November 7, 2011 - 5:06pm
Grey Goose Zenyatta
Breeders' Cup is this Friday and Saturday. And, as with Derby, along with the big races comes big fun.
Breeders' Cup is this Friday and Saturday. And, as with Derby, along with the big races comes big fun.(For info on the races, check out "Breeders' Cup coverage live from Churchill Downs: The horses and races.")
November 4, 2011 - 4:02pm
WinStar Farms-owned Drosselmeyer seeks second victory of 2011.
Chestnut colt; age 4Sire:  Distorted HumorDam:  Golden Ballet (by Moscow Ballet)Trainer: William MottOwner:  WinStar FarmsJockey:  Mike SmithColor of Silks:  White, green and black starLifetime Earnings: $1,028,170Lifetime Stats:  15 starts     ...
November 7, 2011 - 3:45pm
Churchill Downs
by Lou
Print this .pdf and bring it with you to the track for tips on where to watch and wager.
This article appeared in the November 2011 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.Print this .pdf and bring it with you to the track for tips on where to watch and wager.
November 7, 2011 - 3:45pm
Breeders' Cup 2011
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]
November 7, 2011 - 3:45pm
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.