Month: May 2019

Horse Racing May be Ending at Wyoming Events Center – K2 Radio

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo. (AP) — Horse races may be ending at an events center in southwest Wyoming. Employees at the Sweetwater Events Complex in Rock Springs say they will recommend discontinuing horse racing. They say interest is down and others want to be able to rent the facility at the same time. The Rock Springs…

Profiling the Belmont Stakes Winner in Non-Triple Crown Year

As racing fans know all too well, the Belmont Stakes is a vastly different animal in a Triple Crown year compared with a non-Triple Crown year. Any Belmont Stakes with a Triple Crown hopeful generates significantly more buzz than years when there is no chance for a sweep, but what does it mean for the…

Horse Racing Nation lists early 2019 Belmont Stakes odds – Horse Racing Nation

Photo: Eclipse Sportswire Tacitus, fourth across the wire in the Kentucky Derby before promoted to third with Maximum Security’s disqualification, projects as the morning line favorite for the final leg of the Triple Crown series, the June 8 Belmont Stakes.That’s according to Horse Racing Nation co-founder Mark Midland, who on Wednesday listed early Belmont odds…

Seattle Slew: Deal of a Lifetime

“You don’t go out and buy a horse like that. You don’t go out and breed it. You just look up and there he is.” That is how eloquently trainer Billy Turner spoke when he described Seattle Slew during a 2013 interview. Even in allowing the imagination to run wild, it would be hard to…