#UK RACING: Horse with odds of 300-1 makes history with win in Ireland

DUBLIN (AP) — A horse running at odds of 300-1 became the longest-priced winner in the history of racing in Britain and Ireland on Thursday. He Knows No Fear won the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Maiden at Leopardstown, prompting bookmakers to express their astonishment that many people tipped the three-year-old horse for victory. The longest-priced […]

#US RACING: Turf Paradise cancels horse racing schedule due to COVID-19

PHOENIX (AP) — Turf Paradise has cancelled its 2020-21 horse racing schedule due to the coronavirus. Track officials said the restrictions on large crowds combined with the economic uncertainties associated with periodic closures and necessary social distance requirements make it impossible to conduct a financially practical race meet for both the track and the horsemen […]

#US RACING: Stronarch Group solves their issues

The Stronach Group is pleased to announce that all of the litigation between Frank and Elfriede Stronach and Belinda Stronach, Frank Walker and Nicole Walker, Alon Ossip and Stronach Consulting Corp. has been dismissed by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice as a result of a settlement agreed to by the parties. Belinda Stronach will […]

#US RACING: Aggrieved bettor gets US$20,000 in unique horse-doping lawsuit

NEW YORK (AP) — An aggrieved harness-racing bettor received US$20,000 in the settlement of a first-of-its-kind lawsuit in which he claimed he was cheated out of his winnings when a doped horse won a race in New Jersey in 2016. After the lawsuit was filed in March 2018, leading figures in harness racing said they […]