Current Tag: Churchill Downs

Latest Horse Racing News

Sharp Conditioner Scherer to Oversee Ward's Churchill Downs String

POSTED: June 9, 2020

Merrill Scherer is only a few weeks away from his 81st birthday but the lifelong horseman continues to show a sharp eye for conditioning horses.  Last...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

Grade I Winner Guarana Rockets in Thursday Feature at Churchill

POSTED: June 5, 2020

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Multiple Grade I winner Guarana made a triumphant return to racing Thursday at Churchill Downs when she rocketed past pacesetter Sunny Dale at the top of...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

PROMISING FOUR GRACES TESTS STAKES COMPANY IN SATURDAY’S $100,000 DOGWOOD

POSTED: June 4, 2020

Seven-Furlong Race for 3-Year-Old Fillies Offers 20-8-4-2 Points on Road to Kentucky Oaks  LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Whitham Thoroughbreds’ Four Graces, an impressive winner of a...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

Third in a Row for Royal Flag in Sunday Feature at Churchill

POSTED: June 1, 2020

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – William S. Farish’s homebred 4-year-old filly Royal Flag won her third consecutive start when she ran down Sara Sea and held off a late run by Saracosa to win Sunday’s...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

Jockey Bejarano Enjoying Early Success Back in Bluegrass Country

POSTED: May 31, 2020

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Rafael Bejarano, ranked No. 20 in all-time wins by a jockey at Churchill Downs with 213 victories, is finding early success in...

View
Handicapping

CHURCHILL DOWNS 5/30/2020 FULL CARD SELECTIONS AND ANALYSIS

POSTED: May 30, 2020

Anthony Fontaine may live on an island in the Atlantic Ocean, but it doesn't stop him from staying in touch and tune with his passion...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

Juddmonte’s Juliet Foxtrot Top Pick in Old Forester Mint Julep

POSTED: May 29, 2020

Photo Credit: Zoe Metz LEXINGTON, Ky. – Juddmonte Farms’ four-time winner Juliet Foxtrot (GB) was installed as the 5-2 morning line favorite for Saturday’s 44th...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

Churchill Downs Weekend Preview: Who, what, where, when and how!

POSTED: May 29, 2020

Photo Credit: Eclipse Sportswire A four-day week of racing began at Churchill Downs Thursday. There was a $22,154 carryover in the $1 Super Hi-5 in...

View
Latest Horse Racing News

Altaf Impresses Brown In Graduation

POSTED: May 27, 2020

Photo Credit: Coady Photography Chad Brown-trained Shadwell homebred sophomore filly Altaf went into her one-mile maiden special weight on Saturday at Churchill Downs as one worthy of...

View

Categories

That was a phenomenal article Jonathan. Thank you for writing it and sharing it. Ruffian was my second love (after Man O' War) and I simply cannot stop the tears from falling every time I read about this magnificent black beauty.

Maria Schlemmer Ackerman View testimonials

Facebook