TVG Network To Accept Horse Racing Bets From U.S. Beginning This Weekend
TVG network, which sends live feeds of races into 36 million North American homes, "will accept betting for weekend Sha Tin programme," according to Alan Aitken of the SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST. After years of negotiations, commingling of bets on Hong Kong racing "will start" on the TVG network in the U.S. this weekend. It will "begin to accept win, place, quinella and tierce betting" on Sunday's Sha Tin program from its U.S. customers. Jockey Club Exec Dir of Racing Bill Nader said, "Everything is in place to start on Sunday and I'm 99-point-something percent sure that it will" (SCMP, 3/31).