The Kentucky Derby Museum is pleased to announce a generous $100,000 donation towards its $6.5 million expansion campaign from Churchill Downs.
|William Walker S. (BT)||$100,000a||3yos||5f T||Details|
|Opening Verse Overnight S. (BT)||$70,000a||3&up||8f T||Details|
|Kentucky Juvenile S. (BT)||$100,000a||2 yo||5f||Details|
|Eight Belles S. presented by Kentucky Trailer (G2)||$200,000g||3yos, Fillies||7f||Details|
|La Troienne S. presented by Twinspires.com (G1)||$350,000a||4&up, f/m||8.5f||Details|
|Twin Spires Turf Sprint S. presented by Twinspires.com (G3T)||$200,000a||3&up||5f T||Details|
|Alysheba S. presented by Sentient Jet (G2)||$400,000a||4&up||8.5f||Details|
|Edgewood S. presented by Forcht Bank (G3T)||$200,000a||3yos, Fillies||8.5f T||Details|
|Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1)||$1,000,000a||3yos, Fillies||9f||Details|
|Humana Distaff S. (G1)||$300,000a||4&up, f/m||7f||Details|
|Longines Churchill Distaff Turf Mile S. (G2T)||$300,000a||4&up, f/m||8f T||Details|
|Churchill Downs S. presented by Twinspires.com (G2)||$500,000a||4&up||7f||Details|
|American Turf S. presented by Ram Trucks (G2T)||$300,000a||3yos||8.5f T||Details|
|Pat Day Mile S. presented by LG and E and KU (G3)||$300,000a||3yos||8f||Details|
|Old Forester Turf Classic S. (G1T)||$500,000a||4&up||9f T||Details|
|Kentucky Derby presented by Woodford Reserve (G1)||$2,000,000a||3yos||10f||Details|
|Unbridled Sidney Overnight S. (BT)||$70,000a||3&up, f/m||5f T||Details|
|Louisville H. (G3T)||$100,000g||3&up||12f T||Details|
|Keertana Overnight S. (BT)||$70,000a||3&up, f/m||12f T||Details|
|Winning Colors S. (G3)||$100,000a||3&up, f/m||6f||Details|
|Aristides S. (G3)||$100,000a||3&up||6f||Details|
|Mighty Beau Overnight S. (BT)||$75,000a||3&up||5f T||Details|
|Old Forester Mint Julep H. (G3T)||$100,000a||3&up, f/m||8.5f T||Details|
|Matt Winn S. (G3)||$100,000g||3yos||8.5f||Details|
|Wise Dan S. (G2T)||$200,000a||3&up||8.5f T||Details|
|Fleur de Lis H. (G2)||$200,000a||3&up, f/m||9f||Details|
|Stephen Foster H. (G1)||$500,000a||3&up||9f||Details|
|Regret S. (G3T)||$100,000a||3yos, Fillies||9f T||Details|
|Roxelana Overnight S. (BT)||$75,000a||3&up, f/m||6f||Details|
|Bashford Manor S||$100,000||2yo,||6f|
|Debutante S||$100,000||2yo, f||6f|
|Kelly's Landing S||$75,000||3&up,||7f|
|Breeders' Cup Juvenile||$2,000,000||2yo, c/g||8.5f|
|Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies||$2,000,000||2yo, f||8.5f|
|Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf||$1,000,000||2yo, f||8f T|
|Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf||$1,000,000||2yo, c/g||8f T|
|Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint||$1,000,000||2yo,||5.5f T|
|Breeders' Cup Classic||$6,000,000||3&up,||10f|
|Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile||$1,000,000||3&up,||8f|
|Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint||$1,000,000||3&up, f/m||7f|
|Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf||$2,000,000||3&up, f/m||11f T|
|Breeders' Cup Distaff||$2,000,000||3&up, f/m||9f|
|Breeders' Cup Mile||$2,000,000||3&up,||8f T|
|Breeders' Cup Sprint||$2,000,000||3&up,||6f|
|Breeders' Cup Turf||$4,000,000||3&up,||12f T|
|Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint||$1,000,000||3&up,||5.5f T|
The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission will revise guidance for medication withdrawal times and thresholds in line with ARCI guidelines--or expected RMTC updates, the most significant of which are changes to anabolic steroids.
