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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

Maryland To Seize Pimlico, Laurel?

December 1, 2010:

Michael Busch, Speaker of the House in Maryland, has been cited as saying that if the Preakness is in danger of being moved out of the state, the state could seize Pimlico and Laurel Park through eminent domain...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

So You Think Your Horse Is Smart, Huh?

November 30, 2010:

Everybody usually has a soft spot for at least one of their horses. They often do things which make us believe that they are smarter than the rest. Meet Lukas...read on

No 2011 Maryland T-Bred Schedule In Place; State Of Preakness Currently Up In Air

November 30, 2010:

On Monday, November 29, Maryland's racing commission rejected a plan from racetrack owners which would've seen a total of 47 race dates in 2011 -- roughly one-third of the schedule which was raced in 2010...read on

Bills, Pols, Threats, Feedback In NJ

November 23, 2010:

Plenty of racing news came out of New Jersey during the evening of Monday, November 22. Seven gaming-related bills passed through the State Senate, which prompted feedback from politicians; thoroughbred horsemen threatened legal action regarding race dates...read on

New Jersey T-Bred Handle Way Up In 2010 Despite 50 Per Cent Cut In Race Dates

November 22, 2010:

After having slashed the number of thoroughbred race dates in New Jersey from 141 in 2009 to 71 in 2010, racetrack operator New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority has announced that the almost 50 per cent date reduction has resulted in a $122.5 million increase in handle...read on

Ont. Thoroughbred Breeding Bucks Trend

October 21, 2010:

The Jockey Club today released its 2010 Report of Mares Bred in North American thoroughbred racing. Although numbers were down, the province of Ontario has proven to be very resilient in a couple of categories...read on

Dunbar On Saskatchewan Purse Split

October 12, 2010:

Standardbred Canada Active Director Carole Dunbar has gone on the record regarding the way provincially-funded purse money is currently being split between the standardbred and thoroughbred industry in the province of...read on

Ohio's 2011 Race Dates Announced

September 27, 2010:

The State of Ohio will see the amount of dates for both its live standardbred and thoroughbred racing reduced in...read on

Keeneland Results Promising

September 27, 2010:

As major yearling sales in Kentucky and Pennsylvania draw near, there has been trepidation among breeders as to how the market will hold...read on

Issues Manifest Themselves At T-Bred Sale

September 20, 2010:

Although the Ontario Sires Stakes program makes the province's thoroughbred industry very attractive to potential owners, results from the recently concluded Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society Sale at Woodbine have shown that there are a few issues which are hindering...read on

More On KY Out-Of-Comp. Testing

September 7, 2010:

In Lexington, Kentucky’s tough out-of-competition testing rule was due to be voted on today, with thoroughbred horsemen calling for a delay on grounds that...read on


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