Rich Strike Owner May File Protest Over Hot Rod Charlie’s Footwear In Lukas Classic – Horse Racing News

by Ray Paulick|10.04.202210.04.2022|7:34pm8:18pm Hot Rod Charlie (right) and close-up of his right front (EquiSport Photos) As if the Grade 2 Lukas Classic on Oct. 1 at Churchill Downs didn’t have enough controversy with the fighting finish between winner Hot Rod Charlie and jockey Tyler Gaffalione and runner-up Rich Strike andContinue Reading

Stephen Foster Hopeful Last Samurai Tunes Up At Churchill After Transfer To Lukas – Horse Racing News

by Churchill Downs Media Office|06.26.2022|1:48pm Last Samurai and Jon Court en route to a four-length win in Oaklawn Handicap Willis Horton’s Oaklawn Handicap (G2) winner Last Samurai completed his major preparation Sunday toward Saturday’s $750,000 Stephen Foster (G2) but it was for new trainer D. Wayne Lukas instead of DallasContinue Reading

D. Wayne Lukas: The Coach

In the 1980s and 1990s, Pat Riley and Phil Jackson dominated the National Basketball Association coaching ranks, accounting for 10 championships between them. But during the same time frame another basketball coach was even more dominant than the two NBA legends, he just chose to ply his trade in aContinue Reading