Goldikova, Uncle Mo Among Breeders’ Cup Headliners

The 28th Breeders’ Cup Championships get underway tomorrow afternoon at Churchill Downs. The event includes 15 races over two days, featuring some of the world’s top thoroughbred champions. Breeders’ Cup President Craig Fravel says one of this year’s big story lines is the return of Goldikova, the six year old Irish mare seeking a fourth… Continue reading Goldikova, Uncle Mo Among Breeders’ Cup Headliners

Uncle Mo Won’t Run In Kentucky Derby

Uncle Mo, one of the top contenders in tomorrow’s Kentucky Derby, has been scratched from the race. The colt’s owner, Mike Repole announced this morning that he won’t run Uncle Mo in the Derby because of a lingering gastrointestinal problem that was discovered about a month ago. Uncle Mo was the 9-2 second choice in… Continue reading Uncle Mo Won’t Run In Kentucky Derby

Decision On Uncle Mo’s Derby Status Coming Soon

The owner of Kentucky Derby contender Uncle Mo says he’ll decide no later than tomorrow morning at 9:30 whether his colt will run in the Kentucky Derby. Uncle Mo, the 9-2 second favorite in the Derby, has been hampered by gastrointestinal inflammation but was thought to be improving. Owner Mike Repole says he’s having the… Continue reading Decision On Uncle Mo’s Derby Status Coming Soon