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Churchill Downs - Ky

Designed and influenced by the Epsom Derby race course in the south of England is Churchill Downs the home of the famed Kentucky Derby. There is the Kentucky Derby Museum with interactive exhibits as well a panoramic movie that follows a new born thorough bred foal to the greatest two minutes on earth. 373 more words

Roads Less Travelled

The Story Of A Painting

The four foot wide picture was striking. Black paint on white canvas. The brush strokes were bold and vibrant. A black horse in full stride. The legs a blur and even the head and mane were indistinct. 446 more words

Professional Development

Brian Hernandez Jr. Hits Churchill Downs Milestone

by Press Release 

Brian Hernandez Jr. registered his 500th Churchill Downs win on Thanksgiving Day

Louisiana native, Brian Hernandez Jr. became the 14th jockey in Churchill Downs history to ride 500 winners at the home of the Kentucky Derby when the 32-year-old won the seventh race on Thanksgiving Day aboard Rock Shandy for trainer Jordan Blair. 109 more words

Saturday Spot Plays

Today is a very good day of racing around the country and we’ll try to pick out a few winners here. Yesterday, we had a few nice hits… 700 more words

Stakes Preview

Post-Turkey Spot Plays

Let’s look at a few spots for today’s post-Thanksgiving racing at Aqueduct and Churchill Downs.

Aqueduct Race 3 (Key Cents) – This is a sprint for two-year old New York-breds and we’ll try  525 more words

Stakes Preview

GI Clark Hcp. - Entries - Free PP's - M/L Odds - Post Positions

RACE 11 Clark H. presented by Norton Healthcare (Grade I) POST TIME – 5:56 PM

Purse $500,000. For Three-Year-Olds And Upward. One And One Eighth Mile.
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