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Ashley Anderson

Ashley Anderson was born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky. She previously worked as a staff writer in her hometown before serving as an editor for Bleacher Report while based in New York and LA. She's a fan of the New England Patriots, Louisville City soccer, college football and basketball, and is still trying to quit the fantasy football league she joined back in 2013.

Maryland Juvenile S. field analysis and exotics plays
Maryland Juvenile S. field analysis and exotics plays

2022-12-01T19:32:29.078ZAshley Anderson

Seven two-year-olds will sprint seven furlongs at Laurel Park on Saturday in the $100,000 Maryland Juvenile S., headlined by undefeated Frosted colt Post Time.
Fair Grounds racing trends
Fair Grounds racing trends

2022-11-17T20:44:38.604ZAshley Anderson

To get you prepared for the 2022-23 meet in Louisiana, we explore some of the top racing trends at Fair Grounds.
Bolt d'Oro two-year-olds make mark on turf, overseas
Bolt d'Oro two-year-olds make mark on turf, overseas

2022-11-16T19:05:22.052ZAshley Anderson

Bolt d’Oro added six more winners to bring his total to 21 from 67 runners, with one of those victories coming in the Pilgrim S. (G2) at Belmont.
Who were the founders of the Breeders' Cup and what legacy did they create?
Who were the founders of the Breeders' Cup and what legacy did they create?

2022-10-31T22:02:23.237ZAshley Anderson

On April 23, 1982, John Gaines made a surprise announcement at the Kentucky Derby Festival's "They're Off" luncheon, revealing his vision for an international racing event known today as the Breeders’ Cup World Championships.
Breeders' Cup Juvenile trends on the Road to the Kentucky Derby
Breeders' Cup Juvenile trends on the Road to the Kentucky Derby

2022-10-26T21:32:56.146ZAshley Anderson

Below we look at the last nine Juvenile winners, plus where they placed in Road to the Kentucky Derby prep races that followed and how they performed along the Triple Crown trail.
Breeders' Cup trainer and jockey trends since 2017
Breeders' Cup trainer and jockey trends since 2017

2022-10-25T18:53:46.728ZAshley Anderson

Below we look at those trainers and jockeys who have been especially successful over the last five years, as we examine the top connections at the Breeders' Cup since 2017.
Breeders' Cup speed figure trends at Keeneland
Breeders' Cup speed figure trends at Keeneland

2022-10-20T18:31:59.353ZAshley Anderson

To get you ready for Breeders' Cup weekend, let's look at the top speed figures in each of the 14 Grade 1 races based on the two previous World Championships held at Keeneland.
Top 5 horse racing songs
Top 5 horse racing songs

2022-10-18T18:51:47.454ZAshley Anderson

We look at the top five horse racing songs customarily played at Thoroughbred racetracks around the country, and give honorable mention to one toe-tapping tune broadcast before a harness race in Ohio as well as a beloved ballad sung by racegoers Down Under.
Ballezzi Appreciation Mile S. field analysis and exotics plays
Ballezzi Appreciation Mile S. field analysis and exotics plays

2022-10-17T22:05:17.759ZAshley Anderson

A field of nine three-year-olds and older will race one mile over the dirt in the $100,000 M.P. Ballezzi Appreciation Mile S. at Parx on Tuesday.
Stallion Season S. field analysis and exotics plays
Stallion Season S. field analysis and exotics plays

2022-10-11T21:13:24.964ZAshley Anderson

Ten three-year-old geldings will race one mile over the Horseshoe Indianapolis dirt in the $100,000 Stallion Season S. on Wednesday.
Keeneland spot plays for Opening Day Oct. 7
Keeneland spot plays for Opening Day Oct. 7

2022-10-06T22:28:34.432ZAshley Anderson

Racing returns to Keeneland on Friday, and all meet long TwinSpires is offering the Daily Double Down, in which you get a 50% bonus, up to $50 daily, on all winning daily double wagers if you hit at least two daily doubles on a given day.
Horseshoe Indianapolis spot plays for Oct. 5
Horseshoe Indianapolis spot plays for Oct. 5

2022-10-05T15:38:54.430ZAshley Anderson

The Miss Indiana S. for two-year-old fillies will kick off a stretch of four straight stakes races on Wednesday's 12-race card at Horseshoe Indianapolis, which includes the Cardinal S., Indiana Futurity, and To Much Coffee S.
Bolt d'Oro rises to top of first-crop sires standings
Bolt d'Oro rises to top of first-crop sires standings

2022-09-15T18:25:57.305ZAshley Anderson

Bolt d’Oro has ascended to the top of the earnings list for 2022 first-crop sires after a handful of his progeny succeeded in recent stakes efforts.