Businessman announces plan for new Pennsylvania casino

In Pennsylvania, a local businessman has reportedly announced that he intends to apply for the state’s last remaining harness racing license and open a track near the...

Melbourne Cup organizers tread carefully in China after Crown crisis

Organizers of the Melbourne Cup, the Victoria Racing Club, are treading lightly as they prepare the first big marketing push into China on the heels of the...

Motives of Hialeah’s new horsemen’s group questioned

The recognition of a new horseman’s group at Hialeah Park by the Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering is being challenged and a trial is set to begin today...

OLG to award lucrative Toronto gaming market to 1 of 3 final contenders

After surviving an elimination round that saw at least three other highly qualified contenders pack up and leave the fight, it appears as if Malaysia’s Genting Group,...

Mile High Racing & Entertainment to offer state regulated Fantasy Sports in Colorado

December 5, 2016 –Aurora, Colorado Mile High Racing & Entertainment (MHRE) announced today that the Colorado Racing Commission has approved the activity allowing MHRE to offer fantasy sports...

Florida racetrack agrees 2017 purse contract

The Florida Horsemen’s Benevolent And Protective Association has reportedly signed a deal with horseracing track operator Stronach Group regarding next year’s purse contract at Gulfstream Park Racing...

U.K. man wins after accidentally betting 10x’s his intended wager on Grand National

One lucky man is £2,000 richer after accidently wagering £200 ($248USD) instead of £20 ($25USD) on the 170th Randox Health Grand National at Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool,...

Genting funded campaign promises to continue its efforts to stop expanded gaming in New...

New Jersey legislators wanted to pass a referendum in November that would break Atlantic City’s monopoly on the gambling industry and allow two new casinos to be...

West Virginia greyhound industry demise under debate

As a long continuing trend across the country and throughout the world plays out, West Virginia could be the next U.S. state to end greyhound racing without...

Proponents of casino gaming and pari-mutuel wagering in Georgia join forces

2017 may be the year that the state of Georgia finally legalizes casino gaming and pari-mutuel racing. Proponents of both activities are now working together in the...