Van Berg, McPeek Ellis-raced 2-year-olds primed for Kentucky Downs

HENDERSON, Ky. (Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017) -- Ellis Park’s meet ends Monday. But horses who ran at the track will be prominent at Kentucky next race meet: Kentucky Downs. And beyond. Northern Trail, with Channing Hill up, winning a July 8 grass [...]

What’s up at Ellis Park this weekend, Aug. 25-27

FRIDAY Gentlemen’s Day. Gentlemen can enjoy free cigars (courtesy Cigar Cigar) and Four Roses bourbon tasting and register to win prizes after each race (sign up in the north end of the grandstand tunnel, closest to the grassy picnic area). Sponsored [...]

Joe Kristufek’s Ellis Park picks for Friday, Aug. 25

Joe Kristufek is Ellis Park's paddock analyst and morning-line odds-maker. Coady Photography Selections provided by Ellis Park morning-line odds maker Joe Kristufek, who has an extensive background in the horse racing industry as an analyst, on-air talent and [...]