The issue of whether legalized gambling should be expanded beyond Atlantic City is now front and center due to a proposal for a casino at the Meadowlands Racetrack, and Gov. The proposal from Hard Rock and the Meadowlands comes as Atlantic City lost four of its 12 casinos last year. Speaking Thursday at the East Coast Gaming Congress, track owner Jeff Gural said...» Read More
When American Pharoah crossed the finish line his owners, the Zayats, had a lot to celebrate.
CNBC's Robert Frank takes a look at the second leg of the Triple Crown and what a win would mean for the Kentucky Derby winner.
Chris Morris, Brown-Forman's master distiller, walks CNBC's Dom Chu through the process of making a $2,500 mint julep.
Kentucky Derby goers will pay from $10 to $2,500 for one of the 250,000-plus glasses of the sugary concoction that will be served this weekend.
You can now bet on the Derby through an iPhone app, after Apple changed its policy. Derby Games is one of those choices.
One location at Churchill Downs is reserved only for the most elite: The Mansion. A seat here costs you $13,000 per person.
If you're betting on the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs Racetrack, you better know what you're doing. Here are a few tips.
CNBC's Dominic Chu takes a look at the big business of bourbon at Saturday's Kentucky Derby.
Sharing the spotlight with other marquee sorting events, including boxing's biggest fight in years, have not hurt Kentucky Derby ticket prices.
Ahead of the Grand National this weekend, CNBC talks to Adrian McGlynn, company secretary at Weatherbys Bank, talks about how his banking business is involved in the sport.
CNBC's Dominic Chu breaks out CNBC's sports playbook for 2015 and makes three bold predictions for the coming year.
Pre-race favorite Admire Rakti collapsed and died after finishing last in the Melbourne Cup at Flemington Racecourse on Tuesday.
Yearlings are one-year-old horses bred from champions but not yet trained, and they are sold at Fasig-Tipton's Saratoga Sale. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports owners say the key to investing in thoroughbreds is scale.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the big business of thoroughbred breeding from the Saratoga horse auction in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.
With only one in five horse going on to win races, horses are a risky investment, said James Ramsden, co-founder of Chelsea Thoroughbreds.
Three brothers used an Oklahoma horse farm as a front for their notorious Los Zetas drug cartel. Here's how investigators unraveled the years-long crime.
CNBC's Andrea Day looks into the FBI's investigation of the Los Zetas drug cartel, which used horse racing to launder money.
Rick Horrow, Horrow Sports Ventures, provides insight to how much money will be bet at the Triple Crown race Saturday, and California Chrome's worth.
CNBC's Robert Frank provides a preview of the season premiere episode of "Secret Lives of the Super Rich," which features a $25 million mansion in Florida just for horses.
CNBC's Robert Frank says horse California Chrome was bred for $10,000, but what matters more for the value of horses is its blood line, and his isn't great.