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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 [...]

Joe Kristufek’s Ellis Park picks for Friday, Sept. 1

By | August 30th, 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 Note:Ellis Park does race this Friday. However, the track does not have live racing this Saturday, Sept. 2, to accommodate the [...]

The Player gets back in groove with allowance win

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

HENDERSON, Ky. (Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017) — Trainer Buff Bradley put The Player in Sunday's $42,000 Ellis Park allowance feature with the intention of getting a confidence boost in the 4-year-old colt’s third start off [...]

‘Galloping (great)Grandma’ Sue Martin going strong at 63

By | August 26th, 2017|Categories: Horse Racing, News, News releases, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Sue Martin, a 63-year-old great-grandmother, won earlier in the meet aboard Golden Fire Fly, trained by her husband, Wayne. Coady Photography HENDERSON, Ky. (Saturday, August 26, 2017) — They call her the Galloping [...]