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WEG, HBPA Sign Five-Year Agreement

February 18, 2011:

The Woodbine Entertainment Group and the Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario have signed an agreement ensuring 167 dates of thoroughbred racing at Woodbine Racetrack every year for the next five...read on

New York Handle Steady

February 11, 2011:

New York’s total racetrack facility handle was virtually unchanged in 2010, a positive indicator in the face of nationwide declining trends, state officials say...read on

Jan. T-Bred Betting Figures In The U.S. Down

February 7, 2011:

According to numbers released by Equibase, wagering on thoroughbred racing in the United States in January was down 9.71 per cent from the same month in 2010...read on

VIDEO - Penn Nation Rep. On Possible Raceway Move

January 21, 2011:

A report on 13abc.com in regard to the possibility of Raceway Park in Toledo, Ohio moving locations has quoted veteran horseman Mark Headworth and Penn National Gaming Inc....read on

Beulah, Raceway Park To Move, Combine?

January 20, 2011:

Racing news out of Ohio has been on the forefront this week, and the most recent development is that Penn National Gaming Inc. is contemplating moving Toledo harness track Raceway Park and Columbus thoroughbred facility Beulah Park to another location within the state...read on

Deal Struck For 2011 In Maryland

December 22, 2010:

It has been reported that a deal which will see live thoroughbred racing in 2011 in the State of Maryland was agreed upon after a meeting this morning...read on

Maryland T-Bred Race Date Deal Struck?

December 20, 2010:

It has been reported that track owner Frank Stronach today said that a verbal agreement which calls for 140 live race dates has been reached for the 2011 thoroughbred season in the State of Maryland. Although, other parties in...read on

Martin: Big Events, Marketing Helping Handle

December 9, 2010:

Bucking the continental trend, the Woodbine Entertainment Group has seen the handle on its own thoroughbred product increase for the second consecutive year. President and CEO Nick Eaves commented on the announcement yesterday. Jamie Martin, the organization's executive VP of Racing, has now commented, also...read on

Eaves On WEG's Live T-Bred Handle Increase

December 8, 2010:

Woodbine Entertainment Group President and CEO Nick Eaves has explained that even though WEG has seen its live thoroughbred handle increase for the second consecutive year, the organization still has to work at increasing business in its home market...read on

WEG's Live T-Bred Handle Up Again In 2010

December 8, 2010:

For the second consecutive year, the Woodbine Entertainment Group has announced a sharp increase in betting handle on its live thoroughbred...read on

2011 Preakness 'Safe;' Maryland Still Up In The Air

December 7, 2010:

It has been reported that Joseph Bryce, the chief legislative officer for Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley, has gone on the record as saying that the Preakness is "safe" in terms of it being held in the state. Everything else is, seemingly, up in the air...read on

Lawsuit Filed Over Penn National Ouster

December 1, 2010:

It has been reported that a federal lawsuit has been filed in regard to the ouster of a high calibre owner and trainer early this year in Pennsylvania...read on

Cloverleaf Suing Maryland T-Bred Industry

July 19, 2010:

Cloverleaf Enterprises, the operator of Rosecroft Raceway, is suing Maryland's thoroughbred racing industry, citing conspiracy and monopolization. The move has spurred lawmakers to consider legislation which would force the state's T-Bred tracks to send their signals to...read on

Alberta T-Breds Facing 2010 Reduction

February 25, 2010:

The 2010 thoroughbred racing schedule at Edmonton, Alberta's Northlands Park has been announced, and the runners will be forced to take a cut in dates and...read on

Thoroughbred Wagering Down $1.3 Billion

January 7, 2010:

As it is well known by now, the downward spiral in horse racing handle -- at least for land-based wagering facilities -- is not just a standardbred issue. The 2009 wagering numbers for the United States thoroughbred industry are in, and...read on


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