Churchill Downs

700 Central Avenue Louisville , KY 40208 USA

Date Race Purse Age/Sex Dist
April 2017
Roxelana Overnight S. $65,000a 3&up, f/m 6f Details
William Walker S. $100,000g 3yos 6f Details
May 2017
Opening Verse Overnight S. $65,000a 3&up 8f T Details
Kentucky Juvenile S. $100,000g 2 yo 5f Details
La Troienne S. Presented by Spirited Funds (G1) $300,000g 4&up, f/m 8.5f Details
Alysheba S. Presented by Big Fish Casino (G2) $400,000g 4&up 8.5f Details
Twin Spires Turf Sprint S. Presented by Twinspires.com (G3T) $150,000g 3&up 5f T Details
Eight Belles S. Presented by Kentucky Trailer (G2) $200,000g 3yos, Fillies 7f Details
Edgewood S. Presented by Forcht Bank (G3T) $150,000g 3yos, Fillies 8.5f T Details
Longines Kentucky Oaks (G1) $1,000,000g 3yos, Fillies 9f Details
Humana Distaff S. (G1) $300,000g 4&up, f/m 7f Details
Churchill Distaff Turf Mile S. Presented by Longines (G2T) $300,000g 4&up, f/m 8f T Details
Pat Day Mile S. Presented by LG&E and KU (G3) $250,000g 3yos 8f Details
American Turf S. Presented by Ram Trucks (G2T) $300,000g 3yos 8.5f T Details
Churchill Downs S. Presented by Twinspires.com (G2) $500,000g 4&up 7f Details
Woodford Reserve Turf Classic S. (G1T) $500,000g 4&up 9f T Details
Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (G1) $2,000,000g 3yos 10f Details
Unbridled Sidney Overnight S. $65,000a 3&up, f/m 5f T Details
Matron S. (G3) $100,000g 3&up, f/m 8.5f Details
Louisville H. (G3T) $100,000g 3&up 12f T Details
Keertana Overnight S. $65,000a 3&up, f/m 12f T Details
Winning Colors S. (G3) $100,000g 3&up, f/m 6f Details
June 2017
Mighty Beau Overnight S. $65,000a 3&up 5f T Details
Aristides S. (G3) $100,000g 3&up 6f Details
Old Forester Mint Julep H. (G3T) $100,000g 3&up, f/m 8.5f T Details
Matt Winn S. (G3) $100,000g 3yos 8.5f Details
Wise Dan S. (G2T) $200,000g 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) $100,000g 3yos, Fillies 9f T Details
Chicago H. (G3) $100,000g 3&up, f/m 7f Details
Bashford Manor S. (G3) $100,000g 2 yo 6f Details
Debutante S. $100,000g 2 yo, Fillies 6f Details
Kelly's Landing Overnight S. $70,000a 3&up 7f Details
September 2017
Iroquois $150,000 2yo, 8.5f
Open Mind S $100,000 3&up, f/m 6f
Pocahontas $200,000 2yo, f 8.5f
Locust Grove $100,000 3&up, f/m 8.5f
Dogwood $100,000 3yo, f 7f
Ack Ack $100,000 3&up, 8f
Jefferson Cup S $100,000 3yo, 9f T
Lukas Classic $200,000 3&up, 9f
October 2017
*Street Sense S $80,000 2yo, 8f
*Rags to Riches S $80,000 2yo, f 8f
Spendthrift Juvenile Stallion S R $200,000 2yo, 7f
Spendthrift Juvenile Filly Stallion S R $200,000 2yo, f 7f
November 2017
Chilukki S $200,000 3&up, f/m 8f
Commonwealth Turf $100,000 3yo, 8.5f T
Bet On Sunshine S $80,000 3&up, 7f
Cardinal H $100,000 3&up, f/m 9f T
Falls City H $200,000 3&up, f/m 9f
River City H $100,000 3&up, 9f T
Clark H $500,000 3&up, 9f
*Dream Supreme S $80,000 3&up, f/m 6f
Mrs. Revere S $200,000 3yo, f 8.5f T
Golden Rod S $200,000 2yo, f 8.5f
Kentucky Jockey Club S $200,000 2yo, 8.5f
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  • Nancy Polk of Normandy Farm was at Churchill Downs to watch Sunny Skies romp in the Debutante Stakes

    Despite Late Night, Polk Enjoys Sunny Skies

    The 2-year-old daughter of Animal Kingdom became the first stakes winner for her sire June 30 in the $100,000 Debutante Stakes around 10:30 p.m. EDT, and Normandy Farm owner Polk, also Sunny Skies' breeder, was on hand.

  • Multiple graded stakes winner McCraken is still chasing a grade 1 score

    Haskell Likely Next for McCraken

    Multiple graded stakes winner McCraken recorded a half-mile breeze in :49 3/5 at Churchill Downs July 1 in preparation for a likely start in the July 30 betfair.com Haskell Invitational Stakes (G1) at Monmouth Park, trainer Ian Wilkes said.

  • Sweeping Paddy wins the 2017 Regret Stakes

    Sweeping Paddy Earns First Stakes Win in Regret

    Sweeping Paddy tracked the early leaders before he launched a four-wide move in the stretch to take over and quickly drew away for a 3 1/2-length win over 5-2 favorite Proctor's Ledge in the $100,000 Regret Stakes (G3T) June 17 at Churchill Downs.

  • Gun Runner wins the Stephen Foster Handicap by seven lengths

    Gun Runner Powers to Easy Stephen Foster Win

    In his first start since finishing second in the March 25 Dubai World Cup (G1), Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimneys Farm's Gun Runner drew off in the stretch for an easy victory in the Stephen Foster Handicap (G1) June 17 at Churchill Downs.

  • Forever Unbridled rolls home to win the Fleur de Lis Stakes

    Forever Unbridled Makes Triumphant Return

    Running for the first time since a third behind Beholder and Songbird in the Nov. 4 Longines Breeders' Cup Distaff (G1), the 5-year-old took down her rivals with a strong late rally in the $200,000 Fleur de Lis Handicap (G2). 

  • McCraken is suspended midair as he wins the Matt Win Stakes

    McCraken Back to His Old Self in Matt Winn

    The McCraken that inspires confidence from trainer Ian Wilkes is the one that showed up in the June 17 Matt Winn Stakes (G3) at Churchill Downs, unleashing his typical kick after ranging up on the final turn en route to a 2 1/4-length triumph. 

  • Street Cry overwhelms rivals in the 2002 Stephen Foster Handicap

    Look Back: Street Cry Rolls to Stephen Foster Victory

    This week is the race recap of 2002 Stephen Foster Handicap (G1) won by Street Cry. The story, written by Lenny Shulman, carried the headline, "Street Song." The story ran in the June 22, 2002 issue of The Blood-Horse.

  • Forever Unbridled will look to further improve from last season

    Forever Unbridled to Return in Fleur de Lis

    Multiple grade 1 winner and last year's Longines Breeders' Cup Distaff (G1) third place finisher Forever Unbridled is scheduled to return after seven months in the $200,000 Fleur de Lis (G2) at Churchill Downs June 17.

  • Pleuven winning the Opening Verse

    Pleuven Looks for Repeat in Wise Dan

    Trainer Phil Sims would just as soon have the Turtle Bowl gelding keeps things simple on June 17 by duplicating the same effort in Saturday's $200,000 Wise Dan Stakes (G2T) at Churchill Downs that earned him the victory in the test one year ago.