Horse Racing

  • Zayat: American Pharoah's future to be announced soon

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Decision day may be at hand for Triple Crown winner American Pharoah.

    The Associated Press
  • Churchill Downs upgrading premium clubhouse seating

    Churchill Downs is nearing the starting gate for another construction project that will upgrade its clubhouse to maximize revenue from the Kentucky Derby, continuing a nearly $200 million renovation phase since 2001 that has given the historic track a facelift. The $18 million project starting in…

    The Associated Press
  • Jockey appeals fine for wearing company logo at Travers Stakes

    American Pharoah jockey Victor Espinoza appealed on Wednesday his $15,000 fine for donning a company's logo on his boots during last Saturday's Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course, his attorney said. The New York State Gaming Commission on Monday handed down the fine to the 43-year-old Triple…

    Reuters
  • Temporary deal reached to allow horse racing in Texas

    Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie will be taking bets on horse races again after state lawmakers agreed to extend funding to the Texas Racing Commission. People who showed up to the Grand Prairie facility Tuesday were allowed in to the Bar & Book venue to watch racing from other tracks, but were not…

    KDFW
  • Retama Park: Racing operations closed until further notice

    Retama Park Race Track announced Tuesday via its Facebook page that is is suspending all racing and simulcast operations until further notice.

    KSAT San Antonio