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Keeneland Cancels Simulcast Wagering, Friday Handicapping Contest Due to Record Cold

LEXINGTON, KY (Feb. 18, 2015) – A forecast of record-breaking cold temperatures has forced Keeneland officials to cancel simulcast and Drive-thru wagering on Thursday and Friday, Feb. 19-20. Also cancelled is the Friday Handicapping Contest that was set to begin at 6 p.m. Friday evening.  

Simulcast wagering, including Drive-thru, at Keeneland is scheduled to resume Saturday, Feb. 21.

Lexington's Bob Leggett wins the $1,000 Super Bowl Turf and Tackle Contest

LEXINGTON, KY (Feb. 2, 2015) -- Bob Leggett of Lexington won $1,000 in Sunday’s Super Bowl Turf and Tackle Contest at Keeneland. He was the only one of 138 contestants to correctly pick the winners of three races and the Super Bowl.

Keeneland's Friday Night Handicapping Tournament Continues Through Turfway Cancellation

LEXINGTON, KY (Jan. 9, 2015) -- We just received notification of Turfway Park canceling racing tonight and we wanted you to know that at this time we do plan to hold our Friday Handicapping Contest, with races from Santa Anita, Golden Gate, Penn National and Delta Downs. This may be a great chance for you to qualify for the Tournament of Champions!

We have a great menu tonight and hope to have a good crowd.

Brats and Brew used for Simulcasting on Saturday and Sunday

Please Excuse Our Progress!

Due to the TV installation on our main floors, we are opening Brats and Brew on the 1st floor for Simulcasting; this area will be open on Saturday and Sunday until the main areas reopen. There will be no food service and patrons can access restrooms via the escalator

Please contact Jim Goodman ( if you have any questions.

Thank you for your patience!

Breeders' Cup Announces Details of Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge

Horse Racing’s Largest Live Money Event Returns Oct. 31- Nov. 1 at Santa Anita Park

Keeneland and Aqueduct to be first Satellite Tournament Venues 

Top 15 finishers Gain Automatic Entry into 2015 DRF/NTRA NHC in Las Vegas

Notice to our simulcast patrons

Due to a tote malfunction on Wednesday, September 11, some wagering pools were not transmitted to their respective hosts. As a result, all wagers made on Wednesday involving the following races will be refunded:

Races bet at Keeneland simulcasting: Belmont (race 9), Delaware Park (race 9), Indiana Downs (race 8 & 9), and Presque Isle (races 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5)

Refund on Hawthorne's 9th Race

Due to a tote communication failure, Keeneland was unable to process bets for the 9th race at Hawthorne on Wednesday, Oct. 17. We will refund all wagers in this race. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Keeneland Announces Entries Being Accepted for December 1 DRF/NTRA Handicapping Challenge

Keeneland is now accepting entries for the December 1, 2012 Daily Racing Form/NTRA Handicapping Challenge, with three qualifying spots available for the DRF/NTRA National Handicapping Championship to be held in Las Vegas, NV in January 2013.

Please click here for complete rules and a printable entry form; please get your entry and your payment in early to insure a spot in the contest.



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