January 11, 2021
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Emerald Downs will open its 50-day live racing season on Wednesday, May 19, and continue through Thursday, Sept. 23. The 2021 dates were approved during...
December 22, 2020
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A bill to ban race-day doping of horses and set national medication and track-safety standards for the horse-racing industry is nearing the...
September 28, 2020
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Track announcer Dave Rodman emceed with a mask covering his face, while stakes coordinator Coley Blind and racing secretary Jillian Tullock pulled the pills to...
September 11, 2020
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BALTIMORE (AP) — The official state song “Maryland, My Maryland” will not be performed before the Preakness next month because the lyrics are perceived by...
September 10, 2020
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Anothertwistafate ran down Papa's Golden Boy at the top of the stretch and won the Grade III race by 4 1/2 lengths.
September 9, 2020
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Anothertwistafate has a chance to give trainer Blaine Wright another big milestone — his first victory in the Longacres Mile — on Thursday night at...
September 8, 2020
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Owner Tim Floyd, who wrote a children's book about the adopted horse, has high hopes for Myuddermamasapaint on the racetrack. He is scheduled to run...
September 4, 2020
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Lucarelli never made it to the big leagues in baseball, but he has become the leading trainer in the history of Emerald Downs and undoubtedly...
August 31, 2020
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — D. Wayne Lukas, a four-time Kentucky Derby-winning trainer, is back at his Churchill Downs barn after recovering from COVID-19. Lukas, who...
August 12, 2020
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"It's certainly different than when you have a huge crowd here, but we've put on a pretty good show," said track president Phil Ziegler.