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Jason Barkley earns first training victory

By | October 8th, 2017|Categories: Horse Racing, News, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

From Keeneland's media notes: Stella Nova gave Ellis Park-based trainer Jason Barkley his first career victory. Coady Photography Trainer Jason Barkley and owner Thomas Todd’s Oakview Stable both earned their initial triumph when Stella Nova [...]

Flatlined, Groupie Doll seek Grade 1 wins at Keeneland

By | October 6th, 2017|Categories: Horse Events, Horse Racing, News, News releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Flatlined, with Joe Rocco up, edges One Mean Man to take Ellis Park's Cliff Guilliams Handicap. Coady Photography photos LEXINGTON, Ky. — Flatlined, winner of Ellis Park’s Cliff Guilliams Handicap, seeks his first [...]

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, [...]