Maryland Jockey Club
After galloping down the stretch to victory at Churchill Downs, the winner of the Kentucky Derby is in Maryland getting ready for the Preakness.
The 137th running of the Preakness Stakes is several months away, but the infield entertainment was just announced.
The Maryland Jockey Club (MJC) and Maryland Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association (MTHA) reached an agreement in principal Saturday to apply and race 146 days at Laurel Park and Pimlico Race Course in 2012.
There will be plenty of speed on display this Saturday at Laurel Park.
The Maryland Racing Commission said this week it will create rules for how it’s going to split up money from the state’s casinos that is ticketed for Maryland’s two harness racetracks.
Penn National Gaming, Inc. has announced it will sell its interests in the Maryland Jockey Club.
Final preparations are underway for the 136th running of the Preakness Stakes.
The Maryland Jockey Club says Nancy Alberts, owner, trainer and breeder for 2002 Preakness runner-up Magic Weisner, has died.
Maryland horse racing fans can now turn to their smartphones for the latest Preakness updates and other racing news.
Penn National Gaming Inc. is considering selling its 49 percent stake in the Maryland Jockey Club, including ownership of Pimlico Race Course and Laurel Park.