The Indiana Horse Racing Commission approved the 2016 race dates during their meeting on December 9, 2015. In addition, a presentation was made by Jim Brown, President and COO of Centaur Gaming regarding both Indiana Grand's and Hoosier Park's race … Continue reading →
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McMahon of Saratoga Thoroughbreds announced their Annual Stallion Show will be held Saturday, January 2 at the Stallion Barn. The open house will be held from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Food and refreshments will be available throughout the day. … Continue reading →
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Less than 48 hours after finding out they needed him, Oaklawn has hired its fifth announcer in the history of the first track to launch a Triple Crown winner in 37 years. Pete Aiello will be in the booth when … Continue reading →
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Howard Gordon ‘Gelo' Hall Jr., who worked in several capacities at Maryland racetracks throughout his career, died Dec. 10 at the age of 88. According to the Daily Racing Form, Hall was introduced to racing by his father, who was a jockey … Continue reading →
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In Thoroughbred horseracing, Eddie Arcaro, Ron Turcotte, Willie Shoemaker, Angel Cordero, Jr., Chris McCarron, Pat Day, Jerry Bailey, Gary Stevens and Mike Smith are enshrined in the Hall of Fame as legendary jockeys. In American Quarter Horse racing, there have … Continue reading →
In a recent opinion piece for the The Hill, retired Hall of Fame jockey Chris McCarron voices his support for U.S. racing to adopt uniform drug rules. McCarron urges the passage of the Thoroughbred Horseracing Integrity Act, legislation introduced by Rep. Andy Barr … Continue reading →
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Italian-born, British-based Lanfranco “Frankie” Dettori was honored as the recipient of the 2015 Longines World's Best Jockey Award during a ceremony at the gala dinner of the Longines Hong Kong International Races, held 11 December 2015 at the Hong Kong … Continue reading →
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Tom Durkin retired from his job as a racetrack announcer over a year ago, but he has certainly remained busy in the time since. The Thoroughbred Daily News reports that in addition to doing promotional work for West Point Thoroughbreds, emceeing various events … Continue reading →
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