Breeders’ Cup CEO Craig Fravel visited Laurel Park today and pronounced himself impressed with the progress the track is making.
For the fifth straight year, Xpressbet will sponsor its $25,000 Preakness Big Bet contest allowing one winner to swing for the fences with a Preakness wager.
The Champions handicapping contest at Laurel Park will take place March 25.
Crossover star Sam Hunt will headline this year’s Preakness Infieldfest, along with local favorites Good Charlotte and others.
The decision to make Laurel Park first allowances optional claimers is good news for newly eligible claiming horses – but may post trouble for everyone else.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan acknowledged in an interview the importance of the Preakness – but he made clear that no $300 million check for Pimlico is forthcoming.
We dig into Friday’s Maryland Stadium Authority report from phase one of its study into the future of Pimlico as home of the Preakness.
For want of four pounds, trainer Robbie Bailes and Concordia’s Way will lose a $31,000 purse, the Maryland Racing Commission decided today.
Representatives of Breeders’ Cup next month will visit Laurel Park, which is angling to host the event in 2020 or 2021.
Want to experience the thrill of owning a racehorse (without the risk)? Check out Laurel Park’s Fantasy Owners’ Day March 18!
Wagering handle on Saturday’s Fritchie card at Laurel Park was over $4.9 million – nearly 70 percent above the same day last year.
The Maryland Thoroughbred Career Program encourages young people to work in the Thoroughbred industry and will launch in June.
The third annual Horse Industry Day brings industry participants together to raise awareness among state legislators of the economic and environmental impacts of Maryland’s horses.
In a statement, Baltimore mayor Catherine Pugh named keeping the Preakness in the city a top goal for the current General Assembly session.
The next installment of our popular FREE Maryland Handicapping Series contests is this coming Saturday, January 28!
The Maryland Racing Commission upheld the July disqualification of Mike Trombetta trainee Struth Tuesday, after a long hearing hinging on the absolute insurer rule.
The Leffler Agency, for almost two decades the designer of the Preakness logo, has ceased operations. Plus, a video conversation with Bob Leffler.
Handle on its live product was up nearly 20 percent in 2016, the Maryland Jockey Club announced today.
Mary Jo Pons, 87, the matriarch of Country Life Farm, passed away Sunday at age 87.
The closing day of Laurel Park’s winter meet Saturday will feature five stakes, a Pick 6 carryover of more than $12,500 — and a mandatory payout.