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 33, Friday, June 23, 2017

  Churchill Downs Selections: Friday, June 23, 2017 Due to time restraints, I only have selections and comments for today's program at Churchill Downs--my apologies. My full-card analysis will resume with the Saturday, June 24 program. The Green Sheet had a pair of winner's on Thursday's twilight program in Louisville and 32 days into the meet, The Sheet is … Continue reading Churchill Downs: Day 33, Friday, June 23, 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