long horse racing history of some States. Located in East Boston, Suffolk Downs Horse Racing Track was ...

  • Horse Racing Betting

    How Matched Betting WorksMatched Betting has nothing to do with horse racing, but unfortunately the sport is not free of it. This system of arbitrage has permeated horse racing in a non-exclusive fashion ever since betting on the Internet became popular. Though valid reasons prompted President Bush to exclude horse racing from restrictions on other forms of online betting, an undesirable ...