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December 04, 2011
MEDIA ADVISORY

THOROUGHBRED RACING ECONOMIC INDICATORS
For November 2011

November 2011 vs. November 2010
Indicator November 2011 November 2010 % Change
Wagering on U.S. Races* $874,386,107 $905,848,904 -3.47%
U.S. Purses $101,876,670 $95,522,074 +6.65%
U.S. Race Days 392 375 +4.53%

YTD 2011 vs. YTD 2010
Indicator YTD 2011 YTD 2010 % Change
Wagering on U.S. Races* $9,970,704,337 $10,736,200,808 -7.13%
U.S. Purses $987,513,084 $971,187,788 +1.68%
U.S. Race Days 4,953 5,159 -3.99%

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

Contact: Rhonda Norby, Marketing and Communications Manager, (859) 224-2856; rnorby@equibase.com