Churchill Downs


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Noun1.Churchill Downs - a racetrack for thoroughbred racing in LouisvilleChurchill Downs - a racetrack for thoroughbred racing in Louisville; site of the Kentucky Derby
Louisville - the largest city in Kentucky; located in north central Kentucky on the Ohio river; site of the Kentucky Derby
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These enhancements at Churchill Downs are just one way were investing in the Louisville area, said Hood Harris, president, AT&T Kentucky.
The inside post is regarded as a potentially major obstacle to success in the 20-runner field at Churchill Downs. No horse has won the $2.2 million event from stall one since Ferdinand in 1986 - and that victory came after a 23-year gap for gate one.
have signed a three-year contract that will make the sport and event graphics company the licensee for the track's popular "Art of the Kentucky Derby" series and other Churchill Downs artwork from 2002 to 2004.
Construction of the hotel and banquet space represents the second time Louisville, Kentucky-based Churchill Downs has expanded the Oxford facility since purchasing the property for $160 million in 2013.
Churchill Downs specialist Borel reckons he has another live Derby chance with Take Charge Indy.
Churchill Downs Incorporated (NASDAQ: CHDN), a US-based company that owns and operates four Thoroughbred racing facilities, has reported an increase in overnight race purses for the 39-day Spring Meet.
17 December 2014 - US-based race track and casino operator Churchill Downs Inc.
Churchill Downs Inc has entered into a landmark agreement with the Stronach Group after receiving approval from the state of Florida.
Miner 5.20 Churchill Downs He's my mount in the Marathon and I like him.
The company president, Kevin Flanery, said, 'This 10-percent increase in our overnight purses is good news for owners and trainers who have continued to race their horses at Churchill Downs despite intensifying competitive pressures from racing states with purses boosted by additional gaming revenues.
At the time, board members said they wanted Churchill Downs to make a "good faith effort" to bring in more female and minority investors over the next 90 days so they would constitute up to 10 percent of the ownership interest.