Racing News

Federico Tesio, Weber City Miss Draw 58 Nominations

April 21 Stakes Serve as ‘Win and You’re In’ for Preakness, Black-Eyed Susan
Total of 188 Nominees to Five Stakes Worth $550,000 in Purses
LAUREL, MD – A total of 73 horses were nominated to the $125,000 Federico Tesio for 3-year-olds and the $125,000 Weber City Miss for 3-year-old fillies, highlighting the Spring Stakes Spectacular program Saturday, April 21 at Laurel Park.

Laurel Rainbow 6 Carryover Jackpot Swells to Record $295,763

Live Racing Returns with Nine-Race Card Friday, April 13
Private Terms Winner V. I. P. Code Working This Weekend for Federico Tesio
LAUREL, MD – A Maryland state record 20-cent Rainbow 6 jackpot carryover of $295,762.95 will greet bettors when live racing returns to Laurel Park Friday, April 13 with a nine-race program.

Sunday’s $254,427 Rainbow 6 Carryover Approaches Record Number

LAUREL, MD – The 20-cent Rainbow 6 went unsolved for the 27th consecutive live program Saturday at Laurel Park, building the jackpot carryover to $254,426.59 for Sunday’s nine-race card.
According to Maryland Jockey Club officials, the record for the state’s largest carryover is $275,322, reached heading into closing day of Pimlico Race Course’s spring meet on June 6, 2015. A mandatory payout that day produced multiple returns of $12,518.28. 

Laurel’s Saturday Rainbow 6 Carryover $233,000

LAUREL, MD – There will be a 20-cent Rainbow 6 carryover of $233,622.91 when racing resumes Saturday at Laurel Park.
Saturday’s Rainbow 6 sequence spans Races 4-9. First race post is 1:10 p.m. 
Laurel will also simulcast Saturday’s major Triple Crown preps – the $1 million Santa Anita Derby, $1 million Blue Grass and $750,000 Wood Memorial.

WBAL’s Wykoff Tunes Attention to Laurel’s $233,000 Rainbow 6

LAUREL, MD – WBAL NewsRadio’s popular Scott Wykoff, who has earned four National Edward R. Murrow awards, an Eclipse Award and Old Hilltop Award, has turned his attention to Laurel Park’s 20-cent Rainbow 6 which has a carryover Saturday of $233,622.91.

Rainbow 6 Carryover Swells to $214,705 for Friday, April 6

Curlin Gelding Cordmaker Impresses In Sophomore Debut
LAUREL, MD – There will be a jackpot carryover of $214,705.26 in the 20-cent Rainbow 6 when live racing returns to Laurel Park with a nine-race program Friday, April 6.

Rainbow 6 Jackpot Grows to $181,212 for Special April 2 Program

No Live Racing Easter Sunday, LARC Simulcasting Available
LAUREL, MD – There will be a 20-cent jackpot carryover of $181,211.96 for a special live racing program Monday, April 2 after the popular multi-race wager went unsolved Saturday for the 24th consecutive racing day at Laurel Park.
A total of $46,814 was bet into the Rainbow 6 Saturday, adding to a carryover of $166,235.72 from Friday’s card. Multiple tickets with all six winners were each worth $1,321.42.

Jockey Tais Lyapustina Earns First Professional Win

Super Hi-5, Late Pick 5 Wagers Also Offer Carryovers
Grasshoppin Rallies Up the Rail to Take Allowance Feature
LAUREL, MD – Jose Corrales-owned and trained long shot Esken Lady took the lead after a slow quarter-mile and dismissed a stretch bid from even-money favorite Boosting to upset Friday’s third race and give apprentice jockey Tais Lyapustina her first professional victory.

Tough Friday Allowance Attracts Multiple G3 Winner El Areeb

Live Racing Returns March 30 with $154,233 Rainbow 6 Carryover
No Racing Easter Sunday, Special Live Program Monday, April 2
LAUREL, MD – MMG Stables’ multiple Grade 3 winner El Areeb, one of the leading Triple Crown contenders last winter before being sidelined with a knee injury, seeks his first win in more than a year in the featured ninth race Friday at Laurel Park.

Live Racing Returns Friday, March 30 with $154,232 Rainbow 6 Carryover

Multiple G3 Winner El Areeb Draws Outside Post 9 in Allowance Feature
LAUREL, MD – The 20-cent Rainbow 6 went unsolved for the 22nd consecutive racing day Sunday, creating a jackpot carryover of $154,232.62 when live racing returns to Laurel Park with a nine-race program Friday, March 30.
First race post time is 1:10 p.m.