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Control System Wins Sunday Feature

(November 23, 2008) – Naveed Chowhan’s Control System took control in deep stretch and then held off a late charge from Awsugahnow to win Sunday’s featured $44,260 Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation purse at Churchill Downs by three-quarters of a length.

Spring Waltz Headlines Field of 12 Falls City Handicap

(November 23, 2008) – Stronach Stable’s Spring Waltz will carry top weight of 120 pounds and concede up to nine pounds to 11 rivals in Thursday’s 94th running of the $150,000-added Falls City Handicap (Grade II) at 1 1/8 miles on the main track at Churchill Downs.

Perseverance Pays Off For Veteran Troilo; Asmussen Looks For Strong Finish in Final Stakes

PERSEVERANCE REWARDED FOR JOCKEY TROILO - Veteran rider Bill Troilo had no idea that Saturday would end up as a memorable afternoon packed with "firsts" for him at Churchill Downs.[asset|height=12|width=100]

Horse of the Year Curlin to Parade Saturday at Churchill Downs

(November 23, 2008) – Stonestreet Stables LLC’s Curlin, North America’s reigning Horse of the Year and the continent’s richest racehorse of all time with earnings of $10,501,800, will be paraded one final time at Churchill Downs on Saturday, Nov. 29 – closing day of the 26-day Fall Meet.

Karelian, Demarcation Dead-Heat in River City Handicap

(November 22, 2008) – Green Lantern Stables Karelian and Amerman Racing Stables Demarcation hit the finish line together and dead-heated Saturday in the 32nd running of the $114,400 River City Handicap (Grade III) at Churchill Downs.

Commentator Assigned 124 For Clark 'Cap; Frankel's Spring Waltz Tops Fall City Weight Assignments