November 7, 2011 - 3:45pm
by Lou
The best trainers of Breeders' Cup contenters, Philadelphia Daily News columnist Dick Jerardi says, circle the Breeders' Cup date on the calendar and then plan their top horses' schedules backwards. Everything for the whole year planned to lead up to that day.
This article appeared in the November 2010 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.
August 13, 2012 - 4:04pm
by Lou
A favorite, Chief's Crown, won the first Breeders' Cup race at Hollywood Park in 1984 and paid $3.40. If anyone thought that would be the norm from there on, they were wrong.
This article appeared in the November 2010 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.A favorite, Chief’s Crown, won the first Breeders’ Cup race at Hollywood Park in 1984 and paid $3.40. If anyone thought that would be the norm from there on, they were wrong....