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Keeneland September Yearling sale continues amidst pandemic

"The market is still pretty strong if you have a really good horse," Samantha McGreevy with Taylor Made Sales Agency said.

Thousands peacefully protest outside the Kentucky Derby

This year's Kentucky Derby is a surreal distillation of the crises facing the country in 2020.

Lottery launches new game based on actual horse races

$2 million in annual sales expected.

Five-day July race meet at Keeneland generates $63 million handle

Keeneland held its unprecedented race meet in July after being forced to cancel racing in the spring due to the coronavirus.

Day 3 of Keeneland Summer Meet: War of Will wins Maker’s Mark Mile, Four Grace sets record

Day three of Keeneland's five day Summer meet saw a close race between War of Will and Parlor in the Grade 1 Maker's Mark Mile.

New “crop rule” in Kentucky horse racing intends to demonstrate humane treatment of horses

LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) - Six times, that’s it. The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission says a rider can use their crop, commonly referred to as...

Commission proposes limit on jockey’s use of whip

Hearings, reviews still must be completed

Belmont Stakes set for June 20 without fans

Belmont Stakes marks opening leg of the Triple Crown for the first time in history.

Racing resumes at Churchill Downs, Preakness Stakes set

Preakness Stakes set for Oct. 3, four weeks after Kentucky Derby

Horse racing to resume Friday at Santa Anita Park

Park receives approval from Los Angeles County health officials

Some Churchill Downs employees working, questions remain

Union reports employees at track betting windows haven't been notified of plans

WATCH: Ky. Historical Society shares a taste of Kentucky Derby traditions

While many people are feeling the Derby Day blues, Kentucky Historical Society has a peak into the past to teach us how the Kentucky Derby came to be.

Kentucky Derby moved to Sept. 5

The Courier-Journal reports the Kentucky Derby is postponed until September.

Servis, 26 others indicted in horse-doping scheme

Authorities in New York have charged more than two dozen horse trainers, veterinarians and others.

Harness racing begins at track on Kentucky-Tennessee border

A new harness racing facility near the Kentucky-Tennessee border is hosting its inaugural meet.

Animal activists gathered to protest outside of Keeneland

It's the last weekend of the fall meet at Keeneland and chanting for your choice horse to win wasn't the only chants going on.

New California law allows suspension of horse racing

California's governor has signed a law clearing the way for regulators to suspend the horse racing license for beleaguered Santa Anita Park after the deaths of 30 horses at the famous track.

Third horse dies during Keeneland’s spring meet

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Keeneland confirms a third horse has died during this year's spring meet. Keeneland says a horse named Amandine was injured during...

Vekoma wins Blue Grass Stakes, earns bid in the Kentucky Derby

LEXINGTON, KY (Keeneland)- Gatsas Stable and R.A. Hill Stable’s Vekoma took command from Somelikeithotbrown in the middle of the far turn and went on...

Keeneland’s Spring Meet draws big crowd opening day

Keeneland's Spring Meet started on a Thursday for the first time in 60 years.

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UPDATE: Beshear has not signed National Guard order yet for Louisville

Regardless decision, fear is groups on either side will react