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Team Valor's Meistersinger Rallies Late To Take Sunday Feature

Team Valor International and Gary Barber’s Meistersinger rallied past Scotus and Alstom in the final few jumps to win the $49,470 Sunday afternoon feature at Churchill Downs by a head.

Noble's Promise Takes Aristides, Completes McPeek Stakes Sweep

Chasing Dreams Racing 2008’s favored Noble’s Promise, the fifth-place finisher behind Super Saver in the 2010 Kentucky Derby, returned to Churchill Downs on Saturday and wore down Atta Boy Roy in the stretch to score a one-length victory in the star-studded 23rd running of the $110,300 Grade III Aristides Stakes for 3-year-olds and up at six furlongs.

Salty Strike Rolls in Dogwood; Might Fades to Fifth

Craig B Singer’s Salty Strike took the lead approaching the top of the stretch and drew away to an emphatic 3 ¾-length victory in Saturday’s 37th running of $109,300 Grade III Dogwood Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Churchill Downs.

Mister Marti Gras Captures Friday Feature

Lothenbach Stables, Inc.’s homebred Mister Marti Gras rallied down the stretch and overtook the pace-setting Lonesome Street in the final yards to win the $55,143 Friday afternoon feature at Churchill Downs by a neck.

Churchill Downs to Boost Overnight Purses 10 Percent

Effective Thursday, June 9, Churchill Downs will raise overnight race purses 10 percent because of higher than expected all-sources wagering levels through the first half of the 39-day Spring Meet.

Blame's 'Little Sis' Might Tries Dogwood

Adele Dilschneider and Claiborne Farm’s Might, a full sister to $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic (Grade I) winner Blame, will attempt to extend a two-race win streak when she steps up to face stakes opponents for the first time in Saturday’s 37th running of the $100,000-added Dogwood Stakes (GIII) fo

Grade I Winners 'Candyman', Here Comes Ben Top Aristides

A strong field of eight accomplished sprinters headed by Grade I stakes winners Capt Candyman Can and Here Comes Ben and defending winner Riley Tucker has been entered to compete in Saturday’s 23rd running of the $100,000-added Aristides (Grade III) at Churchill Downs.

Sassy Image Rallies Late to Nab Winning Colors

 Jerry Romans’ Sassy Image collected her fifth win in six starts at Churchill Downs when she narrowly defeated Beat the Blues by a head in the eighth running of the Grade III, $111,600 Winning Colors for fillies and mares ages three and up on Memorial Day.

The Underling Rolls in Churchill Downs Return

Alex G Campbell Jr’s homebred The Underling took the lead at the three-eighths pole and increased his advantage throughout the stretch to win Sunday’s $51,065 feature at Churchill Downs by four lengths.