Churchill Downs Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Derby favorite Nyquist hoping to follow in Pharoah's footstepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | SFGate

    Kentucky Derby hopeful Nyquist, with exercise rider Jonny Garcia in the saddle, walks the wrong way on the track at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Sunday, May 1, 2016. It was the colt's first trip to the racing surface since shipping from Keeneland.

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  2. Billy Reed: Reflections on the ever-changing Churchill backsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    In the 51 years that I've been covering the Kentucky Derby, nothing has changed more than the barn area at Churchill Downs -- also known as the backside -- the week before the race. It used to be that the only non-horse people on the backside were small coveys of racing writers, who went barn to barn in search of news.

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  3. Without a headliner, Bob Baffert has less stress entering DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | Door Reminder

    Without a headliner, Bob Baffert has less stress entering Derby Baffert has Mor Spirit a year after American Pharoah was the Triple Crown winner. Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://usat.ly/26IqXdP LOUISVILLE - The most recognizable personality in horse racing has arrived at Churchill Downs in a much different frame of mind than his last trip to the Kentucky Derby.

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  4. Bethenny Frankel at Yonkers Raceway Derby DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | HarnessLink.com

    YONKERS, NY , New York, Thursday, April 28, 2016 --If you're not going to Churchill Downs in Louisville for the Kentucky Derby, Empire City Casino is the place for New Yorkers to watch the "Run for the Roses." Real Housewives of New York megastar Bethenny Frankel, the daughter of the late and legendary Hall of Fame trainer Bobby Frankel, will host the casino's Kentucky Derby Viewing Party on Saturday, May 7, trackside at historic Yonkers Raceway.

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  5. PNC Tour de Lou takes bicyclists across LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... the last Triple Crown winner, Doug O'Neill, trainer of unbeaten 2-year-old champion Nyquist, is coming to Churchill Downs quietly hoping he has the next one. While the horse racing world is still buzzing about the last Triple Crown winner, Doug ...

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  6. Students punished for senior prank at Stringer Attendance CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... killing one of them, Saturday evening. Despite overcast skies and a chance of rain, thousands packed into Churchill Downs for the opening night of the Spring Meet on Saturday. (Source: Kent Taylor/WAVE 3 News) Despite overcast skies and a chance of ...

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  7. Five storylines for the 2016 Kentucky DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the Kentucky Derby. It might by next Saturday night if the undefeated colt ends up in the winner's circle at Churchill Downs. In this Oct. 31, 2015, file photo, Nyquist (13), with Mario Gutierrez up, wins the Breeders' Cup Juvenile horse race at ...

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  8. a Calendar: Week of May 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | CBS News

    ... attle of Puebla. American Pharaoh edged out Firing Line and Dortmund to win the 141st "Run for the Roses" at Churchill Downs in Louisville

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  9. Dogs don't like hugs, according to a new studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... kind word, and maybe a treat," he closed. Despite overcast skies and a chance of rain, thousands packed into Churchill Downs for the opening night of the Spring Meet on Saturday. (Source: Kent Taylor/WAVE 3 News) Despite overcast skies and a chance ...

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  10. Artists honored as thousands attend Churchill's opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Despite overcast skies and a chance of rain, thousands packed into Churchill Downs for the opening night of the Spring Meet on Saturday. "We get dressed up; we come down," Scott Lilly, who's starting his 25th season at Churchill Downs, said.

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  11. Wire-to-wire for Nyquist as No. 1 Kentucky Derby contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | Erie Times News

    ... shape that both of these horses are in going into the Derby," Asmussen said after both colts had workouts at Churchill Downs earlier in the week. Also with two horses in the final Top 10 is Todd Pletcher, who trains No. 7 Outwork and No. 8 Destin. ...

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  12. Thousands attend Opening Night at Churchill DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    Thousands of horse racing fans kicked off Opening Night at Churchill Downs with the traditional staples, fashion, betting, mint juleps, and new this year -- the arts. "Basically we're throwing a big party to celebrate the arts," Vice President of the Fund for the Arts J.P. Davis said.

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  13. Churchill Downs celebrates opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Thousands of JCPS employees and supporters are expected to stage a "walk-in" before school on Tuesday through Thursday next week to protest recommendations that would loosen the district's code of conduct and freeze salaries. Thousands of JCPS employees and supporters are expected to stage a "walk-in" before school on Tuesday through Thursday next week to protest recommendations that would loosen the district's code of conduct and freeze salaries.

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  14. Cowgill: Nyquist Arrives In LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    He may be one of the most overlooked Kentucky Derby favorites in the modern era. On the Saturday before the first Saturday in May, Nyquist arrived at Churchill Downs on a sleepy rainy afternoon in front of about a dozen cameras.

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  15. COWGILL: Kentucky Derby hopefuls hit the track ahead of Spring MeetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    ... keep moving forward, we're optimistic," O'Neill said. Santa Anita Derby winner Exaggerator drilled on the Churchill Downs surface for the first, and only, time with Hall of Fame rider Kent Desormeaux in the saddle. On a fast track before the rain he ...

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  16. Brody's Cause, winner of the Blue Grass Stakes, will work at Churchill Downs Saturday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... customary spot in the clockers' stand near the gap closest to Barn 4, where Romans' stables his horses at Churchill Downs. Brody's Cause, the trainer's top colt, will come to the track in 15 minutes for his routine 1 -mile gallop. Romans' ...

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  17. Churchill Downs, Inc. (CHDN) Shares Bought by Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MDRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Daily Political

    Price T Rowe Associates Inc. MD raised its stake in Churchill Downs, Inc. by 1,096.5% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 58,630 shares of the company's stock after buying an additional 53,730 shares during the period.

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  18. 16 Days Out: Jody Demling breaks down all 27 Derby contendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    It's almost been a year since American Pharaoh awed the fans at Churchill Downs, winning the Kentucky Derby in his first step toward ending a 37-year drought and claiming horse racing's Triple Crown. Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert, who conditioned American Pharaoh and has won the Derby four times, is thinking the sport will ride some of the momentum the Ahmed Zayat-owned colt into the 142nd running of the Run for the Roses on May 7. "I think he did create more interest in the sport," Baffert said.

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  19. Kentucky murder suspect caught under clothes pile after Alabama chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    ... was about to celebrate his 20th birthday when he was shot several times on Rodman Street, just north of Churchill Downs. He later died in surgery, leaving behind several children. According to their indictment, Bower and Walker also "attempted to ...

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  20. 2 shot in neighborhood near Churchill DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | WLKY-TV Louisville

    Two men are shot and as many as three suspects are on the run after Louisville police said a home invasion led to a shootout at two locations. WHO HELPED THE VICTIMS.

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