Thoroughbred Racing

Derby, Preakness Champ Silver Charm Back In The Bluegrass

Dec 1, 2014

Former Kentucky Derby winner Silver Charm has returned to Kentucky to live out his days as a celebrity at a retirement farm.

Memorial To Be Held For Cigar November 14th

Nov 5, 2014

A memorial service will be held on Nov. 14 for Cigar, the two-time Horse of the Year.

Wise Dan Out Of Breeders' Cup With Ankle Injury

Oct 13, 2014

Two-time defending Breeders' Cup Mile champion Wise Dan has withdrawn from this month's race at Santa Anita because of an ankle injury.

120 Yearlings Sold At Opening Day At Keeneland

Sep 8, 2014

Keeneland says two fillies sold for more than $1 million each on a "robust" opening day of its September Yearling Sale.

California Chrome 3-5 Favorite In Saturday's Belmont

Jun 4, 2014

California Chrome is the 3-5 early favorite to win the Belmont Stakes and become horse racing's 12th Triple Crown champion.

Bobby's Kitten 3-1 Favorite In Bluegrass Stakes

Apr 9, 2014

Bobby's Kitten is the early favorite for Saturday's $750,000 Blue Grass Stakes at Keeneland.

Keeneland Dumping Polytrack After Spring Meet

Apr 2, 2014

Officials at Keeneland are confirming that this will be the last meet to feature polytrack.

Trainer Steve Asmussen's nomination to the Racing Hall of Fame has been put on hold pending an animal abuse investigation.

An equine library will hold a major book sale starting Thursday.  WUKY’s Chase Cavanaugh has more.

Regulation To Safeguard Horses Hits Snag In Ky.

Aug 27, 2012

FRANKFORT, Ky.  -- A proposed regulation that would allow only government veterinarians to administer race-day drugs to horses has hit a snag in Kentucky.