July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
You sweat like you’ve never sweated. If you’re sweating out a pound, well that’s a pound of sweat. A pound is a pound any way you look at it.
This article appears in the March 2011 issue of LouisvilleMagazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.As told by Jockey Mike Smith, 44 . . .
April 13, 2011 - 10:05am
Continuing to look at the great Louisville sports figures, let's take a few minutes to look at The Greatest
Perhaps there’s no greater image from the sport of boxing that Muhummad Ali standing over Sonny Liston in victory. However, the truth is that the story of Cassius Clay isn’t that simple. And, it’s the story of a legend that makes Muhammad Ali a ’Ville sports legend. The career of Muhammad Ali is...
April 12, 2011 - 10:00am
Continuing to look at the sports legends of the city, we now turn our attention to a doctor.
I believe the title of Dr. Dunkenstein is actually an honorary degree from the University of Louisville, but I could be wrong.
July 29, 2012 - 7:50pm
Baffert and Pletcher win two of Saturday's Kentucky Derby prep races with their least likely contenders.
Fifteen minutes before Todd Pletcher's Derby favorite Uncle Mo was defeated in the Wood Memorial, Pletcher was celebrating 5-1 Joe Vann's victory in the Grade 3 $300,000 Illinois Derby at Hawthorne Race Course. The 2-1 favorite, Watch Me Go, whose claim to fame was beating Brethren in the...
April 11, 2011 - 10:00am
Continuing looking at great athletes from the Derby City, I thought it pertinent to look at an athlete that we tragically lost last summer, but none the less one that's exploits are great.
The city of Louisville recently lost a great athlete and man, and as such, I saw it only fitting to highlight him as a sports legend of the Ville. The news came last summer that the former Mr. Male, Kenny Kuhn, had passed. But, rather than discuss his death, now is the time to discuss his life....