Caesars is buying casino and horse racing company Centaur for $1.7 billion

Caesars is buying casino and horse racing company Centaur for $1.7 billion Business Insider Caesars nearing purchase of Indiana Grand, Hoosier Park Horse Racing Nation Full coverage

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2017 Belmont Park Fall Meet – All Sources Handle Rises Significantly

Press Release Average daily handle up 12.5 percent Average field size up 7.5 percent Despite racing three fewer days compared with 2016, and the full cancellation of the closing day card due to severe weather, the Belmont Park fall meet … [Continue reading]

How Thoroughbred Horse Racing Bets on Science, and Wins

There's no test to show a one-eyed horse named Patch could make it to this year's Kentucky Derby . There's no test for coming up from behind and winning the whole thing, So It Is-style. This story appears in the fall 2017 edition of CNET … [Continue reading]

Century Casinos Announces Date of Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.,  /PRNewswire/ -- Alberta's Century Casinos, Inc. (NASDAQ Capital Market®: CNTY) announced that the company will release its earnings for the third quarter of 2017 on Monday, November 6, 2017. On Monday, November 6, 2017, … [Continue reading]

2017-18 Fair Grounds Meet is Loaded with 57 Stakes

Press Release Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots has announced a comprehensive stakes schedule with 57 stakes worth more than $6.69 million for the 146th Thoroughbred racing season at the New Orleans oval. Opening Day is slated for Saturday, … [Continue reading]

Breeders’ Cup Winners Profiles – Day Two, Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017

by Craig Spencer I have gone back and looked at the winner of each Breeders’ Cup race since 1999.  I will look at each of the races and discuss historically successful prep races and other interesting things to keep in mind as you begin to look at … [Continue reading]

2017 Breeders’ Cup Analysis, Spot Plays & Wagers

13x NHC Qualifier Offers up Pace Scenarios, Spot Plays w/ Wagers, Top Selections and Analysis Rich Nilsen, who has absolutely been on fire with his major race selection sheets, is back for both days of this year's Breeders' Cup at Del Mar.   … [Continue reading]

Breeders’ Cup Winners Profiles – Day One, Friday, Nov. 3, 2017

Juvenile Fillies Turf

 By Craig Spencer I have gone back and looked at the winner of each Breeders’ Cup race since 1999.  I will look at each of the races and discuss historically successful prep races and other interesting things to keep in mind as you begin to look … [Continue reading]

Breeders’ Cup Classic Defending Champ Arrogate Draws One Post

Arrogate will break from the rail in a bid for a second straight Breeders' Cup Classic victory on Saturday at Del Mar, where the draws for the flat racing extravaganza were made on Monday. Trainer Bob Baffert admitted the number one slot wouldn't … [Continue reading]

Tampa Bay Downs to Offer Most Lucrative Stakes Program in Their History

Press Release Tampa Bay Downs will conduct the most lucrative stakes program in its 92-year history during the 2017-2018 Thoroughbred racing season, offering a record 28 stakes races worth a combined $3.65-million. Additional purse and bonus … [Continue reading]