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Millions Refunded After Rare Occurrence

October 31, 2016:

If you’ve been around the races enough, you’ve seen recalls and ‘no contests’ for all types of different reasons, no matter how random. Have you heard the one about the rake that triggered a no-contest and millions in refunded wagers?...read on

Woodbine Brings Hong Kong Pools To Canada

October 23, 2016:

Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) and the Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) announced this weekend an agreement in which Canadian customers can now wager directly into the HKJC betting pools, effective Sunday, Oct. 23 from Sha Tin Race Course in Hong Kong....read on

Symposium Probes Hot Topics

December 9, 2014:

The 41st Global Symposium on Racing & Gaming got underway on Tuesday at the Westin La Paloma in Tucson with a full day of sessions covering a wide variety of topics....read on

Gural Tracks Implement Cobalt Limits

January 8, 2014:

Jeff Gural has announced that trainers with horses that have excessive amounts of a substance known as ‘Cobalt’ in their systems will be barred from racing at the Meadowlands Racetrack, Tioga Downs and Vernon Downs....read on

Wagering Flourishes Despite Massive Competition

July 15, 2013:

On Sunday, July 14, Bloomberg's 'Chart of the Day' took a look at how wagering on horse racing in Hong Kong is on course to exceed the net revenues at Las Vegas casinos for the second consecutive year....read on

Young Demographic Helps Fuel Record HK Handle

July 11, 2013:

It has been reported that wagering on horse racing in Hong Kong hit an all-time high of $12.1 billion (HK$93.8 billion) in the last season. Racing organizers in the country are pointing to the younger demographic as being a big part of the wagering surge....read on

Focusing On Hong Kong's Success

December 10, 2012:

“You have to understand who the customer is, what they want, and then give them what they want. We are constantly surveying and studying our customers, and we have to stay ahead of the competition. If you’re not concerned about competition, you’ll get into trouble.”...read on

A Judge To Focus On Betting?

January 8, 2009:

The Hong Kong Jockey Club has announced they will add a new steward to their judging team specifically to specialize in form and betting....read on


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