Churchill Downs

700 Central Avenue Louisville , KY 40208 USA

Date Race Purse Age/Sex Dist
April 2018
William Walker S. (BT) $100,000a 3yos 5f T Details
May 2018
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. $70,000 3&up, f/m 12f T
Winning Colors S. (G3) $100,000 3&up, f/m 6f
Keertana S $65,000 3&up, f/m 12f T
Winning Colors S $100,000 3&up, f/m 6f
June 2018
Aristides $100,000 3&up, 6f
Mighty Beau S $75,000 3&up, 5f T
Old Forester Mint Julep $100,000 3&up, f/m 8.5f T
Wise Dan S $200,000 3&up, 8.5f T
Fleur de Lis H $200,000 3&up, f/m 9f
Matt Winn S $100,000 3yo, 8.5f
Stephen Foster H $500,000 3&up, 9f
Regret S $100,000 3yo, f 9f T
Roxelana S $75,000 3&up, f/m 6f
Bashford Manor S $100,000 2yo, 6f
Debutante S $100,000 2yo, f 6f
Kelly's Landing S $75,000 3&up, 7f
November 2018
Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf $1,000,000 2yo, c/g 8f T
Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies Turf $1,000,000 2yo, f 8f T
Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies $2,000,000 2yo, f 8.5f
Breeders' Cup Juvenile $2,000,000 2yo, c/g 8.5f
Breeders' Cup Juvenile Turf Sprint $1,000,000 2yo, 5.5f T
Breeders' Cup Turf Sprint $1,000,000 3&up, 5.5f T
Breeders' Cup Turf $4,000,000 3&up, 12f T
Breeders' Cup Sprint $2,000,000 3&up, 6f
Breeders' Cup Mile $2,000,000 3&up, 8f T
Breeders' Cup Distaff $2,000,000 3&up, f/m 9f
Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Turf $2,000,000 3&up, f/m 11f T
Breeders' Cup Filly & Mare Sprint $1,000,000 3&up, f/m 7f
Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile $1,000,000 3&up, 8f
Breeders' Cup Classic $6,000,000 3&up, 10f
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    Kentucky Derby winner Justify continued his preparations for the May 19 Preakness Stakes (G1) with an energetic 1 1/2-mile gallop around the Churchill Downs main track Monday.

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    Undefeated Kentucky Derby Presented by Woodford Reserve (G1) winner Justify continued his preparations for the middle jewel of the Triple Crown, the May 19 Preakness Stakes (G1), when he galloped 1 1/2 miles May 11 at Churchill Downs.

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