Churchill Downs closes deal to buy Kentucky track

//Churchill Downs closes deal to buy Kentucky track

Churchill Downs closes deal to buy Kentucky track

Louisville-based Churchill Downs Inc. has completed its acquisition of Turfway Park in Florence, Ky. — just a day after the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission approved the deal. The commission voted unanimously Tuesday to approve the sale of the historic track by Jack Entertainment for $46 million. Churchill Downs plans to knock down the Turfway Park structure after the 2019-20 racing season and rebuild it. It plans to invest up to $150 million, including the purchase price, to reopen it as Turfway…

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By | 2019-10-09T14:53:23+00:00 October 9th, 2019|Sports|

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