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Ellis Park looking ahead after record meet

By | September 11th, 2017|Categories: Horse Events, Horse Racing, News, News releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Ellis Park's live meet is over, but the track remains open for training this month. HENDERSON, Ky. (Wednesday, September 6 , 2017) — Ellis Park topped last year’s benchmark meet with an even [...]

Our 2017 champs: Asmussen, Mongo, Lanerie

By | September 4th, 2017|Categories: Events, Horse Events, Horse Racing, News, News releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

HENDERSON, Ky. (Monday, Sept. 4, 2017) — It came down to the next-to-last race of the 2017 Ellis Park meet that ended Monday. But 2016 meet-leader Steve Asmussen repeated as trainer champion, edging 2015 winner [...]

Joe Kristufek’s picks for Monday, Labor (and closing) Day

By | September 3rd, 2017|Categories: Horse Race Betting Tips, Horse Racing, News, News releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

Joe Kristufek is Ellis Park's paddock analyst and morning-line odds-maker. Coady Photography Reminder that Joe and Jimmy will host a special closing-day/Labor Day handicapping seminar at 10:30 a.m. Central in the second-floor Gardenia [...]

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

By | September 2nd, 2017|Categories: Activities, Events, Horse Events, Horse Racing, News, News releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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, [...]

Joe Kristufek’s Ellis Park picks for Sunday, Sept. 3

By | September 1st, 2017|Categories: Events, Horse Race Betting Tips, Horse Racing, News, News releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Reminder that Ellis Park does not race Saturday, Sept. 2, but will be open for simulcasting as usual. Also, we'll be having a special Inside Track with Joey K and Jimmy Mac seminar this Monday [...]

Flooding forces cancelation; Ellis remains open for simulcasting, gaming

By | September 1st, 2017|Categories: Activities, Events, Horse Events, Horse Racing, News, News releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Ellis Park was forced to cancel after today's first race because of flooding on the racetrack, part of the rain deluge gripping the Midwest in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. The track remains open for [...]