Monthly Archives: March 2013

Fund Set Up to Help Injured Rider Joy Scott | BloodHorse.com

Fund Set Up to Help Injured Rider Joy Scott | BloodHorse.com http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/76969/fund-set-up-to-help-injured-rider-joy-scott

The Southern California racing industry is rallying around Joy Scott, a local jockey who was injured March 12 in a training accident at Santa Anita Park. A fund has been set up through the Winners Foundation to help Scott with her medical expenses.
Scott, [...]

Hollywood Takeout Will Remain 14% in Pick 5 | BloodHorse.com

Hollywood Takeout Will Remain 14% in Pick 5 | BloodHorse.com http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/76976/hollywood-takeout-will-remain-14-in-pick-5

Betfair Hollywood Park will continue to offer the Players’ Pick 5 at the reduced takeout rate of 14% when the spring/summer meet begins April 25.
The Pick 5, which has the lowest takeout of any multiple race wager in California, is a 50-cent minimum bet offered [...]

Anti-Gambling Group Dealt Setback in Ohio

Anti-Gambling Group Dealt Setback in Ohio

An Ohio court has delivered a setback to an anti-gambling group seeking to challenge Gov. John Kasich’s decision to legalize slots-like video lottery terminals at Ohio’s seven horse tracks.
In a unanimous ruling March 14, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals said the Ohio Roundtable lacks legal standing and cannot [...]

Aqueduct Cancels March 8 Racing

Aqueduct Cancels March 8 Racing http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/76734/aqueduct-cancels-march-8-racing

The New York Racing Association, Inc. has canceled live racing at Aqueduct Racetrack for March 8 due to inclement weather. Simulcasting will still be conducted at Aqueduct and Belmont Park.

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Horse racing not alone when it comes to dirty tactics | South China Morning Post

Seriously?
Horse racing not alone when it comes to dirty tactics | South China Morning Post
http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1185502/horse-racing-not-alone-when-it-comes-dirty-tactics

This month marks the six-year anniversary of an ultimately unsuccessful but highly imaginative and astonishingly intricate attempt to rig races at Happy Valley Racecourse. If you presented this stunning plan as a work of fiction you’d be written [...]

Gulfstream Park, Calder to go head to head in July

Gulfstream Park, Calder to go head to head in July http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/03/01/3260238/gulfstream-park-calder-to-go-head.html

Gulfstream Park and Calder Casino & Race Course on Thursday failed to reach an agreement on future racing dates, and as a result both are scheduled to have racing every Saturday and Sunday from July 1 through June 30, 2014.
Thursday evening was the deadline for [...]