Talking Horses: does horse racing really face an ‘existential threat’?

The sport is in a dangerous moment according to a former betting executive and the 2005 Gambling Act is a chief factor The internal combustion engine, powered flight, electricity, universal suffrage and two world wars are just a few of the transformative inventions, discoveries and events which have occurred since horse racing and bookmaking began their very successful association in the 1790s. So it is quite something to open this mornings Racing Post and read that Richard Flint, until very recently the chief executive of Sky Bet, feels that racing and betting Original Article : HERE ;