Churchill Downs News
Ohio racino to open next week 6 Dec 2013
Miami Valley, a new Ohio racino, to open next week with 1600 VLTs.
Top-10 lessons from the Preakness 28 May 2013
There are many lessons to be learned from the Preakness as you look forward to the Belmont. The tricky thing about horse racing is you don't want to be racing the last race. But you do want to learn the appropriate lessons and apply them to the next one.
Oxford Casino sale depends on Churchill Downs licence approval 22 May 2013
Churchill Downs need to obtain license approval from Gambling Control Board for Oxford Casino sale to conclude.
Top-10 brick-and-mortar and online gambling partnerships to watch in the U.S. 22 Apr 2013
As more states consider joining Delaware, Nevada and New Jersey in regulating online gambling, solid partnerships between brick-and-mortar and online gambling companies will become essential to success in the gaming industry.
Churchill Downs Incorporated to acquire Oxford Casino in Oxford, Maine 29 Mar 2013
The transaction, which is dependent on the Company securing a gaming license, is anticipated to close in the fourth-quarter of 2013.
Top-10 New Year's gambling resolutions for 2013 31 Dec 2012
The New Year is a great time to start fresh, and Aaron Todd has 10 gambling resolutions he hopes to keep this year.
Perspectives Weekly: Full Tilt affiliates get the shaft edition 24 Oct 2012
J Todd discusses Full Tilt Poker's decision not to pay former affiliates and recaps big online gaming news from William Hill and Churchill Downs.
Casino City Gang: Running the numbers edition 18 Oct 2012
Casino City's Vin Narayanan and Aaron Todd discuss New Jersey's continued push for sports betting in New Jersey, the relaunch of Full Tilt Poker and the debut of Luckity, an online gambling site operated by Churchill Downs. They also pick every game on this weekend's NFL schedule.
Churchill Downs launches new online betting site 17 Oct 2012
Churchill Downs launches Luckity.com, which allows those with only a casual interest in horse racing to bet in online games.
Churchill Downs Incorporated names James E. "Ted" Gay President of Churchill Downs Interactive 15 Oct 2012
Churchill Downs names James E. "Ted" Gay President of Churchill Downs Interactive, including TwinSpires.com, Luckity.com and Bluff Media.
Churchill Downs appoints new board member 1 Oct 2012
Ulysses Lee "Junior" Bridgeman, Founder and President of Bridgeman Foods LLC, appointed as a Class II director to the Company's board of directors.
Churchill Downs Incorporated Joint Venture removes closing condition in purchase agreement for Lebanon Raceway 19 Sep 2012
Sale still contingent upon the approval of the venture's applications to the Ohio Lottery Commission and the Ohio State Racing Commission
Churchill Downs buying harness track with view to adding slots 10 Aug 2012
Churchill Downs, in partnership with Delaware North Cos. Gaming and Entertainment, is purchasing an Ohio harness track
Churchill Downs files for interactive Nevada gaming license 18 Jul 2012
Churchill Downs Inc. filed the paperwork recently with the Nevada Gaming Control Board, joining nearly three-dozen casino operators and gaming equipment providers in seeking approval for interactive gaming within the state.
TwinSpires readies for Kentucky Derby competition 19 Apr 2012
With the world-famous Run for the Roses set to occur on Saturday May 5, 2012, affiliates can sign up to the affiliate program now and earn a chance to win tickets to the 2013 Kentucky Derby.
Top-10 gambling fantasies 2 Apr 2012
There are plenty of things we gamblers dream about, even though we know that the vast majority of us will never pull them off.
Churchill Downs acquires Bluff Media 13 Feb 2012
Racetrack operator Churchill Downs has announced the acquisition of Bluff Media, the Atlanta-based multimedia poker content, brand and publishing company.
Iowa racetack to launch online wagering plaform 29 Nov 2011
Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino has selected Paladin Capital Partners to help develop a platform for legal online wagering.
Churchill urges customers to lobby over slots 10 Jun 2011
Churchill Downs are encouraging their customers to lobby Gov. Pat Quinn to support a bill for slot machines.
Churchill Downs completes deal for Harlow Casino Resort 17 Dec 2010
Churchill Downs announces completion of Harlow's Casino Resort and Hotel acquisition.
Churchill Downs CEO questions Chicago track's future 18 Jun 2010
Churchill Downs to review all of its tracks in view of economic challenges.
TwinSpires.com signs with Income Access 22 Apr 2010
Income Access will provide TwinSpires with software to track and monitor the performance of their affiliate program.
YouBet.com hails Frank's legislation 6 May 2009
The head of the largest legal online gambling Web site in the U.S. has praised Barney Frank's online gambling legislation.
Harrah's supporting online gambling legislation 6 May 2009
News brief: Harrah's Entertainment and Youbet.com are both supporting legislation that would legalize online gambling in the U.S.
TrackNet poised to cut off Nevada 7 Jan 2009
News brief: TrackNet Media Group is poised to cut off its signals to more than 80 Nevada casinos Jan. 7 unless a new agreement on fees is met.