05/29/2017 12:06PM

Derby Champagne can earn another check in turf allowance


LOUISVILLE, Ky. – As the summer solstice nears, the Churchill Downs lights aren’t on nearly as much as at other times of year. Sunrise comes when the first set is on the track in the morning, and sunset is so late that an entire Twilight Thursday card could be run without artificial means, if needed.