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Hollywood Park to close

Updated: May 10, 2013, 1:07 AM ET
By Tom LaMarra | Bloodhorse

Betfair Hollywood Park, in a May 9 letter, said it told the California Horse Racing Board it won't seek 2014 racing dates and will close at the end of its fall meet Dec. 22.

The letter informing the industry of the coming closure was written and sent by Hollywood Park president Jack Liebau, who said the CHRB was informed a day earlier. The closure was first discussed on HRTV early in the afternoon of May 9.

Hollywood's announcement comes two weeks before the CHRB is to begin consideration ...

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