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harness racing:

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trials of speed involving two or more horses. It includes races among harnessed horses with one of two particular gaits, among saddled Thoroughbreds (or, less frequently, quarterhorses) on a flat track, or among saddled horses over a turf course with obstacles to
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Last night's harness race wasn't offered in play, so that comparison is even more favourable.
The license represents the final regulatory approval necessary for Penn National to proceed with its $15 million pari-mutuel development project which will include a harness race track and off-track wagering (OTW) facility in Memphis, Tenn.
Finally, during the third quarter, we submitted an application to the Tennessee State Racing Commission for the proposed development of a harness race track and off-track wagering facility.
The Company is preparing an application to the Tennessee State Racing Commission for the proposed development of a harness race track and off-track wagering facility at the site.
In the same year, the Welsh Classic race began, and it is now one of Britain's greatest harness races, with horses and drivers from Ireland, Scotland, northern England and Wales coming to Ceredigion to try and win the trophy.
The 106 pacers and trotters racing in the 27th edition of the Crown will compete for more than $6 million in purses - the most ever awarded at the harness races in a single day.
In addition to live races, Running Aces offers simulcast wagering on harness races from other tracks and a full service restaurant and bar open from 11 a.
Everything comes together at the harness races -- it's big-city races meets rural venue.
Ladbroke Racing announced today an agreement that will take The Meadows live harness races into five Atlantic City casinos effective this weekend with two more casinos scheduled to come on line in the near future.
com's website members can watch and, in most states, wager on thoroughbred, quarter horse and harness races staged at more than 150 tracks.