UofL BASEBALL | Another mid week game, another victory

Kade McClure threw seven innings of six hit ball, allowing just one run, as fifth ranked Louisville took care of the University of Cincinnati, 7-1....

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Nyquist is so good opposing Trainers are raving about him

He’s the favorite for Saturday’s 142nd Kentucky Derby. He is unbeaten in his career, a perfect 7-for-7. He is named after Detroit Red Wings player...

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Meet the Native of France who's aboard Gun Runner

His name is Florent Geroux, the jockey of Gun Runner. This native of France might be riding in his first Kentucky Derby, but he has...

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DERBY FESTIVAL | 27th Annual Great Bed Races PHOTO GALLERY

Thirty teams participated in the 27th annual Great Bed Races on Monday night at Broadbent Arena.

The theme of this year’s event was “Race for the...

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Louisville judge drops students' lawsuit against Katina Powell

Jefferson Circuit Judge Mitch Perry has officially dismissed a lawsuit filed against Katina Powell by Kyle Hornback and other University of Louisville students.

Perry ruled...

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DERBY 142 | Steve Asmussen calls Gun Runner the "total package"

Steve Asmussen is a newly crowned Hall of Fame horse trainer with one key prize missing from his trophy case, the Kentucky Derby. He has...

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UofL BASEBALL | Another mid week game, another victory

05/03/2016 08:59 PM

Kade McClure threw seven innings of six hit ball, allowing just one run, as fifth ranked Louisville took care of the University of Cincinnati, 7-1. The Cards keep alive their perfect record in mid week games, and increase their winning streak to six in a row. UofL scored a pair in the first on a Blake Tiberi bases loaded single, and the Cards never looked back. Will Smith smacked his fourth home run, and McClure upped his record to 9-0 in... Read more 

Nyquist is so good opposing Trainers are raving about him

05/03/2016 08:30 PM

He’s the favorite for Saturday’s 142nd Kentucky Derby. He is unbeaten in his career, a perfect 7-for-7. He is named after Detroit Red Wings player Gustav Nyquist. He is the horse Nyquist, the favorite at 3-1, going into Wednesday’s Pill Pull. After the posts are drawn, the odds on the horses will change. Regardless, trainer Bob Baffert, who led American Pharoah to the Triple Crown last year, and who is guiding Mor Spirit this year, says Nyquist is the horse to... Read more 

Meet the Native of France who's aboard Gun Runner

05/03/2016 06:55 PM

His name is Florent Geroux, the jockey of Gun Runner. This native of France might be riding in his first Kentucky Derby, but he has some definite ideas on how he can make his Thoroughbred perform at his best. Gun Runner might not be THE favorite, but the points leader is one of the favorites. Meet Florent Geroux.  Read more 

DERBY FESTIVAL | 27th Annual Great Bed Races PHOTO GALLERY

05/03/2016 04:00 PM

Thirty teams participated in the 27th annual Great Bed Races on Monday night at Broadbent Arena. The theme of this year’s event was “Race for the Cup.” Prizes went to the teams with the three fastest times, as well as for “Best Decorated Bed,” “Most Entertaining,” and “Cone Eater” categories. The results of the 27th annual competition: Champions Division 1 Bluegrass Indoor Karting 33:15 2 Rubbies Southside... Read more 

Louisville judge drops students' lawsuit against Katina Powell

05/03/2016 02:31 PM

Jefferson Circuit Judge Mitch Perry has officially dismissed a lawsuit filed against Katina Powell by Kyle Hornback and other University of Louisville students. Perry ruled that “a current or future student could potentially bring a claim against a university for virtually any negative assertion which has a real or imagined impact on that student’s education. Allowing this claim to go forward would allow these plaintiffs to drastically expand the avenues of civil liability and recovery in the commonwealth of Kentucky.” In... Read more 

DERBY 142 | Steve Asmussen calls Gun Runner the "total package"

05/03/2016 10:07 AM

Steve Asmussen is a newly crowned Hall of Fame horse trainer with one key prize missing from his trophy case, the Kentucky Derby. He has two chances in this year’s Run for the Roses, and is the head trainer of the current points leader Gun Runner. The Chestnut colt has four wins in his last five starts, most recently in the March 26 Louisiana Derby. Asmussen calls Gun Runner the total package and believes he will give him a great... Read more 

Dallas Stewart says Tom's Ready is...well....Ready

05/03/2016 06:30 AM

The Dallas Stewart trained horse Tom’s ready, might not be the darling of the handicappers, oddsshark.com has him at 50-1, but Stewart knows on any given Saturday, a horse can win the Run for the Roses. Stewart has come close. Tom’s Ready finished second in the Louisiana Derby to Gun Runner. And Dallas Stewart the trainer has had his last two horses in the Derby come in second. Maybe 142 (as in Derby Number 142) will be his lucky number.  Read more 

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