They might be just 3 years old, but the 20 horses expected to start this year's Kentucky Derby are some of the most talented athletes in the world. Most of the thoroughbreds -- including the favorite to win this year's run for the roses, California Chrome -- have already arrived at Churchill Downs ... More >>
On Saturday, May 4, people from all over the world will flock to Louisville to watch the "most exciting two minutes in sports" as the 139th running of the Kentucky Derby returns to Churchill Downs. For 20 horses and their riders, this is the culmination of their dreams. Open only to three year-old ... More >>
Photo by Anais AlexandreA cocktail to cure any ailment.According to Merriam-Webster, a julep is a nectarous syrup, sometimes mixed with alcohol or medicine. (And who wouldn't be cured by that?)You have to admit there is a certain romantic appeal to pre-prohibition cocktails. A mint julep, the Ken ... More >>
Today, under the council oak tree, Charlie Crist will powwow with the Seminole Tribe. At their Hollywood casino, the powerful tribe will host the signing ceremony of the Seminole Compact, a gaming deal that is expected to generate billions for the state, and many more for the already flush Semino ... More >>
Saturday's Kentucky Derby favorite arrives fresh from South Florida.
The past, present, and future of horse racing are all in South Florida
Owner John Brunetti is determined to save Hialeah Park, but market pressures may spell doom after 76 years of racing