Churchill Downs

YESTERDAY September 15, 2014
Trainer Ron Moquett enjoyed a memorable three-day weekend at Churchill when sending out a winner each day.
September 14, 2014
Near-perfect September weather is on tap for racing Sunday at Churchill Downs, with mostly sunny skies forecasted and a high temperature of 72 degrees. The racing is respectable, too, with three allowances on the 10 race card.
September 13, 2014
The same people who won the 2013 Open Mind Stakes – trainer Steve Asmussen, owner Gillian Campbell, and jockey Ricardo Santana Jr. – were again the winners of Saturday’s Open Mind Stakes at Churchill. Only the winning filly was different, with ...
Churchill Downs Inc. is attempting to sell Fair Grounds Race Course in New Orleans, a track it acquired out of bankruptcy in 2004.
September 12, 2014
Kentucky chief steward Barbara Borden said a stewards’ investigation involving Southern California-based trainer A.C. Avila has been closed after Avila recently paid a $750 fine for falsifying information on his trainer’s application.
Two men have been fined $1,250 apiece for their roles in a voided $5,000 claim that occurred following a race last weekend at Churchill Downs.
Stormin Elle, an Illinois-bred chestnut, has come around nicely this year for Wayne Catalano, dominating a two-back turf allowance at Arlington before acquitting herself nicely at Saratoga last out. The trainer shows standout percentages in all the ...
Week two of the Churchill Downs September meet gets underway Friday with the track, as usual, starting with a late afternoon post time.
September 11, 2014
Brian Hernandez Jr. will be back in the saddle this weekend at Churchill Downs, where on Saturday, he will ride Interest Free as a plausible favorite in the $100,000 Open Mind Stakes at six furlongs.
September 10, 2014
A half-brother to 2009 Kentucky Derby winner Mine That Bird and multiple Grade 1 winner Dullahan will make his career debut in the seventh race Saturday at Churchill.