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Across the Board | This past weekend, just like the previous weekend, more than a dozen Graded stakes were run at Belmont Park, Santa Anita and Keeneland. Each was designed to prepare contenders for the 13 Breeders’ Cup races at Keeneland on Oct. 30 and 31.
The public’s declining appetite for harness and thoroughbred racing has been blamed for the pending closure of Illinois’ historic Balmoral Park. Balmoral, which has hosted horse racing since 1926, will be forced to close next year.
Churchill Downs Incorporated and Saratoga Harness Racing, Inc. have completed the previously announced transaction whereby CDI has acquired a 25 percent membership interest in Saratoga Casino Holdings, LLC for approximately $24.8 million.
Break open the Champagne Las Vegas! It’s time to have a ticker-tape parade down the Strip saluting a pro championship for the city, the place where Kyle Busch was born and raised. Okay, so it’s not the World Series, Super Bowl, NBA or NHL, but for Las Vegans, it’s really all we got in the pro sports world.