Horse Trainer Navarro Pleads Guilty To Doping Scheme

Jorge Navarro pleaded guilty to involvement in a systematic horse doping scheme. Navarro will pay $25.9 million and could serve up to five years in prison. His biggest winner, X Y Jet, was regularly drugged and died of a heart attack. NEW YORK – Jorge Navarro, a famous horse trainer, pleaded guilty to involvement in … Read more

New Jersey Now Allows Fixed Odds Horse Race Betting

Meadowlands Harness Racing

New Jersey has regulated fixed-odds horse racing betting despite normally being done via parimutuel pools. TRENTON, N.J. – New Jersey has become the first state to regulate fixed-odds horse racing within its borders. Gov. Phil Murphy signed the Fixed Odds Wagering Act into law on Thursday after it was approved by the Senate and Assembly more … Read more

BetMGM Announces Partnership With NYRA Bets

Nyra Bets

BetMGM has partnered with NYRA Bets to offer horse race wagering. NYRA Bets is the official betting app of the New York Racing Association. The NYRA runs the Belmont Stakes, which kicks off on Saturday. LAS VEGAS – BetMGM has partnered with NYRA Bets to offer horse race wagering, marking a new development in their … Read more

Essential Quality Tops Odds Board For Belmont Stakes

Belmont Stakes

Bob Baffert’s horses will not be participating in the Belmont Stakes. Essential Quality leads the field with +225 odds. Preakness Stakes winner Rombauer will have a different jockey for the Belmont. LAS VEGAS – Bob Baffert’s horses will be out of the picture at the Belmont Stakes pending an investigation into Medina Spirit’s positive drug … Read more

Medina Spirit Will Run In Preakness Stakes, Tops Odds Boards

Preakness Stakes

Medina Spirit is a +185 favorite to win the Preakness Stakes. The horse was allowed to run in the Stakes after a deal was reached with trainer Bob Baffert. The deal subjects Medina Spirit and Concert Tour to extra testing before the race. LAS VEGAS – The odds for the Preakness Stakes are out, following … Read more

Baffert Coughs Up The Truth, Denies Culpability

Bob Baffert

Medina Spirit won the Kentucky Derby, but then tested positive for betamethasone. Trainer Bob Baffert originally denied giving the horse the drug. Baffert put the blame on a trainer’s urine before putting the blame on a prescription medication. LAS VEGAS – Famed horse trainer Bob Baffert is embroiled in scandal after his horse, Kentucky Derby … Read more

Tiz The Law Still Favored Despite Getting The Cursed Gate 17

Tiz The Law

Sports bettors are taking action on Tiz The Law to win the Kentucky Derby despite pulling Gate 17. No horse has ever won starting in Gate 17 in the history of the Kentucky Derby. Tiz The Law won the Belmont Stakes running from an unfavorable starting gate. LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Horse race bettors are still … Read more

Horse Betting Odds At Meadowlands Come Back With Return Of Races

Meadowlands Harness Racing

New Jersey has become the latest state to allow for horse racing to return to action. The Meadowlands harness racing will be the first horse race in the state as it is set to return on Friday, June 5. EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.—Horse racing in New Jersey is officially back and will return to action as … Read more

Nadal Out Due To Injury, Charlatan Gaining Favor In Triple Crown Odds

Nadal Out Due To Injury

Undefeated favorite Nadal has been forced to retire due to a career-ending injury, opening the Kentucky Derby odds for other horses. Charlatan now has the second shortest odds at +500 to win the race. Sports bettors also taking action on Tiz The Law and Maxfield. LOUISVILLE, Ky.- The Triple Crown running has gotten a bit … Read more