January 21, 2013 - 10:00am
Area horse racing connections won big at Saturday’s Eclipse Awards.
Kentucky-based connections took home the top prize when horse racing’s Eclipse Awards were handed out Saturday night. The Eclipse Awards honor the horses and individuals in the horse industry that, through their achievements throughout the year, have earned the title of Champion in their...
November 12, 2012 - 9:15am
Fans lined the paddock rails as Breeders' Cup champs were paraded inside.
Fans lined the paddock rails as some of the Kentucky-based Breeders' Cup champs paraded the paddock Sunday afternoon. Trainer Charlie Lopresti and Wise Dan, winner of the Breeders’ Cup Mile, trainer Ian Wilkes, jockey Brian Hernandez, Jr., breeder Janis Whitham and Fort Larned, winner of...
November 12, 2012 - 3:55pm
Sunday is your chance to see some of the Breeders’ Cup winners and their Kentucky connections.
You can take the Breeders’ Cup out of Kentucky where it’s been held the past two years, but you can’t take Kentucky out of the Breeders’ Cup, which was held this year at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California. Kentucky connections had a big day Breeders’ Cup Saturday...
July 29, 2012 - 6:51pm
Groupie Doll breaks records in trip around the course.
Groupie Doll broke the stakes and track records in capturing the Grade I Humana Distraff at historic Churchill Downs on Kentucky Derby Day over seven and a quarter lengths over Musical Romance.With Rajiv Maragh aboard, Groupie Doll covered the seven furlongs on the fast main track in 1:20.44.