Curlin was the center of attention on Stephen Foster Day.
Photo: Anne M. Eberhardt
The new addition to the Peb Trainer mural, Rick Dutrow and Big Brown
Pierre Bellocq "Peb" signs autographs on the second floor in front of his Jockey mural.
A great seat to watch the action.
PEB Classic presentation with Robby Albarado, right, who won on Sly Storm with Peb, Pierre Bellocq, second right, and Peb's family.
Derby winners trophies presentation to Big Brown Jockey Kent Desormeaux and Breeder Gary Knapp.
Showing off the hardware.
The Horseshoe Bar (Where Good Luck Never Runs Out) does a steady busy on a hot day at Churchill Downs.
Hystericalady with Garrett Gomez takes the Fleur de Lis (gr. III).
Pure Clan was back on the turf and loving it, pulling away in the Regret under Julien Leparoux.
Pyro Streaks toward redemption in the Northern Dancer after a poor performance in the Kentucky Derby.
Pyro and Shaun Bridgmohan in the Northern Dancer.
Owner Ron Winchell leads Pyro into the Winner's Circle.
Pyro cools off after an impressive victory in the Northern Dancer.
Tizdejavu goes gate-to-wire to take the Jefferson Cup.
Garrett Gomez attempts to cool off after piloting Tizdejavu to victory in the Jefferson Cup. But, there was no cooling off Gomez on Stephen Foster day as he scored 3 stakes wins.
Greg Fox, trainer of Tizdejavu, heads to the winner's circle after the Jefferson Cup.
Curlin in the paddock before the Stephen Foster
All eyes were on Curlin as he headed to the track for the Stephen Foster.
Jockeying for position in the early going of the Stephen Foster.
Curlin takes control on the turn.
Photo: Churchill Downs/Reed Palmer
Crossing the finish line.
And the crowd goes wild!
Jess Jackson leads Curlin into the Winner's Circle after the Stephen Foster.
The Happy Winner's Circle
and enjoying the Trophy.
Robby Albarado and son Kaden in the Winner's Circle.
Dreaming of Anna took the last race of the day, the Early Times Mint Julep, as Garrett Gomez won his 3rd stakes race.
But, the day belonged to Curlin.
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