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So You Want To Own a Racehorse? Join the (Churchill Downs Racing) club

Just in time for the Kentucky Derby, Churchill Downs is offering the chance to become involved in Thoroughbred ownership, ordinarily a pricey endeavor, for the low, low price of $500. 108 more words

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Lukas Right At Home In Stakes Barn With Mr. Z At Preakness

BALTIMORE (AP) — D. Wayne Lukas long ago reached the age where it’s acceptable to sleep in, play a round of golf on a weekday afternoon or take a cruise to the Caribbean. 638 more words


1985: A Forgotten Preakness Worth Remembering

From the moment a horse crosses the finish line in the Kentucky Derby (and sometimes even before that), Triple Crown obsession begins. The racing world, in which few interested parties, from track executives to marketers to bettors, can agree, comes as close to consensus as it gets in hoping that a horse will sweep the Derby, the Preakness, and the Belmont for the first time since 1978. 134 more words

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Lukas Has Himself Preakness Long Shot In Mr. Z

BALTIMORE (AP) — Hall of Fame trainer D. Wayne Lukas sat outside the Pimlico stakes barn Wednesday morning, wondering if Mr. Z would run in the Preakness on Saturday. 432 more words