January 22, 2013 - 10:30am
D. Wayne Lukas
Veteran trainer's promising colts win key Derby point standings races
The path to the Kentucky Derby is in its early stages, but one trainer is already making quite a statement.D. Wayne Lukas swept the three-day weekend’s two major stakes races included in the new Road to the Kentucky Derby point standings. Oxbow, a son of Awesome Again, dominated Saturday...
January 21, 2013 - 11:00am
Area horse racing connections won big at Saturday’s Eclipse Awards.
Kentucky-based connections took home the top prize when horse racing’s Eclipse Awards were handed out Saturday night. The Eclipse Awards honor the horses and individuals in the horse industry that, through their achievements throughout the year, have earned the title of Champion in their...
January 16, 2013 - 10:36am
Fans can watch and wager on simulcast tracks in Churchill Downs' new Parlay.
Churchill Downs will open a new on-track simulcast area on Wednesday, Jan. 16 with a special ribbon-cutting ceremony scheduled for 11 a.m. The Parlay, named after the gambling term to use winnings from one wager to make on another wager, is housed on the first floor in what used to be the Churchill...
January 14, 2013 - 10:50pm
On April 21st a biochemical leak is going to force Louisville into a apocalyptic zombie outbreak. At the starting line, you'll come across a flipped tanker, the source of the toxic compound. After the first kilometer, you'll enter into a military-controlled apocalypse zone. Beware, this...
January 14, 2013 - 12:45pm
Derby Festival Classic Basketball tickets now on sale
The basketball stars of tomorrow play in Louisville every year. Here's your chance to look into the future.
Tickets are now on sale for the 40th annual Derby Festival Basketball Classic presented by Papa John’s and PNC Bank. The game will be at Freedom Hall on Friday, April 19th. Tickets are $16 and $11.Kentucky Derby Festival President and CEO Mike Berry calls the game the “oldest and best-...