Category: Newswriter

TV BULLISH ON LEGAL BETS

TV ratings numbers from last night’s Packers-Bears game that will most interest league and network execs: some markets with legalized sports betting were up big.

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LITTLE BROWN JUG UPDATE

The top 10 horses eligible for the 74th edition of the Little Brown Jug to be contested on Thursday, September 19, 2019. 1. (Last Week

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EUROS IN JOCKEY CLUB OAKS

Edited Press Release—-SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Belmont Park’s opening Saturday will feature three prestigious stakes, including the inaugural running of the $750,000 Jockey Club Oaks Invitational

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LRL FALL OPENS FRIDAY

By HRI Staff—-Live racing returns to Laurel Park this Friday. The meet offers 40 Stakes Worth $4.27 Million. Six of Nine Races Carded on World-Class Turf

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TOMORROW’S THURSDAY

By Ken Weingartner—Hello Tomorrow was one of the top-selling yearling trotters at this past fall’s Standardbred Horse Sale and trainer Per Engblom is more than

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TOP BROWN JUG ELIGIBLES

By Jay Wolf—Week #5 – September 3, 2018 1. (Last Week #1) Captain Crunch (1:47.2s; $1,282,950) Owner: 3 Brothers Stables (NY), Christina Takter (NJ), Rojan

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O’NEILL, PRAT TOP DMR

HRI Staff Edited Release— Flavien Prat and Doug O’Neill took their places atop the jockey and trainer leader boards midway through the meeting and stayed

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BROWN, ORTIZ IN FRONT

Edited by HRI Staff— SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Trainer Chad Brown earned his second consecutive H. Allen Jerkens award, and third overall, for the Saratoga meet’s

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NYRA MILESTONE: $700M

Edited Press Release—SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – For the first time in history, the New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) generated more than $700 million in

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LITTLE BROWN JUG UPDATE

Top 10 Little Brown Jug Eligibles – 74th Edition on September 19, 2019 1. (Last Week #1) Captain Crunch (1:47.2s; $1,267,515) Owners: 3 Brothers Stables

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OPEN FOR SIMULCASTS

HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Gulfstream Park announced on Saturday that because Hurricane Dorian is now expected to track in a northerly direction, the facility will

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GP CHAMPIONSHIP SKINNY

The Gulfstream Park 2019-2020 Championship Meet Schedule Highlights $28.6 Million in Stakes Purses – 98 Stakes, 39 Graded $16 Million Pegasus World Cup (G1) Series

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CANADIAN TROTTER SHOW

By Ken Weingartner—Two horses in history have won the Canadian Trotting Classic at age 3 and Maple Leaf Trot at age 4. Crystal Fashion will

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