Across the Board | The Eclipse Award Committee announced both men have been chosen to receive “Eclipse Awards of Merit for 2016.” This is an extraordinary honor that rarely goes out to a racing writer, public handicapper or anyone who has made a contribution toward handicapping ideas and has dedicated a good portion of his published career toward improving the plight of the American horseplayer.view
Track Phantom | The new horse racing season unofficially starts the day after Christmas when Santa Anita reemerges to head the Southern California racing landscape. This is a very good time for horse players to recalibrate going into 2017.view
Horseplayers nationwide are anxiously awaiting Santa Anita’s winter meet starting today. The track has announced that the pari-mutuel betting menu will include an enhanced pick six with a single ticket jackpot component, similar to the revised pick six recently offered at Del Mar.view
VIP Horses to Watch Alert List | Racing Horses from Horses to Watch that are scheduled to run today.view
Steven Crist and Andrew Beyer are the recipients of the 2016 Eclipse Award of Merit, it was announced Thursday by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association, Daily Racing Form, and the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters.view
Fans of Maryland racing will get more Laurel and less Pimlico in 2017 as the consolidation of racing dates from one venue to the other continues in 2017.view
Horse Racing's 143rd Running of the Kentucky Derby (Grade I) future odds for betting and wagering are provided by Wynn Sports Book. Check your local sports book for the latest odds. Kentucky Derby (Grade I) future odds are updated weekly.view
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Friday, in a 6-1 decision, gave legislators a four-month extension to come up with a new levy on slot machines. The ruling moves the court-imposed deadline from Jan. 23 until May 26.
Keeneland has unveiled its plans for its 2017 Spring Meet. Featured is a $4.325 million stakes schedule with 16 stakes events featuring the $1 million Toyota Blue Grass (G2) and $500,000 Central Bank Ashland (G1).
Las Vegas-based Boyd Gaming has announced the completion of its $45 million expansion project at Delta Downs Racetrack Casino Hotel in Vinton. La.
The Oakland Raiders have taken the next step in their proposed move to Las Vegas. Thursday, the NFL team formally submitted its relocation application officially taking the first step toward a city the league has long avoided because of legalized sports wagering.
JACK Entertainment’s Greektown Casino-Hotel in Detroit has now implemented two new technologies: GT Connect and the Greektown Mobile App.