May 11, 2011 - 10:00am
Golf courses are currently in their busy season across the city and so I thought it only appropriate to discuss a true Louisville golf legend in Bobby Nichols.
As we get deeper into the golf season, sports legends of the Ville takes a look back at one of the true icons of golf and a man that was proudly a native of the river city, Bobby Nichols. A graduate of St. X high school, Nichols came to prominence in the 1960’s joining the PGA tour as, at the time...
May 10, 2011 - 10:00am
Multiple pro-bowls and superbowls, and the only Washington Redskin offensive lineman to score a touchdown ever. Louisville's Joe Jacoby is the next topic for our sports legends of the Ville.
In the past few years the Washington Redskins have shuffled around the bottom of the NFL barrel, but that wasn’t always the case and in the early 80’s the team seemed to be riding a winning streak that looked like it would never end, and football insiders all agree on one thing: games are won or...
May 9, 2011 - 11:22am
When somebody thinks about sports in the city of Louisville they immediately either go to the Derby or the Louisville Slugger, but who was the first Louisville Slugger? We look at that in our next sports legends of the 'Ville.
No name is more synonymous with the global sports legacy cultivated by Louisville athletes than that of Louis Rogers “Pete” Browning, a man often called the original Louisville slugger, Browning’s global impact on the game of baseball was far reaching in the infancy of the modern...
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Just in case you missed it, a replay of Derby 137.
In case you missed it, John Velazquez aboard Animal Kingdom won Kentucky Derby 137 today below the Twin Spires of historic Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky.
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
John Velazquez wins the Kentucky Derby on Animal Kingdom.
Before a record crowd of 164,858 in Louisville, Kentucky, John Velazquez and Animal Kingdom won the 137th running of the Grade 1 Kentucky Derby.