November 4, 2011 - 2:15pm
Thoughts and picks for Friday's Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf.
The Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf is a one mile turf race for two-year-old fillies. The purse is $1,000,000. This is race 6 on the program, but the second Breeders’ Cup race on Friday’s Card. Post time is 4:50 p.m.I’m really looking forward to this race. This is a...
November 7, 2011 - 3:45pm
Thoughts and picks for first of Friday's Breeders' Cup races, the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Sprint.
The Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Sprint is a six furlong race over the dirt for two-year-olds. The purse is $500,000. This is race 5 on the program, but the first Breeders’ Cup on Friday’s card. Post time is 4:10 p.m.
November 4, 2011 - 1:57pm
You may have given your child a breathing treatment before or even taken one yourself, but did you know that horses get them too?
When Louisville resident Mickey Ballew contemplated working for a New York company that developed silver products aimed at humans, he started thinking horses.“That’s when I talked about getting into the equine side since I was based here in Kentucky, so that’s when I just started...
November 7, 2011 - 3:45pm
Last year's Classic was a race for the ages, as Zenyatta-- piloted by Mike Smith-- brought her undefeated record to the Falls City, only to fall by a head to Blame and Garrett Gomez.
It's a soggy, chilly November morning under the Spires at Churchill Downs, a day before the Breeders' Cup World Championships kick off and two before acclaimed filly Havre de Grace takes on Uncle Mo and the boys in the $5 million Classic under the lights at the legendary Louisville track....
November 3, 2011 - 10:01am
'Twas the night before Breeders' Cup when all through the city...
‘Twas the night before Breeders’ CupWhen all through the city,Not a creature was stirring,Not even Plum Pretty.The Downs were drapedIn purple and gold,The twin spires illuminated,Beautiful and bold.The jockeys were nestledAll snug in their beds,While visions of victoriesDanced in their...