Chinese Mainland Able to Bet (sort of) on Horse Racing for First Time Since 1949

According to an article on www.chinaview.cn, today (Nov. 29) was the first time since 1949 that people on mainland China were allowed to bet on horse raaces ... sort of.

A "testing event" with four races was run at Auhan, capital of the central Hubei Province in China. Spectators were allowed to place two free bets. If someone

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