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Finley'sluckycharm wins the Winning Colors by 5 1/2 lengths on Saturday.
Everything went to plan for Carl Moore and Bret Calhoun when the Grade 3, $100,000 Winning Colors was run for the 14th time Saturday at Churchill Downs. Finley’sluckycharm was an easy 5 1/2-length winner over her stablemate, Mayla.Full Story >>
YESTERDAY May 27, 2017
Perhaps the only man busier than Ian Wilkes on Memorial Day at Churchill Downs will be Steve Buttleman.
May 26, 2017
Classic Empire returned to training for the first time since his gutsy runner-up finish in the May 20 Preakness by jogging around the Churchill Downs oval early Friday morning under the watchful eye of Norman Casse.
Kent Sweezey said he was inundated with text messages Thursday evening at Churchill Downs immediately after his first victory as a trainer.
An interesting 10-race card is on tap for Sunday, highlighted by three allowances, two starter allowances, and a pair of maiden special weight events, including one at the infrequently run Kentucky Derby distance of 1 1/4 miles.
May 25, 2017
Finley'sluckycharm will be heavily favored against seven other fillies and mares in the Grade 3, $100,000 Winning Colors at six furlongs on Saturday at Churchill Downs.
May 24, 2017
Jockey Shaun Bridgmohan and trainer Buff Bradley, off to slow starts a month into the Churchill Downs meet, look to heat up when they team with American Cowgirl in the Friday's featured eighth race, $51,000 entry-level allowance at a mile on the turf.
May 22, 2017
Trainer Kenny McPeek should have an active schedule during Belmont Stakes week. In addition to having Preakness third-place finisher Senior Investment for the Belmont on June 10, he is hopeful to start Some in Tieme in the Grade 3, $400,000 Belmont ...
Gun Runner geared up for the Grade 1, $500,000 Stephen Foster Handicap at Churchill Downs on June 17 by working five furlongs in 1:01 1/5 on Monday for trainer Steve Asmussen.
Southern Wild and Mucho Macho Bets finished on near-equal terms, noses apart, when third and fifth, respectively, in a blanket show photo at Keeneland on April 27. But they seem unlikely to draw an equal share of the betting when they return Thursday ...
May 20, 2017
A change in trainers from Paulo Lobo to trainer Kenny McPeek and a move from California to Kentucky has apparently rejuvenated former Brazilian runner Some in Tieme. He showed as much Saturday in the Grade 3, $100,000 Louisville Handicap at Churchill ...