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Texas Juvenile Sale Posts Increased Gross, Average Nearly Steady
By April 10, 2018 Read More →

Texas Juvenile Sale Posts Increased Gross, Average Nearly Steady

Tuesday’s Texas 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale on the grounds of Lone Star Park concluded with a sizable increase in gross sales and a slight decrease in average compared to last year’s smaller catalogue. A total of 106 horses went through the ring at the sale operated by the Texas Thoroughbred Association in partnership with Lone […]

Posted in: LOUISIANA, TEXAS
Indiana Horse Racing Commission Offers Fractional Ownership Seminar
By March 30, 2018 Read More →

Indiana Horse Racing Commission Offers Fractional Ownership Seminar

The Indiana Horse Racing Commission (IHRC) is proud to announce their second seminar for 2018. On April 15, IHRC invites anyone interested in learning how they can get into horse racing, at a fraction of the cost, to a free fractional ownership seminar to be held at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino in Shelbyville. The […]

Posted in: INDIANA
Horse Racing Facility Would Generate Billions for Georgia, Study Finds
By March 21, 2018 Read More →

Horse Racing Facility Would Generate Billions for Georgia, Study Finds

Legislators will introduce bill in 2019 that would allow for three venues, create thousands of jobs, aid rural development and HOPE One horse racing facility in Georgia would have an economic impact of more than $1.2 billion a year while bolstering the agricultural and tourism industries and providing new revenues for health care, education and […]

Posted in: GEORGIA
Secrets of the Hospitality Trade
By March 21, 2018 Read More →

Secrets of the Hospitality Trade

The 2018 Grand National is quickly approaching and you can get started on your Grand National 2018 betting online today. If you’re looking for tips on betting on the Grand National, then the odds from bookmakers suggest that horses such as Blaklion, The Last Samuri and Cause of Causes are some of those to watch. […]

Posted in: TEXAS
Tom Howard, Trainer of Ivan Fallunovalot, Passes Away
By March 11, 2018 Read More →

Tom Howard, Trainer of Ivan Fallunovalot, Passes Away

Trainer Tom Howard, best known for developing multiple stakes-winning sprinter Ivan Fallunovalot, died from complications of cancer Saturday night at his Hot Springs home. He was 70. Howard was diagnosed with liver cancer earlier this year and died just hours after Ivan Fallunovalot, a former claimer owned by longtime client Lewis Mathews, finished third in […]

Posted in: ARKANSAS, TEXAS
Prairie Meadows Meet to Open with Starter Bonus Incentive and Purse Increases

Prairie Meadows Meet to Open with Starter Bonus Incentive and Purse Increases

Live Thoroughbred racing returns to Prairie Meadows in Altoona, Iowa on April 26 with a Starter Bonus Incentive program and purse increases for overnight races. Prairie Meadows and the Iowa Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (HBPA) worked jointly to develop the Starter Bonus Incentive. The incentive, which covers the first 12 days of the season, […]

Posted in: IOWA
Catalogue for Texas 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale Continues to Grow
By February 28, 2018 Read More →

Catalogue for Texas 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale Continues to Grow

A total of 126 head have been consigned for the Texas Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale on April 10 starting at 12 noon at the Texas Thoroughbred Sale Pavilion at Lone Star Park. The under tack show is set for April 8 at 11:00 a.m. at the track located in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. This catalogue […]

Posted in: LOUISIANA, OKLAHOMA, TEXAS
Lone Star Park Announces Purse Increase for Upcoming Meet
By February 27, 2018 Read More →

Lone Star Park Announces Purse Increase for Upcoming Meet

Lone Star Park has announced an increase in overnight race purses for the 2018 Thoroughbred season which opens April 19. All overnight races will see an increase of $2,000 each in purse money. Some overnight race categories will see as much as a 25% gain in their purses. No race throughout the 44-day season will […]

Posted in: TEXAS
Indiana Breeders Pack Hospital to Learn About Foaling and Reproduction Emergencies
By February 21, 2018 Read More →

Indiana Breeders Pack Hospital to Learn About Foaling and Reproduction Emergencies

The Indiana Horse Racing Commission (IHRC) and Centaur Equine Specialty Hospital (CESH) were proud to host more than 65 horse racing breeders and owners for an information-packed afternoon on February 16 in Shelbyville, Ind. The veterinarians of CESH presented a seminar on foaling and reproduction emergencies to better prepare breeders for the already-busy foaling season. […]

Posted in: INDIANA
Will Rogers Downs Receives Enhanced TVG Coverage for Spring Thoroughbred Meet
By February 21, 2018 Read More →

Will Rogers Downs Receives Enhanced TVG Coverage for Spring Thoroughbred Meet

Trainers are arriving from across the country for the 30-day Thoroughbred meet returning to Cherokee Casino Will Rogers Downs on March 12. The track is in its 12th year of operation, and track representatives look to a successful season as they embrace a few new changes. The spring meet runs through Preakness on Saturday, May […]

Posted in: OKLAHOMA