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Free Though Breaks All-Time Consecutive Wins Record

Free Though Breaks All-Time Consecutive Wins Record

It's hard enough for a horse to win just one race and many end their career as maidens. It's even more difficult for maiden winners to return in their next race to win again at a higher level. Read More
Indiana Grand Announces June 15 Reopening Date

Indiana Grand Announces June 15 Reopening Date

Harrah’s Hoosier Park Racing & Casino and Indiana Grand Racing & Casino will officially resume casino gaming operations at 6:00 a.m. on Monday, June 15 in accordance with directives from the Indiana Gaming Commission and the Indiana State Department of Health. Read More
Victor Olivo Returns at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino

Victor Olivo Returns at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino

Victor Olivo, who retired from race riding following the 2015 Quarter Horse meet at Indiana Grand, is returning to the saddle. Read More
Ruidoso Downs Race Track Set to Reopen Turf Club & Jockey Club

Ruidoso Downs Race Track Set to Reopen Turf Club & Jockey Club

Ruidoso Downs Race Track will open the Turf Club and Jockey Club to horse owners, members, and season ticket holders at 50% occupancy beginning on Friday, June 19th. Read More
Lone Star Park Opens For Spectators Sunday

Lone Star Park Opens For Spectators Sunday

This Sunday Lone Star Park hosts Texas Champions Day featuring seven stakes races celebrating Texas-bred horses, and beginning this Sunday (June 14) the Grandstand will be open for spectators and for wagering on every live racing day throughout the remainder of the 2020 Thoroughbred Racing Season. Read More
World Champion Jockey James Flores Out With Hairline Fracture

World Champion Jockey James Flores Out With Hairline Fracture

2019 AQHA Racing Champion jockey James Flores was involved in a training accident at Delta Downs this morning that has resulted in a hairline fracture of his fibula. Read More
Trainer Janell Sanderson Banned From Ruidoso Downs

Trainer Janell Sanderson Banned From Ruidoso Downs

According to an article published on the Daily Racing Form website New Mexico trainer Janell Sanderson has been banned from starting horses at Ruidoso Downs. Read More
Dexxter Voted Remington Park's Horse of the Meet

Dexxter Voted Remington Park's Horse of the Meet

Back-to-back victories in Grade 1 events have secured the Horse of the Meeting title for Dexxter this spring at Remington Park. Read More
Co-Breeder of Kiss My Hocks, John Mayers, Passes Away

Co-Breeder of Kiss My Hocks, John Mayers, Passes Away

John Mayers, affectionately known as “Johnny”, passed away surrounded by his family on Wednesday, May 27th at the age of 82. Read More
Delta Downs Set to Start June 10

Delta Downs Set to Start June 10

Delta Downs Racetrack Casino & Hotel will begin its 2020 American Quarter Horse season Wednesday night, June 10. Read More
Hall of Fame trainer Bill Leach Passes Away

Hall of Fame trainer Bill Leach Passes Away

JUNE 6, 2020—Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. (CDT), Sunday (June 7) at Rest Haven Cemetery in Brady, Texas for William F. Leach, 88, of Brady. Joe Johnson will officiate. Read More
R.D. Hubbard Complete Dispersal Set

R.D. Hubbard Complete Dispersal Set

A two-phase complete dispersal of all horses owned by the late R.D. Hubbard has been scheduled for this summer at Ruidoso Downs. Read More
Flores & Willis Repeat ads Remington Park Seasonal Champions

Flores & Willis Repeat ads Remington Park Seasonal Champions

The 2020 Remington Park American Quarter Horse, Paint and Appaloosa Season closed on May 30. The 50-date season concluded with repeat leaders in two of the three horsemen’s standings. Read More
Purse Scale Improved For Upcoming Fair Meadows Meet

Purse Scale Improved For Upcoming Fair Meadows Meet

Quarter Horse purses for the upcoming Fair Meadows meet in Tulsa, Oklahoma have been improved for 2020. Read More
New Mexico Horse Racing Commission Approves Redistribution of Purse Taxes

New Mexico Horse Racing Commission Approves Redistribution of Purse Taxes

The New Mexico Horse Racing commission on Thursday approved an agreement between the state’s five tracks. Read More
Retama Park Nears Deal For Quarter Horse Meet

Retama Park Nears Deal For Quarter Horse Meet

According to an article by Mary Rampellini, published this week on the DailyRacingForm.com, Reama Park officials told the Texas Racing Commission Thursday the facility is working toward opening a meet for Quarter Horses. Read More
Ruidoso Futurity and Derby Qualifiers

Ruidoso Futurity and Derby Qualifiers

Qualifiers to the Ruidoso Futurity and Derby at Ruidoso Downs on May 22-24, 2020. Read More
Pocatello Downs Revised Race Dates

Pocatello Downs Revised Race Dates

Pocatello Downs has been approved for "Live Horse Racing" to begin June 3rd Initially races will be conducted spectator-free with licensed essential personnel only. Read More
Champion Trump My Record Out of Heritage Place Derby

Champion Trump My Record Out of Heritage Place Derby

Oklahoma District Court Judge Natalie Mai denied a “Petition for Temporary Restraining Order, Temporary Injunction and Permanent Injunction” on Tuesday that would have allowed AQHA Racing's 2019 Champion 2-Year-Old Gelding Trump My Record to compete in Saturday's Grade 2 $248,000 Heritage Place Derby at Remington Park. Read More
Indiana Grand Formally Granted 94-Day Meet

Indiana Grand Formally Granted 94-Day Meet

The Indiana Horse Racing Commission unanimously approved Indiana Grand’s modified request for race dates in 2020. The 94-day season will begin on Monday, June 15th and finish on Wednesday, November 18th on a Monday through Thursday basis with four select Saturdays of Quarter Horse-only racing over the span of the meet. Read More

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