Articles posted July 10, 2008

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Tote Company Settles Quick Pick Fiasco

Tote company Scientific Games has agreed to make a voluntary payment of $150,000 to charities benefiting horseracing causes and pay the costs of a California Horse Racing Board investigation into the quick pick wagering fiasco uncovered following this year's Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum Brands (gr. I).

Judge Denies Motion to Sell Curlin

Judge Denies Motion to Sell Curlin

A Kentucky judge denied a motion July 10 requesting a forced sale of 2007 Horse of the Year Curlin, a decision that was applauded by majority owner Stonestreet Stables, which clearly stated it has no desire to sell its part of the champion horse.

O'Neil Hired as TrueNicks Sales Manager

Blood-Horse Publications has hired pedigree analyst Matt O'Neil as the new national sales manager for TrueNicks, a Thoroughbred pedigree statistics and research firm.

NTRA to Host Marketing Summit

The National Thoroughbred Racing Association announced July 10 it will host a Marketing Summit from Sept. 21-23 at Red Rock Casino, Resort and Spa in Las Vegas.

That Handicapping Show: July 10 Episode

That Handicapping Show: July 10 Episode

Jason Shandler and Tom LaMarra handicap the Delaware Oaks.Plus selections from Cary Fotias of Equiform.Download your FREE Equiform Race of the Week report!

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