This is remarkable: The third increase in purses this year for Oaklawn Park. This in a year that sees thoroughbred racing struggle with lowered handle. They’ve had double digit increases in handle this meet as well. Remarkable.
Oaklawn Announces Third Purse Hike of Meet
Oaklawn Park announced it is raising purses for the third time during the current meet thanks to double digit increases in wagering and Instant Racing revenue during the month of February.
The latest increase goes into effect with the nine-race card March 9.