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More than $30 million was wagered during Kentucky Downs five-day meet, setting a new record.
Kentucky Downs easily surpassed its record for all-sources handle when $30,246,888 was wagered at its five-day 2017 meet, which ended Thursday.Full Story >>
September 14, 2017
Thursday’s Ramsey Farm Stakes on closing day at Kentucky Downs unfolded like a good portion of the meet at Kentucky Downs did – with a horse owned by Ken and Sarah Ramsey of Ramsey Farm and by their sire Kitten’s Joy, winning for them.
Altering his style to settle off a hotly contested early pace, Master Merion unleashed a furious stretch rally from last to score a two-length victory over Secretary At War in Thursday's Franklin-Simpson Stakes at Kentucky Downs.
September 11, 2017
Even with just four of five dates in the books, Kentucky Downs already has surpassed its all-time all-sources handle for a meet.
More than six years later, Hogy and jockey Florent Geroux are still a winning team, and the iron horse's new connections are eyeing the Breeders' Cup.
September 10, 2017
Drayden Van Dyke enjoyed a happy homecoming – and 23rd birthday – when guiding Big Bend to a wire-to-wire upset Sunday in the Dueling Grounds Derby at Kentucky Downs. A race earlier, Daddys Lil Darling sailed to a 4 1/4-length triumph in the Dueling ...
September 09, 2017
All the calculations were made beforehand by Ken Ramsey and his crew. Then Oscar Nominated and jockey Julien Leparoux came through with the right moves Saturday in winning the Grade 3 Kentucky Turf Cup, the annual showcase race on a record-setting day ...
Doing what he was claimed to do, the 8-year-old Hogy outgamed a couple of other hard knockers Saturday in winning the $398,000 Kentucky Downs Turf Sprint.
Miss Temple City, confidently ridden by Hall of Fame jockey Edgar Prado, got a perfect tightener for an upcoming race at Keeneland with a well-measured victory Saturday in the $340,100 Kentucky Downs Ladies Turf.
September 08, 2017
Dallas Stewart said Forever Unbridled will train regularly at Churchill in the coming weeks, maintaining a similar schedule to what the trainer used prior to the 5-year-old mare upsetting Songbird in the Personal Ensign on the Aug. 26 Travers card at ...
Gun Runner was scheduled to arrive Saturday at Churchill Downs from Saratoga, with no set schedule before he leaves again in a few weeks for Southern California to prepare for the Breeders' Cup.