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Some in Tieme wins the Louisville Handicap on Saturday at Churchill Downs.
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 ...Full Story >>
TODAY May 22, 2017
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 ...
Walkabout has mostly been known as the little half-sister to 2012 Breeders’ Cup Classic winner Fort Larned. But after Saturday’s $100,000 Matron Stakes at Churchill Downs, she can now be regarded as a graded stakes winner.
May 19, 2017
The contingent of American horses traveling to England to compete in the prestigious Royal Ascot meeting next month continues to grow.
Anythingyoucando stands a strong chance of becoming an allowance winner in Sunday's eighth race at Churchill Downs, a $51,000, entry-level contest.
May 18, 2017
Contention runs deep in the 12-horse field for Saturday's Louisville Handicap at Churchill Downs, reflected in morning-line odds in which six horses range in price from 4-1 to 8-1, with Danish Dynaformer the lukewarm favorite at 4-1.
Formerly run as the Arlington Matron at 1 1/8 miles, the Matron Stakes, along with the Chicago Handicap, was moved to Churchill Downs this year in an effort to save money to beef up overnight purses at Arlington. And Churchill Downs obviously gained, ...
May 17, 2017
There is uncertainty in Friday's weather forecast for Churchill Downs, and just as much in the past performances of the eighth race, a $53,000 second-level allowance with a $62,500 claiming condition at five furlongs on the grass.
May 15, 2017
Chocolate Ride, Airoforce, Bondurant, and Suddenbreakingnews clash Thursday in the Churchill Downs feature, a $55,000 classified allowance scheduled for 1 1/16 miles on turf.