Churchill Downs: Day 35, Sunday, June 25, 2017

Churchill Downs Full-Card Analysis: Sunday, June 25, 2017 "Riders Up!": Episode 4 (6/25/17) with Bruce Headley & Scott Hazelton The featured ninth race on Churchill's Sunday, June 25 program is a $55,300 entry-level allowance/$75,000 optional claiming affair for three-years-olds going a mile and a sixteenth on the main track. Chuck Hovitz's Awesome Saturday is the … Continue reading Churchill Downs: Day 35, Sunday, June 25, 2017

Churchill Downs: Day 34, Saturday, June 24, 2017

Churchill Downs Full-Card Analysis: Saturday, June 24, 2017 Carl R. Moore Management LLC's Finley'sluckycharm will attempt to keep her unblemished lifetime record at Churchill Downs in good stead when the daughter of Twirling Candy goes off as the prohibitive favorite in Saturday's 28th running of the $100,000 Chicago Handicap (G3), the featured ninth race on … Continue reading Churchill Downs: Day 34, Saturday, June 24, 2017

Churchill Downs: Day 32, Thursday, June 22, 2017

  Churchill Downs Full-Card Analysis: Thursday, June 22. 2017 "Riders Up!" with Frank Lyons & John Gaver: Episode 3 (6/18/17) with guests Pat Day & Garrett O'Rourke The featured seventh race on the "Twilight Thursday" program at Churchill Downs on June 22 is a contentious $57,500 "two other than allowance"/$62,500 optional claiming event for fillies … Continue reading Churchill Downs: Day 32, Thursday, June 22, 2017

Churchill Downs: Day 30, Saturday, June 17, 2017

  Churchill Downs Full-Card Analysis: Saturday, June 17, 2017 With mojitos flowing and salsa music jamming, "Downs After Dark" returns to Churchill Downs on Saturday, June 17 with a South Beach inspired theme and an 11-race program replete with five stakes races highlighted by the $500,000 Stephen Foster Handicap (G1). Churchill will also offer an … Continue reading Churchill Downs: Day 30, Saturday, June 17, 2017

Churchill Downs: Day 29, Friday, June 16, 2017

  Churchill Downs Full-Card Analysis: Friday, June 16, 2017 The featured eighth race on the Friday, June 16 program at Churchill Downs is a competitive $62,000 optional claiming/second-tier allowance affair for three-year-olds and upward going five-furlongs on the Matt Winn Turf Course. The turf dash attracted a field of nine led by 5-2 morning line … Continue reading Churchill Downs: Day 29, Friday, June 16, 2017

Churchill Downs: Day 28, Thursday, June 15, 2017

    Churchill Downs Full-Card Analysis: Thursday, June 15, 2017 Thursday's "Twilight Thursday" program at Churchill Downs has the traditional eight-race card on tap with a later than usual 5:00 P.M. Eastern post time highlighted by a whopping $96,299 carryover in the 20-cent Pick 6 Jackpot. The Pick 6 encompasses races three through eight with … Continue reading Churchill Downs: Day 28, Thursday, June 15, 2017