Churchill Downs

Leading gaming operator DraftKings and Churchill Downs Inc. have struck a multiyear partnership to create the new horse racing-focused sports betting vertical, DK Horse

Bullish results follow historic long-shot race victory by Rich Strike

Triple Crown horse race aligns with luxury automaker

In this week’s episode, podcast co-hosts Eric Fisher and Chris Russo interview Jessica Berman, National Lacrosse League interim commissioner. Fisher and Russo also discuss ongoing labor negotiations with the MLB Players Association, heightened turbulence in the United States sports betting market impacting entities such as DraftKings and Churchill Downs Inc.’s TwinSpires, a new funding round for digital sports media company Wave Sports + Entertainment, the sports industry’s response to the Russian military invasion of Ukraine, and the state of spring leagues for American football.

Move marks one of the first major casualties in US online sports betting market

Churchill Downs is reportedly exploring a sale of its sports betting arm TwinSpires Racing in a deal which could fetch $1.5bn (€1.3bn).

Churchill Downs has unveiled plans for an extensive $200m (€168.3

The 2021 Kentucky Derby attracted an attendance of 51,838 fans on May 1, representing the largest crowd at a sporting event in the United States since the Covid-19 pandemic began

Sports data and content company aligns with newly rebranded sportsbook

Despite a nearly 50 per cent viewership drop, event posts an industry high

Move is abrupt reversal from prior plans to allow 23,000 fans to attend

Churchill Downs Racetrack has announced it will allow up to 23,000 fans to attend the Kentucky Derby, which was postponed from May 2 until September 5 due to the Covid-19 outbreak.

Churchill Downs officials do not detail planned attendance restrictions

Churchill Downs, the organizers of the Kentucky Derby, has announced it will conduct a virtual running of the iconic horse racing event on May 2

Churchill Downs race track has announced it is rescheduling the Kentucky Derby from May 2 until September 5 due to the Covid-19 outbreak

US automotive manufacturer Ford has signed a five-year sponsorship deal with the Churchill Downs racetrack

Churchill Downs Racetrack, the home of the Kentucky Derby, has announced plans to invest $300m (€269m) upgrading its facilities.