Posts Tagged Thoroughbred racing

Shared Belief rallies to win Awesome Again

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Shared Belief was all over the track, leaving Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith ticked off by the tactics of his fellow riders.

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Tonalist wins Belmont’s Jockey Club Gold Cup

NEW YORK (AP) — Tonalist won the $1 million Jockey Club Gold Cup on Saturday at Belmont Park.

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End of line for thoroughbred racing in New England

Gate crew members watch the start of a race at Suffolk Downs in Boston, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014. The last thoroughbred horse racing track in New England is closing this year, as the once grand Suffolk Downs yields to growing competition from casinos, lotteries and other forms of gambling. Experts say the local breeding industry could all but vanish. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts gambling regulators say they’ll entertain proposals from anyone interested in keeping the thoroughbred racing industry alive at Suffolks Downs after New England’s last remaining track closes.

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Meadowlands racing card rained out

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Rain has forced the Meadowlands Racetrack to cancel its six-race thoroughbred card Thursday night.

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