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American Pharoah’s Triple Crown is AP sports story of year

American Pharoah's sweep of the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes for horse racing's first Triple Crown since 1978 has been selected the sports story of the year in an annual vote conducted by The Associated Press.

Dual classic winner War Emblem arrives in U.S.

GEORGETOWN, KY - Old Friends, the Thoroughbred Retirement Center in Georgetown, KY, is happy to announce that dual-classic winner War Emblem is back in...

Derby & Preakness winner War Emblem to retire at Old Friends

Old Friends, the Thoroughbred Retirement Center in Georgetown, KY, will welcome its second Kentucky Derby winner this fall when War Emblem, winner of the 2002 Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, will return to the Bluegrass from Japan.

Danzig Moon euthanized after being injured in race

The thoroughbred racing horse who came in 5th in the Kentucky Derby was reportedly euthanized today after breaking his hind leg during a race. According to Blood-Horse, Danzig Moon was hurt in the Plate Trial Stakes at Woodbine.

Traffic Alert: Interstate lane and ramp closures for Derby

There are some lane and ramp closures in Louisville on Saturday for Kentucky Derby traffic. Find out what you need to know before heading to the track.

Chef Ouita Michel’s Woodford Reserve-inspired Derby Day recipes

These Derby Day favorites get a little extra Kentucky flair thanks to the addition of Woodford Reserve.

Woodford Reserve releases 2015 Kentucky Derby bottle

With the Kentucky Derby less than two months away, Woodford Reserve released their 2015 Kentucky Derby commemorative bottle on Thursday.

Exhibit to showcase Derby’s star appeal

A museum is planning a spring opening for a new exhibit showcasing the Kentucky Derby's star appeal.

Kentucky Derby Festival app available for Android, iOS

Louisville is in the home stretch leading to the 2015 Kentucky Derby Festival, and people anxious for its arrival can download an app for mobile devices to maximize the experience.

Churchill selects successor to track announcer

Churchill Downs has a new track announcer, who will be the voice of the Kentucky Derby.

Silver Charm Retiring In Comfort

Silver Charm has been at Old Friends Farm for about a week. Silver Charm came from Japan.

Keeneland Moves Blue Grass Stakes To Opening Weekend Of Spring Meet; Increases Purse To $1 Million

The Toyota Blue Grass Stakes will be run on the first Saturday of the Spring Meet at Keeneland instead of the second, the track announced on Friday. The purse will increase to $1 million, making it one of North America's richest Kentucky Derby prep races.

Woodford Reserve Donates $26,000 To Old Friends Retirement Center

Woodford Reserve donated $26,000 to Old Friends Retirement Center in Scott County. The money was raised during the selling of 89 exclusive $1000 Mint Julep Cups during the Kentucky Derby.

Blue Grass Stakes Winner Euthanized After Training Accident

The horse that won the Blue Grass Stakes at Keeneland in April was euthanized after a training accident. Dance With Fate was galloping at Del Mar in California early Thursday morning when he bolted to the outside fence near the far turn, crashed into the fence and fell.

Big Donation Given To ‘Old Friends’ Thoroughbred Retirement Farm

Jockey Rosie Napravnik and Wild Turkey distiller Jimmy Russel presented a check on Friday for $35,000 to 'Old Friends' thoroughbred retirement farm in Scott County. The money was raised during the Triple Crown campaign.

Big Donation Given To ‘Old Friends’ Thoroughbred Retirement Farm

Jockey Rosie Napravnik and Wild Turkey distiller Jimmy Russel presented a check on Friday for $35,000 to 'Old Friends' thoroughbred retirement farm in Scott County. The money was raised during the Triple Crown campaign.

Kentucky Derby Horse ‘Intense Holiday’ Euthanized

Kentucky Derby horse 'Intense Holiday' was put down Thursday following a battle with laminitis, according to Starlight Racing.

Oaks Day: Celebrated At Keeneland

Hundreds of people came in small groups to relax and watch the Oaks, from a distance

Keeneland Plans Oaks And Derby Day Celebrations

Keeneland will throw the biggest party in Lexington for the Kentucky Oaks on Friday and the Kentucky Derby on Saturday.

Beef, Bourbon, Bacon And Blue Burgers

This 2013 Winning Derby Burger Challenge Recipe was created by Bill Keyer of Louisville.

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