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Breeders' Cup

Record Handle for Breeders' Cup Future Stars Friday

POSTED: November 4, 2022

LEXINGTON, Ky (Nov. 4, 2022) – All-sources handle for the 10-race program of the first day of the 39th Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Keeneland...

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Belmont Stakes Day generates more than $98 million in all-sources handle

POSTED: June 12, 2022

ELMONT, N.Y. – Saturday's blockbuster Belmont Stakes Day card, highlighted by Mo Donegal’s thrilling victory in the 154th running of the Grade 1, $1.5 million...

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Summer meet eclipses $800 million in all-sources handle to set new wagering record at Saratoga Race Course

POSTED: September 7, 2021

40-day summer meet sees paid attendance of more than 1 million for sixth consecutive season and average daily attendance of more than 26,000 SARATOGA SPRINGS,...

International Horse Racing News

Woodbine back on track with record opening day

POSTED: June 13, 2021

TORONTO, June 13, 2021 – The 2021 Woodbine Thoroughbred meet kicked off on Saturday afternoon with an opening day record handle of $6.9 million.  With...

Past The Wire

Horseracing's true lifeline

POSTED: April 22, 2021

Past the Wire offers the first on the record conversation with a CAW player Separate the facts from the fiction about CAW players and high...

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Aqueduct spring meet generates all-sources handle of $85,419,050

POSTED: April 20, 2021

OZONE PARK, N.Y. – The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) today announced the boutique 11-day Aqueduct spring meet generated all-sources handle of $85,419,050, a 2.2 percent...


The Business Of Racing: What Sports Betting Means for New York Racing

POSTED: January 20, 2021

By Steve Zorn Sports betting, once limited to casinos in Nevada and Atlantic City, is expanding throughout the US. Eighteen states plus the District of...


Final Handle Numbers for 2020 –What Does It All Mean?

POSTED: January 7, 2021

By Steve Zorn Handle, purse and related numbers for 2020 are now available. Depending on your perspective, the results either provoke a sigh of relief...

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NYRA registers all-sources handle of more than $1.8 billion for 2020

POSTED: January 3, 2021

by Pat McKenna The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) today announced that its 2020 race meets conducted at Aqueduct Racetrack, Belmont Park and Saratoga...



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