Ellis Juvenile, Debutante fields go farther than McPeek favorites

HENDERSON, Ky. (Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017) — Though much of the attention on Sunday’s $75,000 Ellis Park Juvenile and Ellis Park Debutante has centered on the Kenny McPeek-trained favorites Ten City and Sunny Skies, the capacity fields for both stakes [...]

Tiger Moth slight favorite over Danzatrice in Grade 3 Groupie Doll

HENDERSON, Ky. (Thursday, August 10, 2017) — A capacity and well-matched field of 12 fillies and mares came together Thursday for Sunday’s $100,000, Grade 3 Groupie Doll Stakes, Ellis Park’s signature race. As they have been throughout the meet, Brad [...]

July 3 recap: Buff Bradley teams with Calvin Borel for 500th training win — then 501

Buff Bradley/Coady Photography HENDERSON, Ky. (Monday, July 3, 2017) — Start the countdown: Buff Bradley is only 499 wins away from his 1,000th victory training racehorses. Bradley earned his 500th victory with Kiss My Note, owned by the [...]

Ellis Park’s opening day highlights: Jon Court earns 600th win at the track

Today's headlines: Jon Court earns 600th career win at Ellis Park Arnold, Hernandez win a pair for iconic Calumet, Madden family Mr Ashley wins first 2-year-old maiden race Caberneigh earns 17th career victory at age 12 Three horses scratched after [...]