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The Conscience of Thoroughbred Racing

Author: Tom Jicha - Ante Post

SPORTS BETTING SOARS

The latest figures on sports betting in New Jersey released this week are record-breaking and revealing. Bettors sent in $445 million on games, the highest

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STEWARDS ARE DECIDING TITLES

Three groups determine the Eclipse championships: The National Turf Writers and Broadcasters, the National Thoroughbred Racing Association and the Daily Racing Form. Maybe this year

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WINTER RACING IS UNDER SIEGE

Bad keeps getting worse. The $12 million Dubai World Cup and its lucrative supporting card has already strip-mined American winter racing of many of its

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SARATOGA A MAGIC BRAND

LAS VEGAS – Heading home after a month of horse-playing and other decadent activities at Saratoga and Las Vegas with lots of thoughts, opinions, questions and

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GO WEST SHUG, GO WEST

LAS VEGAS–Shug McGaughey has never been a fan of West Coast racing. This is true even when the Breeders’ Cup is at Santa Anita or

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MORE LUNACY ON LEFT COAST

The lunacy continues unabated. The most picturesque event in racing has been put on the shelf in the latest response to the deaths of 30

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