Woodland Hills-based. Youbet.com, Inc. has announced that its advanced deposit wagering website has gained the right to simulcast all of Magna Entertainment Corporation’s live horse racing content during the 2006 season. The broadcasts were made possible when the two companies agreed last Friday to a new one-year contract. Financial terms were not disclosed. The agreement allows Youbet to broadcast live races and provide online wagering services to its customers for every meet on the Magna schedule this year. The contract year began on Dec. 26, with the season-opening meet at Santa Anita Park in southern California. Among the events highlighting the 2006 Magna season are the 131st running of the Preakness Stakes, the second leg of racing’s Triple Crown at Pimlico Race Course in Maryland on May 20.
Youbet.com Increases Horse Racing Content