If proponents are ever successful in passing federal legislation to turn drug testing in American thoroughbred racing over to an offshoot of the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency, 433 more words
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LOS ANGELES (AP) –– Trainer Doug O’Neill, who guided I’ll Have Another to victories in the 2012 Kentucky Derby and Preakness, has been suspended for 135 days and placed on 18 months of probation by the California Horse Racing Board for violating a 2012 decision by the board. 336 more words
Los Alamitos Race Course owner Ed Allred said in an email Tuesday afternoon that Hollywood Park isn’t involved in any way, shape or form with the Orange County track and its agreement to take over thoroughbred racing dates from Fairplex Park in Pomona. 223 more words
Don’t plan on watching the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club’s races on HRTV beginning with next Wednesday’s opener.
The current television swap between TVG and HRTV for Santa Anita and Hollywood Park ends on Sunday with Hollywood’s last race, said Josh Rubinstein, Del Mar’s chief operating officer, in an email. 199 more words
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Betfair Hollywood Park will close by year’s end and the 75-year-old racetrack property in Inglewood that hosted Seabiscuit and the first Breeders’ Cup in 1984 will be developed with new housing and retail by its owner. 711 more words
Even though experts say that drugging racehorses is killing horse racing (along with hundreds of horses), the industry continues to pander to the criminal element among its “celebrated” trainers. 278 more words