Headlines for Tuesday, September 21, 2010

  • Betfair Going Public

    The world's largest online sports wagering company announced Sept. 21 its plans to be listed on the London Stock Exchange.

  • Split Verdict in Magna Simulcast Fees Case

    A federal bankruptcy judge has ruled that simulcast providers owed money from tracks operated by bankrupt Magna Entertainment are entitled to funds they paid bettors but not reimbursement for fees and commissions.

  • Officials Bullish on Future Monmouth Meets

    Despite political and financial uncertainty, New Jersey officials expect Monmouth Park to offer a similar schedule in 2011 and already are discussing ways to improve upon this year's Elite Summer Meet.

  • Trail Talk: Sept 20, 2010

    Evan Hammonds comments on the absent Kentucky Cup program, reflects on the Woodbine Turf races from the weekend and more. Presented by Taylor Made Stallions.

  • Going for Gold - By Jacqueline Duke

    The largest, deepest pool of equine talent ever assembled has arrived in Kentucky. And, no, it's not the contenders for the 2010 Breeders' Cup World Championships.

  • Caracortado in the Robert Lewis.

    Caracortado Back to Work, Aiming For Malibu

    Caracortado, the California-bred gelding who won the first five races of his career including the Robert B. Lewis Stakes (gr. II), breezed three furlongs Sept. 21 at Hollywood Park in his first work since the Preakness.

  • What's Going On Here: Fair-to-Good

    Changes to Keeneland's September yearling sale aside, it's hard to get a good angle on the yearling market as the first week of the auction went into the books. Has it been a good sale to this point, or a bad one?

  • West Coast Regional: View from the Top

    When Martin and Pam Wygod decided last June to sell their River Edge Farm near Buellton, the California breeding industry reeled. River Edge, after all, stood some of the state's leading stallions.