Morticia was scary good in Spendthrift Farm Ladies Sprint

MORTICIA WAS SCARY GOOD IN SPENDTHRIFT FARM LADIES SPRINT It is quickly becoming the time of year when we think about ghouls, goblins, and some of that other scary stuff. The Spendthrift Farms Ladies Sprint at Kentucky Downs on September 7 saw an aptly named gal throw...

Forecast is Stormy for Turf Sprint at Kentucky Downs

FORECAST IS STORMY FOR TURF SPRINT AT KENTUCKY DOWNS Forecasting the weather is no doubt a hit or miss proposition. It can kind of be like handicapping the horse races. Both of these prognostications might just come together on September 7. The prediction for Kentucky...

Jack hopes to be back in Turf Cup

JACK HOPES TO BE BACK IN TURF CUP The headliner for the 2019 Kentucky Downs meet offers up some big opportunities for all the entrants. One runner in particular hopes the Turf Cup can be a springboard to becoming what his followers always thought he could be. My Boy...

Kentucky Downs opener bright, future brighter

KENTUCKY DOWNS OPENER BRIGHT, FUTURE BRIGHTER On the last day of August 2019, a glance toward the Tennessee-Kentucky state line revealed this bright shining light. I am still not sure if that was the brilliant sunshine Mother Nature blessed us with or the glistening...

Kentucky Downs becoming the place to be

KENTUCKY DOWNS BECOMING THE PLACE TO BE As the summer racing season winds down and horsemen begin planning their path to the Breeders’ Cup and beyond, a once forgotten venue is now on the minds of many. For five days in a two-week stretch (August 31,September5, 7, 8,...