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Churchill Downs Inc. had record net income of $78.3 million in the second quarter of 2017, in large part due to higher revenues for the company during Kentucky Derby week, according to financial documents released by the company late on Wednesday.Full Story >>
July 14, 2017
McCraken was sent through another swift workout Thursday at Churchill Downs, where the standout 3-year-old colt continues his preparations for the Grade 1 Haskell Invitational.
July 10, 2017
According to trainer Mark Casse, Classic Empire remains targeted for the July 30 Haskell at Monmouth Park after breezing Monday at Churchill Downs.
July 07, 2017
If Classic Empire makes the July 30 Haskell at Monmouth Park, he will do so without a lot of training time to spare. Scratched from the June 10 Belmont Stakes with a foot abscess, his subsequent training has fallen behind schedule, trainer Mark Casse ...
July 01, 2017
Winning 20-cent tickets for the mandatory dispersal of the Single 6 wager at Churchill Downs returned $3,435 apiece as the 38-day spring meet closed Friday night with an 11-race program.
Friday’s $70,893 Kelly’s Landing Stakes at Churchill Downs was all about triples, with victorious Limousine Liberal notching his third consecutive stakes victory and jockey Robby Albarado sweeping the card's three stakes races.
Sunny Skies won the Debutante on Friday at Churchill Downs, giving trainer Ken McPeek his second stakes win and third consecutive victory on the card.
Bettors thought the Bashford Manor Stakes was a two-horse race, and they were right. Ten City, the 1-2 favorite, was a decisive winner over 7-5 second choice Copper Bullet, who might have been closer without traffic problems.
June 30, 2017
Put Da Blame On Me held off Mines and Magic following a torrid throw down in the Thursday feature at Churchill, and probably stamped her ticket to the biggest race of the Ellis meet, the Grade 3, $100,000 Groupie Doll.
June 28, 2017
With the July 8 Belmont Sprint Championship expected to get such top sprinters as Mind Your Biscuits, Unified, and A. P. Indian, Limousine Liberal will stay home and prep for the A.G. Vanderbilt in the Kelly's Landing on Friday.
Fabio Arguello Jr., best known for winning the 1992 Kentucky Oaks aboard Luv Me Luv Me Not, is making another comeback in the saddle.