November 2016

2017 KDFW Classic empire

Classic Empire Leads 2017 KDFW

The first pool of the Kentucky Derby Futures Wager closed over the weekend, with Classic Empire leading the charge as the prohibitive 6/1 favorite. Coming off a win at the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile has certainly kept…




FHBPA Awards Dinner Set for December

This year’s annual nomination meeting/Awards Dinner of the Florida Horsemen’s Benevolent & Protective Association will take place on December 8th and will be held at Gulfstream Park’s Sport of Kings Theater. It is scheduled to…


2016 Clark Handicap results

Gun Runner Caps Clark Handicap

Gun Runner ended what’s been a marvelous campaign on a high note by winning the 2016 Clark Handicap. The three-year old earned his first grade-I stakes victory at Churchill Downs just weeks after finishing as the…





Maryland Racing Handles on the Rise

The “Fall Festival of Racing” card that was held at Laurel Park on November 19 saw a handle increase of 19.6 percent when compared to last year’s card. The 11-race program was highlighted by the…