Racing Roundup: Kelly Moore notches SLM win at Oxford

Racing Roundup: Kelly Moore notches SLM win at Oxford

OXFORD — Maine short track legend Kelly Moore returned to his winning ways over the weekend, wheeling his R.C. Moore Transportation Toyota to victory in the Applebee’s Super Late Model feature on Saturday at Oxford Plains Speedway.  Moore, of Scarborough, earned his first trip to victory lane at Oxford since a NASCAR Busch North Series triumph in 1991. […]

Man left broken, racing bike stolen in south Columbus robbery

Man left broken, racing bike stolen in south Columbus robbery

Columbus police say this black Cervelo bicycle was stolen during an assault in south Columbus on June 21, 2018. Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Columbus police say this black Cervelo bicycle was stolen during an assault in south Columbus on June 21, 2018. COLUMBUS […]

Auto racing notebook: Elliott heads to Chicago seeking first Cup win

Auto racing notebook: Elliott heads to Chicago seeking first Cup win

JOILET, Ill. — Chase Elliott arrived at Chicagoland Speedway with a blister on his hand and a certain level of satisfaction. The blister was the product of shifting with his right hand while driving with his left on a hot, sweaty weekend at Sonoma. The positive feeling stemmed from a gratifying fourth-place finish on a […]

Illinois board advances historical horse racing proposal

Illinois board advances historical horse racing proposal

Horse racing action, hooves, legs and grass Horse racing action, hooves, legs and grass CHICAGO – The Illinois Racing Board has advanced a proposal to allow video gambling on past horse races despite the board’s attorney warning that the move would be illegal. The Chicago Tribune reports that the board unanimously voted Tuesday to form […]

Horse Racing PED Bill Considered As Vehicle For Internet Poker Legislation

Horse Racing PED Bill Considered As Vehicle For Internet Poker Legislation

A longtime online poker advocate on Capitol Hill apparently has new enthusiasm for legislation thanks not only to the Supreme Court’s sports betting ruling in mid-May, but also due to a separate piece of legislation designed to establish greater oversight on the horse racing industry. Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX), who last pushed an online poker […]

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