I'm a Chatterbox lives up to talk in Rachel Alexandra

I'm a Chatterbox (Munnings) proved her eight-length romp in the January 17 Silverbulletday S. was no fluke when capturing Saturday's $175,000 Rachel Alexandra S. (G3) over the same New Orleans track.

Condo Commando dominates Busher in seasonal bow

Condo Commando (Tiz Wonderful) led every step of the way in Saturday's $100,000 Busher S. at Aqueduct to making her sophomore debut a winning one.

With jockey Junior Alvarado up for trainer Rudy Rodriguez, the dark bay miss ran 1 1/16 miles over the fast inner dirt in 1:45 2/5 after finishing 4 3/4 lengths in front of Paulassilverlining (Ghostzapper) on the wire.

Early Longines Kentucky Oaks, Woodford Reserve Turf Classic Nominations Due Saturday

Owners and trainers of 3-year-old fillies who hope their young stars prove worthy of a spot in the starting gate for the 141st running of Churchill Downs Racetrack’s (“CDRT”) $1 million guaranteed Longines Kentucky Oaks (Grade I) on Friday, May 1 have until Saturday (Feb. 21) to make their fillies eligible for America’s premier race for 3-year-old fillies before the conclusion of its early nomination phase.

Scully’s Kentucky Derby 141 Update – Feb. 18

A pair of scoring races were scheduled over the Presidents Day weekend (Feb. 14-16), but the Southwest Stakes had to be postponed to Sunday, Feb. 22, due to freezing conditions at Oaklawn Park.

Churchill Downs Opens Nominations for Longines Kentucky Oaks Survivors Parade Presented by Kroger

Churchill Downs Racetrack (“CDRT”), home of the Kentucky Derby and Longines Kentucky Oaks, and its charitable beneficiaries Bright Pink® and Horses and Hope today announced that the public can now nominate and vote for breast and ovarian cancer survivors to walk in the 2015 Longines Kentucky Oaks Survivors Parade Presented by Kroger with supporting sponsor Kindred Healthcare.

Upstart an expected heavy favorite in Fountain of Youth

Upstart figures to be a strong favorite when he takes on seven rivals in the $400,000 Fountain of Youth (G2) over 1 1/16 miles at Gulfstream Park on Saturday.

International Star breaks from outside in Risen Star

International Star (Fusaichi Pegasus), an impressive come-from-behind winner of the Lecomte S. (G3) last month, returns to Fair Grounds on Saturday for the $400,000 Risen Star (G2) over 1 1/16 miles.

Metaboss is the El Camino boss

Metaboss deployed a scintillating burst of speed down the stretch to take Saturday's $200,525 El Camino Real Derby (G3) at Golden Gate Fields, putting himself on the Derby trail with 10 points.

Scully’s Kentucky Derby 141 Update – Feb. 11

The Road to the Kentucky Derby is heating up.

"All Others" is 5-2 Favorite in Kentucky DerbyFutures Pool 2, With Texas Red A Narrow Individual Choice

As expected, the Mutuel Feld (#24), known to many racing fans as “All Others,” was the betting favorite when Pool 2 of Churchill Downs Racetrack’s Kentucky Derby Future Wager (“KDFW”) closed Sunday evening, but that wagering interest was not the overwhelming favorite it was expected to be and Sentient Jet Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (Grade I) winner Texas Red (#21) emerged from a tight battle to be the favored individual horse at the end of three days of brisk betting.