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August 16th, 2019

Promising Two-Year-Olds take center stage at Ellis Park

The Road to both the 2020 Kentucky Derby (G1) and Kentucky Oaks (G1) doesn’t officially begin until September 14 at Churchill Downs, but Sunday’s pair […]

August 16th, 2019

TwinSpires to sponsor Sunday’s Ellis Park Juvenile and Ellis Park Debutante

TwinSpires, the industry leader in online and mobile wagering on horse racing, has become the title sponsor of Ellis Park’s pair of 2-year-old stakes. The […]

May 6th, 2019

2019 Kentucky Derby leaves series of what-might-have-beens

The wild conclusion to Saturday’s 145th Kentucky Derby (G1) typified the whole trail – plot twists that left the three-year-old picture as sloppy as the […]

May 5th, 2019

Circumstances of Derby DQ less satisfactory than decision itself

I doubt anyone in racing likes the fact that disqualifications are sometimes necessary. Ideally, every race would be cleanly run and the better horse would […]

May 3rd, 2019

Nicole Schiveley’s Kentucky Derby 2019 Analysis

The road to the Kentucky Derby (G1) usually finds me head over heels in love with one contender, and I rarely sway away. This year […]

May 2nd, 2019

Spot Plays for 2019 Kentucky Derby Day

A smashing 14-race card will take place at Churchill Downs on Saturday which is headlined by the 145th running of the $3 million Kentucky Derby […]

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May 2nd, 2019

Exclusive: Money Management for Winners by Frank Scantoni

Money Management for Winners Fear and greed. These are two emotions that motivate all human beings but particularly affect gamblers—and both, when not kept in […]

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May 1st, 2019

Want to make the trainer of a horse in the Kentucky Derby think really hard?

by John Camardo and Pete Fornatale Ask him if he’d rather get a root canal or draw the rail in the big race. Take a […]

May 1st, 2019

What to take away from Kentucky Derby contender works with clocker Gary Young

The special Kentucky Derby editions of Turf Talk features exclusive analysis with highly respected clocker Gary Young. Analysts Scott Shapiro and Ed DeRosa discuss with […]

May 1st, 2019

Kentucky Derby: Who’s Hot, Who’s Not with Nicolle Neulist

We know who the favorites are going to be: Bellafina in the Oaks and Omaha Beach in the Derby. But maybe you don’t like to […]