Collmus to replace Durkin as NYRA track announcer

Updated: 08/12/2014 7:58 PM
Created: 08/12/2014 7:00 PM WNYT.com
By: WNYT Staff

NewsChannel 13 has learned who will replace Tom Durkin as the voice of NYRA.  A source at the track tells NewsChannel 13’s Rodger Wyland that Larry Collmus will take over for Durkin.

The announcement will be made official at a press conference Wednesday morning at 10:30.Collmus currently calls the Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup races for NBC.

Durkin is retiring at the end of the Saratoga meet after 43 years in the business.


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