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EquiLottery To Offer Content From Penn National Gaming Tracks For Kentucky Pilot Program

EquiLottery and Penn National Gaming Inc. have reached an agreement to offer Penn National racetrack content for EquiLottery’s “Win Place Show” pilot program through the Kentucky Lottery, a lottery game based on the results of live horse racing. The pilot begins March 24, 2019 and will span 90 days. This program will be offered through […]

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Alleged ‘Gratuity’ To Racing Official Leads Penn National To Ban Vazquez…Again

Trainer Juan C. Vazquez received a second notice of ejection in as many months from officials of Penn National race course in Pennsylvania, this time for allegedly offering a “gratuity” to a racing official. Chris McErlean, vice president-racing for Penn National Gaming Inc. (PNGI), which owns the Grantville, Pa., track, said Vazquez was issued the […]

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Near Disaster at Penn National Gaming’s Charles Town Races

“We’re lucky someone didn’t get killed.” That’s what Jockeys’ Guild national manager Terry Meyocks said about the jockeys involved in an incident in Saturday’s fourth race at West Virginia’s Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races when a loose horse, going the wrong way up the stretch, ran into an oncoming horse in a contest that […]

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Leparoux, Maker Top Standings After First Penn Gaming Racing Challenge Event

Julien Leparoux and Mike Maker, who teamed up to win the John B. Connally Turf Cup (G3) on Saturday, sit atop the standings in the jockey and trainer categories for the Penn Gaming Racing Challenge following the completion of the series’ first event – the Houston Ladies Classic card run this past weekend at Sam […]

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Penn National Gaming Reports Losses for Second Quarter

Penn National Gaming, Inc. (PNGI), reported a loss of $12.2 million for its second quarter that ended June 30, as the company dealt with several factor, including losing a casino license in Iowa and bad weather throughout the Midwest. The $12.2 million loss was in sharp contrast to the same period in 2012, when PNGI […]

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Ohio: Commission Grills PNGI Over New Racino Plans

The Ohio State Racing Commission expressed concern over seating arrangements and stabling space at Penn National Gaming Inc.’s proposed new racino in Youngstown at a meeting held March 12. Members of the racing commission told representatives from PNGI that neither area would be large enough to accommodate spectators or horses according to a report in […]

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Davis, Shanyfelt get the boot at Charles Town

His six-month suspension for multiple clenbuterol violations is coming to an end this week, but Scooter Davis no longer is welcome to train or race horses at Hollywood Casino at Charles Town races in West Virginia. Neither is Douglas Shanyfelt, who took over the training of some of the horses that were in Davis’ stable […]

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Waldrop: Penn National incident ‘unacceptable’

In the wake of an incident involving a horse that was mortally injured and lay in distress on the Penn National racing surface for an hour or more last Sunday before a veterinarian arrived, Alex Waldrop, president and CEO of the National Thoroughbred Racing Association, has thrown down the gauntlet and challenged the Grantville, Pa., […]

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TVG’s ‘Tuesday Nights Under the Lights’ to showcase Penn National, Charles Town

Racing network TVG and Penn National Gaming Inc. (PNGI) formed a new strategic marketing alliance and launched a new program March 1, “Tuesday Nights Under the Lights,” that will promote night racing at two of PNGI’s racetracks, Hollywood Casino at Penn National in Pennsylvania and Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races in West Virginia. The […]

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Penn National completes acquisition of Maryland harness track

Penn National Gaming Inc. has completed its $11 million acquisition of Rosecroft Raceway, a harness track in Fort Washington, Md., located just south of Washington, D.C., and east of Alexandria, Va. The deal allows the track to get out of Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The track had been owned by Cloverleaf Enterprises, Inc. A bankruptcy judge […]

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