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Texas Race Tracks Under Threat

TRC MEETING SET FOR TUESDAY, AUGUST 25 The Texas Racing Commission will meet at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, August 25 in the John H. Reagan Building located at 105 W. 15th Street in Austin. On the Agenda is consideration of…

CARTELS FORTUNE KEEPS HER WIN STREAK INTACT IN THE $28,080 MERIAL TEXAS DISTAFF CHALLENGE AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK

        Check The Charge Speeds to Victory in the $15,000 Texas Twister HOUSTON, (SHRP) – Sam Houston Race Park welcomed an enthusiastic crowd for the simulcast of the 141st Running of the Kentucky Derby and 12 live Quarter Horse races.…

Texas Tracks Ready for Racing’s Big Weekend

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KENTUCKY DERBY WEEKEND AT LONE STAR PARK – WHAT A GREAT PLACE TO BE    GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Wednesday, April 29, 2015) – Don’t miss the greatest two minutes in sports – the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby on…

Houston Track Set for Championship Race Saturday Unider the Lights

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HOUSTON, (SHRP) – Live Quarter Horse racing is set for Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening at Sam Houston Race Park.  Gates open at 5:30 with the popular 50 cent Beer Friday from 6-9 pm. On Saturday, April 18, live racing…

FASTEST QUALIFIER EL CHINITO BOY VICTORIOUS IN THE $101,800 SAM HOUSTON MAIDEN CLASSIC AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK

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Dashers Midnight Defends His Title in the $25,380 Zoetis Texas Challenge Championship Houston-Twelve trials were run on Friday, March 27 for the $101,800 Sam Houston Maiden Classic. The fastest qualifier was El Chinito Boy and he returned in sharp form…

Quarter Horse Racing Begins at Houston Track

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BROOKSTONE GREY WINS THE HARRIS COUNTY STAKES ON OPENING WEEKEND OF THE 2015 AMERICAN QUARTER HORSE MEET AT SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK Jessies First Down Fastest Qualifier in Trials for the $100,000 Bank of America Texas Challenge Championship HOUSTON, (SHRP)…

Houston Track Will Wrap its Thoroughbred Meet This weekend

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HOUSTON, (SHRP) – Competitive battles are taking place for the leading jockey, trainer and owner honors at Sam Houston Race Park with just four days remaining in the 2015 Thoroughbred racing season. Veteran jockey Deshawn Parker is on top with 49…

ALBANO LEADS THE FIELD IN THE $100,000 MAXXAM GOLD CUP AT

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$50,000 Jersey Lilly and $50,000 Texas Heritage Stakes to be Contested in the Maxxam Gold Cup Racing Festival  The Maxxam Gold Racing Festival is set for Saturday night at Sam Houston Race Park and will feature three stakes. Nationally prominent…