2021 Kentucky Downs meet offers some great takeaways

That comet you just saw streaking across the sports sky was the 2021 Kentucky Downs meet. Indeed a bright shining light, here are a few take outs from a spectacular six days in the sport of Kings.   As has been the case over the past few years, one of the September...

Turf Sprint might be race of the day at Kentucky Downs

  Those that are familiar with Kentucky Downs realize the only predictable thing here is unpredictability. A short meet combined with the undulating terrain of the only European style course in this country means anything can happen. Now if you are looking for a sure...

The Sunday play is …Kentucky Downs of course

  There are plenty of plays you can make on a Sunday. Play golf, play checkers, play with your dog, and maybe even play with your kids. Sunday, September 5, the play should be Kentucky Downs. The wonderful world of Thoroughbred racing has so many positive layers it’s...

Live Racing begins at Kentucky Downs on September 5

  Stop the grinning and drop the linen, we are about to have live horse racing at Kentucky Downs. The turf track located just north of the Tennessee state line will conduct it’s live racing meet beginning Sunday, September 5. Recent times have seen this European-style...

The Stormy she is a coming to Kentucky Downs

  Folks in the South enjoy when a good Storm rolls in. The air cools down and the humidity vanishes. That time leading up to the deluge can be really nice as the wind blows through your hair (if you have hair that is !) and you sit on the back patio waiting on the...