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February 04, 2010
MEDIA ADVISORY


THOROUGHBRED RACING ECONOMIC INDICATORS
For January 2010


January 2010 vs. January 2009
Indicator January 2010 January 2009 % Change
Wagering on U.S. Races* $917,083,595 $1,042,532,063 -12.03%
U.S. Purses $63,574,094 $70,667,466 -10.04%
U.S. Race Days 346 376 7.98%


* Includes worldwide commingled wagering on U.S. races and separate pool wagering in Canada on U.S. races.

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