For Immediate Release
Saturday, September 29, 2012
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas (Friday, September 28, 2012) – Jockey Carlos Salas Castro was dislodged from his mount in the sixth race tonight at Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie.
Ss Poker Face Dream ducked out in the Dash for Cash Juvenile Stakes unseating the jockey half way down the stretch.
Castro was taken to Lone Star Parks First Aid Station where he complained of soreness in his right shoulder. He was released after being thoroughly checked out by EMTs.
Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, a Class I racetrack operated by Global Gaming Solutions LLC, offers a 26-day 2012 Fall Meeting of Champions for American Quarter Horses which opens Friday, September 14 and concludes on Saturday, November 10. Live racing will be held three days a week, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 6:35 p.m.
Lone Star Park is also home to the multi-million dollar simulcast racebook, sports bar and event venue, Bar & Book. The 36,000 square foot venue is open to the public 363 days a year. For more information on Lone Star Park visit LoneStarPark.com
Global Gaming Solutions, LLC (GGS), is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Chickasaw Nation with a primary business focus of pursuing entertainment, gaming and racing related opportunities in emerging jurisdictions in the United States and overseas as well as acquisition of regional gaming and entertainment assets. GGS LLC is the parent company of GG RP, which owns Remington Park in Oklahoma City, OK and GG LSP. Global Gaming Solutions, LLC, is the track operator who owns the license to operate Lone Star Park and leases the property from the Grand Prairie Sports Facilities Development Corporation.