September 19, 2011 - 10:00am
Churchill Downs starts back up in October and welcomes the Breeder's cup in early November. With that in mind, I'm continuing to look at the landmark sports venues in the city of Louisville.
In an earlier article I discussed the man that made Churchill Downs a reality. However, what my main question now is about the track itself, once it was built what did that mean for the city of Louisville.
September 19, 2011 - 12:01pm
Finale earns a berth in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf with a win in the Summer Stakes at Woodbine Racetrack.
Finale, the 4-5 favorite, won the Grade III $250,000 Summer Stakes Presented by TVG on Saturday at Woodbine Racetrack in Canada. The Summer Stakes was a Breeders’ Cup Win & You’re In challenge race which awarded the winner traveling expenses and entry fees for this year’s...
September 16, 2011 - 10:22am
The juvenile boys take to the Canadian turf in Saturday's Summer Stakes at Woodbine Racetrack.
The Grade III $250,000 Summer Stakes Presented by TVG offers the winner a ticket to the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Turf as part of the Breeders’ Cup Win & You’re In challenge series. The Breeders’ Cup will be run at Churchill Downs November 4 and 5, 2011.A field of eight two...
September 12, 2011 - 3:57pm
Son of two-time Breeders' Cup Classic winner Tiznow has hit his best stride
With his hoof problems behind him, Kentucky-bred Tizway has hit his best stride this summer - and just in time for a possible trip to Churchill Downs and the Breeders' Cup Classic in November.Tizway notched two straight Grade I victories with wins in the Met Mile at Belmont and the Whitney at...
November 7, 2011 - 3:45pm
The Breeders' Cup will be held this year at Churchill Downs on Friday, November 4 and Saturday, November 5. The two-day event is the climax of the racing year and will include the best horses in the U.S. and from around the world.
The Breeders' Cup World Championships will be held Friday, November 4 and Saturday, November 5 at Churchill Downs. This is the second consecutive year Churchill Downs has hosted the multi-million dollar racing extravaganza.