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Handle jumps at Delaware Park

Handle jumps at Delaware Park

Despite despite declines in turf racing and field size – both due in large part to a rainy season – Delaware Park saw wagering handle increase 17 percent in the just-completed 2018 season.

Delaware: No action against assistant starter

An assistant starter who video showed striking a fractious horse several times will receive no further discipline, the Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission stewards have ruled.

Delaware Park: Sports betting coming soon

The 2018 live racing meet at Delaware Park will be the first conducted with full sports betting legalized, the track expecting to start taking bets in June.

Delaware Park sets 2018 dates

Delaware Park will race 81 days in 2018, with the meet opening May 30 and extending to October 20.

Delaware Park shows small handle gain

Handle at Delaware Park rose nearly two percent during 2017 versus the prior year even though starters per race declined slightly.




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