New York City OTB Signs Deal With Del Mar

New York City Off-Track Betting Corp. will begin taking wagers on races from Del Mar in California Aug. 7 as part of a new three-year agreement. It marks the first time in two years NYCOTB is importing races from Del Mar.

"New York racing fans have told us they would like to wager on Del Mar, which along with Saratoga, offers the premier summertime racing in the country," NYCOTB president Raymond Casey said.

The Del Mar meet began July 24. It concludes Sept. 11.

NYCOTB operates 68 wagering facilities in New York City.