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  1. Napravnik's Career Celebrated at ChurchillRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Blood Horse

    Napravnik is the first female rider to capture the Kentucky Oaks in its 140-year history as well as the Breeders' Cup Distaff and Breeders' Cup Juvenile . She was honored following Saturday's sixth race, which was named in her honor as "The Run for the Rosie."

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  2. Churchill Downs Inc.'s Acquisition Of Big Fish Games Looks Riskier Than Online GamblingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    I noted in October that Churchill Downs Inc. had deviated from their long term strategy of using low levels of debt. This news confirms my opinion that Churchill Downs Inc. is currently a very different company than they were in previous periods.

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  3. Bourbonola and BrewstilleriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    How's that again? These are coined words from the bourbon industry, learned on a recent trip along Kentucky's Bourbon Trail. The first is a combination of bourbon and a cola, a concoction which one company tried - unsuccessfully - to market during Prohibition.

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  4. Del Mar leaders, schedule, horse racing notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | LA Daily News

    Napravnik, who shocked the racing world when she announced she was pregnant with her first child and was retiring after her victory aboard Untapable in the Breeders' Cup Distaff on Oct. 31, is the only woman to ride a Kentucky Oaks winner. She's done it twice, aboard Believe You Can in the 2012 Oaks and again this past May with Untapable.

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  5. Go Baby Go! Retired at 26, Rosie Napravnik is ready to focus on familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    She's having a baby. It's news that came as a bit of a shocker when Rosie Napravnik, the nation's leading female rider, announced she's retiring after winning the Breeders' Cup Distaff on her beloved Kentucky Oaks winner, Untapable.

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  6. Big Fish acquisition leverages Churchill Downs as a competitor in online, mobile gaming worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Business Journal

    Churchill Downs Inc., owner of Churchill Downs racetrack in Louisville, said it will be at the forefront of the online and mobile gaming industry with the acquisition of Big Fish Games. Churchill Downs Inc. said the nearly $900 million acquisition of Big Fish Games Inc. will place the company at the "forefront" of the mobile and online gaming industry, particularly social casino gaming.

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  7. Retired female jockey to be honored by Churchill DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    After months of investigating the Southeast Bullitt Fire department, WDRB took our questions to the chief, and he wasn't happy with our questions. Don't miss his reactions to our questions tonight at 10 on WDRB News.

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  8. Churchill Downs to Buy Big Fish GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    Churchill Downs Inc., whose namesake venue hosts the Kentucky Derby, is entering the mobile and online videogame sector, announcing a deal to buy Big Fish Games for up to $885 million, which includes additional potential payments.

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  9. Big Fish Games to be acquired for $885 million by racetrack operator...Read the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Techmeme

    Big Fish Games to be acquired for $885 million by racetrack operator Churchill Downs - Seattle-based Big Fish Games, one of the largest privately-held tech companies in the Northwest, has agreed to be be acquired by Churchill Downs Inc. for $885 million. Churchill Downs Inc

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  10. Churchill to Honor Recently Retired NapravnikRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Blood Horse

    Recently retired jockey Rosie Napravnik, a two-time winner of the Kentucky Oaks and only female rider to win the race in its 140-year history, will be honored for her career accomplishments in a special ceremony Saturday, Nov. 15, at Napravnik will be honored in the ceremony in the track's every day winner's circle after the day's sixth race, which has been dubbed "The Run for Rosie" in her honor.

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  11. Churchill Downs Reels in a Mobile Strategy With Big Fish GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | TheStreet.com

    The deal gives Louisville, Ky.-based Churchill Downs, operator of the Kentucky Derby, entry in the fast growing online and mobile gambling space. Seattle-based Big Fish, founded in 2002, has a library of about 3,950 online and mobile games.

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  12. Churchill Downs Inc. to acquire Big Fish GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Business Journal

    Churchill Downs Inc. has agreed to acquire Big Fish Games, one of the world's largest producers and distributors of mobile and online gaming. Churchill Downs Inc. plans to acquire one of the world's largest producers and distributors of mobile and online gaming.

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  13. Churchill Downs buying online game producer Big Fish of SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | HeraldNet

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.- Churchill Downs Inc. says it has agreed to buy Seattle-based online and mobile game producer Big Fish in a deal worth up to $885 million. Both companies' boards have approved the sale, which is pending regulatory approval.

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  14. Seattle casual game-maker Big Fish Games acquired in $885 million dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Business Journal

    Big Fish Games was acquired by Kentucky-based Churchill Downs Inc. in a $885-million deal, Churchill Downs announced in a press release Wednesday. Bring on the mint juleps: The company that hosts the Kentucky Derby, Churchill Downs Inc., will acquire Seattle's Big Fish Games for $885 million, the companies announced Wednesday .

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  15. Fair Grounds continues to make mandated improvements prior to upcoming Thoroughbred meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | NOLA.com

    The Fair Grounds has begun the process of installing video screens in the paddock and infield for the upcoming Thoroughbred meet, according to a progress report given in a Louisiana State Racing Commission meeting on Monday. The two video screens were promised by Churchill Downs Inc., the parent company of the Fair Grounds, as a condition to getting their racing license renewed .

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  16. NY casino reviews will continue at least 11 more daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Rita Cox of Saratoga Casino and Raceway, left, and Austin Miller of Churchill Downs Inc. field question about the Capital View Casino and Resort proposal Monday afternoon. The New York Gaming Commission's siting board concluded its Monday session after three hours of private discussions without any conclusions.

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  17. Court's return from injury solidified in three-win dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | USA Today

    Jon Court has been waiting for that breakthrough day to show the world that he's back and riding as well as ever after shattering his hand in a spill during the last race Kentucky Derby Day. Court's return from injury solidified in three-win day Jon Court has been waiting for that breakthrough day to show the world that he's back and riding as well as ever after shattering his hand in a spill during the last race Kentucky Derby Day.

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  18. Kentucky, another challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | LaGrange Daily News

    The bitter disappointment of the Florida game leaves one with a litany of thoughts, the most discomforting one being that - even with Georgia becoming an overachieving team of late - the Bulldogs are a few players shy of a championship team.

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  19. Meriwether Lewis Clark, Jr and Churchill DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The Clark family were very influential in the early days of the city of Louisville. George Rogers Clark founded the city during the American Revolution, and his brother-William Clark-would use Louisville as one of the starting points of the famous Lewis & Clark Expedition.

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  20. Despite flaws and challenges, Florida State keeps winningRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Florida State football has lost plenty the last two years. NFL teams drafted 18 Seminoles, nine in the first two rounds.

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