July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Field of 13 to take on the Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn Park on Saturday.
A field of 13 is set to compete in the Grade 2 $500,000 Rebel Stakes which will run Saturday at Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Headlining the field is Bob Baffert’s Secret Circle, who won the second division of the Grade 3 Southwest Stakes February 20 over the Oaklawn dirt. In that...
January 13, 2012 - 10:58am
Jennie Rees, turf writer for the "Courier-Journal," will take home her third Eclipse Award for writing when the awards are handed out January 16.
The Eclipse Awards are considered the Academy Awards of the horse racing industry. The annual Eclipse Awards, presented by the National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), the Daily Racing Form, and the National Turf Writers And Broadcasters, recognize excellence in the thoroughbred...
October 25, 2011 - 9:46pm
Get ready for the Breeders' Cup with an all-new app for your iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad.
We’re just over a month away from the Breeders’ Cup which will be held for the second consecutive year at Churchill Downs.  Nothing can get you more excited about the event than watching replays of past races. What about last year’s stunning Breeders’ Cup Classic as the...
September 23, 2011 - 9:58am
Turfway Park in Florence, Kentucky will host a fabulous day of stakes races on Saturday, culminating in the WinStar Kentucky Cup.
Turfway Park in Florence, Kentucky, 10 miles south of Cincinnati, will host the WinStar Kentucky Cup Day of Champions on Saturday. The day will include five WinStar Kentucky Cup races, scheduled as races six through ten. The races, all named after WinStar stallions, include the Tiznow Kentucky Cup...
August 22, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for Aug. 22, 2011
"Three-time Kentucky Derby-winning jockey Calvin Borel was arrested and jailed Saturday night in Evansville, Ind., on a drunken driving charge. Borel, 44, took off his Sunday mounts at Ellis Park in nearby Henderson, Ky., where he has been riding this summer. The 44-year-old Louisville, Ky.,...