Meeting On The Future Of Pimlico Race Course Draws Large Crowd
When about 150 people showed up at a standing-room-only meeting regarding the future of Pimlico Race Course April 10, they heard some words of optimism that the aging home of the Preakness might be replaced by a 21st century facility in the coming years, but few specifics.
Laurel Rainbow 6 Jackpot Carryover Swells To State Record $295,762
When racing resumes at Laurel Park April 13, the Rainbow 6 carryover jackpot will be $295,762.95, a new state record.
Rainbow 6 Carryover Swells To $214,705 For April 6 At Laurel Park
The Rainbow 6 carryover jackpot at Laurel Park keeps building. The potential prize has reached $214,705.26 going into the nine-race program April 6.
Rainbow 6 Carryover Swells To $154,232 For March 30 At Laurel Park
Laurel Park's 20-cent Rainbow 6 keeps growing and the carryover jackpot heading into Friday's card March 30 is $154,232.62.
Rainbow 6 Carryover Swells To $109,253 For March 23 At Laurel Park
The 20-cent Rainbow 6 will have a jackpot carryover of $109,253 when live racing returns at Laurel with a nine-race program March 23. First race post time is 1:10 p.m.
Horse Racing Enthusiasts Should Pay Attention To 'The Road To The Kentucky Derby'
For the last several years, a point system has been central to determining which horses end up in the 20 starting gates at Churchill Downs. Unfortunately, there just hasn't been enough attention paid to that storyline.
Maryland-Bred John Jones Looks To Continue Momentum At Laurel Park
John Jones, an offspring of Smarty Jones, is running in one of four $100,000 races at Laurel Park Jan. 27.
Favorite Tale, Awesome Banner Headline Fire Plug At Laurel Park
The 22nd running of the $100,000 Fire Plug, for 4-year-olds and up, and the 32nd running of $100,000 What a Summer, for fillies and mares 4-and-older, will take place at Laurel Park Jan. 20.
Maryland Horse Trainer Eddie Gaudet Dies At 87
Prominent Maryland horse trainer Eddie Gaudet, 87, died Jan. 4 peacefully at home in the Upper Marlboro section in Prince George's County.
Steve Hamilton, Wes Hamilton Sharing Jockeys' Room at Laurel Park
Steve Hamilton and Wes Hamilton are scheduled to ride in the same race Dec. 15 at Laurel Park, when they both have anticipated mounts in the third race.
Juveniles Return To Spotlight At Laurel Park Dec. 9
This weekend at Laurel Park, four stakes races will be featured on the Saturday, Dec. 9 race card, including two for juveniles that will offer purses of $100,000 each.
Multiple Carryovers For Return Of Live Racing At Laurel Park Dec. 1
When live racing resumes at Laurel Park Dec. 1, there will be carryovers in two jackpot plays, the 20-cent Rainbow 6 and the $1 Super Hi-5 wagers. The Dec. 1 card will feature nine races.
Bourbon, Beer And Music Added To Day Of Racing At Laurel Park In November
As a special added attraction to the regular race card Nov. 18, Maryland's Laurel Park will host the 6th Annual Brew and Bourbon Classic.
El Areeb To Race At Laurel Park On Ben's Cat Tribute Day
On Nov. 11, Laurel Park will host a day of tribute to fan-favorite thoroughbred Ben's Cat, with six stakes races worth $575,000 in purses on an 11-race program.