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LONE STAR PARK CONCLUDES 2013 FALL MEETING OF CHAMPIONS WITH POSITIVE GAINS ACROSS THE BOARD GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Lone Star Park) – Buoyed by a renovated dirt surface, a new concert series and a record-setting simulcast Breeders’ Cup weekend, Lone…

Texas Thoroughbred News

A TRAINER, A JOCKEY AND TWO NEW TRACK RECORDS Saturday, January 26 was a great evening for Sam Houston Race Park, with exciting finishes in each of the four stakes races, impressive handle numbers and an opportunity to support a…

PAYNTER RECOVERY VOTED 2012 NTRA MOMENT OF THE YEAR

Hallandale Beach, Fla, (NTRA) – The recovery of Paynter from deadly battles with laminitis and colitis following his victory in the 2012 Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park has been voted by fans the 2012 National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) Moment…

Horse Gamblers Will Still Be Able to Deduct Losses in Cliff Deal

Horseplayers will still be able to fully deduct losses against winnings WASHINGTON, (NTRA) – Following targeted lobbying from the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), “Fiscal Cliff” legislation passed yesterday by both the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives contained…

NTRA to Televise Eclipse Awards

ECLIPSE AWARDS TO BE TELEVISED LIVE ON HRTV Jeannine Edwards to Again Host; Finalists to be Announced On-Air this Saturday NEW YORK, (NTRA) – The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), Daily Racing Form and the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters…

Houston Track Readies for Biggest Race Ever

MY MISS AURELIA LEADS LIST OF TALENTED NOMINATIONS FOR THE $400,000 HOUSTON LADIES CLASSIC AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK Nationally Prominent Fillies, Mares and Trainers Target Inaugural Stakes on January 26, 2013 HOUSTON, (SHRP) – Sam Houston Race Park has…

FANS AGAIN VOTING ON RACING’S “MOMENT OF THE YEAR”

LEXINGTON, (NTRA) – Voting is under way at the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) Web site, www.ntra.com, for the 14th annual “NTRA Moment of the Year.” Voters can choose from among 12 Moments, drawn from the year’s events. The winning…