An affinity for Churchill Downs should serve Blue Prize well come November, and it came in handy June 16 as well.
After a three-race losing skid to start his 4-year-old season, Staton Flurry's dark bay runner got his sea legs back under him and notched his biggest win to date in the June 16 $200,000 Wise Dan Stakes (G2).
On a night full of upsets at Churchill Downs, Reddam Racing's Pavel provided the exclamation point June 16 in the $500,000 Stephen Foster Handicap (G1).
With a tremendous kick that propelled him to the front of the pack, Tom Conway's King Zachary blew away the competition as he powered home in the stretch to win the $100,000 Matt Win Stakes (G3) June 16 at Churchill Downs.
On a steamy evening at Churchill Downs, camped in the the first row of a four-deep crowd that surrounded the paddock, racing fan Shaun Basch taped a poster that read "Lucky 13, Justify" to the paddock rail as she awaited his arrival.
Thoroughbred racing's 13th Triple Crown winner Justify galloped about one mile the morning of June 16 at Churchill Downs under regular exercise rider Humberto Gomez.
Justify will parade in front of the clubhouse and grandstand as he walks over with horses for the third race, which has a 6:56 p.m. post time. Justify will follow the third race entrants.
An all-stakes pick five is capped by an absolutely wide-open renewal of the Regret (G3T) for 3-year-old fillies that drew a baker's dozen.
The second automatic berth into the $6 million Breeders' Cup Classic (G1) is on the line this Saturday evening, June 16, at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., in the $500,000 Stephen Foster Handicap (G1), beginning at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBCSN.
With his spark reportedly showing back up in the a.m. hours, Live Oak Plantation's homebred World Approval aims to get back to showcasing his top form June 16 when he heads a field of eight entered for the $200,000 Wise Dan Stakes (G2T).
Undefeated Triple Crown winner Justify returned to training June 14 at Churchill Downs for the first time following his victory in the June 9 Belmont Stakes Presented by NYRA Bets (G1).
J. Keeler Johnson handicaps the Matt Winn Stakes at Churchill Downs.
Churchill Downs racetrack today unveiled the official Kentucky Derby 145 logo. Featuring racing Thoroughbreds, the logo brings to life the thrill of the most exciting two minutes in sports.
Kentucky Downs is transferring $500,000 apiece to the purse accounts at Ellis Park, Churchill Downs, and Keeneland in an agreement with the Kentucky HBPA, which represents owners and trainers at the commonwealth's five Thoroughbred tracks.
On the same night Justify will parade in front of the crowd at Churchill Downs, trainer Bob Baffert and jockey Mike Smith will team with another on-the-rise 3-year-old in the $100,000 Matt Winn Stakes (G3).
This week is a stakes report on Starry Dreamer after her victory in the 1997 Regret Stakes on the Churchill Downs turf. Written by David Schmitz, the report appeared in the May 17, 1997 issue.
Having settled for second place twice in as many outs over the Louisville oval, the daughter of Curlin returns to Churchill Downs June 16 for the $200,000 Fleur de Lis Handicap (G2), and will vie once more for a spot in the winner's circle.
The handicap ranks still have some sorting to do. To that end, the June 16 $500,000 Stephen Foster Handicap (G1) can bring a leading adversary to the forefront as a field of nine will try their collective hand in the 1 1/8-mile test.
Undefeated Triple Crown winner Justify is scheduled to parade between races during the June 16 night card at Churchill Downs that will feature five graded stakes, including the $500,000 Stephen Foster Handicap (G1).
Undefeated Triple Crown winner Justify returned to Churchill Downs in the early afternoon June 11.
James Miller's multiple graded stakes-winning filly Lovely Bernadette leads a field of 11 fillies and mares that were entered for the $100,000 Old Forester Mint Julep Handicap (G3) June 9 at Churchill Downs.
For all the indelible images the Bob Baffert barn has produced, the sight of Jimmy Barnes astride a diligent pony keeping tabs on the shedrow's litany of runners has become as much a signature part of the operation as his boss's ivory-colored hair.
Bob Baffert talks about preparing Justify for the final leg of Triple Crown.