September 27, 2012 - 7:56am
Stars from the barns of Bill Mott and Bob Baffert headline races on both coasts
Will it be a tale of two top trainers on a weekend with Breeders’ Cup buzz from coast to coast?Key “Win and You’re In” races at Belmont and Santa Anita will help define the lineup for this year’s World Championships. Winners of the graded stakes punch their ticket to...
November 7, 2011 - 2:45pm
Local news for Nov. 4, 2011
"About 20 protesters camped out in Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell’s office today in an attempt to pressure the Kentucky Republican to support the Senate Democrats’ infrastructure jobs bill." [Roll Call]
February 28, 2011 - 10:00am
Soldat's impressive wire-to-wire win in the Fasig-Tipton Fountain of Youth Stakes moves him up the list of top Derby contenders as the prep season heats up.
Soldat's performance in the $400,000 Grade 2 Fasig-Tipton Fountain of Youth Stakes turned naysayers into believers when the post-time favorite took the lead at the start and never looked back. With his two previous wins coming over a sloppy dirt track and the turf, people were wondering how well...
November 6, 2010 - 1:39pm
Bill Mott-trained Unrivaled Belle took the $2 milllion Breeders' Cup
Ladies Classic (GI) over favored Blind Luck under the lights at
Bill Mott-trained Unrivaled Belle took the $2 milllion Breeders' Cup Ladies Classic (GI) over favored Blind Luck under the lights at Churchill Downs.
Mott credits jockey Kent Desormeaux's ride for the victory.
"I just have to give Kent the credit," Mott said. "He pulled the...