April 4, 2013 - 10:06am
Keeneland spring meet opens Friday.
The opening of the Keeneland spring meet each April signifies that spring has truly arrived in the Bluegrass State.
March 14, 2013 - 8:25pm
Stevens has been doing very well at Santa Anita Park.
Gary Stevens, who just turned 50, says so far his return to racing in January of this year, has gone better than expected.“I’m in heaven and having a ball and the horses are running well for me. I’m very appreciative of the opportunities that have been given to me, at the level...
October 6, 2012 - 6:23pm
Joha earns 10 points toward a slot in the Kentucky Derby with a win in the Dixiana Breeders’ Futurity.
Joha, trained by Mike Maker, won Saturday’s Grade 1 Dixiana Breeders’ Futurity at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington. The win earns the son of Johar a berth in the Grade 1 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile which will be held November 3 at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Cal. Also, as one of the...
October 6, 2012 - 1:45pm
Keeneland’s Dixiana Breeders’ Futurity offers points to gain entry to Kentucky Derby.
The Grade 1 $400,000 Dixiana Breeders’ Futurity at Keeneland Race Course is one of 36 races on the Road to the Kentucky Derby in which the first four finishers will earn points toward an entry in the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. The winner will receive 10 points, place finisher 4 points...
October 4, 2012 - 8:30am
The Keeneland fall meet signals the official start of the fall season in the Bluegrass.
The Keeneland fall meet, which opens Friday Oct. 5, signals the official start of the fall season in the Bluegrass. The 17-day race meet runs through Saturday, Oct. 27 and is packed with stakes action and activities for everyone.The meet boasts 17 stakes races and purses totaling $4.5 million. The...