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The horse racing center is not really a casino – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

The horse racing center is not really a casino – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News

Dutch Bros co-founder Travis Boersma is about to open a new hospitality center next to Grants Pass Downs horse racing track. But Native American tribes operating casinos on tribal lands oppose the project, saying it represents illegal competition. Boersma wants to place more than 200 machines with which customers can bet on horse races that …

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Steeplechasing returns to Sunshine State with new encounter, new location – Horse Racing News

Steeplechasing returns to Sunshine State with new encounter, new location – Horse Racing News

The Florida Horse Park in Ocala is hosting a point-to-point event on March 5 that, if successful, could become a sanctioned event at the National Steeplechase Association track. More than a decade has passed since the last steeplechase was run in Florida. The Little Everglades’ meeting, in Dade City, had a checkered history, starting as …

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Ante-Post Horse Racing Tips: A 25/1 Shot For The Cheltenham Festival

Ante-Post Horse Racing Tips: A 25/1 Shot For The Cheltenham Festival

The long-awaited clash between to give energy and shishkin The edges are getting closer as we all cross our fingers that they’re both at the Clarence House Chase (3:35 PM) in Ascot on Saturday. Rarely do we tend to see two undefeated stars ring out outside the Cheltenham Festival – this is going to be …

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Horse Racing Tips: Best Newcastle Bets with Shayne O’Cass

Horse Racing Tips: Best Newcastle Bets with Shayne O’Cass

A Brad Widdup-trained mare put the writing on the wall for her first win in 2022 with an outstanding return at the Beaumont circuit. BEST BETS, DOOR MAIL Daily Telegraph analyst Shayne O’Cass gives his best bets and rules every race for Newcastle. The Form: Complete the NSW Racing Thoroughbred form, including video replays and …

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Former BloodHorse editor-in-chief Dan Mearns dies aged 73

Former BloodHorse editor-in-chief Dan Mearns dies aged 73

Dan Mearns, former editor-in-chief of The Blood-Horse and Thoroughbred Record magazines, died suddenly of complications from COVID-19 on Jan. 16, his brother Greg Mearns reported on Facebook. “Dan’s best friends,” his brother’s post began. “This message is from his brother, Greg. I am devastated to inform you that unfortunately, Dan has sadly and suddenly left …

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Battle Bling moves from last to 1st, wins Ladies Stakes

Battle Bling moves from last to 1st, wins Ladies Stakes

Photo: Chelsea Durand / NYRA Michael Dubb’s Battle Bling was a penultimate winner of Sunday’s $100,000 Women’s Bet for fillies and mares aged 4 years and over, traveling nine furlongs down the high-speed main track at Aqueduct. Battle Bling made her first start for trainer Rob Atras in the Ladies after being claimed for $62,500 …

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Kentucky Horse Racing Commission Clears Levamisole Sanctions Against Joe Sharp – Horse Racing News

Kentucky Horse Racing Commission Clears Levamisole Sanctions Against Joe Sharp – Horse Racing News

Nearly a year after trainer Joe Sharp appealed a 30-day suspension for a series of positive tests for levamisole, the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission issued a one-sentence ruling on Jan. 14, lifting all sanctions against him. The ruling read: “As a result of the August 2015 declassification by the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission, all penalties …

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NKY’s Adam Koenig Wants To Look Out For Horse Racing Gamblers – Trying To Eliminate ‘Breakage’

NKY’s Adam Koenig Wants To Look Out For Horse Racing Gamblers – Trying To Eliminate ‘Breakage’

By Jennie ReesKentucky Racing in the spotlight Kentucky Representative Adam Koenig raises the banner for the most neglected part of horse racing: the gamblers. Koenig of Northern Kentucky has been appointed along with Senator Damon Thayer of the Pari-Mutuel Wagering Taxation Task Force to review tax policies on gambling on Commonwealth horse racing products. Koenig …

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