July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
Only 7 days to the Kentucky Derby. Count down the days to the big day with us and learn a new fact about the Kentucky Derby each day.
A lot of people spend a lot of money on the Kentucky Derby, but we’re not talking about $150 hats or $500 seersucker suits. We’re talking the money bet on the horses.There were $165.2 million in total wagers bet on Kentucky Derby day last year. Of that, $112 million alone was bet on the...
July 29, 2012 - 7:51pm
The first of three Kentucky Derby future wagering pools opens Friday at Churchill Downs.
Churchill Downs will offer its first of three Kentucky Derby future wagering pools this weekend. Pool 1 will be open from February 10 through February 12. Pool 2 will be open from March 2 through March 4 and the final pool, Pool 3, will run from March 30 through April 1. Only one pool will be...
November 16, 2011 - 9:42pm
Zach Everson
For some of you, a guy who's 8 for 72 in cashing winning tickets this year and down only $303.07 might just be worth listening to.
For some of you, a guy who's 8 for 72 in cashing winning tickets this year and down only $303.07 might just be worth listening to.Sentinent Jet Breeders' Cup JuvenileThis guy I know who wins at the track said to bet a trifecta with 6 to win (it's a good horse), 1 and 7 to place (1 ran...
November 5, 2011 - 4:15pm
Thoughts and picks for Saturday's Breeders' Cup Juvenile. This is Race 9 on Saturday's Breeders' Cup card.
The Breeders’ Cup Juvenile is a 1 1/16 mile race for two-year-old colts and geldings over the dirt. The purse is $2,000,000. This is race 9 on the program for Saturday’s Card. Post time is 5:25 p.m.These two-year-olds are your potential Kentucky Derby starters for next year. For this...
November 5, 2011 - 3:15pm
Thoughts and picks for Saturday's big race-the Breeders' Cup Classic. This is the featured Breeders' Cup race for Saturday.
The Breeders’ Cup Classic is a 1 1/4 mile race for three-year-olds and up over the dirt. The purse is $5,000,000. This is race 11 on the program for Saturday’s Card. Post time is 7:00 p.m.There are a lot of possibilities in this race, so it won’t be a huge surprise who wins except...