#US RACING: California Racing Board approves whip restrictions

The California Horse Racing Board approved what was described by its chairman, Gregory Ferraro, as “the most restrictive whip rule in North America and maybe the world” during its Thursday meeting at Los Alamitos. Under the approved rule, which will undergo a 45-day review period before possible adoption, a riding crop cannot be used more […]

More Friday, Sunday race days in 2020 as Wednesdays take a back seat

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Based on the 2020 calendar of race days proposed by the promoting company of racing, Supreme Ventures Racing and Entertainment Limited, there are only two Wednesday cards planned in the year. This signifies a major break from the norm of promoting race days on Wednesdays and Saturdays. While Saturdays remain the race […]