November 4, 2011 - 4:46pm
Thoughts and picks for Friday's Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies.
The Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies is a 1 1/16 mile race for two-year-old fillies over the dirt. The purse is $2,000,000. This is race 8 on the program for Friday’s Card. Post time is 6:10 p.m.
November 4, 2011 - 1:15pm
Thoughts and picks for Friday's Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf.
The Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf is a one mile turf race for two-year-old fillies. The purse is $1,000,000. This is race 6 on the program, but the second Breeders’ Cup race on Friday’s Card. Post time is 4:50 p.m.I’m really looking forward to this race. This is a...
November 7, 2011 - 2:45pm
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.
June 26, 2011 - 9:46pm
Interested in the insight of a guy who's down $179.67 on the year at the track? Have at it.
The social tornado that is Downs After Dark returns tonight to Churchill Downs.Interested in following my handicapping system and probably losing $25.40 in the process? Copy my picks.Interested in picking horses because my wife and one of our horse racing writers, Margaret, likes their names? Copy...
June 18, 2011 - 6:36pm
Pool Play closed sharply to edge out Mission Impazible in the Grade 1 $500,000 Stephen Foster Stakes.
Pool Play closed sharply to edge out Mission Impazible in the Grade 1 $500,000 Stephen Foster Stakes. In a day in which the Churchill Downs track was slowly upgraded from sloppy to good to fast, a 36-1 Mark Casse runner shocked the crowd when he crossed the finish line first in the field of 11...