Very interesting. Arlington and Illinois TwinSpires.com are briefly mentioned.http://www.kentucky.com/2013/04/24/2613937/churchill-downs-reports-record.html#storylink=rss?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter
That won't stop them from buying a casino in Maine for $160 million in cash.http://www.courier-journal.com/article/20130329/BUSINESS/303290075/Churchill-Downs-buy-Maine-casino
A conversation on Twitter:
5, 6, 6 horse fields to start #Churchill's opening nite.
@CJ_Jennie Must be saving their horses for the September meet.
@DRFGrening @CJ_Jennie They're all running at Indiana Downs and getting read for Presque Isle. It's really sad. #stateoftodaysgame
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I spy NUMEROUS Churchill Downs trainer names in entries at Indiana Downs! KY horse racing needs some help bad! #slotsmoney
@CJ_Jennie @DRFGrening @hbelvoir presque purses dropped a lot of ppl skipping presque this year. I've seen 2 horses from Indiana N 3 years
Saturday night Wine Princess will be 2-5 opening race at Churchill, well back to regular racing where getting a price is tough
Anyone else think the Churchill Card is a little thin for an opening night?