Churchill Downs

YESTERDAY September 29, 2014
The September meet at Churchill Downs ended with ties for leading trainer and jockey. Steve Asmussen and Wayne Catalano tied for top trainer with seven wins apiece, while Corey Lanerie and Ricardo Santana Jr. deadlocked for top jockey with 13 wins each.
Cigar Street will return Wednesday to trainer Bill Mott’s main base at Belmont Park to prepare for a possible run in the Breeders’ Cup Classic after his stirring victory Saturday in the Homecoming Classic, the highlight of closing weekend of the 12-day ...
A federal court of appeals has affirmed a lower court’s ruling that Texas can prohibit companies like Churchill Downs Inc. from taking wagers from state residents over the Internet and phone.
September 28, 2014
Closing day of the September meet is upon us, and that means mandatory payoffs in the traditional carryover wagers. In Churchill’s case, that is in the 20-cent-minimum Single 6 and the last-race $1 Super Hi Five.
September 27, 2014
Heart to Heart still might have won regardless, but his task in the Grade 3, $110,000 Jefferson Cup sure got easier Saturday when fellow Canadian shipper Speightsland was an early scratch from the one-mile turf race at Churchill Downs.
Tall high-fives were being given all around Saturday following the $133,500 Homecoming Classic at Churchill Downs, where Cigar Street turned back the favored Departing to win the 1 1/8-mile race and perhaps stamp his ticket to the Breeders’ Cup at ...
With Grade 1 race after Grade 1 race being run Saturday at Belmont Park and Santa Anita, Saturday’s card at Churchill takes a backseat to those tracks. But the races Saturday at Churchill are still among the better ones of the September meet, with the ...
September 26, 2014
Even with far fewer chances than their competitors, owner Maggi Moss and trainer Chris Richard were among the leaders in their respective categories heading into the final three-day stretch of the 12-day September meet at Churchill Downs, which ends ...
Flashy Gal is the filly most likely to take the 10th race Friday at Churchill Downs.
The curtain comes down Sunday on the September meet at Churchill Downs, where a second-level turf allowance with a $62,500 claiming option serves as the highlight of the 12th and last program of the meet.