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  1. Locally owned race horse places at Santa AnitaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Tehachapi News

    ... ear-old in 1995, won four of nine starts and placed twice in major races. He earned $580,400. Trained by 2014 Kentucky Derby winning trainer Art Sherman, Our Little Hen will race again on the turf at Santa Anita in February.

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  2. Heiner files for governor, says it's not Louisville vs. ruralRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... can you help my kids find a job?'" About 40 people joined Heiner at the Capitol. The crowd included retired Kentucky Derby-winning jockey Pat Day. Republicans have a more contested primary than Democrats. Attorney General Jack Conway faces only ...

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  3. Churchill Downs Incorporated Appoints Aditi Javeri Gokhale as New Board MemberRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer

    ... headquartered in Louisville, Ky., owns and operates the world-renowned Churchill Downs Racetrack, home of the Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks, as well as racetrack and casino operations in Miami Gardens, Fla.; racetrack, casino and video poker ...

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  4. horse racing roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | UPI

    Add Upstart and -- maybe -- Barbados to the list of Kentucky Derby prospects after weekend racing and move Able Friend up yet another notch on the list of international stars. There was no shortage of action even though abysmal weather forced cancellation of Saturday's cards at Laurel Park and Aqueduct.

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  5. Upstart enters top 10 on the 'Road to the Kentucky Derby'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Upstart, owned by Ralph Evans and trained by Richard Violette, moved into third-place in the "Road to the Kentucky Derby" points system after winning Saturday's Holy Bull Stakes at Gulfstream Park. The victory was worth 10 points for Upstart to enter the Kentucky Derby on May 2. The 3-year-old now has a total of 16 points trailing just El Kabeir and International Star, each with 21 points.

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  6. Karen Boone, 2015 Kentucky Derby Festival Artist, Captures Louisville's EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Louisville.com

    The 2015 Kentucky Derby Festival Artist, Karen Boone, is no stranger to acting as an ambassador for the Festival, for Louisville, and for Kentucky. Before winning this year's Kentucky Derby Festival poster design contest, she had already won twice, in 1996 and 1999.

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  7. Kentucky Derby Festival app available for Android, iOSRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKYT

    Louisville is in the home stretch leading to the 2015 Kentucky Derby Festival, and people anxious for its arrival can download an app for mobile devices to maximize the experience. The app allows users to build a custom schedule, register a Pegasus Pin, navigate events using interactive maps, receive updates and update social media status or share event photos.

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  8. Make My DayCLEAN Your Den, or No Maidens for YouRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    Along with "If God had wanted a Panama Canal, he would have put one here," "The Titanic... could keep afloat indefinitely after being struck" and "Truth will become the hallmark of a Nixon Administration," we can now add, "Colts should run against colts, and fillies should run against fillies." These last immortal words were spoken by horse breeder Dolphus Morrison when it was suggested that a fast filly he had bred and named after his granddaughter, Rachel Alexandra, should run against the boys in this year's Kentucky Derby.

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  9. On Native GroundPRO-War Speech Betrayed the Spirit of the Nobel Peace PrizeRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... and sweep up. The high-class horses are nearby, at Gulfstream Park, which has graded stakes races and even a Kentucky Derby prep. Trainers fly in their horses to run in those races. Calder horses are working-class. They race often, and usually at ...

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  10. Went the Day Well wins Big A featureRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... the Spiral Stakes at Turfway Park on March 24, 2012. The Spiral was the springboard weeks later into the Kentucky Derby, where he rallied from 17th to finish fourth. Angel Arroyo was aboard as Went the Day Well ran the one mile, 70 yards in 1:43.67, ...

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  11. Desormeaux Sets Derby Path for Texas RedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Blood Horse

    ... Jan. 24, was met with enthusiasm by regular rider Kent Desormeaux, Keith's younger brother and a three-time Kentucky Derby winner. "He's growing, getting stronger and smarter," said the jockey. "He's maturing wisely." Having a seven-furlong starting ...

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  12. Options Abound for Holy Bull Winner UpstartRead the original story

    Sunday | Blood Horse

    ... with an impressive win in the Lambholm South Holy Bull Stakes (gr. II) at Violette said Upstart's road to the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) May 2 will run either through South Florida or New York. "We'll play it by ear," Violette ...

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  13. Mischief Clem wins California Cup Derby in photo finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Republic

    ... consummate professional." California Chrome won last year's Cal Cup Derby before going on to victories in the Kentucky Derby and Preakness and being named Horse of the Year. Pulmarack returned $7.40 and $10.80 at 8-1 odds. Kluszewski, a 13-1 shot ...

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  14. Upstart wins $400,000 Holy Bull at GulfstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Republic

    ... Grade 2 Holy Bull, one of the early races where horses earn points that will determine the field for the Kentucky Derby. It was the third win in five outings for Upstart, who responded perfectly when jockey Jose Ortiz told him it was time to move. ...

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  15. The Derby Trail Makes Its First Stop In Florida, And A New York-Bred Gets The WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Forbes.com

    ... II Lambholm South Holy Bull Stakes on Saturday at Gulfstream Park in Florida, a major stop on the road to the Kentucky Derby. In 2006, Barbaro used the Holy Bull as a prep on his way to winning at Churchill Downs, and in 2012, the Holy Bull was ...

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  16. Mischief Clem pulls upset in California Cup Derby at Santa AnitaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Los Angeles Times

    Hold off the Kentucky Derby fever for Acceptance, a 3-year-old colt who had won all three of his races by impressive margins before Saturday's $250,000 California Cup Derby at Santa Anita. Acceptance was sent off as the 1-2 favorite in the 1 1/16-mile race, but it was 11-1 Mischief Clem under jockey Kent Desormeaux rallying along the rail to win the race by a head over Pulmarack.

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  17. Belichick on deflated balls: 'We try to do everything right'Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... to Brady; Brady also denied doing anything improper. After finally giving up his dream of winning the Kentucky Derby, preferably as a horse, Martin Fennelly has returned to his love of more than two decades, writing about the people and teams who ...

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  18. Hall of Famer Ernie Banks mourned in sports world and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Tampa Bay Online

    ... by fans of the Cubs and all those who love baseball.” After finally giving up his dream of winning the Kentucky Derby, preferably as a horse, Martin Fennelly has returned to his love of more than two decades, writing about the people and ...

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  19. Upstart earns Derby points with Holy Bull winRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | ESPN

    New York-bred Upstart proved his class Jan. 24 at Gulfstream Park, tracking pacesetter Bluegrass Singer to the final turn and then drawing away impressively to win the $400,000 Lambholm South Holy Bull Stakes by 5-1/2 lengths. The Holy Bull is worth points of 10-4-2-1 to the top four finishers on the road to the Kentucky Derby, a path the 3-year-old son of Flatter will follow for owner Ralph M. Evans and trainer Rick Violette Jr. Upstart was making his 2015 debut after galloping through a 2-year-old campaign that included a second in the Champagne Stakes and a third in the Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Juvenile.

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  20. Upstart Proves Class in Holy BullRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Blood Horse

    The Holy Bull is worth points of 10-4-2-1 to the top four finishers on the road to the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands , a path the 3-year-old son of Upstart was making his 2015 debut after galloping through a 2-year-old campaign that included a second in the Champagne Stakes and a third in the Sentient Jet Breeders' Cup Juvenile . "You never know if they'll make the grade when they turn from 2 to 3, and today he definitely moved forward," Violette said.

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