Horse Racing

Judge Orders Bettors’ Case Against Baffert to Mediation

Posted by March 15, 2023

More than a year after a New Jersey federal court was fully briefed on a motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed by unhappy bettors against trainer Bob Baffert,

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KY Sports Betting Passes House, Off to Senate Committee

Posted by March 14, 2023

A sports wagering bill tied to Kentucky racetracks and the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission heads into the Senate Standing Committee on Licensing and Occup

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Arabian Knight Joins Forte in Derby Future Wager Pool 5

Posted by March 7, 2023

On the heels of winning his 3-year-old debut in the $400,000 Fountain of Youth Stakes (G2), Repole Stable and St. Elias Stable's Forte  was tabbed as the

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Opposing HISA, Fonner Park Cancels Interstate Wagering

Posted by February 10, 2023

Citing complications and uncertainties with oversight under the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority, Fonner Park announced Feb. 10 it would cancel o

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Blow for Racing as Gambling Minister Scully Set to Move

Posted by February 7, 2023

The direction of the government's gambling review, including controversial proposals around affordability checks, has been thrown into further doubt with t

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New York to Study VLT Impact on Racing, Breeding

Posted by February 3, 2023

The New York State Gaming Commission is proposing to launch the first major review by the state of its nearly 20-year-old video lottery terminal betting pr

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McNally Hit With 12-Year DQ from Irish Racing

Posted by February 1, 2023

Trainer Ronan McNally has been hit with a mammoth 12-year disqualification from Irish racing, charged €50,000 in costs and ordered to return over €13,0

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Betting Operators Call for Reduced Tax Rate in New York

Posted by January 31, 2023

A top regulator in New York said Jan. 31 that it is too early to tell whether the state's year-old mobile sports betting program—which saw about $16.6 bi

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Gosden Fears Effect of Affordability Checks on Bettors

Posted by January 25, 2023

Multiple champion trainer John Gosden warned British horse racing Jan. 25 that the imposition of intrusive affordability and source-of-funds checks on bett

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Former Jockey Danny Brock Found Guilty of Conspiracy

Posted by January 18, 2023

Former jockey Danny Brock was found guilty Jan. 17 of corrupt or fraudulent practices in relation to racing after a judicial panel found he had ridden to e

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