July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
Blind Luck wins the La Troienne over rival Unriveled Belle.
Blind Luck, winner of the 2010 Kentucky Oaks, returned to Churchill Downs on Ladies Day to take the Grade 2 La Troienne by a half length over last year's victor, Unrivaled Belle. This was the first win this year for Blind Luck. Unrivaled Belle and Blind Luck last met in the Breeders...
July 29, 2012 - 6:50pm
Horse of the Year outdueled in $400,000, Grade II Stakes
Conditioner Bill Mott's Unrivaled Belle with Kent Desormeaux outdueled reigning Horse of the Year Rachel Alexandra to win the 25th La Troienne Stakes (GII) by a head at historic Churchill Downs. Desormeaux was ecstatic with the victory, in which his mount caught last year's Kentucky Oaks winner...