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Hancock ships Amberspatriot to Prairie Meadows for Prairie Gold Lassie

By | July 27th, 2017|Categories: Horse Racing, News, News releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The John Hancock-trained 2-year-old fillies Amberspatriot (forefront) and Waki Patriot on the track before training at Ellis Park. Jennie Rees photo HENDERSON, Ky. (Wednesday, July 26, 2017) — This is how confident John [...]

Joe Kristufek’s Ellis Park picks for Friday, July 29, 2017

By | July 23rd, 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 Selections provided by Ellis Park morning-line odds maker Joe Kristufek, who has an extensive background in the horse racing industry as [...]

Bernhardt recap: Wilbo edges Manhattan Mischief for first stakes victory

By | July 22nd, 2017|Categories: Activities, Events, Horse Racing, News, News releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Favored Wilbo, with Corey Lanerie up, edged Manhattan Mischief to take Ellis Park's Don Bernhardt. Coady Photography HENDERSON, Ky. (Saturday, July 22, 2017) — Chris Wilkins' favored Wilbo earned his first stakes victory, punching [...]

Snow joke: The Gipper wins one for owner Flurry on steamy day

By | July 22nd, 2017|Categories: Horse Racing, News, News releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

HENDERSON, Ky. (Friday, July 21, 2017) — Horse owner Staton Flurry thought it was a good sign when Ellis Park bugler Bret Birkhead started playing “Let It Snow” before the post parade. Flurry, for obvious [...]

Ellis Park update: Wilbo, The Truth or Else head Bernhardt

By | July 21st, 2017|Categories: Activities, Events, Horse Events, Horse Racing, News, News releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Wilbo, #4 in the middle  with the orange and white silks and blue cap, couldn't hold off Limousine Liberal (outside in white and black silks) in Churchill Downs' Grade 3 Aristides. But he doesn't [...]

Joe Kristufek’s Ellis Park picks for Sunday, July 23, 2017

By | July 21st, 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 Selections provided by Ellis Park morning-line odds maker Joe Kristufek, who has an extensive background in the horse racing industry as [...]