November 4, 2011 - 10:20am
Equine artist and Louisvillian Jaime Corum captures the legendary Zenyatta with paint strokes.
There are several names that, when spoken in Louisville, will garner attention. Muhammad Ali, Colonel Sanders, and any winning horses’ name will get people talking. One of the horses being talked about over the Breeder’s Cup weekend is Zenyatta. The Gallery at The Brown Hotel, located...
November 3, 2011 - 11:50am
Daughter of Medaglia d'Oro developed a fever Thursday morning.
Conditioner Ben Cecil scratched Medaglia d'Amour from Friday evening's $2 million Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic at Churchill Downs. The 5-year-old daughter of Medaglia d'Oro, owned by Kristina Cecil and Zillah Reddam, developed a fever."We scratched her this morning,...
November 7, 2011 - 2:45pm
ESPN calls it The Richest Event in all of Sport, and that money includes not only the $25.5-million up for grabs to the connections of winning horses but also the more than $150-million that will be wagered on 15 World Championships races November 4-5 at Churchill Downs.
Kentucky is well known for events rich in prestige and tradition: University of Kentucky basketball at Rupp Arena, the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands, and the Sweet Sixteen Tournament all make Kentucky a wonderful place to be a sports fan.
November 7, 2011 - 2:45pm
Horse racing resumes in Sunday at Churchill Downs, along with it some notable events.
Sunday marks the return of racing at Churchill Downs as the track itself prepares for the Breeders' Cup; one of the most prestigious equine events of the year the cup will last two days from November fourth through the fifth and in that time fifteen races will span that features the strongest...
November 7, 2011 - 2:45pm
Two Breeders' Cup prep races and two very different outcomes.
Early Saturday, the top two females currently in horse racing both had plans to race in the Breeders' Cup when it is held at Churchill Downs November 4 and 5. By Saturday evening, one of those females had changed her plans.Blind Luck staying homeBlind Luck, trained by Jerry Hollendorfer, went...