Churchill Downs Incorporated

24th February 2022

Churchill Downs returns to profit as revenue grows 51.1% in 2021

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) reported net revenue of $1.59bn (£1.19bn/€1.43bn) for its 2021 financial year ended 31 December, helped by consistent year-on-year increases in every…

17th February 2022

CDI names Simon as new technology chief

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has announced the appointment of Nate Simon as its new senior vice president and chief technology officer. Replacing Ben Murr, who…

17th January 2022

CDI appoints Murr to lead sports betting and igaming

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has promoted Ben Murr to president of online gaming and its TwinSpires sports betting brand. In his new role, Murr will…

6th December 2021

CDI launches TwinSpires sportsbook and igaming product in New Jersey

Churchill Downs Incorporated has announced the launch of its TwinSpires online sportsbook and casino product in the state of New Jersey. The launch marks the…

19th November 2021

Churchill Downs wins tender for Indiana casino development

Churchill Downs Incorporated’s (CDI) proposal to develop and operate a new land-based casino in the state has been selected in a tender process by the…

28th October 2021

Gaming growth drives CDI to record revenue and net profit for third quarter

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) saw revenue and net profit reach record levels in the third quarter of its 2021 financial year, primarily due to growth…

1st October 2021

Churchill Downs announces new HRM hall in Downtown Louisville

Churchill Downs has announced plans to open a new historical racing machine (HRM) entertainment venue in downtown Louisville, Kentucky. Named Derby City Gaming Downtown, the…

29th September 2021

Churchill Downs sells Arlington Racecourse site to Chicago Bears for $200m

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has signed a purchase and sale agreement with NFL side Chicago Bears, which will see the latter obtain property in Arlington…

23rd September 2021

Indiana Gaming Commission receives four bids for Vigo County resort

The Indiana Gaming Commission has received proposals over the development of a casino resort in Vigo County from Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI), Full House Resorts,…

29th July 2021

Churchill Downs sees profit reach $144.4m in H1 as revenue rockets 91.6%

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) returned to profit in the first half of its financial year as revenue almost doubled year-on-year following the easing of novel…

23rd June 2021

Sauer to steer Churchill Downs’ corporate development and acquisitions

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has promoted Jason Sauer to the role of senior vice-president of corporate development, with the operator suggesting Sauer’s experience in mergers…

27th April 2021

Churchill Downs launches igaming in Pennsylvania, online betting in three states

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has announced the debut of its Twinspires Sports app in the states of Indiana and Colorado, and the launch of the…

22nd April 2021

Churchill Downs Incorporated returns to profit in Q1

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) returned to profit in Q1 of 2021 as revenue grew 28.2% year-on-year to $324.3m, thanks to the acquisition of new race…

24th March 2021

CDI to introduce Konami historical racing machines to Kentucky venues

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has reached an agreement with casino supplier Konami Gaming, to purchase a range of historical racing machines (HRMs) for installation in…