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11:52 am
Tue May 1, 2012

President Obama To Host Champion Wildcats This Friday

LEXINGTON, Ky. - President Barack Obama will host the National Champion Kentucky Wildcats basketball team at the White House this Friday. 

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10:20 pm
Mon April 30, 2012

Cincinnati's Jay Bruce National League Player Of The Week

Cincinnati, OH  - Cincinnati Reds right fielder Jay Bruce has been named National League Player of the Weekfor the period ending April 29th.

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10:23 pm
Sun April 29, 2012

William Fox-Pitt Wins His Second Rolex

William Fox Pitt aboard Parklane Hawk, won the 2012 Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event
Photo by Samantha Clark

LEXINGTON, Ky. - It was an exciting finale to the Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event on Sunday afternoon with the winner being decided only when the very last horse, Parklane Hawk,  had cleared the final show-jump in the Rolex Arena. Briton William Fox-Pitt, a winner in 2010 on Cool Mountain, climbed from second place after the dressage phase on Friday afternoon to lead after cross country with one of only seven faultless rounds over Derek Di Grazia's course on Saturday riding Catherine Witt's New Zealand bred ex-racehorse.

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9:20 pm
Sun April 29, 2012

Stallion Dynaformer Dies At 27

VERSAILLES, Ky.  - Dynaformer, the sire of Kentucky Derby winner Barbaro, has died at Three Chimneys Farm two weeks after having a heart attack in his stall.

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2:20 pm
Fri April 27, 2012

Road to 2012 Olympics Includes Stop at Rolex Kentucky for Equestrians

Olympic hopeful Boyd Martin and Remington XXV (Photo by Shannon Brinkman courtesy USEF)

LEXINGTON, Ky. - $250,000 in prize money, a Rolex watch, and pride aren't the only things at stake during the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event underway at the Kentucky Horse Park this weekend.  Equestrians will also be trying to earn a spot on their country’s Olympic team.

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7:00 pm
Wed April 25, 2012

Riders Readying For Rolex

British Rider James Alliston aboard his horse Parker
Samantha Clark

Prep work for the Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event officially got under way Wednesday at the Kentucky Horse Park with the Competitor's Briefing, after which the riders were allowed their first look at Derek Di Grazia's Cross Country Course that they'll be tackling on Saturday.  

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7:00 pm
Sun April 22, 2012

Number Two UK Captures Series Win Over Top Ranked LSU

LEXINGTON, Ky.  --  Freshman Austin Cousino collected a team-best three hits and Zac Zellers launched his fifth homer of the year to lead Number two Kentucky to a series-clinching 7-6 win in the rubber match  with Top-Ranked LSU, in front of 3,086 fans on an overcast Sunday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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6:23 pm
Fri April 20, 2012

Cincinnati Reds Reach Milestone Of 10,000 Wins

CHICAGO -- Cincinnati batted around in the first inning and cruised to a 9-4 win over the Chicago Cubs on Friday for the 10,000th win in franchise history.

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1:26 pm
Fri April 20, 2012

Cat Fight Of Epic Proportions This Weekend

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Extra bleachers have been installed at Cliff Hagan Stadium in anticipation of record crowds for this weekend’s showdown between the top two college baseball teams in the country. 

Number one LSU comes into town to take on number two Kentucky.

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8:49 pm
Tue April 17, 2012

UK's Starting Five All Declaring For NBA Draft

LEXINGTON, Ky.  --  Kentucky's starting lineup of three freshmen and two sophomores did most everything together en route to the school's eighth national title. Now, they will each go their separate ways in the NBA.

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