The Player races in blinkers for the first time Saturday in the Mineshaft Handicap.
Trainer Mark Casse’s two contenders for the Gr. II $200,000 Rachel Alexandra – Wonder Gadot and Heavenly Love – turned in half-mile works over the Fair Grounds main track on Friday morning, which were their final serious preparations for the mile-and-a-sixteenth event. Casse’s assistant trainer David Carroll sent Wonder Gadot to the track first set. The last out runner-up to Stronger […]
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A cast of 14 3-year-olds will begin chasing their Kentucky Derby dreams in the Grade 3 $200,000 LeComte Stakes on Saturday, Jan. 13 – the first of three local preps on Churchill Downs’ Road To The Kentucky Derby which awards the Top 4 finishers based off of a 10-4-2-1 scale. The mile-and-70-yard event run over […]
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You will know by the screaming if the winner of Sunday’s $75,000 Ellis Park Juvenile is Ebben. On the other hand, you might hear that same raucous cheering even if the 2-year-old gelding is second or third. Ebben is one of the first yearlings purchased by Sam Aguiar. The Louisville attorney was part of the […]
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