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2:43 pm
Tue June 26, 2012

Lexington to Host National Half-Marathon Race

LEXINGTON, Ky.  - Next spring the Horse Capital of the World will be a host city for a major running event.  The Rock ‘n Roll Marathon, which attracts more than a half-million participants in more than 30 locations around the world, will hold a half-marathon event March 30th at Keeneland Race Course.

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9:48 am
Mon June 25, 2012

Ky. Native Secures Spot on U.S. Olympic Team

EUGENE, Ore. - Tyson Gay is going back to the Olympics.

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2:37 pm
Wed June 20, 2012

UK Basketball Ticket Prices Going Up

LEXINGTON, Ky. - The price of University of Kentucky basketball tickets is on the rise.

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3:17 pm
Mon June 18, 2012

Young Rider, Political Ties Spark Buzz For Olympic Equestrians

Photo courtesy USEF

LEXINGTON, Ky. - The United States Equestrian Federation is preparing its team lists for dressage, eventing, and show jumping to compete in this year’s summer Olympics.

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1:18 pm
Thu June 14, 2012

Kentucky Derby Entries To Be Rated On Point System

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Churchill Downs is revamping the eligibility system that sets the field for the Kentucky Derby.

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4:11 pm
Wed June 13, 2012

Proposed Race Day Drug Ban Wins Initial Approval

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky horse racing regulators approved a ban Wednesday on the race-day use of an anti-bleeding drug, making it the first state in the nation to take such action.

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2:49 pm
Mon June 11, 2012

Beshear Touts Improvements At Kentucky Speedway

SPARTA, Ky. -- Governor Steve Beshear has toured the Kentucky Motor Speedway to view new infrastructure improvements designed to ease traffic problems that marred the track's debut race of NASCAR's top series last year.

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2:53 pm
Fri June 8, 2012

Sire of I'll Have Another Basking in Glow of Triple Crown Buzz

Flower Alley, sire of I'll Have Another
Brenna Angel

MIDWAY, Ky. - The disappointment of I’ll Have Another being scratched from Saturday’s Belmont Stakes is being felt around the world, including in central Kentucky where the colt was bred at Three Chimneys Farm.

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12:16 pm
Fri June 8, 2012

I'll Have Another Scratched From Belmont Stakes

I'll Have Another is tended to after a bath at Belmont Park in Elmont, N.Y., on Thursday, June 7, 2012. The winner of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness will attempt to win the Belmont Stakes horse race and Triple Crown on Saturday. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

NEW YORK -- I'll Have Another's bid for a Triple Crown ended with the shocking news that the colt was out of the Belmont Stakes due to a swollen left front tendon.

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1:49 pm
Wed June 6, 2012

I'll Have Another The Early Favorite In Saturday's Belmont

NEW YORK —  I'll Have Another was made the 4-5 early favorite to win the Belmont Stakes and become horse racing's 12th Triple Crown champion.

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