You can fit 45 Thoroughbreds on a DC-8. But horses crossing an ocean to race in the Breeders’ Cup have more legroom than some of the fans who flew into Louisville this week.
Here’s a strong field of facts and figures to help Derby-centric race fans better understand the international ins and outs of the Breeders’ Cup.
Say you’re a horse. An ambitious horse. How would you, a fleet-footed quadruped, sign up to run in the Breeders’ Cup?
Some must-sees for out-of-town guests to check out during the Breeders' Cup.
A rundown of this weekend's races.
Food, drink and event suggestions from local experts
We'll also be giving away tickets to the Breeders' Cup!
A quick rundown of the major events going on during Breeders' Cup weekend away from the track
Follow Louisville.com, our Twitter feed and our Facebook Fan Page for the latest news on the Breeders' Cup, both the races and the parties.
Snooki wasn't the only feisty one on the Jersey Shore over the weekend as Bob Baffert-trained Preakness winner Lookin At Lucky won Monmouth Park's $1 million Haskell Invitational.
Thoroughbred racing's Super Bowl will be held at Churchill Downs on Nov. 5-6 this year and Nov. 4-5 next year - the first time the track has held the event in back-to-back years.
A summary of local news for May 27, 2010