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2017-06-09

It will be a busy weekend for Hambletonian-eligible horses, with a total of 31 in action at three different North American racetracks. The $1 million Hambletonian Stakes, for 3-year-old trotters, is Aug. 5 at the Meadowlands Racetrack in New Jersey. Ten horses in Friday’s Goodtimes Stakes eliminations at Mohawk Racetrack are eligible to Hambletonian. The Hambletonian hopefuls in the first el... Full Story

2016-10-04

  The Meadowlands Racetrack, longest-running host track of the classic Hambletonian race for 3-year-old trotters, has set a date of Saturday afternoon August 5, 2017 for the 92nd edition of the classic event.   The Hambletonian Society, which owns the race, and Jeff Gural, chairman of the New Meadowlands Racetrack LLC, have an existing contract to host the Hambletonian through 2021.    The $... Full Story

2016-08-30

  The 2016 Hambletonian broadcast which featured the U.S. Pacing Championship, Hambletonian Oaks and Hambletonian Final from the Meadowlands on Saturday, Aug. 6, projected an estimated 100,000 viewers combined for two airings.   The 90-minute broadcast aired live on CBS Sports Network from 4:00-5:30 p.m. on Hambletonian Day, Aug. 6, and was re-aired on Sunday, Aug. 14 at 3:00 p.m.  CBS Sport... Full Story