Monthly Archive: April 2011

Apr
20
2011

The Factor arrives at Churchill Downs

The Factor

The Factor, who came in 7th as the favorite in the G1 Arkansas Derby at Oaklawn Park (won by ArchArchArch), arrived at Churchill Downs yesterday by van from southern California. The Factor is trained by Bob Baffert.


Apr
20
2011

ArchArchArch arrives at Churchill Downs

ArchArchArch

ArchArchArch rejoined trainer William “Jinks” Fires at his barn at Churchill Downs yesterday. ArchArchArch most recently won the G1 Arkansas Derby at Oaklawn Park over Nehro, trained by Steve Asmussen. Both horses have secured enough earnings to be guaranteed a spot in the gate for the Kentucky Derby on May 7th.


Apr
20
2011

Mucho Macho Man gallops at Churchill Downs

Mucho Macho Man

Mucho Macho Man took to the track to stretch his legs yesterday morning at Churchill Downs. Mucho Macho Man, who won the G2 Risen Star, is trained by Kathy Ritvo, who is attempting to become the first female trainer to win the Kentucky Derby.


Apr
20
2011

Joyful Victory at Churchill Downs

Joyful Victory

Kentucky Oaks hopeful Joyful Victory arrived at Churchill Downs yesterday.


Apr
19
2011

Astrology works out at Churchill Downs

Astrology

Astrology worked out at Churchill Downs yesterday for trainer Steve Asmussen. He went 4 furlongs and covered the distance in 50:40. While Astrology is currently 13th on the graded stakes earnings list and would qualify to run in the Kentucky Derby on May 7th, he is more likely to be running in either the G3 …

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