Arlington International Racecourse America’s Most Beautiful Horse Racing Track

Arlington International Racecourse America's Most Beautiful Horse Racing Track Chicago Daily Herald Full coverage: Arlington International Racecourse America's Most Beautiful Horse Racing Track … [Continue reading]

What is a Horse Racing Steward?

What is a horseracing steward?

Horse race stewards have important ties to Louisville, which is a world destination for those willing to take their place in the hot seat. "People don't know them, because if nothing ever goes wrong you don't even know they exist…which is how it … [Continue reading]

Controversial 2019 KY Derby – Head On View

This is the official head-on view of the 145th Kentucky Derby won by Maximum Security ... and Country House.  Maximum Security was disqualified and place out of the money for interference on the turn for home. https://youtu.be/pPjYOiN_QSQ … [Continue reading]

Horse Racing Meet starts May 13 at Presque Isle Downs & Casino

Horse racing season starts May 13 at Presque Isle Downs

Monday-Thursday racing opens 100-date season; Sundays added July 7-Aug. 25 Presque Isle Downs & Casino has again adjusted its schedule for the 12th full season of thoroughbred racing, which opens on Monday, May 13. Eight-race programs will … [Continue reading]

Maximum Security owner will appeal Kentucky Derby disqualification

Maximum Security owner will appeal Kentucky Derby disqualification

Longtime Owner Gary West Devastated In an interview on NBC’s “Today” show, West, speaking well before daybreak from his Rancho Santa Fe home, took strong issue with the decision and the race track. “It was literally like the old TV show [‘Wide … [Continue reading]

Kentucky Horse Tracks Paid For Their Own Video Gambling Regulations

Kentucky Horse Tracks Paid For Their Own Video Gambling Regulations

When gamblers bet at the chirping, neon-glowing machines that stretch across Kentucky’s gambling parlors, they depend on a state commission to ensure they’re winning — or losing — fair and square. The commission that oversees gambling depends on a … [Continue reading]

Longtime Tournament Vet Rick Broth Wins 2019 KDBC

Man wins $147,000 thanks to Kentucky Derby controversy

Broth Scores $147k Win with DQ Frustrated after he didn’t win a single one of his Kentucky Derby bets, Rick Broth left Churchill Downs in a hurry on Saturday evening. The construction sales manager had just pulled onto I-65 South when a friend … [Continue reading]

Industry Profile: Professional gambler Mike Maloney

How professional gambler Mike Maloney keeps beating the odds in horse racing

A Richmond native who lives in Lexington, the 63-year-old Maloney has been studying horse racing since age 15. But he turned pro, so to speak, about 20 years ago, becoming a full-time horseplayer and leaving his business as a wholesale antiques … [Continue reading]

Coles, Kinchen will be Guests on NBC Sports Bet Today

LEXINGTON, Ky. (May, 2019) – Scott Coles, winner of the 2019 National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) and Jonathon Kinchen, winner of the 2015 NHC Tour, will be special guests on NBC Sports Bet: Derby Special – this Saturday, May 4 live at 5 p.m. ET … [Continue reading]

Nilsen’s Full-card KY Derby Analysis with wagers

15x NHC Qualifier & AGOS founder Rich Nilsen has his KY Derby Analysis with top picks, spot plays & wagering strategies now available Spot Plays w/wagers Full card selections Pace Analysis for every race Expert Commentary on all … [Continue reading]