Churchill Downs Newswire (Page 10)

Churchill Downs Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Churchill Downs. (Page 10)

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  1. Sports Page Live Chat TODAYRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... Pegasus Parade. One half of trainer Bob Baffert's superstar tandem for the Kentucky Derby arrived at Churchill Downs on Monday. American Pharoah has won his past four stakes races by a combined 22 1/4 lengths, and settled in comfortably at Baffert's ...

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  2. Public gets sneak peek of new Winner's Circle upgrades at Churchill DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... his father, prison time is not enough of a reason for police to pull the trigger. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Churchill Downs has given the public a first look its new Winner's Circle Suites and Courtyard that will accommodate more than 600 premium ...

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  3. Derby Top 10: A photo! Dortmund over American PharoahRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... has done everything right in winning the Robert B. Lewis, San Felipe and Santa Anita Derby. He arrived at Churchill Downs on Monday, and will have one timed workout before the big race. American Pharoah, meanwhile, has excelled in his two races this ...

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  4. Derby Fans! Download the WAVE 3 Down The Stretch appRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... Derby fun. HEADLINES: All the latest news leading up to Oaks and Derby, and of course day-of coverage from Churchill Downs. EXPERT ANALYSIS: Check in each day for updates from our team of handicappers breaking down the racing form so you don't have ...

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  5. Good morning! It's 62 degrees in Louisville. Time to get up-to-the-minute with Sunrise to Go.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... rooms. 5. American Pharoah: With just 18 days until the Kentucky Derby, fan favorite American Pharoah is at Churchill Downs this morning . The Arkansas Derby winner, trained by Hall of Famer Bob Baffert, has won four straight stakes races by a ...

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  6. Baffert horses loom large for Kentucky DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... of 35 prep races for this year's Run for the Roses, and the top 20 point earners will get a spot in the Churchill Downs starting gate. American Pharoah's eight-length win on Saturday was indeed impressive; maybe more so than Dortmund's 41/4-length ...

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  7. American Pharoah Arrives At Churchill Downs For Kentucky Derby 141Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Zayat Stables' American Pharoah, fresh off a dominant eight-length victory in Saturday's $1 million Arkansas Derby at Oaklawn Park, completed an uneventful Monday journey from the Hot Springs, Ark. track to Churchill Downs, where he stepped off a van at the home of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands shortly after 4 p.m. The Bob Baffert-trained son of Pioneerof the Nile was accompanied to Barn 33 at Churchill Downs by assistant trainer Jim Barnes, who had traveled from the three-time Kentucky Derby winner's Southern California base to the Arkansas Derby with American Pharoah.

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  8. Horsina around: Bee handicapper Exacta Kenny weighs in on Kentucky Derby outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    ... in the Santa Anita Derby . Lesson learned. The undefeated colt is tough as nails and also sports a win at Churchill Downs as a 2-year-old. Bet against on May 2 at your own peril. I'll be using, just not sure in what slot yet. 2. American Pharoah ...

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  9. Derby dozen: A look at top contenders for Run for RosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... Jones) ORG XMIT: KYGJ106 We are now less than a month away from the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. For the past three months, 3-year-old colts from East to West have been trying to separate themselves from each other. Who is ...

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  10. Churchill Downs' Carstanjen: Kentucky Derby thrives by 'cutting through the clutter'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Business Journal

    Bill Carstanjen, CEO of Churchill Downs Inc., said the Kentucky Derby continues to grow because it has established a toe hold in American society that cannot be uprooted by a growth in entertainment and sporting options. With the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby set to dominate Louisville for the next few weeks, the question of how the Derby has remained relevant for so long came up during a recent interview I had with Churchill Downs Inc. CEO Bill Carstanjen .

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  11. Wonder Underground: inside the Mega Cavern Bike Park - Subterranean...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Bike Magazine

    ... bar. Mega Cavern is Louisville's No. 1 attraction on TripAdvisor, beating out the Kentucky Derby Museum, Churchill Downs and the Louisville Slugger Field. It should be noted that this 'cavern' is not a true cave. It is a former limestone mine, ...

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  12. Frosted earns Kentucky Derby spot with Wood Memorial winRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2015 | New York Daily News

    With his throat now clear, Frosted let it be heard loud and clear that he's a top contender for the May 2 Kentucky Derby. The gray colt won Saturday's Wood Memorial by a convincing two lengths at Aqueduct, earning a trip to Churchill Downs.

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  13. Dortmund wins Santa Anita DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... And it confirmed that, in the week before May 2, when they fill the gates with 20 horses for the annual Churchill Downs cavalry charge, Baffert will be the belle of the ball. Along with his entry of Dortmund and One Lucky Dane, Baffert will have a ...

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  14. Dortmund rolls to victory in Santa Anita DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | LA Daily News

    ... virtually the entire way. One Lucky Dane, who held second by 2 1/4 lengths over Bolo, also earned a trip to Churchill Downs with 40 Kentucky Derby qualifying points. “He qualified in Bob Baffert's eyes,” the Hall of Fame trainer said. ...

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  15. Street closures, route set for Papa John's 10 MilerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Nearly 6,500 runners are expected to gather in downtown Louisville Saturday morning to participate in the third leg of the Triple Crown of Running. The Papa John's 10 Miler will kick off at 8 a.m. on 3rd Street, near Central Avenue and Churchill Downs.

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  16. Kentucky Derby Festival: 10 Can't-Miss EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Churchill Downs packs in 150,000 fans on Derby Day, and the Kentucky Derby Festival organizes almost as many events in the run-up to the first Saturday in May each year. Maybe that's an exaggeration, but there is no shortage of options for those looking to immerse themselves in the Derby season experience.

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  17. Kentucky HPBA, Keeneland, Churchill Downs to Support TAARead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | The Horse

    Consenting owners will donate $5 to the TAA when their horses start and Keeneland and Churchill Downs will match donations. The Kentucky Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association , Keeneland Racecourse in Lexington, and Churchill Downs in Louisville have joined in a unique partnership designed to generate funds for the work of the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance , the nonprofit organization that serves as both an accrediting body for facilities that care for Thoroughbreds at the conclusion of their racing careers and a fundraising engine to support aftercare facilities approved by the alliance.

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  18. Lobbyists spent $4.8 million in first two months of Kentucky legislative sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | State Journal

    ... on the same night, contributions totaling $7,900 were used for "Louisville Night." Contributors included Churchill Downs; Humana; J.P. Morgan Chase Bank; KentuckyOne Health; LG&E & KU Energy; Louisville Water Co.; United Parcel Service; and Yum! ...

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  19. Billy Reed's Derby Diary: Monday, August 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A little before 5:30 a.m. on a black and rainy morning, I drove through Gate 5 at Churchill Downs to begin my 48th consecutive year of covering the Kentucky Derby backstretch the week before the race. In the interests of full disclosure, I must confess that I have missed two runnings of the Derby since my first one in 1966.

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  20. Flanery: Lack of casino gambling could be 'death by a thousand cuts' for Kentucky horse industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Business Journal

    Churchill Downs racetrack president Kevin Flanery said Churchill Downs would welcome another stab at the Breeder's Cup World Championship after losing out to California's Santa Anita Park in recent years. Addressing a roomful of Louisville Rotarians at the Galt House Hotel in downtown Louisville Thursday afternoon, Churchill Downs racetrack president Kevin Flanery reiterated his support for casino gambling in Kentucky and said Churchill Downs would welcome another stab at the Breeder's Cup World Championship after losing out to California's Santa Anita Park in recent years.

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