horse racing

Uptown Upgrades
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Churchill Downs plans to offer more premium seating with an $18 million project expected to be done in time for next year's Kentucky Derby.
American Pharaoh Wins
Race favorite American Pharoah ran through a driving rain to win the 140th Preakness Stakes on a muddy track at Pimlico Race Course near Baltimore on Saturday.
Horses Ready for Preakness
BALTIMORE (AP) — The Preakness Stakes, the second leg of horse racing's Triple Crown, takes place today (6:20 p.m. Eastern) at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore with isolated thunderstorms in the forecast.
Nasal Strips Approved
One day after the world said, 'What?' when it learned that the chase for the first Triple Crown in 35 years could be halted by equine nasal strips, New York State racing officials took action on Monday to...clear the air, if you will.