Category: Kentucky Downs

2019 Kentucky Derby Preview and Saturday Churchill Downs Stakes Selections

It’s finally here, after months of prep races: the Kentucky Derby!  As we do here every year, Picks and Ponderings will give you the scoop on every horse in the field. If you’re specifically interested in who’s coming into the Derby (and the Oaks!) hot, and who isn’t, Nicolle has a piece over at the TwinSpires blog that delves into... Read more »

2015 Kentucky Turf Cup Day Preview

With the end of Saratoga and Del Mar, summer begins to fade into the fall.  However, the time for top-notch turf racing has not yet drawn to a close, and Picks and Ponderings focuses almost exclusively on the grass. The day’s racing action features four six-figure stakes races, headlined by the Grade III Kentucky Turf... Read more »