Walking into Todd Pletcher's stable office at Churchill Downs is akin to entering a different world. Yes, there are race bridles hung neatly on the wall, and there are several win photographs and even a freshly pressed set of silks adorning the window sill. Unlike most other offices on the backside, the entire 12 by […]
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Early advance wagering on the 2016 Kentucky Derby led to heavy favoritism for unbeaten champion Nyquist. As of 7:20 PM, here are the early odds for tomorrow's Run for the Roses (as well as the $1 Oaks/Derby Double will pays with Oaks winner Cathryn Sophia): Trojan Nation: 43-1 ($817) Suddenbreakingnews: 25-1 ($157) Creator: 16-1 ($113.80) […]
A record-breaking 124,589 fans watched Cathryn Sophia capture the 142nd running of the $1 million Longines Kentucky Oaks (Grade I) at Churchill Downs Racetrack. Perfect weather contributed to an outstanding day of racing and a crowd that broke the previous attendance record of 123,763 set just last year. Wagering from all-sources on the full Kentucky […]
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Shifted from turf to dirt late in the afternoon due to unexpectedly heavy rains, Friday's $100,000 American Stakes went to 14-1 longshot Home Run Kitten, who rallied to take the lead in the shadow of the wire and prevailed by a half length under Joe Talamo. Trained by David Hofmans and owned by Tarabilla Farms, […]
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Digital sports media company, Sports Perfecta, is proud to announce the launch of Daily Fantasy Jockey, the newest addition to its eclectic roster of fantasy games. “Horse racing remains huge in the United States. It's a multi-billion dollar industry, and the greatest races are still held on tracks in America,” said Hiro Watanabe, CEO of […]
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